Baby, it’s cold outside! Does your preschooler or toddler need to burn a little energy? Here are some fun indoor play places to try that are little-kid friendly.

Preschool and Toddler-Friendly Indoor Play Places in Baltimore

Bubala Indoor Playground
1500 Reisterstown Rd, Pikesville | (443) 450-3998 | Monday – Sunday, 10 AM – 6 PM

Bubala is an interactive kids indoor playground with open play hours during the day and also available for birthday parties and private parties. Open play is $13 for one child, $11 for two children, and $9 for three children. MORE

Climb Zone White Marsh
412 Tangier Drive, Suite B, Middle River | 410.406.9891 | Monday – Friday, 10 AM – 9 PM; Saturday – Sunday, 9 AM – 9 PM

Kid-friendly rock climbing! All of their indoor climbing walls are individually themed. At ClimbZone, you and your children can climb to the top of Jack’s giant beanstalk, rise to the top of the Empire State Building or best the 28′ tall knight in shining armor. Climbing adventures suitable for ages 2-5. Climbers age 6 and older are $25 (+ tax) and climbers ages 2-5 are $12 (+ tax). MORE

Hoppers KidZone
5965 Exchange Drive, Suite K-L, Eldersburg | 410-970-8770 | Monday – Friday, 10 AM – 1 PM, Tuesdays & Thursdays, 4 PM – 8 PM

A fun-filled inflatable play center. Bounce houses, obstacle courses, jumbo slides and more. Bounce away all of that energy. Open play is $8/child ages 2 and older (parents play for free!). Kids under 2 play for $5. MORE

Kiddie Crusoe
7 Fox Tail Rd, Timonium | (410) 853-7910  | Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, 10 AM – 2 PM;  Fridays and Saturdays, 10 AM – 8 PM; Sundays, 11 AM – 5 PM

With over 12,000 square feet of clean, safe fun, Kiddie Crusoe is a unique adventure children will want to experience again and again. An indoor play arena with a kid-sized town stocked with costumes, ride-ons, and toys; including a variety of slides, tunnels, zip line, inflatable bounce houses and MORE! Be sure to check out their events calendar for special events and activities. Admission is $12.99 for ages 1-12 (under 1 is $5 or FREE with paid sibling). MORE

My Gym
2080 York Road, Timonium | (410) 308-1288 | See Website

My Gym Timonium has a variety of classes for tykes of all ages — and members have access to FREE open play times! Siblings of enrolled members can play for just $5/session. They also offer ninja training and non-competitive gymnastics for older kids. MORE

Play Cafe
3400 Chestnut Ave, Baltimore | (410) 469-9784 | Monday – Sunday, 9 AM – 3 PM

Tucked away on Chestnut Avenue in Hampden is a place where can get a handcrafted latte while the kids race matchbox cars,  star in a puppet show, or indulge in creative play at the train table. And if they run back and forth to your table to grab a few banana slices or a bite of their grilled cheese, no one will bat an eye. A cafe, coffee house, and interactive creative play space — all in one! Free to play but a $5 food and beverage minimum applies. Note: Play Cafe is closed for maintenance until Thursday, January 4. MORE

Baby, it's cold outside! Does your preschooler or toddler need to burn a little energy? Here are some fun indoor play places to try that are little-kid friendly.

Port Discovery Children’s Museum
35 Market Place, Baltimore |  410.727.8120 | Tuesday – Friday, 9:30 AM – 4:30 PM; Saturday, 10 AM – 5 PM; Sunday, 12 PM – 5 PM

We would remiss not to put the ultimate indoor play space on this list! Port Discovery’s three story climbing structure is the thing kids’ — and parents’ — dreams are made of. Energetic toddlers and crawlers will love Tot Trails. Older kids can kick-it up in their soccer and games stadium complete with electronic scoreboard and goals. Admission is $15.99/person. MORE

The Playroom Harford
1 M Newport Drive, Forest Hill | 443-640-6707 | Monday – Friday, 9 AM – 3 PM; Saturday, 9 AM – 3:30 PM

Harford County’s one of a kind exploration room! Play in the STEM Center, explore the indoor play center, design on the magnetic maze wall, build with giant foam blocks, and MORE. There are even speeding race car raps and a giant train table. Open play is $5-$10/child (depending on age). Sibling discounts, too! Note: socks required! MORE

The Swellness Center
8940 MD-108 Suite F, Columbia | (410) 715-6901 | Monday – Friday, 10 AM – 2 PM

The Swellness Center is an indoor open play center for infants and children through age 6. Daily admission into the Swellness Center for unlimited play is $10 per child, but membership options are available. Cozy home-like feeling. MORE

Rockin’ Jump Towson 
8855 Orchard Tree Ln, Towson | 443-424-1033 | Monday – Friday, 10 AM – 12 PM, Saturdays from 8 AM – 10 AM

Head to Rockin’ Jump for toddler-friendly Rockin’ Tots!  Bonus? You can burn as many calories playing with your children at their indoor trampoline park in 10 minutes as you would running for 33 minutes, and still fit in time to socialize with your parents.  Cost for parent and 1 child up to 6 years old for 2 hours of jump time is $9.99. Additional children are $4.99. Please note you must wear Rockin’ Jump socks. MORE

Rollie Pollies Maryland
1612 Professional Boulevard, Crofton or 476 D Ritchie Highway, Severna Park | Check website for open play times

Rollies Pollies Maryland is a pint-sizer gym and play space that offers a variety of kid programming — but they also offer open play sessions for kids ages up to age 8! Open Gym is mixed age supervised play time. It is a great opportunity to keep the kids moving when going to the park is not an option… Run, jump, tumble, climb and bounce. Individual Open Gym times allow you to come to any open gym session with no commitment. Play is $10/hour — or buy an hourly or monthly pass. Ages 3+ and FULLY potty trained may be dropped off for a maximum of 2 hours. MORE

Storyville
Monday through Thursday, 9 AM – 8 PM; Friday and Saturday, 9 AM – 5:30 PM; and Sunday, 1 PM – 5 PM

A true gem! Storyville (located at the Baltimore County Public Library Rosedale and Woodlawn branches) is a child-sized village that includes developmentally appropriate books and activities. It gets busy on weekday mornings so go early or plan to go after lunch. Best part? It’s FREE. MORE

Ultimate PlayZone
10626 York Road, Cockeysville | 410.628.7529 | Monday – Thursday, 10 AM – 12 PM (under 6 open play), Tuesday, 3:30 – 5:30 PM (under 10 open play); Wednesday, 5:30 PM – 7 PM (under 10 open play)

11,000 square feet of pure, clean fun! Kids will enjoy 6 top-of-the-line inflatable play stations and 2 wonder centers including a magical castle and life-like pirate ship. Kids can literally bounce, pretend and climb away! Admission is $7/per child. Under 24 months is $5 or free with paying sibling. MORE