- TripBuzz found 33 things to do with kids in or near Shreveport, Louisiana, including 14 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Bossier City and Greenwood.
- From Jubilee Zoo to Splash Kingdom Waterpark, the Shreveport area offers 33 different types of family activities, including: History Museums, Specialty Museums, Theaters and Parks.
- Shreveport, Louisiana is located along the Red River and is currently the third largest city in the state. The city is home to a thriving business landscape and nearly 200,000 residents, making it a great community in which to live, work and play. Tourists enjoy its many cultural and historic attractions, as well as the many events that take place annually include Shreveport's own Mardi Gras.
Splash Kingdom Waterpark offers water slides, open water thrill rides, a lazy river, plunge, cannonball, and pipeline. The park also offers a gift shop and a concession stand featuring hamburgers, salads and smoothies.
Featuring an extensive playground, A. C. Steere Park & Playground has bridges, fireman poles, slides, and other climbing structures for kids to play in. The park also has picnic areas, a walking trail, and tennis courts.
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3015 Greenwood Road, Shreveport, LA 71109 MoreLess Info
Indigenous northwest Louisiana is highlighted at the Louisiana State Exhibit Museum through many unique collections and a variety of rotating exhibits. The Native American artifacts within the museum serve as one of its star collections.
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820 Clyde Fant Parkway, Shreveport, LA 71101 MoreLess Info
The fun and educational environment of Sci-Port: Louisiana's Science Center encourages exploration and active engagement for many scientific topics. There are over 290 science, space science, technology, and math exhibits in the 92,000 square foot center that also contains a planetarium and IMAX Dome Theatre.
The 8th Air Force Museum recently underwent a name change to the Barksdale Global Power Museum. The institution serves as a memorial to the successes of the mighty 8th Air Force and is dedicated to the history of strategic bombardment.
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8012 Blanchard Furrh Road, Shreveport, LA 71107 MoreLess Info
With exhibits containing live animals, Walter B Jacobs Memorial Nature Park provides an educational experience in its two classrooms. The park also has five miles of walking trails with exhibits, picnic areas and an aviary containing raptors.
The Spring Street Museum traces the history and times of the city of Shreveport. The museum houses a permanent exhibit on the history of Shreveport. The Spring Street Museum building is an example of New Orleans-style cast-iron grill work.
Located on the LSU Shreveport campus, Pioneer Heritage Center consists of historical buildings established by the early settlers of Louisiana. The staff offer guided tours of the building where visitors can learn about the cultural history of the settlers.