Things to Do with Kids in Hickory, NC

  • TripBuzz found 27 things to do with kids in or near Hickory, North Carolina, including 18 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Morganton, Lenoir, Statesville and Mooresville.
  • From Hickory Crawdads / L.P. Frans Stadium to AMF Colonial Lanes, the Hickory area offers 75 different types of family activities, including: Movie Theaters, Bowling, Theaters and Science Museums.
  • Home to many furniture design companies, the city of Hickory is a flourishing business, residential and tourism community. Their motto, 'A Life Well Crafted' speaks to the artisanal background of their business men and women. Visitors and locals enjoy the areas many shops, spacious city parks and the local science center.
  • TripBuzz found 27 things to do with kids in or near Hickory, North Carolina, including 18 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Morganton, Lenoir, Statesville and Mooresville.
  • From Hickory Crawdads / L.P. Frans Stadium to AMF Colonial Lanes, the Hickory area offers 75 different types of family activities, including: Movie Theaters, Bowling, Theaters and Science Museums.
  • Home to many furniture design companies, the city of Hickory is a flourishing business, residential and tourism community. Their motto, 'A Life Well Crafted' speaks to the artisanal background of their business men and women. Visitors and locals enjoy the areas many shops, spacious city parks and the local science center.
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2.1 Miles
91% 120 votes
Sports Stadiums (Professional) 2500 Clement Blvd NW, Hickory, NC 28601 MoreLess Info
The Hickory Crawdads are a Minor League baseball team affiliated with the Texas Rangers. Their home field is the Hickory Crawads/ L/P. Frans Stadium in Hickory, North Carolina. The stadium also hosts many other regional and local sports games, concerts and social events.
2.9 Miles
50% 4 votes
Bowling 1951 Highway 70 Se, Hickory, NC 28602 MoreLess Info
Featuring 40 lanes, AMF Colonial Lanes offers open and league bowling and is suitable for private parties and events. The bowling center serves food and drinks and also provides pool tables and arcade video games.
0.6 Miles
93% 86 votes
Science Museums 243 3rd Avenue NE, Hickory, NC 28603 MoreLess Info
Catawba Science Center features a wide array of educational and hands-on exhibits. The center includes a planetarium, an aquarium, and a science shop, and offers a variety of special programs.
2.0 Miles
100% 6 votes
Parks 2000 6th St NW, Hickory, NC 28601 MoreLess Info
Located in a forested area, Glenn C. Hilton Jr. Memorial Park is situated along a creek and provides a canoe launch. The park includes picnic shelters, a paved walking trail, nature boardwalk, disc golf course, memorial garden and playgrounds.
3.3 Miles
63% 19 votes
Movie Theaters 2000 Catawba Valley Blvd SE, Hickory, NC 28603 MoreLess Info
Head over to Carmike Cinemas to catch the latest feature films. This theater features a BigD auditorium, where movies are shown with bigger screens and bigger sounds. Discounts are available for children, seniors and matinee showings.
3.3 Miles
50% 8 votes
Movie Theaters 2000 S.E. Catawba Valley Blvd Blvd, Hickory, NC 28603 MoreLess Info
Hickory's Carmike 14 is a movie theater multiplex that shows mostly newly released Hollywood films. The theater features stadium seating, 3D for select films, and digital video and sound, and offers discount matinees.
0.2 Miles
67% 3 votes
Movie Theaters 222 1st Ave NW, Hickory, NC 28601 MoreLess Info
Carolina Theatre has been serving moviegoers since its construction in 1934. It has been restored with modern technology and seating, and aims to provide affordable family outings with $3 tickets and low-priced concessions.
0.4 Miles
93% 14 votes
Historic Homes 310 N Center Street, Hickory, NC MoreLess Info
Harper House/ Hickory History Center is a house museum that interprets both Hickory history and Victorian life in the South during the 19th century. Current exhibits include Elegantly Crafted and an exhibit on the Catawba Springs Resort.
0.2 Miles
- 0 votes
Theaters 30 3rd St NW, Hickory, NC 28601 MoreLess Info
The Hickory Community Theatre is a local community theater that presents 9 full-length shows per year in addition to several one act plays. The theater was established in the year 1949.
16.6 Miles
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History Museums 112 Vaiden St SW, Lenoir, NC 28645 MoreLess Info
The Caldwell Historical Museum is a museum that chronicles the history of Caldwell County. The museum features a gift shop as well as a native American, pioneer, formation of the county, and civil war exhibits.
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