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Kids Activities The Whole Family Will Love

The Fairmont Scottsdale Princess was built for families. Enjoy kid-friendly fun at Trailblazers Family Adventure Center, our resort's kids club with non-stop games and endless good times, and check out our events calendar to discover family-friendly summer, winter and seasonal events. Make Scottsdale's best family resort your home base for exploring nearby family friendly attractions, museums, zoos and discovery centers. It's time to create some new memories together as a family…making time for play is easy here!

Trailblazers Kids Club

Keep kids happy and entertained with a plethora of activities and opportunities for play at our family-friendly resort, including games, crafts, and swimming. In the morning, enjoy supervised themed fun like wildlife walks and s'mores making at Trailblazers Kids Club, then in the afternoon the family can come together for quality time playing high-tech games and riding virtual reality rides.

Children’s Museum Of Phoenix

Voted one of the 10 best children's museums in America by Reader's Digest, kids can play with more than 300 hands-on exhibits at this colorful and innovative museum. Designed for babies and children up to 10 years old, the CMoP encourages insatiable curiosity and learning through play! Paint in the creative workshop, build giant forts and playhouses, role-play in the children's market, and visit the noodle forest.
215 N 7th St, Phoenix, AZ 85034

Butterfly Wonderland

Explore an indoor rainforest habitat with thousands of butterflies and interactive activities. You'll also find reptiles, honeybees, tropical beetles, sharks, stingrays, giant walking sticks, and myriad insects. Watch animal feedings and listen to fascinating bug talks.
9500 East Vía de Ventura, Scottsdale, AZ 85256

OdySea Aquarium

Encounter more than 30,000 animals at this underwater attraction, the biggest aquarium in the Southwest. Explore 50 different exhibits with animals like sea otters, penguins, jellyfish, and seahorses. Take a break at the ice bar and book a behind-the-scenes tour.
9500 East Vía de Ventura A-100, Scottsdale, AZ 85256

LEGOLAND Discovery Center

Play with the colorful building blocks in 10 unique play zones at this indoor playground, which also features two rides and a 4D cinema. Go on a Lego factory tour, visit tiny cities in Miniland, and pick up Lego sets for souvenirs at the gift shop. 5000 S Arizona Mills Cir #135, Tempe, AZ 85282

Arizona Cowboy College

Home, home on the range…Learn how to be a real cowboy or cowgirl on a working ranch with trail rides and training. Find private and group lessons for Western and English horseback riding, including jumping, roping, and cattle drives. Kids can attend a sleepover summer camp as well.
30208 N 152nd St, Scottsdale, AZ 85262


See bears and other unique wildlife in their natural habitat of the beautiful Kaibab National Forest at this drive-through wilderness park. Explore Fort Bearizona and watch a dramatic Birds of Prey Show. There's also a Mine Shaft Experience, petting zoo, and walk-through park with baby animals.
1500 E Rte 66, Williams, AZ 86046

Wildlife World Zoo & Aquarium

Meet cheetahs and jaguars. Go on safari and feed the giraffes. Watch sea lions frolic. With rides, an aquarium, and a safari park, this zoo is always a hit with the kids. It features more than 600 different species, with a focus on African and South American animals.
16501 W Northern Ave, Litchfield Park, AZ 85340


Witness a Wild West gunfight and stunt show at this theme park-inspired Western town and restaurant. Feast on steaks and barbecue, visit the sheriff's office, and see real horse-drawn carriages. It's touristy but fun, especially for the young and young at heart.
5700 W North Loop Rd, Chandler, AZ 85226