Top Things to Do in Mesa, AZ for Families | Visit Mesa

Fun Family Activities in Mesa

Mesa is recognized as offering one of the most family-friendly communities in the nation.

Whether creating a work of art, panning for gold, or feeling your way through a dark cave, Mesa offers an enriching experience for every family. Year-round, Mesa attractions offer visitors interaction both indoors and out at museums, play centers, parks, shopping centers and more. Whether your child seeks out an action-packed adventure, or more a laid-back affair, families have countless options to make memories in the Sonoran Desert.

See what all the buzz is about in Mesa when it comes to family fun! With parks, shopping, attractions, museums and more there is fun for the whole family.

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Family-Friendly Activities & Attractions


Autism Certified

Mesa makes travel planning easy for families on the spectrum.

Visit Mesa is the first Destination Marketing Organization (DMO) to be certified in the nation! Visit Mesa along with assistance from the City of Mesa and the Mesa Chamber of Commerce has spearheaded the autism certification effort to lead our city to become the 1st Autism Certified City in the Country!

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