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December 8, 2017

There is no need to panic if the weather forecast for your trip to Pigeon Forge, Tennessee isn’t what you expected! Whether it’s raining, snowing, or a bit too chilly to spend time outside, it’s still easy to have an awesome vacation in the Smokies. Our charming city is home to a number of amazing indoor activities that your whole family is sure to love. To help you make the most of your next getaway, Timber Tops Cabin Rentals has put together a handy guide to seven of our favorite indoor attractions in Pigeon Forge TN.

1. WonderWorks

The sign for WonderWorks in Pigeon Forge TN.

WonderWorks is an indoor amusement park that features over 100 interactive exhibits. Housed in a whimsical “upside down building” off of the Parkway, this fun and educational attraction is divided into six zones themed around Physical Challenges, Space Discovery, Natural Disasters, Light & Sound, Far Out Art, and Imagination. Some of the most-buzzed-about exhibits at WonderWorks include a bed of nails that you can lie down on, an earthquake simulator, and an astronaut training challenge.

2. Pigeon Forge Shows

Pigeon Forge is famous for its family-friendly shows! The Parkway is lined with world-class theaters that host a variety of musical reviews, magic shows, and comedy performances. Some of the theaters even serve mouthwatering Southern food that you can enjoy during the show. When you stay with Timber Tops Cabin Rentals, you’ll receive one free adult admission to your favorite theater each night of your stay. Here are the amazing shows you can see with our Luxury Pass:

  • Hatfield & McCoy Dinner Show
  • Comedy Barn Theater
  • Smoky Mountain Opry
  • Darren Romeo: Magic Beyond Belief
  • Country Tonite
  • Smith Morning Variety Show

3. Titanic Museum Attraction

Photo of the Titanic Museum in Pigeon Forge.

No trip to Pigeon Forge is complete without a visit to the Titanic Museum ! This unique attraction is home to over 400 artifacts from the actual RMS Titanic that are valued at $4 million. Guests at the museum will have the chance to see full-scale re-creations of rooms from the famous ocean liner, including the breathtaking grand staircase. Children will love the Titanic Museum’s many interactive exhibits, such as the Captain’s bridge, which features a steerable wheel, and the engine room, where visitors can “shovel coal”.

4. Big Top Arcade

Big Top Arcade is another one of the best indoor attractions in Pigeon Forge TN. This awesome arcade features all of your favorite games, including skee ball, claw machines, Down the Clown, and the Wizard of Oz. Instead of dealing with tickets and tokens, guests at Big Top Arcade use convenient swipe cards that make it easy to pay for games and keep track of your points. Be sure to stop by the arcade’s redemption center to pick up some great prizes!

5. Flyaway Indoor Skydiving

The sign for Flyaway Indoor Skydiving in Pigeon Forge TN.

Flyaway Indoor Skydiving is perfect for adrenaline junkies! Located right on the Parkway, this thrilling attraction uses a vertical wind tunnel to simulate the experience of free falling. Best of all, guests don’t have to worry about wearing a parachute or jumping out of an airplane! Flyaway is known for its friendly instructors who take the time to make participants feel completely comfortable before they dive.

6. Hollywood Wax Museum

Visiting the Hollywood Wax Museum is like attending the Oscars or the Golden Globes! Guests at this museum will have the chance to snap selfies with all of their favorite celebrities…well, wax replicas of them at least. Some of the stars you can expect to see at the museum include Tom Hanks, Halle Berry, Angelina Jolie, Bradley Cooper, and Will Ferrell.

7. MagiQuest

MagiQuest in Pigeon Forge TN.

If you’ve ever wondered about the large medieval castle in Pigeon Forge, wonder no more! MagiQuest is home to four amazing indoor attractions that can be enjoyed separately or bundled together for one low price. Here is a quick look at the activities housed inside the iconic castle:

  • MagiQuest, a fantasy role-playing adventure filled with wizards, goblins, and dragons
  • Odyssey, the longest mirror maze in the world
  • The Vault, a Mission Impossible-style laser challenge
  • Special FX Pirate Golf, a black light putt-putt course

Where to Stay in Pigeon Forge

Beautiful mountain views from the deck of a cabin in Pigeon Forge TN.

When you stay with Timber Tops Cabin Rentals, you will be just a short drive from all of these wonderful indoor attractions in Pigeon Forge TN. With everything from 1 bedroom cabins to 15 bedroom lodges, we are sure to have the perfect property for your getaway. To start planning your vacation, browse our selection of cabins in Pigeon Forge!

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