3 Fun Things to Do with Your Children in or Near Leitchfield, KY

Finding cool things to do in a small town isn't always easy. If only there were someone nice enough to put together a helpful list of family-friendly activities near Leitchfield, KY… Wish granted. :) Here's a list of three fun activities that you can do with your children in and around Leitchfield.


Triceratops model at Dinosaur World 

1. Kentucky Dinosaur World

Kids and dinosaurs go together like peas and carrots.  What better way to celebrate dinosaurs than a visit to Dinosaur World Kentucky?   From dinosaur-themed birthday party packages to a host of rockin' dino activities, there's enough dinosaur fun to keep your kids smiling all day long. 

 

Dinosaur World Kentucky ticket prices vary depending on what activities you and your child(ren) participate in.  At the time of this writing, the daily rate for adults is $12.75, while the daily rate for children (3-12) is $9.75.  Not bad for a day of fun!  Bear in mind that some activities incur additional costs.  Check out the official ticket pricing page for more details.

 

 

Girls on floaties at Leitchfield Aquatic Center

2. Leitchfield Aquatic Center

If you're looking for a fun way to beat the heat with your kids, look no further than the Leitchfield Aquatic Center.  This Leitchfield attraction features a wide range of water-park fun.  From a toddler pool to a winding lazy river, there's splashing fun for kids of all ages! 

 

Admission prices to the Leitchfield Aquatic Center vary by age group.  Here's a quick breakdown of the prices as they appeared at the time of this writing:

 

  • Ages 0 - 1: FREE
  • Ages 2 - 4: $3
  • Ages 5 - 7: $5
  • Ages 8 - 15: $6
  • Ages 16+: $7

 

For current pricing and additional information, check out the Leitchfield Aquatic Center webpage.

 

 Enough of our rambling!  This video does a great job of depicting just how much fun you can have at the Leitchfield Aquatic Center.  :) 

 

 

Zip line at Mammoth Cave Adventures

3. Mammoth Cave Adventures

 

Last (but certainly not least) on our list of fun things to do in or near Leitchfield, KY, is Mammoth Cave Adventures.  Though not directly affiliated with Mammoth Cave National Park, this attraction sports a host of fun activities.  From zip lines to horseback riding, there's something for every kid to love (even the kids with jobs, house payments and … you get the idea)! 

 

Mammoth Cave Adventures is serious fun, but it comes at a cost.  While most of the adventures have a price tag hovering around $25 per person, the zip line adventure tops out at $67.84 for adults or children over 100lbs.  Price aside, 400+ TripAdvisor reviews can't be wrong.  Mammoth Cave Adventures is a scream!

 

If just thinking about all the fun that you're about to have makes you tired, you'll be happy to know that the Hatfield Inn has clean rooms and comfortable beds waiting for you when your fun-filled day is done.  In addition to comfortable beds and clean rooms, we offer a full breakfast to get you up and going when the fun is done. 

We'd like to say that our staff consists of former rock star circus performers eager to do tricks, ensuring that your stay is fun and exciting, but…we'd be lying.  We can say that our staff is friendly, helpful and standing by to answer any questions that you may have about planning a fun-filled stay in Leitchfield, KY.