Family Attractions in Boise

Family Attractions in BoiseBoise's abundant natural resources and year-round outdoor activities make it possible for the capital city to consistently appear on national "best places" lists for family-friendly fun. Plan your family adventure in Boise using our list of the city's most engaging attractions.

Wahooz Family Fun Zone
Have family fun out the wazoo at Wahooz Family Fun Zone! There's tons of indoor and outdoor attractions for all ages to enjoy. Bump around on the bumper boats. Feel the speed at the Go-Kart Tracks. Go batty at the Batting Cages. Relax and refresh with the family at the Club House Grill! A visit here means a complete day of fun.

Address: 1385 South Blue Marlin Lane, Meridian, ID, 83642 - MAP
Phone: (208) 898-0900

Roaring Springs Water Park
Roar with the waves at Roaring Springs Waterpark. Family fun begins with a poolside Cabana rental for a splashing good time on exhilarating water rides and attractions like Thunder Falls, Vipers Vortex, Rattlesnake Rapids and Racing Ridge. Enjoy fun and food at the Surfside Grill and splashy souvenirs from Splish Splash Sun & Swim Shop.

Address: 400 West Overland Road, Meridian, ID 83642 - MAP
Phone: (208) 884-8842

Zoo Boise
Run wild at Zoo Boise, located along the capital city's Julia Davis Park. This zoo works ferociously to be an educational, fun and exciting family destination. Get ready for a wild adventure, as you come nose to nose with a giraffe, bounce around with a baby kangaroo, and experience dozens more animal attractions.

Address: 355 East Julia Davis Drive, Boise, ID 83702 - MAP
Phone: (208) 608-7760

Discovery Center of Idaho
Discover hands-on science adventures at the Discovery Center of Idaho. Explore rotating, spinning and orbiting fun at the Gyrations exhibit and learn how it has everything to do with the forces behind interactive video games. Go robotic at the Boise Robotics Group area and scientific at the Science Store. It's the city's ultimate educational attraction.

Address: 131 Myrtle Street, Boise, ID 83702 - MAP
Phone: (208) 343-9895

20th Century Lanes Family Fun Center
It's the way the family rolls at 20th Century Lanes Family Fun Center, a bowling alley that creates hours of fun on the lanes. Spin around at the oldest family-owned and family-run bowling alley in Boise. Bring the family; invite your neighbors and all your friends to play for fun or join a league and play to win!

Address: 4712 West State Street, Boise, ID 83703 - MAP
Phone: (208) 342-8695
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Bogus Basin
Kids have fun and learn a life-long sport at Bogus Basin Ski Resort. Sign the kids up for skiing lessons where they can learn an Olympic sport, make new friends and have tons of white-capped fun. Classes include The Mogul Mouse Program for kids ages 3-6, and the Mountain Mite Program for kids 7-11.

Address: 2600 Bogus Basin Road, Boise, ID 83702 - MAP
Phone: (208) 332-5100