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Indoor Activities That Will Make You Look Forward to Rainy Days

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Over the past two years we’ve be home a lot, but there are so many places to get out and have some fun! When the rain strikes and boredom hits these places are sure to be boredom busters for any age group!

Some of these locations were featured in our indoor birthday party faves article. For more information about birthday parties at one of these places, click here!

Altitude Trampoline Park

1045 Bustleton Pike, Feasterville
215-357-5867

 

This place is jumping! Altitude Trampoline Park features a variety of high-energy equipment such as trampolines, a foam pit, a rock climbing wall, a zip-line and much more entertainment for families, groups, and individuals. And best of all, it’s open all year round, rain or shine!

 

Bury the Hatchet

430 Caredean Drive Unit A, Horsham
(215) 987-6085

 

Channel your inner lumberjack! Axe throwing sounds and looks a little crazy but anyone can learn how to throw an axe and make it stick! Most people who come in have never thrown before and by the end of their session, they’re hitting bullseyes. There are also a lot of benefits and rich history behind the sport of axe throwing that we think you may find interesting. 

 

Bucks County Children’s Museum

500 Union Square Drive, New Hope
215-693-1290

 

The Bucks County Children’s Museum is an idea a local elementary and special education teacher had dreamed of for many years. With the idea of raising awareness and a “sense of place”, she wanted to find a way to educate other young families about the uniqueness of the county while preserving its history and beauty. The Bucks County Children’s Museum’s mission is to provide an environment that connects ALL children to the world around them and inspires learning through PLAY.

 

Bucks County Ice Sports Center

1185 York Road, Warminster

 

This local favorite owned by Black Bear Sports Group is open seven days a week throughout the year, though their Public Skates currently only run Fridays from 8-10 pm and Saturdays from 9-10:30 pm. Admission to their Public Skate costs $16.00 and skate rentals are complimentary, or you can bring your own. Ice schedule changes regularly so be sure to give the rink a call before you go.

 

Doylestown Rock Gym

3853 Old Easton Road, Doylestown
215-230-9085 

 

For the kid that loves climbing all over your furniture. Doylestown Rock Gym boasts more than 12,000 square feet of indoor rocking climbing surface, including overhands, boulders, chimneys, caves, cracks and lead walls. Groups and birthday parties are always welcome at the Doylestown Rock Gym and Adventure Center.  DRG offers a variety of climbing and adventure options for birthday parties, youth groups, field trips, corporate outings, team building and other groups.

 

Fabby Creativity Crafts-Café

64 South Main Street, Doylestown
215-939-0233

 

Fabby-Do is a Creativity Crafts-Café for children encouraging creative expression in the arts, ages 2 to teen. Let this beautiful shop transport you through time with its vintage soda fountain and candy shop vibes. All Fabby-Do parties include a choice of craft, party favors, and add-ons. You can book your in-shop Fabby-Do Party Experience, or purchase  in-home Fabby-Celebration Packages.

 

Fonthill Castle

525 E Court Street, Doylestown
215-348-9461

 

Take a tour of Fonthill Castle, the former residence of legendary tile maker, archaeologist and scholar- Henry Chapman Mercer. Built in the early 20th century, this palatial structure is one of three Mercer buildings and is most noted for its unique architecture and impressive ceramics. A collection of decorative tiles, furniture and paintings make up the permanent exhibits at the this castle. A tour of the castle takes you through the life of its legendary resident, and also throws light on some of his most notable work.

 

Funzilla

500 Lincoln Hwy, Fairless Hills
(215) 488-7352

 

If you’re looking for a fun, family-friendly facility full of activities for anyone to enjoy, Funzilla is here to fulfill all your expectations. Their exciting facility is packed with engaging activities suitable for every member of your family. Funzilla is an all-ages indoor adventure park rife with activities. From their indoor trampoline area to ninja courses to dodgeball and more, you’re sure to find something for everyone in the family to have a blast!

 

Giggleberry Fair

Peddler’s Village, Shop #166, Lahaska
215-794-4047

 

Check out this indoor play place after you’ve done a bit of shopping! Located at Peddler’s Village, this play scape is a beloved favorite of families in Bucks County for family fun, great times and the most memorable birthday parties ever. Its two centerpieces are Giggleberry Mountain, the area’s largest and most incredible indoor obstacle course, and a gorgeous full-sized indoor carousel. 

 

The Little Gym of Langhorne

500 Oxford Valley Road, Langhorne
215-741-1001 

 

At the Little Gym of Vermillion Square, the environment is fun, but their purpose is serious.Teaching kids skills, building strong bodies and minds, and growing self-confidence is what this place is all about. The Little Gym’s non-competitive, curriculum based gymnastics program provides an outstanding foundation. Schedule an introductory class today!

 

Playpad Bucks

860 Town Center Drive, Langhorne
267-568-2348

 

Designed for children ages 0 through 9, Playpad Bucks is a 5,000 square foot indoor play area that caters to children of all needs with a designated baby/toddler area, and special needs and sensory toys. Children can develop their imagination and cognitive skills at their “My Town” and improve their fine and gross motor skills by exploring the multi level indoor playground or sensory room.

 

Revolution Ice Gardens

1621 Mearns Road, Warwick
215-441-5004

 

Sister arena to Bucks County Ice, The Revolution Ice Gardens is a full-service, 2-sheet ice arena located in Warminster committed to developing Hockey Players and Figure Skaters from their first steps on the ice. Here you’ll find public skate sessions, ice hockey, and learn-to-skate lessons, plus a pro shop and even a party room to throw your tween’s birthday bonanza. 

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Thunderbird Lanes

1475 West Street Road, Warminster
215-674-8250

 

At Thunderbird Lanes, not much has changed since it opened for business in the area 50 years ago. And why should it? Fun is timeless! This bowling alley features family style bowling with 32 lanes, a snack bar with a grill as well as a full service bar for adults. Two things that have been updated are its brand new synthetic lanes and approaches and its game room.

 

TNT Amusements

1310 Industrial Highway, Southampton
215-953-1188

 

With an extensive collection of arcade games for sale, arcade video games, foosball tables and pinball arcade machines, TNT Amusements has been one of the most popular spots for gamers in Philadelphia and Bucks County of all ages since 1988.

 

Photo by R. Kennedy for VISIT PHILADELPHIA

Writer for Bucks County Parent. Email tips to christine@familyfocus.org.

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