Hilton Head Island boasts a myriad of family-friendly and kid-centric activities. There is something for everyone to enjoy. From horseback riding to zip-lining, and museums to entertainment centers for the whole family, Hilton Head has your vacation itinerary covered. Read on for our top four picks!

Sandbox Children’s Museum

This interactive children’s museum is a favorite amongst visitors and residents alike. Sandbox Children’s Museum offers 11 hands-on exhibits to teach kids about art, society, and the world at large. With something to do for kids of all ages, everyone will be excited to explore something new. Some of the highlights include the International Bazaar, Builders of Tomorrow, and Rhythm and Hues.

Adventure Cove

It can be tough to find something enjoyable for teens and toddlers alike, but Adventure Cove hits it out of the park with their entertainment center. The two 18-hole mini-golf courses are situated amongst exciting caverns and lush garden lagoons. And don’t forget to play some modern and classic arcade games. Your kids will have a blast trying to rack up tickets for amazing prizes!

Zipline & Aerial Adventures

Zipline & Aerial Adventures is well known for its high flying attractions. With seven ZipLines, a swinging sky bridge, and an aerial spiral staircase, not to mention the scenic water views, or the 50 obstacle ropes course, what more could you ask for? How about their newly opened go-kart track? With trained rangers available for instruction and safety, everyone from the ages of five years and up can enjoy a trip into the trees.

Lawton Stables

Located in the Sea Pines Forest Preserve, Lawton Stables covers over 600 acres of Hilton Head scenery. Experience a one-hour guided horseback ride through Lowcountry or take the kiddos to ride ponies around the animal farm. Next, head over to the heart of the animal farm to feed goats, miniature donkeys, pot-bellied pigs, alpacas, and more!


There’s no shortage of family fun when visiting Hilton Head Island, but these kid-centric activities are sure to start your trip off right!