Though Las Vegas is infamous for its adult entertainment, the vacation destination also boasts excitement and activities for the whole family–including your little ones. From taking a trip to Marvel’s Avengers headquarters to visiting mermaids at an aquarium, the following are the best places for your kids to soak up some fun in Las Vegas.
Hershey’s Chocolate World
Regardless of your age, anyone who enters Vegas has to visit Hershey’s Chocolate World at least once or twice in their life. Located inside the famous New York-New York Hotel and Casino, the shop is two stories of sweet, chocolatey goodness, with over 800 candies to purchase and explore. Your little ones will feel as if they just entered Willy Wonka’s Chocolate Factory and will have the ability to create their own chocolate bar, star in their own Reece’s Cup commercial, check out oversized statues made of milk chocolate, and enjoy much more fun.
To learn more about Hershey’s Chocolate World, visit hersheyschocolateworldlasvegas.com.
The Fun Dungeon
The Fun Dungeon at the Excalibur Hotel and Casino offers over 200 games to play (and we’re not talking slot machines!), including 15 carnival-style games, a kiddie land with games and interactive exhibits, 60 arcade-style games for adults and teens, 106 redemption games and much more fun to experience. The destination also features the world’s largest Pacman, mega stackers, air hockey, tasty eats and more.
To learn more about The Fun Dungeon, visit excalibur.mgmresorts.com.
The Adventuredome at Circus Circus
The fun at Adventuredome is seemingly endless, with so much to experience that it may require a few days to fully explore. The spot boasts family-friendly thrill rides, arcade games, interactive exhibits like a spy-themed laser maze, a Spongebob-themed water park for those hot summer days, an FX movie theater, go karts, adult roller coasters, and so much more fun to be had at the vacation destination.
To learn more about the Adventuredome at Circus Circus, visit circuscircus.com.
DISCOVERY Children’s Museum
One of the most popular kid attractions in Vegas is the DISCOVERY Children’s Museum. The museum offers three stories of educational exhibits that will have your child’s blood pumping and curiosity wandering. Your tots will have the chance to explore life-size pirate ships, metropolitan-style cities and even the world Dr. Seuss created. Admission into the museum starts as low as $13 with discounts given to Nevada locals.
To learn more about DISCOVERY Children’s Museum, visit discoverykidslv.org
Vegas Indoor Skydiving
Make your kids feel like their favorite superhero at Vegas Indoor Skydiving for a flying experience like never before. Though it sounds like it could be a bit intimidating for your kids, Vegas Indoor Skydiving is safe and exciting for little ones. A minimum weight of 40 pounds is required for your child to safely soar, and classes are included in the fee. Prices begin at $84 for two hours.
To learn more about Vegas Indoor Skydiving, visit vegasindoorskydiving.com.
The Aquarium at Silverton Casino
Known to be one of the best attractions in all of Vegas, The Aquarium in Silverton Casino showcases a wide variety of tropical and freshwater fish including sharks, jellyfish, stingrays and even rare mermaids. Your little ones can interact with the mermaids during the live show, and a portion of each admission ticket helps support a nonprofit organization to help clean up beaches.
To learn more about The Aquarium at Silverton Casino, visit silvertoncasino.com.
Treasure Island’s Marvel’s Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N.
If you are raising the next Iron Man or Black Widow, look no further than a trip to Treasure Island’s Marvel’s Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N. The destination takes you inside the Avenger’s secret hideout and showcases their equipment, office, costumes and even gives them the exciting opportunity to solve a mystery case and defeat a villain. Ticket prices vary depending on age but start at $30.
To learn more about Treasure Island’s Marvel Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N., visit stationattraction.com.