- TripBuzz found 51 things to do with kids in or near Temple, Texas, including 34 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Belton, Killeen, Salado and Fort Hood.
- From Spare Time Fun Center to Wheels Family Skating Center, the Temple area offers 47 different types of family activities, including: Parks, Playgrounds, Movie Theaters and History Museums.
- Temple is a thriving medical and retail business community that offers small-town living and big attractions to those that visit. The city was once a railroad town and offers a glimpse into it's history through it's museums and exhibits. The area is home to many nightlife venues, restaurants and modern and antique shops, offering something for everyone.
In addition to hosting bowling leagues, Spare Time Fun Center offers recreational bowling that can be accessed via a mobile app called Xbowling. The facility has a laser tag arena that uses black light and glowing obstacles.
Opened in 2010, the Wheels Family Skating Center is a roller skating rink offering a number of amenities for those who visit. Public sating sessions, birthday party hosting, and a full-service cafe are among the amenities available.
Lions Junction Family Water Park offers fun with a wide range of activities. Multiple water-slides, a train-themed water feature, the beach pool and a river ride keep action going while the grill menu replenishes energy.
Visitors to the Temple Railroad & Heritage Museum can explore the local and regional history of the railroad. Open Tuesdays through Saturdays, the museum hosts exhibits like railroad passenger cars and three locomotives.
West Temple Park is a community park located in Temple. The park is 30 acres in size and features a playground, water play splash pad, basketball and volleyball courts, walking and bike trails, picnic areas, soccer goals and more.
Pepper Creek Hike and Bike Trail borders State Highway 36 south through woods along the creek's western bank. Wide pathways allow easy navigation so people can enjoy scenic views, unique water features and a footbridge.