Things to do in Canterbury with kids

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Canterbury
A National Historic Landmark museum with 25 original Shaker buildings and 694 acres of nature trails to explore. Families will find hands-on activities scattered throughout the Village ranging from arts and crafts, to dressing up as 19th century Shak...
Concord
Take a journey to the stars: where the sky is no limit, it is just the beginning! Kids can participate in a rocket-making workshop, make a comet, land the space shuttle, try the amateur satellite radio and coo at the models space vessels.
Franklin
The Daniel Webster Birthplace State Historic Site is associated with the birth and early childhood years of Daniel Webster, one of our country's most respected orators and statesmen. While the site affords a view of the early years of Daniel Webster,...
Chichester
Family Fun Park featuring miniature golf, go-karts, batting cages, climbing wall, Jumpsters, Shoot-N-Shower, Aeroball, and ice cream. Great family ambience and adventures for everyone!
Concord
The New Hampshire Historical Society serves thousands of children and adults each year through its Museum of New Hampshire History, research library, educational programs, and award-winning publications.
Krazy Kids
(11 Miles)
Pembroke
A fun and family friendly space where kids are encouraged to keep active, have fun and stay healthy! No video games here!
Jump N Joy
(13 Miles)
Laconia
Jump N Joy is an indoor inflatable family entertainment Center. We know that kids like choices so we have FIVE different bounce houses, arcades and fun items placed throughout the 5000 square feet of space for the children to explore and enjoy.
Warner
Exhibits of Native American objects, special events,and programming. 2.5 acre Medicine Woods Nature Trail. Tipi and Northeast Woodlands lodge frame on grounds. Shop for souvenirs in our giftshop.
Art Escape
(15 Miles)
Laconia
Don't think you are an artist? Walk in to Art Escape and they will help you create a masterpiece! Paint your own ceramics is a great family activity!
Henniker
A Hot Air Balloon ride with What's Up Ballooning is a once in a lifetime experience and should not be missed. On a clear day we can see the White Mountains to the north and Boston to the south. A balloon ride is a wonderful way to explore the natural...
Deerfield
Captain Bill's Charters offers the best deep sea fishing, scuba diving and sightseeing tours in New England. Plan your private fishing trip for cod, haddock, blue fish, shark and tuna., great fun for all the family!
Gilford
Skiing and snowboarding with lessons from 6, 12% green runs, tubing, zipline adventure and terrain park with beginner hill.
Meredith
Enjoy a nostalgic scenic excursion along the shores of the lake. We travel between Meredith & Lakeport always within view of the lake.
Belknap
The M/S Mount Washington is an excursion cruise ship on Lake Winnipesaukeen, NH. It offers scenic cruises, Sunday brunch and dinner dance cruises. The ship stops at 5 ports on the lake, Wolfeboro, Meredith, Alton Bay and Center Harbor, on alternating...
Laconia
Weirs Beach GoKart Track offers a FUN, safe, clean environment for the ULTIMATE interactive racing experience!
Weirs Beach
Monkey Trunks Extreme Aerial Adventure combines zipline and high ropes fun for all ages! Groups are also welcome for tons of fun and they even offer group team building events. Bring the family or groups of friends for a fun day. 3 great locations, W...
Alton Bay
Jay's is a beautiful miniature golf course and ice cream store at the southern tip of Lake Winnipesaukee on Route 11. Come by boat or car!
Hooksett
Kids can have a bouncing fun time at New Hampshire's Largest Inflatable Playground!
Candia
Charmingfare Farm is home to many of the traditional agricultural animals you would expect to see on a farm. Children will enjoy the Oakhurst Dairy Discovery Barn , home to our large "hands-on" petting area.
Hooksett
A fast paced, high energy and colorful environment of over 30,000 square feet, with a full gaming arcade, multi-story laser tag arena and a variety of rides for kids and adults!
Manchester
The center houses an impressive interactive exhibit hall that allows visitors to explore the Merrimack River. The exhibits focus on the Merrimack River watershed, historical use of the Amoskeag area, and river wildlife. Visitors can view live turtles...
Manchester
Skiing and snowboarding with parents and tot lessons beginning at age 3 and around 30% green runs. Also has lift serviced tubing hill.
Manchester
The Currier features European and American paintings, decorative arts, photographs and sculpture, including works by Picasso, Monet, O'Keeffe, Wyeth, and LeWitt with exhibitions, tours, and programs year-round. The museum also offers tours of the Fra...
Manchester
The Museum features the permanent exhibit, Woven in Time: 11,000 Years at Amoskeag Falls, that tells the story of Manchester and the people who have lived and worked here. The story starts with the native peoples who fished at Amoskeag Falls 11,000 y...
Manchester
Feel forces, use mechanical advantage to Lift yourself up, Look through a periscope, Send a whisper across the room! Touch and try exhibits on light, electricity, forces, sound and more!
Wolfeboro
The Wright Museum is a non-profit educational institution dedicated to celebrating Americans' sacrifices and achievements during WWII.
Candia
is a locally-owned and family-run business inspired by New Hampshire's great outdoors, combining the tranquility and beauty of nature with the fun, excitement and adventure of a state of the art water park.
Wolfeboro Falls
An incredible hands-on experience within this museum and hobby shop for those families and kids who just love trains!
Wolfeboro
The oldest small ski area in America offers skiing and snowboarding with lessons available, with 4 of the 7 runs offered being green.
The Fells
(26 Miles)
Newbury
One of New England's finest examples of an early 20th-century summer estate. Enjoy the old garden, rose terrace and Japanese water lily pool.
Manchester
The Lawrence L. Lee Scouting Museum/Max I Silber Scouting Library represents an exciting, unique, and colorful repository for an exceedingly large collection of Boy Scout memorabilia and an exceptional Scouting Library. Artifacts relating to Scouting...
Wolfeboro Falls
The Museum features many of the finest examples of vintage mahogany and antique boats on a rotating basis, including; Garwood, Chris-Craft, Century, Dodge, Penn Yan, Lyman and Hacker. There are runabouts, race-boats, canoes, guide boats, and sail bo...
New Boston
Looking for a different seasonal campground? Well come and take a tour of our campground. We are a family orientated campground, with loads of activities for the children, teens, and adults.
Manchester
Chuck E. Cheese's is a great place to let kids of any age free to run, jump, climb and play on the games, rides and attractions Chuck E. Cheese's has to offer. From the coolest video games and high tech simulator rides to our Skytubes attraction and ...
Holderness
Open meadows, mature forests, and marsh boardwalks connect interactive natural exhibits where native animals reside: black bears, mountain lions, raptors, river otters, bobcats, and more. Spend a day - walk the trails, take a Science Center Lake Crui...
Washington
Heavily wooded and sprinkled with several ponds and wetlands, Pillsbury State Park is one of the more primitive and lesser known gems of the New Hampshire State Park system. Its diversity of habitats makes it home to a great variety of wildlife, incl...
Merrimack
A clean, fun, and family friendly indoor play center in Southern New Hampshire!
Play
(31 Miles)
Lee
Featuring bouncy houses, wooden pirate ship, a race track and play structures, extensive dress up area, climbing wall and toddler area.
Polar Caves Park
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(33 Miles)
Rumney
America's most sensational glacial caves in the most beautiful of woodland settings. Plus kids can have fun panning for gems at the Polar Sluice, or try the family treasure hunt by torchlight in the Klondike Mine!
Somersworth
Family fun with all year round indoor attractions (and seasonal outdoor attractions) where kids can enjoy Laser Tag, Batting Cages and Miniature Golf! To just name a few...!
Litchfield
Featuring two 18 hole mini golf courses, lazer tag, lazer maze, driving range, full arcade and batting cages! Come challenge the "Green Monster" the famous Fenway Park Replica!
Enfield
The mission of the Enfield Shaker Museum is to protect, enhance, and utilize its historical structures, landscape and Shaker cultural heritage.
Derry
The Robert Frost Farm was home to Robert Frost and his family from 1900-1911. Frost, one of the nation's most acclaimed poets whose writings are said to be the epitome of New England, attributed many of his poems to memories from the Derry years. The...
Dover
The Children's Museum of NH offers two floors of unique, interactive exhibits for children ages 1-12 and their families. Explore world cultures, under-sea research, brain waves, dinosaurs, music, nature and much more. Expanded location in a waterfron...
Nashua
Indoor adventure jungle gym and play zone for under 7s featuring slides, inflatable fun, rock wall, toddler zone and plasma cars.
Party PlayLand
(38 Miles)
Hampstead
At Party PlayLand your child is invited to jump, climb, bounce and slide in a brightly decorated center featuring soft, interactive, fun-filled inflatables perfect for children ages 12 months - 10 years old.
Salem
Built by a Native American Culture or a migrant European population? No one knows for sure. A maze of man-made chambers, walls and ceremonial meeting places, America's Stonehenge is most likely the oldest man-made construction in the United States (o...
Nashua
The Head Fairy’s Realm opens for 3 hours, on the 3rd Saturday of July, every year here and this year we are celebrating our 13th year of promoting literacy. With over 45 FREE activities and even more on-stage theatrical and musical entertainment w...
Tamworth
Take a guided working farm tour, visit our gardens, view our exhibits and new exhibits changing every month. Take a scenic walk by foot or by wagon or sleigh ride. A beautiful destination, visited by many artists, media reporters and even NH's own sh...
Friendly Farm
(39 Miles)
Dublin
Wander through five acres and enjoy some of the most agreeable animals you'll ever meet. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in New Hampshire

Top 10 most viewed fun things to do near Canterbury with kids

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The Build Station

(43 Miles) Indoor Play in Salem

2

Space Entertainment Center

(22 Miles) Indoor Play in Hooksett

3

Spooky World

(41 Miles) Theme Parks in Salem

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Bobos Indoor Playground

(37 Miles) Indoor Play in Nashua

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NUThin but GOOD TIMES

(30 Miles) Indoor Play in Merrimack

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Cowabungas Fun Center

(20 Miles) Indoor Play in Hooksett

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Krazy Kids

(11 Miles) Indoor Play in Pembroke

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Field of Dreams

(42 Miles) Things to do for Active Kids in Salem

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Party PlayLand

(38 Miles) Indoor Play in Hampstead

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Play

(31 Miles) Indoor Play in Lee

Fun places to visit in Canterbury with kids

There are so many fun places to go with kids in New Hampshire - great zoos and aquariums, museums, theme parks, water parks and swimming pools, places to visit outdoors (many of which are cheap or free), historical places of interest, activities and indoor play centres for toddlers as well as the usual family tourist attractions - take a lookabove , lots of the best things to do with children in NH