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Wichita
Dedicated to providing a high end historical resource this is a strictly educational visit offering insight into the region's history dating back to settlement in the mid 1800s.
Wichita
Our mission is to be the railroad museum of Kansas, dedicated to recording and exhibiting the importance of railroad transportation in the human, agricultural, commercial and industrial heritage of Wichita, Kansas and the Great Plains.
Wichita
Experience a trip through time at one of the most interesting and exciting museums in America. Children will enjoy the fun activity center including a Moon Walk, Puppet Theater, and large play castle and dungeon.
Wichita
Exploration Place is dedicated to providing informal, enjoyable learning experiences with extraordinary resources for exploration for people of all ages. One of the many fun family places to visit if you're looking for things to do in Wichita for kid...
Wichita
For simple family ice skating through hockey, speed and figure skating you can't beat the Olympic AND NHL standard rinks here! They offer fun musical sessions for families and lessons for every stage of development.
Wichita
As the largest art museum in the state of Kansas, the Wichita Art Museum houses one of the country's finest collections of American art, spanning three centuries of painting, sculpture, works on paper, and decorative arts. Masterpieces by Mary Cassat...
Wichita
Cowtown is a living history museum where you'll experience life in the 1870s as you immerse yourself in a sampling of the sights, sounds and activities common to a midwestern cattle town. You'll experience the dramatic clash of Victorian ideals and ...
Wichita
Glorious selection of themed gardens and in particular the Downing Children’s Garden will delight with one-of-a-kind elements, an amazing palette of plants to discover, musical maze, monster trees and more fun encounters around every corner.
Wichita
Skating is FUN & HEALTHY family entertainment When is the last time YOUR family did something together? Come and visit Carousel Skate Center!
Wichita
The Ulrich Museum of Art at Wichita State University acts as a catalyst and cultural center for the art of our time. Offering direct encounters with modern and contemporary art and dynamic public programs, the museum explores questions that shape our...
Wichita
Activities include fishing and pedal boating, miniature train, a miniature golf course, pony rides, river bicycle path and the the Isle of Screams haunted walk, with a monster version adjacent.
Wichita
The Zoo has seen steady progress through the past three decades with major exhibits opening every few years. The Jungle in 1977, The South American Pampas and Australian Outback exhibits in 1980 and the Apes and Man Building in 1982 were a few of the...
Laser Quest
(5 Miles)
Wichita
Combining the classic games of hide-and-seek and tag with a high tech twist on this multi-level arena with specialty lighting, swirling fog and energetic music.
Pump It Up
(5 Miles)
Wichita
You and your child are invited to come and play on the giant, soft, fun-filled interactive inflatables! Share quality time and promote physical fitness while bouncing, sliding, climbing and jumping at Pump It Up.
Wichita
The importance of the Kansas Aviation Museum building to the glory days of Kansas aviation cannot be overstated. Its grand art-deco style appeals both to the aviation community and to anyone interested in historical preservation.
Wichita
Our Goals 1. Provide opportunities to the public to learn about natural resources, especially the wildlife and plant species, of the Great Plains Region. 2. Provide visitors with enjoyable educational experiences that impart the importance of w...
Wichita
Offering mini golf, go karts and kiddie karts, climbing wall, super soaker bumper boats, lazer tag, batting cages, arcade, bowlingo and more more more!
Wichita
Offers a terrific range of family size rides, games and entertainments from the selection of go karts and themed structure mini golf to the rollercoasters, turbo slide and bowlingo!
Wichita
Classic family friendly tenpin bowling plus indoor electric go karting on a 16,000 square foot track full of straight-aways and tight turns!
Derby
A splashing day out to cool off in those summer days
Goddard
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 interactive encounters with some of natures most exotic creatures.
Goddard
Through the Observatory's 16-inch telescope you can view such wonders as the planet Saturn and its beautiful rings, and the Moon with its craters and mountains.
Augusta
Family friendly Ranch and Petting Zoo We are a mobile and on-site operation. We offer Pony Rides, Petting Zoo, Hay rack rides, Inflatables, Face Painting, Clown, Balloon Twisting, Concessions, Picnic & Fire Pit area's, Children's Play Areas, Cover...
Halstead
The largest RV Park Resort & Public Campground in Kansas and the perfect place to relax by yourself or vacation with your family.
North Newton
The Kaufman museum has: * a tallgrass prairie reconstruction with over 15 species of grasses and more than 100 wildflower species * the award-winning permanent exhibit Of Land and People which tells the story of the coming of the Mennon...
Bighorn Park
(39 Miles)
Coaldale
Is a family owned and operated resort with an RV park, cabins, motel, and tenting area. White water rafting, horseback and bike riding, family swimming pool, games and winter sports besides.
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!
Hutchinson
Visitors to the salt museum will enjoy a trip 650 feet below ground where they will board a tram that takes them to over 100,000 square feet of galleries devoted to telling the story of salt from the earliest known use to the present day.
Hutchinson
Why is Reno County a special place to live? Come find out at the Reno County Museum where you will uncover the rich culture and history via their fascinating exhibitions!
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.
Kingman
In 1967 the city moved it's offices and fire equipment to a modern building and in 1969 the city sold the old building to the Kingman County Historical Society. The society opened the building to the public as a museum in 1970. In 1972 this remarkabl...
Strong City
Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve was honored with being selected as one of the 8 Wonders of Kansas. Kansas Governor Kathleen Sebelius announced the results on January 29, 2008, Kansas Day, at the State Capitol.
Lindsborg
Standing tall on the banks of the Smoky Hill River, the McPherson County Old Mill Museum preserves the early heritage of McPherson County. The museum collects, preserves, researches, exhibits and interprets materials related to this heritage with spe...
Ponca City
Cann Memorial Garden is a 10 acre estate located in the heart of Ponca City at the Junction of Highway 77 and Grand Avenue. The estate was given to the City of Ponca City by Elsie Cann Brown in memory of her parents. Lester Cann was an early pilla...
Salina
50 Years of Rollin' Fun For Everyone! Family owned and operated since inception, welcoming all for some classic fun.
Jumpin Joes
(79 Miles)
Salina
Lots of fun for whole family including carting,lazer tack, mini golf and lots more. For younger kids crawl, climb, run, and slide in our soft play center! Our soft play center includes a 25x30x20 mesh climbing jungle gym with two slides, a swing, ba...
Emporia Zoo
(79 Miles)
Emporia
Naturalized exhibits with a blend of native and exotic birds and animals presented in an area noted for extensive landscaping and horticultural features. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in Kansas
Salina
Here you can get face-to-face with a rare white camel, an Indian rhino, a curious orangutan, an ornery aardvark or many of the other animals of the 100+ species of wildlife at home in our zoo. Great care has been taken to provide our animals spacious...
Abilene
You will be greeted by our resident greyhounds, both retired racers. These greyhounds only chase after your heart and affection. Meeting a greyhound close up and personal will prepare you for an experiance like no other. Walk through a story book of ...
Abilene
County History Museum with exhibits on Native Americans, Buffalos, Pioneers, Telephones and Historic Log Cabin, 1901 C.W. Parker Carousel. Also the Heritage Center contains exhibits on telphones. It also has a research library. It is open 9am -...
Abilene
We are a Kansas Tourism Information Center. We have a gift shop, coffee, free brochures for Abilene and across the state.
Abilene
Go back in time with an authentic steam locomotive in the Kansas countryside.
Abilene
Welcome to Great Plains Theatre! We are grateful to be presenting another exciting season of offerings and we hope you will take advantage of some, or all of the things GPT brings to Abilene, KS. Live theatre has always been our priority. With...
Abilene
The Eisenhower Presidential Library, Museum & Boyhood Home are a great place to see how one of our Presidents started out and his humble beginnings, and other achievements through out his life. There are 5 buildings to see and many changing exhibi...
Caney
We believe that animals belong in their natural habitats. Unfortunately, their natural habitats are quickly being destroyed and many animals are losing the opportunity to have full and happy lives. We think that much of this void can be filled with...
Enid
Leonardos Discovery Warehouse is a hands-on arts and sciences museum located in downtown Enid, Oklahoma. Its fun for children of all ages! Build in the Carpentry Shop, create your own masterpiece in the Art Studio, observe our snakes, chinchillas and...
Great Bend
Offers state of the art exhibition techniques to showcase every dimension of the wetlands experience, plus observation decking, hides and further resources.
Enid
Splash Zone is a choice sure to delight everyone in your group at a very affordable price! Slides, an activity pool, the Lazy River, the Kiddie Cove, sand,volleyball, skate park, basketball, water basketball and volleyball, and even an arcade! Yo...
Junction city
The historical museum offers a range of exhibits from pioneer days to modern times. There are interactive exhibits, QR codes, and scavenger hunts for kids.
Perry
The museum shares the history of rural Oklahoma through its exhibits. Across the creek from the museum is a one room schoolhouse where living history is taught four days throughout most of the school year to visiting children by a stern schoolmarm. F...

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Pump It Up

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Rock River Rapids

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Tanganyika Wildlife Park

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All Star Adventures

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Exploration Place

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Four Points Ranch and Petting Zoo

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Kansas Museum of World Treasures

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The Great Plains Transportation Museum

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OJ Watson Park

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Sedgwick County Zoo

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Fun places to visit in Wichita with kids

Kansas 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 Kansas'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 Kansas 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 Kansas - 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 KS