Looking for something fun to do with your kids? These quirky activities are perfect for a cool day out!
Seattle is home to all kinds of activities and attractions, you can stay indoors, or plan a fun weekend getaway. The Emerald City has something for everyone!
1. Seattle Center Monorail
Start your day early and head to Seattle Center Monorail, the 50’s vibes of this attraction is famous with kids and adults as well. The ride itself will transport you to another era! Enjoy a short drive to Seattle Center, spot cool buildings along the way; and for some extra fun, try grabbing a seat next to the driver, your kid will thank you!
2. Museum day
If you’re taking the monorail, hop off in Seattle Center and pay a visit to the MoPop for some cool exhibitions. (Bonus: kids love the fun architecture of this place). Check out the seasonal exhibits and plan ahead!. Pacific Science Center is a great option as well, head to this interesting museum for some educational games and interactive experiences.
3. Visit Wild Waves Theme Park
Just in time for the summer, the region’s best outdoor water park just reopened to the public! Located in Federal Way, just 25 minutes from Downtown Seattle, Wild Waves Theme & Water Park features more than 40 rides, and slides, including the 75-foot tall, 50-mph TimberHawk-Ride of Prey wooden coaster, and massive triple-tube Pacific Plunge Slide Complex. This is perfect for a full day packed with fun activities for all the family.
4. Seattle Bouldering Project
This activity is especially great for high-energy kids! This cool place offers rock climbing training for kids as young as 4 years old. Seattle Bouldering Project even offers summer camps.
5. Shug’s Soda Fountain And Ice Cream
It’s always a good idea to take the kids out for a treat. Shug’s Soda Fountain and Ice Cream can be a destination itself, or a perfect way to end a fun day of activities with a delicious treat. This shop has amazing options for everyone; choose from sundaes, sodas, floats and more, in a beautiful, light, and modern space in Pike Place.
6. Have extreme fun at a trampoline park
These are some of the best places to go for a day packed with extreme fun and laughter. Kids and adults will love these places.