20 Things to do with Kids in Las Vegas.


Don't let the name "Sin City" fool you. There are tons of things to do with the whole family in Las Vegas. 
Here is a list of just a few of them.

2 Cactus Garden Dr, Henderson, NV 89014
Open Daily:
8 AM - 8 PM
The Ethel M Botanical Cactus Gardens is a 3-acre botanical garden located at the Ethel M Chocolate Factory.
The gardens and the factory itself are open to the public with no admission charge.
The gardens are a great place to visit on cooler spring days in Las Vegas.  I also recommend checking out the Garden during the holidays when they decorate the whole garden with lights.
Inside the chocolate factory is a quick self-guided tour, which ends in a free sample of Ethel M's delicious chocolate!

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1525 E Sunset Rd #7, Las Vegas, NV 89119
Monday - Friday
9 AM - 7 PM
Saturday - Sunday
9 AM - 5 PM
This is our favorite indoor playground, located close to McCarren airport Kangamoo is a large indoor playground for kids ages 1 -10, that the parents can enjoy also.
With massage chairs and free wifi, this is a great place to take the kids to blow off steam during the hot Vegas summers.
Pricing: 
$10 per child (ages 1-10)
Adults and young adults (11+ years old) accompanying children are always free.
Infants under 12 mos. accompanying a paid child are free.
Solo Infants are $5
No in and out privileges.

Located in: The Grand Canal Shoppes in the Venetian
3377 S Las Vegas Blvd #2001, Las Vegas, NV 89109
Save money, buy tickets online HERE.

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Titanic & Bodies Exhibits
Located inside the Luxor
3900 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89119
Over 250 authentic artifacts recovered from the wreck site of Titanic, as well as extensive recreations of some of the most famous rooms from the Ship, make this an educational and entertaining experience perfect for all ages.
Bodies exhibit features 13 preserved human bodies & 260 organs displayed in educational context. Using an innovative preservation process, the Exhibition showcases real full-bodies and organs, providing a detailed, three-dimensional vision of the human form rarely seen outside of an anatomy lab.

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6605 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89119
Town Square Las Vegas is an upscale, open-air shopping, dining, office, and entertainment center. Featuring a large playground with splash pad, Gameworks arcade center, shopping for all ages.

900 Las Vegas Blvd. North Las Vegas, NV 89101
Open daily
9 AM – 4 PM
Featuring a couple animatronic dinosaurs, and tons of interactive exhibits, this museum is a great place for kids and adult to learn.
Pricing:
$12 Adults
$10 Seniors, Military and Students
$6 Children (3–11)
FREE Children (2 and younger), Las Vegas Natural History Museum Members

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Bellagio
Bellagio Hotel and Casino
3600 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89109
With the fountain show outside and the Botanical Garden inside, the Bellagio is a great place to take kids for some FREE entertainment.

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3012 S Rancho Dr, Las Vegas, NV 89102
Kids 8 and up can experience driving around REAL construction equipment!
On the bulldozer – 14 years & older
On the excavator – 12 years & older
On the mini-excavator & skid steer – 8 years & older

7460 S Rainbow Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89139
Open Daily
8 AM - 10 PM
This indoor playground is definitely the largest in Las Vegas. Both kids and parents are welcome in the playground.
Pricing:
FREE  – Infant (0-11 Months)
$12.95 – Toddler (Ages 1- 2)
$16.95 – 1st Child (Ages 3-17)
$12.95 – Additional Child
FREE – 1st Adult
$5 – Additional Adult
Happy Hour on Tuesday & Thursday – $8 for ages 1-17 years. First adult FREE and additional adult $5.00.

To see a complete guide to indoor playgrounds in Las Vegas & Henderson, NV click HERE.

16395 Bonnie Springs Road Las Vegas, NV 89124
Located near Red Rock Canyon.
The Old Town is currently in summer hours.
10:30 AM to 6 PM 
Monday and Tuesday are “Dark”  (No cowboys, shops or shows). 
The petting zoo & petting zoo shop are open and you can enter the Old Town at no charge.
The Restaurant and Bar are open 365 days.
Monday – Thursday: 9 AM - 9 PM
Friday: 9 AM - 10 PM
Saturday: 8 AM - 10 PM
Sunday: 8 AM - 9 PM
With fun activities such as a train ride, cowboy shows, an old western town, petting zoo, and tons of animals to feed, Bonnie Springs is well worth the drive.
Pricing:
Adults: $10
Children under 12: $7

3700 S. Maryland Pkwy Las Vegas, NV 89169
Large arcade and pizza buffet, featuring 3 rides, and mini-golf.
Admission and Pricing:

707 Fremont Street Las Vegas, NV 89101
Monday - Sunday: 11 AM - 9 PM
* 21 & over after 9 PM
Featuring a large playground and a large grass area to play, Container Park is a fun little kid-friendly oasis in Downtown Las Vegas. The restaurants are all really tasty as well!

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Located in the Mirage
3400 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89109
Hours of Operation:
Open Daily: 10 AM - 6:30 PM
Last Admission: 5:30 PM
Come face-to-face with some of nature's most exotic and majestic creatures at Siegfried & Roy's Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat. Explore, learn and play in an enchanting world of Bottlenose Dolphins, White Tigers, White Lions, and Leopards.
Pricing:
Adults: $22
Children 4 - 12: $17
Children 3 and under: Free

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Located in the Mandalay Bay
3950 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89119
Here you will come face-to-face with some of the earth's most fascinating creatures in North America's only predator-based aquarium and exhibit. See sharks of all kinds, along with sawfish, giant rays, endangered green sea turtles, piranha, moon jellies and the rare golden crocodiles.

360 Promenade Place, Las Vegas, NV 89106
This place is the ultimate place for kids to learn and play through hands-on activities and exhibits. With a full splash room, a multi-story playground, and tons of exhibits, the Discovery Museum is hours of fun.
Pricing: 
General- Adult: $14.50
General- Child: $14.50
Locals w/ID - Adult: $12.50
Locals - Child: $12.50
Military w/ID - Adult: $10.50

333 S Valley View Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89107
Open daily from 9 AM - 5 PM
Interactive exhibits, animals, a replica 1800's town, and so much more. 
The Springs Preserve offers a full day of fun in the middle of the desert.
Pricing:
NV Resident Adult: $9.95
NV Resident Child (Age 5-17): $4.95
NV Resident Senior (Age 65+): $8.95
NV Resident Student: $8.95
NV Resident Military: $8.95
Adult Visitor: $18.95
Child Visitor (Age 5-17): $10.95
Senior Visitor (Age 65+): $17.05
Student Visitor: $17.05
Military Visitor: $8.95

Located in the Boulevard Mall
3528 S Maryland Pkwy, Las Vegas, NV 89169
At this interactive aquarium, you can feed stingrays, touch starfish, and feed parakeets. 
There is also a fun playground outside for kids to play on.
Pricing:
Ages 2-11: $9.95
Ages 12+: $14.95
Ages 55+, Military: $12.95

To Check out our full Guide to Wet 'N Wild click HERE.

7055 S Fort Apache Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89148
This water park located on the west side of town is sure to keep your whole family entertained and cooled down during the summer months. 
They also host special events during the winter months.

To Check out our full Guide to Cowabunga Bay click HERE.

900 Galleria Dr, Henderson, NV 89011
This water park located on the east side of town has all the water park favorites and is sure to keep you and your family cool during the hot Vegas summers.

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2880 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89109
With rides for all ages, the Adventure Dome is an indoor theme park that is sure to entertain kids and adults of all ages.
 Pricing:
All Day Ride Pass
Regular Pass - $32.95 (48 inches tall or taller)
Junior Pass - $18.95 (Under 48 inches tall)