- TripBuzz found 15 things to do with kids in or near Natchitoches, Louisiana, including 1 fun activity for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Natchez.
- From Bayou Pierre Alligator Park to National Fish Hatchery & Aquarium, the Natchitoches area offers 21 different types of family activities, including: Parks, Aquariums, Bowling and Zoos.
- Established in the 1714 by French traders and named for the nearby Natchitoches Indian tribe, the city of Natchitoches has a rich history. The cities history is reflected in the local museums and heritage area, frequented by both locals and visitors to the area. Other points of interest include scenic plantation homes, city parks and a nearby alligator park where visitors can visit with and feed the alligators.
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380 Old Bayou Pierre Road, Natchitoches, LA 71457 MoreLess Info
Get up close and personal with Louisiana's most dangerous wildlife with a visit to the Bayou Pierre Alligator Park. Located in Natchitoches, the park is renowned for its huge, ferocious alligators.
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615 South Drive, Natchitoches, LA 71457 MoreLess Info
One of only 69 fish hatcheries in the US, the National Fish Hatchery & Aquarium has hatched hundreds of species of fish over its many years of operation. Visit the hatchery to discover how hatchings are managed and the importance on wildlife the hatchings have.
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1100 Keyser Avenue, Natchitoches, LA 71457 MoreLess Info
A roller skating facility and community fun center, the Natchitoches Skating Center Inc offers open skating as well as special event and party rentals. The facility features a shop with skates for rent.
Family-owned since 1985, Country Lanes Bowling Center has 26 wood lanes and uses Brunswick machines to bring an fun family game night experience. The center is also available for birthday parties and corporate events.
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400 Rapides Drive, Natchitoches, LA 71457 MoreLess Info
The Creole culture is preserved at the Cane River Creole National Historical Park. The Magnolia Plantation and Oakland Plantation complexes serve as the core of this attration with preserved buildings available for public viewing.
An affiliate of the Louisiana State Museum, the Old Courthouse Museum is an historic landmark in Natchitoches. It includes artifacts, documents and records that mark events related to both local and state history.
Part of the local Acadiana Cinema chain, Parkway Cinema 6 is a movie theater multiplex that screens first run Hollywood movies with digital video and sound. The theater features stadium seating, and offers discount matinee tickets.
Numerous water spray attractions are available for families at the Garrett Spray Park. The site also features an enclosed pool room with dressing rooms for both men and women in addition to public restrooms.