Educational Family Adventure Guide Around Austin


Don’t waste the last few weeks of summer sitting inside, seize the opportunity to make some memories with your family.

We put a list together of some fun and educational activities in and around Austin!!

Dinosaur Park

Are your kiddos little explorers? Dinosaur Park in Bastrop Texas will wow your little archaeologist with an unforgettable day of dino-digging. Take a stroll through the park and see life-size replicas of your favorite dinosaurs, pack an archaeologist picnic and dig for fossils! For the die-hard dino fans, your kids can dress up as a little explorer and navigate the land of the lost. Have your camera ready for some out of this world photo-ops. If you’re planning on doing a serious day of outdoor exploring, don’t forget to apply some sunscreen!

Mt. Playmore

If some indoor fun is what you’re after, Mt. Playmore is the place to be. Everything is bigger in Texas and this indoor playground doesn’t disappoint with over 3,000 square feet of play space! Your little ones can climb and explore this massive jungle gym and exert some energy. The best part about this indoor wonderland is the ability for adults to explore with their kids! Jump in and navigate the brightly colored tunnels of Mt. Playmore, or wait in the comfy seating area where you can watch your kids explore.

Krause Springs

It’s still summertime, so pack the kids up and take a refreshing dip! This spring-fed park is perfect for a weekend getaway of camping and swimming. This mix of manmade and natural pools is one unforgettable place for your family to explore. Whether you prefer the luxury of RV camping or prefer to keep it rustic with tents, Krause has a little something for everyone. Fight the August heat with a refreshing swim and relax as a family and educate your little ones on nature and the great outdoors!

These educational Austin family attractions will let you squeeze in a few more family adventures before summer ends!

End the summer right, it will be over before you know it.