Family and Kids in San Luis Obispo

Looking out for what can you do with kids and family in San Luis Obispo? Here are the things that you should not miss out on a family vacation with kids, toddlers, or babies. Discover the ultimate places for kids in San Luis Obispo, be it water parks, theme parks, or playgrounds. Children will have fun, learn new things, get good food and will not get bored in long queues. Keep reading to know about awesome places and activities to enjoy with your kids in San Luis Obispo.
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Let's explore our list of kid-friendly attractions in San Luis Obispo for perfect family outings and getaways.

  1. Visit to experience unparalleled fun for kids
    Bubblegum Alley

    Family and Kids

    San Luis Obispo has an attraction which is unique, weird yet one just can’t ignore it. And the attraction is the oh so popular Bubblegum Alley! Once a landmark of rivalry between the students of San Luis Obispo High School and California Polytechnic State University, the alley is 15 foot high and 70 foot long and is located in the 700 block of Higuera Street in SLO. The alley has featured...Read more
  2. A place for children with all kinds of interests
    Avila Valley Barn

    Family and Kids

    If you love food products, fruits and veggies and all edible things, fresh and organic, then a visit to Avila Valley Barn is mandatory. The barn was once a small stall started in 1985 and with several modifications, it was converted into a 10X10 foot portable tent. Home grown fresh fruits, vegetables are loved by each and everyone. In addition to this, the barn also sells jams, jellies, fruit p...Read more
  3. A guaranteed fun space for the kids
    Downtown Slo Farmer's Market

    Family and Kids

    The Farmer’s Market or Downtown SLO Farmer’s Market is a place you should head right away if you adore shopping. The market is organised on selective days and is heavily crowded. The students from local universities visit this one in huge number and hence adding the lively vibe to the atmosphere. There are stalls which sell locally made products, fresh produce and also barbeque item...Read more
  4. Amazing San Luis Obispo attraction for kids
    Bishop Peak

    Family and Kids

    If you want to get on the most sought after summit or if you want to explore the highest point in San Luis Obispo, then a visit to Bishop Peak or Bishop’s Peak will add the necessary tinge of thrill to your trip. The 1559 foot long and 3.5 miles round summit is eligible from an excellent hike. The peak is the tallest among the Nine Sisters and give a stunning view of the volcanic Morros. ...Read more
  5. Can keep your kids busy for days
    San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden

    Botanical Garden

    Want to embrace the nature in the best possible way? Want to do your bit for the environment? Then San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden, a 150 acre park will help you in participating in this noble cause. This particular park is devoted to ecosystems and a greener world, hence the organisation which maintains the garden focus more on promoting horticulture, its research and education and also the i...Read more
  6. Perfect for kids day out in San Luis Obispo
    History Center And Museum Of San Luis Obispo County And Dallidet Adobe & Gardens

    Garden

    Another museum in San Luis Obispo, the History Center and Museum of San Luis Obispo County is a place which will tell you about the local history of San Luis Obispo. The museum which was established in 1956 has three rotating exhibits which will take you back in time. Truly, a unique way to give history lessons! Other two interesting parts of the same museum are the beautiful Dallidet Adobe &am...Read more
  7. Fun place to go for kids
    El Chorro Regional Park

    Park

    Want to give a thrilling twist to your San Luis Obispo trip? Want to explore the Central Coast in the truest possible manner? Then camping at the El Chorro Regional Park can be a good idea. The campsite was once an area used for cattle grazing and then the government acquired it and from then, the El Chorro Regional Park is a popular tourist attraction for those visiting SLO. You can set your p...Read more
  8. A cool place to see with kids
    Valencia Peak

    Family and Kids

    Valencia Peak in the Montana De Oro State Park is a place which should be visited who love hiking and want to please their eyes with some stunning ocean view. The 1347 foot trail is one of the scenic peaks in San Luis Obispo and one can get there by hiking for about 4.5 miles. Truly a photographer’s paradise, the Valencia Peak gives a panoramic sight of the sparkling blue waters. This one...Read more
  9. A fantastic place for refreshing break for children
    Fromagerie Sophie

    Family and Kids

    A local couple from San Lui Obispo went to Paris to celebrate the husband’s 50th Anniversary and decided to take a part of the French capital to the county. This little part is nothing but the Fromagerie Sophie. The cheese shop is a great place to taste some freshly made French-style cheese and also buy some of them on you way back home. Every tuesday, the shop organises a pick up party w...Read more
  10. One of the awesome things children enjoy the most
    San Luis Obispo County Library

    Family and Kids

    Established in 1912, the San Luis Obispo County Library is very few of those places which will be a treat for every book lover who is visiting San Luis Obispo County. The library offers services to six out of seven incorporated cities of the county and has a wide collection of books. Fiction, non-fiction, philosophy, magazines, newspapers and other publication, this library has it all. The libr...Read more
  11. The best option for younger visitors
    Poly Canyon Loop

    Family and Kids

    In order to tell the future generations about the local railroad history, the San Luis Obispo Railroad Museum was established in 2013. The freight house was used to load and transfer goods, way back in 1984 and today, it stands as one of the oldest railroad structures in San Luis Obispo county. The museum also exhibits artifacts, modeling, art and archives. About 30,000 locals and eight million...Read more
  12. A place where kids enjoy and have fun
    San Luis Obispo Railroad Museum

    Family and Kids

    In order to tell the future generations about the local railroad history, the San Luis Obispo Railroad Museum was established in 2013. The freight house was used to load and transfer goods, way back in 1984 and today, it stands as one of the oldest railroad structures in San Luis Obispo county. The museum also exhibits artifacts, modeling, art and archives. About 30,000 locals and eight million...Read more
  13. A place perfect for families with kids
    Dairy Creek Golf Course

    Family and Kids

    This is a dream destination for golf enthusiasts as there are plenty of facilities for beginner and professional golfers. You will love the driving range here and that can well be your go-to location after office hours. The golf course is quite challenging because of the windy condition here. It is located between pristine greenery. There are lots of elevated tees here which make for a great pl...Read more
  14. A favorite place to take the kids in the city
    History Center And Museum Of San Luis Obispo County

    Family and Kids

    History Center And Museum at San Luis is a great place to know about the rich history of this area. You will get an insight into it from various artistic works collected there. They organize an exhibition on the Japanese internment at a certain interval. You will be pleased to see the movie about the settlement of the area in the past ages and the habitat of the residents of Japanese ancestry. ...Read more
  15. It's just one of those places to visit and hang out
    SLOSA Rifle & Pistol Range

    Family and Kids

    The Slosa Rifle & Pistol Range with its world-class trap, skeet, archery, rifle, and pistol ranges offer a safe and enjoyable shooting experience to the visitors. Operated by San Luis Obispo Sportsmen’s Association, the Slosa Rifle & Pistol Range also hosts a number of recreational events such as the Muzzleloaders competition, Cowboy Action Shooting, High Power Rifle Program, Rimf...Read more