Kids Indoor Fun on the South Shore

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I love the great outdoors as much as the next girl, but sometimes Mother Nature forces us to stick with inside fun.  Whether it’s too hot, too cold, or too wet to play outside, if you’re looking to entertain your kiddos indoors, we’ve got some great ideas for you!



Billy Beez (Kingston)
Indoor play area

Children’s World Indoor Playground (Canton)
Bounce houses, ride on toys, play houses.

Jungle Jake’s Play and Party, LLC (Pembroke)
Inflatable bounce houses & obstacle course, slide and games.  Separate area for kids under 5.  Check website for open play schedule.

Kidsports (Stoughton)
Indoor playground with mini bowling lanes and laser tag.

Kid Zone (Norwell)
Full of inflatable jump houses, obstacle courses and slides.  Appropriate for ages 2-12.

Pump n’ Jump (Kingston)
Inflatable bounce houses, slides, obstacle courses, and arcade games.

The U at Starland (Hanover)
Indoor sports complex –check website for drop in hours.



K1 Speed (Kingston)
Indoor go kart racing.  Junior racers must be a minimum of 48" tall.



Launch (Norwood)
Trampoline fun for all ages.  Separate zone for younger children.  Toddler time for ages 5 & under is on Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays from 10:30am-12:30pm.  Special Middle School and Teen nights held throughout the week as well.  (more info here) Fitness classes held Saturday mornings.

Sky Zone Boston, Sky Zone Everett, Sky Zone Kingston
Trampoline fun for all ages.  Separate section for younger kiddos.  Toddler Time (ages 4 & under) on Mondays & Wednesdays from 9:30am-11:00am.



Alley Kat Lane (Kingston)
Candlepin Bowling.  Rock n' Bowl every Saturday night from 7-11pm.

Boston Bowl Hanover (Hanover)
Candlepin bowling and tenpin.  Book your lane reservation online here.

Hanson Bowladrome (Hanson)
Candlepin Bowling.  Get a Groupon and save.

Olindy's (Quincy)
Candlepin bowling, Pool, Darts.  Private parties/Birthday party packages available.

Splitsville (Foxboro)
Bowling and dining complex in Patriot Place.

Timberlanes (Abington)
Candlepin Bowling.  Cosmic Bowling every Sunday from 10am-12pm, and Mondays from 4-6pm.  Timberlanes accepts reservations onlineGroupon also available!

Union Street Lanes (Holbrook)
Candlepin Bowling.  Cash only.  Winters hours may be limited, see website or call ahead.



Central Rock Gym (Randolph)
Hours Mon-Fri 11am-11pm, Sat-Sun 9am-7pm.  Open climb times, and classes available.  Open for birthday parties too!

Challenge Rocks (Hingham)
Indoor rock climbing - great for all ages 4-99.  Open gym hours Monday & Wednesday- Sunday from 11am-7pm.  Birthday parties available, as well as Parkour classes.

Rock on Adventure (Norwood)
Indoor rock climbing.  School vacation week camps and birthday party packages available.

Rock Spot Climbing (Boston/Dedham & South Boston)
Indoor rock climbing spot -open 10am-midnight, 7 days a week.



Monster Golf (Norwood)
Indoor, glow in the dark mini golf course.  Check for Groupons!



Carousel Family Fun Center (Whitman)
Roller skating rink – check their website for schedule and special events.



Claychick (Plymouth)
Paint your own pottery workshop, good for all ages.  Walk-ins welcome.

Gigi's Crafty Place (Cohasset)
Crafty birthday parties and classes for young girls and their moms.

Painting with a Twist (Braintree)
Family-friendly paintings offered each month, recommended for children 7 years of age and older.  See calendar for details.

Plaster Fun Time (Braintree)
Paint-your-own pottery center.  No appointment necessary.  See website for Daily Specials.

South Shore Pottery Shop (Abington)
Paint your own pottery shop.  Kids art classes, adult classes, family nights and more.

The Pottery Playce (Hanover)
Paint your own pottery studio for artists of all ages.



Boston Children’s Museum (Boston)

Boston Museum of Science (Boston)

Children’s Museum in Easton (Easton)

Legoland Discovery Center Boston (Somerville)

Our World Children’s Global Discovery Museum  (Cohasset)

New England Aquarium (Boston)

Providence Children’s Museum (Providence, RI)

South Shore Children’s Museum (Hanover)

South Shore Natural Science Center (Norwell)

The Discovery Museums (Acton)

The Hall at Patriot Place (Foxboro)



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