Best family vacation spots: Little Rock, Hot Springs, and Fayetteville. Best places for family vacation fun: Little Rock Zoo, Hot Springs National Park, Pea Ridge National Military Park, The Museum of Discovery, Aerospace exhibits and IMAX, Children's Museum of Arkansas. Things to do with kids. Go fishing, swimming, boating, camping, water skiing, or windsurfing. Take a tubing trip; go caving; hunt for diamonds; play golf.