Things to do in Los Angeles with kids

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Los Angeles
Do you have the music in you? You and your family can explore and celebrate the enduring legacies of all forms of music, as well as the history of the Grammys.
Nayas Garden
(3 Miles)
Los Angeles
What separates naya's Garden from the other indoor playground is that it provides an indoor and an outdoor area. Having an outdoor area allows children to experience the fresh air and still be in a safe secure environment.
Los Angeles
A living history museum reflecting the settlement and development of Southern California from the Civil War to the early 20th Century, Heritage Square Museum offers visitors a look into the everyday lives of Southern Californians at the close of the ...
Los Angeles
- offers fun and informative permanent exhibits presented in interactive worlds. Through hands-on experiences in our galleries, you'll learn about human inventions and innovations, the life processes of living things and more. The Science Center also...
Los Angeles
Visit one of the world's most extensive and valuable collections of natural and cultural history. As the largest natural and historical museum in the Western United States and an active research center, NHM safeguards more than 35 million spectacular...
Glendale
Build and battle robots in a game arena!!
Glendale
A fun, playful and colorful indoor playground where kids can create, imagine, play and have fun!
Los Angeles
- an icon of Los Angeles, a national leader in public astronomy, a beloved civic gathering place, and one of southern California's most popular attractions. A good family place to visit if you're looking for fun things to do in Los Angeles with kids.
Los Angeles
Since 1935, Starline Tours provide the most exciting sightseeing tours on Hollywood and Los Angeles. The Movie Stars Homes Tour and the Grand tour of Los Angeles are our best-seller tours, followed by our Double Decker and trolley tour and the new ho...
Eagle Rock
An indoor playground that provides a safe, educational and entertaining environment for children. Roleplay settings, physical play structures and more.
Hollywood
World records to awe, inspire and befuddle. Whimsical and informative, very welcoming to kids with plenty of interactive elements to provide perspective.
Hollywood
Hollywood glitz and glamor in over 35,000 square feet of movie magic, costumes and memorabilia. The whole family will have stars in their eyes in this Los Angeles day out.
Los Angeles
You and your family can hang out with the stars for the day at the Hollywood Wax Museum - the longest running wax museum in the United States!
Hollywood
Hollywood’s Ripley’s Believe it or Not Museum is open to the public! Come and Visit the home to weird class family fun, where you can explore 2 floors with ALL NEW galleries, shows and nearly 300 unusual and fascinating exhibits!
LA City Tours
(6 Miles)
Hollywood
45 of your favorite Hollywood Star Homes! From the stars of yesterday to the mega-stars of today, everyone is sure to see their favorites. Visit the filming locations of Entourage, Charlie's Angels, Get Shorty and Beverly Hills Cop and many MORE.
Los Angeles
he Page Museum is located at the Rancho La Brea Tar Pits in the heart of Los Angeles. Rancho La Brea is one of the world's most famous fossil localities, recognized for having the largest and most diverse assemblage of extinct Ice Age plants and anim...
Hollywood
Step beyond the red carpet. Experience all of the renowned elegance and celebrity glamour that the Home of the Academy Awards. Good idea for family place to visit if you're looking for fun things to do in Los Angeles with kids.
Hollywood
An iconic and historical must see on any visit to Los Angeles - TCL Chinese Theatre (previously Graumans)
Los Angeles
Take your family to enjoy the largest art museum in the western United States!
South Pasedena
Amys Playground is a haven for kids and parents alike. We feature a large 3000 sq feet air-conditioned facility filled with toys to challenge kids bodies and minds, regardless of the weather outside. In addition, our carpeted playground is shoe-free....
Los Angeles
Explore the evolution of the Automobile and its impact on our culture. Experience the last 100 years of automotive history at our museum and here on our web site. There is always something new to discover for the whole family.
Sunset Ranch
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(7 Miles)
Hollywood
A fun and relaxing way to spend a few hours with beautiful horses and spectacular views.
Los Angeles
Home to more than 1,100 animals representing more than 250 different species.
Los Angeles
The Zimmer Childrens Museum is dedicated to teaching people about the BIG IDEAS of global citizenship, community responsibility, and cultural sensitivity. Our mission is to promote values that help make a better society through interactive learnin...
Jungle Zone
(7 Miles)
Glendale
Bruise-less, mess-less Laser Tag, the combat simulation game played with infra red. Spread over two floors with access ramps, immersive and exciting fun for kids over 44".
Los Angeles
Under the Sea is the newest, fun, unique, exciting, most talked about children's entertainment center. Beautiful floor-to-ceiling murals depict the world under the sea, with pirates, mermaids, and other sea life. As different as all kids are, they ...
Toluca Lake
We operate our 7" gauge model trains for the general public to ride from 11 am - 3 pm every Sunday (weather permitting). except for the Sunday before Memorial Day and the first Sunday in October. The gate is open from 10:45 am to 3 pm. Train rides be...
Los Angeles
The Travel Town Transportation Museum is an outdoor museum which preserves and celebrates the railroad heritage of the western United States--its history and its artifacts. Particular thematic emphasis is placed on the history of Southern California ...
Los Angeles
Welcome to The Treehouse Social Club, a magical place where families can connect with each other and spend quality time together, where kids are embraced while everyone's different needs are catered to!
South Gate
Traditional golf course to a modern standard, offering basic play, tournaments, lessons, and groups, all on attractively landscaped Par 3 holes. Family friendly.
Pasadena
Located on nearly 3.5 acres in Pasadena, CA, Kidspace Children’s Museum has more than 40 hands-on exhibits, in addition to its outdoor spaces, programs and activities designed to encourage a child’s growth and development through exploration of t...
Universal City
If you could have any superpower, what would it be? To fly?....Well....okay then! VISITED AND RECOMMENDED BY FAMILYDAYSOUT!
Universal City
It's the chance of a lifetime to be completely immersed in the glamour and excitement of Hollywood. Visited and recommended by FamilyDaysOut. Great idea for fun things to do with kids in Los Angeles. New features include Diagon Alley!
Burbank
See behind the scenes and into the scenes of your favourite movies at the worlds largest busiest motion picture and television studio.
Pasadena
A fascinating permanent collection of more than 15,000 works of art for those art loving families to spend the day immersed in. The artworks depict compelling stories of the lives of people across Asia and the Pacific region, from ancient times to t...
Eco Station
(9 Miles)
Culver City
Features incredible hands-on lessons of ecology and environmentalism whilst encountering tropical birds, exotic reptiles, wildcats and ocean life in a tropical jungle setting. Guided tour only.
Los Angeles
Each year the Museum serves over 300,000visitors, including students, educators, law enforcement officials, corporate professionals, and community members from the USA and around the world.
Montebello
Provides pony rides, train rides, petting zoo, picnic area, playground and kids' birthday parties.
Culver City
Take the Sony Pictures Studios Tour and step back into a legendary time. Located on one of the world\'s most famous studio lots, our walking tour gives you a rare glimpse of old Hollywood\'s glory days and an insider\'s view of a state-of-the-art mot...
Burbank
Rockin' Kids Burbank is a fun, safe and bright indoor play center for kids to play, imagine and create!
The Coop
(10 Miles)
Studio City
The COOP. A Cool, modern playspace for kids, that doesn't forget the adults desire to be in a space that caters to them as well (hello...CAPPUCCINO BAR!!!!). The COOP is open, it is clean, it is modern, and its lots of fun.
Burbank
Provides young kids with a new perspective on how Asian history became a unique part of American history and cinema. From anime to martial arts films, art, music and more.
Burbank
Flappers Comedy Club in Burbank presents our one-of-a-kind "Two Milk Minimum" Family-friendly Comedy Show, where a rotating cast of headlining comedians, magicians, and novelty acts (as seen on David Letterman, The Disney Channel, and Nickelodeon) de...
Pasadena
A fun, colorful and magical indoor playground for kids of all ages to enjoy in Pasadena, California!
Flintridge
A fun eco-friendly play area for those active kids under 8.
Compton
The outer ring boasts ledges, elevation changes, euro gaps, rails, transitions, wallrides and a corner pyramid. At the center of the park is a nice kidney bowl. The kidney turns left and is topped with steel coping. It's also all downhill and plenty ...
Kids Castle
(11 Miles)
Burbank
Family Entertainment taken to a whole new level FANTASTIC food with plenty of fun and excitement for all ages. Centrally Located in Burbank California at:
Altadena
Under the Sea is the newest, fun, unique, exciting, most talked about children\'s entertainment center. Beautiful floor-to-ceiling murals depict the world under the sea, with pirates, mermaids, and other sea life. As different as all kids are, they...
Golf N Stuff
(12 Miles)
Norwalk
Miniature Golf (4 courses, 18 holes each),Lit'l Indy Race Cars,(Go-Karts),Disk'O Thrill Ride,Bumper Boats,Bumper Cars,Cannonball Express Train (Kiddie Train)Snack Bar Over 140 Arcade Games in 2 arcades
Santa Monica
Flying fun with interpretive exhibits on the history of flight and the growth of the aviation and aerospace industry within Southern California - including a fun flight simulator!

Top 10 most viewed fun things to do near Los Angeles with kids

1

Magical Playground

(10 Miles) Indoor Play in Pasadena

2

Balboa Fun Zone

(37 Miles) Kids Fun in Newport Beach

3

The Treehouse Social Club

(8 Miles) Indoor Play in Los Angeles

4

Wildlife Waystation

(20 Miles) Zoos in Angeles National Forest

5

Gardens of the World

(36 Miles) National Parks / Natural World in Thousand Oaks

6

Two Milk Minimum

(10 Miles) Childrens Entertainment in Burbank

7

Grins and Giggles Indoor Playground

(15 Miles) Indoor Play in Santa Fe Springs

8

Zamora Park

(13 Miles) National Parks / Natural World in El Monte

9

Paint Pals Clubhouse

(34 Miles) Kids Fun in Simi Valley

10

Boomers

(34 Miles) Kids Fun in Upland

Fun places to visit in Los Angeles with kids

California is the kind of fun place that both adults and kids will enjoy – your only problem, is going to be finding the time to fit all the great places to visit in! Because many of California's must-see attractions offer kid-friendly activities and exhibits, you won't have to miss out on any of the state's diverse culture and history. As you explore the multitude of fun things to do in California with kids, you'll definitely create memories that will last and last - and you can watch them back on video for years to come if you’ve got a shocking memory like me!

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There are so many fun places to go with kids in California - 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 look above, lots of the best things to do with children in CA