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Top 12 Family Vacation Attractions and Destinations

If you’re planning for Spring or Summer vacation, consider one of the top twelve vacation attractions that are part of Family Fun magazine’s Travel Awards.  In a survey of over 2,000 respondents in four regions of the US – West, Midwest, South and Northeast, a few spots stood out among of the over 400 in six categories. 
Among the top destinations by Type (Family Museums, Historic Sites, Kid-Friendly Cities, National Parks and Preservations, Zoos and Aquariums, Theme Parks) were:
1.     Magic Kingdom Park, Orlando, FL

2.     Universal’s Islands of Adventure, Orlando, FL

3.     Orlando, FL

4.     The Strong, Rochester, NY

5.     Mount Rushmore National Memorial, SD

6.     Great Smoky Mountains National Park, NC & TN

7.     Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium, Omaha, NE

8.     Toledo Zoo, Toledo, OH

9.     Yellowstone National Park, WY, MT, & ID

10.  National Mall & Memorial Parks, Washington, DC

11.  San Antonio, TX

12.  Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago, IL

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