- TripBuzz found 25 things to do with kids in or near Carbondale, Illinois, including 14 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Marion, Makanda and Cobden.
- From Science Center Of Southern Illinois to SIU Arena, the Carbondale area offers 30 different types of family activities, including: Movie Theaters, History Museums, Hiking Trails and Bowling.
- Carbondale lies along the northern edge of the Shawnee National Forest in southern Illinois. Railroad constructed helped to found the town in the mid-1800s, which is still reflected through preserved railroad stations and a museum. A lively entertainment center also caters to many young adults due to the presence of the main campus of Southern Illinois University.
Found in Superman's home town, the Super Museum & Souvenir Store is a museum based on the various portrayals of Superman. The main attraction of the museum is an over 20,000 item collection of Superman memorabilia.
Featuring 16 lanes, SuperBowl Family Entertainment Center offers open bowling with shoe rental and a pro shop. The center features arcade games, a pool room, darts, casino gaming, a full service kitchen and a cocktail lounge.
The story of New France is put on display at the Bolduc House Museum which covers history of the land controlled by France and Spain before the Louisiana Purchase. Displays include an 18th century French kitchen garden and the vertical log house from 1792.
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198 Merchant St., Sainte Genevieve, MO 63670 MoreLess Info
The French-inspired Felix Valle House State Historic Site is locate in Sainte Germaine, Missouri. There are several other homes on the Site, and several are available for tours. This attraction clearly demonstrates the interaction of French and emerging American aesthetics.
Having been around since 1935, Saint Genevieve Museum is home to many artifacts from the early years. This includes memorabilia marking important dates in the town's history along with weapons, documents and items from the salt industry.
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21390 Hwy 32, Sainte Genevieve, MO 63670 MoreLess Info
A county owned and maintained health and fitness facility, the Ste Genevieve County Community Center offers a variety of amenities. The facility has a large aquatic area with pools, a basketball court, and a variety of exercise equipment.