The Lake George Area was made for kids. Every town in the region has things to do that kids will love just waiting to be discovered. From historic amusement parks to mini-golf under the lights to refurbished forts, the Lake George Area is a children’s playground.

The Lake George Area has been a vacation destination for youngsters from the very beginning. With endless kid-friendly activities to enjoy, amazing annual events to attend, and all of the natural beauty of the Adirondack Mountains, there are more fun things for kids to do than can be completed in a lifetime of vacations. Your kids will love exploring sprawling amusement parks such as the Great Escape. Walk the streets of Lake George Village to play mini-golf and arcade games. The winter is a utopia for kids in the Lake George Area. Ski centers introduce kids to skiing and snowboarding with safe and exciting lessons. Ice skating and fishing on frozen lakes provide for endless Adirondack activity. And yes, parents, you’re going to have an awesome time, too.

Looking for a full list of things to do in Lake George that everyone in the family will enjoy? Don't worry, we have you covered!

Magic Castle Indoor Mini-Golf and Entertainment Center

Mini-golf doesn't have to be played outdoors! The beauty of Magic Castle golf is that it is 100% inside. That's right, rain can't stop you from mastering this 18-hole mini-golf course! This indoor mini-golf course is an absolute blast! The course winds from hole to hole, each surrounded by beautiful foliage. A massive stone castle sits in the center of the course.

Six Flags Great Escape Lodge & Indoor Water Park

Get ready for endless splashes, swirls, spills, squeals, and smiles at Six Flags Great Escape Lodge & Indoor Water Park! Looking for a fun-filled family adventure? Six Flags Great Escape Lodge & Indoor Water Park offers an unforgettable getaway only minutes away from Lake George Village! Plan a kid-friendly stay with our incredible indoor water park already included.

World Awareness Children's Museum

The World Awareness Children's Museum helps kids discover the world! The World Awareness Children's Museum brings our diverse world to children through our play space, educational programs, and international children's art exchange. Art and artifacts are featured in the Museum’s hands-on learning space, go!. These items are also used in educational programs and loaned to other museums, businesses, and institutions for display.

Fort William Henry Museum

History comes alive at Fort William Henry! Join us to experience the history, the sights and sounds of the fort during the French and Indian War. Located at the strategic south end of Lake George, an important part of the water transportation system used by both Native Americans and the Europeans.

Party Palace Family Fun Center

Bounce around like a king or queen at Party Palace Family Fun Center! Party Palace Family Fun Center is an indoor complex that specializes in hours of inflatable fun. Some of the features include a slide, bounce houses, mini golf, t-ball, basketball, and a playground area. The Party Palace also has an indoor train, glitter tattoos, candy art, and more. Walk-ins are welcome!

Fun World Arcade

Get lost in a game at Fun World Arcade! Fun World Arcade, in the heart of downtown Lake George, is the best choice for a day of indoor family fun! From classic video games to the latest titles, there's fun for everyone at Fun World Arcade!

Lake George History Tours

Lake George is history ~ Father Isaac Jogues, a Jesuit priest from France, was the first European to see the lake which he named Lac du Saint Sacrement. The lake, renamed by the British after their ruler, King George, is steeped in colonial history - the Battle of Lake George took place on September 8, 1755 during the French and Indian War.

Six Flags Great Escape & Hurricane Harbor

Two theme parks in one!

Saddle Up Stables

Ride a horse through gorgeous Adirondack trails with Saddle Up Stables! Experience one of the most iconic attractions in Lake George - Saddle Up Stables! This family-owned and operated stable has been offering scenic horseback trail rides with stunning views of Lake George for decades!

Old Time Photo

Old Time Photos is the best place in Lake George, New York to have great fun and bring home the perfect souvenir. We have been in business for 35 years in beautiful Lake George. Come have a unique time with friends and family as you get transported back to a simpler time of Cowboys, Gangsters, and Saloon Girls.

Lumberjack Pass Miniature Golf

Lumberjack Pass Miniature Golf was ranked No. 5 on Earth by Entertainment Designer 10 Craziest Mini Golf Courses on Earth! We are the Lake George Area’s largest, least expensive, and the only mini golf course in the region to offer our players a free soft serve ice cream treat for each paid admission. Our players say it best – We are the best deal in town!

East Field

Home field for the Glens Falls Dragons of the Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League and the Glens Falls Greenjackets of the Empire Football League. Four-season recreation. Pool, playground, ball fields, tennis, bath house. Ice skating on frozen pond, weather permitting, warming hut.