- TripBuzz found 37 things to do with kids in or near Bedford, Indiana, including 28 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Bloomington, French Lick, Nashville and West Baden Springs.
- From Broadview Bowl to Bluespring Caverns, the Bedford area offers 45 different types of family activities, including: Movie Theaters, History Museums, Bowling and Theaters.
- Founded in 1825, Bedford was previously a stop along the Underground Railroad. The city, which has a population of under 14,000, is located an hour and a half south of Indianapolis. Bedford's main export is limestone, as it is known as the limestone capital of the world and numerous Washington, D.C. buildings were built from its production.
Situated on 202,000 acres, Hoosier National Forest features over 260 miles of trails along with RV and tent camping sites. It offers an archaeological site, sandstone formations, waterfalls, a large wilderness area and a stone house built in 1874.
Created to preserve the history of the community, Lawrence County Museum offers numerous permanent and temporary exhibits. This includes articles from the Civil War as well as artifacts/memorabilia from local sports programs/athletes, industry and government.
A seven-theater cinema multiplex, Bedford's Premiere Theatre 7 shows primarily first-run Hollywood films. The theater offers discount matinees, and hosts a loyalty program through which frequent customers can earn discounts and free tickets.
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3916 Pumphouse Road, Bedford, IN 47421 MoreLess Info
The Bedford Boat & Sportsman's Club is a sporting-themed organization that hosts a variety of sport-related events. Sports emphasized include boating and shooting. The club features live bands periodically, as well as events like steak nights.
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929 15th Street, Bedford, IN 47421 MoreLess Info
Dedicated to preserving and celebrating local history and culture, the Lawrence County Historical & Genealogical Society meets in the Lawrence County Museum of History. The society sponsors and hosts a variety of historical events.
An intimate community theater in Bedford, Little Theater is a non-profit or 501(c)(3) organization. Working with a volunteer staff, the theater produces on-stage musicals and plays using local talent including actors, directors and musicians.
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1965 S Henderson Street, Bloomington, IN 47401 MoreLess Info
A city owned and operated ice rink, the Frank Southern Center/Ice Arena is open seasonally between September and March. The arena hosts youth hockey leagues, offers open skating, and can be reserved for parties.