Top 5 Indoor Activities in Gatlinburg TN for Large Groups

Top 5 Indoor Activities in Gatlinburg TN for Large Groups

Sometimes the weather is less than perfect while you’re on vacation. You want to spend some time enjoying the outdoors, but nature has another plan! Instead of staying in, you can always find something fun to do in the Smokies that’s inside! Here are the top 5 indoor activities in Gatlinburg TN for large groups:

1. Breakout Escape Games

people playing escape roomOne of the most popular indoor activities in Gatlinburg TN is escape rooms, and you’ll want to play at Breakout! You will be able to just play with the people you came with, and you’ll get to choose the theme of your game! Play like you’re in a real game of Clue, be an undercover detective, pretend like you’re escaping from a kidnapper, or try to get out of a spooky mansion. No matter which game you choose, you’ll work through a series of puzzles and riddles to “escape” out of the game!

2. Activate Games

A great activity your large group will want to try is Activate Games. While this attraction has a similar experience to an escape game, you are working together as a team to make your way through different rooms and various challenges. You’ll each wear an electronic wristband that calculates your score so you can see how well you did once you’re done! Play games like Grid, where you must step on certain colored tiles to get across the room, or Trench, where you have to army crawl across the room without activating the lasers. Kids and adults will have a blast playing together at Activate Games!

3. Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies

ripley's aquarium of the smokiesRipley’s Aquarium of the Smokies is a great indoor activity your entire group will love! It doesn’t matter if you have small children or older adults, everyone will find something to love about the aquarium! There’s nothing more fun than walking through the exhibits to see unique creatures and learn about them. Plus, everyone can get hands on with the Discovery Center where you can touch horseshoe crabs and Touch-A-Ray Bay where you can pet a stingray! And if you want, you can add on extra experiences to make your trip even more memorable!

4. Hollywood Star Cars Museum

If you have movie buffs in your large group, then you have to go to the Hollywood Star Cars Museum when you’re looking for indoor activities in Gatlinburg TN! There are dozens of famous cars from popular TV shows and movies, including the General Lee from Dukes of Hazzard, cars from the Fast and Furious franchise, and so much more! All of the cars in the museum are real, and they were designed by George Barris, a famous movie and film car designer.

5. Ripley’s Believe It or Not Odditorium

ripley's believe it or not odditoriumFor a unique thing to do with your group, you can visit Ripley’s Believe It or Not Odditorium in Gatlinburg! This interesting museum has all kinds of oddities you won’t find anywhere else, including The Lord’s Supper painting recreated with pocket lint or a car covered in crystals! Where else can you find real shrunken heads or a Mexican vampire woman? You’ll have to see the things in this museum to believe them!

These are just a few of the indoor activities in Gatlinburg TN you can do with your large group! You’ll find all kinds of fun things to do, but have you decided where everyone will stay? Look through our large cabin rentals in the Smoky Mountains to pick out the best cabin for your group vacation!

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