Kids Fun in Massachusetts

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Boston
Visit the Skywalk Observatory, Boston's only sky-high vantage point for sweeping 360 degree views of Greater Boston and beyond. Let your eyes and ears do the walking as you experience the exclusive state-of-the-art Antenna Audio Tour detailing the ci...
Hyannis
Pirate Adventures is a fun filled, interactive voyage on the Sea Gypsy. After face painting, tattoos and dressing up, our new "crew" members go on a search for treasure in Lewis Bay. We search for clues, find secret messages, fight a fierce water bat...
Wellfleet
Enjoy first run double features every night at the only Drive-in on Cape Cod. Built in 1957, the Wellfleet Drive-In hosts a 100' x 44' screen, and a state-of-the-art FM stereo sound system that decodes modern sound tracks.
Needham
The Kids Place is a drop-in art studio, and premier party place all in one! At The Kids Place, children can mine for gems, paint plaster or ceramics, do mosaic projects, or make a tie dye T-Shirt!!
Foxborough
Spend the day as a Secret Agent or exploring Captain Nemo's submarine in 2 immersive, interactive adventures!
Seekonk
6 major rides, super slide, softplay and two award winning 18 hole mini golf courses. A fantastic full day out for all the family!
Sterling
A winning combination of family splash park and adorable animals to pet and feed. You'll be here all day!
Hadley
Central Rock Climbing Centers are home to 3 locations of more than 60,000 sq. ft. of rock climbing terrain. We offer birthday parties, group events, scouting packages, lock ins, instruction and have our very own rock climbing team for kids.
Methuen
Jay gees fun center is great for family fun featuring Go Karts,Mini Golf, Batting Cages, Arcade Birthday Parties and more. Affordable Family Fun.
Cambridge
This fun, family friendly event will be held every Sunday on the grassy area near the Weeks Footbridge at the end of JFK Street. It’s a quick walk from Harvard Square, or a fun destination for an afternoon bike ride. Everything is FREE! So come joi...
Northborough
Family farmyard fun at the Tougas Family Farm, with a barnyard, playground, and farm kitchen, as well as family friendly activities. Enjoying the simple pleasures of life.
Deerfield
A unique, entertaining world of New England charm, fairy tale fantasies, and hands-on, interactive candlemaking that's fun for every age. Also with permanent Christmas Wonderland exhibit.
Bridgewater
Just Claying Around is a creative space for all ages. Come in to have Fun and Create Memories! Whether your skill level is beginner or expert our amazing staff will guide you through your projects from start to finish.
Tewksbury
Multi level laser tag arena, 18 hole mini golf and arcade plus sports bar family restaurant with sundae bar.
Sutton
Every Sunday Posies'N Presents offers kid crafting fromm 11-3. Crafts are designed to be for children between the ages of 4 and 12. Crafts are $12 each change monthly.
Burlington
Einstein's Workshop is an amazing space for kids to explore the creative side of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM).
Northborough
Over 200 items to select from to personalise with a multitude of mediums, plus hand and foot prints. Regular events and classes held.
Shrewsbury
Offers more than pottery work, with their huge range of mediums and materials you can also make your own masterpiece with beading, glass fusion and other methods.
Boylston
where kids can choose and entirely make their own selection of biscuity treats from start to finish.
Framingham
Activities include painting, decoupaging and mosaicing, t shirt design, plus the kids can pan for gems in the Mining Sluice and a regular programme of varied workshops for kids of all ages.
Fall River
All things Lazer! Top notch Tag arena, 18 hole blacklight mini golf, and cutting edge lazer maze games, plus arcade.
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 ...

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Museum of Science

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Universal Kids

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Jam Time

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Metropolitan Waterworks Museum

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Salt Pond Visitor Center

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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!

Find other fun things to do with kids in nearby states

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