Things to Do with Kids in Bardstown, KY

TripBuzz found 23 things to do with kids in or near Bardstown, Kentucky. From Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory to the Louisville Mega Cavern, Bardstown offers a variety of fun, kid-friendly things to do in the area—including 10 family activities perfect for kids with ratings over 90%.

There are 23 different types of family-friendly things to do with kids in or near Bardstown, KY. The most popular types of activities for kids and families include: Museums, Specialty Museums, National & State Parks and Parks.

The attractions in the list below have an average rating of 80%, based on 4,010 total reviews from users of TripBuzz and other popular sites across the web.

There are 0 things to do with kids in Bardstown, and 4 things to do with kids in nearby cities within 25 miles, including: Shepherdsville, Springfield, Taylorsville and Elizabethtown.

Bardstown, KY

Highlights
  • Outdoors - 10 Family Activities
  • Museums & Galleries - 6 Family Activities
  • Amusement - 4 Family Activities
  • Sights & Landmarks - 4 Family Activities

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Lincoln Homestead State Park
1
14.4 Miles

Lincoln Homestead State Park

5079 Lincoln Park Road, Springfield, KY 40069
Hiking Areas, National & State Parks, Historic Sites
Covering 153 acres, the Lincoln Homestead State Park features the house where the president's mother lived, and also a replica of his father's 1782 cabin. A museum, a gift shop, a playground and other amenities are found also in here.

Rating

80%
10 Votes
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Kart Kountry
2
18.0 Miles

Kart Kountry

Paroquet Springs Drive, Shepherdsville, KY 40165
Amusement Parks
Besides the 1.5 mile-long track, the Kart Kountry also has an archery range, arcade games, a mini golf course, batting cages, bumper boats, and several other attractions, such as the Castle Clash, a medieval water fight.

Rating

79%
38 Votes
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Taylorsville Lake State Park
3
19.3 Miles

Taylorsville Lake State Park

1320 Park Road, Taylorsville, KY
Hiking Areas, National & State Parks
With a 3,030 acre lake adding to its own 1,200 acres, the Taylorsville Lake State Park is suited for both water and land activities: in here are found trails which add up to 16 miles, boats for renting and fishing, playgrounds and many others.

Rating

82%
11 Votes
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Freeman Lake Park
4
23.3 Miles

Freeman Lake Park

140 Freeman Lake Park Rd, Elizabethtown, KY
Parks
Covering 170 acres, of which 93 are picnic areas, the Freeman Lake Park also has playgrounds, shelters, a dic golf course, and other amenities. The Lincoln Heritage House and the Sara Bush Johnson Log Cabin are also on the site.

Rating

56%
34 Votes
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Louisville Mega Cavern
5
30.0 Miles

Louisville Mega Cavern

1841 Taylor Avenue, Louisville, KY 40213
Caverns & Caves
The large cave at the Louisville Mega Cavern is home to the world's only completely underground zipline and adventure tour. The attraction features five ziplines and three adventure bridges during the two hour tour while less adventurous visitors can take the historic tram ride tour.

Rating

94%
771 Votes
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Louisville Zoo
6
30.3 Miles

Louisville Zoo

1100 Trevilian Way, Louisville, KY 40213
Zoos
There are currently more than 1,500 animals at the Louisville Zoo. In addition to the animal exhibits within their replica environments, visitors can experience popular movies and documentaries at the on-site 4-D theater.

Rating

80%
297 Votes
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Churchill Downs
7
32.0 Miles

Churchill Downs

700 Central Avenue, Louisville, KY 40208
Historic Sites, Horse Racing
The home of the Kentucky Derby is the Churchill Downs racetrack. Horse races are held throughout the year with the crowning event being the annual Kentucky Derby while Family Fun Days are held each week during the Spring Meet.

Rating

88%
488 Votes
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Kentucky Derby Museum
8
32.0 Miles

Kentucky Derby Museum

704 Central Avenue, Louisville, KY 40208
Museums, Specialty Museums
The Kentucky Derby Museum is the exclusive provider for the famous Churchill Downs Race Course. Tours include the track itself and the museum which details the journey of a race horse from birth to the finish line.

Rating

95%
473 Votes
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Cherokee Park
9
32.3 Miles

Cherokee Park

Willow Avenue and Cherokee Parkway, Louisville, KY
Parks, Mountain Biking, Running & Jogging
The 389.13-acre Cherokee Park has an archery range, basketball courts, biking trails, dog park, fishing lake, picnicking facilities, hiking trails, horseback riding trails, horseshoe pits, tennis courts, and splash pads. The park is home to the Nettleroth Bird Sanctuary.

Rating

95%
96 Votes
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Devine's Corn Maze & Pumpkin Patch
10
32.6 Miles

Devine's Corn Maze & Pumpkin Patch

623 Talmage-Mayo Road, Harrodsburg, KY 40330
Farms & Ranches
There are 2 types of mazes at the Devine's Corn Maze & Pumpkin Patch, as well as other attractions, such as the giant slide, the rubber duck race, the tire mountain, and the new human hamster wheel.

Rating

20%
90 Votes
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