- TripBuzz found 60 things to do with kids in or near West Memphis, Arkansas, including 59 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Memphis, Germantown, Southaven and Tunica.
- From The Little Theatre of Crittenden County to National Ornamental Metal Museum, the West Memphis area offers 38 different types of family activities, including: Theaters, Parks, History Museums and Movie Theaters.
- Located just 15 minutes from the heart of Memphis, West Memphis, AR is the 18th largest city in the state. Situated on the Mississippi River, fishing and boating are huge attractions in the area. Other family oriented activities include bowling, watching races at the Riverside International Speedway, and trying other games at the local arcade.
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PO Box 1762, West Memphis, AR 72303 MoreLess Info
The Little Theatre of Crittenden County provides live theater productions 3 to 4 times per year for the local community. Founded in 1995, the theater has had almost 50 productions and all cast and crew members are volunteers.
374 Metal Museum Dr, Memphis, TN 38106 MoreLess Info
Unique in America, the National Ornamental Metal Museum features a variety of displays centering on fine metalwork. Visitors can watch metalworkers making art, as well. The museum offers metalworking classes.
Visitors of the Tom Lee Park will be able to travel along the beaches, get some exercise, and ride boats on the Mississippi River. The history of the location is also detailed for guests who are interested in learning about the site.
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125 North Front Street, Memphis, TN 38103 MoreLess Info
The natural and cultural history of the Lower Mississippi River Valley is the focus of the Mississippi River Museum at Mud Island. Numerous artifacts covering the different periods of history are included in the exhibits with a special children's area known as the River Room.
Stroll along the Riverwalk at Mud Island River Park and view an exact duplicate of the lower Mississippi River including 20 cities located on its shores, ride the monorail, visit the Mississippi River Museum and hear a concert in the amphitheater. Visitors can learn more at the Visitors Center.
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450 Mulberry St., Memphis, TN 38103 MoreLess Info
The National Civil Rights Museum – Lorraine Motel tells the story of one of our nations darkest hours, the Assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. The museum houses collections, exhibits, research and educational programs chronicling the movement.
Memphis Riverboats offers authentic American riverboat cruises along the Mississippi River. Most of the boat options revolve around traditional paddlewheelers with the most popular tour being a 90-minute sightseeing cruise.
A historic theater, The Orpheum Theatre Memphis showcases a variety of live musical and dramatic productions throughout the year. In addition, the theater hosts classic and art films, special events, and educational programs.