Indianapolis Activities for Kids: Where the Fun Is

Activities for kids entertain, educate and enhance the lives of Indianapolis children. Quite a few of these activities centers for children reside in suburbs of Indianapolis.

Ben & Ari’s Fun Center

The Ben & Ari’s Fun Center is nestled in the nearby suburb of Fishers, Indiana. The park offers mini-golf, mini-pin bowling and a vast game room full of video arcade games. A favorite for birthday parties, too.


indianapolis childrens museum thumbIndianapolis Children’s Museum

The Indianapolis Children’s Museum is the world’s largest children’s museum and the 4th oldest institution of its kind in the world. The current building was built in 1976 and has undergone several expansions since this initial building date.


thumbClimb Time Indy

Climb Time Indy is a fun place where kids of all ages love to climb just about anything. At this fun, center for children’s activities, kids can learn how to climb safely, as they increase their physical strength, mental acumen and confidence.


Paint-BallDark Armies Paintball Arena

The Dark Armies Paintball Arena offers eerily black-lit, indoors fun, where the “armies,” decked out in glow-in-the-dark vests, hunt one another in otherwise total darkness. This is a fun place for both kids and adults.


thumbGreatimes Family Fun Park

Greatimes Family Fun Park sprawls over five acres of prime southeastern real estate in Indianapolis, next to the community of Beech Grove. Some of the fun activities offered there are go-karting, mini-golfing, bumper boats and arcade games.



Chuck E. Cheese

Chuck E. Cheese: All across the United States, the name of Chuck E. Cheese means one thing and one thing only to kids: Fun. Inside the Circle City, there are four Chuck E. Cheese locations for your children’s zenith in fun experience.


thumbKids Eat Free

Kids Eat Free: Check out our handy list of restaurants where kids under a certain age eat free!



thumbKid’s Fitness Gyms

With so many sedentary temptations for kids, it’s now of paramount importance to take a proactive stance in combating child obesity. These gyms offer programs designed for kid’s fitness.


thumbPaintball Indiana

Paintball Indiana: Twenty fearsome acres of high-octane fun for greater Indianapolis children of all ages. This is the largest paintball field in the greater Indianapolis area, located in nearby Martinsville, Indiana on the Southside.



thumbYMCAs of Greater Indianapolis

In practically every neighborhood of Indianapolis you will find one of the well-known YMCAs. These represent safe centers for kids’ activities such as sports an