- TripBuzz found 113 things to do with kids in or near Franklin, Tennessee, including 92 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Nashville, Brentwood, Columbia and Smyrna.
- From Franklin Lanes to Goofballs Family Fun Center, the Franklin area offers 63 different types of family activities, including: Parks, Movie Theaters, Theaters and Rock Climbing.
- Less than 30 minutes from downtown Nashville, Franklin, TN is close to the country music capital of the world. With a population of nearly 70,000 people, Franklin has maintained its own identity as well. Visitors to the city can find community events to enjoy such as Pumpkinfest, Dickens of a Christmas, and Main Street Festival.
A 10-screen movie theater, NCG Gallatin Cinemas displays first-run feature films using digital projection and sound. The theater provides high-back rocker seats, stadium seating, 3D movies and a concession area with food and drinks.
Cumberland River Cruises features child-friendly pontoon boat tours centered around wildlife, bat caves, sunsets, full moons and even homes of country music stars. They are open Thursday through Sunday but closed during winters.
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220 Tuliptree Road, Shelbyville, TN 37160 MoreLess Info
Located in H.V. Griffin Park, Shelbyville Recreation Center offers both indoor and outdoor swimming pools as well as a racquetball court. The gymnasium contains both a basketball court and a track used for walking and running.
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1915 Shelbyville Dam on the Duck River, Shelbyville, TN MoreLess Info
The Fisherman's Park Dam helps to control and maintain the Duck River. The surrounding park features basic water-related activities like boating and fishing along with several walking trails and picnic areas.