- TripBuzz found 48 things to do with kids in or near Champaign, Illinois, including 22 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Urbana.
- From Memorial Stadium to University of Illinois Ice Arena, the Champaign area offers 45 different types of family activities, including: Parks, Movie Theaters, Theaters and Farms & Ranches.
- Champaign is located along the eastern portion of the state only 30 miles away from the border with Indiana. Home to the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, it is mostly known as a large college town with plenty of museums, libraries, theaters, restaurants, and bars. A number of minor league sports teams play in the city as well.
Made to resemble the Vermilion County Courthouse, Vermilion County Museum is situated near the Fithian Home. The museum exhibits include a 1930s street scene, early 1900s school room and a recreation of a law office used by Abraham Lincoln.
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307 North Vermilion Street, Danville, IL 61832 MoreLess Info
The museum is a patriotic holiday destination with many war exhibits that honor the local veterans of the war and American defense in general. A tour guide accompanies with vast and expanse knowledge of war.
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5580 N Fork Road, Decatur, IL 62521 MoreLess Info
The Macon County Historical Society Museum is an educational museum that has the goal of protecting thousands of artifacts, documents, and photographs for future generations. The museum holds educational events and community fundraisers.
Featuring auditoriums with full digital projection, Carmike Strand 10 is a local movie theater showing the latest released films to its guests. Other amenities at the theater include concessions, matinee ticket specials, and assisted listening devices.
Within Pla-Mor Lanes there are 40 lanes of traditional ten pin bowling that is available for open bowling, league bowling, and glow-in-the-dark bowling events. The facility also features on-site go-karts and miniature golf.
A small, manageable zoo geared toward younger visitors, the Scovill Children's Zoo features a collection of animals including grey wolves, meerkats, giant tortoises, and many more. There is also a play area for kids.