Things to do in Branson

Our most recommended things to do in Branson

Branson: Titanic Museum Attraction Advance Purchase Ticket

1. Branson: Titanic Museum Attraction Advance Purchase Ticket

Enter the Titanic Museum in Branson and feel what it was like to walk the hallways, cabins, and Grand Staircase of the Titanic while surrounded by over 400 artifacts directly from the ship and its passengers. Get onboard a half-scale model of the Titanic's exterior, complete with an artificial iceberg. Receive a passenger boarding ticket, featuring the name of an actual Titanic passenger or crew member. Next, enter the Memorial Room and discover the fate of your assigned person. See the largest display of Titanic artifacts anywhere in the world as well as an interactive experience that appeals to every age. Stand in awe of the grand staircase, valued at one million dollars. Touch an authentic iceberg, shovel “coal” in the Titanic’s Boiler Room, and learn how to send an SOS distress signal. Get hands-on opportunities that motivate, educate and inspire. Every child receives a special boarding pass profiling a youngster who actually sailed on the Titanic. There is even a special audio tour just for kids that brings the Titanic story to life, as well as an onboard Scavenger Hunt that adds to the excitement.

Lights of Joy Christmas Drive-Thru

2. Lights of Joy Christmas Drive-Thru

Discover Branson's Christmas lights with your family. No one will ask 'are we nearly there yet' on this car journey as it's fun for the whole family. Be amazed by the creativity of the different light displays – take in a nativity scene, multiple Santas, Christmas in outer space, and more. Collect your program from the ticket booth then turn onto Expressway lane to start seeing Christmas lights right away. Marvel at the crispest and clearest lights in Branson. Drive for over 1 mile in your car, admiring 200 different displays on both sides of the road. Check out the numerous animated displays and the RGB tunnel for truly unforgettable lights. Depending on the night, stop to meet Santa and take pictures with him to make your kids' Christmas truly unforgettable. Take in the Christmas shop and sights of Branson along the route.

Branson: Fritz's Adventure Indoor Park - All Day Ticket

3. Branson: Fritz's Adventure Indoor Park - All Day Ticket

Your entire family will have access to the fun with activities ranging from small to large. The tiniest of adventurers can explore Fritz's Forest, the underground tunnels, the airplane, laser room, and more! Even the big kids will get lost in the adventure with the TreeTops course featuring 9 ziplines, the multi-story ropes course, and the tree houses just to name a few. A few of the activities Fritz's has to offer include: • The X-Speleo: Vertical climbing maze with over 300 feet of tunnels. • Airplane: A suspended 1959 Twin Beech airplane, also known as the Beechcraft “Super 18” with functioning controls and switches. • Slides: Five slides ranging in size and shape. A 32-foot spiral slide, fast chute, and more. • TreeTops course: Multi-route climbing activity with two drops, six bridges, 11 ziplines, and more! • Underground Tunnels: Two series of tunnels with entrances, exits, and windows scattered around the building waiting to be found. • City Wall: City warehouse climbing wall with bricks and other elements as handholds. • Tree Houses: Connected by rope bridges, three vertical climbing treehouses varying in size. • Shipping Containers: Mazes with paths and tunnels leading underground. • Multi-story ropes course: Three consecutive floors of obstacles suspended in mid-air. • Water Tower: Houses a spiraled-rope netting to climb, slide, and explore through. Enjoy the unique experience together and create memories as a family. Cheer one another on while trying to reach the top of a warped wall or race to the top of the utility climbing poles at City Wall. Every corner you turn will be a new activity or detail to explore together.

Branson: Anthems of Rock Show Ticket

4. Branson: Anthems of Rock Show Ticket

Take a trip back to the days of classic rock music. This concert and stage show will have you tapping along to all your old favorites and, for younger audience members, perhaps making some new ones. Hear classic ballads, adrenaline-pumping anthems, and rock 'n' roll's most recognizable songs. This fast-paced live show with dancers and musicians will make you feel like you’re in the presence of real rock legends. You’ll hear the music of Queen, Elton John, Bon Jovi, Rolling Stones, Led Zeppelin, The Beatles, Journey, and more.

Branson: World's Largest Toy Museum Flexible Entry Ticket

5. Branson: World's Largest Toy Museum Flexible Entry Ticket

Take the ultimate trip down memory lane with a flexible entrance ticket to the World's Largest Toy Complex. Discover displays such as the National BB Gun Museum, Harold Bell Wright Museum, Stearnsy Bear Museum, Paul Harvey Jr. 50's Era Museum, World of Checkers Museum, the Roy Rogers western collection, and a Boyds Bear village. Inside, over 900 Barbies, vintage dolls, farm toys, mechanical banks, Pez dispensers, Disney toys, dollhouses, and a toy sewing machine collection await you. Admire Star Wars and Star Trek items, military toys, GI Joe action figures, Hot Wheels, Matchbox cars, and much more. See classic vehicles that were the inspiration for toys including a Rolls Royce, a Bugatti, and a 1927 Cadillac. Later, take a peak inside the vintage steam locomotive located near the parking lot. Take some memorable selfies with the Lone Ranger, sit down to a game of checkers, create a building with Lincoln Logs, or step inside photo boxes to become a superhero or the newest Barbie in the box. Finally, finish the day with a visit to the onsite gift shops and antique store.

Branson: Off-Road Adventure Guided Trip

6. Branson: Off-Road Adventure Guided Trip

Enjoy views of the Ozarks and immerse yourself in ranch life on this off-road experience. Clamber onboard your vehicle, and explore trails in the company of your guide. Start your experience with a brief overview of the machine controls before hitting the warm-up trail. This will allow you to get to grips with handling your vehicle, a Yamaha Wolverine with room for 4. Take a trip down a country road to the start of the trail system. Head onto the wooded trails along ridges, ride through creek bottoms, and climb a few hills with panoramic views of the Ozarks. Feel the adrenaline thrill as you go. Stop for photo opportunities along the way, with guides glad to snap pics of your family or group.

Branson: 'The Petersens Family' Music Show Ticket

7. Branson: 'The Petersens Family' Music Show Ticket

Discover the musical stylings of The Petersens with this ticket for their show at the Little Opry Theatre in Branson, Missouri. Immerse yourself in the music of a family band that writes and preforms American root music. Enjoy uplifting songs that are designed to bring people together.  Watch a show with talented musicians that have placed in international bluegrass competitions. Delight your ears with music from the banjo player, who once appeared on "American Idol." Take your seat and find some encouragement in a chaotic world. Escape from your hectic schedule with some relaxing and cheerful music. 

Branson: Grand Shanghai Circus Entry Ticket

8. Branson: Grand Shanghai Circus Entry Ticket

Use your ticket to the Grand Shanghai Circus and experience a fascinating world that parades a new production in Branson, exhibiting even more variety than ever before witnessed. Take a seat and prepare to immerse yourself in the essence of traditional Shanghai culture and transport to current times. Witness the dynamic artists’ dazzling show which includes mystifying acts of strength, colorful dance, and breathtaking acrobatics mixed with charismatic personalities. Meet an eclectic mix of entertainers famous for delivering a harmonious combination of top performances with exceptional skills and exhilarating acts. Enjoy a spectacular show that delivers a higher level of entertainment by combining stage LED technological innovations with incredible artistic performances.

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What people are saying about Branson

Overall rating

4.5 / 5

based on 118 reviews

went during off season and was still busy. I felt lime they could use some better way to Control parties as they went in and not get all bunched up.

Such a great experience! Loved every minute. So much information, but not overbearing. Very informative and felt like I was stepping back in time.

Museum was awesome!!! It had real artifacts from the Titanic and showed their appraised value. Was a lot of info to take in but loved it!!!

Loved the experience! From the character cards to the items even the employees where all excellent!

An amazing experience.It truly brings the tragedy of the titanic to life