- TripBuzz found 9 things to do with kids in or near Arkadelphia, Arkansas, including 6 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Hot Springs.
- From Anchor's Away Houseboat to Hill's Lake Escape Houseboat Rentals, the Arkadelphia area offers 30 different types of family activities, including: Boat Rentals, Observatories & Planetariums, National & State Parks and Horseback Riding.
- A college city with two universities, Arkadelphia is 35 miles from Hot Springs. John Hemphill settled Arkadelphia in 1809 and the origin of the name remains a mystery to this day. The city's two main industries are education and manufacturing, although some residents work at smaller bushiness, including fast food restaurants.
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140 Iron Mountain Marina Drive, Arkadelphia, AR 71923 MoreLess Info
Anchor's Away Houseboat is a service offering guests luxury houseboat rentals for a number of days on the scenic DeGray Lake. The boat contains six private bedrooms, two full bathrooms with showers, and a large living room area.
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134 Iron Mtn Marina Drive, Arkadelphia, AR 71923 MoreLess Info
Located on scenic Lake Ouachita, Hill's Lake Escape Houseboat Rentals offers an array of luxury houseboat rentals. The houseboats available feature between four and six bedrooms and a variety of luxury amenities.
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1100 Henderson Street, Arkadelphia, AR MoreLess Info
The Donald W. Reynolds Science Center Planetarium is a great place for both kids and adults to learn about science and outer space. Seating is comfortable and tickets are inexpensive, making for a fun and easygoing experience.
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5200 Central Avenue, Hot Springs, AR 71913 MoreLess Info
Lake Hamilton is home to the Belle of Hot Springs Riverboat. On the 250 passenger boat, guests can listen to the captain explain the history of the area, see the Ouachita Mountains, eat from a salad and sandwich menu at lunch or steak and seafood menu in the evening.
With special designated places for children to explore, the Garvan Woodland Gardens may worth the time of the entire family. It covers 210 acres and has more than 5 miles of trails, uniting bridges, waterfalls, a chapel, and several other facilities. It can host weddings and other special events.
Open to riders of all skill levels, Arkansas Riding Stables offers horseback riding lessons with experienced trainers. The stables host guided trail rides that takes visitors near lakes and forests for an hour long adventure.
Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf has two 18-hole golf courses. Players can make strategic shots while walking through mountain caves, across a pirate ship, over footbridges, and around waterfalls, and the company hosts fundraisers to help wounded U.S. soldiers.
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1700 Shady Grove Road, Hot Springs, AR 71901 MoreLess Info
Specializing in zip lining, Adventureworks Hot Springs is popular with thrill seekers. With multiple courses, a skybridge and observation deck, the facility is suitable for family outings, group gatherings and team building workshops.