The largest aquarium in the southwest, OdySea Aquarium takes you on an entertaining and educational oceanic adventure like no other. The state-of-the-art facility features an amazing array of animals including sharks, otters, sea lions, penguins, sloths and more. OdySea Aquarium will quickly become part of your “must see” list of things to do in Scottsdale with immersive experiences like SeaTREK® underwater ocean walking, a giant submerged escalator that descends into the deep ocean, and the world’s only rotating aquarium exhibit, OdySea Voyager!
Butterfly Wonderland is the largest indoor butterfly conservatory in America and should certainly top your indoor family fun list of “Things to do in Arizona”. This amazing, state-of-the art facility includes a magnificent glass atrium that provides the ideal tropical rainforest habitat where thousands of butterflies from around the world fly freely; an immersive 3D theater for viewing the impressive and educational “Flight of the Butterflies” movie, over 2 dozen species of reptiles & amphibians, and interactive nature exhibits for children. Butterfly Wonderland is a PAL place and recently Certified Autism Center by the IBCCES.
UFO Experience is an out-of-this-world, family-friendly exhibition based on the widespread interest in UFOs and alien lifeforms. It includes more than 200 alien artifacts, films, recordings, conceptual models, and interactive experiences and is one of the world’s most comprehensive exhibitions exploring reports of UFOs, alien abductions, and encounters with extraterrestrials.
Experience the impossible at Museum of Illusions Scottsdale! This one-of-a-kind edutainment destination will blow your mind as you immerse yourself in the world of illusions. Experience over 60 eye-fooling exhibits that will have you defying gravity, walking on walls, and questioning your sense of reality. It’s a can’t-miss, photo-worthy destination for all ages that will leave you feeling inspired…and a little off balance!
Can you find the true path through the mirror maze, discover the elusive butterfly, and escape the perils of the forest to seek your next adventure? Or will you wander lost, never to be found again? Then, sharpen your ninja skills as you twist, dodge, duck and crawl your way through an intricate web of lasers. Try to make it through the vault and hit your mission buttons without being zapped by the laser beams! Laser & Mirror Maze is another ‘can’t miss’ experience when visiting all the attractions here at Arizona Boardwalk in Scottsdale!
Pangaea Land of the Dinosaurs is an indoor interactive exhibit and educational center located at Arizona Boardwalk. Complete with more than 50 life-sized animatronic dinosaurs that roam through exhibits and true-to-life recreations of prehistoric habitats, Pangaea is designed to transport guests back to the age of the dinosaurs. Guests can enjoy family-friendly activities, educational explorations, high-quality dining and more.
Cyber Quest is an arcade like no other! Our family-friendly entertainment venue features non-violent game content in a bright, colorful, and inviting space. Our teams take great pride in providing a very high level of guest service and interaction. When it comes to prizes, Cyber Quest delivers an unforgettable experience. Because Cyber Quest rewards players with more tickets, it’s easy to walk away as a winner. And when the fun is done, the Cyber Quest Prize Zone awaits, stocked full of prizes from simple to grand. Whether snuggly plush or the latest in technology, there is truly something for everyone!
Leap, climb, bounce, slide, and jump your way around Johnny’s Playground. With multiple inflatables and bounce houses, a climbing structure, a dedicated space for the littlest ones, and plenty of benches for the grown-ups, this indoor playground is the perfect place for your kids to burn off excess energy all year long.
VR Xtreme is a haven for all gamers, sports enthusiasts, adrenaline junkies, and fans of virtual reality. This incredible hub of non-stop virtual reality and gaming excitement showcases 24 virtual reality immersive experiences that offer everything from competitive socializing, fine-tuning driving skills, marksmanship, and even a thrill-seeking roller-coaster ride off the top of a skyscraper. VR Xtreme also features popular games and experiences such as Project Cars 2 (the world’s most beautiful, authentic, and technically advanced racing game) and Raw Data (the worlds #1 VR shooting game with viewing screens for spectators). VR Xtreme is a fantastic place to host corporate team-building events or birthday parties.