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When you need to get out of the house, here are the best places to play.
LEGOLAND Discovery Center (Auburn Hills)
LEGOLAND Discovery Center Michigan is the ultimate indoor LEGO® playground, perfect for families with children ages 3-10! Kids can spend hours creating and playing with structures they build with limitless LEGO structure possibilities. You’ll also enjoy two interactive LEGO rides, a 4D Cinema showing three different movies, MINILAND® where you can see dozens of Detroit-area landmarks built completely out of LEGO bricks, AND indoor play structures!
Airborne Adventure Park takes the indoor recreation experience beyond the ordinary. Defy gravity and experience the feeling of peak performance as you train like a Ninja Warrior, conquer the Warped Wall, compete in Ultimate Dodgeball, and fly through the air on over a dozen attractions.
Jump on trampolines, fly high in the drop zone, test your parkour skills and more at Sky Zone.
Chelsea Tree House (Chelsea)
The Tree House is an awesome adventure destination located in Chelsea, Michigan. The 9,000 square foot location boasts a huge climbing and playing structure, five slides, a baby and toddler area, swinging bridges, basketball hoops, and of course, a huge tree house!
Jungle Java (Canton, Farmington Hills + Clinton Township)
Jungle Java is all about kids having fun, engaging in active play, in a safe and clean environment. Jungle Java is also all about parents being able to relax and socialize, enjoying a latte, in a comfy and cozy environment.
Fairytale Fun Place (Clarkston)
Have fun at a gigantic 3-story play structure is jam-packed with slides, obstacles, a zip line and our signature 3-story bear slide! For littler ones, you can feel safe while they play in our enclosed “Cub Cove” which includes a smaller version of our big play structure and a variety of age-appropriate toys.
DEFY Detroit features over 35 trampolines for open jump and games, a foam pit, ninja course, zip line, rock wall and more!
Kidcadia is an escape for kids and caregivers. The 10,000 sq ft venue features a large indoor playscape for kids to explore and cozy seating parents to sit back and relax.
Dinoland (Dearborn Heights)
What kid doesn’t love dinosaurs?! You can’t lose at Dinoland because the awesome theme is just the beginning – from rock walls, to ball pits, slides and the cutest baby/toddler area – the entire family will have fun at Dinoland.
Castaway Play (Howell)
Castaway Play is a family family fun center with a giant play structure, bounce houses, laser tag, arcade, restaurant, play structure, & AWESOME birthday parties! The indoor play space is designed for kids of all ages and includes a miniature bridge and three slides.
At Stemville, we believe in creating a play center for children that encourages the use of science, technology, engineering, and math. Children use creative thinking and problem solving as they explore the various play stations. Stemville offers access to over 25,000 Magformers, 7,500 Clicformers, and 660 Everblocks for endless, creative building. Also, visit our 8 foot LiteZilla to watch your design light up.
Let them bounce off the walls on the trampolines, test their skills at the XP arena and ninja course, jump in a game of dodgeball and make their way through arcade games.
This brand new dinosaur themed fun center offers interactive arcade games, laser tag, bumper cars, toddler play area, play structure and virtual reality attractions. There’s also a large T-Rex to greet you at the door.
Rochester Play (Rochester)
Rochester Play provides many unique services – a premier indoor children’s play center, a distinctive party location, a health conscious and tasty café, and various family and children’s programs.
From Sky Rider coaster, ropes course and tubes indoor playground to warrior courses and trampolines, Urban Air offers one of a kind fun – did we forget to mention virtual reality and flip zone bumper cars?
The Munchkin Ropes Course at Troy Gymnastics is the perfect indoor activity – even timid climbers will race through the course by the end! The Munchkin course is perfect for 2-7 year olds (or 48” tall), because they need to be able to move their harness through the apparatu! For those with bigger kids, Troy Gymnastics also has a High Ropes Course for ages 8+ (or over 54” tall).
Bounce off the walls, in to the mosh pits and finally hit that slam dunk.
Yoyo’s Fun Center (Westland)
Yoyo’s has it all play equipment for little kids and big ones, trampolines, arcade games and pottery crafting area! There’s something for all ages and interests.
Pump It Up has six indoor inflatable playground all in one spot.
Get Rev’d Up for an unforgettable adventure in Automotive Alley indoor playscape, laser tag, ropes course, bumper cars and an arcade!
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About Carrie Budzinski
Carrie Budzinski is the Vice President of LittleGuide Detroit. She grew up in Livonia and Detroit and continues to live life in both cities. Carrie loves exploring the city and finding hidden gems in the suburbs..