Things to do in Defiance with kids

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Delphos
Offering inflatable bounce houses, obstacle courses and slides; 9 hole safari themed glow in the dark mini golf; plus skill games. Please note limited public opening hours.
Chuck E Cheese
(37 Miles)
Lima
Indoor play zones split into toddler, kids and skill games areas, attached to a family restaurant.
Lima
Offering 2 mini golf courses, bumper boats, go karts, bating cages, inflatables and laser tag!
Bowling Green
Hands-on history exhibit plus over 30 rooms that explore local and Ohio history. Many free family-friendly events and programs for children. Traveling suitcase museums great for classrooms too! Beautiful grounds for walks or picnics.
Lima
The Allen County Museum has something for everyone. Our campus includes the main Museum (including the Children
Lima
Featuring Metro Park Beach, which offers a raindrop play fountain, 10' extreme water slide, surf slide and mermaid fountain. Plus 9 hole frisbee golf course, adventure play equipment, sand volleyball court and horseshoe pits.
Lima
30 spacious campsites available with 3 handicap accessible sites and 8 pull through sites for larger RVs. Water and electric hook ups throughout.
Findlay
We are all about the art of building with Legos! We offer Birthday Parties, Kid's Free Play, Summer Camps, Afterschool Programs, programs for Boy Scouts and Girls Scouts and other non-profit organizations. Learning Math, Science, Technology and E...
Sylvania
Features include 5 inflatables, 4 swing sets and a dedicated toddler area, plus 18 hole glow in the dark mini golf.
Fort Wayne
Their patented style of fun with trampoline covered floors and walls provided high level angular bounces kids can't get enough of. Session types include open jump, 3D Dodgeball and SkyRobics fitness classes.
Fort Wayne
As well as the main enclosures, included here is a Family Farm animal petting facility, Tree Top Trail, African Journey safari fun, plus Dr. Diversity’s Research Station with hands on researcher roleplay using microscopes and more.
Hillsdale
A family campground located on Boot Lake in Hillsdale, Michigan. Whether you're here all summer, or just a weekend, you'll enjoy this quiet campground located on one of six connected, all-sports lakes. Spend the day fishing on Boot Lake or take the...
Toledo
A museum for plants, Toledo Botanical Garden offers visitors the opportunity to share, discover and enjoy nature's beauty. With over sixty acres of display gardens and relevant plant collections, TBG is full of beauty, tranquility and opportunities f...
Fort Wayne
Fort Wayne's newest Family Destination - a 'Paint & Take' Art Studio where people of all ages and interests can enjoy the simple pleasures of painting. For the price of a movie ticket you get to create and then take home a personalized work of art t...
Toledo Zoo
(46 Miles)
Toledo
With over 5,300 animals representing over 760 species, The Toledo Zoo is one of the worlds most complete zoos it's also the regions top family destination! One of the many fun family places to visit if you're looking for things to do in Toledo for ki...
Toledo
Chuck E. Cheese's features age appropriate games, rides, prizes, food and entertainment that children of all ages from toddlers to big kids will love.
Java Mama
(47 Miles)
Fort Wayne
Indoor cafe with play area and relaxing cafe area for parents.
Toledo
Designed with kids and families in mind the museum flows neatly through timelines and historical aspects while interactive elements include a Fingerprint Comparitor from the 80s.
Adrian Skatery
(48 Miles)
Adrian
We are a wholesome family entertainment center dedicated to providing skaters of all ages a clean friendly environment to enjoy skating with their families and friends!
Toledo
The Toledo Museum of Art collection of more than 30,000 works of art ranks among the finest in the United States. In our more than 35 galleries, Sculpture Garden, and new Glass Pavilion, discover important, popular, and outstanding works of art.
Toledo
Defy gravity as you ride a bicycle 20 feet above the ground, be a human Yo Yo 13ft in the air, or taker a breathtaking ride on their virtual roller coaster. A fascinating day out for kids of all ages with a special area for the small ones with bite s...
Toledo
A history of local firefighting plus a training room where kids learn how to manage and escape from a fire in the home. Free, with very limited opening.
Geneva
Dip into Amish history with traditional (or slightly more luxurious!) camping and activities such as swimming, fishing, playgrounds, bingo, gospel music, open air movie showings and of course the famous free kettle popcorn!
Columbia City
Enjoy mini golf, go karting, batting cages, climbing wall, driving range, arcade and several fairground style rides.
Albion
Spend the day with beautiful, rescued exotic animals in this non-profit animal sanctuary.
New Bremen
A beautiful museum with one of the largest collection of bicycles in the world.
Splash Universe
(1)
(59 Miles)
Dundee
Indoor water park featuring adventure slides, lazy river, zero entry Lil’ Squirt Pool, huge water play Treehouse area and a family spa!
Fremont
Come see where Civil War hero and 19th U.S. President Rutherford B. Hayes lived, and learn about his life as a soldier, Congressman, Ohio governor and President.
Zero G Rentals
(66 Miles)
Monroe
Tired of boring birthday parties? Zero G Rentals is the cure! Specializing in home delivery, we deliver the best for less!
Fremont
We are electric slot car racing. We are great family fun and entertainment. It is a great hobby, It dates back to the 1960's.
Jackson
Indoor bounce house for children. Seven large bounce toys, play areas, drawing area, baby area, birthday rooms for parties. Television and internet for parents. Lots of bouncing fun!
Jackson
Classic family friendly roller skating, plus laser tag arena!
Albion
An exciting and highly interactive museum that provides a wide variety of hands-on programs for children ages 0 to 10. Activities include roleplay, construction, water raceway and crafts.
Ann Arbor
The Creature Conservancy
Athens
A reptile and amphibian rescue zoo, homing and rehabilitating creatures in need in naturalistic habitats for you and your kids to visit in safety.
Sauder Village
(72 Miles)
Archbold
Experience how families lived over 100 years ago! Visit with costumed interpreters, watch working craftsmen, and try various hands-on activities. Lots of special events too like Quilt Show, Dairy Days, Apple Butter Making, Doll Show and more! Inn, Ca...
Sturgis
Nottawa Fruit Farm is a family-owned business which specializes in home-grown produce and family experiences. We take great pride in providing the highest quality products possible in our farm market and wholesome activities which help your family c...
The TreeHouse
(1)
(73 Miles)
Chelsea
They have awesome slides, a smaller enclosed area for babies and toddlers, swinging bridges, and a simply gigantic tree house to climb and explore! Grown ups welcome to join in!
Ann Arbor
The game is a combination of basketball and Jai-Alai, played from an electric bumper car.If you haven't tried it, gather a group of friends and come over. It's a blast! One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with k...
Grass Lake
Horseback Trail Riding at Waterloo Rec.
Ann Arbor
A fascinating indoor zoo experience for kids and families featuring unusual reptiles, amphibians, invertebrates, birds, and other exhibits.
Jungle Java
(75 Miles)
Ann Arbor
Jungle Java is a fun indoor playcenter where it's 'cool' to play for kids and relaxing for the adults! Let the kids run wild while you enjoy some time with friends or play along with your kids in The Jungle. Toddlers can enjoy a separate area designe...
Bowling Green
Mobile Outdoor Laser Tag
Ann Arbor
Science and Technology Center with 4 floors filled with over 250 interactive hands-on exhibits to inspire people to discover the wonder of science, math and technology.
Ann Arbor
Exhibits include displays on prehistoric life with the most extensive dinosaur exhibits in the state of Michigan, Michigan wildlife, anthropology, geology, and a Planetarium. A new gallery for temporary exhibits was created in 2005.
Ypsilanti
Epic 54 hole outdoor mini golf plus batting cages and large games room.
Turtle Cove
(1)
(78 Miles)
Belleville
Features include two waterslides, a lazy river to float along, 300-gallon dumping bucket and a zero-depth entry pool with lap lanes.
Belleville
Features on offer include par-3 golf course, paved hike and bike trails, shoreline fishing and canoeing, pond skating, sports and a water park.
Binder Park Zoo
(1)
(78 Miles)
Battle Creek
Binder Park Zoo offers quality programming using exotic animals delivered by professional staff with a dedication to conserving wildlife. Online registration is currently available for our Camps, Overnight Safari, and Zoo Snooze Programs!
Piatt Castles
(79 Miles)
West Liberty
Fascinating historical castles that showcase over 200 years of history of Ohio and it's people.

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

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The Kangaroo Cave

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Sylvania Playland

(42 Miles) Indoor Play in Sylvania

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Imagination Station

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Snapology of Findlay

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Toledo Zoo

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Little Squirts Sports Park

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Toledo Police Museum

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Allen County Museum

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Chuck E Cheese

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Toledo Botanical Garden

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Fun places to visit in Defiance with kids

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