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Youth Education Getaway Wisconsin Dells Itinerary

A girl feeding a bird at Timbavati Wildlife Park in Wisconsin Dells.

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Finding the perfect balance between fun and education on a family vacation can be difficult. However, we just made it easy with our pre-planned, 3-day itinerary filled with learning and fun. All of these educational Wisconsin Dells activities will awe and excite.. Whether you want to follow these activities exactly how they are, or are just looking for fun educational activities in Wisconsin Dells, our pre-planned three day itinerary can help make your next getaway a win/win for everyone.

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Day 1


Kids petting an animal at Timbavati Wildlife Park in Wisconsin Dells.

Lake City Social
Comfort food, refreshing beverages and an atmosphere that you may find reminiscent of a relaxing, happy lake escape.


Timbavati Wildlife Park Educational Guided Tour
View, touch and feed over 350 animals representing 70+ species. Don’t forget the pig races, the nurseries, wildlife interactions, petting zoo, and more.

Hotel Check-In

Late Afternoon

Tommy Bartlett Exploratory - Interactive Science Center
The place to be for hands-on family fun. Filled with more than 175 interactive activities, it is sure to boggle your brain.


B-LUX Grill & Bar
Explore B-LUX Grill & Bar’s deliciously unique menu, with all the menu items crafted from scratch. Stop in and try a burger or indulge in one of their signature shakes.

Evening Activity

Wizard Quest
Adventure into a different world full of fairies, wizards, trolls and dragons. Wizard Quest in downtown Wisconsin Dells is a hands-on, brain teasing interactive gaming adventure.

Day 2


The dining space at Grateful Shed in Wisconsin Dells.

Mr. Pancake
An old-fashioned paddle-boat décor makes you feel like you’re dining on water. Offering over 50 breakfast choices! A classic Dells experience.


International Crane Foundation
International Crane Foundation - The only place in the world where you can see all 15 species of cranes. Visitors can enjoy a guided tour of the world’s cranes and take a hike on our nature trails.


Grateful Shed
If you like street food and fun, you will love Grateful Shed. A casual carefree vibe where every hour is happy hour. Cheer on your favorite team, enjoy live music and indulge in tastes from around the Midwest.


Hotel Time

Late Afternoon

H.H. Bennett Studio & Museum
H.H. Bennett, landscape photographer, inventor & promoter was "the man who made Wisconsin Dells famous." Tour Bennett's 1875 photography studio; explore 6,000 ft of interactive exhibits.

Dells Boat Tours®
Take a journey through scenery, history and legend. Experience all the natural beauty and mystery the Wisconsin Dells has to offer.


Buffalo Phil's Pizza & Grille
Buffalo Phil’s Pizza & Grille is soon to be your family’s favorite restaurant. Their menu includes pizzas, rotisserie chicken, steaks, burgers, Lil’ Buckaroo meals and delicious BBQ.

Day 3


A lion at Wisconsin Big Cat Rescue & Education Center in the Dells area.

The Keg Bar & Grill/The Patio
The Keg is located in the Downtown Wisconsin Dells and offers homemade freshly prepared meals for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Try one of our famous Keg Mag Muffins to start your day.


Wisconsin Big Cat Rescue & Education Center
Wisconsin Big Cat Rescue & Education Center is not a zoo; it is a non-profit organization that shelters big cats from around the United States that have been abused, abandoned, seized or just left in need of a home. Learn each of their stories on your visit.

Mid-Continent Railway Museum (North Freedom - 20 miles away)
An outdoor, living museum and operating railroad recreating the small town/short line way of life during the “Golden Age of Railroading,” spanning the years 1880-1916, with operating trains, education exhibits, and displays of restored rolling stock