Things to Do in Marion, IL

  • Our list of the best things to do in Marion, Illinois, features the top 38 nearby activities — including 18 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
  • Marion, IL has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Outdoor Places, Sights & Landmarks, and Entertainment & Shows.
  • The results below include the top 12 things to do within the city of Marion, IL , followed by 26 popular activities in nearby cities, including Carbondale, Cobden and Makanda
  • Our list of the best things to do in Marion, Illinois, features the top 38 nearby activities — including 18 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
  • Marion, IL has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Outdoor Places, Sights & Landmarks, and Entertainment & Shows.
  • The results below include the top 12 things to do within the city of Marion, IL , followed by 26 popular activities in nearby cities, including Carbondale, Cobden and Makanda
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KB Bar B Que 1301 East Main Street, Marion, IL MoreLess Info
For $1, get 10% off Bill with the purchase of $30 Or More
4.9 Miles
98% 50 votes
Nature & Wildlife Areas 8588 Route 148, Marion, IL 62959 MoreLess Info
Crab Orchard is a wildlife range which has been facilitated for family trips as well. The place is completely safe and secure. Guides provide accurate information. Many wild animals and rare birds can be sighted.
1.8 Miles
97% 35 votes
Baseball Fields 1000 Miners Drive, Marion, IL 62959 MoreLess Info
While professional baseball brings in fans at Rent One Park, the venue hosts additional attractions. Popular features include two picnic gardens, a banquet facility, 14 suites and a McDonald's fun zone for kids.
0.8 Miles
88% 8 votes
Libraries 600 S Washington St, Marion, IL 46953 MoreLess Info
Located in Marion, Illinois, the Marion Carnegie Library was officially opened in 1916. Since its establishment, the library has gone through several renovations. Approximately 75,000 items are featured in the library's collection. Computer workstations are available for use as well.
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100% 3 votes
S Adams St & E 26th St, Marion, IL 46953 MoreLess Info
Owned and maintained by the city itself, the Splash House at Junction Park is a small public waterpark that can be accessed for a nominal fee during the summer months. Features include a lazy river, several water slides, a sand valleyball court, wave pool, and play pad for children.
2.7 Miles
47% 19 votes
Movie Theaters 3107 Civic Circle Boulevard, Marion, IL 62959 MoreLess Info
The trip to AMC Centre 8 is cinematic. The stubs program is particularly enjoyed by the visitors, and the staff provide good guidance regarding the program. Ticketing is very easy, and the shows are entertaining.
1.2 Miles
100% 1 votes
Gardens 174 North State Street, Marion, IL 62959 MoreLess Info
Mandala Gardens is a 7-acre botanical garden. Visitors can walk pathways and view a wide variety of plants and flowers, interact with goats, chickens and ducks, and even buy fresh heirloom vegetables and potted herbs.
1.1 Miles
100% 1 votes
Off Road & ATV 20439 Ranch Ln, Marion, IL 62959 MoreLess Info
The Little Egypt Off Road Motorcycle Club is a park that provides visitors access to ride their off-road vehicles. ATVs, dirt bikes, and motorcycles are welcome on the 900-acres of open space, trails, and motorcross tracks the park provides.
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Family Fun Center 3000 W DeYoung St, Ste 800C, Marion, IL 62959 MoreLess Info
Pirate Pete's Family Entertainment Center is an entertainment complex aimed at providing fun and enjoyable attractions to its customers. Visitors to the complex enjoy playing laser tag, spending time on the playground, or winning in the arcade.
0.9 Miles
- 0 votes
Parks 500 E Deyoung Street, Marion, IL 62959 MoreLess Info
Managed by the Marion Park District, the Marion Park District Pool is a large swimming pool that hosts open swimming as well as lessons for new swimmers and lifeguard certification courses.
0.3 Miles
- 0 votes
History Museums 105 S Van Buren Street, Marion, IL 62959 MoreLess Info
Built in 1913, Williamson Co Historical Society Museum is an old jail and sheriff's quarters. It contains 23 rooms full of historical items, including clothing, tools and Native American artifacts, and also contains a research library with old county records.
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