Richmond Indoor Play Areas for Kids

indoor play areasRichmond has so many awesome options for keeping kids entertained during summer break. While we love getting to spend time outside, it’s nice to have some options for days when its raining or just too hot to handle! These local indoor play areas are perfect for those days!

Cartwheels and Coffee

Locations: 2820 W Cary St. Richmond, VA 23221
Times: 9:00am-1:00pm Monday-Friday
Fees: (Per Class) Children 1 year & older $5, Each additional child $4, Infants under 1 year FREE. Memberships available.
Ages: 0-10
Features: Cartwheels and Coffee is one of Richmond’s favorite indoor play areas for moms of young children. They offer a place for moms and kids to come together and do what they both love! With Coffee for the moms and fun classes for the kids, it’s a perfect fit!

Children’s Museum of Richmond

Central Location: 2626 West Broad Street Richmond, VA 23220
Chesterfield Location: 6629 Lake Harbour Drive, Midlothian, VA 23112
Short Pump Location: 11800 West Broad St. Richmond, VA 23233
Times: 9:30am-5:00pm (Central Location open until 7:00pm)
Fees:  $9 (Free under 1) Membership options available
Ages: All Ages
Features: The Children’s Museum of Richmond offers a huge variety of fun kids exhibits and activities. From fixing cars to learning about dinosaurs, to ringing up a purchase in the diner, there is no shortage of fun here! While the museum does have an outdoor portion, your kids could easily stay entertained all day in the indoor play areas.

Circus Playhouse

Location: 10101 Brook Rd Glen Allen, VA 23059
Times: Monday-Sunday 10:00am-9:00pm, Saturday 12:00pm-6:00pm
Fees: $9.99 admission (Parents are free) Laser tag: $5 per game
Ages: 2 and up
Features: Circus Playhouse offers a variety of indoor play options for all ages. Starting with bouncy houses at 2 years old and moving up to laser tag for the big kids. They have obstacle course bounce houses, movies and interactive games that will keep the kids moving! They also offer Zumba classes for adults.


Location: 10087 Brook Road, Glen Allen, VA 23059
Times: Kid Jump – Monday-Friday 9:00am-10:00am, Open Jump – 10:00am-9:00pm. Saturday, 9:00am-11:00pm. Sunday, Closed.
Fees: 6 & under: $10 for 1 hr. $15 for 2 hrs. — 7 & over: $13 for 1 hr. $20 2 hrs.
Ages: All Ages
Features: Jumpology is a local trampoline arena with over 50 trampolines on the walls and floors, a giant foam bit, dodgeballs, basketball hoops and so much more! This is one of the best indoor play areas to help the kids jump out some pent up energy!

Monkey Joes

Location: 11304 Midlothian Turnpike Richmond, VA 23235
Times: 10:00am-6:00pm Monday-Thursday, 10:00am-8:30pm Friday & Saturday, 11:00am-6:00pm Sunday
Fees: $8.99 Monday-Friday, $9.99 Saturday and Sunday, $5.99 2 & under. Frequent user passes available.
Ages: 12 and under
Features: Monkey Joes is a great place for young kids to get their energy out on a rainy day! With bounce houses of all shapes and sizes, this is the perfect way to spend the day with the whole family!

Off the Wall

Location: 721 West Hundred Rd, Chester Va. 23836
Times: 10:00am-7:00pm
Fees: $6 All day play
Ages: 17 and Under
Features: Off the Wall is one of Richmond’s coolest indoor play areas for kids! With wall to wall bounce houses and activities your kids are sure to stay entertained all day. While their jumping, you can catch up on e-mails or surf the web with their free wi-fi!

Pump It Up

Location: 9555 Kings Charter Dr. Ashland, VA 23005
Times: Open Jump times vary by week. Check Calendar.
Fees: Open Jump: $8
Ages: All Ages
Features: Pump It Up is a huge party destination in the Richmond area, but it’s not just for birthdays! They have Open Jump, Family Night, Ice Cream Jump, Glow Jump and other awesome events and opportunities. Times for events do vary so check their calendar before planning your visit!

Regency Square Mall

Location: 1420 Parham Road, Richmond, VA 23229 
Times: Monday-Saturday 10:00am-9:00pm, Sunday 12:00pm-6:00pm
Fees: Free
Ages: There is no age limit but the play area has a maximum height rule
Features: Regency Square Mall has a small indoor play area for young kids which includes soft foam blocks and slides. In addition there are also some coin operated kiddie rides in the same area.

Richmond Ice Zone

Location: 636 Johnston Willis Dr. North Chesterfield, VA 23236
Times: Public skating times change from week to week. Check the schedule before your visit!
Fees: $9 (skate rentals $3)
Ages: All Ages
Features: What better way to cool down on a hot summer day than ice skating! Ice Zone has ice walkers available for young kids. If the kids try it and love it, they also have ice skating lessons available.

Romp n’ Roll

West End Location: 9677 W Broad St Glen Allen, VA 23060
Midlothian Location: 11541 Busy St Richmond, VA 23236
Mechanicsville Location: 6300 Mechanicsville Turnpike Mechanicsville, VA 23111
Times: Varies depending on activities 
Fees: Romp n’ Roll offers a variety of membership packages ranging in price. Click here to find out more!
Ages: 3 Months – 5 Years Old
Features: Romp n’ Roll is one of RVA parent’s favorite indoor play areas, and for good reason! They offer classes that are designed to be fun and educational, in addition to camps, open gyms and kids nights.

SkateNation Plus

Location: 4350 Pouncey Tract Rd. Glen Allen, VA 23060
Times: Public skating times change from week to week. Check the schedule before your visit!
Fees: $9 (skate rentals $3)
Ages: All Ages
Features: In addition to ice skating, SkateNation Plus also offers a huge arcade area with laser tag.

Sky Zone

Location: 1345 Carmia Way Richmond, VA 23235
Times: Open Jump Hours: Tuesday-Thursday 3:00pm-8:00pm, Friday 3:00-9:00pm, Saturday 10:00am-10:00pm, Sunday 12:00pm-8:00pm
Fees: 30 minutes $10, 1 hr. $15, 1.5 hrs. $20, 2 hrs.$25
Ages: All Ages
Features: In addition to open jump, Sky Zone trampoline park offers special events like toddler jump, sky fit, ultimate dodge ball, homeschool day, and sky mania! This the the perfect indoor play area to help the kids get the wiggles out on a rainy day.