The Best Phoenix Attractions for Family Fun

Desert Fun for You and the Kids

Along with providing comfortable accommodations for you and your family, Holiday Inn Chandler offers easy access to a number of family activities and things to do. Phoenix, just a short drive away from our hotel, is one of the country’s largest metropolitan areas and home to a variety of family-friendly activities. From cultural sites and museums to water parks and space centers, there a number of Phoenix attractions for family fun to enjoy.

Browse our picks below for a memorable Southwestern vacation with the kids:

The Phoenix Zoo

Housing more than 1,400 animals from around the world, from giraffes to elephants to Komodo dragons, The Phoenix Zoo is a standout among Phoenix family attractions. In addition to the wildlife, your kids can enjoy programs designed to bring them close to the animals, no matter how old your children may be.

Children’s Museum of Phoenix

An art room, indoor treehouse, and noodle forest are only a few of the exhibits at this exciting and educational family attraction in Phoenix. This season sees a number of programs for kids, from projects at the art studio to explorations of music around the world.

Wet ’n’ Wild Phoenix Water Park

Cool off in the desert heat at the town’s favorite water park! Wet’n’Wild features some of the best rides in the country. Ride the Constrictor, a corkscrewing thrill ride voted a Top 5 water slide by the Travel Channel’s “Extreme Water Parks.” The Maximum Velocity is a water roller coaster, the first and only ride of its kind in the world, recognized by USA Today.

Challenger Space Center Arizona

Live the astronaut experience with your family at the Challenger Space Center Arizona. Try one of the simulated space flight missions, experience the wind tunnel, and more at this intergalactic experience on Earth.

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