- TripBuzz found 61 things to do with kids in or near Richmond, Kentucky, including 49 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Lexington, Berea, Winchester and Nicholasville.
- From Paradise Cove Aquatic Center to Galaxy Bowling & Family Entertainment Center, the Richmond area offers 51 different types of family activities, including: Bowling, Water Parks, Movie Theaters and Theaters.
- Home to Eastern Kentucky University is the city of Richmond. The city is the seventh largest in the state and features a downtown business district, scenic natural parks and a thriving residential community. Visitors enjoy the local lakes and parks for outdoor recreation such as boating, fishing, hiking and sports.
Featuring baseball and softball fields, Capitol View Park offers a variety of different fields and sports areas. They also have soccer fields and basketball courts. Visitors sometimes see deer on their nature trails.
The Governor's Mansion in Frankfort is the oldest official governor's residence in the United States. Public tours take place twice a week, covering the history, fine art, architecture, and furniture of the building.
An ode to the history and growth of Kentucky state, the Old Governor's Mansion stands tall and strong. From 1798 to 1914, 35 of the state governors occupied and entertained at the mansion, making it a big part of the state's past.
Featuring two floors of artifacts, Kentucky Military History Museum has exhibits that depict the region's involvement with wars like the Civil War up until present day. These artifacts include firearms, photographs, medals, and more.
Founded over three decades ago, the Bluegrass Theatre Guild Inc is a community performing arts group dedicated to bringing theatrical entertainment to the local community. Dramas, musicals, and comedies are among the many shows performed throughout the acting season.
Capital City Museum offers an intimate look into the city's foundation and history. The tour takes place over many different floors. Visitors can determine their own pace and enjoy a quick walk-through or a more in-depth experience.