Things to do in Mesquite with kids

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Mesquite
An absolutely full day out is on offer here: they have paintball and laser tag, an amusement park, Go Karts, mini golf, bumper boats, rock wall, over a hundred video games and some batting cages. What are you waiting for?
Dallas
Our mission is to build and maintain a public botanic garden which promotes the art, enjoyment and knowledge of horticulture, while providing opportunities for education and research.
Dallas
The African American Museum is an institution dedicated to the research, identification, selection, acquisition, presentation and preservation of visual art forms and historical documents that relate to the African American community.
Dallas
Experience nature’s adventure at The Dallas World Aquarium. The facility is home to a unique display of flora and fauna.
Dallas
5 floors of fascinating and interactive exhibit galleries, including a specific interior museum for under 5s, 3D animations and interactive games.
Dallas
Since 1989, The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza has welcomed more than 6 million visitors from around the worldpeople of all ages seeking information and understanding about the assassination of President John F. Kennedy on November 22, 1963.
Shenaniganz
(12 Miles)
Rockwall
Features include 24 lanes of state of the art tenpin bowling, inflatable play zone, 2 storey lazer tag arena, indoor electric go kart track, arcade, lazer maze game and 9 hole black light mini adventure golf with a Himilayan theme.
Dallas Zoo
(13 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, ...
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.
Dallas
Embark on a memorable aviation journey - a tour of the Frontiers of Flight Museum. During your experience, you will bridge several lifetimes starting with the pioneers who realized their earliest dreams of flying; identifying with the aviators of the...
Bahama Beach
(16 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...
Plano
This Side Up! Family Center is a brand new non-profit which provides a safe, family- friendly environment while giving parents all the tools, skills and quality activities they need to move from surviving to thriving!
Plano
Enjoy Go-Karts, Laser Tag, Miniature Golf, kiddie rides, climbing wall, Interactive Redemption and Video Games and much much more with an all you can eat family buffet!
Dallas
A Texan-sized experience for active kids of all ages! Go-Karts, 3 Adventure mini golf courses, themed arena Laser Tag, redemption gaming arcade, and bumper boats!
Plano
The premiere living history site interpreting the Texas black-land prairie region in north Texas. Entire preserved farmsteads including original outbuildings, gardens, barns, wells, and landscapes in their period context like this one are rare. They ...
SpeedZone
(19 Miles)
Dallas
Get behind the wheel on one of 4 Racing Tracks. Race into action at Electric Alley, our state-of-the-art game room, and don’t forget to refuel at the SpeedZone Café and Bar. Great idea for fun things to do in Dallas with kids
Plano
A fun, and welcoming horseback riding academy in Plano that offers private and group riding lessons to children and adults of all ages, six days a week!
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...
Jump Mania
(20 Miles)
Plano
They offer 10 large inflatables in an almost 10,000 square foot facility as well as a dedicated area for kids 3 and under and a parents' lounge.
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.
Nickelmania
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(21 Miles)
Carrollton
Play games with real nickels! - Over 125 of the latest video games! - Large assortment of prizes! - Birthday party packages! - Special discounts for groups! - Daycare specials! One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to d...
Cedar Hill
Swimming beach, kayaking and fishing, DORBA bike trail, 3 playgrounds and camping opportunities.
CooCoos
(1)
(23 Miles)
Plano
A place where kids can come have a CRAZY fun time! They are a unique bounce house facility that is designed for open play, as well as fabulous birthday parties.
Irving
The Museum preserves, collects, organizes, and displays Scouting's treasures documenting the movement's unique influence on American culture.
Carrollton
Fill your day with excitement! Experience a kaleidoscope of over 20 colorful rides for adults and kids. Come discover the thrills that await.
Cedar Hill
Nature Experience Tours, hiking trails, natural style play area, plenty of space and the chance to be in the Citizen Science Program.
Cosmic Jump
(25 Miles)
Allen
Vast trampoline park in Allen with sports features offering small kids' sessions, open bounce and nightclub style sessions with glow effects.
Cedar Hill
They have lots of outdoor activities, including Go Carts, Miniature Golf, Batting Cages, Paintball and more! If the weather is not the best they also offer an indoor Arcade and Redemption Games as well, and Birthday Parties are their specialty!
The Colony
Large waterpark for the whole family with rides for all, including the more adventurous.
Cedar Hill
2 challenging disc golf courses plus 2.5 miles of soft trail for exploration, an open play area and picnic tables.
Going Bonkers
(27 Miles)
Lewisville
A great place to meet new friends, play arcade games, eat good food and exercise while playing on the largest indoor playground, in climate controlled comfort.
Arlington
Get ready to bowl! Just across the street from Six Flags, explore early Egyptian bowling games, see what middle age lawn bowling was like and actually bowl on our 'Highway 66' mini lanes! You won’t forget your time at the bowling museum. It’s hou...
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.
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...
Cosmic Jump
(28 Miles)
Lewisville
15,000 sq ft of trampolines, offering small kids' sessions, open bounce and nightclub style sessions with glow effects, plus sports features like dodgeball and basketball!
ITz Euless
(30 Miles)
Euless
Family fun centre featuring tenpin bowling, bumper cars, climbing wall, laser tag and heaps of games.
Grapevine
From short jaunts out with Thomas The Tank Engine and the abbreviated Fun Trains trip, to full excursions and seasonal specials. Plus every weekend the train is robbed by bandits, who's kid doesn't want to see that?!
Dallas
Explore educational activities and kids' attractions inside the biggest box of LEGO at LEGOLAND Discovery Center (LDC) Dallas Fort Worth.
Grapevine
Welcomes kids from 7 years to try their hand at bouldering and climbing via their kids' club, recreational team and private lessons.
Frisco
High standard indoor karting, for over 48". Arrive and Drive available.
Natural Bridge
A nature filled day where kids can explore a 200 million year old natural sandstone bridge and local surrounding nature.
South Mansfield
Hawaiian themed family waterpark with many rides for the whole family and those looking for a little adventure.
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...
Laser Quest
(36 Miles)
North Richland Hills
offers live action laser tag, the bruise-less, mess-less combat game played with infra red equipment!
Seven Points
Whatz-Up is loaded with attractions to keep your family entertained! Batting Cages, Bumper Cars, Go-Karts, Kiddie Cars, Lazer Tag, Miniature Golf, Paintball, Rockwall, and a large Arcade. Check-out our Birthdays Packages, Special Events, and Group Ra...
Fort Worth
The Fort Worth Historic Stockyards is a one of a kind location with many unique attractions. It is the only place in the United States that has a daily cattle drive! Texas Longhorns are driven down East Exchange Avenue which is right in the heart of...
Fort Worth
Texan style big family fun fearing all things cowgirl and cowboy in the heart of Fort Worth.
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.
Splash Kingdom
(44 Miles)
Canton
Splash Kingdom is a family friendly park. Lots of fun for the whole family.
Burleson
Arrr…..it be a fantastic pirate themed outdoor water park for kids! Set sail for Pirates Cove Fun Zone and pirate Texas-style!

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

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Legoland Discovery Center

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Celebrations Indoor Adventure

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Sandy lake Amusement Park

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CooCoos

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The Dallas World Aquarium

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Going Bonkers

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Jump Mania

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This Side UP Family Center

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Nickelmania

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Adventure Landing

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Fun places to visit in Mesquite with kids

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