A variety of indoor play choices from bouncy castles to ball pits, here are our favorite indoor play places in Seattle.
PlayDate SEA is a three-level indoor play structure built to keep children active and engaged. Their facilities feature two interactive play floors with rotating games, an air cannon room, and a triple-wave slide.
The café is geared towards parents with relaxing atmosphere to enjoy a cup of Stumptown coffee, draft beer, or a glass of wine. PlayDate is a great location for parents to catch up with their friends while the kids burn off energy.
They have plenty of food options that both parents and children will enjoy. Additional features include puppet shows every Friday evening, as well as birthday party options. PlayDate also has laser tag!
Hours: Sunday-Thursday 9am to 8pm, Friday and Saturday 9am to 9pm
Weekday Pricing: Ages 3 & under $8, ages 4 and up $12
Weekend Pricing: Ages 3 & under $12, ages 4 and up $12
A hands-on, interactive children's museum, KidsQuest encourages learning through play with an emphasis on science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM).
Exhibits are geared towards children birth to age eight and their families and include Waterways, the Treehouse, the Backyard (for children 0-3), the Garage (with a Construction Zone and real semi-truck cab!) and a rotating activity table.
KidsQuest offers over 650 programs throughout the year including early learning classes, summer camps, drop-off and whole-family science workshops, free art programs and many special events including movies, concerts and holiday programs. The museum has won many local awards including Best Birthday Place, Best Kids Store, Best Summer Camp, and Best Nonprofit.
Hours: Tuesday – Thursday 9am-5pm, Friday 9am-8pm, Saturday 9am-5pm, Sunday 12-5pm
Pricing: $12.50 per child, children under 1 free
Pump It Up is the original Puget Sound inflatable party venues and is still the best option for safe, fun, private events including birthday parties, open jumps, field trips, parents’ night out, fundraisers, and more. They pride themselves in constantly offering new, innovative party programs like Adventure Parties and Glow Party experiences, which are sure to exercise your children's imaginations, as well as their muscles.
Open jumps are for all ages from 12:30pm-2pm on Tuesdays. Spend time with your family and make new friends in a safe, clean, climate-controlled environment. Pump It Up has locations in Kirkland and Lynnwood
Open Jump Hours: Tuesdays from 12:30 - 2:00 pm, and Mondays in the summer
Cost: Open jump is $9 per child and $7 per sibling (plus tax)
Wiggle Works kids is an original walk-in, soft-play, moving playscape and birthday party experience for kids under 48 inches. It is a drop-in facility, meaning you and your child can enter the facility without a reservation any time during normal operating hours.
The facility is built on the Yu Kids PlaySystem, which is a completely soft play environment that MOVES! Most of the equipment spins, bounces, or swings so that your child has the ultimate interactive play experience. This playscape literally calls children to come wiggle, giggle, and play. This is where fun for kids is created.
Hours: Monday-Saturday 10am-9pm, Sunday 11am-5pm
Cost: For general admissions $10 on weekdays and $12 on weekends
PlayHappy Café (formerly known as Playdate Café) in Lynnwood, Washington, is an award-winning family and community focused gathering place for little ones and their favorite grownups.
Within a 8,500 square foot facility, they have a 2,000 square foot play space designed for little ones 0 to 6 years of age, a café serving delicious and wholesome food and beverages, and three gorgeously decorated rooms, which host fabulous parties and enrichment classes (dance, Spanish, and Mandarin).
PlayHappy Café also has a preschool class for up to 16 students.
Hours: Monday to Thursday 9am–4pm, Friday 9am–7pm, Saturday 10am–6pm, Sunday 10am–4pm.
Romp is an indoor play space and community hub for families, created to nurture both parent and child as they play, learn, and grow. The facility is a center for indoor play, classes, and enrichment, and it is a fantastic venue for parties.
The expansive play area encourages creative and imaginative play, while challenging children cognitively, socially, and emotionally. The space is outfitted with equipment and toys from manufacturers such as: HABA, Plan Toys, Janod, and Grimm. Their community kitchen is stocked with everything you need to prepare a snack or meal. Romp offers plenty of classes and enrichment, from art and cooking to woodworking and LEGO Robotics.
They have a nice selection of snacks for purchase, but don't feel the pressure—you can bring your own snacks and meals to enjoy in their beautiful space.
Hours: Monday to Friday 9:30am–3:30pm
Cost: $20 for the first child, $15 for each additional child
WunderKind is located in the northeast Seattle neighbourhood of Bryant. It's a 1,800-square-foot facility with of its space dedicated for the kids and the rest caters to the parents.
Their community play spaces feature an abundant supply of unique LEGO® and LEGO® DUPLO® bricks, trains and more for kids of all ages to enjoy.
All dining tables for parents are within an eyeshot of the play spaces, so parents can keep an eye on their kids while chatting with a fellow parent or friend, grabbing a bite to eat, or fuelling up with their favorite espresso drink.
Hours: Monday-Friday 9am-1pm, Saturday and Sunday 9am-6pm
Cost: Day Pass $6/child; 30 Day Pass: $15/child
Kids is an indoor playground and party venue in the Eastside that strives to inspire imaginative play and to promote active play in children so that they can be creative and stay healthy.
The area features a themed play area, party venue, and photo booth station all under one roof in a clean and safe environment. The little ones can play and celebrate while parents and guardians can have a peace of mind.
They offer a three-story jungle gym, combined with moving softplay structures and a 8-by-20-foot chalkboard wall for children 55 inches and below. They also have a dedicated space for infants and toddlers and offer other fun activities, such as face painting, arts and crafts, story time, and more.
Hours: Monday-Thursday 9:30am-5:30pm, Friday and Saturday 9:30am-6:30pm, Sunday 11am-5:30pm
Cost: Prices are based on height
Funtastic Platorium is one of the largest indoor playgrounds in the Washington. Kids ages 10 and under can enjoy hours of untethered delight as they romp, run, jump, slide, and tumble their way through the indoor play area and obstacle courses.
Parents can enjoy a little downtime as they observe their kids enjoying themselves in a safe and secure indoor environment.
The have a special play area for the toddlers, where bigger kids are not allowed, and all of the play equipment is designed for little hands and feet, making playtime enjoyable for even the tiniest toddler.
They have branches in Bellevue and Lynwood.
Hours: Visit their website for hours based on location
Kidz Bounce has a wide assortment of inflatable structures for all age groups in a safe, clean indoor environment.
From giant slides to challenging obstacle courses, Kidz Bounce has a lot of activities to keep your kids entertained. Your kids will be guaranteed to go to bed on time.
They arrange birthday parties, youth groups, and team events.
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