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G-Force Karts
(2 Miles)
Richmond
Your top location in Richmond for go-kart racing. Great for families, kids, and adults.
Richmond
Everywhere you look there is something cool to do to — move the earth, explore space, solve a crime, see rats play basketball, ride a Segway and see a giant IMAX movie. This science museum in a historic train station has something for everyone!
Richmond
features the spectacular SR-71 Blackbird; 36 historic, vintage aircraft; reproductions of the Wright brothers' kite, gliders and famous 1903 Flyer; early flight memorabilia; a World War II diorama that includes the Tuskegee Airmen and Women's Airforc...
Maymont
(8 Miles)
Richmond
Maymont is home to many native Virginia animals including mammals, reptiles, birds, amphibians and fish. Hundreds of animals, representing more than 100 species, reside within Maymont's groundsat the Children's Farm, in the Wildlife Exhibits and in t...
Glen Allen
Kids' Classes, Camps, and Birthday Parties for the Six and Under Crowd!
Kings Dominion
(17 Miles)
Doswell
They've got the most hair-raising rides, the wettest water park, the most sizzling stage shows, and tons of other cool stuff everyone can enjoy. 400 acres of ultimate entertainment for the entire family!
The Playroom
(18 Miles)
Chester
Play Time - The Playroom in Chester is a fun, indoor play & party center for toddlers & children up to 10 years old. Not just great inflatables, lots of fun toys and more. The Playroom is a SHOE-FREE! Zone.
Chesterfield
Pocahontas State Park offers a variety of outdoor natural, historical and recreational activities including camping, canoeing, swimming, nature programs, guided hikes, birthday parties, scout programs, special events, summer concerts, races and marat...
Prince George
Go-karts, mini golf, laser tag, batting cages, driving range, arcade, Rt. 66 bowling, birthday parties & banquet center! Its Playtime!!!
Moseley
Hop aboard the Safari Train and take a fifteen minute ride into the African Savannah. Get up close and personal with free-ranging animals while receiving a guided tour.
Petersburg
Throughout the Park there are hands-on things to do for the whole family. The Civil War Store also has a “Discovery Area” that features quality apparel, modern and period games, books, collectibles and souvenirs that are perfect for kids and youn...
Williamsburg
Zip, swing, and climb through the trees! Go Ape Treetop Adventure is a highly interactive 2-3 hour outdoor experience featuring zip lines, tarzan swings, and awesome obstacles at heights of 40-50 feet in the trees. Go Ape is a great outdoor adventur...
Go Karts Plus
(38 Miles)
Williamsburg
Four great go-kart tracks! Strap yourself into the Super Stockarts for a race around a high-banked oval track in karts that look just like your favorite NASCARs! Be the captain of your own bumper boat or sink a hole-in-one on the Waterfall Miniature ...
Williamsburg
Whether it's 10 degrees below or raining cats and dogs, it's always a balmy 84 degrees inside the resort's gigantic, 67,000 square-foot indoor waterpark. Bear Track Landing puts the emphasis on fun with nine waterslides, six pools and a four-story tr...
Williamsburg
We have over 30,000 square feet of indoor playground with bounce houses, obstacle courses, Go-Karts, Bungee Bounce, concession, and private party rooms for the birthday boy or girl. We are the largest indoor kids inflatable playground in state of Vir...
Beyond Bricks
(42 Miles)
Williamsburg
It's playtime! Kids can create, play and explore in this indoor creative playroom perfect for infants to 12 years.
Williamsburg
Come visit award-winning Pirate's Cove-- the ultimate family attraction in Williamsburg! We are Williamsburg's premier miniature golf course, the only place for adventure and tales of true pirate lore... Putt your way through the world of 18th centur...
Spotsylvania
Kids can learn from experts about panning for gold, and enjoy boating, fishing and seasonal swimming, as well as trails to enjoy!
Bug Box
(45 Miles)
Fredericksburg
Our zoo features exotic insects, arachnids, and crustaceans from around the world. Yikes, we also have a pet snake"Fred", two family member turtles, frogs and toads, Sammy salamander and so much more! And visitors can view hundreds of specimens and s...
Williamsburg
Bay Country Kayaking is a family owned and operated kayak eco-tour company offering guided, narrated tours that are convenient to the Eastern Shore, Mathews, Richmond, Newport News, Hampton, and the historic triangle of Williamsburg, Jamestown and Yo...
Williamsburg
Great waterpark set to a 50's and 60's surf theme. Don't miss the newest attraction - The Hubba Hubba Highway - an interactive river adventure, guests can "cruise" down this free-floating river ride through drenching coconuts and cool geysers.
Williamsburg
With dozens of thrilling rides and attractions, ten main stage shows, a wide variety of authentic foods and shops, and a magical children's area, Busch Gardens Williamsburg is the ticket to a world-class adventure.
Great Play
(48 Miles)
Fredericksburg
We are a new unique kids gym located in Fredericksburg, VA. At Great Play children ages 6 months to 5th grade develop motor skills, sport skills, fitness and coordination through instruction and fun, structured play, in an exciting Interactive Arena...
Beaverdam Park
(48 Miles)
Gloucester
Gloucester's largest park (1340 acres) is located in the central part of the county and surrounds a 635-acre lake. Beaverdam Park is open 7 days a week year-round and only closes on Christmas Day and New Year's Day. Hours of operation through Labor ...
Fredericksburg
Central Park Funland, Virginia's largest Family Entertainment Center, is the perfect place to have some fun. Our 40,000+ square foot facility sits on over 4 acres and is open 364 days a year.
Falmouth
Gari Melchers Home and Studio at Belmont consists of an art studio, historic house museum, and restored gardens and grounds. Woodland paths, a museum shop, and picnic area are also available.
York River Charters
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(54 Miles)
Yorktown
Charter Boat Fishing and Sightseeing on Virginia's Chesapeake Bay convenient to Williamsburg, Yorktown, Jamestown, Richmond, Newport News, Hampton, and Gloucester, VA.
Newport News
A super fun and bouncy experience for anyone 3 and up!
Newport News
Virginia's natural heritage comes alive through living exhibits that encompass all the state's geographic regions from the mountains to the ocean. Each exhibit tells a story.
Mechanicsville
The number 1 motorsports facility in the region, see insane 6,000+ horsepower Top Fuel Dragsters, incredible 300 mph passes from the exotic Jet Cars, six second Mountain Motor Pro Stocks, nitrous breathing and supercharged Pro Mods, 1/4 mile Wheelsta...
Newport News
Explore over 60,000 square feet of gallery space with rare figureheads, handcrafted ship models, Civil War ironclad USS Monitor artifacts, paintings and much more.
Charlottesville
A hands-on children's museum, with exhibits on the arts, sciences, humanities, history, and nature. Families are encouraged to explore the Museum together - visitors of all ages are free to touch, play and explore.
Bealeton
Rollerworks is a family-owned & operated, family-friendly skating center with emphasis on FUN! Our music is censored, and parents are ALWAYS welcome!
Charlottesville
Public skating, skating classes and lessons, learn-to-play-hockey, Stick & Puck hockey practice sessions, Drop-In hockey sessions. One of the many fun family places to visit if you're looking for things to do in Charlottesville for kids.
Animated Child
(69 Miles)
Montclair
The Animated Child provides an integrated environment where children are encouraged to be curious and independent. Our setting is created for the inquisitive child. We aspire to develop a deep sense of self in our children.
Hampton
Features dozens of hands-on air and space exhibits, a premiere interactive aviation gallery that spans 100 years of flight, more than 30 historic aircraft, unique space flight artifacts and more. One of the many fun family places to go if you're look...
Hollywood
Whether you're looking for a tour of the plantation, a place for an educational program, classroom visit, or a beautiful place to just enjoy the scenery, Sotterley is the place!
Solomons
The museum dedicated to the collection, preservation, research, and interpretation of the culture and natural history of Southern Maryland. Explore the history, culture, and lighthouses of the Chesapeake Bay and Patuxent River all in one place!
St Leonard
A place where history and nature surround you. Enjoy miles of trails, water views, tours, exhibits, events, and more.
Franklin
An animal sanctuary with native wildlife, exotics from all over the world, plus reptiles and farm animals. You can feed the horses, sheep, llama, and goats, pet the rabbits and play with the ferrets!
Mount Vernon
(78 Miles)
Mount Vernon
Great place to go with the family as it has an interactive museum and hands on discovery centre, farm animals and movies about George Washington
Cape Charles
Cherrystone is situated on 300 acres of natural waterfront on the beautiful Chesapeake Bay, and has just about everything you need for a great vacation. Whether you come by R.V., bring a camper or stay in one of our deluxe cottages, camping cabins or...
Virginia Zoo
(79 Miles)
Norfolk
Meet over 350 amazing animals. Take a ride on the Zoo train. Explore gorgeous gardens or splash in fountains on pretty days. A fairytale family day.
Vertical Rock
(79 Miles)
Manassas
Indoor and outdoor rock climbing for all ages, for the whole family!
Norfolk
Although renovations have closed the main building until Spring 2014, the Glass Studio and Historic Houses remain open.
Manassas
offers 6,400 sq ft of play space filled with a variety of high standard inflatables, from giant slides and obstacle courses to classic bounce houses and more.
Norfolk
Venture into the smooth waters of Hampton Roads' historical harbor and rich maritime heritage. Day and evening cruises showcase the best of America's greatest seaport. Sail majestically by giant merchant and navy ships, tugs, fishermen
Portsmouth
Kids can be a farmer, a banker, a scientist and more in the roleplay settings, plus interactive fun: once your child has experienced standing inside a bubble, science will never be the sam!e Includes Lancaster Antique Train and Toy collection and dis...
Rock N Kids
(81 Miles)
Springfield
Rock-n-Kids combines important academic concepts with fun, modern, danceable music for grades K-6. Conductor Brii and her penguin pal, Quentin will be sure to keep your kids entertained all Summer long. Help your kids ride into learning this y...
Manassas
Skate N Fun Zone offers skating for all ages, skating classes and play zone for children. You and your kids can also have lots of fun in the Laser tag. Celebrate your kids birthday party or come to the adults skate party.

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

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Great Play

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Central Park Funland

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Bounce House Williamsburg

(41 Miles) Indoor Play in Williamsburg

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The Playroom

(18 Miles) Indoor Play in Chester

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Beyond Bricks

(42 Miles) Indoor Play in Williamsburg

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Science Museum of Virginia

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Bug Box

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Busch Gardens Williamsburg

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Go Ape Freedom Park

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G-Force Karts

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Fun places to visit in Mechanicsville with kids

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