- TripBuzz found 33 things to do with kids in or near Danville, Kentucky, including 20 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Harrodsburg, Nicholasville, Richmond and Versailles.
- From Gwinn Island Resort to Finley's Fun Center, the Danville area offers 50 different types of family activities, including: Movie Theaters, Specialty Museums, Historic Sites and Bowling.
- Known as the 'Birthplace of Bluegrass', the city of Danville is a popular destination for music culture and nightlife. The small town charm of the city makes for an enjoyable day of strolling the colorful downtown shops, dining at a local café and enjoying the local art galleries. The city is also home to the Central Kentucky Wildlife Refuge, a 500-acre nature preserve.
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105 E Walnut Street, Danville, KY 40422 MoreLess Info
Constitution Square Historic Site is a park and open-air museum that celebrates the early political history of Kentucky. The site features replicas of three buildings that stood on the original city square, including the courthouse that housed ten constitutional conventions.
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125 S 2nd Street, Danville, KY 40422 MoreLess Info
Designated a National Historic Landmark, the former home and office of pioneer surgeon Ephraim McDowell is now the McDowell House and Museum, Inc. Apothecary and Gardens. Visitors will hear McDowell's amazing history and explore antiques and early medical equipment.
Constitution Square State Park is the site of Kentucky's Constitution signing in 1792. Guided tours are available through this history-rich area, and sights include log cabin meeting houses, a courthouse, jail and schoolhouse, and a memorial for Kentucky's governors.
An all inclusive golf resort with food and lodging, Bright Leaf Golf Resort contains 18 holes of challenging and fun courses as well as an elegant restaurant where golfers can enjoy a pre tee-off bite or relaxing post-course meal.
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220 S Chiles Street, Harrodsburg, KY 40330 MoreLess Info
Founded in 1908, the Harrodsburg Historical Society is an organization dedicated to preserving and promoting the history of the local area. The society operates and provides tours of the Old Mud Meeting House, a historic meeting house built in 1800.
Housed within a structure built in 1813, the Mansion Museum is a small museum featuring a collection of artifacts dating from the 15th century through the early 1900's. The museum offers a particularly notable collection of firearms.
An exact replica of the 1774 fort, the Old Fort Harrod State Park features hand-made cabins and blockhouses, with everything needed inside, built with hand-made utensils. Some of the facilities can be rented.
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1501 Louisville Road, Harrodsburg, KY 40330 MoreLess Info
The Anderson Dean Community Park Aquatic Center is a family water park that includes a Jr. Olympic lap pool, a water playground, and a zero-depth entry pool. The facility also has a 27-ft double looped waterslide.