- TripBuzz found 45 things to do with kids in or near Cobden, Illinois, including 44 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Cape Girardeau, Marion, Carbondale and Makanda.
- From Darn Hot Peppers to Giant City State Park, the Cobden area offers 35 different types of family activities, including: Farms & Ranches, Movie Theaters, Parks and History Museums.
- Cobden, IL is a small town located two hours from St. Louis and is situated at the crest of the Shawnee Hills. There are many things to do in Cobden, such as enjoying parks and other recreation spaces. One of the most popular attractions in Cobden is touring vineyards and wineries.
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.
A movie theater multiplex with 14 auditoriums, the Cape West 14 Cine shows a variety of newly released and classic films. The theater features oversized seats in a stadium set-up, and offers a variety of promotions.
With amenities like stadium seating and RealD 3D technology, Cape West 14 Cine has showings of the latest films on a daily basis. All large popcorn purchased from the concession stand is eligible for free refills.
There are more than 20,000 items which praise the over 60 year old superhero in the Super Museum. Among the exhibits, in here are toys, posters, comic books, life size models, as well as Christopher Reeve's glasses from the movies.
Found in Superman's home town, the Super Museum & Souvenir Store is a museum based on the various portrayals of Superman. The main attraction of the museum is an over 20,000 item collection of Superman memorabilia.
Featuring 16 lanes, SuperBowl Family Entertainment Center offers open bowling with shoe rental and a pro shop. The center features arcade games, a pool room, darts, casino gaming, a full service kitchen and a cocktail lounge.