- TripBuzz found 35 things to do with kids in or near Columbus, Indiana, including 22 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Nashville, Greensburg, Corydon and Edinburgh.
- From Kidscommons to Hamilton Center Ice Arena, the Columbus area offers 59 different types of family activities, including: Movie Theaters, Children's Museums, Parks and Hiking Trails.
- Columbus, IN is located just 45 minutes from the heart of state capital Indianapolis and lies on the east fork of the White River. Recreation is prominent is Columbus with 700 acres of parks, 20 miles of trails, the Donner Aquatic Center, an ice arena, and many other sports complexes. The area also offers kayaking, canoeing, and rafting trips on the Driftwood River.
Spanning 311 acres, the Hayswood Nature Reserve offers magnificent scenic views of the surrounding wilderness. The park includes a playground for kids, a basketball court, picnic shelters, and a lake with a fishing pier.
89% 19 votes
227 South Van Buren, Nashville, IN 47448 MoreLess Info
Home to a variety of entertainment, the Palace Theatre of Brown County is the perfect locale for your next date night. The intimate setting allows guests to feel as if they are a part of the music or comedy shows.
Melchior Marionettes is a outdoor theater that seats 60 people. The 20 minute performance features hand-crafted, half sized marionettes. They are perfect for the little ones' short attention spans and great fun for them and adults alike.
61% 18 votes
Corner of Franklin & Van Buren Street, Nashville, IN MoreLess Info
Nashville Express Train Tours offers visitors a sight-seeing tour of Nashville on a train. The tour is 25 minutes and shows the various businesses, art, and historical landmarks of Nashville.
92% 12 votes
McCormick Ave. (Brookfield), Essex Rd. (Elk Grove Village), Nashville, IN 47448 MoreLess Info
The Salt Creek Trail is a paved community trail for walking, biking, rollerblading, running, and other pedestrian activity. The tree lined trail travels over creeks and under bridges and provides attractive natural views while still remaining close to downtown businesses.
Nearly 20 miles of tree-lined roads and scenic vistas for hiking and biking highlight your visit to Brown County State Park. Featuring an indoor water park at the lodge, or plenty of roomy cabins, this park has it all.
Schooner Valley Stables offers a combination of horseback riding and nature sightseeing. Riders of all levels and ages can embark on guided horseback rides on the trails of Yellowwood State Forest, both during the day and under the moonlight.
100% 15 votes
25 Madison Ave, North Vernon, IN 47265 MoreLess Info
IOpened in 1916 and renovated at the end of the 20th century, the Park Theatre Civic Center is a performing arts venue, a movie theater, and also a civic gathering place.
94% 32 votes
772 South Yellowwood Road, Nashville, IN 47448 MoreLess Info
Multiple tree types like four types of pine, white and red oak, and black walnut were planted in the Yellowwood State Forest during the 1940s. Trails run through the forest for hiking, and there is a 133-acre man-made lake.