Jam Time is a popular indoor place to play.
by Madeline Bilis
354 Merrimack Street
Building 1, Entrance A, 2nd Floor, Lawrence
This indoor playspace offers 12,000 square feet of educational fun. The space contains several “Imagination Stations” which include a child-sized grocery store, a dinosaur climbing structure, a pirate area, arts and craft station, a Peep and the Big Wide World Science station, and a Between the Lions reading area. Admission is $10 for children 1 and up, $2.95 for babies under 1, and $1 for adults.
86 Powder Mill Road, Maynard
Parents and kids alike love Jam Time’s indoor playground. The climbing structures, play house and imaginative sets are a hit with kids, and moms and dads give kudos for the cleanliness and the cafe (bring your own food!). A soft area welcomes little ones, and toys are updated frequently so there’s always something new. $10 per child for all-day play.
100 Parker Street, Watertown
Open 7 days a week, Indoor Playground provides an inflated bounce house, play-cars, a ball pit, children’s gym equipment, Legos, mini furniture, dress up, magnet activities, and computer games. Professionally trained staff members also offer special activities weekly. Admission is $10 for the first child and $8 per additional child. The first adult is free and each additional adult is $2.
92 Cummings Park, Woburn
Head over to The Klubhouse for an inflated bounce house, the seven-seas ship, a plasma cars race track, and lots of other funky activities. Admission is $9 for children 2 and over and $7 for toddlers 1-2 years. Adults enter free. The Klubhouse also sells wooden play structures if you’re thinking ahead to warmer months!
365 Belmont Street, Belmont
The Belmont Parent’s Network organizes this non-profit indoor playspace for kids. It offers 10,000 square feet of gym and play areas, including climbing structures, tricycles, cozy coupes, dress up, play kitchens, train tables, and more! Admission is $10 for one child and $15 for more than one child.
Family Favorite Awards
The Top 10 Indoor Playspaces, voted on by readers and featured in our Best of the Best publication
* Imagination Island – Plymouth
* Imajine That – Lawrence
* Jam Time – Maynard
* Jump On In – Multiple locations
* Kids’ Fun Stop – West Roxbury
* PlayTown Express – Southborough
* Pump It Up – Peabody
* Sky Zone – Everett & Boston
* Stardust Gym – East Bridgewater
* Turf Time – Tewksbury & Woburn