If you’re looking for things to do in Terre Haute with kids, this HauteHappenings.com guide is the ultimate resource! Click on the links to be taken to other posts on our site with more information!
(This guide was originally published in 2014 and updated in January 2019. As new fun moves into town, we’ll continue updating!)
Things to Do in Terre Haute with Kids
Your Terre Haute Children’s Museum membership gets you into 280+ other science museums throughout the country for FREE! We’ve used our membership in San Diego, Cincinnati, Kansas City, Chicago (the Field Museum and the Museum of Science and Industry, Bermuda, Phoenix, Iowa, Washington, Montana, and Las Vegas! Read 11 reasons why we love our children’s museum membership here.
Did you know that we have 15 pools, beaches, and splash parks to enjoy? See them all in our Swimming Pool Guide.
The YMCA of the Wabash Valley (in Clay County and Vigo County) wants to help build a healthy spirit, mind and body for all!
Kids are welcomed into the YMCA for child watch (while parents work out!), themed kids’ night out events in Vigo County (parents can enjoy an evening with adults while kids are having fun at the Y), holiday events, Healthy Kids’ Day, fall festival, day camp, summer camp, tutoring, sports and more!
Want to join a team? The YMCA of the Wabash Valley has youth and adult sports teams that include volleyball, basketball, and indoor soccer in Clay County, and new opportunities on the horizon in Vigo County!
Aqua Aerobics classes take place every Monday and Wednesday at RHIT from 8:30-9:30 am! This class is FREE to YMCA members only.
The Terre Haute Children’s Museum recently opened a GIGANTIC new exhibit–a two-story ropes challenge course. This a major addition to Terre Haute. See pictures and find tips in our Ropes Challenge Course spotlight post!
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