The Smoky Mountains lure visitors in with its natural beauty, historic charm, and affordability. Did you know that the Smokies offer a shocking amount of exciting indoor activities? Here are 10 indoor activities in the Smoky Mountains that are perfect for families:
Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies is a world-class aquarium that features a wide variety of marine life from around the globe. The aquarium offers a range of exhibits, including a tropical rainforest, a shark tunnel, and a penguin playhouse. Visitors can also enjoy live shows and interactive experiences.
WonderWorks is an indoor amusement park that blends education and entertainment. It boasts over 100 interactive exhibits that cover topics like space, physics, light, and sound.
The Titanic Museum in Pigeon Forge is an enthralling glimpse into the world’s most famous ship. Enjoy a self-guided tour of recreated rooms and view authentic artifacts from the ship, learn about the passengers and crew, and feel glacier temperatures in the iceberg exhibit.
MagiQuest is an interactive adventure game set in a magical kingdom. Players use a remote control wand to cast spells and complete quests, all while exploring a castle and interacting with characters along the way.
Professor Hacker’s Lost Treasure Golf has a 1920s mining adventure theme, complete with waterfalls, caves, and a mining train. There are two courses to choose from, so you can play again and again.
The Governor’s Crossing Movie Theater has comfortable seats, a large screen, and a variety of movies to choose from. Plus, the prices are reasonable, making it a great option for families on a budget.
Sevier Warfare Laser Tag takes laser tag to the next level. The arena is themed like a post-apocalyptic city, complete with abandoned buildings and rubble.
Ober Mountain is a year-round indoor and outdoor amusement park. In the winter, visitors can go skiing, snowboarding, or snow tubing. In the summer, there is an alpine slide, a mountain coaster, and a mini-golf course. Inside, there is a ropes course and an arcade.
Dolly Parton’s Stampede is an interactive themed dinner with seasonal scripts. The show features horses, trick riders, and live music, all while you enjoy a delicious Southern-style meal.
Pigeon Forge Snow is an indoor snow park that offers year-round snow tubing and snow play with REAL snow!