Looking for fun and educational trips out with the kiddos? Why not explore a museum created with education and entertainment both in mind? Here are some great spots around the state to visit!


Kentucky Science Center- Louisville

Located at 727 W Main Street in Louisville, KY. The Kentucky Science Center makes a great stop while in "Cardinal City." Check out the newly renovated Sinclair Triceratops named Lottie from the 1964 Worlds Fair! Read more about Lottie here.

Lots of hands-on activities to enjoy.


Louisville Slugger Museum and Factory- Louisville

When in Louisville, you can't turn down to explore a bit of history behind America's favorite summer sport, baseball. Louisville Slugger has been in production since 1884, nearly as long as the game itself has been played. Sure to be a stop that children and sports fans alike will enjoy!

Louisville Slugger Museum Facebook
Louisville Slugger Museum Facebook

Explorium of Lexington- Lexington

This amazing museum was developed with youthful minds, in mind. With many different exhibits and interactive displays its sure to be a hit!


Dinosaur World- Cave City


Calling all Dino fans! Come to Cave City, just 30 minutes outside Bowling Green to encounter creatures from millennia ago! This kid-friendly open-air attraction features life-sized replicas of Dinosaurs and other prehistoric creatures. Dinosaur World also offers hands-on experiences and is dog friendly.
Don't miss Dinosaur World's 20th-anniversary celebrations!

Dinosaur World Facebook
Dinosaur World Facebook




National Corvette Museum- Bowling Green

The National Corvette Museum offers a thrilling visit to car fans, race enthusiasts, and children alike. With hands-on exhibits, this iconic Bowling Green location is sure to satisfy anyone's need for speed and entertain the kids for the afternoon!




Owensboro Museum of Science and History- Owensboro

No list of Kentucky museums would be complete without the Owensboro Museum of Science and History. A fantastic stop in the city of Bluegrass and Barbeque, this museum fueled my passion for education and was a fun place to visit on school field trips growing up in Daviess County. Just take a look at what makes this place so memorable.

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