If you have covered all the possible outdoor play destinations with the family, it’s time to explore these indoor playgrounds! Mostly reasonably priced with varying themes and innovative facilities, we are sure the kids will soon be pining to go back after one visit!
1. Clip ‘n’ Climb
HomeTeamNS at Tampines recently opened their New Zealand born rock climbing theme park Clip ‘n’ Climb – it houses a whopping 19 wall climbing space, each one differently themed. After a safety briefing, harness instruction and demo, kids will use their logic and puzzle solving skills to navigate around the bright walls.
Suitable for kids over 10 kg, click here for more details.
Location: HomeTeamNS Tampines, 51 Tampines Ave 4 #03-03 Tampines Hub, Singapore 529684
Hours: Mon – Thur 12 – 9pm (1st Monday of the month 2 – 9pm) Fri, Sat, School Holidays & PH Eve 10am – 11pm, Sunday & PH 10am – 9pm
Price: $18 – 22 (90 mins)
2. Let ’em Play
Let ’em Play hosts Singapore’s first Augmented Reality Climbing Wall which uses cutting edge projected graphics and proprietary body tracking technology from Finland. The interactive wall combines in-depth knowledge of computer vision, exercise and user experience together with rock-climbing and fun. They also have a other fun climbing walls, a 2-storey High Elements Obstacle Course (which features hanging pipes, balance beam, see saw,assault bridge, zigzag traverse, barrel crawling, and water drop net) and a Robotics Lab with the widest range of educational programmable robotics kits from all around the world.
Click here for more on facilities and rates.
Location: Tradehub21 #01-100, 18 Boon Lay Way, Singapore 609966
Hours: Weekdays 10am – 9pm, Weekends & PH 9.30am – 9.30pm
Price: Child $18 – $28, Adults $22 – $32
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3. Waka Waka by the Polliwogs (Annex @ Furama)
The newest centre by The Polliwogs showcases a safari theme that is vibrant and engaging for all ages. With real water and neon lighting inside, the various zones for each age group, bouncy castle and life-sized animal statues make it a fun experience for kids of all ages. For those who like a challenge, the centre also boasts an obstacle rope course with timed climbing walls and a Totem Challenge: Leap of Faith which are regulated with high-tech auto belay systems (extra charge of $16).
Click here for more details and ticketing.
Location: Furama Riverfront Annex@Furama #05-01, 407 Havelock Road, Singapore 169634
Hours: Weekdays 9.30am – 7pm, Weekends, PH & School Holidays 9.30am – 8pm
Price: 90cm and above $28, Below 90cm $23 (Buy online to get 10% off till 31 July 2017)
Singapore’s first immersive edutainment facility, this innovative and interactive play centre was created in Japan. Featuring cutting edge technology, kids can get into fun games and hone their problem-solving skills with activities. Immersing themselves in imaginary worlds with their own virtual creative space, they can orchestrate fireworks, create one-of-a-kind aquatic creatures, or launch a jumbo jet from their own hand. MOSH! will make for a meaningful family outing and a platform for exciting adventures and self-discovery. Check out their website for more information.
Location: Palawan Kidz City #03-10, 31 Beach View Sentosa, Singapore 098008
Hours: 10am – 9pm (Last admission 8pm)
Price: Child (3 – 12 years old) $22, Adult $28, Senior Citizen (55 years old and above) $20
KidZania is an interactive indoor theme park combining inspiration, fun and learning through realistic role-play for children aged 4 to 17. At KidZania Singapore, kids can independently explore an 81,000 square feet kid-sized city, complete with buildings, paved streets, vehicles and a functioning economy, just like the real world. Through realistic role-play, they learn about different careers, the inner-workings of a city and the concept of managing money.
Location: Palawan Kidz City #03-01/02, 31 Beach View Sentosa (Beach Station), Singapore 098008
Hours: 10am – 6pm
Price: Infants free, Toddler $25, Child (4 – 17 years old) $58, Adult (18 – 59 years old) $35, Senior $25 *pricing discounts available when purchased online.
Photo credit: Amped
6. Amped Trampoline Park
Amped Trampoline Park is a great place for the kiddos to bounce around and expend all of their energy. Both outlets host 35 inter-connected trampolines and kids can explore different stunts with their Ninja Warrior Course, Slam Dunk Zone, Gladiator Pit, High Performance Trampoline, Dodgeball, Pit Fall and Foam Pit, Parkour Wall and Tumble Track!
Location: Amped River Valley, The Herencia #02-11, 46 Kim Yam Road, Singapore 239351
Amped Jurong East, Yo:Ha Sports Hall #02-23, 200 Jurong East Ave 1, Singapore 609789
Hours: Mon 10am – 7pm, Tues – Fri 10am – 10pm, Sat 9am – 10pm, Sun 9am – 9pm (hourly admission) click here to book.
Price: Child $12, Adult $18
Other alternatives include: Katapult Trampoline Park, Skyhigh Indoor Trampoline Park, BOUNCE Singapore & Zoom Park Asia
Sprawled over 3000 square feet in the Omni Theatre building, KidsSTOP is a one of a kind edutainment centre that aims to engage children from pre-school to lower primary levels, aiming to expose them to science in their formative years. In an environment specially designed for young children, trained science communicators guide and facilitate play and learning in various thematic zones, letting them experience real-life observations with their own eyes. Exhibit and zones are designed to promote and foster parent-child bonding through hands-on activities like measuring themselves and learning about the human body. It would be ideal to plan a day at the Singapore Science Centre, enjoy the other features of the Omni-Theatre and then head to Snow City for some chilling fun. Find out more here.
Location: Singapore Science Centre, 21 Jurong Town Hall Rd, Singapore 609433
Hours: 9.30am – 1.30pm (last admission 12.45pm), 2pm – 6pm (last admission 5.15pm)
Price: Below 18 months free, Child (18 months – 5 years old) $5 Weekday, $10 Weekend & PH, Adult $2 Weekday, $5 Weekend & PH, Senior Citizen free on Weekdays, $5 Weekend & PH
Photo credit: birthdaypartyphotographers.com
8. Kidz Amaze
Kidz Amaze has three different indoor play centres specifically designed by early childhood experts that are huge and stunning. The SAFRA Punggol branch features Singapore’s first indoor water playground where kids can play for hours in the Enchanted Deep Sea no matter the weather. The other two outlets at Toa Payoh and Jurong present a maze of fun play elements and are also equipped with an infant and toddler play zone specially designed by early childhood experts to develop infant’s gross motor skills. All three outlets can host themed birthday parties!
Locations: SAFRA Toa Payoh, 293 Toa Payoh Lorong 6, Singapore 319387
SAFRA Jurong, 333 Boon Lay Way, Singapore 649848
Splash @ SAFRA Punggol 9 Sentul Cres, Singapore 828654
Hours: Click here for hours of the three outlets.
Price: Child $8 – $20, Adult $2 – $5 (depending on membership and period, click here for rates)
9. Playeum, The Children’s Centre for Creativity
Playeum houses innovative and high-quality play spaces, programmes and products, designed to encourage open-ended and self-directed learning like role play, story-making, illustration, writing, drama and puppetry. Other features include Story Cubes for kids to create their own stories, multi-sensory Story Caves, a Story Raft and Story Booth for kids to share their stories through photography and video. Active installations include a Fantasy Dress Up corner and a Chalk Wall where kids can express their creativity freely. Get updated with their programmes and events here.
Location: Gillman Barracks #01-23, Blk 47 Malan Road, Singapore 109444
Hours: Tues – Sun 10am – 6pm
Price: Child (1 – 12 years old) $22, Adult free
The 9000 square feet wide Amazonia play centre has a towering 8-metre high slide, five-level play gym and fun zones like the space ball shootout, the nine-hole 3D glow golf putt putt, the jungle play gym, and the toddler play area. There is also a big variety of toys like Lego, dolls, a mini-kitchen, building blocks and sound-activated play panels.
Location: Great World City Mall #03-08, 1 Kim Seng Promenade, Singapore 237994
Hours: Mon – Thurs 10am – 9pm Fri – Sun & PH 10am – 9.30mp
Price: Infants below 1 year old free, Toddler $22, Child $33, Adult $1 for first two accompanying. Click here for their various specials and deals.