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Milwaukee
The Betty Brinn Children's Museum is dedicated to providing interactive exhibits and educational resources that promote the healthy development of children in their formative years-from birth through age ten.
Milwaukee
From dinosaurs to the hall of shells this is a fascinating and child friendly stop covering a vast range of specialist topics with an ever changing selection of exhibitions.
Milwaukee
Prepare for an awesome journey that will take you through technical wonders, mystical and innovative exhibits, and natural splendor. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in Wisconsin
Milwaukee
Experience a desert oasis, a tropical jungle and special floral gardens , all in one afternoon . . . and an amazing lighting display in the evening! The incredible diversity of plantlife you will encounter reminds us all of the Earth's unique divers...
Speleo Cave
(5 Miles)
West Allis
If you are looking for a new, unique and super fun attraction, then Speleo Cave is the answer. Kids AND adults will have smiles from ear to ear after experiencing the only caving/spelunking attraction in the Midwest. Note: This is a portable attract...
Milwaukee
Huge indoor arena for playing lazer tag: the zero contact combat game played with infra red!
Milwaukee
Blazzin Lazers Laser Tag is a Top Secret Military Base located at 5121 W Howard Ave, Milwaukee
Milwaukee
The Milwaukee County Zoo is a serene home to more than 2,275 mammals, birds, fish, amphibians and reptiles with more than 330 species represented. However, the Zoo has become more than that to visitors. It is a site for workshops, holiday celebration...
West Allis
Incredi-Roll is a modern Roller Skating Rink Located in the Greater Milwaukee Area. We have a wide variety of activities for all ages.
West Allis
Heated outdoor water park with enormous body and tube slides plus zero depth entry area with children's size waterslides and interactive features, sand volleyball and the adventure playground.
Waukesha
offers a classic roller skating or blading experience, skate frames to help kids, lessons available. Plus inflatable fun zone and arcade.
Waukesha
Half Twisted- Half Knot is complete family friendly fun for the family that does not want to go out (or for larger venues where they want added excitement). With shows all over the State, under our belt, we know how to help families have fun.
Flabbergast
(18 Miles)
Sussex
Flabbergast fun is loaded with kids indoor play activity. Located a short drive from Milwaukee, Brookfield and Waukesha in Sussex. Your kids will have loads of fun with our inflatable slides, jump houses, obstacle course, arcade games and more.
Pewaukee
Welcoming day visitors, the water park boasts several interactive zones for small children, a huge Water Works with cannons, geysers and it's own slides for older kids, and 3 serious thrill flumes some with passenger options.
Great Scott
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(25 Miles)
Mukwonago
An entreatingly fun magic show with kid-sized fun suitable for the whole family.
East Troy
Wide range of domestic animals, hay and pony rides, petting barn, milking experience, adventure playground and seasonal extras.
East Troy
The East Troy Electric Railroad runs from East Troy to Mukwonago in southeast Wisconsin. Regular weekend service begins May 10th and continues every weekend and holiday through October 26th. Weekday trains run from June 18th through August 29th on We...
Eagle
Who knew history could be so fun?! Explore life in the late 1800s/early 1900s in a very hands-on way. Dig into some 19th century chores, meet farmers and townfolk, get up close with animals, or learn what life was really like working and living on a ...
West Bend
Take a 'buck buggie' ride and see elk, deer,buffalo and other wildlife. Lots of fun for the whole family!
Kenosha
America's Action Territory is one of the Midwest's finest outdoor family entertainment complexes! With 11 acres and a multitude of activities for all ages, this affordable family fun park is second to none! We have everything you need to satisfy e...
Lake Geneva
Offers an extensive outdoor arena for the live action, zero contact, combat simulation game Lazer Tag played with infra red equipment.
Adell
An eclectic combination is on offer at Pleasure Valley, being able to pick your own pumpkin, visit a LOT of llamas or choose one of the many games, rides and activites.
Gymtastics
(42 Miles)
Watertown
Open Gym session lets kids try out the purpose built kids' equipment without pre arrangement, plus the trampolines from which one can jump into a large foam pit.
Skate Express
(43 Miles)
Watertown
is a classic family friendly roller skating rink welcoming quad and inline skaters of all ages.
Gurnee
Rink Side Family Entertainment Center is an indoor facility that has SOMETHING FUN FOR EVERYONE-all under one roof! Along with the Ice Rink we have: Mini Golf! A Laser Tag Arena! Hundreds of Video & Prize Ticket Games! Rides!A Snack Bar!And we are i...
Stay 2 Play
(46 Miles)
Gurnee
We are an indoor play space and cafe perfect for your child’s next play date, birthday party, or bout with boredom. Staff supervision means you actually get a break, too.
Jump America
(46 Miles)
Gurnee
Dodgeball, foam pits, and over 16,000 feet of trampoline! Bring the kids and walk in during open hours for jumping fun for everyone 4 and up!
Gurnee
From wet rides to dry and the gentle to the terrifying, they're bigger and better than ever with plenty of new additions and all the old favourites!
Waukegan
105 acre parkland with plenty of sporting opportunities and play areas. Within it is a small waterpark, including fun features, toddlers' wading pool and multi level diving boards.
Round Lake
offer 2 beach entry pools, 1 with interactive water play features including water slide, the other for more serious swimming. Also on site is the interactive Prairie Grass Nature Museum and Interpretive Nature Trail.
Sheboygan
Our Gardens connect nature and literature to enrich children's lives. An absorbing and whimsical exploration of many children's books through creations of the environments they conjure.
Fort Atkinson
Featuring farm animals to interact with and acres of adventures to play in as well as animal demonstrations and edcuational field trip opportunities, Busy Barns Adventure Farm is a fun, educational farm for kids and families to explore.
Byron
Over 30 species of animal for observation, plus environmental education classes and workshops held largely aimed at children and a live snake exhibit in the Nature Centre. Green ski run and snowshoeing in winter.
Island Lake
Indoor playground for children 6 years and under, with ride ons, toys and play areas.
Wauconda
Showcases aspects of local history using intriguing exhibits and hands on features to keep learning fun. Permanent and travelling exhibitions.
The Blast Zone
(55 Miles)
Vernon Hills
Gear up and drive the Turbo Tubs, sharpen your skills and shoot the Bazooka Ball Blasters or jump from the giant Jumpit trampolines into a massive foam pit! At the Blast Zone there is something fun for everyone.
Edgerton
Welcome to Hickory Hills Campground! Join us for the BEST family camping in a Beautiful Wooded setting! Rental Cottage, Hot Showers, Water & Electric Hookups. Our Well-Stocked Store & Snack Bar help make family camping here GREAT!…But a Swimming Po...
Marshall
Little Amerricka is an old fashioned, family owned Amusement Park, where young and old alike can enjoy an entire afternoon of affordable classic family fun! All of us here at Little Amerricka pride ourselves in the restoration, preservation, and c...
Lakeside Park
(59 Miles)
Fond du Lac
Picnic areas and playgrounds aplenty, mini train and carousel, plus explore the Lakeside Park Lighthouse and observation tower or go boating on Lake Winnebago (seasonal).
Buffalo Grove
Jump!Zone is the largest and best inflatable party place in the area. Jump!Zone Buffalo Grove is an indoor play center with 8 massive inflatables, with the most popular themes that children love!
TreeHouse
(60 Miles)
Lake Zurich
The TreeHouse is pioneering a new concept called "unplugged" indoor play for children. At the TreeHouse kids don't need noisy arcade games, electronics or flashing lights to have fun. You can expect a fun, active, imagination-filled play experience f...
Woodstock
All Seasons Apple Orchard is a pick your own apple orchard located in Woodstock, IL. We offer more than 11,000 U-Pick apple trees and 12 varieties of apples. We also have a pick your own pumpkin patch (pumpkin picking), with six different varieties o...
Nickel City
(62 Miles)
Northbrook
A vast number of video games that operate with just nickels. Race against other friends or work together to beat the entire game. Nickel City has the perfect games for the entire family. over thirty video games on Free Play at all times. These games ...
Wheeling
Serving north/northshore suburbsof chicago, nibbles' is a family-friendly restaurant with kids indoor play areas. A great venue for 1st/first birthdays, kids birthdays and other family party/parties.
K1 Speed
(63 Miles)
Buffalo Grove
Arrive and Drive racing, corporate events, team building exercises, birthday parties, special events and more. Come visit the premier indoor electric go kart racing company in the nation!
Union
The Illinois Railway Museum, as you see it today, is the result of decades of effort by a dynamic group of dedicated volunteers. All of the buildings, track, locomotives and cars were assembled here at Union on what was once farmland. We welcome all ...
Glenview
- of Greater Chicago is a hands-on learning laboratory for children ages birth to 8. Our 17 hands-on, interactive exhibits are designed to make learning fun for young children. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to d...
Glenview
Ignite wonder, curiosity, and creative exploration at the place where they say Yes to Mess! Multiple unique hands-on activity zones where kids of all ages will adore getting creatively filthy.
Union
The excitement and charm of the Old West come alive at Donley's Wild West Town in Union, Illinois. Here you can experience life in the style of the Wild West where gunslingers have showdowns, and a narrow gauge train whistles past the Blacksmith's S...
East Dundee
Around 30 features in what's essentially 3 parks in 1: family rides and amusements; petting zoo and the edutainment centre!

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

1

Speleo Cave

(5 Miles) Kids Fun in West Allis

2

Half Twisted - Half Knot

(17 Miles) Childrens Entertainment in Waukesha

3

Action Territory Family Fun Park

(33 Miles) Kids Fun in Kenosha

4

Flabbergast

(18 Miles) Things to do for Active Kids in Sussex

5

Mitchell Park The Domes

(2 Miles) Theme Parks in Milwaukee

6

Blazzin Lasers Laser Tag Arena

(6 Miles) Kids Fun in Milwaukee

7

Green Meadows Petting Farm

(26 Miles) Zoos in East Troy

8

The Springs Water Park

(19 Miles) Waterparks in Pewaukee

9

Discovery World

(1 Miles) Historical Attractions in Milwaukee

10

Shalom Wildlife Sanctuary

(33 Miles) National Parks / Natural World in West Bend

Fun places to visit in Milwaukee with kids

Wisconsin 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 Wisconsin'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 Wisconsin 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 Wisconsin - great zoos and aquariums, museums, theme parks, water parks and swimming pools, places to visit outdoors (many of which are cheap or free), great 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 WI