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Riverbanks Zoo and Botanical Garden
#1 of 93 things to do in Columbia
... Giraffes - Feed the Birds - Climb the Rock Wall - Ride the Merry Go Round - Ride the Pony - Ride the Kids Train - Discount on the Ropes Course (Super Fun for older Elem/Middle School Kids) If you walk across t...
This zoo has everything and several of the animals have littlt babies that are so cute!! My personal favorites are the giraffes!!! My favorite time to go is in the fall and the spring with my family and friends.
Saluda Shoals Park
#3 of 93 things to do in Columbia
Get away from the daily hustle and bustle of daily routine.... relax with family and watch children have a great time in the wild!!
Great facility for family activities with play areas for kids, sports fields and areas around water and lots of amazing views.
Columbia Canal and Riverfront Park
#5 of 93 things to do in Columbia
Many activities going on fishing, bike riding, runners, children in playground, a few photo shoots, saw picnic by the river as well as many, many people walking the 2.5 mile trail.
You can go into the original water pump house for Columbia, you can view the old canal/hydroelectric plant dam, you can go to the playground with the kids, or you can take a 2 1/2 mile hike or bike ride along the...
University of South Carolina
#2 of 93 things to do in Columbia
USC is loved by there fans and families, The Campus he grown so much over the years from new apartments, condos and its a place that makes any and everyone so pride to call it home!
The University of South Carolina is a diverse, historical and beautiful college perfect to visit and maybe even take your child on a college tour.
South Carolina State Museum
#6 of 93 things to do in Columbia
Family and kids (9 and 12) had a great time exploring the Museum, the Civil War Relics and the educational Kids Museum.
I have been truly impressed with the delivery and the Amazing stories the children bring home.
EdVenture Children's Museum
#9 of 93 things to do in Columbia
This place is collectively great, it will keep parents and adults alike interested and active, learning and teaching plus alot of hands on rooms where the kids can get a feel of how the world goes around.
There is an elevator, a nice cafeteria for lunch or snacks (reasonably priced), and places for parents and grandparents to sit and watch engaged children use their imaginations while playing Bring your camera!
West Columbia Riverwalk West Columbia 1.6 mi away
#1 of 19 things to do in West Columbia
River walk is a beautiful place to relax and unwind you will see couples, families, dog lovers, people exercising there is something for everyone and there is many different trails that is surrounded by water so i...
Great for taking pictures of waterfowl, children and friends.
Spirit Communications Park
#14 of 93 things to do in Columbia
Located centrally, lots of parking, comfortable, well-appointed with vendors, dining/sipping areas overlooking the field, grassy berms for kids/families, very helpful and friendly staff.
Spirit Communications Park has a friendly, exciting vibe, and attending a game there offers proof positive that minor league baseball richly deserves its reputation for offering good, clean family fun at affordabl...
Founders Park
#16 of 93 things to do in Columbia
The parking lot was filled with tailgating families ready to see a their hometown college team beat a rival.
Great family retreat!
South Carolina Confederate Relic Room and Military Museum
#10 of 93 things to do in Columbia
Great trip for us and our kids
This is definitely a site children should visit.
Tunnel Vision Mural
#13 of 93 things to do in Columbia
the kids got out and had the chance to pose for a few pictures and we got to see the art it self and enjoy something different.
My family enjoyed this piece of Columbia's culture.
South Carolina Military Museum
#8 of 93 things to do in Columbia
My kids love going every time!
Completely kid friendly.
Colonial Life Arena
#11 of 93 things to do in Columbia
event was perfect for the children and grown up children.Had an opportunity to get autographs on the regulation size basketball.
I've watched three of my children walk across their stage for high school graduations.
Williams-Brice Stadium
#12 of 93 things to do in Columbia
Definitely a family friendly place.
I have been attending USC games since I was a little kid.
Soda City
#17 of 93 things to do in Columbia
Artists display their wares, craftsmen sell their goods, street musicians play their jams.... it’s a nice family friendly event.
WE loved it so much we went back and brought our 3 grown children! lots of fresh fruit, veggies, and flowers.
Worlds Largest Fire Hydrant
#19 of 93 things to do in Columbia
Great site for the entire family for a quick stop and look in downtown Columbia.
Kids loved it.
Sesquicentennial State Park
#23 of 93 things to do in Columbia
great hikes nice lake for Kayaking and a splash pad for kids plenty of picnic options for gatherings!
So many things to do: hiking, biking, camping, kayak, paddle board, wildlife, picnic, dog park, water park for kids, pavilions for party's or weddings.
Harbison State Forest
#18 of 93 things to do in Columbia
Great for the whole family.
South Carolina State House
#4 of 93 things to do in Columbia
We let our kids Pokemon hunt (there are TONS here for any of you looking to do so as well) as we went around reading all the various plaques and photographing different things.
There are so many photo-op possibilities if you are looking for a place for a great family portrtait.
Sea Lion Landing
#24 of 93 things to do in Columbia
The kids loved the show and the being able to watch the trainers feed the Sea Lions and the little show they do.
gotta bring the kids...they will LOVE it
Columbia Marionette Theater
#27 of 93 things to do in Columbia
If you have children (or just want to see a marionette show), it's unique entertainment for this area and one of Columbia's hidden gems.
Take time to make some wonderful family memories by stopping at the theater.
African American History Monument
#26 of 93 things to do in Columbia
Fort Jackson Museum (not open to All public)
#31 of 93 things to do in Columbia
The kids and i really enjoyed this museum inside fort Jackson base.
We had a group of three families, with 11 school-aged kids.
Koger Center for the Arts
#25 of 93 things to do in Columbia
The children dancers were all smiles and happiness, bringing joy to the audience!
Township Auditorium
#32 of 93 things to do in Columbia
Being this is a college town, one should be forewarned there's a lot of drunk college kids around.
Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center
#29 of 93 things to do in Columbia
Hampton-Preston Mansion and Gardens
#34 of 93 things to do in Columbia
Finlay Park
#88 of 93 things to do in Columbia
Went here with my pre-school class, the children really enjoyed them selfs, we had a picnic there, the children play ball and ran around , very nice place to visit
Kids loved the playground of course.