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Farmington
Offers a wide range of artistic and intereptive mediums on it's regional culture, also incorporating travelling exhibits, lectures (for over 12s), workshops, live performances and trade and craft demonstrations.
Farmington
With permanent topics including Sound, Light, Magnetism, Shadows and Art, plus travelling exhibits, weekly special sessions, and boasting the terrific Tots' Turf, packed with educational toys and activities for under 5s.
Aztec Ruins
(13 Miles)
Aztec
Whether you are just passing through or have a couple hours to spend here, Aztec Ruins can provide visitors with a meaningful experience of an ancestral Pueblo site. Goods, services, and accommodations are located near Aztec Ruins in the cities of Az...
Mesa Verde
An amazing UNESCO historical site in Colorado with 600 cliff dwellings, dating from AD 600. A fascinating look into history for the family day out!
Durango
Relive the sights and sounds of yesteryear for a spectacular journey on board the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad.Durango was founded by the Denver & Rio Grande Railway in 1879. The railroad arrived in Durango on August 5, 1881 and construc...
Durango
The Children's Museum of Durango is located on the second floor of the Durango Arts Center in historic downtown Durango. The 1,100 square foot exhibit gallery is packed with interesting things for kids to see and do. Over 12,000 children and adult...
Chaco Canyon
(41 Miles)
Nageezi
Chaco Canyon was a major center of Puebloan culture between AD 850 and 1250. The Chacoan sites are part of the homeland of Pueblo Indian peoples of New Mexico, the Hopi Indians of Arizona, and the Navajo Indians of the Southwest.
Durango
We have 27 different trip options for ages 3-93!
Cortez
The Crow Canyon Archaeological Center, located in southwestern Colorado, is dedicated to understanding, teaching, and preserving the rich history of the ancestral Pueblo Indians (also called the Anasazi) who inhabited the canyons and mesas of the Mes...
Durango
The largest zipline adventure in the world is here in Durango, Colorado!Soaring Tree Top Adventures' Zipline is a full-day of family-friendly adventure with 27 unique spans.
Colorado
A quiet and family friendly RV Park near the Weminuche Mountains. The Blanco River runs right through the full hook up RV and tent sites, and is perfect for swimming, tubing and fishing!
Silverton
The underground world of the hard rock miner is rarely seen by "outsiders." Old Hundred Gold Mine Tour, Silverton, Colorado Now you, too, can go "on shift" and see the earth from the inside out. A one hour guided tour takes you 1/3 mile into Galena...
Churchrock
Red Rock Park, situated in Indian Country, is the gateway to Zuni, one of the Seven Cites of Cibola sought by Coronado and the Conquistadors; Acoma, the sky city, one of the oldest inhabited cities in the United States; Old Laguna Pueblo and its Span...
Telluride
Great activities for those active kids all year around! Fly fishing, mountain biking, and rock climbing to name a few!
Chama
A living museum and National Historic Landmark known as America's Highest and Longest Scenic Railroad its no wonder this national treasure was listed in the book '1000 Things To Do Before You Die'.
Prewitt
Rolling hills studded with pinon and juniper trees encircle the lake, which is stocked with trout and catfish.Bluewater Lake State Park is popular for boating and year-round fishing.
Ute Bluff Lodge
(108 Miles)
South Fork
Ute Bluff Lodge, Cabins and RV Park is just minutes from Wolf Creek Ski Area, and offers RV spaces, rustic log cabins and lodges for families while they explore the beautiful South Fork area of Colorado.
Los Alamos
Hands on interactive exhibits with some serious subject bases related to the laboratory's research in defense and technology.
Gunnison
The Black Canyon of the Gunnisons unique and spectacular landscape was formed slowly by the action of water and rock scouring down through hard Proterozoic crystalline rock. No other canyon in North America combines the narrow opening, sheer walls...
Chimayo
El Santuario has been called the "Lourdes of America". No one seems to know exactly how this came about. However, there are testimonies that the extraordinary has occurred. Fr. Sebastian Alvarez in his letter to the Episcopal See of Durango, dated No...
Lake Powell
Natural Bridges preserves some of the finest examples of natural stone architecture in the southwest. On a tree-covered mesa next to deep sandstone canyons, three natural bridges formed when meandering streams slowly cut through the canyon walls. In ...
Embudo
Super fun and exciting rafting trips along the Rio Grande and Rio Chama, including family rafting trips! Perfect for kids of all ages, are you ready for adventure in New Mexico?
Rio Rancho
Warm days, cool nights and beautiful sunsets will welcome families staying at The StageCoach Stop RV Park in Rio Rancho, with all sites full hook up, and a heated pool!
Rio Rancho
About 60 antique cars and trucks of varying vintage all maintained with love, on display to delight rev heads of all ages, including 12 classic cars which have competed in the Great American Race.
Albuquerque
An interactive, educational open play and party center that offers unique experiences for kids up to 12, and their parents.
NW Albuquerque
Petroglyph National Monument protects a variety of cultural and natural resources including volcanos, archeological sites and an estimated 20,000 carved images. Many of the images are recognizable as animals, people, brands and crosses; others are mo...
Pilar
Perfect day out for the adventurous family who want to get out and enjoy nature.
Albuquerque
The Balloon Museums collection includes more than fifty historic and contemporary gondolas, many accompanied by complete balloon systems. Of special note are gondolas related to scientific and record-setting flights.
Rainbow Ryders
(140 Miles)
Albuquerque
Specializing in hot air balloon rides all year round, Rainbow Ryders is the authorized hot air balloon company for the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta.
Monkey Mania Adventure
(1)
(141 Miles)
Albuquerque
You can walk-in for open play, dress up in the costume room, sing karaoke songs in the one-of-a-kind Hollywood room, create arts and crafts, watch a movie in the Jungle tree media center, have fun in the jumping area. For the toddlers there is a spec...
Great Sand Dunes
(142 Miles)
Mosca
Explore the tallest dunes in North America! Whether hiking, sliding, exploring in a dunes wheelchair - or simply playing - the Great Sand Dunes are a unique wilderness area protected for all to enjoy. Find out how these dunes were formed.The Great Sa...
Albuquerque
Every weekend, year-round, American Indian dance performances are scheduled at the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center. Many of the dance groups are world-traveled and nationally recognized performers. Pueblo dance groups from the 19 New Mexico Pueblos are...
ABQ Trolley Co
(142 Miles)
Albuquerque
All aboard! Experience the Best of Albuquerque from a completely-custom, uniquely-Albuquerque, open-air trolley. One of the many fun family places to visit if you're looking for things to do in Nassau County for kids
Albuquerque
The Albuquerque Aquarium takes visitors on a journey down the Rio Grande from Albuquerque to its mouth in the Gulf of Mexico. Fresh water riverine, estuarine, surf zone, shallow waters, coral reefs, open ocean and deep ocean species are represented a...
Albuquerque
Albuquerques lush and peaceful Botanic Garden is an oasis in the desert. A fourteen-foot high dragon guards the entrance of the Fantasy Garden that gives children a mites eye perspective on the garden. Giant rakes, hoes and watering cans are tools us...
Albuquerque
Tours of Old Town specializes in informative, interesting & entertaining outdoor walking tours which share a wide variety of interesting trivia & historical facts in the heart of the Duke City. We KNOW Old Town! We know the sights, sounds, flavors, p...
Albuquerque
The National Atomic Museum is the nation's only Congressionally chartered museum of nuclear science and history. The museum was established in 1969 as an intriguing place to learn the story of the Atomic Age, from early research of nuclear developmen...
Albuquerque
This interactive, high-tech museum features an active volcano, Ice Age cave, and dinosaurs galore; including an enormous T-rex and Seismosaurus. The Planetarium and Lockheed Martin DynaTheater are exciting detours too.
Albuquerque
The Rattlesnake Museum is an exciting and educational experience for the entire family. This animal conservation museum reveals the hundreds of ways that rattlesnakes and other "less desirable" animals have influenced our lives. Examples are given th...
ABQ Jump
(142 Miles)
Albuquerque
ABQ Jump is a place where kids of all ages can run, jump, climb and play! ABQ Jump is Albuquerque's premier, affordable, indoor, climate- controlled amusement facility which features six, giant inflatable slides, bounce houses and obstacle courses! ...
Explora
(142 Miles)
Albuquerque
Ideas you can touch! Creating opportunities for inspirational discovery and the joy of lifelong learning through interactive experiences in science, technology and art. One of the many fun family places to visit if you're looking for things to do wit...
Albuquerque
Uncle Cliff's Kiddieland may have grown-up, but Cliff's Amusement Park is still the #1 place for family fun. Moms, Dads, sons, daughters, brothers, sisters, even Grandmas and Grandpas, can enjoy twists, turns, bumps, spins, and smiles all day long. Q...
Santa Fe
Welcome! We invite you to take a journey to the past at "The Ranch of the Swallows". This historic rancho,now a living history museum, dates from the early 1700s and was an important paraje or stopping point along the famous Camino Real, the Royal Ro...
Tingley Beach
(143 Miles)
Albuquerque
Tingley Beach features three fishing lakes, a model boating pond and a train station with gift shop and food service. During the summer only, Tingley visitors can rent pedal boats and bicycles. Tingley Beach is open from sunrise to sunset every day o...
ITz
(143 Miles)
Albuquerque
Hungry for some good food and family fun? Head over to iTz where you can enjoy a delicious all-you-can-eat buffet and enjoy the latest arcade games and exciting amusement park rides!
Questa
Hiking and fishing (especially kids fishing!) are popular activities for families who stay at Questa Lodge RV Park in New Mexico, as it's located near the Red River, and the might Rio Grande.
Moab
Canyonlands preserves a colorful landscape eroded into countless canyons, mesas and buttes by the Colorado River and its tributaries. The rivers divide the park into four districts: the Island in the Sky, the Needles, the Maze and the rivers themselv...
Albuquerque
Come to the CooLLest place to have fun in New Mexico! This ice rink has been operating for 24 years. Their new and unique CooLLoop is NOW OPEN and is has the worlds only twin rinks linked by two skate-able smaller ice rinks: How CooLL is a 1/5th mile...
Rio Grande Zoo
(1)
(143 Miles)
Albuquerque
Founded in 1927, the 64-acre Rio Grande Zoo offers visitors close encounters with more than 250 species of exotic and native animals. Popular species include seals and sea lions, chimpanzees, gorillas, orangutans, elephants, polar bears, giraffes, hi...
Albuquerque
26 water play features including a Tipping Bucket, Three Basketball Hoops, Waterfalls, Spray Features, miles of slides, pools, rivers, and a dual FlowRider surf machine and comfortable snack-bar & lounge area.

Top 10 most viewed fun things to do near Farmington with kids

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E3 Childrens Museum and Science Center

(2 Miles) Museums in Farmington

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Aztec Ruins

(13 Miles) Historical Attractions in Aztec

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Chaco Canyon

(41 Miles) National Parks / Natural World in Nageezi

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Farmington Museum at Gateway Park

(1 Miles) Museums in Farmington

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