Things to do in Henderson with kids
Las Vegas gets millions of visitors a year, but it’s neighbour is giving that bright city a run for it’s money when it comes to great family fun!
Henderson is a stones throw away from that infamous strip, and FILLED with great things to do with kids…it’s almost Vegas for kids!
Got active kids who just love adventure? Why not head to Adventuredome Theme Park or Cowabunga Bay Water Park? Got kids who love history? Check out the Clark County Heritage Museum with 30 acres of historic buildings!
Got kids who love ranch life? Bonnie Springs Ranch - an old wagon stopover - has what you need with horses, petting zoos and train rides! There is learning to be had at Discovery Children’s Museum, and animal fun at Lion Habitat Ranch.
Then, once you have finished all of that kids fun, just head to Water Street District where it’s a modern Main Street USA!
Fun indoor play for toddlers to seven year olds in Henderson, with designated crawler section, and lots of activities for kids!
An amazing 30 acre site that offers an insight into the history of Southern Nevada, from pre-historic to modern times through historic buildings
Cool off in style with some of Nevada's most thrilling water slides! If you dare....kids - how brave are you!?
Take a self guided tour of the factory and see the processes and potions used to make their famous chocolates. Then pop outside and stroll through the botanical cactus gardens showcasing 300 varieties.
Offers several complimentary shows nightly comprising high tech water jets, music and cutting edge laser lighting, chronicling the Western Pioneer experience. No charge for this entertainment!
A huge maple skating surface in a clean friendly environment where families and beginners are as welcome as the pros.
Come and enjoy a unique glowing experience that is unlike any other in the world! King Putt offers indoor mini golf to people of all ages.
Lake Mead National Recreation Area offers a wealth of things to do and places to go year-round. Its huge lakes cater to boaters, swimmers, sunbathers, and fishermen while its desert rewards hikers, wildlife photographers, and roadside sightseers. It ....
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 and Boulder City. The Museum's three-dimension....
Only minutes from the glitter and glamour of Las Vegas is a very different kind of fun! Just a short drive from the valley of neon lies another world - Lake Mead and the mighty Hoover Dam. The waters of Lake Mead are home to the beautiful, roomy, com....
If you love pinballs, it can't get much better than the Pinball Hall of Fame - get playing in Vegas!
Offering a range of performances, exhibitions, lectures and film series in opulent and contemporary surroundings.
The Atomic Testing Museum portrays world history through varied representations of the story of the Nevada Test Site and its programs.
A beautiful 8.5 acre range where you can experience retired MGM lions playing, and enjoying their new lives.
Use your intuition, brainpower and creative thinking to solve puzzles and uncover secrets and mysteries while you race against the clock in themed rooms in Las Vegas!
It's games galore with those arcade classics, with bowling lanes, pool tables, and a multi-sensory adventure ride - Dark Ride XD! Fun for kids in 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.
Step back in time to the Medieval realm of Knights, Maidens and the great King Arthur at this entertaining live performance dinner show!
Cool off in that hot Nevada desert at the very cool MGM Grand Pool Complex!
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 and Playstation. No charge!
14 exhibits allow visitors to view up-close 100 aquatic species, 15 types of sharks and a Giant Pacific Octopus, all at Shark Reef Aquarium in Vegas!
Soar 114 feet above Vegas on the new Fremont Street zip line - Slotzilla!
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 visitors the opportunity to view the beauty and complex....
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.
The Roller Coaster will lift you up 203 feet, drop you down 144 feet and leave you coasting at 67 mph. This Las Vegas ride experience simulates a jet fighter's barrel roll while taking you on the famous "heartline" twist.
Day visitors welcome at this Olympic sized pool with cabanas and DJs too! Kids fun Vegas style!
The World Famous Popovich Comedy Pet Theater is a family-oriented blend of the unique comedy and juggling skills of Gregory Popovich, and the extraordinary talents of his performing pets.
Exhilarating 5 story high water fountain show with music, coloured mists, lighting effects and dancing water jets. No charge for this entertainment!
Head up 46 stories up this iconic replica to the observation deck for a 360 view where you can see Vegas from a whole new perspective!
Day guests accepted in this HUGE Vegas pool in the Monte Carlo hotel, with a 400ft lazy river, and wave pool!
An impressive and visually stunning family ramble, past landscaping and water features to artful structures such as gazebos and bridges, significantly changed with every season. Live music every evening in gazebo.
Boasting a 40 ft waterfall and mountain landscape backdrop, the light based performance shows begin around dusk. No charge for this entertainment!
As well as the namesake Flamingos, the islands, streams & waterfalls are home to swans, ducks, koi, & turtles the Vegas' Flamingo Hotel
Formerly known as Flyaway, Vegas Indoor Skydiving guests will earn their wings and experience bodyflight during a simulated skydive experience in the heart of the Las Vegas Strip.
Located in The Venetian Resort in Las Vegas, come face to face with your favorite stars at this iconic wax figure museum - Madame Tussauds!
Wandering performance artists displaying everything from living statues to singers, musicians and mimes are waiting to entertain you in St Mark's Square. No charge for this entertainment!
You can turn race car dreams into heart-pounding reality at the NASCAR Cafe Entertainment Center's 35,000-square-foot Las Vegas Cyber Speedway with racing simulators. One of the many fun family places to visit if you're looking for things to do in La....
Drop in for a free show every evening, detailing a battle between Pirates and Sirens through the mediums of song and dance. Family suitable. No charge for this entertainment!
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. An amazing Nevada adventure!
Offering free shows hourly throughout the evening using fire based pyrotechnics, exciting music and explosive effects. No charge for this entertainment!
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 family of Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphins. AS VISITED A....
Offers open access professional shows on an 80ft catwalk runway for your little divas to get a free fashion fix. No charge for this entertainment!
Acts include high end performance featuring skates, silks, trampolines, juggling, trapeze artistry, acrobatics and shows from the house clowns. Free to watch.
Thrill rides for those dare devil kids at Vegas's Stratosphere Hotel!
A FREE show which combines dramatic music, lighting effects and the jets are perfectly choreographed to make them appear to be dancing! Fun in 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! Fun 4D Spongebob Theater show too!
Come and experience the feel of Real Racing at Fast Lap Indoor Kart Racing. Our Karts were inspired by the 2006 CIK Outdoor World Champions Sodi-Kart. The Karts are equipped with Honda 200cc engines which can reach speeds up to 50 mph. With the gas p....
A fun indoor party space and jungle jumpspace in Las Vegas, NV specializing in birthday parties and special events.
Enjoy a fully guided boat experience, allowing the family to indulge in wake boarding and wake surfing, kneeboarding, kayaking, paddle boarding and water skiing, plus individual and family tubing rides!
A FREE series of shows and attractions with features including the biggest screen on the planet...only in 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!
Old Vegas Mormon State Historic Park is located in downtown Las Vegas, at the intersection of Las Vegas Boulevard and Washington Avenue. The park and Visitor Center is open all year from 8:00 a.m-4:30 p.m. An entrance fee is charged to enter the f....
Get up close and personal with the deadly occupants of this Vegas aquarium - yep, SHARKS! Vegas fun for kids!
A life size T-Rex and live sharks await inquisitive kids at this Las Vegas Natural History Museum!
A fun Las Vegas Children's Museum offering interactive exhibits & programs, where kids can learn through play!
Southern Nevada's only public planetarium & observatory with public shows and events on weekends!
Fun indoor play in Nevada for kids up to 6 years old, with dress up, toys, crawlers only area and a cafe too!
An amazing collection of interactive science and nature exhibits where kids can learn about the valley's vibrant history. Also hiking trail, gardens, and live animal shows!
Sun Buggy Fun Rentals is the Ultimate Off-Road Adventures provider in the las Vegas Area. We have something for everyone from heart pounding adrenaline tours, to awe inspiring rides through some of the most picturesq protected desert anywhere in the ....
Take off from Las Vegas Airport on an exhilarating helicopter flight to one of Mother Nature's greatest achievements - The Grand Canyon. Discover the natural beauty of the Grand Canyon as your helicopter flies to the West Rim, passing over Lake Las ....
Amazing fun for kids in Las Vegas with go karts, rides, games, arcades, and so much more!
Every kind of slide you can imagine to cool off in the hot Las Vegas heat! Pitch black tunnels, spirals, slides, kiddie fun & more!
Over 8,000 square feet of climbing wall available, plus over 1,000 square feet of overhangs and roof routes! Walls are up to 35ft high with runs up to 100m, but low level needs are also catered for with extensive bouldering challenges available too.
This is a great place to go in the summer when it's too outside, offering public skate sessions and lessons for all ages in hockey, figure skating and the fundamentals.
High standard indoor karting, for over 48". Arrive and Drive available.
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 intention of bringing fine art to the city. The Art....
Just like an eagle is able to fly across the grand canyon this tour allows you take the same view. This glass bridge suspends more than 4000ft above the Colorado River and stretches out 70ft from the edge.
Gilcrease Nature Sanctuary offers a safe haven for animals including quail, ducks, ostriches, parrots, turtles, goats, burros and llamas
is an 8 km park centred around a series of small lakes that formed an oasis in this part of the Mojave Desert. Enjoy fishing, volleyball, horseshoes, and an education centre with an insight into early ranch life, plus local Pleistocene paleontologic ....
Unleash your inner cowboy and saddle up out in the stunning Nevada desert.
Gunfights hangings, museums....and a gift shop? It can only mean you are back in the 1880s with this super fun western town where cowboys walk the streets! Wild West family fun in Nevada!
Spring Mountain Ranch State Park is a 520 acre oasis with outdoor fun & rich history. Visit some of the oldest buildings in Nevada & enjoy hiking trails
Get ready to ride one of the world's tallest and fastest roller coasters at Primm Valley, along with an arcade, log flume and cyber coaster!
Beautiful red sandstone formations waiting to be explored in Nevada's oldest and largest state park.
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!
Big Bend State Recreation Area is located five miles south of Laughlin on the Needles Highway. The park is within the town limits of Laughlin, one mile south of Casino Drive on South Needles Hwy.
Kershaw-Ryan State Park is an oasis in the Nevada desert with hiking, camping, and natural kids wading pool!
Cathedral Gorge State Park is great for hiking and camping, with stunning examples of erosion and volcanic activity.
Echo Canyon State Park offers a 65-acre reservoir with camping, picnics, boat launch, fishing, hiking & the beautiful scenery of eastern Nevada.