Las Vegas Attractions for Kids

With dozens of cool activities on the Las Vegas Strip your kids and teens will have a blast! Planning to visit Las Vegas on your next vacation? We've gathered all the fun family things to do and advice you need to plan a great trip to Las Vegas here. Find everything from fun attractions and tours to family-friendly hotels.

Adventure Dome

AdventureDome. The Adventuredome at Circus Circus Las Vegas is America's largest indoor theme park featuring the world's only indoor double-loop, double-corkscrew roller coaster...

The Chuck Jones Experience

Chuck Jones, legendary animator and creator of some of our most memorable cartoon characters, has been granted his lifelong dream with the Chuck Jones Experience.

Las Vegas' BODIES the Exhibition

Las Vegas' BODIES the Exhibition is stirring up talk all over the place.

Take a Bite Outta Vegas

Shark Reef at Mandalay Bay is not your typical aquarium. It is a total sensory experience designed to transport visitors to an undersea ocean of fantastic sights...

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Dolphin Habitat

See dolphins at the Mirage. This 2.5-million-gallon Dolphin Habitat is home to a family of Atlantic bottlenose dolphins. Its purpose is to provide a healthy and nurturing environment for dolphins, as well as to educate the public about marine mammals and their environment.

Lion Habitat at MGM Grand

Tap the window at the Lion Habitat at MGM Grand. Situated inside the resort's Strip entrance off Las Vegas Boulevard adjacent to its entertainment dome, the Habitat is a 5,000 square foot...

Manhattan Express

New York New York features the Manhattan Express Rollercoaster which takes white-knucklers on an exciting ride that twists, loops and dives around and through the hotel. With heights of 203 ft, drops of 144 ft and speeds up to 67 mph, this attraction is wild! It features the world's first "heartline" twist and dive maneuver, allowing riders to experience the thrilling force of negative g's! Simulating a barrel-roll in a jet fighter, it rolls 180 degrees, hangs 86 feet in the air, then dives back under itself-promising dizzying excitement and white-knuckle thrills! Kids must be at least 54" in height.

Fremont Street Experience Las Vegas, NV

Fremont Street Experience

Kink your neck as you watch the world's tallest and biggest lightshow at Fremont Street Experience. Imagine a spectacular computer generated Light and Sound show projected from a space frame 90 feet above you. The Fremont Street Experience is a four-block long canopy that covers the downtown Las Vegas area and serves as a display system for the shows. The canopy houses 2.1 million lights, capable of producing millions of color and concert-quality sound.


Blast away at GameWorks on the Las Vegas Strip. GameWorks has 47,000-sq. ft. entertainment with over 250 games, the world's tallest free-standing rock-climbing structure, a full-service restaurant, and two snack bars. Inside the GameWorks complex is a Coca-Cola store, with a 10-story version of its signature curved bottle, and an m&m factory featuring three stories of m&m candies in colors only available at this location. GameWorks is located at next to MGM Grand Hotel.

Tiger Habitat at the Mirage

Siegfried & Roy's famous white tigers are living in style at the Mirage. The sparkling, multi-million dollar habitat offers visitors a free peek at the majestic animals.

Madame Tussauds

Madame Tussauds This state-of-the-art arcade in Las Vegas is attracting droves of tourists, both young and old. GameWorks. GameWorks, with a dozen locations throughout the country, is a subsidiary of Sega Enterprises and Universal Studios, so visitors know that the...

Las Vegas Natural History Museum

Las Vegas Natural History Museum is dedicated to the education of children, adults, and families of the community in the natural sciences-both past and present, the Las Vegas Natural History Museum is a non-profit organization located just north of the Las Vegas Strip on the...

Venetian Gondola Rides

No trip to Venice--or The Venetian--would be complete without a graceful and romantic glide down the Grand Canal in an authentic Venetian gondola. Float beneath bridges, beside cafes, under balconies and through the vibrant Venetian streetscape as your singing gondolier sweeps you down the Grand Canal for a ride like no other. A relaxing and romantic gondola ride reveals all the charm, excitement and passion that is Venice--and The Venetian. Reservations must be made in person, same day only. Ticket sales open daily at 9 a.m. for the indoor ride and 10 a.m. for the outdoor ride.

The Stratosphere Tower

At 1,149 feet, the The Stratosphere Tower Las Vegas is the tallest freestanding observation tower in the United States and the tallest building west of the Mississippi River. From the observation decks, lounge, restaurant, meeting, banquet and...

Siegfried & Roy's Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat

Siegfried & Roy's Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat. This 2.5-million-gallon Dolphin Habitat is home to a family of Atlantic bottlenose dolphins. Its purpose is to provide a healthy and nurturing environment for dolphins, as well as to educate the public about marine mammals and their...

Town Square Las Vegas

Just south of Mandalay Bay you'll find what seems like a place that seems like a copy and pasted job out of Southern California and unlike most Las Vegas tourist areas there are no slot machines, table games, or pit bosses. Town Square Las Vegas

World Greatest Circus Acts at Circus Circus

For one of the best entertainment values in Las Vegas, look to the center stage of the Carnival Midway where Circus Circus presents the world's largest permanent circus where Circus Circus presents the world's largest permanent circus with free, live acts every day! The hallmark of Circus Circus Hotel.

The Springs Preserve

The Springs Preserve offers visitors to Las Vegas a reprieve from the casinos, gambling, and hustle and bustle of the Strip. Erected on 180 acres previously filled with natural springs, dried up long ago, the Springs Preserve is filled...

Mirage Volcano

Every fifteen minutes from dusk to midnight, flames shoot into the night sky, spewing smoke and fire 100 feet above the waters below and transforming a tranquil waterfall into streams of molten lava. The volcano at The Mirage has been Las Vegas' signature attraction ever since the resort opened in 1989. The show is free to the public. The Mirage volcano erupts every 15 minutes after dark until midnight. This is a spectacle you don't want to miss!

Cinema Ride at Caesar's Palace Hotel

Take a journey while in Las Vegas at the Cinema Ride 3D motion simulator. Cinema Ride brings you the most technologically advanced motion simulator rides available today. Using real, military-quality flight simulators for the motion systems. All of your experiences feature a patented 3-D ride film system which make you feel as though you're right in the middle of the action.

High Roller

Making riders' stomachs queezy for over a decade and located at the AdventureDome at Circus-Circus Hotel and Casino the High Roller roller coaster is the world's highest roller coaster--right on the Las Vegas Strip! At 909 feet above the ground, it rockets around the tower pod on 840 feet of track--enough to make many begin begging for the end of the ride! The High Roller makes three clockwise rotations banking sharply at 32-degree angles traveling approximately 32 miles per hour. If you're a roller coaster fan, you'll love the High Roller.

Las Vegas Mini Gran Prix

This 7 acre park was voted the RJ's Best of Las Vegas several years in a row! It's pure fun for all ages with four exciting tracks including Go Karts, Kiddie Karts and the state's only Adult Gran Prix and High Banked Oval Sprint Kart Tracks, also featuring Tornado Twister, Dragon Roller Coaster, a 90 ft. Super Fun Slide, huge arcade and Restaurant/Party Room. And after all the playing, head over to Las Vegas Mini Gran Prix restaurant for delicious pizza, sandwiches, chicken wings, chicken tenders and mouthwatering home-baked cookies! Open year round and just minutes from the strip. No admission charge.

Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens

Just beyond Bellagio's gracious lobby lies the Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, a kaleidoscope for your senses. You'll want to take a moment to appreciate the intricate detail blooming before your very eyes. Submerge your soul in this magnificent garden abounding in fragrance, texture and color. Row upon row of exotic plants and flowers weave a glorious tapestry displaying the unique highlights of every season and holiday. There's no more inviting location for a photo opportunity. Take advantage of this unique setting and create a moment to cherish for years to come.

Nellis Dunes Buggy Adventure

Sun Buggy Fun Rentals is a one-stop, turn-key adventure firm that truly offers something for all ages. Whether you are a photo buff or adrenaline junkie, whether you want to ride through the desert on a 400 cc ATV, drive your own buggy, or...

Nevada Zoological and Botanical Park

The Las Vegas Zoo is a popular attraction for families with kids of all ages. This shady 3-acre park is nearby the Strip and houses more than 150 species of plants and animals. The only zoo in Las Vegas and the only year-round zoo in Nevada...

Las Vegas Ice Center

The Las Vegas Ice Center is probably the coldest place in Las Vegas. Located between Durango and Fort Apache traveling west on Flamingo Road from the Las Vegas Strip four miles. The Las Vegas Ice Center has two full size regulation rinks...

Fast Lap Indoor Kart Racing

Feel the thrill of responding to the colored flags; blue, yellow, red and checkered as you race around the track atFast Lap Indoor Kart Racing. Just a short 5 to 10 minute cab ride from the south end of the Las Vegas Strip, turning north...

Ethel M Chocolate Factory Tour

Ethel M Chocolate Factory Tour is open daily from 8:30 am to 7:00 pm. For your pleasure, admission is free and tours are self-guide. The Botanical Cactus Garden is only 15 minutes from the "Strip", on the way to...

Eiffel Tower Experience

A signature of the Las Vegas skyline, the replica Eiffel Tower at Paris is an exact reproduction of one of Europe's most famous landmarks, rendered meticulously at 1/2 scale. The Eiffel Tower Experience allows you to ride to the top, where you'll have a stunning, panoramic view of the valley, from 460 feet above ground. Along the way, an experienced elevator operator will point out can't-miss Vegas landmarks, as well as address any questions you may have.

Bellagio Fountains

Experience the most ambitious, commanding water feature ever conceived! Bellagio's world-famous fountains will speak to your heart with opera, classical and whimsical music while flirting with your playful nature through their carefully choreographed movements. You'll be swept swept away by this breathtaking union of water, music and light. The Bellagio Fountains attraction is free to the public and runs Monday through Friday every 30 minutes from 3pm to 8pm, Saturday, Sunday, and Holidays every 30 minutes from noon to 8pm.

Masquerade Village Show in the Sky

The Rio hotel really knows how to throw a party! This lively show full of music, dancing, stunts, costumes, and Mardi Gras type floats that run around a track above the casino. The music ranges from Carnival in Rio style salsa to Zoot Suit swing with most of the action happening on a stage near the center of the Masquerade Village casino and on the floats above you.

Mirage Aquarium

As you check in at the front desk, you'll be greeted by a 20,000-gallon saltwater aquarium stocked with angelfish, pufferfish, tangs and other exotic sea creatures - including three different kinds of sharks. Managed by The Mirage's own...

Canyon Blaster

Imagine being on the world's largest, indoor, double-loop, double-corkscrew roller coaster in the U.S. You don't have to just imagine it, head over to Circus Circus for thrilling, chilling fun. While speeding through the Adventuredome at speeds up to 55 mph, this ride is not for the faint of heart! Just when you catch your breath, the double corkscrews will have you gasping for more. There is a 48" height requirement for this ride.

X Scream

X Scream. At 866 feet, X Scream is the world's third highest thrill ride. Shaped like a giant teeter-totter, X Scream is an open vehicle that propels riders head-first 27 feet over the edge of the Stratosphere Tower. X Scream speeds up to 30 miles per hour and then dangles riders weightlessly above the Strip--the view is amazing but so is the urge to s-c-r-e-a-m!!!

Sky Dive Las Vegas

The view from 3 miles above the Sky Dive Las Vegas is awesome!!! Hoover Dam, Lake Mead, the Colorado River, the Strip Hotels and Casinos, Valley of Fire, Red Rock Canyon, Mt. Charleston, and Four States. Nowhere else in the world can you


At Flyaway, America's first vertical wind tunnel, you can break the bonds of gravity and body fly. Flyaway Indoor Skydiving gives you the chance to test your skills of human flight during a single flight session or as a participant in a...