St. George is surrounded by beautiful natural landscapes. Making it an ideal outdoor destination. There are so many outdoor activities to participate in, indoor activities often overlooked. We’ve already made a list of our top 10 outdoor activities but here are our top 10 favorite indoor activities. Whether you are wanting to escape the heat of the outdoors or are looking to explore St. George, these activities are the perfect choice for the whole family!
1. St. George Dinosaur Discovery Site at Johnson Farm
Take a step back to prehistoric times at the Dinosaur Discovery Site. This interactive exhibit has fossils from an Early Jurassic ecosystem. Look at fossils and tracks of dinosaurs, plants, fish, and more that are over 200 million years old. There are also replicas, models, and restorations of life-sized prehistoric animals. Watch volunteers working on real fossils, play in the dino park, and learn in the interactive classroom exhibit. This museum is fun for the whole family, and a great way to get everyone learning!
2. St. George Children’s Museum
Discover, Imagine, and Create! This is the museum’s slogan, and for good reason. With twelve interactive exhibit rooms, guests can feel, touch, explore, and play. At this museum, the whole family can discover new worlds. Perfect for busy bodies and curious minds, this museum encourages creative play and imagination in their fun exhibits. Enjoy a day of learning and exploring, and watch for evening events that are fun for everyone as well.
3. Rosenbruch World Wildlife Museum
Learn about animals from every continent on earth in this interactive museum! Walkthrough on a tour, and view over 300 species of animals. Each display is narrated with your own individual wand. In the interactive children’s room, take a safari with hands-on learning. Get in touch with nature, play in the camp area, and burn some energy in the climbing adventure area. This museum is fun for the whole family, and a great way to learn about our world.
4. Fiesta Fun Family Fun Center
Spend a whole day at this fun facility! Challenge the whole family to a go-kart or kiddie kart race. Enjoy a game of mini-golf on either of the interactive courses. Bring the whole family bowling. Practice your swing in the batting cages. Test your luck in the arcade. See who has the best sneak attack skills in the 4,000 sq. ft. adventure themed laser tag arena. If you are okay with getting wet, try out the bumper boats. After a fun day of activities, grab a bite to eat at the Barre Grill. With so many activities, no one will be bored at Fiesta Fun!
5. Laser Mania Family Fun Center
This fun center is full of adventurous activities that will keep the whole family busy! Enter a futuristic spaceship in their 4,000 sq. ft. laser tag arena for a 20 minute game of laser tag. Step into a whole new world with their virtual reality game center. Glow in the dark in the indoor 3,500 sq. ft blacklight mini-golf course. Take a ride in the 4D movie ride and choose from multiple movies ranging from family-friendly to scary. Try a friendly competitive game of bumper carts. Finally, play some games in the token arcade and retrocade. Located in downtown St. George, this facility is perfect for a fun day with the whole family.
6. Sand Hollow Aquatic Center
Spend the day in the water at this aquatic center. The lap and diving pool features a diving board, lap lanes, and a rock-climbing wall. There also is a 5,800 sq. ft. leisure pool with a zero-depth entry area. This pool features interactive children’s water toys, a water slide, and a water walk. On Saturday’s try out the WIBIT, a floating obstacle course! With fun classes and lessons offered as well, the Sand Hollow Aquatic Center is fun for everyone.
7. House of Jump Trampoline Park
Jump away the day in this indoor trampoline park! With wall to wall trampolines, you’ll be able to bounce, jump, and fly. Not only is there trampolines, but you can try out the climbing walls, or scramble your way to the top of the warp wall. Join in a game of dodgeball or aeroball. Play the dunk it game and swing into the stunt pit. When you need a break from the high-energy action, explore new adventures with the virtual reality games. This 25,000 sq. ft. facility has over 70 trampolines, so you and the whole family can go have fun!
8. Mystery Escape Room
Test your family’s mystery-solving skills in the St. George Mystery Escape Room. With multiple rooms to choose from, and escapes ranging in difficulty, there is something for every family here. The minute you enter your themed room, you’ll be working through puzzles, riddles, and secrets. Will you be able to work together to solve the mystery and escape in time? Take your family to find out!
9. St. George Art Museum
Formerly a sugar beet seed storage facility, this space is now a transformed beautiful arts complex. Featuring fine art exhibits of many cultures and times, as well as local and regional artists, this museum has lots to see! Take a self-guided tour, watch for one of the many events hosted here, or visit the family discovery center. In the family center, enjoy hands-on learning activities and create your own art! This gallery has something everyone can enjoy.
10. Brigham’s Playhouse
After a fun day out and about, enjoy an evening watching a Broadway-caliber family-friendly play. This 200 seat theater allows the audience to view productions in an intimate atmosphere, creating an inspiring experience. Grab a dessert at the concessions including Red Barn ice cream, Brigham’s Brew Root Beer, and more. With shows changing every season, you’ll be able to watch a production the whole family can enjoy.
With so many indoor activities in the St. George area, you might have to plan another vacation! Here at Freedom Vacation Rentals, we want to make the most of your stay. Feel free to contact us with any questions you may have. Read our other blogs for more activities and information about the local area. St. George is the perfect area for a family vacation, and these indoor activities will keep everyone entertained while you’re here.