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Bridgeton
The Cohanzick Zoo, established in 1934, is New Jerseys First Zoo. Located in the beautiful Bridgeton City Park, this little zoo is set on 15 acres and is home to approximately 100 animals. Admission is free!
Pittsgrove
Fishing, boating and swimming in Parvin Lake, camping, hunting and Nature Interpretive Programs.
Cape May
The County Park area has picnic tables, kids playgrounds, biking paths and fishing areas. The Zoo has about 550 different types of birds, reptiles and mammals.
Dover
If you want to climb inside an airplane big enough to swallow 3 buses, experience what it's like to fly a giant airplane, see rare aircraft and learn everything about aviation, this is your place!
Cape May
All manner of engines, aircraft and interactive displays, plus climb a control tower, sit in a cockpit, try the pilot seat in the flight simulator and have a close look at over 20 real planes and helicopters!
Davis
You're in for an exciting adventure when you enter our 400+ acre park set amidst the oak thickets, limestone outcroppings and the splendor of the beautiful Arbuckle Mountains, whether you are in your own car or aboard our Safari bus. Throughout your...
Storybook Land
(24 Miles)
Egg Harbor Township
A great first theme park experience for the little people, with loads of rides centered on 8's and under. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in New Jersey
Dover
Children will be able to see what agricultural life was like during the late 1800s in an educational and unique way. Spend the day looking through our indoor exhibits or outside in our 1890s village. It’s fun for the whole family.
Avalon
Cradle Lacrosse is designed for boys and girls ages 4-8 years old who are new to the game of lacrosse. We believe in fun, inexpensive, age-appropriate programs for our littlest players. We provide all the lacrosse equipment and have developed a Crad...
Cape May
Open air living history museum with costumed characters and craft demonstrations, restored architecture, family activities, interactive games, dress up and free horse and wagon rides.
Ocean City
Extremely popular with families for for hiking, fishing, crabbing, boating and sunbathing, the park offers outstanding scenic beauty and endless opportunities for observing a multitude of migratory and residential wildlife.
Cape May
Whale and Dolphin Watching for all ages aboard the Cape May Whale Watcher and the Spirit of Cape May, the Largest, Fastest and Safest Boats in New Jersey and the only boats to Guarantee Marine Mammal Sightings! Children Age 6 and Under Ride Free with...
Wildwood
Mixing adrenaline-pumping action with family-style fun is our specialty! Thrill to the white water rapids on The Beast of The East, roar through total darkness on The Midnight Run, or test your skills soaring down the Speed Dominator.
Moreys Piers
(27 Miles)
Wildwood
Moreys Piers, located on the boardwalk in the Wildwoods NJ, is a classic seaside amusement park, family owned and operated since 1969. Voted the third best seaside amusement parks in the world by Amusement Today, Moreys Piers spans over eighteen acr...
Hammonton
We give info about the farm and about blueberry farming in New Jersey and why Hammonton is the Blueberry Capital. The tour is broken up into two parts, outside and inside. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do wit...
Ocean City
Congo Falls features three world-class 18-hole miniature golf courses: Congo Queen, Solomon's Mine, and the Lost City, which is 100% indoors and perfect for those rainy days! Congo Falls'waterfalls, caves, snake pit, and other special effects will al...
Ocean City
Gillian's Island Water Park and Adventure Golf - A perfect way to celebrate! We love the sound of laughter and the sight of big smiles on everyone's faces. Having a Birthday Party at Gillian's Island will give you plenty of reasons to smile
Ocean City
More than 30 exciting rides for the whole family, including four roller coasters, bumper cars, a tilt-a-whirl, an old-fashioned train and log flume.
Delaware City
Fort Delaware is one of Delaware's first state parks, created in 1951. On the National Register of Historic Places, the Union fortress dates back to 1859, and once served as a prison for Confederate prisoners of war. It was originally built to protec...
Felton
Natural and recreational opportunities abound at Killens Pond State Park, centrally located in the heart of Kent County.
Margate City
You can actually climb inside this massive Elephant Building, which someone, apparently, used to live in. The kids will love it - there is also a film and tour available inside!
Delaware City
Come learn how to ride a horse! We offer beginner horse back riding lessons and trail rides. We also offer Pony Parties!!!
Middletown
Your Creation Station offers Paint Your Own Pottery, birthday parties, workshops, tie-dye, fused glass and more. Located in Middletown, Delaware, with an all inclusive pricing policy, walk ins are always welcome.
Middletown
Classic family ten pin bowling plus laser tag, bumper cars, Frog Hopper ride, multi level indoor adventure play and redemption arcade games.
New Castle
Offers opportunities for children to experience the life of Dutch colonists and revolutionary patriots in historic New Castle, Delaware.
Hammonton
Throughout Wharton are rivers and streams for canoeing, hiking trails, miles of unpaved roads for mountain biking and horseback riding and numerous lakes, ponds and fields ideal for wildlife observation and a family exploration.
Milford
Features free interpretive exhibits, live native fish, amphibian, and reptile collection, extensive taxidermy collection, historic buildings, boardwalk and trails.
Clementon
Lush landscaping, park-wide themeing, new operational and guest service standards, updated restaurant menus and in-park entertainment will complement a collection of kids, family and high-thrill rides and attractions.
Atlantic City
Treat your senses to the most powerful and involving movie experience yet created. Our Academy Award winning IMAX technology brings images to life like no other. Experience an arm chair adventure that will take your breath away...literally!
Atlantic City
Have the chance to get up close and personal with locals. Daily Dolphin Watching Adventure. Your entire gang is welcome to join each and every day for a thrilling view of beautiful Atlantic Bottle-Nosed Dolphins. Bring your camera!
Atlantic City
Play 18 holes of world-class golf at Atlantic City's premier miniature golf course. Enjoy the beauty of our lush landscapes, elevated greens and real waterfalls as you tackle the challenge of realistic contours, formidable roughs, and sandtraps.
Lewes
Cape Henlopen's beaches attract thousands of visitors who enjoy ocean swimming and sunbathing. Two designated swimming beaches provide lifeguard patrols between Memorial Day weekend and Labor Day. Umbrellas can be rented during the summer. The northe...
Lewes
Pirate Cruises for Kids! Dress up, fight a water battle, retrieve the treasure and get your pirate rock on!
West Berlin
Sahara Sam’s indoor park is open year-round with a surf simulator, tube slides, family raft ride, body slides, lazy river, basketball pool, toddler area, and play area. Seasonal outdoor park features wave pool, leisure pool, ropes adventure, and sp...
Harrington
Public ice skating sessions are offered at various times throughout the week. Music is played during each skating session, and ice monitors are on-hand to ensure safety. The snack bar is open during most public sessions.
Bear
Lums Pond State Park is built around the largest freshwater pond in Delaware. The park features excellent fishing, sports facilities, hiking trails and more on its 1790 acres on the north side of the Chesapeake and Delaware Canal.
Atlantic City
Atlantic City's Premier Charter Boat the AC Princess Cruises is Atlantic City's finest public & private charter yacht. Sightseeing, daily cruises - or book our elegant boat for your own private party or exclusive event on the Atlantic City Back Bay W...
Steel Pier
(37 Miles)
Atlantic City
Steel Pier offers fun filled thrills for the entire family. Make sure you take a chance at one of our many amusement games or just stroll along the pier taking in the sights and sounds.
Atlantic City
There is a touch tank, as well as fish tanks with exotic fish, lots of activities to keep the kids entertained - let the kids have great fun while learning about the sea and sealife
Atlantic City
Take an amazing journey into time and above it all as you climb the 228 steps of the Absecon Lighthouse. You'll see breathtaking views of the Atlantic City skyline and up top you'll come face-to-face with the original Fresnel Lens first lit in 1857. ...
Wilmington
The Kalmar Nyckel Foundation offers the premier classroom-without-walls experience for students of all ages. A variety of interactive and exciting learning experiences, including educational sails and tours are available to public.
Milton
A 143-acre refuge maintained by the Nature Conservatory along the banks of the Broadkill River. Features native flora and fauna, including rare plants and more than 100 bird species. Several distinct habitats represented, such as upland forest, tidal...
Wilmington
Includes exploration activities for every level of ability. A genuine full day's worth of delightful, entertaining and every so subtly educational play! With scientific, environmental, social and technological themes there really is something for eve...
Wilmington
The Delaware History Museum, located in a renovated art-deco Woolworth store, features three galleries of changing interactive exhibits on Delaware history, including displays of rare items of everyday life, costumes, children's toys, regional decora...
Brigantine
The Center, which has the privilege of housing the only marine mammal stranding facility within New Jersey, is dedicated to the rescue and rehabilitation of stranded or otherwise stressed marine mammals and sea turtles.
Brandywine Zoo
(39 Miles)
Wilmington
Open year round, the zoo is home to 120 animals representing 56 species on 12 acres.
Wilmington
Although each of the parks in the Delaware State Park system has its own unique features, Fox Point State Park deserves something more than "unique" in its description. Perhaps the best word is "extraordinary."
Wilmington
Regularly presents major traveling exhibitions, offering the community an opportunity to become familiar with a wide variety of artists and artistic movements. The Museum also displays smaller exhibitions, often assembled from its permanent collectio...
Rehoboth Beach
A family fun center on the boardwalk with 18 rides, video games arcade with electronic shooting gallery. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for the best things to do with kids in Delaware
Newark
Walk in studio where you can make stuff for all of the family.

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

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Storybook Land

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The Blueberry Factory

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The Cohanzick Zoo

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Splash Zone Water Park

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Playlands Castaway Cove

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Cape May Whale Watcher

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Naval Air Station Wildwood Aviation Museum

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Historic Cold Spring Village

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Congo Falls Adventure Golf

(46 Miles) Things to do for Active Kids in Ocean City

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Corsons Inlet State Park

(41 Miles) National Parks / Natural World in Ocean City

Fun places to visit in Newport with kids

There are so many fun places to go with kids in New Jersey - 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 lookabove , lots of the best things to do with children in NJ