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The city is full of hidden gems and treasures. If you’re tired of always hitting the same spots, take a look at all the options below. We showcase businesses near you where you could spend countless hours of endless fun with your entire family.

Say goodbye to the boring weekends and routine birthday parties. Think outside the box and dare to try something new. Take a look at what your city has to offer – all within driving distance of your location. You might be surprised!
20th Century Lanes Family Fun Center
20th Century Lanes Family Fun Center

4712 W State St
Boise, ID 83703   Directions

(208) 342-8695

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It's the way the family rolls at 20th Century Lanes Family Fun Center, a bowling alley that creates hours of fun on the lanes. Spin around at the oldest family-owned and family-run bowling alley in Boise. Bring the family; invite your neighbors and all your friends to play for fun or join a league and play to win!

Basque Museum and Cultural Center
Basque Museum and Cultural Center

611 Grove St
Boise, ID 83702   Directions

(208) 343-2671

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The Hidden in Plain Sight art exhibit from Ellis Island in New York City landed at the Basque Museum and Cultural Center in Boise. Explore exhibits and attractions showcasing the Basque immigrants from the Spanish Basque Region that made the capital city their home, making them renowned for their hard work and perseverance.

Bogus Basin
Bogus Basin

2600 Bogus Basin Rd
Boise, ID 83702   Directions

(208) 332-5100

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Bogus Basin is no bogus ski resort; it's Treasure Valley's local winter recreation area just minutes from downtown Boise. This mountain valley cold spot sports hours of fun skiing, snowboarding, along with a ski and snowboard school and plenty of ski equipment. So gear up and get your season pass to enjoy the coolest time!

Boise Art Museum
Boise Art Museum

670 Julia Davis Dr
Boise, ID 83702   Directions

(208) 345-8330

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Bam! The Boise Art Museum serves up piping hot permanent art installations and attractions like the Comics at Crossroads exhibit rendering decades of comics, the Full Circle exhibit honoring a universal symbol, and Catherine Courtenaye exhibit of colorful abstracts lettered with Victorian penmanship and quotes.

Discovery Center of Idaho
Discovery Center of Idaho

131 Myrtle St
Boise, ID 83702   Directions

(208) 343-9895

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The Discovery Center of Idaho is spinning out of control at its "Gyrations" Exhibit. Watch the spinning, rotating, and orbiting gyrations teach you how the forces are used to create interactive video games. Spend the day learning at this fun and educational, hands-on scientific attraction. Enjoy lunch at the Scientific Café and find souvenirs at the Science Store.

Historic Hyde Park
Historic Hyde Park

Boise, ID

(208) 384-4422

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Wander into a Historic Hyde Park neighborhood district listed on the National Register. You'll appreciate the district's unique architecture and enjoy the blend of attractions, independent shops, and eateries such as Dunia Marketplace, Parilla Grill and Hyde Park Pub. It's also the official mountain bike and touring bike headquarters.

Idaho Botanical Garden
Idaho Botanical Garden

2355 Old Penitentiary Rd
Boise, ID 83712   Directions

(208) 343-8649

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Have a blooming good time exploring nature's most colorful attractions at the Idaho Botanical Garden. Meander through a colorful and fragrant living museum that's in bloom with an Herb Garden, Foothills Native Plant Garden, Children's Adventure Garden, Carnivorous Plant Collection, Mediterranean Garden, Summer Succulent Garden and more never-ending blooms than you can imagine.

Lucky Peak State Park
Lucky Peak State Park

9725 ID-21
Boise, ID 83716   Directions

(208) 334-2432

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It's your lucky day at the Lucky Peak State Park, located near Lake Peak in Boise! Discover a popular roadside park that sits at the base of Lucky Creek Dam, surrounded by a sandy beach and clear, cool water that offers picnic areas, walking paths and fishing in the Boise River.

Roaring Springs Waterpark
Roaring Springs Waterpark

400 W Overland Rd
Meridian, ID 83642   Directions

(208) 884-8842

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Roar with the waves at Roaring Springs Waterpark. Family fun begins with a poolside Cabana rental for a splashing good time on exhilarating water rides and attractions like Thunder Falls, Vipers Vortex, Rattlesnake Rapids and Racing Ridge. Enjoy fun and food at the Surfside Grill and splashy souvenirs from Splish Splash Sun & Swim Shop.

Wahooz Family Fun Zone
Wahooz Family Fun Zone

1385 S Blue Marlin Ln
Meridian, ID 83642   Directions

(208) 898-0900

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Have family fun out the wazoo at Wahooz Family Fun Zone! There's tons of indoor and outdoor attractions for all ages to enjoy. Bump around on the bumper boats. Feel the speed at the Go-Kart Tracks. Go batty at the Batting Cages. Relax and refresh with the family at the Club House Grill! A visit here means a complete day of fun.

Zoo Boise
Zoo Boise

355 E Julia Davis Dr
Boise, ID 83702   Directions

(208) 608-7760

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Explore nature through the attractions at Zoo Boise. You can feed the goats, sheep and llamas at the Zoo Farm. Come nose to nose with the giraffes. Hop around with Parma and Bennett's wallabies and kookaburras at Wallyaby Walkabout. It's a zoo-per day!

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