Things to do in IDAHO FALLS with kids

Idaho Falls is a charming town which will welcome your family with open arms. It has the beauty and warmth of classic small town America, and is filled with fun places to go with kids - perfect for a family day out!

Want to spend the day with fun creatures like playful penguins or gibbons? Tautphaus Park Zoo is a great place for kids to explore, learn and play, and their education can continue at the Museum of Idaho!

Idaho Falls is a place filled with old fashioned family friendly attractions which are just…well, fun. Little kids will love Leo’s Place with it’s multi level adventures - or Blast Off with arcades, laser tag, paintball and mini golf!

The whole family can get involved with bowling at Skyline Lanes or try their hand at ice skating at Joe Marmo / Wayne Lehto Ice Arena.  There is trampoline fun at ijump, and indoor rock climbing at YMCA Climbing Gym. 

There are lots of fun things to do with kids in Idaho Falls. It’s classic America, and you will be made to feel right at home.

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  • Museum of Idaho

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    Idaho Falls

    A fascinating and informative (and FUN!) museum of kids to learn all about the history of the amazing state of Idaho, including a Children's Discovery Room just for them.

  • Leos Place

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    (1 miles) Idaho Falls

    Is a family friendly pizzeria also offering a great little multi level adventure softplay frame with all the classic equipment from climbing to sliding and beyond.

  • YMCA Climbing Gym Idaho Falls

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    (1 miles) Idaho Falls

    Indoor rock climbing fun at the YMCA gym! Top roped walls, birthday parties, and bouldering caves all await those active kids in Idaho Falls ready to challenge themselves!

  • Tautphaus Park Zoo

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    (1 miles) Idaho Falls

    Watch the flock of threatened African Penguins, experience a wallaby mob on the move, discover the gibbons aerobatic abilities or surround yourself with sights and sounds of South American birds in ...

  • Joe Marmo Wayne Lehto Ice Arena

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    (1 miles) Idaho Falls

    Ice skating fun with lessons, and leagues, perfect for those active kids wanting something different and rewarding in Idaho Falls!

  • Blast Off

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    (2 miles) Idaho Falls

    Great indoor fun for kids in Idaho with splash tag, mini golf, rock climbing, laser tag, and so much more!

  • ijump

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    (3 miles) Idaho Falls

    Enjoy open jump sessions and bounce as you please, try trampoline dodgeball or give stunt jumping a go with a soft foam pit landing! Plus wee-jump mini jumper area.

  • Granite Creek Guest Ranch

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    (16 miles) Ririe

    Kids can enjoy a REAL working cattle ranch on 4000 beautiful acres in the Rocky Mountains of Idaho. Wildlife, starry skies, and a genuine old west experience!

  • Mountain River Ranch

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    (20 miles) Ririe

    Wild West dinner and live shows, as well as an RV park and family campground in Idaho!

  • Heise Hot Springs

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    (20 miles) Ririe

    Offers natural hot and warm pools, plus summer pool with diving board and 350ft water slide! Plus zip line tour, golfing and fishing.

  • Kelly Canyon Ski Resort

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    (23 miles) Ririe

    Skiing and snowboarding with lessons from 4 years, offering 35% green runs, plus terrain training park.

  • Idaho Potato Museum

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    (26 miles) Blackfoot

    A museum all about...yep...potatos! Idaho's favorite! A unique museum which showcases the world of the potato, from the first one planted through to potato crisps. A surprisingly historic experience ...

  • Museum of Rexburg

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    (26 miles) Rexburg

    Formerly the Teton Flood Museum, this fascinating museum tells the story of that famous Teton Dam failure, and also features a Children's Discovery Room

  • Teton Flood Museum

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    (26 miles) Rexburg

    Extensive collections of flood memorabilia including films, photos, and other items related to the Teton Dam disaster. Plus Rexburg Children's Museum.

  • FatCats

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    (27 miles) Rexburg

    Tenpin Bowling, 3D cinema and Balladium Play Arena, Glow in the Dark Pirate themed mini golf, plus extensive arcade with billiards tables.

  • Camas Wildlife Refuge

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    (33 miles) Hamer

    Home to huge amounts of bird life and small mammals, with year round hiking options, and winter sports.

  • Green Canyon Hot Springs

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    (36 miles) Newdale

    Is an ideal stay with kids wanting to learn to swim, as there are naturally warmed on site facilities plus an accredited swim school.

  • Fort Hall Replica

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    (48 miles) Pocatello

    A visit to the Fort Hall Replica is to enter the 19th Century world of explorers, trappers, fur traders, Native Americans, pioneers, Gold seekers, historic figures, and common folk; all of whom ...

  • Idaho Museum Of Natural History

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    (48 miles) Pocatello

    Idaho Museum of Natural History is a fascinating look at the states natural and cultural history. A fun and education day out for the whole family

  • Don Asletts Museum of Clean

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    (48 miles) Pocatello

    A staggering 75,000 sq ft of the most diverse range ever offered, with fun and fascinating hands on experiences of the theme of cleanliness applied to every possible connotation, and some of the ...

  • Pocatello Zoo

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    (49 miles) Pocatello

    The Pocatello Zoo specializes in wildlife native to North America's Intermountain West. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in Idaho

  • Yellowstone Bear World

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    (57 miles) Idaho

    No vacation to the Yellowstone National Park or Grand Teton National Park region is complete without an adventure into the wild at Yellowstone Bear World. During your visit you will be surrounded by ...

  • Teton Raptor Center

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    (58 miles) Wilson

    Tour Teton Raptor Center's rehabilitation clinic and Raptor Barn at the historic Hardeman Ranch in Wilson, Wyoming. Meet our resident raptors and learn about birds of prey in the Greater Yellowstone ...

  • Lava Hot Springs

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    (60 miles) Lava Hot Springs

    Swim, Dive and Slide at Lava's Olympic Swimming Pool & Waterpark

  • The Wolf Den

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    (62 miles) Thayne

    360º mountain views to enjoy at The Wolf Den Log Cabin Motel and RV Park just 40 minutes south of Jackson Hole.

  • Jackson Hole Play House

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    (64 miles) Jackson Hole

    Jackson Hole's first live theatre opened in the 1950's and is still going strong, and family friendly!

  • Sands Whitewater & Scenic River Trips

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    (64 miles) Jackson Hole

    Sit back and relax, enjoy the beauty of the river as your guide works the oars on this scenic float trip. Be sure to bring a camera or video equipment for the chance of seeing wildlife on this ...

  • Ripleys Believe It or Not

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    (64 miles) Jackson Hole

    Whether you survive the puzzling illusion of the "Flip-Flop Lodge" or hike through our Bizzare Forest, here at Ripleys Believe It or Not you'll find something for everyone. One of the many fun family ...

  • Snow King Resort

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    (64 miles) Jackson Hole

    There are a ton of fun activities in Jackson Hole for kids and families! Outdoor Summer Fun: Alpine Slide, Mini Golf, Horseback riding,Playgrounds throughout town, Fishing, Climbing Wall, Bungee ...

  • National Museum of Wildlife Art

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    (64 miles) Jackson Hole

    The museum is unique among American art museums, distinguished by its mission and location. The museum strives to enrich and inspire public appreciation of fine art and humanity's relationship with ...

  • John D Rockefeller Jr Memorial Parkway

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    (69 miles) Moose

    The late conservationist and philanthropist John D. Rockefeller, Jr. made substantial contributions to quite a few national parks.Located at the heart of the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem, the ...

  • Grand Teton National Park

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    (71 miles) Moose

    Four million visitors a year can't be wrong! This amazing national park in Wyoming has incredible mountains, extraordinary wildlife and lakes for families to explore and enjoy!

  • Craters Of The Moon National Park

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    (75 miles) Arco

    A weird and scenic landscape for the family to explore, which will get the kids imagination going! With extensive lava fields and surreal natural features - a unique family day out in Idaho!

  • Downata Hot Springs Pool

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    (76 miles) Downey

    Offers family fun with waterslides, naturally heated pool, hot tub, water playground, campground, cabins,yurts, tepees and more.

  • National Oregon California Trail Centre

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    (89 miles) Montpelier

    The Center interprets the story of the pioneers who braved the arduous, 6 month, 2,000 mile journey across the unsettled American West from Missouri to the Oregon Territory.