- TripBuzz found 49 things to do with kids in or near Benton, Arkansas, including 44 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Little Rock, North Little Rock, Hot Springs and Roland.
- From Bray's Training Center to Cinemark Tinseltown, the Benton area offers 56 different types of family activities, including: Movie Theaters, Theaters, Horseback Riding and Haunted Tours.
- Less than half an hour from Little Rock, Benton is the 12th largest city in Arkansas. Its proximity to Little Rock gives visitors access to the thriving cultural life as well as the charming peace of a smaller city. For a day of family fun, guests love discovering the many parks Benton has to offer with a variety of playground equipment, walking trails, tennis courts, skate parks, and much more.
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.
Covering more than 1.8 million acres, the Ouachita National Forest provides opportunities to camp, hike, bike, trail ride, boat, hunt, fish, and go on scenic drives. The government created the national forest to control wood production, improve the watershed, and protect threatened wildlife and fish species.
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.
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.
Located within Hot Springs National Park, Hot Springs Mountain features a marked mountain trail with scenic views at the top and shelters toward the bottom. The mountain features a tower at the top for extra panoramic views of the park.
74% 81 votes
283 Mountain Valley Water Place, Hot Springs, AR 71909 MoreLess Info
Featuring a gift store with souvenirs, Mountain Valley Spring Water Visitor Center offers visitors complimentary samples of mineral spring water. The center displays a collection of antique glass water bottles and other memorabilia.
68% 262 votes
847 Whittington Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71901 MoreLess Info
Since 1902, the Arkansas Alligator Farm & Petting Zoo houses 150 alligators that people can watch being fed and pet. Visitors can also visit a petting zoo containing whitetail deer, ostrich, llamas, fallow deer, rheas, sheep, and pygmy goats.
Plantation Agriculture Museum interprets Arkansas's legacy of cotton agriculture. Exhibits and programs give visitors a glimpse of the past as they explore the history of Arkansas from 1836 through World War II. Learn about growing and picking cotton, as well as ginning and storing the seeds.