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Nearest cool venue

Tyler, Texas
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Nearest cool venue

New to Tyler!

Wondering --where is the nearest air conditioned venue ie mall. etc that has entertainment for kids. No more waterparks please! Dave

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Hi Dave!

What ages are the kids? Here are a few suggestions:

Kids Depot is a large indoor playground. http://www.kidsdepot2000.com/

Discovery Science Place is a hands-on type museum/activity center. There are some permanent exhibits and some that vary. www.discoveryscienceplace.org/museum.php

Chuck E Cheese's is always popular with small children. www.chuckecheese.com/locations/show-map.php…

Game rooms have come and gone at the mall. I don't remember if they currently have one or not. They often have one of those large bouncy harnesses at one end of the mall. The kids that do it seem to be having a good time.

I've never been to the Brookshire's World of Wildlife Museum but it is said to be good. http://www.brookshires.com/museum/ There is an outdoor playground next to it with some shaded areas and picnic tables.

Fire Mountain Amusements has a large indoor video arcade as well as bumper boats, go-carts, putt-putt, etc. http://firemountainamusements.com/

There's also the bowling alley. http://www.greenacresbowl.com/

Hope you can escape this heat and have some fun with the kids!

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