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Urban Air – Sicklerville, NJ

Another fun place by @parks.places.pics this time in Camden County- Urban Air is a franchise that has multiple locations, for this article we are in Sicklerville NJ.

Sterling Hill Mine Museum Ogdensburg NJ

@seek.discover.play shares her amazing photos of Sterling Hill Mine in Ogdensburg NJ. Thanks to her collaboration we have been able to see some of the most beautiful spots in NJ.

Millville Army Air Field Museum, Millville NJ

Does your child love military vehicles? What a great South Jersey destination to check out planes, tanks and more. @parks.places.pics gives us her review!

Princeton Playspace, Princeton NJ

Check out this indoor playplace perfect for your little ones based in Princeton NJ. This post is accompanied with a great video from momlife.nj.

Museum of American History, Deptford NJ

Today parks.places.pics from IG visits the Museum of American History in Deptford NJ to share a sneak peek

Fun City, Blackwood NJ

parks.places.pics shares this amazing indoor trampoline park in Blackwood NJ. Looking for a place for kids to be active? This is a great destination

Cheatsheet to Indoor Places to Play in New Jersey

Your guide to our latest outdoor playgrounds and latest updated indoor places to play in NJ

New Jersey Swing Sets, Midland Park NJ

New Jersey Swing Sets in Midland Park offers Open Play and Birthday Parties! What a great way to meetup so your child can enjoy indoor slides and swings without worrying about the weather!

Woodbridge Center Mall (Tiny Town), Woodbridge, NJ

Editor's Note: Now including VIDEO (update 1/10/2024) - from NYC Mami on the Move- Guest post by NYC Mamí on the Move – Quad State Queen – If you are looking for current hottest spots in NY, NJ, PA and CT with exclusive discounts & giveaways we encourage you to...

Sledding in NJ, Exploring the Parks, Schools and other Locations

It’s 2024 and with all the mild winters, there hasn’t been too many chances for sledding. When we do get some snow check out our list that we cumulated from 2012 and beyond.

Hudson’s House of Play, West New York, NJ

@lilroamingexporers shares photos and video of this indoor gem in West New York, Hudson’s House of Play.

Municipal Park Hainesport NJ

Hainesport has a brand new Municipal park that is worth a trip. Lisa from Mom Adventures of NJ covers it. After you check out the park, you can visit Big Rusty!

Manhattan’s Top Places to Play from NYC Mami on the Move

We are thrilled to have some city mom perspective for our “Travel Beyond NJ” section by NYC Mami on the Move. She shares what her top places are to play and 2 new places that will be opening soon!

Van Saun Park, Paramus, NJ

Winter Update 2024- We love this park, and will be adding updates as we get them! Did you know that until February they will have "ice bumper cars"? Van Saun County Park transforms the parking lot next to carousel into a Winter Wonderland every winter season. You can...

Becker Wing, Monmouth Museum, Lincroft NJ

The Becker Wing is conveniently located at the Monmouth Museum on 765 Newman Springs Road, Lincroft, NJ 07738, within parking lot #1 off Museum Drive on the Brookdale Community College campus. Admission: General admission is $14, and children under

Grace Lord Park, Boonton NJ

Scenic Park with Playground including rocks to climb! Grace Lord Park in Boonton is a must see during the fall season.

Yahn’s Pond Playground, North Haledon NJ

Editor’s Note: Update January 2024: Thanks to our guest contributor we have a cool video, write up and new photos from  @lilroamingexplorers from IG:Address: 📍64 Indian Trail North Haledon, NJ 07508 Video:  side note: We love posting the originals from...

2023 NJ Indoor Playgrounds- A year in review- collaborations, updates, and looking to 2024

2023 wasn't looking good for NJ Playgrounds (the website) back in May. It lay stagnant for quite some time, and was about to be closed down, both Amy and I have moved on from playgrounds, with us parting ways and managing our respective families and careers. But when...

Imagine That!!! A Discovery Museum for Children, Florham Park, NJ

Editor's Note: We sent Karin and her friend to review Imagine That! She had a great time and shares a bunch of great pictures of this 16,000 sq. ft space. Imagine That was completely renovated, the only big item that remains is the Fire Truck, most of the rest is all...

Funzilla Delran NJ

Great find by Lisa of Mom Adventures of NJ in Burlington county! Funzilla will appeal to a variety of ages with their attractions ranging from jungle gym, VR, trampolines, and more!

Playland Woodbridge Center Mall

Check out this great playland in Woodbridge NJ courtesy of @seek.discover.play

Go Playland, Paramus Park Mall, Paramus NJ

Need to shop? Let the little ones stretch their legs on your next shopping adventure at Paramus Park Mall. Thanks to Michelle we have another sneak peek at a great indoor place to play in Paramus NJ, newly opened!

Catch Air Jersey City

Catch Air in Jersey City has become a recent favorite of Lisa’s. She took so many photos and it’s huge!

Tay & Te Imaginative Play, Northvale NJ

Editor’s Note: @lilroaming explorers on IG shared another gem, this time it's Tay + Te in Northvale NJ (Bergen County).About lilroamingexplorers- “Always seeking kid friendly, family friendly and dog friendly adventures in NJ/ NY/ PA. Hoping to inspire others to make...

Urban Air Trampoline and Adventure Park, Toms River

If your child is into trampolines, check out Urban Air in Toms River. One of our collaborators (momlife.nj) visited this Ocean County indoor playplace and shared her experience!

Cooper Environmental Center (Cattus Island Cty Park) Toms River, NJ

The newly renovated Cooper Environmental Center is a place where visitors of all ages can enjoy hands-on educational displays like a live view osprey cam, habitat tree and tunnel, bird viewing area, children’s activity corner and a huge collection of live reptiles and fish.

Play Away, Hackettstown, NJ

Play Away in Hackettstown (Warren County) was recently visited by one of our frequent guest collaborators, seek.discovery.play. Check out her beautiful photos in this post!

Catch Air- Hasbrouck Heights

Thanks to lilroamingexplorers from IG who shared this great video of their experience at Catch Air in Hasbrouck Heights!

Nest Cafe and Indoor Playground, Kearny

Editor’s Note: @memory.making.mama.nj on IG has just reported on this coffee place/indoor playground in Kearny NJ.  We are sharing her video post below!  Make sure you check out her Instagram giveaway at the bottom as well! It ends soon!About Michelle- “We are a...

NJ Featured Sponsors for the Month- Indoor Play

We are thrilled to announce our featured January sponsor for NJ Paygrounds- The Little Gym- Lodi, NJ – They open this week!


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