- Our list of the best things to do in Elizabethtown, Kentucky, features the top 47 nearby activities — including 20 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Elizabethtown, KY has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, Museums & Galleries, and Sights & Landmarks.
- The results below include the top 14 things to do within the city of Elizabethtown, KY , followed by 33 popular activities in nearby cities, including Bardstown, Shepherdsville, Hodgenville, Clermont, Loretto and Brandenburg
97% 35 votes
201 West Dixie Avenue, Elizabethtown, KY 42701 MoreLess Info
Collecting and preserving historical artifacts since 2003, the Hardin County History Museum is full of interesting memorabilia that tells a story of the nation's past. Visit the Civil War exhibit, Abraham Lincoln family and friends section, and honor soldiers who fought in wars to protect our country.
A large community multi-sports complex with concessions and other amenities, Elizabethtown Sports Park offers many opportunities for youth to enjoy various outdoor activities. This includes competing sports such as football, baseball, soccer and lacrosse.
Covering 170 acres, of which 93 are picnic areas, the Freeman Lake Park also has playgrounds, shelters, a dic golf course, and other amenities. The Lincoln Heritage House and the Sara Bush Johnson Log Cabin are also on the site.
90% 29 votes
1900 Ring Road East, Elizabethtown, KY 42701 MoreLess Info
Built around Freeman Creek and Lake, the Elizabethtown Nature Park provides trails for scenic walks or hikes. This park also houses a lovely statue honoring war veterans, along with a pavilion for picnics and other group gatherings.
100% 6 votes
384 W A Jenkins Road, Elizabethtown, KY 42701 MoreLess Info
At Hardin County Schools Performing Arts Center, visitors can see a variety of performing arts, from ballet, to international dances, to musicals. The center hosts the region's high school's drama club events for the local community to attend.
Classic movies, live concerts, comedy shows and more are available for the viewing audience at the Historic State Theater. Originally opened as a movie house in 1942, the building closed for 20 years after showing its final film, E.T.
Created as a recreational space for the Elizabethtown community, American Legion Park offers lots of outdoor fun. Paying tribute to Veterans, it features a memorial along with a playground, tennis courts and executive style golf course.
Situated on 80 acres, Conders Paintball provides fields that include urban with over 50 buildings, ultimate air speedball, an indoor arena and wood ball courses with forts and towers. Food and drink are available as well as a pro shop.