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Seattle
SAM is one museum with three sites: the Seattle Art Museum Downtown, the Seattle Asian Art Museum in Volunteer Park and the Olympic Sculpture Park on the waterfront in Belltown.
Seattle
As part of the tour, visitors will tour the largest building in the world by volume (472,000,000 cubic feet). On the Boeing flight line, visitors will see airplanes in various stages of flight test and manufacture for airline customers around the wor...
Seattle
While we are most famous for our sideshow-like museum, we also offer a wide array of Northwest native art, imported arts and crafts from around the world, as well as Seattle and Washington state souvenirs and memorabilia. Mummies, shrunken heads, rar...
Seattle
A family-owned and locally-operated Seattle company, offering guests public and private cruises, Royal Argosy brunch, lunch and dinner cruises and the Tillicum Village Salmon Bake experience.
Seattle
Two Levels of arcade fun wait for you at this entertainment complex!
Seattle
- offers fun, exciting ways to discover more about the amazing Puget Sound that surrounds you! One of the many fun places to visit if you're looking for things to do in Seattle with kids
Seattle
A one-of-a-kind, behind-the-scenes glimpse into the exotic world of insects at this unique live bug zoo! Watch the kids squirm! One of many great places to go if you're looking for fun things to do in Seattle with kids
Seattle
A visually stunning exhibition garden guaranteed to mesmerise children, with monumental sculptures, lush landscape and colourful little discoveries lying in wait everywhere you look.
Seattle
Tour Seattle by land and water on a 90-min adventure tour on a World War II amphibious landing craft! Great fun for the entire family! One of many places to go if you're looking for fun things to do in Seattle with kids
Seattle
Built in 1962, the Space Needle served as the symbol of that year's World's Fair. It has since become the symbol of Seattle, and one of the most recognizable structures in the world. The privately owned Space Needle is managed by the Space Needle Cor...
Seattle
Tropical Butterfly House, Planetarium and Science Demonstration Stage shows, Discovery Carts, Imax, Laser Show and much more. One of many places to go if you're looking for fun things to do in Seattle with kids
Seattle
A treat for kids excited by boats, they can watch the 1884 steam propulsion engines as they turn the paddle wheel and enjoy fun and historical information about Seattle during the Yukon Gold Rush days. They offer themed fun cruises too.
Seattle
Presents the stories, history and culture of African Americans in the Pacific Northwest. Engaging exhibitions, hands-on projects, and docent led tours available.
Seattle
3 1/2 acre formal Japanese gardens with stunning views and fascinating botany, offers free public tours. Get arty kids to take a sketchpad!
Seattle
Welcomes all visitors who are curious about the natural wonders of Washington state, the Pacific Northwest, and the Pacific Rim. Discovery awaits you!
Seattle
Tour a traditional Chinese garden. The garden features a 5 acre hilltop site featuring a traditional Chinese courtyard, pavilion, rockery and plants. Learn about traditional Chinese culture.
Seattle
For more than 100 years, Woodland Park Zoo has been a cherished community resource and a unique urban oasis. Generations of Puget Sound families have come to the zoo to marvel at the animals and be inspired by the peaceful and beautiful surroundings....
Zoomazium
(4 Miles)
Seattle
Zoomazium is the newest addition to Woodland Park Zoo, world-renowned for our naturalistic animal exhibits and education programs. Zoomazium is an indoor, all-weather facility that incorporates spectacular multimedia features with fun, interactive na...
Seattle
You can see it in their eyes the first time they run into your arms after class. The new found look of glorious, sparkling confidence. Confidence that will build a foundation to succeed in whatever they may try today, and for the rest of their lives....
Seattle
Lil' Kickers Logo Lil' Kickers is a nationally renowned, non-competitive child development soccer program for boys and girls ages 18 months to nine years. This program introduces children to the concept of soccer, while also developing movement and i...
Seattle
Experience flight as you never have before. Step into the Personal Courage Wing and experience stories of courage as told through a collection of 28 fighter aircraftin a setting that will simply amaze you. In the steel and glass Great Gallery, the hi...
Bellevue
Come explore, play and learn together at KidsQuest Children's Museum! Enjoy hours of delight and discovery at this innovative hands-on museum for children and families designed to engage kids from infancy to age ten.
Pump It Up
(10 Miles)
Kirkland
Our specially-designed inflatable equipment, clean facility, and commitment to excellent service make us a great choice.
Shoreline
Family run ice rink with public sessions and lessons available, plus Ice Hockey, Pick Up Hockey and Broomball.
iFLY Seattle
(11 Miles)
Tukwila
Come and experience indoor skydiving at iFLY Seattle. It is safe for kids, challenging for adults, exciting for teens and realistic for skydivers. No experience necessary and it is great fun for all ages, three and up!
Tukwila
An indoor go-kart racing facility providing the very best in walk-in racing and junior races plus birthday parties, arcade games and pool tables. For 8+
Castle Ice
(13 Miles)
Renton
Activities include public open skates, broomball, hockey, figure skating and learn to skate programs. Walkers skating aids available.
Bothell
A village of quaint shops interspersed with kids' play area, a duck pond and a little railway. Great for younger children.
Bremerton
Classic family friendly ice skating rink offering a variety of open and special sessions, classes and leagues.
Mountlake Terrace
Boeing, Edmonds Public Schools Foundation, and Edmonds School District proudly present STEM Expo 2013. Come enjoy a showcase celebrating student research and design in grades 4-12 in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math.
Bremerton
14 different activities for kids 10 and under (except parties) including bounce house, 21ft slide, play kitchen, sports zone, moon sand play area and drive in cars. One price for whole day return.
Bremerton
Artistic, Speed and Roller Hockey Skating all available, plus skating lessons for beginners and improvers of all ages and open sessions for the general public.
Bremerton
The USS Turner Joy (DD-951), famed Navy destroyer from the Vietnam War, is now maintained and administered by the Bremerton Historic Ships Association. The museum ship and memorial honors not only the men and women of our modern US Navy, but also rec...
Lynnwood
Tasting Root beer is fun! We offer FREE root beer tastings on the First Saturday of the month at our Lynnwood Location and also have FREE tastings at other locations. Check out our website for details. www.therootbeerstore.com.
Lynnwood
Offers a classic family slide around accompanied by state-of-the-art surround sound system.
Play Date Cafe
(15 Miles)
Lynnwood
Boasts a whole play town including cafe, theatre, fire and train stations stocked with role playing toys and dress up costumes. Plus climbing structures and ride ons with play road. For under 6s.
Kent
Family ice rink with public skating, figure skating, hockey plus stick and puck sessions. Also offers a petit 8 hole miniature golf course with water features.
Sk8 Town
(16 Miles)
Port Orchard
SK8TOWN, a brand new skating rink in South Kitsap, opened its doors on Sept. 28, with a ribbon cutting ceremony with city officials and the Port Orchard Chamber of Commerce. The facility has over 23,000 square feet including the roller rink, arcade, ...
Bremerton
FREE Childrens museum. See cool LIVE bugs, explore bizarre bugs under the microscope and watch busy ants in our giant 8 foot long Ant Farm! Observe the weirdest and most interesting bugs up close. Visit the new Reptile Room for huge snakes, tiny turt...
Mill Creek
A paint your own ceramics studio with everything you'll need including friendly, trained professionals to help bring out the artist in you.
Malta
Included in our displays are; early plains Indian artifacts, homesteading days, ranching and farming in Phillips County, mining, early day schools, mercantile, doctor's office, and many wildlife mounts. We house a very fine dinosaur collection and m...
Mukilteo
When you combine creative and skilled gymnastics teachers with imaginative and enthusiastic children, you get GYMagine! Increase fitness, develop strength & balance, promote coordination & flexibility all WHILE HAVING LOTS OF FUN!
Snohomish
A forested 84-acre site, this beautiful park is home to a very popular spray park, an off-leash dog area, and movies in the park each summer plus basketball courts, play structures and ballfields.
Carnation
Pet the goats, feed the sheep, and see the bunnies on this friendly family farm. Visit the Pioneer home for an interesting lesson, plus catch them while the Fair is on and enjoy train and other rides too!
Mukilteo
Super cool racing with thrilling options for ages 3 and up! Plus velcro wall, climbing wall, bounce house and crazy Turbo Toilet Racers!
Everett
A premier aviation attraction for all ages, offering a glimpse into a powerful era of history that changed our world.
Gig Harbor
TheHarbor History Museumis a 14,500 square foot facility where you will find high-quality exhibitions, larger than life experiences, and a variety of opportunities for hands-on learning and exploration of our region's rich history.
Auburn
Welcomes quad and inline skaters for a variety of sessions on offer including specific family ones, Tots for under 8s and roller derbies.
Tacoma
Spend the weekend at the Zoo enjoying free hands-on activities, games and crafts and visit with local environmentally-focused organizations.
Fort Nisqually
(22 Miles)
Tacoma
Explore, discover and connect with history. Experience life in Washington Territory during the fur trade era with skills demonstrations and hands-on activities for kids of all ages.

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

1

The Root Beer Store Free tastings

(15 Miles) Tours in Lynnwood

2

Hands On Children's Museum

(47 Miles) Museums in Olympia

3

Jumpin Jack and Jill

(28 Miles) Indoor Play in Sumner

4

The Outback Kangaroo Farm

(44 Miles) Zoos in Arlington

5

Charlies Safari

(45 Miles) Indoor Play in Lacey

6

Play Indoor Playground and Learning Center

(14 Miles) Indoor Play in Bremerton

7

Seattle Bug Safari

(1 Miles) Zoos in Seattle

8

Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium

(22 Miles) Zoos in Tacoma

9

Lil Kickers Fun Zone

(6 Miles) Indoor Play in Seattle

10

Play Date Cafe

(15 Miles) Indoor Play in Lynnwood

Fun places to visit in Seattle with kids

Washington 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 Washington'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 Washington 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!

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There are so many fun places to go with kids in Washington State - 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 WA