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Oshawa
Our 25,000 sq. ft. building in Oshawa was originally a 1920's car dealership and is maintained to display that period of architecture right down to the original elevator used to move cars to the second floor.
AAG Laser Tag
(13 KM)
Clarington
Out door Laser Tag all the fun of paintball but without the mess.
Bowmanville
Check out our exciting exhibits at Clarington Museums and Archives, they include permanent exhibits such as Pioneer Heritage, Edwardian Lifestyles in addition to traveling exhibitions from museums across Canada.
Bowmanville Zoo
(16 KM)
Bowmanville
Experience a close encounter of the wild kind. Bowmanville Zoo is an intimate and interactive zoo with educating live animal shows daily in the Animal Theatre. Animal rides and carnivore feedings. Bring a picnic lunch or enjoy restaurant on site.
Pickering
Our indoor playground provides fun and safe environment for kids 0-10yrs and their families. Enjoy our comfortable seating, complimentary tea and coffee along with free internet access while your little one's are running around and having fun. Our p...
Uxbridge
Skiing and snowboarding with lessons from 6, offering 5 green runs, plus 4 terrain parks, snow tubing, high ropes course and more.
6 Orono
Much more than big cats with nearly 180 animals representing over 60 species. Free daily feeding tours, plus Animal Encounter and other options.
Port Perry
The Scugog Shores Museum is located on beautiful Scugog Island, overlooking the town of Port Perry. The mission of the Museum is to preserve, research, interpret and exhibit artifacts that illustrate the cultural and natural history of the area.
Mega Fun 4 Kids
(26 KM)
Scarborough
The MegaFun 4 Kids Indoor Playground is the perfect place for kids to burn off extra energy. Our giant pirate ship is a favourite with all kids. Here, they can captain a ship, "slide the plank", and mess about with the rest of the crew, in an excitin...
Toronto Zoo
(27 KM)
Toronto
Visit over 5,000 animals. Be thrilled by the Amazing Animal Show! Explore "Zellers Discovery Zone,"* featuring the "Kids Zoo", "Splash Island" and the "Great Barrier Reef Exhibit".
Scarborough
Cedar Ridge Creative Centre is a vibrant arts hub housed in a historic mansion. Built as a family home in 1912, Cedar Ridge is surrounded by lush gardens and scenic woods with a variety of walking trails.
Seagrave
Northwood is a Non-Profit Sanctuary Dedicated to providing a clean, safe and loving environment to over 100 exotic animal species. Including Tigers, Lions, Primates, Bears, Wolves, Buffalo, Eagles, Owls and other wonderful creatures.
Scarborough
Private indoor play area, filled with gigantic inflatable slides, bounce houses, obstacle courses and more. Celebrate in your own private party room that our party coordinators set up and clean up for you.
Scarborough
We offer a safe, secure, fun and family oriented environment. The indoor amusement centre operates year round. Over 70 arcade style games and rides, a large soft playground unit with many activities from ball play area to slides.
Zephyr
There's plenty for the family to do on the farm as well! We are home to "The Uxbridge Maize" - our 10 acre corn labyrinth, as well we have a corn box, mini hay bale mazes, and echo tubes for the kids. Come and shop at our farm store for great produ...
Fox Theatre
(42 KM)
Toronto
The Fox Theatre has a single screen and shows a mixture of second-run movies, independent and foreign films, and classic favourites.
Toronto
Explore the more than 600 interactive exhibits, daily demonstrations and educational programs. Ignite young imaginations at KidSpark, especially designed for toddlers and kids up to 8 years. Call about IMAX schedule.
Toronto
Ontario Science Museum is inspiring place for the whole family! KidSpark is a new space specially designed for kids eight and under to enjoy with their parents or caregivers. Since it opened in fall 2003, KidSpark has proved so popular that visitors ...
East York
Activity center with specialities for different ages: Drop in play, Parties, Pre school program, enrichment program, Breakfast club, Homework Club, Language arts and more.
Richmond Hill
The museum seeks to preserve and present the dynamic aspects of the ancient civilization of Hinduism. Regardless of their cultural heritage, all visitors will leave with awareness and an appreciation for the splendor of one of world's oldest, living ...
Toronto
EQUINOX ADVENTURES is Ontario's oldest and first fully accredited full-time climbing school. Equinox offers programs that will teach you how to become a competent climber.
The Big Carrot
(47 KM)
Toronto
Our store offers a range of great services for our customers, including cooking classes, free nutritional store tours and free weekly lectures on health and the environment.
Toronto
Built in 1851, Gibson House was the home of Scottish immigrant David Gibson and his family. He was a land surveyor who helped map early Toronto. Visitors can step back in time and explore this elegant farmhouse. Its serene Georgian-style exterior bel...
Richmond Hill
Make a one of a kind family heirloom! A fun workshop for the whole family where you make one of a kind glass ornaments for the holidays through the process of glass fusing. A great learning experience with a wonderful ornament to cherish for years to...
The Wave
(47 KM)
Richmond Hill
Ride the wave at York Region's first and only indoor wave pool...all year long!! Swim and surf in four-foot waves, frolic on water mats or try bodysurfing! Ride the thrilling 160-foot twisting water slide, splash in the shallow area or simply relax i...
Port Hope
The museum has a growing collection St. Johns Fire Badge of fire apparatus representing hand drawn, horse drawn, and motorized periods of fire fighting in Canada. Additional exhibits include a working municipal fire alarm system, photo displays, helm...
Toronto
Bad Dog Theatre Company, the home of Theatresports Toronto and the place NOW Magazine calls the improv hub of the city.
Toronto
Our indoor playground is a safe, colourful environment featuring state of the art equipment suitable for children ages 0-5 years.
Riverdale Farm
(47 KM)
Toronto
Tour the Farm's scenic 7.5 acres along pathways through wooded areas, around ponds, and into butterfly-herb-flower-vegetable gardens. Cows, horses, donkey, sheep, goats, pigs, chickens, turkeys, ducks, geese, rabbits, and farm cats may be seen along ...
FitFix Junior
(48 KM)
Toronto
FitFix Junior is a fitness facility developed for children. We offer developmentally appropriate fitness classes for children aged 18months-12 years. We also offer Mommy & Me classes, Art and Movement, P.A. Day camps, and host birthday parties.
Toronto
Toronto Dance Theatre is one of Canadas leading dance companies, recognized for the intelligent, provocative vision of its choreography and the exceptional artistry of its dancers.
Gymalaya
(48 KM)
Newmarket
Gymalaya, Newmarkets newest gymnastics club, offers recreational gymnastics classes with state-of-the-art equipment designed specifically for young children. The kid size proportions of the equipment help motivate the children, enhance their performa...
Toronto
Soulpepper has become an important part of Toronto's theatre scene. It often presents Canadian interpretations of works by such noted playwrights as Harold Pinter, Thornton Wilder, Samuel Beckett, Tom Stoppard and Anton Chekhov. The current artistic ...
Toronto
The DEAF CULTURE CENTRE is a symbol of the Deaf community celebrating Deaf life. It is a public forum both historical and forward-looking. The CENTRE is contemporary, a fun gathering place that is open to the public and rooted in the Deaf community.
Polson Pier
(48 KM)
Toronto
Polson Pier provides a variety of activities for the public. Come down for some practice at our golf driving range, be it pro or mini-putt! Take in a lap or two around our go-kart track! There's something for everyone down at Polson Pier.
Toronto
Founded by some of the most prestigious sculptors in Canadian art history, the Sculptors Society of Canada has been exhibiting and raising the profile of sculpture in Canada for more than 75 years.
Toronto
Free, public contemporary art gallery.
Toronto
The history of the 48th Highlanders is presented for the benefit of former and present members of the Regiment and their relatives plus the general public.
Toronto
At Lorraine Kimsa Theatre for Young People, learning is at the centre of why and how we operate our professional theatre and drama school for children. We believe the theatre we create for kids deserves every bit as much quality as that created for a...
Toronto
Whether you have only a few minutes or an hour or two, enjoy a delightful visit to the Toronto Police Museum and Discovery Centre.Occupying 3,000 square feet in the atrium at Police Headquarters building, the Museum reflects the rich tradition and hi...
Toronto
The Gardiner Museums clay classes offer creative fun for young adults and adults. Participants at all levels of experience--including absolute beginners--will learn the techniques of creating ceramic art by forming and decorating their own hands-on p...
Toronto
You'll never run out of fun and fantastic things to do at the ROM, Canada's largest museum of world cultures and natural history.
Toronto
Come visit us and learn how we craft sugar on the Toronto waterfront. We'll be offering guided tours through parts of the plant and a video virtual tour. Meet the Redpath Acts of Sweetness Ambassadors and have your picture taken with the Redpath Acts...
High Park
(50 KM)
Toronto
High Park is Toronto's largest public park featuring many hiking trails, sports facilities, diverse vegetation, a beautiful lakefront, convenient parking, easy public transit access, a dog park, a zoo, playgrounds for children, a couple of eateries, ...
North York
Experience bowling with special lighting, dance and music and glow-in-the-dark bowling balls!!!
Toronto
Action-packed lineup of exciting games, contests and activities await the entire family! Special events include the complete Olympic Medals display, Mascot appearances, autograph sessions, weekday Tales of the Cup fan forums, trivia contests, family ...
ON
Great, non competitive soccer play for those active future sports stars aged 18 months - 7 years
Toronto
Textile Museum of Canada is one of eight museums of its kind and the only museum in Canada solely dedicated to the collection, exhibition and documentation of textiles from around the world.
Laser Play
(50 KM)
Newmarket
State-of-the-art laser tag arena with 6000 square feet of space to shoot, aim, and hide! Our LED vests lets you choose your mode... like rapid fire or even invisibility! Come in and try a game. The more points you score, the better your chance of wi...
In Play Inc
(50 KM)
Newmarket
If you are looking to Party or Play indoor "Glow in the Dark" Miniature Golf, Rock Climb, or play some Arcade and ticket games. Come to In Play Inc, We are an all-in-one playground. We also have awesome Birthday Parties and great pizza!

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Tumbles and Toys

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Mega Fun 4 Kids

(25 Km)Indoor Play in Scarborough

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Bowmanville Zoo

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Toronto Zoo

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Jungle Cat World Wildlife Park

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Canadian Automotive Museum

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AAG Laser Tag

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Scugog Shores Museum

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Clarington Museums and Archives

(14 Km)Museums in Bowmanville

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Ski Lakeridge

(21 Km)Skiing in Uxbridge

Fun places to visit in Oshawa with kids

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