There are so many outdoor things to do in the Smoky Mountains, including miles of gorgeous hiking trails. However, if the weather is not ideal or it begins to rain, it is always good to have a backup plan. Luckily, that is not hard to do in the Smokies because there are numerous exciting activities that are inside. Here are 4 indoor attractions in Pigeon Forge you don’t want to miss:
1. Titanic Museum
Whether you remember learning about it in school or have seen the movie, you are probably somewhat familiar with the story of the Titanic. However, you can get a behind the scenes look from the perspectives of the passengers when you visit Pigeon Forge! As you enter the Titanic Museum, you will be given a boarding pass of an individual who stepped foot on the boat on that tragic voyage. As you make your way through the museum, you will learn more about your individual, as well as everyone else who was aboard the ship. Along the way, you can take part in dozens of hands-on exhibits, including feeling exactly how cold the water was!
2. Hatfield & McCoy Dinner Feud
If you are interested in seeing one of the many Pigeon Forge dinner shows during your trip, you can’t go wrong with the Hatfield & McCoy Dinner Feud. Sit down and watch the two families try to settle their differences mountain style! During the performance, you will see plenty of singing and dancing, feats of strength and athleticism, and side splitting comedy. Oh, not to mention your family can chow down on Granny’s southern cooking, which includes fried chicken, barbecue and all the fixins’! Be sure to save room for one of the famous desserts after your meal.
3. Rockin’ Raceway Arcade
Arcades are a great way to kill some time if the weather isn’t cooperating with your outdoor plans. You will find many fun filled entertainment centers in Pigeon Forge, including Rockin’ Raceway! They have all types of arcade games for everyone, from the classics to the newest in entertainment technology. You don’t have to fool around with coins or physical tickets when you visit Rockin’ Raceway because funds and tickets are automatically applied to your game card. When you are finished playing, you can cash in your points for some amazing prizes at the redemption center, including candy, toys, appliances, and even gaming consoles!
4. SkyFly: Soar America
The Island features some of the best indoor attractions in Pigeon Forge, including the SkyFly: Soar America motion ride. It uses state-of-the-art technology to make you feel like you are flying through the sky. During the ride, you will experience the sights, sounds, and smells of some of the most iconic landmarks in the country, including Yellowstone National Park, Niagara Falls, Mount Rushmore, and so many more! In just a short 6 minute ride, you can explore the entire United States. Some of the other indoor attractions at The Island to check out include The Escape Game, Battleground: Tactical Laser Tag, and Gatlin’s Mirror Maze!
Take a look at our Adventure Power Pass to learn how you can get free tickets to some of the best indoor attractions in Pigeon Forge, plus all the other fun in the Smokies! We look forward to seeing you soon!