Best Kids Indoor Playgrounds and Activity Centers
in New Jersey

Best Kids Indoor Playgrounds and Activity Centers in New Jersey

Your guide to the best NJ Kids Indoor Playgrounds and Activity Centers: Features entertainment centers, learning centers,
museums, themed parks, and more.

As the weather outside turns nasty, take the kids to an indoor playground or activity center for hours of entertainment or educational fun.

The popular kids indoor playgrounds and activity centers cover a range of interest from toddlers up to teens.


iPlay America

Enjoy kids, adults, & corporate events, rides, and attractions at Central Jersey’s largest indoor themed park!


Northern NJ Kids Indoor Play Places

American Dream

American Dream
1 American Dream Way
East Rutherford, NJ
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This mega indoor family entertainment complex features
many year round indoor attractions including:
The Nickelodeon Universe Theme Park, The DreamWorks Water Park, Big Snow Ski Resort, SeaLife, Lego Land, Geoffrey's Express mini-train, and more!

Escape Room

Escape Room
157 Main St
Hackensack, NJ
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Escape Room is an interactive adventure experience. Your team will be locked in a room with clues, riddles, puzzles and challenges that must be completed. Not recommended for children under the age of 12.

Funplex

Funplex
182 Route 10 West
East Hanover, NJ
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The fun doesn't end when the weather gets cold; Head over to the indoor park, where the fun lasts all year long. The indoor park attractions include: XD Dark Ride, Laser Tag, Warrior Course, Reverse Time , Go Karts, Hologate, Drop N' Twist, and the Arcade.

Funtime Junction

Funtime Junction
400 Fairfield Road
Fairfield, NJ
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This indoor children's entertainment center features "vest-less" laser tag, a helicopter carousel ride, toddler playground, bounce house, Beam floor projection game, LiteZilla (giant Lite Brite), Krazy Kars, and black light Scavenger Hunt, the centerpiece remains our multi-level softplay climbscape and jump pillow.

Imagine That

Imagine That!
4 Vreeland Rd.
Florham Park, NJ
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Specializes in pre-school age and young school children.
A children's museum where children are encouraged to touch, discover, learn and explore in our 16,000 square foot space, featuring many unique exhibits. Children will discover interesting exhibits while absorbing and cementing important concepts as they go. The exhibits are specifically designed to stimulate the child's imagination and intellect while providing them with a fun and exciting day!

Liberty Science Center

Liberty Science Center
Liberty State Park
222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ
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LSC is a 300,000-square-foot learning center located in Liberty State Park on the Jersey City bank of the Hudson near the Statue of Liberty. The Science Center houses 12 museum exhibition halls, a live animal collection with 110 species, giant aquariums, a 3D theater, live simulcast surgeries, hurricane- and tornado-force wind simulators, K-12 classrooms and labs, teacher-development programs, and the Western Hemisphere's biggest planetarium, the Jennifer Chalsty Planetarium and LSC Giant Dome Theater.

Skyzone

Skyzone Indoor Trampoline Park
25 Route 22
Springfield, NJ
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They provide
continous wall-to-wall aerial action, whether soaring on the trampolines or ripping through the Warrior Course, your legs and lungs will work hard. But so will your smile muscles.


Central NJ Kids Indoor Play Places

Bounce U

BounceU
410 Princeton Hightstown Rd
West Windsor, NJ
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They have events throughout the week where kids can come bounce off the walls and burn off all that pent-up energy!

Climb Zone

ClimbZone
5369 U.S. 9
Howell, NJ 07731
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ClimbZone is a unique family oriented, climbing entertainment center. Climbers can scale walls such as Mount Rushmore, a 28 tall Suit of Armor, the Lincoln Memorial, or take a trek across a map of the USA, The walls are designed to allow children of all ages to push themselves to their personal limits. Parents continually provide feedback about the joy they experience when their children have faced an apparently insurmountable obstacle, and overcome the challenge through their own desire to succeed.

Five Star Fitness

Five Star Aquatics
Seven NJ Locations
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They offer open swim for anyone who wants to use our facility for swimming, exercise or just a little relax time in their heated indoor swimming pool. They also feature their Five Star Swim School offering a wide range of swimming classes from complete beginners to competitive athletes. Their infant classes start at an age as early as 6 months. Children of ages 2.5 to 15 are grouped by age categories and then separated into skill appropriate levels.

iPlay America

iPlay America
110 Schanck Road
Freehold, NJ
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iPlay America offers fun for the whole family in a themed indoor environment.  Boardwalk style rides, the IPA Speedway, 4D Theatre and Cosmic Laser Tag are just a few of the main attractions!  The park includes a massive arcade, featuring state-of-the-art gaming technology with over 200 traditional and cutting edge arcade games.

Jumping Jungle

The Jumping Jungle
10 Alvin Court, Suite 100
East Brunswick, NJ
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The Jumping Jungle is a 10,000 square foot safe, clean and climate-controlled indoor inflatable recreation center where kids of all ages can climb, slide, bounce, play laser tag and have fun.

SeaQuest

SeaQuest
250 Woodbridge Center Dr
Woodbridge Township, NJ
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SeaQuest houses a wide variety of land animals, sea creatures, and reptiles. Here, you can snorkel with stingrays, interact with sloths and otters, have a rejuvenating spa session with fish, and experience other animal exhibits. And, kids, you may even meet a mermaid. Getting into tropical waters to snorkel with stingrays, sharks and tropical fish is an amazing experience that you can enjoy.

Sky Zone

Sky Zone
Seaview Square Mall
2355 State Highway
66 Ocean Township, NJ
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An indoor trampoline center committed to “fun fitness” ---- providing workouts with awesome, healthy fun. Visitors can experience the weightlessness of bouncing, flipping and landing in a pit filled with 10,000 foam cubes with walled playing courts.


Southern NJ Kids Indoor Play Places

Escape AC

Escape AC
At street-level of the North Tower
Tropicana Hotel
2831 Boardwalk
Atlantic City, NJ
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Escape AC is a top quality venue that combines highly immersive sets with clever puzzling to deliver four challenging, Atlantic City themed escape room adventures; The Poker Room, The Boardwalk, Casino Cage and Backstage.
The recommended age is 13+, however younger children can participate with assistance from older siblings or parents for complex puzzle content and/or out of reach objects. All participants under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

Fun Plex

Funplex
3320-24 US 38
(cross streets are Briggs Road & Hartford Road).
Mt. Laurel, NJ
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The fun doesn't end when the weather gets cold; head over to the indoor park, where the fun lasts all year long. The indoor park attractions include The Air Shot, Ocean Tide Boat Ride, Foam Frenzy, Fun Tron, Bumber Cars, XD Dark Ride, Go Karts, and the Arcade.

Jelly Bean Jungle

Jellybean Jungle
Crispin Square
230 North Maple Ave
Evesham, NJ
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A play and learn adventure for children 6 and under. They offer a large variety of imaginative and developmentally appropriate activities that will lead your child on an adventure of social exploration! As your child plays, you will gain insight into their development, as well as enjoy a great time of bonding.

Pump It Up

Pump It Up
1271 Little Gloucester Rd
Blackwood, NJ
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An inflatable indoor playground where the kids jump all that energy out! They offer several programs including their giant, soft, fun-filled interactive inflatables for an hour and 10 minutes, the Pajama Open Jump --- 1st thing in the morning with kids wearing PJ's, The Ice Cream Social Jump, and more!