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History and adventure collide in San Antonio, where travelers are met with Texas hospitality and a focus on fun. When traveling to San Antonio hotels with children, take a few hours to visit some of the fun family-friendly attractions nearby.
Ripley’s Believe it or Not!
Older kids and young teens enjoy the playfully gross exhibits at Ripley’s Believe it or Not! Museum. The “Odditorium” features skeletons and artifacts that will touch the imagination of kids interested in weird science and unbelievable history.
San Antonio River Walk
Most popular San Antonio hotels are located near River Walk. Teens enjoy shopping and dining while younger kids can take part in seasonal attractions like Dinosaur-Quest. Take the whole family on a river boat tour.
While it might not have rides or games, the Alamo is an important piece of our nation’s history. Even young children can enjoy a visit thanks to educational programming provided to kids ages 5-10.
Schlitterbahn Water Park Resort
Perhaps the most famous water park, the Schlitterbahn includes the world’s first water coaster. Kids and adults will love the thrilling slides and elaborate play areas. Pack a lunch and enjoy a picnic with the family in the shade during your day at the park.
|Jennifer Mathes, Ph.D.|