- TripBuzz found 233 things to do with kids in or near Buford, Georgia, including 215 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Roswell, Cumming, Lawrenceville and Duluth.
- From Lake Lanier Beach & Water Park to Lake Lanier Islands Resort - Lanierworld, the Buford area offers 96 different types of family activities, including: Water Parks, Parks, Horseback Riding and Boat Rentals.
- A small suburb of Atlanta, Buford is home to the Mall of Georgia, the largest shopping facility in the state. Other recreational and entertainment venues in the area include several parks, a community center and the Gwinnett Environmental & Heritage Center, a cultural museum celebrating the history of the Cherokee and Creek people.
Cooper's Furnace is a free standing stone kiln that dates back to the pre-Civil War era. Now on the National Register of Historic Places, the structure and surrounding park has a pavilion and hiking trails for visitors to enjoy.
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1129 N Tennessee Street, Cartersville, GA 30120 MoreLess Info
A twelve-theater movie multiplex, Carmike Cinemas Plaza 12 shows primarily first-run Hollywood movies with digital video and sound. Some theaters are equipped for 3D, and the theater offers a variety of discount matinees and promotions.
The Grand Theatre is a theater that has the goal of fostering an appreciation for the performing arts through education and cultural events. The theatre has a burgundy and golden color scheme and the lobby has wooden paneling and columns.
Nestled in rural Georgia, the Chatahoochee National Forest is a large wilderness preserve dedicated to combating invasive species, nurturing endangered plans and educating the public about forestry and conservation. It is a popular destination for ginseng harvesting, for which a permit is required.
Once a Victorian mansion, Rose Lawn Museum has been hosting exhibits for over three decades with donations from private collections and historical societies. Its named is derived from the 200 rose bushes that once lined the grounds fence lines and walkways, which the museum is in the process of restoring.
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813 Indian Mounds Road SE, Cartersville, GA 30120 MoreLess Info
Located in Cartersville, Georgia, the Etowah Indian Mounds State Park is a Native American site with historical, religious and political significance. It is open to the public Wednesday through Saturday and is closed on major holidays. Plan to spend up to two hours here.
Named for Tara, the iconic mansion in the film 'Gone With the Wind', the Road To Tara Museum features many items related to the film. Exhibits include reproductions of costumes worn in the movie, beautiful furniture and different editions of the book which inspired the film.
Amusing and educational, Peter Bonner's Historical & Hysterical Tours combine Bonner's love of history and entertainment. He conducts a popular Gone With the Wind Tour and leads interactive school programs, group tours, and does consulting and public speaking.
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4054 Jimmy Lee Smith Parkway, Hiram, GA 30141 MoreLess Info
An entertainment center, Sparkles Family Fun Centers features a roller skating rink along with a laser tag arena and a children's play area. The center provides an arcade with redemption games, a cafe and private event hosting.
Located in the mountains, Sunburst Adventures provides visitors with a range of outdoor activities to try like ATV trail rides, horseback riding, ziplines, flyboarding, and more. There are also peacocks, goats, llamas, and other animals on its property.