Atlantic City Kids Activities
This popular Jersey shore resort is quickly becoming
a destination for families with kids
This fun filled destination, known for gambling and ritzy casinos, great entertainment, good restaurants, shopping, and relaxing on the beach, is also a great place for families with kids with plenty of things to do for kids.
While the peak summer season is bustling with activity on its Boardwalk and beach, there is a variety of year round family activities and attractions that are sure to provide a fun filled trip for families with kids at any time of the year
Popular Atlantic City Kids Activities
Atlantic City Aquarium
Located on North New Hampshire Avenue. Open daily year round. Get to see more than 100 species of fish and other marine creatures.
Lucy the Elephant
Located in neighboring Margate along the beach in Josephine Harron Park. Open year round except on January, February, and March they are open only on weekends.
Listed on the National Park Registry of Historical Landmarks, trained staff will assist you in learning about Lucy's unique architecture and her history. You will get to climb a spiral staircase through her insides all the way up to the howdah on her back, providing a spectacular 360° view of the surrounding shore area. It’s the only elephant in the world “you can walk through and come out alive!"
Located on the Boardwalk between Kentucky & New York Ave. Open year round except only on weekends during the winter. This is a ghostly Adventure with a special effects theatre where people of all can get to hear about he Jersey Devil and pirates who still haunt the Jersey shore. Be sure to take the coffin ride.
Face book page
Located at the Tropicana. Open daily. Has a 5-1/2 story screen with the newest Hollywood films and IMAX 3D releases.
The Marine Mammal Stranding Center
Located in neighboring Brigantine, open year round with limited visiting hours during the winter. They are and organization that rescues, rehabilitates and releases sick and injured marine mammals and sea turtles that wash ashore on NJ beaches.
Located on the Boardwalk. Open daily, year round. An arcade with a huge selection of games and prizes.
Located in the mid-section of the Boardwalk, this is a great place to eat out with kids. A tropical rainforest with cascading waterfalls, lush vegetation, animated wildlife and live tropical fish. The menu contains appetizers and salads to creative entrees such as pastas, burgers, seafood, steaks, and chicken. They offer a large Kids menu with a special treat for dessert!
Ripley's Believe it or Not!
An indoor adventure center offering two unique attractions; The Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Odditorium, a collection of strange and bizarre exhibits from around the world. and the Vault Laser Maze Challenge, a mysterious room filled with laser beams. The Laser Maze is an awesome display of brilliant green lasers radiating from the walls. The Laser Maze Challenge™ is a timed event. The lower the time, the better. They offer individual and group rate ticket pricing.
located on North Albany Ave.
Offers public ice skating and rental skates
Located on the Boardwalk near the Taj Mahal. Open during the peak season from early April through the end of October. This amusement pier extends 1,000 feet over the Atlantic City Ocean. The Pier features 25 kiddie and extreme rides, games, food kiosks, a family pub and a bar located on the water's edge, providing the best view of the ocean and frequent live entertainment.
Tropicana Family Fun Station
Located in the Tropicana. Open daily, year round. An arcade with lots f games and prizes.
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