- TripBuzz found 32 things to do with kids in or near Hot Springs, Arkansas, including 4 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Arkadelphia, Jessieville and Benton.
- From Lake Ouachita to Theater of Magic, the Hot Springs area offers 49 different types of family activities, including: Visitor Centers, Horseback Riding, Specialty Museums and National & State Parks.
- Located deep within the Ouachita Mountains amongst natural hot springs is the city of Hot Springs. Tourists visit from all around to enjoy the springs and national park, home to historic bath houses and beautiful gardens, for their relaxation and medicinal properties. The city also draws artistic tourists who enjoy the many cultural festivals including the Vapors Independent Music Festival and Hot Springs Film Festival.
70% 63 votes
Corner of West Grand and Central Avenue, Hot Springs, AR MoreLess Info
Opened in 2010, T Rex Laser Tag is your ideal choice for family fun and entertainment or your next party. Enjoy the thrill of bumper cars and laser tag, or take in the Jurassic Park themed mini golf, you will be glad you visited.
Arkansas's largest four person raft ride, a Vertigo tunnel waterslide, a 500-foot water pipeline ride, family raft rides, lazy river, a wave pool, a tad pool, and a swimming pool are all found at Wild River Country. In addition, visitors can play volleyball.
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.
100% 1 votes
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.
Surprise your family with all that nature has to offer at National Park Aquarium in Hot Springs. Your kids will love the freshwater fish, lizards, tortoises, saltwater fish and more, this venue is a great way to spend a few hours.
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1350 Old Morrilton Hwy (Hwy 64), Conway, AR 72032 MoreLess Info
Visitors can enjoy a variety of activities including laser tag, bumper cars, and mini golf at Hogwild Family Fun Center. The center also features an arcade with over 50 games and offers a variety of birthday party packages.
98% 606 votes
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.
Petit Jean State Park is Arkansas's first state park. It has amazing views and woodlands with streams, wildflowers, and a waterfall called Cedar Falls. The visitor center showcases the park's history and natural resources. Visitors can buy souvenirs, books, food and snacks from the gift shops.
90% 707 votes
500 Mid America Boulevard, Hot Springs, AR 71913 MoreLess Info
The Mid-America Science Museum features over 100 hands-on exhibits. Visitors can compare their size to a mastodon skeleton and their footprints to a sauropod, ride a Virtual Reality Simulator, explore optical illusions, and play with shadows.
97% 207 votes
11901 Pinnacle Valley Road, Roland, AR 72135 MoreLess Info
Pinnacle Mountain is known for its popular hiking trails and panoramic views. Those seeking an adventurous experience can hike one or more trails, varying from one to five miles. Pinnacle Mountain State Park is dedicated to environmental education.