Things to do in Hilton Head Island, SC with kids
South Carolina is all about BBQs, beaches (over 200 miles!), and that sweet tea southern hospitality! This great state has fun, charm, wildlife, history and culture. Mix that with great places to go with kids and you get some pretty amazing family days out!
Want to delve straight into the charming culture of this peach loving state? Get out with the attractions like Classic Carriage Tours that will really give you an insight into the history of stunning Charleston.
Rich history oozes from the state, so transport kids back in time with places like the Revolutionary War Site, the spoooooky Old Exchange and Provost Dungon and the Civil War’s Fort Sumter National Monument.
Did we mention the amazing wildlife? Kids will love seeing those true southern snappy beasts at Alligator Adventure, or they can get out to spot some amazing wildlife like dolphins with Barrier Island Ecotours. There are even safaris! (Check out Hollywild Animal Park!)
There are plenty of state parks in South Carolina with adventurous activities like hiking and kayaking to be enjoyed, super splash-tastic water parks to cool down in and theme parks to get those THRILLS!
Get ready to be welcomed with open arms in South Carolina - you might just never want to leave!
Explore 68 acres of natural & cultural history, plus trails, gardens & butterflies at this Discovery Museum, a beautiful place on Hilton Head Island!
Come and test your skills at Adventure Cove, the island's largest arcade as well as mini golf for the whole family! Great South Carolina fun for all!
Island Playground is indoor fun for kids of all ages, with parties, events, open play and activities complete with inflatables, toddler area and more!
Kids can learn all about the wonderful world of reptiles at the first true serpentarium in Sough Carolina!
Enjoy the taste of the Caribbean at this family water park in South Carolina, with slides, play structures, and more!
Feel like Tarzan with this South Carolina ropes challenge course, at 35ft off the ground! Great active fun for kids over 4 years.
Great fun for those active kids in Charleston with mini golf, arcades, rides, bumper boats, racing tracks and so much more!
A fascinatingly historic day out with children, with the beautifully resorted Old Exchange building once danced in by George Washington, then a spooky dungeon below!
Nine interactive exhibits, including a two-story Medieval Castle, a pirate ship and a dedicated Art Room, allow your children to explore the arts, sciences and humanities through their own hands-on experiences. Weekly classes expose children to the a....
Fun, historic and exciting ghost tours around Charleston, great for kids as young as 5. A trip through the most haunted sites - and maybe a ghost or two!
One hour fully narrated tours of the Historic District. City's only licensed guides in the Confederate uniform. Tours depart every 20 min. from our Barn. Clean restrooms and video entertainment while you wait. Easy boarding platforms.
Historic, fun and educational carriage tours around the stunning Charleston, South Carolina. A great way to spend the day with the family!
Wall to wall inflatables, obstacle courses, and other great activities for active kids under 12 in this South Carolina indoor play center!
A historic day out at this South Carolina Civil War battle site of Fort Sumter, where the Civil War began, with indoor and outdoor activities.
You'll find the aquatic habitats of the state from rushing mountain streams through rivers, lakes and the saltmarsh, to the depths of the Atlantic Ocean. Along the way, encounters with river otters, snakes, turtles, birds, fish and sharks delight gue....
Patriots Point would become one of the largest museums of its kind in the world with the addition of other ships such as the destroyer USS Laffey, known as The Ship That Would Not Die. The Treasury class Coast Guard cutter Ingham would join the Patri....
A fun year-round family playground for recreational skating, league hockey, figure skating, extreme sports, virtual reality and video games!
A fun water park in North Charleston set over 15 acres, with kiddie areas, slides, wave pools and much more!
Family roller skating rink playing classic and contemporary pop music, with video game arcade including air hockey and pool tables also available.
A family water park hidden within the tropical vegetation of a county park, Splash Island is COOL for kids!
Spend your South Carolina day out with amazing wildlife, with tours to take you fishing, dolphin watching, and onto the shores!
Indoor and outdoor fun for the family in Charleston with paintball, climbing walls, go-karts, mini golf, a jump house AND and arcade!
Guided tours offering a unique insight into the lives & abilities of over 40 species of birds of prey, including eagles, hawks, owls, falcons, & vultures.
Charleston Zipline Adventures offers treetop fun for kids as young as 5 years, with challenges, obstacles, and plenty of adrenaline!
Unparalleled 67,000 square feet of turbo-charged learning and fun - the biggest children's museum in the South.
Four very large floors of exhibits cover South Carolina's art, history, natural history, and science and technology in this iconic Columbia museum!
From elephants and koalas to penguins and sharks, formal gardens to natural woodlands, Riverbanks Zoo and Garden promises new discoveries around every corner!
Go-Karts, Miniature Golf, Bumper Boats, Amusement Rides, Laser Tag, Batting Cages and an awesome Arcade are part of this mega mix of fun!
Skateland offers public skating sessions in South Carolina, with birthday parties too!
Kids can explore 2 acres of themed gardens created to inspire creative play!
A museum in the oldest existing inland town in South Carolina, that will fill your day with Camden history from the Colonial and Revolutionary eras. Historic family fun for your day out!
So much more than a water park in Surfside Beach, with karting, kiddie rides, and mini golf - to name a few!
500 acres of private zoo space with domestic and exotic animals, with over 100 species to say hello to!
Fun activities for active kids of all ages including laser tag, soft play, inflatables, roller skating and arcade!
Great RV park with amenities for kids of all ages, including a brilliant 510ft lazy river, and swimming pool!
Two great 18 hole miniature golf courses with cascading waterfalls, trees, a castle and more at Adventure Falls Golf
Welcome to Jungle Lagoon Miniature Golf in Myrtle Beach... the most beautiful and challenging mini-golf complex in South Carolina.
Come spend an afternoon at the South Carolina Railroad Museum. There's something for everyone! Come see freight cars, passenger cars, and even a real steam engine on display. And best of all, you can ride the train!
More than 35 rides await in this family friendly, old-time amusement park right by the sea!
The weird, the wonderful and the downright strange all come together to fascinate in Myrtle Beach. It must be Ripley's!
10,000 sq ft of Haunted Adventure in Myrtle Beach, where you can scream as loud as you can...but you might not be heard! Great fun for over 6s at Ripleys
Experience one of South Carolina's largest water parks, with 20 acres of swerves, curves, waves and chutes and more than one million gallons of water!
Make your way through a fun and challenging maze of mirrors inside a fairytale land to try and save the princess!
Rub shoulders with your favorite stars at this iconic Hollywood Wax Museum....from Robert DeNiro to Julia Roberts! Hollywood is calling!
"Dread The Undead!" at this exciting zombie filled experience where you have to rid the world of the Alpha Strain!
A place to race for all ages in Myrtle Beach, with karting, mini golf, sky coaster, arcade, and family fun!
Dare to get medieval with this challenging adventure golf course filled with magical castles, fire breathing dragons and 36 holes!
A collection of classic rides at this fun Myrtle Beach amusement park, with kiddie rides, coasters and thrill rides - located at Broadway at the Beach
MagiQuest is an indoor, live-action, adventure, role-playing game for kids of all ages. With a magic wand in hand, you'll explore an enchanted kingdom and participate in the ultimate quest as you enchant objects, befriend a pixie, learn from an ancie....
An 87,000 square-foot aquarium experience in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. It is South Carolina's most visited attraction with world's most beautiful, fascinating and dangerous aquatic life!
Play Zone is fun indoor play for kids ages 0-10, designed for kids to have unlimited fun by helping them use their imagination & creativity!
The oceanfront Apache Family Campground and Pier has hosted families for over 35 years, and they can't wait to host more! Fun South Carolina camping.
The Museum has over 30,000 artifacts in their collections, with exhibits on animal migrations, South Carolina turn of the century life & more!
Live shows, big name entertainment and great attractions, including one of the largest reptile parks in the world, a carousel and 7D cinema! An entertaining experience at Myrtle Beach for kids!
A snappy day out in the reptile capital of the world at this Alligator Adventure! With live shows and feedings, hundreds of gators and other animals galore! Great South Carolina animal fun!
Musgrove Mill’s is a Revolutionary War historic site that introduces you to the location of the Battle of Musgrove Mill. A fascinating day out in South Carolina.
Great outdoor and wildlife recreation area in peaceful and tranquil surroundings
The Settlemyre Planetarium, located at the Museum of York County, uses a sophisticated star projector and a domed ceiling to recreate the night sky at any time of the year. Using this projector and other audio and video systems we can simulate a tour....
Water fun in South Carolina with water slides, splash playground, lazy river and surf simulator!
A great family friendly environment for learning to climb or for improving your climbing abilities as a family in South Carolina. They also do parties!