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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...
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...!
Play
(7 Miles)
Lee
Featuring bouncy houses, wooden pirate ship, a race track and play structures, extensive dress up area, climbing wall and toddler area.
Portsmouth
Visitors to Strawbery Banke have the opportunity to experience and imagine how people lived and worked in this typical American neighborhood throughout four centuries of history. Through its restored houses, its featured exhibits, its historic land...
Portsmouth
Rumble Tumble is a child's instructional gym offering fun fitness classes through a child's natural desire to tumble and play. Rumble Tumble is also a huge indoor soft play zone and private party center.
Water Country
(12 Miles)
Portsmouth
offers a variety of water-based activities for all ages and all swim levels including slides, rides, waves, sprays and features on all sides.
York Beach
A great place to enjoy beautiful wild animals and fun rides.
Rye
The Seacoast Science Center is a "must see" for anyone wishing to discover the natural treasures and rich history of coastal New Hampshire. The Center's dramatic seaside setting, interpretive exhibits, and commitment to creating a memorable, personal...
Rye Airfield
(14 Miles)
Rye
50,000 square feet facility cleverly arranged into a dozen sections which allows them to accommodate everything from bikes to skateboards and scooters to inline skates, all at the same time.
Exeter
Well established trail system that provides a number of outdoor opportunities, including cross-country skiing, running and jogging, hiking, orienteering, mountain biking and snowshoeing. It is a fertile wildlife area for a variety of species and pro...
Exeter
Discover the stories behind America's revolutionary past and how they relate to your experiences today by visiting the American Independence Museum. Located in historic Exeter, New Hampshire, the museum features stories of the brave men and women wh...
Wells
Southern Maines coastal campground. Relax and enjoy the ocean breeze at your campsite.
Fuller Gardens
(17 Miles)
North Hampton
Fuller Gardens is a public display garden, located on the ocean, that features over 1700 rose bushes of hundreds of varieties, formal English perennial borders, Japanese Garden and Koi pond, annual displays and a tropical and desert conservatory.
Wells
Get your whole family out for the day in 2,250 acres of beautiful protected land rich in natural wildlife in Maine, filled with trails and exhibits.
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!
Kennebunk
A free, outdoor, professional summer theater in Kennebunk, welcoming families.
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.
Kennebunkport
The Museum contains the "National Collection of American Streetcars" plus collections af rapid transit vehicles, trackles trolleys, and buses. The exhibit "History in Motion" contain a children's space of interactive activities relating to mass ransi...
Amesbury
Big thrills, fast and steep snow tubing, and globe riding...yes please!
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.
Newburyport
Open a new world of adventure to your children that develops them physically, mentally and socially in a positive reinforcing environment. Kids are introduced to climbing through a series of games, group activities, challenging movements, and pure fu...
Party PlayLand
(28 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.
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!
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...
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!
Hooksett
Kids can have a bouncing fun time at New Hampshire's Largest Inflatable Playground!
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!
Krazy Kids
(31 Miles)
Pembroke
A fun and family friendly space where kids are encouraged to keep active, have fun and stay healthy! No video games here!
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...
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...
Newfield
Take a trip back in time to the not-so-long ago and an era of vital importance in the American experience. See displays of over 10,000 artifacts featuring 19th century crafts and trades. Restored collections including more than 60 horse drawn sleigh...
Manchester
Skiing and snowboarding with parents and tot lessons beginning at age 3 and around 30% green runs. Also has lift serviced tubing hill.
Wolfeboro
The Wright Museum is a non-profit educational institution dedicated to celebrating Americans' sacrifices and achievements during WWII.
Wolfeboro Falls
An incredible hands-on experience within this museum and hobby shop for those families and kids who just love trains!
Saco
At Funtown USA, fun comes in all shapes and sizes. The park is the home of Maine's only wooden roller coaster Excalibur, Northern New England's largest vertical thrill ride Dragon's Descent, New England's longest and tallest log flume ride Thunder Fa...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Salem
This family fun center features miniature golf, Victorian Ice Cream Parlor, an arcade, haunted house. Water Wars! And much more, good family fun!
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 ...
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!
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.
Salem
Field of Dreams has a wonderful children's playground, sand volleyball court, a special events stage, small picnic area and walking trails. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in New Hampshire
Old Orchard Beach
Palace Playland is a four-acre, family-oriented amusement park located directly on the shores of the Atlantic Ocean. Admission to the park is always FREE! The park features over 25 rides and attractions. We've added Two New Rides this winter, Wave Sw...
Old Orchard
Come aboard mates and immerse yourself in the world of 18th century pirates! Putt your way through mountain caves, over footbridges and under cascading waterfalls on 2 unique 18-hole courses.
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.
Saco
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...
Saco
Maine's largest water park. The park offers a day of fun and excitement for all ages. From high speed water slides to relaxing on a tube in the wave pool to a round of mini golf. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to...

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

1

The Build Station

(35 Miles) Indoor Play in Salem

2

Space Entertainment Center

(30 Miles) Indoor Play in Hooksett

3

Spooky World

(34 Miles) Theme Parks in Salem

4

Bobos Indoor Playground

(43 Miles) Indoor Play in Nashua

5

NUThin but GOOD TIMES

(36 Miles) Indoor Play in Merrimack

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Cowabungas Fun Center

(30 Miles) Indoor Play in Hooksett

7

Krazy Kids

(31 Miles) Indoor Play in Pembroke

8

Field of Dreams

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

9

Party PlayLand

(28 Miles) Indoor Play in Hampstead

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Play

(7 Miles) Indoor Play in Lee

Fun places to visit in Dover 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