Pigeon Forge is a top destination for family vacations. From theme parks, to museums and so much more, there’s fun for everyone in the family. Have the vacation of a lifetime when you and your family visit Pigeon Forge and make memories together that you’ll cherish forever. Check out these 3 family-friendly activities in Pigeon Forge to try on your next vacation:
1. Explore the Titanic Museum
The Titanic Museum in Pigeon Forge is an interactive experience the whole family will love. As soon as you enter the ship, you’ll get a boarding pass on an actual Titanic passenger or crew member. When you step into the Titanic Memorial Room, search through 2,208 names on the wall to find out the fate of the face on your boarding pass. You’ll also see hundreds of personal and private artifacts on display throughout the galleries, touch an iceberg, learn how to send an SOS distress signal, walk on an exact replica of Titanic’s Grand Staircase and more! It’s a memorable experience for the whole family.
2. Go to WonderWorks
You’re in for a day of fun when you spend it at WonderWorks Indoor Amusement Park in Pigeon Forge. There’s more than 100 hands-on exhibits that will spark your creativity and challenge your brain. It’s the perfect combination of education and entertainment. There are six wonder zones total, all full of family-friendly fun! Step foot in the Natural Disasters zone to try the Hurricane Hole, where you’ll experience category 1 hurricane winds of 71 miles per hour, or visit the Imagination Lab that includes a gigantic version of Lite-Brite! Children will also love the indoor ropes challenge and playing a game of laser tag in the Laser Tag Arena!
3. Visit Dollywood
Dollywood is an incredible theme park in the Smokies, filled with hours of family fun. Spend the day riding a variety of rides, ranging from kid-friendly rides to rides for all the thrill-seekers. Take a ride on the Dollywood Express for a 5-mile journey through the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains, where you’ll see breathtaking views. Dollywood also has incredible shows for all to enjoy, from musical performances to entertaining plays. And, of course, there’s plenty of places for shopping and dining within the park. Try the world’s best cinnamon bread at The Grist Mill, or go shopping in Dolly’s Closet to get Dolly’s style in your size! During warmer months, your family will love visiting Dollywood Splash Country. You can float down a relaxing “river” while taking in the beauty of the Smoky Mountains, or experience the white waters of the mountains with your family on the 700-foot Raging River Rapids ride. Many of the rides have floats big enough for family members to experience it together!
From educational fun to thrilling rides and excitement, there’s so many activities in Pigeon Forge for your family to do during your vacation. Check out these kid friendly hiking trails in the Smoky Mountains for more ideas! When you stay in our Pigeon Forge cabins, you’ll be minutes away from all the fun. Start planning your trip today by finding the perfect cabin for your family to stay in while you’re here!