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From toddlers to teenagers and beyond, you are covered in Cape Girardeau! Below you’ll see all of Cape Girardeau’s Family Fun attractions, including an outdoor water park with a lazy river, splash pads and slides, a walk-through zoo where your kids can get up close and personal with exotic animals and over 6,000 square feet of indoor inflatable fun. Discover the fun you’ll have with your family here in Cape Girardeau!

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Arena Golf
Putt putt golf, batting cages and a driving range provide fun for everyone at Arena Golf! Hours are subjected to change depending on the weather conditions. Call Ahead.
Hours
Varies
Phone
573.332.0860
Price Range
$5-$6
Address
2901 Hawthorne Road, Cape Girardeau, Missouri
Cape Girardeau Conservation Nature Center
Showcasing the rich cultural history and diverse natural resources of the area, the Nature Center has hands-on exhibits and programming for all ages.
Hours
Tues-Sat 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Phone
573.290.5218
Price Range
Free
Address
2289 County Park Drive in Cape County Park North, Cape Girardeau, MO
Cape Splash Family Aquatic Center
Complete with a 700 ft. Lazy River, flume slides, pools, a spray pad for the kids, bath house, changing facilities and places to rest in the shade, you'll have a blast at Cape Splash! 5 new slides went online in 2015. Open Memorial Day - Labor Day.
Hours
Closed for the Season
Phone
573.339.6343
Price Range
Free/$6/$7
Address
1565 North Kingshighway, Cape Girardeau, Missouri
Cape West 14 Cine
Take in a movie at Cape West 14 Cine!
Hours
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 12:00 am Sun 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Phone
573.651.1726
Price Range
$6.50-$13
Address
247 Siemers Drive, Cape Girardeau, Missouri
Discovery Playhouse
The Discovery Playhouse: A Children's Museum brings out the child in everyone and provides and entertaining and educational family experience.
Hours
Tues-Thurs 10 am - 5 pm Friday 10 am - 7 pm
Saturday 10 am - 6 pm Sunday 1 - 5 pm
Phone
573.335.7529
Price Range
Ages 1+ $6
Address
502 Broadway, Cape Girardeau, Missouri
Lazy L Safari Park
Not your typical zoo, Lazy L Safari Park is a walk through zoo filled with hundreds of exotic animals.
Hours
Daily; Memorial Day-Labor Day 10 am-6 pm Closed December - March
Phone
573.243.7862
Price Range
$7
Address
2763 County Road 618, Cape Girardeau, Missouri
LeBounce
Enjoy fun in motion at this indoor inflatable play centre for children ages 2-8! More than 6,000 square feet of inflatable fun awaits.
Hours
Mon-Thurs 10 am - 7 pm Fri-Sat 10 am - 9 pm
Sun 12 - 7 pm
Phone
573.339.7529
Price Range
$5-$8
Address
2502 Tanner Drive, Cape Girardeau, Missouri
Melaina's Magical Playland
This public playground is specifically designed to allow children with special needs to experience the joy of playing outdoors on the same equipment with typically-developing children.
Hours
Daily
Phone
573.986.9155
Price Range
Free
Address
Cape County Park North, Cape Girardeau, Missouri
Orange Monkey
Geared towards kids and teens ages 8 & up, Orange Monkey has inflatable bouncers, a 2 story zip line, dodgeball, an arcade, zorb ball, paintless paintball, a 24-foot climbing wall and more!
Hours
Friday 3 - 9 pm Saturday 10 am - 9 pm
Sunday 12 - 6 pm
Phone
573.334.7070
Price Range
$5-$8
Address
3049 William, Cape Girardeau, Missouri
West Park Lanes Bowling
Open bowling available anytime.
Hours
Varies 11 am - 9 pm
Phone
573.334.1047
Price Range
Address
345 South Silver Springs Road, Cape Girardeau, Missouri
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