8 Ways to Beat the Heat With Kids
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We love summer as much as the next guy, but the heat can be brutal and exhausting, especially on the kids. From air-conditioned movie theaters to splash pads pumping out plenty of refreshing water, here are eight ways to beat the heat and find family fun this summer.
2. Visit a children's museum. Enjoy some frugal fun at a local FREE museum and stay up-to-date with all the current exhibits at area museums with this handy list. Even if you've visited all the museums in the Oklahoma City area, here are four incredible museums in the state tailored specifically to kids.
4. Go underground. Caves generally bring a sense of awe and they offer a very welcome break from the summer heat—and they are just plain fun! Here are the two best places to explore caves with kids in Oklahoma.
6. Stay entertained indoors. This guide to indoor summer fun reveals summer specials at area bowling alleys, movie theaters and other indoor attractions to keep you cool (and save you money) all season.
8. Swim indoors. Some days, even a trip to the pool will seem too hot. That's when our list of indoor pools in the OKC metro will come in handy.
Looking for even more summer-time family fun? Check out our dozens of resources to help you plan your perfect summer!