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Agawam
Thrill seekers come in all sizes. That's why we have tons of great fun for little ones to enjoy on their own and with parents. These rides spin, fly and promise to take kids on magical journeys that are perfect for their height and age.
Boston
Do you have the nerve to go head to head with Pharaoh? 5W!TS presents a mind-bending adventure of sights, sounds and action that's sure to get under your skin!
Florence
Look Park is a place of both active and passive recreation including exciting seasonal attractions such as Bumper Boats, Pedal Boats, 18 holes of Mini-Golf, and a Steamer Train ride!
East Wareham
Great day out at family water park with wave pool, swimming pool and miniature golf - tubes, slides etc. One of many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in Massachusetts
Douglas
Everyone will enjoy swimming in crystal-clear Whitins Reservoir, riding our (3) 300'waterslides (all with unlimited rides!), or just relaxing in our clean well-groomed grounds.
Danvers
Designed to delight every age and interestand to be an affordable anytime getawayCoCo Key Water Park has all the funand relaxationyou can handle. In addition to 65,000 square feet of thrilling water adventure, it offers a host of popular amenities
Hyannis
Do the wave at the exclusive 8,200 square foot CAPE CODDER INDOOR WAVE POOL, complete with 2-foot waves, 80-foot and 50-foot water slides, waterfalls, soothing 24-person whirlpool, dancing water fountains and two saunas.
Attleboro
Combined with an award-winning playground and exciting educational programs, the Zoo is sure to delight the young and young at heart. Whether it's watching the Lions wrestle, coming face-to-face with a Snow Monkey, staring at a snake or relaxing in o...
Dorchester
Great Zoo divided into 10 main areas: Tropical Forest, Serengeti, Kalahari Kingdom, Outback, Giraffe Savannah, Bird World, Butterfly Landing, Children's World, Tiger and African Wild Dogs
South Deerfield
The 8,000-square foot conservatory is home to nearly 4,000 free-flying butterflies from all over the world. One of many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in Massachusetts
Boston
Coral reefs, from the Bahamas and the tropical Pacific to Australia. Meet lionfish and stonefish, some of the most poisonous fish in the sea. Great idea for family places to visit if you're looking for fun things to do in Boston with kids.
Stoneham
Highlights of Stone Zoo's collection include the snow leopards of Himalayan Highlands, bald eagles of Yukon Creek, hornbills and emperor tamarins of Windows to the Wild, and jaguars and cougars of Treasures of the Sierra Madre.
Westford
At any given time, the atrium may contain up to 500 butterflies representing as many as 50 different species from around the world, although butterflies which are native to the New England region are featured whenever possible.
New Bedford
The Zoo's Education Department and zookeeper staff offer a range of programs to enhance your zoo experience. See how zookeepers provide enrichment activities to keep the zoo's animals active and healthy. Learn about biofacts and how animals live in t...
Woods Hole
Kids especially love the "touch tank," where they can reach into tide pools filled with starfish and sea cucumbers. Other displays include sea turtles, lobster and wolffish. One of many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with ...
Springfield
The Zoo features exotic and indigenous animals representing a large variety of species found throughout the world and in North America.
Mendon
The Skyfari Sky Ride takes you over the Deer Forest, then up close to the Chimp Exhibit, onward as you “fly” over the Mandrills, soar over the Camels and Watusi... An amazing ride.... all you need to do, is just sit back and enjoy the beauty a...
Bolton
Animal Adventures offers hands-on exotic animal programs that are a fun, learning experience, no matter what birthday you are celebrating from 1-100. Meet the animals, hear interesting stories and information about them, and get up-close. Controlled...
North Andover
Visit the Smolak Farms, you will find animals such as Baby sheep, llamas, alpacas, golden pheasants, fallow deer, peafowl, goats, zebu cow, swans, rabbits, chickens and so much more!
West Yarmouth
Get an up close look at the friendly animals in the farmyard and discover how they came to be such an important part of the human life. One of the many fun family places to visit if you're looking for things to do in Cape Cod for kids
Ludlow
Lupa Zoo is a conservation and education institution demonstrating the value, beauty and interdependence of all living things.
Norton
Charming and compassionate animal sanctuary caring long term for now over 200 abandoned and mistreated creatures the kids can watch.
Peabody
Plenty of friendly farm animals and a small playground for children under about 5 to enjoy before learning about fruit.
New Bedford
Educational marine resource with Living Exhibits and touch tanks, hands on learning in the Explorers' Zone, Discovery Bay with toys and activities, and a 3D planetary display.
Boston
The fun begins as soon as you board your "DUCK", a W.W.II style amphibious landing vehicle. First, you'll be greeted by one of our legendary ConDUCKtors, who'll be narrating your tour. Then you're off on a journey like you've never had before!
Barnstable
Highlight your Cape Cod vacation with an unforgettable cruise aboard the Mid-Cape's only Whale Watch. The high speed state-of-the-art vessel sails dailyMay through Octoberfrom picturesque Barnstable Harbor.
Provincetown
Daily Trips begin at 10 AM and ending with the special sunset tour at 5:30 PM. The daily trips are a one hour narrated tour through the historic sand dunes and National Seashore Park.
Boston
Visit the park where the Babe pitched, The Kid hit, Yaz dazzled and Ortiz still thrills young fans today. Soak up the rich history; hear the echoes of the past. Visit the Green Monster, imagine being one of the "Knights of the Keyboard" as you see th...
Boston
Get ready for more thrills, more laughs and more speed than you ever imagined as you zip across the ocean at up to 40 miles per hour. Dont worry, though; a ride on Codzilla is as entertaining as it is thrilling. The wind roars. The music blares. And ...
Boston
Take the ultimate tour of Boston with On Location Tours' Boston TV & Movie Sites bus tour or Boston Movie Mile walking tour. Great idea for family places to visit if you're looking for fun things to do in Boston with kids.
South easton
Established in 1878, the Simpson Spring Company is one of the oldest independent bottling plants in the United States, providing pure bottled spring water and all-natural, hand-mixed soda in a variety of classic favors. Bottling all its products on s...
Boston
Got Pizza? Discover historic Boston slice by delicious slice! Boston Pizza Tours has developed unique and educational walking tours, exploring Boston's most historic neighborhoods. Mixing food, fun and history like never before - at Boston Pizza T...
Natick
Families discover fascinating trivia facts about Boston and its history on either a PhotoWalks Tour or Photo Scavenger Hunt. Participants learn how to see and think creatively using photography as a way to develop keen observation skills. All age...
West Roxbury
A colourfully fun indoor playground for those energetic and creative children 6 and under.
Woburn
The Klubhouse is an indoor playspace complete with 2 giant bouncies, plasma car racetrack, pirate ship, and castle. Ideal for ages 0-10 yrs.
Plymouth
Imagination Island an indoor playground in Boston area. With 5,500 square feet of island-themed play space, children ages 1-8 (and adults!) will be entertained for hours!
Carver
Kids playland with Mega Climber / Kid Friendly arcade & Toddler town. Parents Room and Laser Tag
Boston
Fun indoor play in Boston with inflated bounce, fun play-cars, ball-pool, kid's gym, books, puzzles, Lego, dolls, dress up, computers....it's play time for kids 6 and under!
Taunton
Colourful indoor playground designed for children ages 9 months to 10 years. The playground is great for parties or just to get the kids out of the house!
Cohasset
Playdipity is an indoor playspace for children ages 5 and under. It is a place where young children and their caregivers can come together to experience the excitement of serendipitous play. In our "playroom for pretend," children can enjoy unstruc...
Pembroke
Jungle Jake's is a fun and creative indoor play center for kids up aged from 1 to 12!
North Attleboro
Family friendly indoor kids play center with open play times for those under 8, toys, bouncers and birthday parties!
Lawrence
An fun and interactive educational play space for kids with activities including a child sized grocery store, a HUGE dinosaur climbing structure, reading areas as well as an arts and crafts area. Play time!
Leominster
A fun-filled and creative environment for kids under 8, with a lovely soft playground, exciting toys, art and crafts area, educational and family-oriented events, and a dedicated crawler area.
Leominster
Bouncingly fun play for kids in Massachusetts featuring a multi level indoor treehouse, dual rider inflatable slides and a bounce house, as well as activities in science and crafts.
Foxboro
Cheerleading fun for kids 9 months to 5 years where they can play and learn gymnastics and creative movement.
Stoughton
A fun and active play center with an inflatable play area, terrific multi-level adventure play structure, family friendly mini tenpin bowling and thrilling laser tag!
Foxboro
A fun family friendly indoor playspace for those creative and active kids up to 7 years of age.
Northampton
Multi level space themed adventure physical play plus dedicated toddler area and imagination role play zones.
Maynard
Multi level indoor soft play, plus series of roleplay settings, ball pit, bouncy house, soft toys for infants and toddlers, kiddie gym equipment.

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

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BB Kidz Klub

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The Great Escape Playcafe

Indoor Play in Leominster

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Kidsports

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The Klubhouse

Indoor Play in Woburn

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Universal Kids

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LEGOLAND Discovery Center Boston

Indoor Play in Somerville

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Inside Playground

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Kidville

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PlayTown Express

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Kids Fun Stop

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Fun places to visit in Massachusetts with kids

Massachusetts 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 Massachusetts'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 Massachusetts 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!

Massachusetts

There are so many fun places to go with kids in Massachusetts - 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 MA