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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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!!! ...

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The Weeden House Museum – Huntsville, AL

The Weeden House Museum – Huntsville, AL

I love to tour historic homes.  It's my 'thing'. Therefore it is also my children's 'thing' whether they like it or not. They (mostly) like it. I tour all these wonderful old places with a group of young girls. And you know what? Almost every house we tour is the...

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Kentucky Down Under

Kentucky Down Under

Drive 90 minutes north on I-65 and explore another continent - get a taste of Australia (at least it's wildlife) at Kentucky Down Under. Plan to spend the day here - there is lots to see and do! Take Exit 58 off I-65 and turn at the Love's gas station on the left. You...

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Upcoming Events

Thu 19

Circletime @ Mt Juliet Library

April 19, 2018 @ 9:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Mt Juliet Library
Mount Juliet
Thu 19

Family Night

April 19, 2018 @ 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thu 19

Storytime @ Gallatin Library

April 19, 2018 @ 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Fri 20

Party for the Planet @ Nashville Zoo

April 20, 2018 @ 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Nashville Zoo
Nashville
Fri 20

Dream of Cream: Spring Field Trips

April 20, 2018 @ 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Fiddle Dee Farms
Greenbrier