National Parks / Natural World in Texas
Did you know that in Texas you can explore fascinating coastlines filled with shipwrecks and sand dunes, or that you could fish on 400 acres in the center of El Paso? Did you know that kids could take on nature trails whilst learning at interactive exhibits, or navigate through wetlands surrounded by endangered species?
It seems Texas has some surprises when it comes to the great outdoors, but like everything in Texas, it's a BIG world out there with so many adventures waiting for families just like yours!
Texas has something for everyone when it comes to nature. Should you feel like those classic city park experiences with a playground, there are plenty such as Cascade Park in McAllen. If you want to explore a little more, the state parks are perfect with hiking, tours and swimming - just like Cedar Hill State Park offers.
And the shipwrecks? Well you need to head to Corpus Christi's Padre Island National Seashore! In fact, there are 70 miles of coast, and is the longest stretch of underdeveloped barrier island in the WORLD...and it's in Texas...who knew!
Big fun, big nature, big surprises and big memories, all in the incredible Lone Star State. The adventure begins...NOW!
351 acres of Austin fun with jogging, kayaking, gardens, springs, swimming, and heaps more for kids and the whole family in this beautiful park.
An outstanding experience which includes exotic demonstration gardens and spectacular themed open air 'rooms'; Sensory, Vegetable, Bird and Butterfly Gardens; hands on learning in the Discovery Center; Discovery Theatre and Exhibit Hall.
Nature loving families can explore birding trails, nature exhibits, and enjoy some fun outdoor play in this 10,000 square foot Southern Texas historic adobe home - Quinta Mazatlan
A haven for wildlife, birds, endangered species, wetlands, snakes, and lizards, where families can explore the tree canopies, beautiful foliage and learn about nature.
A simple city park and playground with sports fields and sand volleyball, plus a pool nearby. Plenty of picnic space great for family games.
Enjoy a day out in nature with the oldest botanic garden in the whole of Texas, with 110 acres of gardens, plants, and activities just for families and kids!
A 12,000 square foot nature center with interactive exhibits, nature trails and aquariums, which leads into the 1,300 acre River Legacy Parks.
An amazing 200 acres park perfect for jogging, walking, orienteering, hiking and playgrounds....great for families!
Located in Lubbock's Clapp Park, this unique 93 acres open space and historical site is an amazing experience for the family!
Exciting sand dunes in Texas, Monahans Sandhills State Park offers camping, hiking, wildlife and sand dune surfing!
An nature filled experience in the heart of Amarillo, with gardens, programs, courses and concerts for the family!
Step back in the time to the days of the old American West... a time when the lure of the wide open spaces drew men to create a new American way of life - the life of the cowboy. Now, you can live that life, as you experience the flavor of the old We....
Historic Prude Guest Ranch has combined the best of the modern world with old west wilderness to create a fun packed western vacation for children or the entire family. Prude Ranch was established over 100 years ago as a cattle ranch.
The X Bar Ranch is the ideal sanctuary for anyone interested in the splendor of the Texas countryside. The ranch encompasses 7,100 privately-owned acres of diverse terrain including ample native flora and fauna, scenic vistas, star-filled night skies....
Located on the western edge of Zilker Park, the Austin Nature & Science Center is dedicated to the exploration of the natural world, and one of the best places to visit in Austin with kids!
Emilie and Albert Friedrich Wilderness Park and Crownridge Canyon Natural Area are jewels of nature in the midst of rapidly developing northwest Bexar County. They provide a refuge for native species and an opportunity for visitors to experience the ....
Our mission is to build and maintain a public botanic garden which promotes the art, enjoyment and knowledge of horticulture, while providing opportunities for education and research.
Beautiful park space, trails and 36 holes of disc golf! Great for outdoor loving families!
Landa Park is 51 acres of Texan park where families can enjoy walks, hikes, paddle boats, swimming, - even a miniature train!
The longest stretch of undeveloped barrier island in the world! This 70 miles of Texan coast has dunes, coastline and prairies, we well as turtles, bird species and shipwrecks, all ready for kids to explore!
5 miles of Texas coastline give kids PLENTY of room for sun, fun, beach, and playtime! This unspoiled barrier island park makes for a very fun family day out!
Camping, boating, fishing, swimming, water skiing....and these aren't the only things for kids to do in Lake Corpus Christi State Park! Enjoy that Texas sun!
Fishing, picnics, and outdoor fun at this beautiful lakeside park in Laredo - just minutes from the Mexican border.
Outdoor fun and activities in the largest public park in El Paso County, with sports, picnicking, and fishing on it's 400 acres!
A beautiful state park in Texas with amazing outdoor fun! Rock climbing, history, trails, lakes, and more!
Outdoor adventure in Texas with this fun state park, with a swimming beach, kayaking and fishing, trails, 3 playgrounds and camping!
Nature tours, hiking trails, play areas, the great outdoors, and a chance to join the Citizen Science Program! Y'all have outdoor fun in Texas now!
Over 30 rides and attractions in this family fun amusement park in Lubbock. A great family day out option with thrilling coasters and gentler rides for the little ones - something for everyone!
It's Six Flags time! One of the best family Amusement Parks in San Antonio for a great fun day out with your kids. From the highest heights, to the softest adventures, there are rides and activities for all ages - even a water park!
Thrill rides, water rides, and fun for all ages at this Texas amusement park, with a mini golf course too!
Theme park fun designed for the whole family, with indoor AND outdoor fun in Texas. Thrills, water fun, arcades...it's all there to be enjoyed!
An impressive 60-acre waterfront entertainment complex FILLED with fun! Kids can choose from 13 super fun rides and games on the pretty Galveston Bay then choose one of the 10 fun themed restaurants!
Big thrills and more gentle adventures at this iconic theme park in Texas. Great family fun for all ages!
Explore educational activities and kids' attractions inside the biggest box of LEGO at LEGOLAND Discovery Center in Dallas Fort Worth.
EXTREME rides for EXTREME families at this Texas thrill park, with rides that will test your bravery to the limit! fun family things to do in Dallas with older kids.
A unique wildlife preserve where there are several endangered species of beautiful animals for kids to encounter, and learn about. Not only that - kids can pat them too! A very eye opening family day out in Texas for the family.
Plenty of contented animals to watch, animal exhibits, events and programs. The kids will love feeding the giraffes, you can do this daily at 10.30am so head out early!
1800 acres of wildlife in this self drive-through safari experience, with animals from all over the world, including that special white rhino.
A not for profit foundation which provides sanctuary and care for rescued Lions, Tigers, Cougars, Leopards, Pumas and more in Texas!
On 85 beautiful acres in Tyler, Texas, Caldwell Zoo has more than 3,400 animals to amaze and educate your whole family! The mission of the Caldwell Zoo is to "provide positive educational and entertaining experiences that will stimulate the visito....
Join the weekend self-guided tours of this amazing facility dedicated to the rescue of neglected, abused and unwanted exotic felines. Texas animal fun!
Visit the oldest zoo in the state, One of the top things to do in Texas with toddlers with 16 permanent exhibits, animals from all around the world, a water park and great learning opportunities for kids!
Zoo fun in El Paso with fun and exotic animals from all around the world to experience!
Visit the world's largest marine life adventure park with rides, shows and of course animal attractions - all in San Antonio!
Families can enjoy over 50 species on the drive thru safari, then pop by the petting zoo to get even closer to the friendlier ones!
Families, especially younger kids, will love looking, feeling, and learning about the incredible numbers of multi-colored wild butterflies in this butterfly center!
A great idea for things to do with toddlers in Dallas, 95 acres of amazing animal attractions for the family to enjoy - with additional exhibits and animals encounters!
Animal lovers of the family can spend the day seeing and learning about new animals, and even getting to interact with some on the very WILD Franklin Drive Thru Safari in Texas - just like being on the plains in Africa!
Get snappy - and we don't mean with your cameras! This Texas family day out is all about the reptiles, with educational shows, activities including feeding the alligators, and if you're brave enough - swimming with them!
An exciting open range animal zoo in Alvin, Texas, with guided tours, and animals from all over the world in naturalistic habitats!
The Gladys Porter Zoo is 28 acres of lush tropical plants & some 1,600 animals, known for its breeding endangered species of wildlife.
Get kids out of the house and into a world of nature, in Waco's 52-acre natural habitat, featuring everything from orangutans to komodo dragons!
A great experience for animal lovers out on the farm. Kids will love spending the day with the ponies and all the other cute animals! They are also great for birthday parties.
The Farmyard is a great place to enjoy some Ol' Fashion Fun in Texas with pony rides, horseback rides and a petting zoo!
Friendly petting farm in Texas with fun activities including pig racing, hay rides, cow milking & an interactive animal show.
The Texas Zoo connects people with wildlife from Texas and the rest of the world, plus keeper talks, petting zoo, & plenty of animal fun!
Explore under the oceans at Dallas World Aquarium, with creatures from all across the globe ready to be experienced by kids!
One of the top things to do in Austin with toddlers. Over 350 animals are waiting to make friends with families at the sweet Austin Zoo, with keeper talks and story time!
From Gibbon Forest, to the Savanna, to Cat Grotto, San Antonio Zoo is filled with animals from all over the world!
An adorable zoo in Texas with rescue animals where kids can have hands on experiences, with a playground, train, maze and seasonal events too!
Over 15 acres of creatures from all over the world at Amarillo Zoo! They have over 100 animals for you to meet on your Texas day out!
Looking for island fun? Work or play, this tropical destination is ideal for families and groups alike. Delve into the oceans depths at the Aquarium Pyramid. Explore the Discovery Museum or experience the action of the IMAX 3D, 4D or Ridefilm theater....
Experience and interact with thousands of species from all over the world, AND under our waters at Austin Aquarium, with animal talks, daily shows and so much for, for that Texas family day out!
Discover a bigger world at Texas State Aquarium with thousands of animals representing over 300 species! A great underwater adventure
Great family fun, great slides and a great way to cool off in Texas!
Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Waterpark is a family-owned, family-friendly park offering FREE parking, FREE tubes, FREE lifejackets, and allows guests to bring their own picnic lunches!
Explore the 3rd OLDEST waterpark in the USA, with the LARGEST wave pool in Texas!
Hurricane Alley features 3 major water slides, wave pool, lazy river, replica air craft carrier water play structure with cannons and more!
17 amazing acres of water fun in this Dallas / Fort Worth water park for those water lovers of ALL ages! Lagoons, rivers, slides and a children's area await you!
A fun Hawaiian themed water park for the whole family to enjoy on those hot Texas days! Rides, wave pools, and lots of family fun to be had!
An amazing water park experience for the whole family in The Colony, Texas! A splashing choice for your family day out!
Texas water park fun with this Hawaiian Falls attraction in Garland. Rides, slides, and plenty of water fun for all ages! A great idea for things to do with toddlers near Dallas.
Castaway Cove is a fifteen acre water playground in the mighty Texas, with plenty of family rides along with some for the more adventurous!
Family rides, kids rides, and thrill rides all waiting to be enjoying at Houston's premiere waterpark for a COOL summer!
Waterpark fun with pirates ship, lagoons, gators, slides, thrills, spills, waterfalls - it's all here on Shore Beach with an exclusive beach with volleyball too!
Texas style water fun with slides, volcanos, rivers, castles, water features, and plenty of COOL fun for the whole family!
Lubbock has enjoyed 30 years of family fun with this family water park, with lazy river, kiddie pools, slides, wave pool, and lots of water fun!
Waterpark fun in Texas with Splashtown! One of the best fun places to go in San Antonio with kids. Over 50 rides and attractions to keep the whole family cool - splashtastic!
Get ready for water fun in this Texas family attraction, with children's playgrounds, tubing, and the world's first surfing machine!
Splashway Waterpark is aimed squarely at families so lots of areas for kids of all ages, plus some thrills for you and the big 'uns!
Outdoor swimming facility with diving board and winding water slide. Adjacent to a park which offers it's own outdoor pool, swing sets and adventure playground.
A cool, fun water park in Belton, Texas featuring a host of activities and slides that kids and their families will love over summer!
Ocean sized thrills perfect for the whole family on that hot summers day, with over 24 rides of varying intensity, and a great way for an active family to stay cool!
Thrilling rides, sensational shows and educational experience for the whole family at Sea World San Antonio!
Cool down in summer in Hawaiian Falls latest waterpark in Pflugerville, Texas!
Fun, pirate themed water park with activities such as slide towers, water guns, and a lazy river! Great idea for things to do with kids in Houston. Not only that, there's a climbing wall, crossing challenge, and a small pool for lap swimming.
Arrr…..it be a fantastic pirate themed outdoor water park for kids! Set sail for Pirates Cove Fun Zone and pirate Texas-style!
An all year round water park with water play, slides, and great water fun for the whole family!
Get ready to splash about at the second largest water park in Texas! Water slides, wave pools, and family fun!
Cool off in summer with this family water park, with slides, playground, fortresses and dumping buckets! ne of the top things to do in Dallas with toddlers.It can only be Bahama Beach in Texas!
Historical fun with this fascinating museum all about the history of fire fighting! Kids even get to dress up in fire fighting gear. Great Texas fun!
A dynamic public science facility, offering educational and entertainment programming to encourage an interest in science education. Enjoy traveling hands-on science exhibits and large-screen movies in the 40ft domed theater.
An educational and fascinating museum in Corpus Christi where kids can explore exhibits based around science and history.
It's dinosaur time! Kids will love this unique outdoor museum featuring life-size dinosaur replicas all in a natural environment.
Thinkery is the evolution of the new Austin Children's Museum - but still a place where families, fun and science all play together! One of the great family activities in Austin.
MHM strives to engage and inform their visitors about local history through innovative exhibits and programs.
Explore the ONLY museum in San Antonio that is JUST for kids! They can create and experiment instead of just looking!
Enjoy a celebration of the women who have shaped the American West in this National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame in that yee haw town of Fort Worth!
Be inspired at the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, dedicated to cultural enrichment & education through the collection & preservation of traditional and contemporary Mexican, Latino, and Latin American art and culture
With fascinating exhibits, a planetarium, and a Children's Museum, this hands-on museum in Fort Worth makes science and history FUN!
The National Museum of the Pacific War is the only institution in the continental United States dedicated exclusively to telling the story of the Pacific Theater battles of World War II.
The first library of its kind in Houston and one of the few African American libraries in the country, offering incomparable collections of multi-type resources, exhibits and innovative programs. Plus special exhibits, including lectures, films and w....
Enjoy live stargazing and fascinating programs at this state of the art planetarium, located at the University of Texas!
The Science Mill is a family destination offering a fun, interactive learning environment for all ages, with cutting-edge technology-based exhibits, games, & programs - all STEM based!
Step back in time at this fascinating and fun farmstead experience! What was it like to live in Texas in the 19th century? Just head to this museum to find out! An educational and brilliant family day out option with fun events too!
A fascinating and educational look into the Rio Grande Valley area, with prehistoric plants and animal fossils, native history and European colonization exhibits.
Unique hands-on science exhibits and creative artwork for kids and families to enjoy, at the IMAS galleries, where the exhibits change each year for something new.
A fun children's museum in Texas that excites kids aged 2 to 10 yrs about knowledge through hands on exhibits, workshops, & classes!
Great idea for things for families to do in Austin is the Bullock Texas State History Museum, where you not only explore the rich history of this great state, but you can see amazing IMAX films too!
Discover all about the horse that settled the west in this fascinating museum depicting the story of the American Quarter Horse, in Amarillo.
A stimulating, interactive and fun museum experience that immerses kids in space, science and the world, and encourages them to use their imagination.
A great way for kids and the family to immerse in the wonderful world of art, in El Paso, with exhibitions and events, some geared for kids and the family
The Stark Museum of Art houses an impressive selection of American Western art and artifacts, with American Indian arts too
A fascinating, moving and educational exhibition all on the life and assassination of that great man - John F. Kennedy - in the location where it supposedly happened.
5 floors of fascinating and interactive exhibit galleries, including a specific interior museum for under 5s, 3D animations and interactive games.
Aviation history for the whole family at this fascinating museum that brings to life the stories from our aviation past - with real life aircraft on display.
A terrific collection of fascinating Texan exhibits, as well as cultural, historic and hands-on experiences.
Museum fun great for kids, with exhibits covering natural history, science, and South Texas heritage.
The Printing Museum features permanent & temporary exhibitions exploring the history of, you guessed it, printing!
Since opening five decades ago, the McNay Art Museum continues to build on an already strong collection of 19th- and 20th-century European and American paintings and sculpture by significant artists ranging from Paul C
Explore the far reaches of space, roam with dinosaurs, wander through Africa's Serengeti, and marvel at the world's most beautiful minerals - and that's just in Houston!
The past comes to life with over 150 life size dinosaurs to experience in this outdoor museum, with a fossil dig, museum and dinosaur walk!
Kids and famililes can journey back to the Old West with this museum of art walks, excellent gallery pieces and the amazing collection of colonial and old west guns and antiques.
Exciting, educational and fun hands-on science based exhibits that will build confidence, develop creativity, and enrich the lives of all who visit - a super fun kids museum in Laredo, Texas!
The African American Museum is a museum showcasting visual art forms and historical documents that relate to the African American community.
The Vereins Kirche Museum was built soon after the arrival of the first German settlers, and stands as a tribute to the courage and vision of Fredericksburg’s founders - today on the original site of the Pioneer Museum
The National Center for Children's Illustrated Literature features exhibitions of artwork that might just inspire those creative kids!
THE GRACE MUSEUM houses three museums in the historic Grace Hotel -- The Art Museum, The History Museum and The Children's Museum.
Families and kids who love all things aviation will love this fascinating Texas museum all about the history and future of aviation - including space exploration!
Learning made fun in this popular children's museum one of the fun family things to do in Houston with kids with a range of interactive and hands-on exhibits covering science, culture, animals, and more!
Sticky walls, obstacles, tunnels, and a funhouse - all inflatable? Why not spend the day bouncing!
Thousands of square feet of playground, with mesh tubing, zip lines, slides, and play for kids kids in Lewisville - and adults too if you like!
A cool and modern play space for kids AND parents in Frisco, with ball pits, slides, dress up, coloring books, and so much more!
Great indoor fun for kids ages 3 months to 6 or 7 years old in San Antonio. A pleasingly challenging and supportive play facility with an emphasis on the kids' healthy fun.
Kids can have a CRAZY fun time with this unique bounce house in Plano, with great open play and fabulous birthday parties!
10,000 sq feet of large inflatables and indoor fun in Plano, with an area for kids under 3yrs too!
5400 sq.ft of fun indoor play. A great idea for things to do with toddlers in Fort Worth, where kids can climb, dress up, play and use their imaginations! Birthday parties only.
Indoor Playground and Party Center for children ages 1 to 10 years. great place to visit for toddlers if you're looking for fun kids activities in San Antonio.Will take kids into a world of imagination, creativity and learning through play.
A fun and bouncy indoor play center for active kids where they can enjoy the huge inflatables, toys and games!
Get playing in the LARGEST indoor playground in Central Texas, with and 18ft tall playscape, arcade, and toddler area!
Open play, birthday parties, age appropriate activities and a great indoor environment to get creative for kids in Houston!
Award winning programs that make developing motor and sports skills FUN! A unique and interactive indoor play area for kids.
Indoor jumping fun for kids AND adults in Texas, with inflatables, mazes, giant slides, and obstacle courses!
All you can play at Jungle Jaks Fun - with indoor play, go-karts, bumper boats and more! Great playful fun in El Paso!
Super fun bounce houses, birthday parties and an ice cream parlor! A family friendly indoor play center for kids of all ages - good old fashioned Texas style!
Toddler fun at this Texas indoor amusement area for those funsters aged 1 to 4 year olds. A safe, friendly, and FUN environment for those little ones to play and develop.
Indoor play fun for kids under 8 years, as well as indoor ropes courses for older kids. Amazing Texas fun for those creative minds and active bodies!
A fun indoor playscape where kids can be dropped off, or spend family time together, among the slides, tunnels, tubes, ropes and play areas.
A great way for active kids to spend the day bouncing!
Inflatable bouncing fun! Bounce houses...assault courses....One of the top things to do in San Antonio with toddlers. Get ready to bounce the day away!
A fun, colorful bounce-filled day perfect for active kids under 10 who love to bounce!
A fun, comfortable and playful kids party and play center for kids up to 8 years of age.One of the top things to do in Houston with toddlers.
Who doesn't love indoor play right! Jump Zone Frisco is a fun and safe place for kids to burn off that seemingly limitless energy
Gymboree specialize in parent child classes for babies from birth to those kids up to five years of age. Their age-appropriate activities aim to help develop the cognitive, physical and social skills of the children as they play.
2,000 sq feet of indoor play space where kids can play, climb, hide and learn! Areas for parents too
Go Karts, mini golf, a climbing wall - for those active kids in Texarkana, Texas, you might just LOVE this country park!
Fearshire Paintball is Brazoria County's newest paintball field. Located in Angleton, Texas at Fearshire Farms. Fearshire Paintball is a great place to play recreational paintball games, have your birthday party, group outings or participate in team-....
Bounce the day away at Rockin' Jump - a fun indoor trampoline park in El Paso! Great fun for those active kids in Texas.
Experience the thrill of sky diving without ever having to get in a plane. One of the great family activities in Austin.
Family fun for all ages at Bob-O's Family Fun Center in El Paso! Laser Tag, Go-Karts, Bumper Boats to Mini Golf...take your pick!
Active kids get ready for this El Paso adventures day out! From golf, to bumper boats, to go-karts and more...great family fun in Texas for all ages!
Fun activities and programs for kids walking to 12 years old, including open gym, cheer, dance, and even Ninja skills!
Active, jumping and bouncing fun at this indoor trampoline park, with trampoline dodgeball, fun kids zone and an arcade. Bouncing family fun in Plano, Texas!
Welcomes kids from 7 years to try their hand at bouldering and climbing via their kids' club, recreational team and private lessons.
Experience a rush as you soar over canyons and creeks with breathtaking 15-mile views of the Wimberley Valley with these fun zipline adventures!
If you're 7 to 97, Laser Tag is a hide-and-go-seek game for everyone! The ultimate adrenaline rush in a fun combat environment. Also the glow in the dark SkyTrail ropes course, and arcade!
Mini golf fun for all ages in Austin, where kids can play on the 18 hole golf courses, and adults can get young at heart!
Get behind the wheel and perfect those karting driving skills at SpeedZone! One of the really fun activities for kids in Dallas with state of the art racing tracks, rides, mini golf and bowling!
Family fun centre featuring tenpin bowling, bumper cars, climbing wall, laser tag and heaps of games!
Experience the longest and fastest zipline in Texas at Lake Travis Zipline Adventures, offering outdoor adventure for all ages, and FIVE zipline tours in total!
Needville Horseback Riding is a great place to start your equestrian journey. We offers lessons focusing on hunter, jumper, and dressage.
Indoor fun for active kids in San Antonio with a host of attractions including trampolines, go-karts, climbing wall & more!
Indoor trampoline fun in Tyler with Urban Air, as well as obstacle courses, climbing wall, playground, & more! Great for active kids in Texas!
Classic family fun at Shenaniganz with bowling, escape rooms, lazer tag, go-karts, jump zone, lazer maze and more great kids fun in Rockwall!
Bouncing fun for all at this indoor trampoline park, with basketball, dodgeball, and after dark fun with glow in the dark! Great Texas fun - with escape rooms!
Great fun for the whole family in Arlington, Texas, with ten pin bowling, rock climbing, laser tags, putt putt golf, and a fun arcade!
Get your kids out into nature and enjoy fresh air as they keep active with paintball!
14,000 square feet of trampoline fun for those active kids in Texas! With dodgeball, slam dunks and a kids area for the little ones!
Challenge awaits in the treetops with climbing, repelling, rope bridges and zip lines at this Texas canopy course!
Paintball and Laser Tag fun for walk-ins or groups! It's a silly name, but gives you serious fun out in Texas!
Batting cages and pitching machines for those little World Series champions in the making! Lessons too in this El Paso attraction for active kids.
Art Center of Corpus Christi is a fantastic institute that introduces kids to the creativity of art, as well as hosts a range of art classes.
A fun, creative and FREE family day out for the family in Laredo, with beautiful art galleries that encourage self-expression, as well as art classes, exhibits and performances.
Art fun in El Paso with At The Clayground, where you can create your own art masterpiece! Great creative fun for the family
Pottery painting fun in San Antonio for those creative kids, with walk ins and parties!
Whether you are an individual traveler or part of a group tour, Southfork is open daily, 'year round for guided tours of the ranch made famous by "Dallas". Tour the famed Ewing Mansion and re-live exciting moments from the series in the "Dallas Legen....
Family fun dolphin tours near Corpus Christi, that let kids interact with dolphins and even touch them!
Enjoy family friendly tours of Austin on land AND the water with Austin Duck Adventures, where your bus takes you around all the top sights, THEN turns into a boat!
Texan style big family fun fearing all things cowgirl and cowboy in the heart of Fort Worth.
Fascinating ghost tours around San Antonio, suitable for kids as young as 5 years. A great way to see the city, learn history and maybe see some ghosts!
Environmentally friendly 22 passenger air boats enable close up encounters with the indiginous wildlife and informed commentary from your captain and guide. Keep an eye out for alligators, turtles and the mullet fish who leap out of the water!
Treat the kids to a tour of the ice cream production plant and see the processes and equipment behind the finished favourites. Tours last 45 minutes and include a serving of ice cream.
High standard indoor karting, for over 48". Arrive and Drive available.
From short jaunts out with Thomas The Tank Engine, Fun Trains trip, full excursions and weekend bandit robberies! Who's kid doesn't want to see that?!
Free rides to the public thanks to the Houston Area Live Steamers, where once a month you can enjoy rides on their track!
High standard indoor karting, for over 48". Arrive and Drive available.
Enjoy an underground adventure in the heart of Texas Hill Country with cave tours offered to allow you to explore the amazing formations.
One of the most natural treasures in Texas, these historic caverns give you an underground experience you will never forget!
Explore one of the most beautiful caves in Texas through guided tours. Also gemstone panning and hikes!
Explore this Texas natural wonder located underground - perfect for families to enjoy through tours! An amazing and unique experience for all ages
Explore a natural wonder millions of years in the making with these guided tours in Texas! Great underground family fun!
Public skating sessions to enjoy and hockey games to experience at this El Paso hockey rink - with lessons too!
Indoor roller skating fun at this Plano roller rink, with public skate session times and birthday parties!
Indoor roller skating fun for the whole family in Texas, with public skating sessions, classes and birthday parties!
Indoor rollerskating and rollerblading with a light show, fog machine and music! Austin family fun! Things for families to do in Austin.
Ice skating for the whole family in Austin, with daily public sessions, as well as birthday parties and skate lessons!
Explore Historic Sunset Station on your own with a guided tour that brings the complex and St. Paul Square to life. One of the top day trips in San Antonio for families. Discover the history beyond the walls of each one of a kind venue and surroundin....
Five historic farm themed areas for the kids to learn from at Pioneer Farms, which will take them back to the Blackland Prairies of the 1800s! Set on over 90 acres of beautiful Texan woodland, it also includes a barn where kids can get close to thei....
A fascinating and eye opening journey into a significant part of Texas history - of course, we're talking about The Alamo in San Antonio!
Step back in time into this 19th century living history museum, one of the great family activities in Fort Worth that preserves the heritage of Texas.
The national historic landmark includes a visitor center, museum and parade grounds. 17 buildings on the fort grounds have been restored and 5 have been reconstructed, giving an authentic feel for the mid-1880s. Worth timing your visit for special ev....
Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park in central Texas protects the birthplace, home and ranch (and final resting place) of Lyndon B Johnson, and offers a day of outdoor adventure for the family
A fascinating WWII vintage aircraft carrier for kids to learn about and explore, as well as a museum - a great experience for kids in Corpus Christi!
Fort Martin Scott was the first U.S. military post to be established on the western frontier of Texas. Today it is an historical treasure listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Visit the historic Fort Crogham fort & museum with log cabins, schoolhouse, & blacksmith shop! Check out life on the Texas frontier in the 1800's.
At the Pioneer Museum Complex in Fredericksburg, tour historic buildings across 3 acres and learn the history behind the German pioneers of the Texas Hill Country!
Get ready to bowl! Just across the street from Six Flags, explore early Egyptian bowling games, see what middle age lawn bowling was like and actually bowl on our 'Highway 66' mini lanes! You won’t forget your time at the bowling museum. It’s hours o....
The Orange Show Center for Visionary Art is a non-profit organization, founded in 1980, to preserve and present works of extraordinary imagination and provide people the opportunity to express their personal artistic vision.
It's fun, history and wonder at NASA's famous Houston space center. One of the top day trips in Houston for families Guided tours, moon rocks, shuttle launches, and up close with real life space vehicles!
Enjoy Southeast Texas' brightest stars, powerful stage performances, and unforgettable evenings of entertainment. Orange Community Players brings the community together through performance, creativity, and a passion for the arts and artists of Southe....
One of the top day trips in Forth Worth for families, Stockyards is yee haw fun with attractions like rodeos, mazes, gunfights, museums, and cattle herds.
A fun and interactive theater company for kids aged 5 - 13 that brings books to life on stage! They sometimes even include the audience!
Summer fun in Austin with the Children's Day Art Park - part of the summer events of Austin Symphony. A fun and magical day out for the whole family!
A wacky and fun collection of junk! Built in a small house in suburban Austin, one man has created a playground haven for kids!
Spend a few hours with the wonderful Vantage Point Farm learn all about the the oldest native breed of horse in the United States.
True cowboy fun at this 348 acres ranch with riding trails, and amazing food! Fun activities for all who stay overnight at this super fun dude ranch!
Renaissance-themed mini golf, zero-turning bumper cars, swan paddle boats and Water Wars for all ages at this Texas entertainment park for kids!
A Texan-sized experience for active kids of all ages! Go-Karts, 3 Adventure mini golf courses, themed arena Laser Tag, redemption gaming arcade, and bumper boats!
Enjoy Go-Karts, Laser Tag, Miniature Golf, kiddie rides, climbing wall, Interactive Redemption and Video Games and much much more with an all you can eat family buffet in Plano!
Family fun cruises on a pirate ship! Complete with a crew of professional pirates who entertain with pirate stories, face painting, treasure hunts, water pistol battles, and swords!
Roller skating fun for the whole family, as well as a multi level adventure play zone and arcade!
Experience the weird and the wonderful at Ripley's Believe It Or Not in Grand Prairie, Texas! You won't believe some of what you will see!
A trip into space and the universe at this TAMIU Planetarium that will give kids an enlightening experience all about space and science!
An adventure out of the ordinary, Escape Game Houston has 4 unique escape games for the family to conquer!
Ranch fun in Texas with a petting zoo and animal barn, outdoor pool, fishing lake, maze, adventure playground, mini golf and pony and train rides and more!
A science-tastic open play lab where kids and their parents can learn and play in a real science lab built especially for kids!
Family bowling fun in Laredo with Jett Bowl North with 40 lanes, disco bowling, arcades and unlimited fun times to be had!
A fun 12 acre urban park for kids filled with all sorts of events for the whole family, from yoga, movies, and fun Toddler Tuesdays! Outdoor fun in Houston!
Amazing kid and family fun at the Main Event! With bowling, billiards, laser tag, and arcade, mini golf, rock climbing, and more!
Great fun for active kids with mini golf, go karting, bumper boats, softball, plus regular events, enormous arcade and birthday parties!
We offer 40 bowling lanes for family fun entertainment, arcade, full service sports bar & grill that include 12 lanes of luxury bowling & more! We offer a free summer of bowling for kids 13 & younger with Mel’s Kid’s Club and year round kid friendly....
Fun Extreme Escape rooms in San Antonio for kids over 12 years, although younger kids can go and have fun too! Walk-ins welcome too.
The atmosphere at Beaumont Ranch is upscale, but very relaxed. The old Chisholm Trail ran through the middle of Beaumont Ranch. Even today real cowboys on horseback can be seen herding longhorn cattle outside the ranch’s 1880’s Western Town, Chisholm....
Digital slot car racing for ages 6 and up. Super fast, and super fun. Race realistic scale models of NASCAR, Formula 1, or even off-road vehicles on our giant tracks. Easy enough for a child to participate, but challenging enough to keep even an a....
That fun farm experience for the family at Easter, Fall, and Christmas! Lots of fun kids activities and Christmas trees too!
A unique play facility in Lubbock where kids can learn all about the legacy of the South plains - then play on a 3 story castle!
Speedway action in El Paso at this family friendly speedway park - just sit back and enjoy the action!
Family bowling fun with 40 modern tenpin bowling lanes, 14 full sized pool tables, and a well stocked family arcade!
An absolutely full day out is on offer here: they have paintball and laser tag, an amusement park, Go Karts, mini golf, bumper boats, rock wall, video games and batting cages!
Join Texarkana ISD Virtual Academy at the NOAA Sea Turtle Facility to learn all about Sea Turtles. Wear long sleeve shirt, shorts and tennis shoes. Program will be from 9-11:30 on Tuesday, March 19, 2013.
Whatz-Up is loaded with attractions to keep your family entertained! Batting Cages, Bumper Cars, Go-Karts, Kiddie Cars, Lazer Tag, Miniature Golf, Paintball, Rockwall, and a large Arcade. Check-out our Birthdays Packages, Special Events, and Group Ra....
Play games with real nickels, where kids can enjoy over 125 of the latest video games and try and win those great prizes! Classic arcade fun in Texas!
Kids fun at Indian Cliffs Ranch with movie sets, a children's zoo, maze, and even a snake pit! It's a day of surprises!
A great Texas style family fun center with something for everyone! Batting cages, mini golf, paintball, go-karts...enjoy!
The world’s first ultra-accessible family fun park, encompasses 25 acres of rides, attractions and activities that cater for almost every kind of disability, so this is really a wonderful treat.
Come get your hands-on science! Over sixty different permanent exhibits and traveling exhibitions invite visitors of all ages to experiment, explore, create, tinker, play, solve, and discover with their own hands.
One of the best family Amusement Parks in Houston for a great fun day out with your kids. Plenty of family fun with rides, an arcade, bowling, go-karts and more! One of the great things to do with the family in Houston!
A charming family friendly produce farm where kids can learn about foods and where it all comes from!
A fun scavenger hunt that you download onto your smart phone, which takes you around the city of Dallas so you can save it from a horrible outbreak!
Save the city of Fort Worth from a horrible outbreak with this fun online scavenger hunt that takes you around some iconic sites!
One of the really fun activities for kids in Plano is Crayola Experience, with 22 hands-on activities where color, chemistry, and technology magically combine to create a colorful adventure! Big family fun in Texas!
From day visitors to overnight guests, all wannabe cowboys and cowgirls are welcome at this amazing Texas ranch, where you can enjoy the full Western experience! Horse riding, swimming and hiking are just some of the activities for your family day ou....
A true Texas tradition for over 50 years, this amazing dude ranch is great for families who are looking for that perfect yee haw getaway, with activities including horseback riding and overnight getaways.
One of the great family activities in Austin is The Escape Game Austin, where you can choose from 5 different escape rooms, & try and complete your mission in 60 minutes to unlock the door!
Bowling, laser tag, bumper carts, and even an arcade - a wealth of family fun in Pasadena!
A fun filled indoor amusement park for kids (and adults!) in San Antonio, Texas. With rides, bounce houses, and even trains!
A fun, and welcoming horseback riding academy in Plano that offers private and group riding lessons to children and adults of all ages, six days a week!
Caney Cove Resort is is a place where your family can just relax, and enjoy each others company in this family friendly Texas campground!
RV fun in Texas at Red Cloud RV Park, surrounded by nature and a peaceful home away from home!
28 miles north of Houston is Lone Star Lakes RV Park, a family friendly and family owned/operated RV Park right on the shores of a private lake!
A quiet, family friendly park with a welcoming home town atmosphere. Lazy Days RV Resort offers you the lazy days you need on your time away together!
RVs and bungalows sit right on the waterfront in Bahia Vista Waterfront RV Park, ideal for families who want to spend some time on the beautiful Texan coast all year round!