Caves and Mines in Nevada with kids

Who said family fun had to be ABOVE ground! If you are looking for pretty awesome things to do with kids in Nevada, then let’s dig deep…literally!

Underground adventures are so much fun with children. It’s an experience that will introduce them to some of the most incredible wonders on earth, and formations they have never seen before.

Some underground experiences are perfect for family members of all ages and ability, but some require more active families as there are often steps involved.  Whatever you choose in The Silver State, you will experience something magical.

Underground experiences require you to join a tour, which is perfect for kids to learn all the fun facts about what they are seeing as they make their through the earth.  Sounds super fun!

Why have an above ground adventure in Nevada…when you can go UNDERGROUND! An exciting family day out for all!

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  • Circus Circus Adventuredome

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    Las Vegas

    Hang upside down in midair, scream for your life…then do it all over again! An amazing five-acre theme park bursting at the seams with a great thrills!

  • Wet N Wild Las Vegas

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    Las Vegas

    Every kind of slide you can imagine to cool off in the hot Nevada heat! Pitch black tunnels, spirals, slides and tubes, and great areas for those little ones!

  • Blu Pool at Ballys

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    Las Vegas

    Day visitors welcome at this Olympic sized pool with cabanas and DJs too! Kids fun Vegas style!

  • Monte Carlo Pool

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    Las Vegas

    Day guests accepted in this HUGE Vegas pool in the Monte Carlo hotel, with a 400ft lazy river, and wave pool!

  • The Golden Nugget Pool

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    Las Vegas

    An incredible Las Vegas pool that welcomes day guests for swimming in it's luxurious indoor facility with a 3 storey waterside through a shark tank!

  • Cowabunga Bay Water Park

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    Henderson

    Cool off in style with some of Nevada's most thrilling water slides! If you dare....kids - how brave are you!?

  • MGM Grand Pool Complex

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    Las Vegas

    Cool off in that hot Nevada desert at the very cool MGM Grand Pool Complex!

  • Shark Reef Aquarium

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    Las Vegas

    14 exhibits allow visitors to view up-close 100 aquatic species, 15 types of sharks and a Giant Pacific Octopus.

  • Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat

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    Las Vegas

    Experience an exotic, enchanting and wondrous outdoor world at Siegfried & Roy's Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat and come face to face with white lions, white tigers, panthers, leopards, and our ...

  • Sierra Safari Zoo

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    Reno

    Visit Nevada's LARGEST zoo and the ONLY zoo in Northern Nevada, with animals from all over the world for that WILD family day out!

  • Animal Ark

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    Reno

    Animal Ark provides an ideal place to house non-releasable wildlife and allows the public a unique opportunity to view these animals in natural habitat exhibits. One of the many fun family places to ...

  • Gilcrease Nature Sanctuary

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    Las Vegas

    Gilcrease Nature Sanctuary offers a safe haven for animals of all types. Here, you can see birds of many species, including quail, ducks, ostriches, parrots; and various animals like turtles, goats, ...

  • Southern Nevada Zoo

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    Vegas

    The Southern Nevada Zoological-Botanical Park - the shady 3-acre park is located just 15 minutes northwest of the Las Vegas Strip. The zoo exhibits over 150 species of plants and animals (for more ...

  • The Aquarium At The Silverton

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    Las Vegas

    Need another reason to visit Las Vegas? Silverton casino has recently opened its new expansion, which houses several beautiful salt and fresh-water aquariums, which are free to the public.

  • Las Vegas Zoo

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    Las Vegas

    The zoo exhibits over 150 species of plants and animals. As the only zoo in Las Vegas and the only year-round zoo in Nevada, we work hard to fulfill our mission to educate and entertain the public by ...

  • Roos N More Zoo

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    Moapa Town

    If you have ever wanted to pet a camel or look inside a kangaroo's pouch, this is the place to be! This family fun zoo has over 160 animals to meet and greet, with something for every age!

  • The Wildlife Habitat at the Flamingo

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    Las Vegas

    As well as the namesake Chilean Flamingos, the miniature islands, streams and waterfalls are home to swans, ducks, koi, and turtles.

  • Lion Habitat Ranch

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    Henderson

    A beautiful 8.5 acre range where you can experience retired MGM lions playing, and enjoying their new lives.

  • Nevada Bugs and Butterflies

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    Reno

    Hands-on experiences for kids in Nevada so they can get excited about science, the environment, and interact with real life insects - with FREE admission!

  • Cowboy Trail Rides Inc

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    Las Vegas

    Unleash your inner cowboy and saddle up out in the stunning Nevada desert.

  • Pink Jeep Tours Las Vegas

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    Las Vegas

    A unique way to see another side of Las Vegas with a fun off-road jeep adventure! Great for kids over 24 months, you can take excursions to the Grand Canyon, Death Valley as well as Red Rock Canyon. ...

  • BODIES...The Exhibition

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    Las Vegas

    BODIES…The Exhibition showcases more than 275 body specimens. These real human bodies have been meticulously dissected, preserved through an innovative process and respectfully presented, giving ...

  • Titanic The Artifact Exhibition

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    Las Vegas

    Provides guests with the opportunity to become a passenger as they move through expanded Exhibition galleries and view more than 20 never-before-seen authentic artifacts.

  • Television City at the MGM Grand

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    Las Vegas

    Free access to TV screenings where the kids can have their say afterwards! Facilities include the new 3D perception centre where you can see cutting edge use of the medium from big players like Pixar ...

  • The Golden Nugget Shark Tank Tour

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    Las Vegas

    Get up close and personal with the deadly occupants of this Vegas aquarium - yep, SHARKS! Vegas fun for kids!

  • Las Vegas Mini Grand Prix

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    Las Vegas

    Enjoy a Full Array of Activities! * Sprint Kart Speedway * Adult Gran Prix Cars * Go Karts * Kiddie Karts * Dive Bomber * Tornado Twister * Dragon Roller ...

  • Gamezone

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    Las Vegas

    While GameWorks is packed with a variety of popular new games like Dance Dance Revolution and Indy 500, and classics like a relaxing game of billiards or old-fashioned prize games in the Big Win ...

  • Jumper's Jungle Family Fun Center

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    Las Vegas

    A fun indoor party space and jungle jumpspace in Las Vegas, NV specializing in birthday parties and special events.

  • Flip N Out

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    Las Vegas

    Bounce houses and inflatable fun, plus 10,000 sq ft of trampolining, Warehouse Wars multi level laser tag, sports court and arcade.

  • Childs Play

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    Las Vegas

    We are an indoor play space for children and their parents. We have slides, rock walls, tunnels, bridges, a toddler area, basketball, computers and game systems for the older kids. There is free ...

  • Lied Discovery Childrens Museum

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    Las Vegas

    The mission of Lied Discovery Children's Museum is to provide a vibrant and engaging experience, through exhibits and programs, where children from economically and culturally diverse backgrounds ...

  • Las Vegas Art Museum

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    Like most 58-year-old organizations in Southern Nevada, what is now the Las Vegas Art Museum came from humble beginnings. In 1950, a group of of visionaries created the Las Vegas Art League with the ...

  • National Automobile Museum

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    The National Automobile Museum (The Harrah Collection) lets you travel through time like few other places. Like people, every car has a story, a little tale about who and where and why. Especially ...

  • Boulder City-Hoover Dam Museum

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    Boulder City

    The Boulder City/Hoover Dam Museum tells the story of the Boulder Canyon Project as it was experienced by the men and women who braved the desolation of the Southern Nevada desert to build Hoover Dam ...

  • Las Vegas Natural History Museum

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    Las Vegas

    A life size T-Rex and live sharks await inquisitive kids at this Las Vegas Natural History Museum!