List of Unique Leavenworth Activities

In addition to reveling in the Bavarian charm of Leavenworth, Washington, the town offers many options for a fun adventure! Whether you are looking for an adrenaline rush, a chance to expand your knowledge of our world, or a relaxing breather, the opportunities abound.


  • Nutcracker Museum – View an amazing array of nutcrackers from around the world including a Roman nutcracker dated between 200 B.C. and 200 A.D.
  • Upper Valley Museum at Leavenworth – The museum includes a history of the area and hosts a variety of tours and events.

Outdoor Activities

Other Fun Things

  • Arts and Theater – Take in a musical or enjoy a concert!
  • Leavenworth National Fish Hatchery – Discover how the hatchery works to protect the salmon. You can also enjoy the pollinator and monarch butterfly garden! Additionally, the hatchery offers free snowshoe tours during the winter in addition to other fun activities.
  • Leavenworth Reindeer Farm – A great family outing! Get up close and personal with the Santa’s reindeer in addition to discovering interesting information about reindeer! Be sure to check the tour schedule before!
  • Leavenworth Escape Room – A fun time. Multiple rooms with various age limits. Plus wine tasting!
  • Leavenworth Rad Tours – This is a great way to experience downtown Leavenworth. You’re not going to believe how cool this is! An easy fun ride with room for six. Riverside Properties guests receive a discount – check with us when booking.
  • North Central Library, Leavenworth, Washington – Check out their events!
  • Smallwood’s Harvest – Local produce, petting zoo, play ground, and more!
  • Wine Tasting – Enjoy delicious local wines.
  • Wenatchee River Institute – Discover the surrounding nature through hands-on programs, lectures, and a variety of other means!

Nearby Fun

  • Aplets and Cotlets Factory Tour – About 20 minutes from Leavenworth in the town of Cashmere, you can see where all the deliciousness is made!
  • Historic Museum and Pioneer Village – Explore both the Native American and Pioneer history of the area. Located in Cashmere, Washington.
  • Rocky Reach Dam – Learn about hydroelectricity, watch fish swim through the fishway, play in the park, grab breakfast or lunch at the cafe, and learn more about the history of the Columbia at the Museum of the Columbia. Located just outside Wenatchee, Washington.
  • Skiing – The Cascade Mountains offer a variety of skiing that is a must for powder lovers of all proficiency levels.

Looking for great places to dine or grab a treat? Check out our list of favorite restaurants!