- TripBuzz found 21 things to do with kids in or near Cape Girardeau, Missouri, including 1 fun activity for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Cobden.
- From Lazy L Safari Park to Cape Splash Family Aquatic Center, the Cape Girardeau area offers 31 different types of family activities, including: Parks, Water Parks, Movie Theaters and History Museums.
- Located in Southeast Missouri, Cape Girardeau is home to Southeast Missouri University. With nearly 1/3 of the population being that of students, the city is a college town with the university being one of the largest employers. Resting on the Mississippi River, the downtown area is popular with both residents and tourists. This is partially because of the artistic murals on the floodwall that tell the history of the community.
The Brush Hill Preserve is a forest preserve that features a trail loop that passes through an old clearing, an upland forest, a seasonal pond, and an excavated coal pit. The preserve also has a 1-mile moderately difficult loop.
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1237 E Main St Ofc, Carbondale, IL 62901 MoreLess Info
The African American Museum of Southern Illinois is located in the city of Carbondale,. While exhibits vary, many of the displays include quilts, used to reflect the codes that were used by the Underground Railroad during the Civil War.
An eight-screen movie theater, AMC Showplace Carbondale 8 displays first-run feature films using digital projection and sound. The theater offers stadium seating, theater rentals for private events, RealD 3D movies, a game room and a concession area.
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1237 East Main Street, University Mall Space 1048, Carbondale, IL 62901 MoreLess Info
A children's science museum that features a variety of hands-on activities and educational exhibits, The Science Center of Southern Illinois hosts an array of programs. The center also hosts summer camps.
Carbondale's Science Center the is an educational facility that features a wide variety of hands-on displays and exhibits aimed at teaching visitors about science. The facility offers an array of amenities for educators, as well.
A movie theater featuring eight auditoriums, AMC University Place 8 displays first-run feature films. The theater offers RealD 3D movies, independent films, theater rentals for private events and a concession area with food and drinks.
The University Museum at Southern Illinois University Carbondale is part of the college's Museum Studies Program. Nationally accredited, the University is home to 70,000 objects of artwork and displays exhibits in 10,000 square feet of space.
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8588 Route 148, Marion, IL 62959 MoreLess Info
Crab Orchard is a wildlife range which has been facilitated for family trips as well. The place is completely safe and secure. Guides provide accurate information. Many wild animals and rare birds can be sighted.
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20439 Ranch Ln, Marion, IL 62959 MoreLess Info
The Little Egypt Off Road Motorcycle Club is a park that provides visitors access to ride their off-road vehicles. ATVs, dirt bikes, and motorcycles are welcome on the 900-acres of open space, trails, and motorcross tracks the park provides.