Family Fun

San Marcos is the ultimate family destination, with plenty of activities for the whole crew. 

The Meadows Center Glass Bottom Boat Tours

Open daily 10am-5pm, Reservations are required. 
The Meadows Center Glass Bottom Boat Tours, formerly Aquarena Center, offers interpretive and self-guided tours, historic glass bottom boat rides, wetlands boardwalk, Texas River exhibits (currently closed to public), nature-friendly Gift Shop and much more.

Wonder World Park

Advanced reservations encoruaged 
Visitors have enjoyed touring the Balcones Fault Line cave for more than 105 years at Wonder World Park, the first Texas commercial show cave. Today, the park has many other attractions for family fun and educational entertainment.

Commemorative Air Force Exhibit

Housed in a 1943 vintage wooden hangar, the Central Texas Wing is home to airworthy historic military warbirds including a B-25 Mitchell Bomber (Yellow Rose), the only flying Bell P-39 fighter plane in the western hemisphere (Miss Connie), a newly restored C-45 (Lone Star Lady) and other extraordinary aircraft.

Children’s Park - Playscape

Children's Park playground is an accessible and inclusive place for children to play and exercise. The park features a poured rubber safety surface, wide ramps, four-seat We-saw, Expression Swing, Liberty Swing, Omni Spinner, Team Swing and a therapeutic seat on the Zip Krooze.

Railyard Bar and Grill

Downtown | Come enjoy yourself at the Railyard Bar & Grill and bring the family! They offer pool table, ping pong, washers and horseshoes!  Watch your favorite sports on one of our many flat screen TV's.