Waterparks in Kansas with kids

Who’s ready for some water fun!? Being in The Sunflower State…we certainly are! If you’re in Kansas and looking for some fun things to do with kids, there are a host of water parks and water attractions which are perfect. You certainly won’t be short of places to visit to cool off with the family - no matter what the age. 

Each family friendly water park has its own unique features, attractions and activities that make it special to visit with children, and they range from the adventurous and WILD, to the charming and simple.

You can find waterslides that twist and turn, buckets that will soak you, lazy rivers to take it easy and even areas just for those little water babies in the family. 

Whether that gorgeous Kansas sun has you searching for an outdoor adventure, or you prefer the indoor kind, there are PERFECT places to go for every family.

So let’s get going and make a SPLASH in Kansas! You know you’re ready! 

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  • Tomahawk Ridge Aquatic Center

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    Overland Park

    The city's largest overall pool facility. Visitors can enjoy a long slide, small water slides, zero depth, fountains and shade structures.

  • Rock River Rapids

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    Derby

    A splashing day out to cool off in those summer days

  • Schlitterbahn Waterpark

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    Kansas City

    Brave the world's TALLEST water slide at this Kansas City water park, with other thrills, spills, and family fun!

  • Salt City Splash Aquatic Center

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    Hutchinson

    The Splash features four pools including slides, diving boards, zero depth entry pool, and splash toys. Available for birthdays and party/special event rentals!

  • Hays Aquatic Park

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    Hays

    The Hays Aquatic Park is a splashingly cool way to spend a day with the family - with a number of water activities and features for kids to play on and enjoy.

  • Jones Aquatic Center

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    Emporia

    Cool down at the Jones Aquatic Center in Emporia! Open seasonally May to August, kids can splash about and play all day!

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  • Sadlers Indoor Racing

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    Olathe

    The Ultimate Go Kart Racing Experience. Inspired by European indoor go-kart tracks, Sadlers Indoor Racing offers a little piece of Europe in Kansas City. One of the many fun family places to go if ...

  • Carousel Skate Center

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    Wichita

    Skating is FUN & HEALTHY family entertainment When is the last time YOUR family did something together? Come and visit Carousel Skate Center!

  • Sk8away

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    Topeka

    Roller Skating... It's Fun you can Feel! ALL NIGHT SK8!

  • Skateworld KC

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    Merriam

    Now known as Shawnee Mission, the rink offers open skate fun for all ages plus speciality session types include Speed Skating, Gospel Night, learn to skate sessions and adults and youth hockey ...

  • Starlite Skate Center

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    Salina

    50 Years of Rollin' Fun For Everyone! Family owned and operated since inception, welcoming all for some classic fun.

  • Jumping Jax

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    Overland Park

    Jumping Jax is an indoor inflatable play facility and birthday party venue. Children can play during open play times, you can also schedule a private birthday party, group get-together or team event! ...

  • TimberRidge Adventure Center

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    Olathe

    A beautiful family day out of hiking, archery, canoes, fishing and paddle boats in the pristine Kansas countryside

  • Wichita Ice Center

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    Wichita

    Open skate sessions, ice hockey, figure skating and even musical sessions for families - great skating fun in Wichita!

  • All Star Sports West

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    Wichita

    Great kids fun in Wichita with mini golf, go karts and kiddie karts, climbing wall, super soaker bumper boats, lazer tag, batting cages....and more! Phew!

  • Laser Quest

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    Wichita

    Great fun in wichita with hide-and-seek tag with a high tech twist on this multi-level arena with specialty lighting, swirling fog and energetic music!

  • The Alley Indoor Entertainment Centre

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    Wichita

    Amazing family fun in Kansas with bowling, laser maze, arcade and go karts! Great fun for active kids!

  • PowerPlay

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    Shawnee

    80,000 sq ft of fun in Kansas City with laser tag, go-karts, cosmic bowling, bumper cars and more!

  • Cosmic Jump

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    Olathe

    It's ALL about the bouncing at this indoor trampoline park, with escape rooms too!

  • Rollers

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    Emporia

    Fun Kansas roller skating to keep those kids active, as well as birthday parties!

  • Dart Warz Wichita

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    Wichita

    Active kids will love this cool alternative to paintball - an indoor dart battlefield! Action packed fun in Wichita!

  • Emporia Zoo

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    Emporia

    Kids will love getting up close with the many species of animals in the Kansas zoo, with a blend of native and exotic birds and animals housed in an area with beautiful landscaping and horticultural ...

  • Rolling Hills Wildlife Adventure

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    Salina

    Over 100 animals in this Kansas zoo, plus a 64,000 sq ft museum that takes you on a journey between humans, animals, and the world!

  • Sedgwick County Zoo

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    Wichita

    Over 3,000 animals, and nearly 400 species from all over the world at this Kansas zoo, with boat tours, animal feeding, and a tram tour too!

  • Safari Zoological Park

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    Caney

    A charming zoo that feels animals belong in their natural habitats, offering zoo tours, photos with animals, and tree house fun!

  • Sunset Zoo

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    Manhattan

    Home to over 250 animal species. During summer you can drop in on keeper chats, conservation talks and feedings including chimpanzee, sloth bear and otter.

  • Topeka Zoo

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    Topeka

    A family friendly zoo in the heart of Gage Park in Topeka, with beautiful animal exhibits, fun animal events and encounters, and a children's zoo too!

  • Lee Richardson Zoo

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    Garden City

    Share your Kansas family day out with the animals! This unique zoo is home to hundreds of Kansas native animals, and exotic animals. With a playground, gardens, picnic areas and events, it makes for ...

  • Wright Park Zoo

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    Dodge City

    Over 120 animals and birds at this small county zoo in Wright Park, where kids can come face to face with beautiful animals from around the world

  • Tanganyika Wildlife Park

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    Goddard

    It's the most interactive zoo in all of Kansas! You may find yourself face to face with a kangaroo, have a giraffe eating out of your hand, or look up to a ring tailed lemur on your shoulder! Highly ...

  • Cosmosphere: International Sci-Ed Center and Space Museum

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    Hutchinson

    This world-renowned, Smithsonian-Affiliated museum allows visitors to experience the thrill of space exploration. Plus Dr. Goddard's Lab, an explosively fun, rocketry demonstration for kids!

  • The National Agricultural Center and Hall of Fame

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    Bonner Springs

    Learn all about the historical and present agricultural industry, with fascinating exhibits, train rides and even animals! Historic fun in Kansas!

  • Prairie Museum of Arts and History

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    Colby

    The Prairie Museum of Art and History serves as a cultural center on the High Plains of Kansas, providing the opportunity for the public to learn about art and history through its collections, in ...

  • High Plains Museum

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    Goodland

    A fascinating museum that tells the stories of the people of Western Kansas from the last century. Over 8,000 objects will take the family back through history where kids can discover the rich ...

  • Fick Fossil and History Museum

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    Oakley

    The Fick Fossil and History Museum in Oakley, Kansas shares a building with the community library. The Fick Museum is free (donations) and has a number of interesting large fossils from the area, ...