- TripBuzz discovered 12 different types of activities for couples in the Laurel area, including Art Museum (like Lauren Rogers Museum of Art), Zoos (like Audubon Zoo), Bowling (like Champion Lanes) and National & State Parks (like Paul B. Johnson State Park), and much more.
- We discovered a total of 2 date ideas in or near Laurel, Mississippi, including 1 fun or romantic activity in nearby cities within 25 miles like Hattiesburg.
At the Lauren Rogers Museum of Art, visitors can view examples of European, American, British, and Japanese art. The museum also contains a 10,000-volume research library with particular emphasis on American art.
The Audubon Zoo works to exhibit a diversity of wildlife while preserving the area’s native habitats. Some of the attractions include a butterfly garden and insectarium, an African Savannah, dinosaur adventure, elephant barn tour and an aquarium.
Found on the University of Southern Mississippi's Hattiesburg campus, the Medicine Wheel Garden is a collaborative effort led by Native American Tammy Greer and the GEIS group. The garden is filled with indigenous plants possessing medicinal or creative value.
Gently rolling terrain that is covered in southern pine and various hardwoods are available within the De Soto National Forest. A wide range of year-round recreation is available in the forest, including hiking, biking, ATV riding, horseback riding, and hunting.
The Hattiesburg Saenger Theatre is a historic theatre that is on the National Register of Historic Places. The theatre features a total seating capacity of 997, an original organ, balconies, and chandeliers.