- TripBuzz found 137 things to do with kids in or near Jonesboro, Georgia, including 127 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Atlanta, Decatur, Stone Mountain and Griffin.
- From Kids Planet to The Beach At Clayton Cnt Int Pk, the Jonesboro area offers 90 different types of family activities, including: Parks, Children's Play Area, Specialty Museums and Beaches.
- Jonesboro is a small town in Georgia that spans just over two square miles. The most popular attraction in the area is the Stately Oak Plantation, a Greek Revival antebellum mansion. There is also an extensive historical tour available with over twenty historical homes, an 1867 train depot and a 1901 news building.
An entertainment center, Kids Planet offers activities for young children including trampolines, a hamster wheel, slides, a toddler town and other play structures. The center also provides a room for private parties, tables and a flat-screen television.
With capacity for hosting large group events, The Beach At Clayton Cnt Int Pk provides a full venue feature as well as swimming and fishing. A full picnic area is available along with a water slide and volleyball courts.
Located along Indian Lake, Clayton County International Park is tucked within the woods and features a tennis complex, a beach, a fitness center and an event facility. It provides a playground, picnic areas, a water park and other recreational activities.
Dating back to 1839, Stately Oaks Plantation is an antebellum mansion featuring the Greek-Revival architecture style. Guided tours of its premises which include a log kitchen, a well house, a country store and more, are available.
Named for Tara, the iconic mansion in the film 'Gone With the Wind', the Road To Tara Museum features many items related to the film. Exhibits include reproductions of costumes worn in the movie, beautiful furniture and different editions of the book which inspired the film.
Amusing and educational, Peter Bonner's Historical & Hysterical Tours combine Bonner's love of history and entertainment. He conducts a popular Gone With the Wind Tour and leads interactive school programs, group tours, and does consulting and public speaking.
Originally built in the 1800s and recently restored, Ashley Oaks Mansion is a historic plantation that hosts events like weddings and receptions. Visitors can receive a guided tour of the mansion and see historical artifacts from the Antebellum era.