Hike, Ride Coasters or Explore Caves in Bowling Green
A multitude of fun things to do awaits you in Bowling Green, from riding roller coasters at Beech Bend Amusement Park to exploring passages at Mammoth Cave. When you choose the Country Inn & Suites as your home base, you provide yourself with easy access to top attractions like the National Corvette Museum and the Civil War Discovery Trail. You can take a boat ride at Lost River Cave, tour buildings at the Shaker Museum or browse the exhibits at the Kentucky Museum & Library, and then return to the hotel for recharging with amenities
that include an indoor heated pool and a hot tub.
These Bowling Green attractions are close by:
- Beech Bend Amusement Park (6.2 miles)
Find fun for the whole family at Beech Bend Amusement Park, home to roller coasters, go-karts, miniature golf, a petting zoo, drag races and live shows.
Phone: +1 (270) 781-7634
- Civil War Discovery Trail (various locations throughout the area)
History buffs will enjoy exploring Bowling Green and its ties to the Civil War. You can tour the Hobson House, a mansion used by the army for ammunition storage, or take a Civil War Driving Tour to discover forts and monuments throughout the area.
Phone: +1 (202) 367-1861
- Kentucky Museum (4.3 miles)
Slow down long enough to browse the exhibits at this nearby museum on the campus of Western Kentucky University. Exhibits feature period clothing, paintings, quilts, antique furniture, and even campaign memorabilia for U.S. presidents like Abraham Lincoln.
Phone: +1 (270) 745-2592
- Lost River Cave (4.4 miles)
Go underground for a boat ride along the mysterious Lost River, crawl through secret passages or cool off above ground with the refreshing cold spring at this popular attraction.
Phone: +1 (270) 393-0077
- Mammoth Cave National Park (27 miles)
Marvel at the formations inside this cave with 400 miles of passages. Don't miss the Niagara Falls section with waterfall-like formations and Gothic Avenue, featuring a ceiling bearing thousands of signatures.
Phone: +1 (270) 758-2180
- National Corvette Museum (7.8 miles)
It first hit the streets in 1953, and now the Chevrolet Corvette is an icon that has earned top recognition at this museum. Trace the history of one of America's most recognizable sports cars at the National Corvette Museum.
Phone: +1 (800) 53VETTE
- South Union Shaker Village (17 miles)
Step back in time to learn how the Shakers lived life when you visit this museum filled with blankets, lamps and other Shaker artifacts. You can also tour the restored buildings to learn more about this unique American religious group.
Phone: +1 (270) 542-4167
- Western Kentucky University (4.3 miles)
Cheer on the Hilltoppers athletic teams at WKU, a highly ranked public university with more than 21,000 students and offering notable programs in journalism, forensic debate and more.
Phone: +1 (270) 745-0111