Things to do in ARLINGTON with kids

Rich in culture, history and natural beauty, Washington is where you can be in the bustling city one minute, then looking out across the rugged cliffs that hug the Pacific Ocean the next.

With over 200 National Parks, rainforest, mountains, water parks, skating rinks, go-karting tracks, fairs and farms, where are so many fun things to do in Washington with kids!

There are museums galore covering a HUGE range of topics, from the interactive KidsQuest Childrens Museum, to the Bremerton Bug Museum filled with creepy crawlies!  History comes back to life at places like the 1880s Pioneer Farm Museum, and the fascinating Queen of Seattle Paddle Wheel Cruises.

Got active kids? Don’t you worry! Across there state there are so many activities for them, like the soaring iFLY Seattle, or the extreme G6 AirPark or Deep Forest Challenge - all great for kids AND adults!

And we haven’t even begun mentioning everything!

Washington is the only US state named after a president. If it was named after fun things to do for kids, it would be never ending!

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  • The Outback Kangaroo Farm

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    (2 miles) Arlington

    A zoo with a difference in Washington, with exotic animal tours where you can interact! Great family fun!

  • Bryant Blueberry Farm

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    (3 miles) Arlington

    Bryant Blueberry Farm and Nursery is a family-owned, child-friendly farm in the Pacific Northwest near Seattle, using sound environmental and sustainable agricultural methods providing a safe and fun ...

  • Marysville Skate Inn

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    (10 miles) Marysville

    The Marysville Skate Inn is your place for family entertainment.

  • Comcast Community Ice Rink

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    (16 miles) Everett

    Offers public skating on their NHL regulation 200’ x 85’ size ice sheet, with lessons available and regular events.

  • Imagine Children's Museum

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    (16 miles) Everett

    Where FUN begins and LEARNING never ends with hands-on exhibits for kids ages 12 months to 12 years and their family, school group or other organizations.

  • Jungle Playland

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    (19 miles) Mount Vernon

    offer a huge multi level jungle themed adventure play frame and additional features like a riding lion, plus extensive under 3 zone, super space maze and arcade. Outdoor summer splash park available ...

  • Childrens Museum of Skagit County

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    (21 miles) Burlington

    Several role, imagination and construction play settings with fun educational bias. There's a toddler farmyard and an underwater themed sandbox for the smaller ones, plus painting and gluing for all ...

  • Skagit Skate

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    (21 miles) Burlington

    The Skagit Skating Club classes are open to all boys and girls regardless of experience. Different ages and abilities will be grouped together. Parents may skate at no charge if they wish to help ...

  • Flying Heritage Collection

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    (22 miles) Everett

    A premier aviation attraction for all ages, offering a glimpse into a powerful era of history that changed our world.

  • Traxx Indoor Racing

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    (22 miles) Mukilteo

    Super cool racing with thrilling options for ages 3 and up! Plus velcro wall, climbing wall, bounce house and crazy Turbo Toilet Racers!

  • Gymagine Kids Gymnastics

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    (23 miles) Mukilteo

    When you combine creative and skilled gymnastics teachers with imaginative and enthusiastic children, you get GYMagine! Increase fitness, develop strength & balance, promote coordination & ...

  • Willis Tucker Park

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    (23 miles) Snohomish

    A beautiful and forested 84 acre park in Washington State, with spray pad, walking trails, farmers markets, movies, and more!

  • Color Me Mine Mill Creek

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    (24 miles) Mill Creek

    A paint your own ceramics studio with everything you'll need including friendly, trained professionals to help bring out the artist in you!

  • The Blue Fox Drive In and Karting

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    (26 miles) Oak Harbor

    Classic drive in experiences at the Blue Fox in Washington State, with great kids films and a karting track!

  • Play Date Cafe

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    (27 miles) Lynnwood

    Boasts a whole play town including cafe, theatre, fire and train stations stocked with role playing toys and dress up costumes. Plus climbing structures and ride ons with play road. For under 6s.

  • Lynnwood Ice Center

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    (28 miles) Lynnwood

    Offers a classic family slide around accompanied by state-of-the-art surround sound system.

  • The Root Beer Store Tastings

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    (28 miles) Lynnwood

    Spend those summer days with free root beer tastings! Delicious!

  • Country Village

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    (29 miles) Bothell

    A village of quaint shops interspersed with kids' play area, a duck pond and a little railway. Great for younger children.

  • Highland Ice Arena

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    (32 miles) Shoreline

    Family run ice rink with public sessions and lessons available, plus Ice Hockey, Pick Up Hockey and Broomball.

  • Adventura Aerial Adventure Park

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    (32 miles) Woodinville

    A thrilling outdoor climbing experience filled with challenges for those active kids over 7 years old!

  • Phillips County Museum

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    (32 miles) Malta

    Included in our displays are; early plains Indian artifacts, homesteading days, ranching and farming in Phillips County, mining, early day schools, mercantile, doctor's office, and many wildlife ...

  • Pump It Up

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    (34 miles) Kirkland

    Our specially-designed inflatable equipment, clean facility, and commitment to excellent service make us a great choice.

  • Willows Run Put Put Golf

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    (35 miles) Redmond

    A themed 18 hole putting course, with special effects, geared towards kids and families.

  • Paint Away

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    (37 miles) Redmond

    A creative space for kids to express themselves and their inner artist as they paint anything they choose from a huge ceramics selection.

  • Woodland Park Zoo

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    (38 miles) Seattle

    Animal fun for families since 1899, with over 90 acres to explore, and over 1,000 animals to visit!

  • Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture

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    (38 miles) Seattle

    Discovery awaits all families who are curious about the natural wonders of Washington state, the Pacific Northwest, and the Pacific Rim!

  • Remlinger Farms

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    (40 miles) Carnation

    Bunnies, goats, piggies, cows...PLUS county fairs, pony rides, steam trains, ferris wheels...an amazing fun family farm!

  • Japanese Tea Gardens

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    (40 miles) Seattle

    3.5 acres of beautiful Japanese gardens in Seattle, with free weekend public tours and cultural fun for the whole family.

  • MetroDemic Scavenger Hunts

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    (40 miles) Bellevue

    Save the city of Bellevue from a deadly disease with this online scavenger hunt, great for those active kids!

  • Queen of Seattle Paddle Wheel Cruises

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    (41 miles) Seattle

    A treat for kids excited by boats, as they can watch the 1884 steam engines as they turn the paddle wheel! Great to learn all about the history of Seattle during the Yukon Gold Rush days.

  • Arne Hanna Aquatic Center

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    (41 miles) Bellingham

    The main attraction is the beach entry pool with the 135 foot water slide, but it also offers a 25 yard lane swimming pool and dive tank with 1m springboard.

  • Bellingham Sportsplex

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    (41 miles) Bellingham

    offers indoor soccer, ice skating and ice hockey both as public sessions and training classes.

  • Chihuly Garden and Glass

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    (41 miles) Seattle

    A visually stunning exhibition garden guaranteed to mesmerise children, with monumental sculptures, lush landscape and colourful little discoveries lying in wait everywhere you look - in the stunning ...

  • EMP Museum

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    (41 miles) Seattle

    A fun and fascinating pop culture museum in Seattle for kids and parents, with exhibits on Star Wars, Jimi Hendrix, and other amazing topics!

  • Ride The Ducks Of Seattle

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    (41 miles) Seattle

    Tour Seattle by land and water on a 90-min adventure tour on a World War II amphibious landing craft! Great fun for the entire family! One of many places to go if you're looking for fun things to do ...