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Hot Springs Family Fun Parks

Hot Springs, Arkansas, is the perfect place to hold a family gathering. For one, our cabins are cozy for every age, but we are also close to a host of family fun parks right here in the city! In this quick guide, we'll review some of the most notable attractions that will keep your kids entertained (as well as the adults). Let's have some fun!

Magic Springs

Address: 1701 E Grand Ave, Hot Springs, AR
Hours: Hours adjust depending on the time of year. Keep track of it here.


Adults: $49.99
Children / Seniors: $39.99
Groups: For every 15 tickets you buy, you get 15 complimentary tickets for a different day!


With around 20 different attractions to experience, Magic Springs is an amusement park with a lot to look forward to! Thrill rides, kid rides, and rides for everyone abound in this endlessly exciting park experience.

If you need to cool off, feel free to head to the water park for some downtime. If you love amusement parks, this is the attraction for you!


Interested in music? The in-house concert center is the perfect place to jam out with your friends and family! Check the band list so you can make sure you're around for one you'd like. It's free with admission.

Funtrackers Family Fun Park

Address: 2614 Albert Pike Rd, Hot Springs, AR

Monday - Thursday: 12PM - 8PM
Friday: 12PM - 10PM
Saturday: 11AM - 10PM
Sunday: 12PM - 9PM

Ticket costs vary dramatically based on the activities you choose. Check their website for exact pricing details.

While not a full-blown amusement park like Magic Springs, Funtrackers is a cute little family fun center with tons of activities for all ages. Putt your way to victory at Volcano Falls Mini Golf course down the street, or win big at the arcade. Laser tag, go karts, and bumper boats are other headliner attractions!

Mid-America Science Museum

Address: 500 Mid America Blvd, Hot Springs, AR

Tuesday - Saturday: 9AM - 5PM
Sunday: 1PM - 5PM
Closed Monday

Adults: $12
Children: $10
Seniors: $11

Who says education can't be fun? The MA Science Museum is a great activity for kids who love learning, as well as families who adore the sciences. Watch the "magic" show, check out the permanent exhibits, and view art pieces conveying scientific ideas.

The Galaxy Connection

Address: 536 Ouachita Ave, Hot Springs National Park, AR

Sunday - Friday: 1PM - 4PM
Saturday: 10AM - 5PM

$25 per person (2 and under are FREE)

The force is strong with this one. At the Galaxy Connection, you'll experience the thrill of seeing your favorite superheroes and jedis in person! Learn behind the scenes info about the Star Wars saga, and dress up a little bit to celebrate.

Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf

Address: 4612 Central Ave, Hot Springs, AR

Monday - Friday: 12PM - 9PM
Saturday - Sunday: 10AM - 9PM

$9.50 - $14.50 a person

Want to relax under the warm sun with a golf club in your hand? While you may be able to do that on the normal greens, golfing with the whole family may lead you to Pirate's Cove instead. With two 18-hole courses to choose from, you'll be getting birdies all day long.

A Narrow Escape

Address: 801 Central Ave Suite 34, Hot Springs, AR

Wednesday - Thursday: 2PM - 8PM
Friday - Saturday: 11AM - 9PM
Sunday: 11AM - 7:30PM
Closed Monday and Tuesday

$20 per person

We've talked plenty about experiences you and your family can enjoy, as well as competitive activities that will test the mettle of your group, but what about cooperation? At A Narrow Escape, you can choose from a variety of different escape room stories based on your family members' skill level. Hopefully you didn't leave your sharp minds at home!

With that, we've discussed a series of our favorite family attractions here in Hot Springs, Arkansas. We hope you enjoy them. If you're fam is looking for a place to stay, head over to the Knotty and Nice Cabins for more information!