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Athol
Want big rides, big slides, and big fun? You've found it. Located in beautiful North Idaho, Silverwood Theme Park has over 65 rides and attractions, including three roller coasters, the Boulder Beach Water Park, a steam engine train, live entertainme...
Meridian
Check out the fun at Roaring Springs. Lots of great water rides for the whole family at this huge water park. New for 2014 The Superloop Speed Slide!
Downey
Offers family fun with waterslides, naturally heated pool, hot tub, water playground, campground, cabins,yurts, tepees and more.
Hayden
Enjoy a comfortable 85 degrees year round when you ride the waves in our all-new indoor water park, Raptor Reef; featuring a wave pool, children's lagoon with a 2-story play structure and tipping bucket. Lean back and relax in our indoor/outdoor Jacu...
Kellogg
Surf's Up in the mountains at the new Silver Rapids Indoor Waterpark! Who says you have to go to Southern California to surf? At Silver Mountain Resort guests will soon be able to surf the snow then surf the waves all in the same day. With the in...
Lava Hot Springs
Swim, Dive and Slide at Lava's Olympic Swimming Pool & Waterpark
Hagerman
Naturally warm kiddie and main pools, plus diving boards, jacuzzis, and water slide.
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
Boise
Zoo Boise`s main customers are children. Zoo Boise`s reputation is a fun, family-oriented place to bring children. The main demographic of the zoo`s customers is young families with small children under the age of ten. A secondary demographic is gran...
Boise
Designed for all ages, our unique facility boasts innovative, interactive exhibits, multimedia shows, original artwork and a wide variety of resident birds of prey. The Center's dedicated volunteers and staff invite visitors to witness first hand the...
Idaho Falls
Watch the flock of threatened African Penguins, experience a wallaby mob on the move, discover the gibbons aerobactic abilities or surround yourself with sights and sounds of South American birds in the walk-through aviary. Stop by the Children's Zoo...
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 free-roaming wildlife of North America as your driv...
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 the walk-through aviary. Stop by the Childrens Zoo ...
Boise
Have family friendly fun touching and feeding sharks, rays, tropical fish and puffins in our indoor 10,000 square foot facility. We offer many hands on activities with kids, as well as birthday parties, sleepovers and aquarium tours!
Hamer
Home to huge amounts of bird life and small mammals, with year round hiking options, and winter sports.
Ririe
A real working cattle ranch on 4000 beautiful acres in the Rocky Mountains of Idaho. With plenty of room to ride, families enjoy the relaxed pace, natural beauty, and genuine old west experiences. Wildlife, starry skies, fresh air.
Boise
You can see it in their eyes the first time they run into your arms after class. The new found look of glorious, sparkling confidence. Confidence that will build a foundation to succeed in whatever they may try today, and for the rest of their lives....
Boise
The complex attracts families from all over the valley.Find the Edwards Boise Stadium 21 & IMAX along with several restaurants such Chuck-A-Rama,Cracker Barrel and McGrath's Fish House.
Boise
Open since 1974 Pojos has been providing fun for the whole family. With a 22,000 square foot play center this is fun for all of the family. One of the many fun family places to visit if you're looking for things to do with kids in Idaho
Idaho Falls
Indoor Family Fun Center featuring: Splash Tag, Twilight Zone Arcade,Land of Make-Believe ,Black Hole Mini-golf,Galactic Galaxy Playground Cosmic Climb Rock Climbing, Laser Tag Phazer Tag and Paintless Paintball.
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.
Twin Falls
7 inflatables for kids of all ages including maze, obstacle course, giant slides, classic bounce house and a jousting arena.
Canyon County
A place to play! 5,000 square feet designed to delight children and relax
 parents. Day Passes or Memberships available. Free WiFi.
Boise city
Planet Kid is Idaho's Largest Indoor Soft Playground. There is so much to explore in all of the tubes, tunnels and ball pits. It’s a never ending maze of rope swings, zip lines, slides, cargo nets and climbing webs
Orofino
Clearwater Historical Museum invites folks to come see our collections that focus on the people and history of Clearwater River Country and its environs including Clearwater County and parts of Lewis, Nez Perce, Idaho and Shoshone counties Our goa...
Ketchum
The Ketchum Sun Valley Historical Society was established in 1989 with the overlying goal of keeping the regional history alive for future generations. More specifically, the Society seeks to interpret and preserve the history and heritage of the reg...
Wallace
The Silver Valley is the richest silver mining region in the world. In just one hundred twenty years, over 1.1 BILLION ounces of silver have been produced from mines in this valley. The museum captures the impact of mining history with artifacts and ...
Rexburg
This Museum located in the basement of the Tabernacle houses the Upper Snake River Valley Historical Society Museum aptly named the Teton Flood Museum because of its extensive collections of flood memorabilia including but not limited to films, photo...
Boise
The Basque Museum & Cultural Center provides a look into the heritage of the Basque communities of Idaho and surrounding areas. Boise, Idaho has long been a central location where Basque immigrants first congregated after coming to the United Stat...
Boise
The Idaho State Historical Museum, founded in 1907, is Idaho's largest and most visited museum. It has evolved from a simple collection of curios and relics sitting on shelves to the first museum in Idaho to be accredited by the American Association ...
Boise
Covering a broad spectrum of military history, via photos and artifacts, you will see Gowen Field as it was during World War II as well as Idahoans in the Philippine Insurrection through Operation Iraqi Freedom/Enduring Freedom. A number of smal...
Sandpoint
The park has many amenities including picnic areas, a playground, tennis courts, and the Native Plant Society arboretum. Adjacent to Lakeview Park is Memorial Field which has a boat launch and is home to the Festival at Sandpoint every August.
Coeur dAlene
Enjoy living history exhibit tours, seasonal galleries and varying exhibits representing the best of the area with heavy emphasis on appreciation of cultural heritage.
Boise
Boise's oldest visual arts organisation features many exhibitions reflecting a variety of artists, media and styles. The ARTexperience Gallery is full of hands-on activities geared specifically toward children under 12.
Rexburg
Extensive collections of flood memorabilia including films, photos, and other items related to the Teton Dam disaster. Plus Rexburg Children's Museum.
Nampa
Go back in time to learn about the role American Veterans have played in our future.
Shoshone
Out in the blasted, treeless region that brought you Craters of the Moon National Monument lies Shoshone Ice Caves. Visitors are greeted by a looming dinosaur statue, ridden by a hairy caveman. A three-story high Native American, Chief Wasakie, watch...
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
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 weirdest hoovers ever made.
Bonners Ferry
A great day out getting up close with stunning wildlife and beautiful nature.
Arco
Explore a weird and scenic landscape guaranteed to get the kids' imaginations going, with extensive lava fields and surreal natural features.
Hagerman
Largest concentration of Hagerman Horse (Equus simplicidens) fossils in North America - 30 complete horse fossils and portions of 200 individual horses. Internationally significant Monument protects world's richest late Pliocene epoch (3 - 4 mya) fo...
Clarkston
Clarkston and Asotin County are known as the gateway to Hells Canyon National Recreation Area. Many dont know that Hells Canyon is North Americas deepest gorge. You can enjoy the breathtaking beauty of the canyon on one of the regions regular boat to...
Boise
Visit the Idaho Botanical Garden to experience nature as you stroll through the many gardens, listen to bird song, and feel the natural calmness and serenity of this outdoor living museum.The Garden is a living museum, dedicated to the advancement an...
Twin Falls
he Sawtooth National Forest is a very special place here in the heart of Idaho. We hope you will take the time to learn about this "working/producing" National Forest. Managing and protecting your land is most challenging - not only because of the va...
Almo
This unique geologic area became a landmark in 1843 for California-bound emigrants. They left wagon ruts across the landscape and their signatures in axle grease on Register Rock, Camp Rock and many others. A few granite pinnacles and monoliths ar...
Boise
The mountainous landscape developed through uplifting, faulting, and stream cutting. Most of the land lies within the Idaho Batholith, a large and highly erodable geologic formation.
Coeur d Alene
A whimsical self guided journey based on a story book, The Mudgy Moose Trail is suitable for walkers of all ages.
Ririe
Offers natural hot and warm pools, plus summer pool with diving board and 350ft water slide! Plus zip line tour, golfing and fishing.
Coeur d Alene
For over 20 years we have shared our ranch with guests as our gentle horses take them on leisurely paced mountainous trail rides and horsedrawn hayrides through our meadow. We offer short day rides, evening dinner rides, activities for families at...

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Jabbers

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Triple Play Fun Centre

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Boise Spectrum

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Pojos Family Fun Center

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Blast Off

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The Little Gym

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Thunder Mountain Line

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Fun places to visit in Idaho with kids

Idaho is the kind of fun place that both adults and kids will enjoy – your only problem, is going to be finding the time to fit all the great places to visit in! Because many of Idaho's must-see attractions offer kid-friendly activities and exhibits, you won't have to miss out on any of the state's diverse culture and history. As you explore the multitude of fun things to do in Idaho with kids, you'll definitely create memories that will last and last - and you can watch them back on video for years to come if you’ve got a shocking memory like me!

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There are so many fun places to go with kids in Idaho - great zoos and aquariums, museums, theme parks, water parks and swimming pools, places to visit outdoors (many of which are cheap or free), great historical places of interest, activities and indoor play centres for toddlers as well as the usual family tourist attractions - take a look above, lots of the best things to do with children in ID