Great water park fun for all in Virginia, with slides, waves, and even mini golf! Make a splash!
North Arundel Aquatic Center
Glen Burnie, MD
A swimmingly good time with water slides, whirlpool, waterfalls and main swimming pool.
Visit one of the most popular family aquatic playgrounds in Northern Virginia, with slides, pools, water attractions and snacks!
Water Mine Family Swimmin Hole
Acres of slides, sprays, flumes and interactive play features away, all circled by Rattlesnake River - all with an Old West theme!
With a 770 foot lazy river, an interactive children's area as well as slides, bubblers and fountains, you certainly will have a SPLASH down in Virginia in this family water park!
Features include Lazy River, Lilly Pad and Log Walk, Big Kahuna Beach, play area with bubbles, fountains and activities plus 6 different slides and more besides.
Water Park at Bohrer Park
Summer fun in Maryland with this water park filled with slides, splash pools, thrills and spills!
Killens Pond State Water Park
A fun summer experience for the kids and the whole family at this relaxing and fun Delaware water park.
6 acres of lake, within 70 acres of wooded areas - this Maryland water attractions is a great, water fun experience in a natural setting.
Jungle Jims Adventure World
Rehoboth Beach, DE
Delaware’s largest waterpark! Need we say more......?
Jolly Roger Spash Mountain
Ocean City, MD
Splash Mountain does it again. Challenge yourself with the Eye the Hurricane or challenge Family and Friends at the Six Lane Super Racer!
Thunder Lagoon Waterpark
Fenwick Island, DE
Water fun for the whole family at this Delaware water park, with attractions for all ages! With lazy rivers, special kiddie pools and tipping Viking Ships, you will have a splashing day out with the…
Water Country USA
Water fun in Williamsburg with this super cool water park, with interactive river adventures, geysers, and pools all set to a 50s and 60th surf theme! Let's surf safari in Virginia!
Jaydees Family Fun Center
Features include water park with slides and splash toys, interactive kids' museum, go karting, jungle gym indoor play, mini golf and mini train and gem panning game.
Smithsonian National Zoo
Founded in 1889, and one of the most popular DC attractions, this zoo has over 1,500 animals across 163 acres - and it's FREE!
The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore
Over 1,500 mammals, birds, reptiles and amphibians at this family friendly zoo in Baltimore! There are over 200 species for the kids to enjoy, and learn about on your family day out in Maryland!
A fascinating collection of beautiful animals in Maryland, all the way from North and South America, as well as Australia!
Leesburg Animal Park
21 acres of animal fun with native and exotic animals, as well as petting and feeding areas, indoor playground, and fun park activities such as pony and wagon rides, and live animal shows!
Green Meadows Petting Farm Ijamsville
A family friendly petting farm in Maryland with sweet barn animals for kids to play with, as well as hay rides, cow milking, and an interactive animal show. Lots of animal fun in your family…
Yorks Wild Kingdom
A great place to enjoy beautiful wild animals and fun rides.
Catoctin Wildlife Preserve and Zoo
From the small and furry, to the large and scaly, this Maryland zoo has 319 species from all over the world, to give kids a fun zoo adventure!
Plumpton Park Zoo
Rising Sun, MD
Jimmie the Giraffe, Sis the Tiger, and Zoe the Zebra are all waiting for the family to go visit at this very intimate and sweet Maryland Zoo, with over 130 animals on display.
The Cohanzick Zoo
The Cohanzick Zoo, established in 1934, is New Jerseys First Zoo. Located in the beautiful Bridgeton City Park, this little zoo is set on 15 acres and is home to approximately 100 animals. Admission is…
Land of Little Horses
Get up close and personal with our famous namesake miniature horses and their farm animal friends. Races, Displays, and Special Events are sure to delight the kids and "kids at heart".
Surfing Museum and Surf Art Gallery
Chesapeake Beach, MD
Surfing and art fun all mixed into one at this unique surfing museum - the ONLY one in Maryland!
Jefferson Patterson Park and Museum
Saint Leonard, MD
A place where history and nature surround you. Enjoy miles of trails, water views, tours, exhibits, events, and more.
Calvert Marine Museum
The museum dedicated to the collection, preservation, research, and interpretation of the culture and natural history of Southern Maryland. Explore the history, culture, and lighthouses of the Chesapeake Bay and Patuxent River all in one…
Surratt House Museum
Restored in 1976 by The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission, today the museum presents a variety of programs and events, recapturing the history of mid-19th century life and focusing on the fascinating web of…
Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum
Saint Michaels, MD
While on campus, begin your tour in our working boat yard, then climb a real 1879 lighthouse, pull up an eel at Waterman's Wharf, climb a skipjack in Oystering on the Bay, plus visit the…
Chesapeake Childrens Museum
The mission of Chesapeake Children's Museum is to create an environment of discovery about oneself, the peoples, the technologies, and the ecology of the Chesapeake Bay area for all our children and for the children…
Annapolis Maritime Museum
The Annapolis Maritime Museum seeks to connect the richness of the maritime heritage of the Annapolis area with our local youth and adults.The Museum operates from a waterside campus on the shores of Back Creek,…
US Naval Academy Museum
The U. S. Naval Academy Museum serves as an educational and inspirational resource for the Brigade of Midshipmen at the U. S. Naval Academy, other students of American naval history, and thousands of visitors each…
Loads of hands on things to keep the kids occupied naval artifacts, model ships, undersea vehicles, sub periscopes, a space capsule, a decommissioned destroyer - feel tired just reading it!! Please note that non-military visitors…
National Museum of the American Indian
The National Museum of the American Indian is committed to advancing knowledge and understanding of Native cultures(check out the website)!!!
National Air and Space Museum
Hundreds of artifacts on display including the original Wright 1903 Flyer, the Spirit of St. Louis, the Apollo 11 command module, and a lunar rock sample that visitors can touch. The Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center…
National Postal Museum
The National Postal Museum is divided into galleries that explore America's postal history from colonial times to the present. Visitors learn how mail has been transported, emphasize the importance of letters, and spotlight the creation…
National Gallery of Art
Loads of children's events - family specific things to do on the site and children's audio tour as well. Please visit our webiste for more details on family oriented activities.
15 main galleries, many of them hands-on interactive, which are fun and interesting for all ages telling the story of NEWS down the ages!
A fascinating history on drugs, drug law enforcement and the DEA in the USA - an interesting museum for the older kids in Arlington
United States National Holocaust Museum
This internationally acclaimed museum tells the story of the Holocaust through artifacts, films, photos, and oral histories.