Things to do in Mission Viejo with kids

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Jump n Jammin
(3 Miles)
Mission Viejo
Jump 'n Jammin is open everyday to play, when it works into your schedule. There are no membership or annual registration fees to pay.
Lake Forest
Experience the wonders of horses. We have day and week long activities that are for both kids and adults. You will learn to ride, saddle and groom a horse.
Irvine
Superbly equipped role playing facility. Through interactive exhibits and activities guided by a highly trained professional staff, children learn through purposeful play and develop key skills. Oh yeah, and have loads of fun!
San Juan Capistrano
Plenty of cuddly critters to get up close to, plus pony and miniature train rides, treasure panning at Miner's Gulch and adventure playground.
Dana Point
Dedicated to helping locals and visitors alike enjoy the unique wonders of Dana Point Harbor and the Orange County coastline, Dana Wharf hopes for the privilege of escorting you on an awe-inspiring whale watching cruise or providing you with a memora...
Orange County
We offer 2.5 hour whale watching excursions as well as a full 5 to 6 hr fishing excursions out of Newport Beach, CA. Davey.
Newport Beach
Quite possibly the best Ferris Wheel ride you will ever take.Beautiful views of Newport Harbor and the Pacific Ocean.
ExplorOcean
(13 Miles)
Newport Beach
ExplorOcean is proud to introduce the nation’s premiere ocean literacy center. Our Center has been designed to educate our visitors to the essential principles of ocean literacy through exciting hands-on activities. From mapping the ocean floor to...
Newport Beach
Incredible family experience of witnessing whales and dolphins in their natural habitat.
Santa Ana Zoo
(14 Miles)
Santa Ana
The Santa Ana Zoo at Prentice Park in Santa Ana, California is a 20-acre site focusing on the animals and plants of Central and South America. One of the many fun family places to visit if you're looking for things to do in Santa Ana for kids.
Costa Mesa
Children and their families can view pigs, chickens, cattle, goats and more while strolling though gardens of lush vegetation. Also offers private tours.
Orange
Wheel Fun Rentals at Irvine Park bike and paddle boat rentals offers many fun cycle and paddle boat options to rent. We offer the ultimate in fun and recreation for the entire family to enjoy. From toddlers to grandparents, all visitors are sure to e...
Orange
Irvine Park Railroad, founded in 1996, is located in beautiful Irvine Regional Park. The train is a one-third scale train that takes both children and adults on a scenic, 12-minute ride through the 477-acre great park. The train ride is narrated by t...
Orange
The Orange County Zoo is nestled within beautiful Irvine Regional Park. Tucked among coastal live oak and sycamore groves, this eight acre zoo displays flora and fauna native to the southwestern United States. The Orange County Zoo makes a great dest...
Orange
There's so much to do for all ages. Has an old-town feel. Nicely shaded. Stroller/wheel chair friendly. The park is huge and everything is nicely spread out. Friendly staff. This is a great place to take the family or just enjoy a quiet aftern...
Newport Beach
First opened in 1994 by Founder Dick Marconi, this Non-Profit Museum and Special Event Venue has an impressive 30 million-dollar collection of historical, exotic, and classic cars. Discover the Marconi...Host your next event at Orange County's onl...
Bowers Kidseum
(16 Miles)
Santa Ana
Bowers' Kidseum is both an interactive children's museum and a learning center that serves as an extension of the main Bowers Museum and offers multi-faceted art and cultural experiences specifically for young children and their families.
Toms Farms
(16 Miles)
Corona
Features include train ride, carousel, pony rides, petting farm, ride on toys and more. Every weekend spring through autumn there are also magic shows and live music performances outside, plus a craft fair.
Corona
Not a full day out, but this charming studio does all sorts of unique and adorable hand and foot prints from babies and children, which can also be overlaid atop your own. Options to suit most budgets.
Orange
Our Mission at Hullabaloo�s Clubhouse is to provide an amazing, fun filled, safe party adventure for your family and friends. Your adventure includes our huge clubhouse themed playground, giant inflatables, Pop Star
Corona
Dodgeball birthday parties are a BIG hit, Corona Cages also has Kickball, Soccer, Wiffleball, Over the line and yes Automated batting cages. Party room and Snack bar.
Golfland
(20 Miles)
Anaheim
The campus features five richly themed courses. The Castles of The World course features a pagoda, castle and Spanish forts with shooting water cannons. Try the jungle themed course for a lush tropical feel to your round. Try all of our courses!
Huntington Beach
Shipley Nature Center is an 18-acre natural area located in Huntington Beach, California. Situated within Huntington Central Park, the nature center is not only a sanctuary for the local wildlife, but it is also a haven for the residents and visitors...
Corona
High standard indoor karting for those over 48". Arrive and Drive available.
Anaheim
Disneyland is a magical fun day out for the whole family.
Westminster
Entry level skate park for the beginner to intermediate skaters, open every day with free admission. 6,300 square feet of basic set up suitable for young kids.
Laser Quest
(23 Miles)
Fullerton
Laser Quest is a fast paced game for ages 5 to 85 � a high tech combination of tag and hide and seek. With the world�s most advanced laser tag equipment available, Laser Quest is played in a large, multi-level arena with specialty lighting, fog a...
Riverside
Sky Zone is perfect for ALL ages and fitness levels! Filled with wall-to-wall trampolines, Sky Zone provides a new way to move and sets the stage for a variety of activities including 3-D Dodgeball, SkySlam Basketball, a Giant Foam Pit to jump into, ...
Adventure City
(24 Miles)
Anaheim
Is the little theme park that's big on family fun with 17 rides, shows and attractions! Orange County's premier destination for affordable family fun!
Castle Park
(24 Miles)
Riverside
Built in 1976 with the goal of becoming the "Ultimate Family Entertainment Park", Castle Park has continued to expand. Perhaps that's why they were voted the "Favorite Family Attraction in the Inland Empire". Great idea if you're ...
Garden Grove
Modern, spacious, high tech ten pin bowling, with games arcade and diner on site. Family friendly features and great music.
Knotts Soak City
(1)
(25 Miles)
Buena Park
Loads of incredible water attractions, including speed, tube and body slides, Tidal Wave Bay and lazy river, plus huge and separate water adventure playgrounds for big kids and smaller ones.
Knotts Berry Farm
(2)
(25 Miles)
Buena Park
With over 165 rides, shows and attractions in five themed areas, Knott's Berry Farm has it all when it comes to family fun. Take a high thrills ride on Silver Bullet sm or Xcelerator, stroll through the Park’s Old West Ghost Town or hang with the ...
Perris
The Orange Empire Railway Museum (OERM) is a railroad museum founded in 1956 in Perris, California as the "Orange Empire Trolley Museum." The museum also operates a heritage railroad on the museum grounds. The collection focuses on Southern Califo...
Murrieta
Mulligan Family Fun Center Murrieta �a state of the art, recreational park you can race, splash, play, win, climb, spin, zap, putt, ride, celebrate and much more. There's something for everyone. Click below to view attraction.
La Habra
The Children's Museum at La Habra shows how important play is to learning. Through play, children develop skills, express creativity, discover the larger world and learn to work with others.
Murrieta
High standard indoor karting for over 48". Arrive and Drive available.
Cerritos
Kids Gym: Children's physical activities including parent/child classes, kids gym, dance, arts & more..all under one roof!
Cypress
Enjoy unlimited lab play time while learning and having fun in a real science lab built especially for kids!
 Every young scientist is provided with a lab coat, safety glasses and all the ingredients and equipment needed; experiments are scientist ...
Lakewood
Petting zoo plus a few larger animals, carousel, parent child pony care sessions and the classic pony rides.
Murrieta
We are a 10,000 sq ft, climate controlled, indoor inflatable party place and indoor playground. We have something for everyone ages 1 to 100. Come see the only mobile Assault Lazer Maze Challenge in the Western US. Available both onsite and on loc...
Santa Fe Springs
Indoor play center for young children. We have 18
Riverside
The Little Gym is a non-competitive indoor gymnastic facility. Dedicated to motor skill development made fun to build confidence that leads to a lifetime of success. For ages 4 months to 12 years.
Santa Fe Springs
features bouncers, multi level playhouse, climbing structures, kiddie cars and cubby playhouse, plus toddler area.
Temecula
7500 square feet of intriguing, astounding and interactive inventions, gadgets and experiments, on offer to help your children lean through play. Multi award winner.
Temecula
For young children to discover their imagination, improve their motor skills, and interact with other children while having lots of fun. Includes dress up, soft play equipment, plenty of toys, a ball pit and a dedicated infant area.
Pomona
Explore a working ceramics studio, learn about clay and enjoy exhibits about ceramics.
Long Beach
Harbor Breeze Cruises has been providing public Whale Watching, Worldport, and charter cruises for over 18 years in the Los Angeles and Orange County areas. Our experienced Captains provide a comprehensive narration about the characteristics of each ...
Long Beach
Take a journey of discovery through the worlds largest ocean at the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach, California. Dive right into our exhibits. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in California.
West Side
The Intrepid's permanent flight deck exhibits include an A-12 Blackbird, an F-14 Super Tomcat, a British Scimitar, a French Entendard and a Polish MiG-21 among other many other fixed-wing aircraft and a couple of helicopters. One record-breaking high...

Top 10 most viewed fun things to do near Mission Viejo with kids

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Grins and Giggles Indoor Playground

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Adventure City

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Fun City Bounce

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Silly Goose Playground

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Kid Concepts USA

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Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park

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Childs Play Temecula

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Montebello Barnyard Zoo

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Pony Time at Lakewood Equestrian Center

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Knotts Berry Farm

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Fun places to visit in Mission Viejo with kids

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