Best Indoor Playspaces in the Bay Area

These Indoor Play Spaces were voted the Bay Area’s 2023 Best of the Best by Bay Area Parent readers. Read the full list of winners here.

Silicon Valley

Gold: Children’s Discovery Museum of San Jose. This children’s learning museum includes tons of hands-on exhibits exploring art, bubbles, water, air, the natural world, mammoths and more. San Jose.

Silver:  Pump It Up. Multiple locations.

Bronze: Legoland Discovery Center. Milpitas.


Gold: Rockin’ Jump. Play trampoline dodge ball, try the slam dunk zone and do flips and somersaults. San Carlos.

Silver: Movement Gym. Belmont.

Silver: Pump It Up of Belmont. Belmont.

Bronze: La Petite Playhouse. Redwood City.

San Francisco/Marin

Gold: Bay Area Discovery Museum. The children’s museum features hands-on exhibits, art studios, camps and classes, and school programs. Sausalito.

Silver: California Academy of Sciences. San Francisco.

Bronze: House of Air. San Francisco.

East Bay

Gold: Bumblebee Playspace. This more than 3,000-square-foot indoor playspace is designed for infants, toddlers and preschoolers and has open and private play options. Newark.           

Silver: Rockin’ Jump. Multiple locations.

Bronze: Luv 2 Play. Dublin.  

Bronze: PlayStarKids. San Ramon.



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