One of the joys of being a parent is getting to take your kids to places they will never forget, and in America there are a lot of them. Flickr: jacbt / Via Creative Commons There are restaurants like Black Tap, that serve up unbelievable milkshakes that are five desserts in one. KristinShayHarris / Via Instagram: @kristinshayharris Toy stores — like Playthings Etc. — that aren't anything like the ones your kids have seen at your local mall. playthings-etc.com Jaw-dropping nature spots, like the Redwood National and State Parks. dadanadezhda / Via instagram.com Places like M&M World, which dedicates tens of thousands of square feet to all things M&M. Flickr: smemon / Via Creative Commons And museums that are literally out of this world, like the Kennedy Space Center. dorrajkeebool / Via instagram.com So what cool places in America should parents looking to thrill their kids know about? carrieunderwood / Via instagram.com The above photo is from the Sesame Place theme park. Share your most mind-blowing place for kids in the comments below and it may appear in a future BuzzFeed article!