Things to do in Worcester with kids

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Eco Tarium
(2 Miles)
Worcester
Set in an urban oasis, the EcoTarium offers a chance to walk through the treetops, take a thrilling multimedia journey through the galaxy at a digital planetarium, meet wildlife, stroll nature trails, ride a narrow-gauge railroad.
Worcester
Central Rock Climbing Centers are home to 3 locations of more than 60,000 sq. ft. of rock climbing terrain. We offer birthday parties, group events, scouting packages, lock ins, instruction and have our very own rock climbing team for kids.
Worcester
Discover shields, swords, staff weapons, and over 35 suits of armor. The museum offers a range of classes that include the knightly longsword, rapier, dueling saber, staff weapons, and more. You can also study modern fencing, or take part in the muse...
Boylston
where kids can choose and entirely make their own selection of biscuity treats from start to finish.
Sutton
Every Sunday Posies'N Presents offers kid crafting fromm 11-3. Crafts are designed to be for children between the ages of 4 and 12. Crafts are $12 each change monthly.
PYOP Studio
(8 Miles)
Northborough
Over 200 items to select from to personalise with a multitude of mediums, plus hand and foot prints. Regular events and classes held.
Northborough
Family farmyard fun at the Tougas Family Farm, with a barnyard, playground, and farm kitchen, as well as family friendly activities. Enjoying the simple pleasures of life.
North Oxford
Offers a wealth of indoor play equipment and inflatables from big slides (must be over 42") to climbing mazes and more.
Spencer
Get creative with The Twisted Potter - just pick a piece to paint, and let the creative juices flow! Great artistic fun for all ages!
Sutton
Located in Worcester County on 1200 feet of waterfront on immaculate Lake Manchaug, our beach is well groomed with a major emphasis on safety for our campers and their children. At a time when so many campgrounds seem to offer you a choice of eith...
Sterling
A winning combination of family splash park and adorable animals to pet and feed. You'll be here all day!
Oakham
In the heart of New England, is located on the shores of sparkling Lake Dean. Make your family vacation experience memorable at our five star rated camping resort.
Douglas
Everyone will enjoy swimming in crystal-clear Whitins Reservoir, riding our (3) 300'waterslides (all with unlimited rides!), or just relaxing in our clean well-groomed grounds.
Southborough
Offers state-of-the-art equipment suitable for children 0-9 years of age, including a bouncy train and a tiny town they can drive around!
Mohegan Bowl
(15 Miles)
Webster
Newly remodeled and under new ownership, Mohegan Bowl offers 20 state of the art candlepin bowling lanes. Family bowling specials every weekend day and Cosmic Bowling every Friday & Saturday night.
Dudley
A multi-level indoor family entertainment center. We offer indoor high speed go karting, mini golf, billiards, arcade, bowlingo, bumper cars, play structure, and more!
Bolton
Animal Adventures offers hands-on exotic animal programs that are a fun, learning experience, no matter what birthday you are celebrating from 1-100. Meet the animals, hear interesting stories and information about them, and get up-close. Controlled...
Sturbridge
Whether you decide to rent a cabin, RV or sleep out under the stars, we'll be here to give you and your family a great camping adventure to remember.
Southwicks Zoo
(18 Miles)
Mendon
The Skyfari Sky Ride takes you over the Deer Forest, then up close to the Chimp Exhibit, onward as you “fly” over the Mandrills, soar over the Camels and Watusi... An amazing ride.... all you need to do, is just sit back and enjoy the beauty a...
Sturbridge
One of the countrys largest living history museums, OSV has historians in costume, 59 antique buildings, three water-powered mills, and a working farm. Visitors can ride a stagecoach, view antiques, tour heirloom gardens, meet heritage breed farm ani...
Leominster
A fun-filled and creative environment for kids under 8, with a lovely soft playground, exciting toys, art and crafts area, educational and family-oriented events, and a dedicated crawler area.
Whimsy
(19 Miles)
Framingham
Activities include painting, decoupaging and mosaicing, t shirt design, plus the kids can pan for gems in the Mining Sluice and a regular programme of varied workshops for kids of all ages.
Hop On In
(20 Miles)
Leominster
Bouncingly fun play for kids in Massachusetts featuring a multi level indoor treehouse, dual rider inflatable slides and a bounce house, as well as activities in science and crafts.
Natick
Families discover fascinating trivia facts about Boston and its history on either a PhotoWalks Tour or Photo Scavenger Hunt. Participants learn how to see and think creatively using photography as a way to develop keen observation skills. All age...
Jam Time
(22 Miles)
Maynard
Multi level indoor soft play, plus series of roleplay settings, ball pit, bouncy house, soft toys for infants and toddlers, kiddie gym equipment.
Acton
Two museums in one! In the Children's Discovery Museum, the younger children learn while they play. At the Science Discovery Museum, children and adults of all ages explore hands-on scientific concepts creativity!
Woonsocket
Facilities and Activities include: Pavilion, Picnic Tables, Tennis courts, Horseshoe Courts, Shuffleboard Court, Playground, Volleyball Courts, Bandstand, Picnicking, Tennis, Volleyball, Horseshoes, Shuffleboard and Concerts.
Glocester
Located within the 4000 acre George Washington Management Area, the 100 acre Pulaski Memorial Recreation Area is a "day use" facility offering users a multitude of opportunities to enjoy the outdoors.
Woodstock
offer a varying range of children's classes plus open play sessions with access to their developmentally stimulating toys and activity equipment.
Kidzturf
(24 Miles)
Millis
Features include inflatable obstacle course, Bungee Run, 60ft zipline, soccer nets, nasketball areas and climbing ropes.
Littleton
A fully wooded campground that can accommodate anything from the smallest tent to the largest motor home - we even have cabins available for rent! Propane tank refills, camping supplies and snacks are available in our store. Activities include...
North Smithfield
Public ice skating and hockey, fun for all the family! One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in Rhode Island
Norfolk
Beautiful forests, lush wetlands and peaceful fields...a great day out in nature in the stunning outdoors of Massachusetts.
One Stop Fun
(29 Miles)
Westform
One Stop Fun for kids with gymnastics, karate, dance, a rock wall and an indoor playground!
Kidville
(30 Miles)
Foxboro
A fun family friendly indoor playspace for those creative and active kids up to 7 years of age.
Foxborough
Spend the day as a Secret Agent or exploring Captain Nemo's submarine in 2 immersive, interactive adventures!
The Kids Place
(30 Miles)
Needham
The Kids Place is a drop-in art studio, and premier party place all in one! At The Kids Place, children can mine for gems, paint plaster or ceramics, do mosaic projects, or make a tie dye T-Shirt!!
Lincoln
Visitors can now experience the ring of the anvil and the odor of coal and hot steel as blacksmiths forge pieces of the metal into hinges, nails, and other household items.
Lincoln
Lincoln Woods State Park is one of Blackstone Valley\'s great treasures. A short ride from Providence, Pawtucket, and Cumberland, it is a popular get away for northeastern Rhode Islanders.
Foxboro
Indoor play featuring mooonwalks, cars and tricycles, slides, mini roller coaster and toddler play area. Also offers many sports and activities.
Westford
At any given time, the atrium may contain up to 500 butterflies representing as many as 50 different species from around the world, although butterflies which are native to the New England region are featured whenever possible.
Lexington
We present history by telling stories that are rich in content, use compelling narrative, and are supported by dynamic displays and interactive hands-on activities.
Kids Fun Stop
(32 Miles)
West Roxbury
A colourfully fun indoor playground for those energetic and creative children 6 and under.
Boston
Your children will enjoy such fine and gross motor activities as inflated bounce, play-cars, ball-pool, children’s gym, books, puzzles, Lego, dolls, dress up and computers.
Kidz Wurld
(33 Miles)
North Attleboro
Family friendly indoor kids play center with open play times for those under 8, toys, bouncers and birthday parties!
Lincoln
Indoor climbing is the perfect activity for energetic children of all ages. It builds confidence, lets them use that pent up energy year round, and have a lot of fun.
Foxboro
Cheerleading fun for kids 9 months to 5 years where they can play and learn gymnastics and creative movement.
Burlington
Einstein's Workshop is an amazing space for kids to explore the creative side of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM).
Johnston
The 1000 acre undeveloped property boasts self-guided walking trails, beautiful trees, flowers and plants and also a working farm. In the fall, the foliage at Snake Den is something to behold. Facilities and Activities include: Walking Trails, Scener...
Boston
Family-friendly, big machines & wrenches....sound fun? A fascinating look at where water comes from!

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

1

Central Rock Climbing Centers

(40 Miles) Kids Fun in Hadley

2

Zoo in Forest Park

(41 Miles) Zoos in Springfield

3

Museum of Science

(38 Miles) Museums in Boston

4

Universal Kids

(42 Miles) Indoor Play in Northampton

5

Jam Time

(22 Miles) Indoor Play in Maynard

6

Metropolitan Waterworks Museum

(33 Miles) Museums in Boston

7

Kidsports

(37 Miles) Indoor Play in Stoughton

8

Swan Boats of Boston

(38 Miles) Transport Attractions in Boston

9

Brooksby Farm

(47 Miles) Zoos in Peabody

10

Pump and Jump

(47 Miles) Indoor Play in Taunton

Fun places to visit in Worcester with kids

Massachusetts 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 Massachusetts'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 Massachusetts 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!

There are so many fun places to go with kids in Massachusetts - 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 MA