Things to do in PICKERING with kids

Would you rather…explore a secret bunker, step back in time and experience life as a pioneer, explore caves and mine for gemstones, feast in the 11th century, or enjoy a rodeo at a fun fair?

Can’t decide? You don’t have to – they are ALL in Ontario!

From amazing cities, quaint country towns to incredible wonders of the world (Niagara Falls anyone?) – Ontario is an incredible place to visit with kids!

That secret bunker? Diefenbunker Canadas Cold War Museum was built to protect from attacks and is now a fascinating museum. Experience pioneer life 200 years ago with attractions like Champlain Trails Museum and Lang Pioneer Village Museum.  Scenic Caves Nature Adventures can take you deep underground (and also high up in the trees!), and that 11th century feast? Only Medieval Times Dinner and Tournament! King Phillippe awaits!

Then get your kicks at Western Fair with that super fun rodeo!

 Snow activities, zoos, farms, museums, indoor play…the list is endless! Ontario? Ontari-GO!

Showing results 1 - 35 of 180

  • Tumbles and Toys

    1. 1
    2. 2
    3. 3
    4. 4
    5. 5

    (1 miles) 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 ...

  • Mega Fun 4 Kids

    1. 1
    2. 2
    3. 3
    4. 4
    5. 5

    (4 miles) 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 ...

  • Toronto Zoo

    1. 1
    2. 2
    3. 3
    4. 4
    5. 5

    (5 miles) 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".

  • Cedar Ridge Creative Centre

    1. 1
    2. 2
    3. 3
    4. 4
    5. 5

    (8 miles) 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 ...

  • Canadian Automotive Museum

    1. 1
    2. 2
    3. 3
    4. 4
    5. 5

    (12 miles) 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 ...

  • Ski Lakeridge

    1. 1
    2. 2
    3. 3
    4. 4
    5. 5

    (13 miles) Uxbridge

    Skiing and snowboarding with lessons from 6, offering 5 green runs, plus 4 terrain parks, snow tubing, high ropes course and more.

  • Ontario Science Museum

    1. 1
    2. 2
    3. 3
    4. 4
    5. 5

    (15 miles) 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 ...

  • Equinox Adventures

    1. 1
    2. 2
    3. 3
    4. 4
    5. 5

    (17 miles) 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.

  • Gibson House Museum

    1. 1
    2. 2
    3. 3
    4. 4
    5. 5

    (17 miles) 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 ...

  • Canadian Museum of Hindu Civilization

    1. 1
    2. 2
    3. 3
    4. 4
    5. 5

    (17 miles) 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 ...

  • Bad Dog Theatre Company

    1. 1
    2. 2
    3. 3
    4. 4
    5. 5

    (18 miles) Toronto

    Bad Dog Theatre Company, the home of Theatresports Toronto and the place NOW Magazine calls the improv hub of the city.

  • The Wave

    1. 1
    2. 2
    3. 3
    4. 4
    5. 5

    (18 miles) 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 ...

  • After School Glass Ornament Workshop

    1. 1
    2. 2
    3. 3
    4. 4
    5. 5

    (18 miles) 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 ...

  • Toronto Dance Theatre

    1. 1
    2. 2
    3. 3
    4. 4
    5. 5

    (18 miles) Toronto

    A great way to introduce kids to the arts, theatre and dance in Toronto

  • Soulpepper Theatre

    1. 1
    2. 2
    3. 3
    4. 4
    5. 5

    (19 miles) 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, ...

  • Deaf Culture Centre

    1. 1
    2. 2
    3. 3
    4. 4
    5. 5

    (19 miles) 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 ...

  • Sculptors Society of Canada

    1. 1
    2. 2
    3. 3
    4. 4
    5. 5

    (19 miles) 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.

  • Gallery Arcturus

    1. 1
    2. 2
    3. 3
    4. 4
    5. 5

    (19 miles) Toronto

    Free, public contemporary art gallery.

  • AAG Laser Tag

    1. 1
    2. 2
    3. 3
    4. 4
    5. 5

    (19 miles) Bowmanville

    Outdoor Laser Tag near Toronto, with all the fun of paintball but without the mess! Great for those active kids over 8 years

  • Polson Pier

    1. 1
    2. 2
    3. 3
    4. 4
    5. 5

    (19 miles) 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 ...

  • 48th Highlanders Museum

    1. 1
    2. 2
    3. 3
    4. 4
    5. 5

    (19 miles) 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.

  • Bathurst Bowlerama

    1. 1
    2. 2
    3. 3
    4. 4
    5. 5

    (19 miles) North York

    Experience bowling with special lighting, dance and music and glow-in-the-dark bowling balls!!!

  • Little Kickers North York

    1. 1
    2. 2
    3. 3
    4. 4
    5. 5

    (19 miles) ON

    Little Kickers is a non competitive soccer program for children 18mos -7 yrs. Registration starts for the North York location on June 16th. The Little Kickers program includes imaginative play based ...

  • Lorraine Kimsa Theatre for Young People

    1. 1
    2. 2
    3. 3
    4. 4
    5. 5

    (19 miles) Toronto

    Arts, drama and kids fun at the Young People's Theatre, with shows perfect for kids as well as drama school if they get inspired!

  • Toronto Police Museum

    1. 1
    2. 2
    3. 3
    4. 4
    5. 5

    (19 miles) 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 ...

  • Royal Ontario Museum

    1. 1
    2. 2
    3. 3
    4. 4
    5. 5

    (19 miles) 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.

  • Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art

    1. 1
    2. 2
    3. 3
    4. 4
    5. 5

    (19 miles) 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 ...

  • Casa Loma

    1. 1
    2. 2
    3. 3
    4. 4
    5. 5

    (20 miles) Toronto

    Explore an incredible castle from the 1910s, with tunnels, suites, secret passages, and a wealth of history!

  • High Park

    1. 1
    2. 2
    3. 3
    4. 4
    5. 5

    (20 miles) 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 ...

  • Bata Shoe Museum

    1. 1
    2. 2
    3. 3
    4. 4
    5. 5

    (20 miles) Toronto

    Uncover treasures at this Toronto based museum - all about SHOES! Explore over 4,500 years of history from around the world - amazing!

  • Hockey Hall of Fame

    1. 1
    2. 2
    3. 3
    4. 4
    5. 5

    (20 miles) Toronto

    Hockey fans will love this hall of fame, with exhibits, 3D film, the largest collection of hockey memorabilia in the WORLD and even the Stanley Cup!

  • The Textile Museum of Canada

    1. 1
    2. 2
    3. 3
    4. 4
    5. 5

    (20 miles) 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.

  • Amazon Indoor Playground

    1. 1
    2. 2
    3. 3
    4. 4
    5. 5

    (20 miles) Toronto

    With a large jungle gym, a puppet theatre and an actual small stage complete with costumes wardrobe, children are presented with a great variety of exciting and different activities to engage in on ...

  • Campbell House Museum

    1. 1
    2. 2
    3. 3
    4. 4
    5. 5

    (20 miles) Toronto

    Campbell House, built in 1822, is the oldest remaining building from the original town of York. The museum endeavours to make history come alive through the use of innovative hands-on approaches to ...

  • Art Gallery of Ontario

    1. 1
    2. 2
    3. 3
    4. 4
    5. 5

    (20 miles) Toronto

    The eighth-largest art museum in North America