Things to do in KIRKLAND 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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  • Pump It Up

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    (2 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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    (3 miles) Redmond

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

  • Paint Away

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    (4 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.

  • MetroDemic Scavenger Hunts

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    (5 miles) Bellevue

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

  • Adventura Aerial Adventure Park

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    (5 miles) Woodinville

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

  • Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture

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    (5 miles) Seattle

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

  • Japanese Tea Gardens

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    (5 miles) Seattle

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

  • Woodland Park Zoo

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    (7 miles) Seattle

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

  • Country Village

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    (7 miles) Bothell

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

  • Queen of Seattle Paddle Wheel Cruises

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    (7 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.

  • Chihuly Garden and Glass

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    (7 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 ...

  • Future of Flight Aviation Center and Boeing Tour

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    (7 miles) Seattle

    As part of the tour, visitors will tour the largest building in the world by volume (472,000,000 cubic feet). On the Boeing flight line, visitors will see airplanes in various stages of flight test ...

  • Gameworks Seattle

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    (8 miles) Seattle

    Two Levels of arcade fun wait for you at this entertainment complex!

  • KidsQuest Childrens Museum

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    (8 miles) Bellevue

    Explore, play and learn together at KidsQuest Children's Museum! Enjoy hours of delight and discovery at this innovative hands-on museum to engage kids from infancy to age eight.

  • Ride The Ducks Of Seattle

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    (8 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 ...

  • EMP Museum

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    (8 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!

  • Northwest African American Museum

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    (8 miles) Seattle

    Presents the stories, history and culture of African Americans in the Pacific Northwest. Engaging exhibitions, hands-on projects, and docent led tours available.

  • The Space Needle

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    (8 miles) Seattle

    Built in 1962, the Space Needle served as the symbol of that year's World's Fair. It has since become the symbol of Seattle, and one of the most recognizable structures in the world. The privately ...

  • Seattle Art Museum

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    (8 miles) Seattle

    SAM is one museum with three sites: the Seattle Art Museum Downtown, the Seattle Asian Art Museum in Volunteer Park and the Olympic Sculpture Park on the waterfront in Belltown.

  • Pacific Science Center

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    (8 miles) Seattle

    Curiosity and discovery is ignited in this Seattle science center, with exhibits designed to teach kids about STEM subjects through play!

  • Seattle Aquarium

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    (8 miles) Seattle

    Kids can discover more about the amazing Puget Sound that surrounds you, with interactive fun and underwater adventure that will amaze!

  • Argosy Cruises and Tillicum Village

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    (8 miles) Seattle

    A family-owned and locally-operated Seattle company, offering guests public and private cruises, Royal Argosy brunch, lunch and dinner cruises and the Tillicum Village Salmon Bake experience.

  • Highland Ice Arena

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    (8 miles) Shoreline

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

  • Play Date Cafe

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    (10 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.

  • The Root Beer Store Tastings

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    (11 miles) Lynnwood

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

  • Lynnwood Ice Center

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    (11 miles) Lynnwood

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

  • Phillips County Museum

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    (11 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 ...

  • Seattle Chinese Garden

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    (11 miles) Seattle

    A cultural and natural experience as you explore this traditional Chinese garden in Seattle, with 5 acres of features.

  • Museum Of Flight

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    (12 miles) Seattle

    Experience flight as you never have before. Step into the Personal Courage Wing and experience stories of courage as told through a collection of 28 fighter aircraftin a setting that will simply ...

  • Color Me Mine Mill Creek

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    (12 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!

  • Willis Tucker Park

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    (13 miles) Snohomish

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

  • Castle Ice

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    (14 miles) Renton

    Activities include public open skates, broomball, hockey, figure skating and learn to skate programs. Walkers skating aids available.

  • Gymagine Kids Gymnastics

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    (14 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 & ...

  • Remlinger Farms

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    (15 miles) Carnation

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

  • Kids Discovery Museum

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    (15 miles) Bainbridge Island

    A fun museum JUST for kids where they can explore and learn through interactive play, as they use their imagination, discovery and grow!