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Austin Zoo
(38 Miles)
Austin
With more than 300 animals across more than 100 different species, Austin Zoo and Animal Sanctuary is a private, non-profit zoo rescuing animals and serving the Central Texas community. Situated in the beautiful Hill Country just outside of town, Aus...
Johnson City
A one of a kind preserve where several endangered species of animals have a chance to increase their numbers and at the same time allowing people to enjoy their beauty and company. The commitment of the Zoo is not only to maintain a healthy atmospher...
Franklin
Great place to learn new information on all types of animals. Kids will interact with the animals. We have a play area and picnic areas also.
San Antonio
The San Antonio Zoo is open all year round from 9 to 5 daily. It's home to over 8,500 animals representing 779 species of animals on 56 acres. Several interactive exhibits include Tiny Tots, butterflies, Lory Landing, and Africa Live! Don't forget to...
Copperas Cove
See over 50 species on the drive thru safari, then pop by the petting zoo to get even closer to the friendlier ones!
The Texas Zoo
(94 Miles)
Victoria
offers a terrific range of creatures both indiginous and exotic species, plus keeper talks, lion training, animal shows and zoo camps.
Waco
Unplug, drop the digital, and connect your kids to a real-life adventure at Waco's 52-acre Natural Habitat, featuring everything from orangutans to komodo dragons!
Glen Rose
Come and Discover Fossil Rim; you can see animals living in their near natural environment. Located just one hour and 20 minutes from the DFW area, the ~1700 acres of open spaces lets you interact with deer, rhinos, giraffes and other wildlife. Drive...
Moody Gardens
(159 Miles)
Galveston
Looking for island fun? Work or play, this tropical destination is ideal for families and groups alike. Delve into the oceans depths at the Aquarium Pyramid. Explore the Discovery Museum or experience the action of the IMAX 3D, 4D or Ridefilm theater...
Fort Worth Zoo
(178 Miles)
Fort Worth
12 permanent exhibit areas offering a stunning array of happy wildlife, including a petting corral with creatures like corn snakes and armadillos. Plus a playbarn incase the weather turns!
Dallas Zoo
(182 Miles)
Dallas
With 95 acres to explore, thousands of animals to visit, and a huge variety of family activities, the Dallas Zoo is enormously entertaining! Our goal is to make your visit an exciting adventure with opportunities to learn about interesting wildlife, ...
Gator Country
(184 Miles)
Beaumont
The home of all things reptilian. Activities include: Feed the Alligators; Take Pictures with Reptiles; Touch and Hold Small Reptiles; Educational Show; and if you're brave enough: Swimming With Gators!
Caldwell Zoo
(193 Miles)
Tyler
The zoo's philosophies are the preservation of our world's wildlife and the enrichment of the lives of zoo visitors, especially children. The mission of the Caldwell Zoo is to "provide positive educational and entertaining experiences that will st...
In Sync Exotics
(206 Miles)
Wylie
Dedicated to the rescue of neglected, abused and unwanted exotic felines, whom you may study. Join them on the weekends for a self-guided tour of their facility.
San Antonio
The world’s first ultra-accessible family fun park, encompasses 25 acres of rides, attractions and activities for everyone, and all are welcome! They cater for almost every kind of disability, so this is really a wonderful treat.
San Antonio
Family fun is what we're all about at Six Flags. So get ready to let loose and laugh. From the highest heights to the gentlest adventures, we've got plenty of rides you can enjoy together. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for...
San Antonio
SeaWorld San Antonio, the world's largest marine life adventure park and family entertainment showplace, presents a splashy lineup of more than 26 sensational shows, thrilling rides, animal attractions and educational experiences for all ages. It's a...
Kemah Boardwalk
(143 Miles)
Kemah
A magnificent 60-acre waterfront entertainment complex home to 10 outstanding themed restaurants, 13 rides, a hotel, a 424-slip marina, and games on the Galveston Bay, Kemah Boardwalk is the premier dining and entertainment destination in the Houston...
Arlington
From the highest heights to the gentlest adventures, you will find plenty of rides you can enjoy together. One of the many fun family places to visit if you're looking for things to do in Arlington for kids.
Dallas
Explore educational activities and kids' attractions inside the biggest box of LEGO at LEGOLAND Discovery Center (LDC) Dallas Fort Worth.
Carrollton
Fill your day with excitement! Experience a kaleidoscope of over 20 colorful rides for adults and kids. Come discover the thrills that await.
Volente Beach
(41 Miles)
Leander
This waterpark has it's own sandy beachfront and has attractions that include water slides, tube slides, and a kids activity pool for the younger members of the family.
New Braunfels
Schlitterbahn Waterpark Resort in New Braunfels has over 3 miles of tubing adventures, 7 children's water playgrounds,17 water slides, the world's first surfing machine, and 3 uphill water coasters spread over 65 acres of fun!
Belton
The park features two 300 foot body slides and a 300 foot tube slide, plus lazy river, wave machine, little kids' pool, plus volley ball and basketball courts.
San Antonio
Splashtown San Antonio is 20 landscaped acres of cool, clean water excitement! This family Waterpark has something fun for everyone!!! Over 50 Rides & Attractions
San Antonio
SeaWorld San Antonio, the world's largest marine life adventure park and family entertainment showplace, presents a splashy lineup of more than 26 sensational shows, thrilling rides, animal attractions and educational experiences for all ages.
Waco Water Park
(101 Miles)
Waco
Lookin' for a splashin' good time? Look no further! Just in time for the sizzlin' summer, the coolest spot in town is the Waco Water Park. Right in the heart of Waco Riverbend Park, this new state-of-the-art water park is a complete water adventur...
Spring
More than a half-million gallons of water surge through the huge pool offering plenty of wave-floating fun for the whole family.
Baytown
Thrilling, pirate themed water park with slide towers, water guns, lazy river, Flowrider and more. The park also features a climbing wall, crossing challenge, and a small rectangular pool for lap swimming.
Splash Station
(152 Miles)
Cleburne
Great waterpark with giant water slides, water play features, river current and more in a friendly and safe environment.
Galveston
Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Waterpark is a family-owned, family-friendly park offering FREE parking, FREE tubes, FREE lifejackets, and allows guests to bring their own picnic lunches.
Corpus Christi
Featuring 3 major water slides, wave pool, lazy river, replica air craft carrier water play structure with cannons and more slides, plus unique splash pad area.
Burleson
A fantastic pirate themed outdoor water adventure with 7 slides! And when they're sick of being wet try 4 stories of awesome indoor play, plus Lazer Frenzy, mini bowling, Frog Hopper ride and well stocked redemption arcade!
South Mansfield
Hawaiian themed family waterpark with many rides for the whole family and those looking for a little adventure.
Bahama Beach
(178 Miles)
Dallas
The perfect place to cool off this summer! From Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day, Bahama Beach offers the best family waterpark value in the metroplex. Conveniently located only ten minutes south of downtown Dallas, you can get away from it all with...
Flint
The second largest indoor water park in Texas with fun for visitors of all ages! Masses of exciting state of the art features for the family to enjoy together.
Hurricane Harbor
(182 Miles)
Arlington
Has approximately 24 rides consisting of varying levels of intensity, but many suitable for young children and families including an enormous wet play treehouse with net ladders, slides and blast water cannons. Soon to feature the world's first 4D wa...
North Richland Hills
Entering its 19th year of operation, NRH2O has become a popular attraction in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. This 17-acre outdoor family water park includes attractions for all ages. NRH2O is known in the Metroplex for its safe, friendly and clean envir...
Splash Kingdom
(189 Miles)
Canton
Splash Kingdom is a family friendly park. Lots of fun for the whole family.
Garland
Large 16,000 square foot outdoor waterpark. Great fun for the whole family. One of the many fun family places to visit if you're looking for things to do in Garland for kids.
The Colony
Large waterpark for the whole family with rides for all, including the more adventurous.
Denton
Outdoor swimming facility with diving board and winding water slide. Adjacent to a park which offers it's own outdoor pool, swing sets and adventure playground.
Brenham
Treat the kids to a tour of the ice cream production plant and see the processes and equipment behind the finished favourites. Tours last 45 minutes and include a serving of ice cream.
Fort Worth
Stockyards Station is located in the historic Fort Worth Stockyards. Family fun, big Texas style.
Southfork Ranch
(205 Miles)
Parker
Whether you are an individual traveler or part of a group tour, Southfork is open daily, 'year round for guided tours of the ranch made famous by "Dallas". Tour the famed Ewing Mansion and re-live exciting moments from the series in the "Dallas Legen...
Round Rock
Come play in their 12,000 square foot center with whole area designated for toddlers with huge foot ball pond, tunnels and a soft playscape with toys.
Oaks
Why settle for less when you can enjoy it ALL at Arnold's! Arnold's is one of the largest indoor Fun Centers in the U.S. with Go-Karts, Laser Tag, Black Light Mini Golf, Bumper Cars, Krazy Kars, Bounce, Frog Hopper, Train, Carousel, Bowling, and t...
New Braunfels
Spring Loaded Indoor Trampoline Park is ocated between Austin and San Antonio, Texas at the Texas Ski Ranch!
The Big Bounce
(41 Miles)
Cedar Park
The Big Bounce is an inflatable playground that provides a unique, safe, and fun environment for all kids. The 12,000 square foot facility also contains a playscape, theater, snack bar, and several party rooms.
Seguin
Indoor and outdoor play with 11 attractions including Bungee Trampoline, MaxFlight Simulator, Parachute Drop, Dizzy Toucan, Go-Karts and more.

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