Family Fun in Phoenix
Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) is one of Family Fun in Phoenix.

1. Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX)

6.9
3400 E Sky Harbor Blvd (btwn S 24th & S 44th St), Phoenix, AZ
Airport · Sky Harbor · 1819 tips and reviews

K12 IncK12 Inc: Did you know? The Hohokam people occupied the land that is now Phoenix between 700 A.D. and 1400 A.D. They built a city and a sophisticated irrigation system consisting of about 135 miles of canals. Read more.

Amazing Jake's Food & Fun Mesa is one of Family Fun in Phoenix.

2. Amazing Jake's Food & Fun Mesa

6.2
1830 E Baseline Rd (Gilbert Rd.), Mesa, AZ
Theme Park · 22 tips and reviews

K12 IncK12 Inc: Did you know? Go-karts, like the ones here at Amazing Jake’s, are little more than a seat, steering wheel, and an engine. Click the link to learn more about what’s inside a go-kart! Read more.

Arizona Museum for Youth is one of Family Fun in Phoenix.

3. Arizona Museum for Youth

35 N Robson (Pepper), Mesa, AZ
Museum · Downtown Mesa · 6 tips and reviews

K12 IncK12 Inc: Did you know? Arizona Museum for Youth was founded in 1980 as the only children's museum in the United States with a focus on fine art.

Veterans Oasis Park is one of Family Fun in Phoenix.

4. Veterans Oasis Park

8.0
4050 E Chandler Heights (at S Lindsay Rd), Chandler, AZ
Park · 9 tips and reviews

K12 IncK12 Inc: Did you know? The park attracts a wide variety of birds. Over 135 species have been sighted, including tiny Burrowing owls, colorful Vermilion flycatchers, Bald Eagles, and Great Blue Herons! Read more.

Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art (SMoCA) is one of Family Fun in Phoenix.

5. Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art (SMoCA)

8.4
7374 E 2nd St (W of Goldwater Blvd), Scottsdale, AZ
Art Museum · Downtown Scottsdale · 25 tips and reviews

K12 IncK12 Inc: Did you know? Artist James Turrell, creator of SMoCA’s Skyspace installation, is considered a master of light. Instead of using paint to replicate light, he uses light itself to create visual effects. Read more.

CrackerJax is one of Family Fun in Phoenix.

6. CrackerJax

6.9
16001 N Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale, AZ
General Entertainment · Airpark · 14 tips and reviews

K12 IncK12 Inc: Did you know? Ride the bumper boats and you can experience Newton’s third law of motion, the law of interaction. This law of action-reaction explains the jolt you feel when you bump another boat. Read more.

Great Skate is one of Family Fun in Phoenix.

7. Great Skate

7.5
10054 N 43rd Ave (at Peoria), Glendale, AZ
General Entertainment · 10 tips and reviews

K12 IncK12 Inc: Did you know? Roller skates were invented in the early 1700s, but received attention a few years later when inventor Joseph Merlin skated into a party - playing the violin – and crashed into a mirror! Read more.

Arizona Museum of Natural History is one of Family Fun in Phoenix.

8. Arizona Museum of Natural History

8.0
53 N Macdonald (MacDonald and Pepper), Mesa, AZ
History Museum · Downtown Mesa · 29 tips and reviews

K12 IncK12 Inc: Did you know? The core of the museum is a 1937 building that originally housed Mesa City Hall, municipal courts, city library, police and fire departments. Read more.

McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park is one of Family Fun in Phoenix.

9. McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park

9.2
7301 E Indian Bend Rd (at N Scottsdale Rd.), Scottsdale, AZ
Museum · Resort Corridor · 42 tips and reviews

K12 IncK12 Inc: Did you know? Steam engines, like the ones used by the locomotives here, were invented in 1705. They were used to power trains, boats, and factories & were the foundation for the Industrial Revolution Read more.

Big Surf is one of Family Fun in Phoenix.

10. Big Surf

7.6
1500 N McClintock Dr (btwn Loop 202 and McKellips), Tempe, AZ
Water Park · 27 tips and reviews

K12 IncK12 Inc: Did you know? In the ocean, and in wave pools, waves are caused when a disturbance on the water’s surface (like wind) causes water molecules to push against each other in succession. Read more.

11. Sea Life Aquarium

6.8
5000 S Arizona Mills Cir (at Arizona Mills Mall), Tempe, AZ
Aquarium · 48 tips and reviews

K12 IncK12 Inc: Did you know? The world’s first public aquarium opened in Regents Park in London in 1853. Read more.

Steele Indian School Park is one of Family Fun in Phoenix.

12. Steele Indian School Park

9.1
300 E Indian School Rd (at N 3rd St), Phoenix, AZ
Park · 19 tips and reviews

K12 IncK12 Inc: Did you know? The park is on the site of a former boarding school for Native American children. The school was operated by the U.S government from 1891 until 1988. Read more.

13. Encanto Park

9.0
15th Ave & Encanto Blvd, Phoenix, AZ
Park · 17 tips and reviews

K12 IncK12 Inc: Did you know? Encanto Park was inspired by Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, and Balboa in San Diego. It was built in 1935 and originally included a band shell and an archery range. Read more.

Papago Park is one of Family Fun in Phoenix.

14. Papago Park

9.0
625 N Galvin Pkwy (at N Moreland St), Phoenix, AZ
Park · Camelback East · 16 tips and reviews

K12 IncK12 Inc: Papago Park’s red rock formations formed 6-15 million years ago. The holes in Hole-in-The-Rock are called ‘tafoni’ and were likely used by the Hohokam people to track the movement of the sun. Read more.

Heard Museum is one of Family Fun in Phoenix.

15. Heard Museum

9.2
2301 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ
Museum · 46 tips and reviews

K12 IncK12 Inc: Did you know? The Heard Museum was founded in 1929 to house Dwight and Maie Heard’s personal art collection. Today it has 40,000 pieces, ranging from historical artifacts to contemporary fine art. Read more.

Phoenix Art Museum is one of Family Fun in Phoenix.

16. Phoenix Art Museum

9.4
1625 N Central Ave (at E McDowell Rd.), Phoenix, AZ
Art Museum · 104 tips and reviews

K12 IncK12 Inc: Did you know? Founded in 1959, the Phoenix Art Museum is the largest visual art institution in the Southwest.

Phoenix Zoo is one of Family Fun in Phoenix.

17. Phoenix Zoo

9.0
455 N Galvin Pkwy (btwn E McDowell & E Van Buren), Phoenix, AZ
Zoo · Camelback East · 201 tips and reviews

K12 IncK12 Inc: Did you know? In 1962, the last 7 known Arabian Oryx on earth were brought to Phoenix for a captive breeding program. Over 200 Oryx have since been born at the zoo, saving the species from extinction. Read more.

Wildlife World Zoo And Aquarium is one of Family Fun in Phoenix.

18. Wildlife World Zoo And Aquarium

8.5
16501 W Northern Ave, Litchfield Park, AZ
Zoo · 50 tips and reviews

K12 IncK12 Inc: Did you know? Home to Arizona’s largest collection of exotic animals, over 4,000; Wildlife World is also the first public aquarium between San Diego and Albuquerque. Read more.

Children's Museum of Phoenix is one of Family Fun in Phoenix.

19. Children's Museum of Phoenix

8.9
215 N 7th St (7th St and Van Buren), Phoenix, AZ
Museum · Central City · 47 tips and reviews

K12 IncK12 Inc: Did you know? Built in 1913, the museum’s building was formerly Monroe Elementary School. Among Monroe’s alumni was abstract artist Jackson Pollack. Read more.

Arizona Science Center is one of Family Fun in Phoenix.

20. Arizona Science Center

8.7
600 E Washington St, Phoenix, AZ
Science Museum · Copper Square · 96 tips and reviews

K12 IncK12 Inc: Did you know? The Science Center’s first home was located in the parking garage level of the downtown Phoenix Hyatt. Some of the original 1984 exhibits are still on display today. Read more.

Hall of Flame Fire Museum and the National Firefighting Hall of Heroes is one of Family Fun in Phoenix.

21. Hall of Flame Fire Museum and the National Firefighting Hall of Heroes

8.5
6101 E Van Buren St (at N Project Dr), Phoenix, AZ
Museum · Camelback East · 12 tips and reviews

K12 IncK12 Inc: Did you know? The oldest piece in the museum is a fire engine from northern England dating to 1725.

22. Desert Botanical Garden

9.3
1201 N Galvin Pkwy (Btw McDowell Rd & Van Buren St), Phoenix, AZ
Botanical Garden · Camelback East · 130 tips and reviews

K12 IncK12 Inc: Did you know? With over 4,000 species and approximately 17,000 individual plants, the garden is the most prominent cactus collection in the United States and perhaps, the world. Read more.