Kentucky Down Under

Loretta Lynn's Ranch and Campground

Lost Creek Falls and Cave

Tennessee Aquarium

The River Discovery Center

Harmony Park Safari

Historic Huntsville Depot

Burritt on the Mountain

Monte Sano State Park

Huntsville Museum of Art

Alabama Constitution Village

U.S. Space and Rocket Center

Day Trips from Nashville

Have a Saturday and want to get out of town and explore? Check out our suggestions for day trips – all tested by our families and 7 kids. The Nashville metro area is big, so to give you an idea of distances we have used the Tennessee State Capitol as a central starting point. All of these locations are within a 2 hour drive or less from the Capitol.

If you want to travel further or need an idea for a weekend away check out our road trip suggestions.

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Lost River Cave – Bowling Green, KY

Lost River Cave – Bowling Green, KY

Lost River Cave is a really interesting place for outdoor family fun.  Located in Bowling Green, KY, this destination is less than a 90 minute drive from most areas in Middle Tennessee.  It is a perfect distance for a day trip.  But remember, there is lots to do in...

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Dinosaur World

Dinosaur World

We were not exactly excited about our trip to Dinosaur World.  I had five girls with me from age 10 to 15.  None of us are particularly big fans of dinosaurs.  But guess what happened? WE LOVED THIS PLACE!!! [gallery size="full" type="slideshow"...

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Cheekwood Harvest

October 18, 2017 @ 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Ghost Tours at The Hermitage

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Cheekwood Harvest

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Ghost Tours at The Hermitage

October 19, 2017 @ 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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