Indoor Activities in Columbus | Columbus Moms Network

It’s hot outside and we’re all looking for some indoor activities to keep the kids entertained and cool! Scroll down for a list of indoor options in Columbus that will keep everyone busy and having fun!  For more information on hours, admission cost if any, and other details please check the business website, or contact them directly.


Dave & Buster’s Polaris

1554 Polaris Parkway, Suite #206, Columbus

Dave & Buster’s Hilliard

3665 Park Mill Run Dr. Hilliard

Chuck E Cheese

3631 Soldano Blvd, Columbus

3886 Morse Rd, Columbus

2711 Martin Rd, Dublin

Pins Mechanical Co

21+ after 8pm

6558 Riverside Dr, Dublin

141 N 4th St, Columbus

4117 Worth Ave, Columbus

Scene 75

5033 Tuttle Crossing Blvd, Dublin


Colony Cats Adoption Center

2740 Festival Lane, Dublin

Visit the adoptable cats and kittens!  Hours: Tuesday-Friday: 4pm-7pm and Saturday-Sunday: 12pm-4pm.  Closed Monday.

Kitty Bubble Cafe and Cat Lounge

5568 N. High St, Columbus

Hours: Monday, Thursday and Friday, 12pm-9pm. Saturday and Sunday, 10am-9pm.  Cat lounge closes at 8pm.  Reservations are highly recommended!  Walk-Ins are welcome only if spots are available.




Arts + Crafts

Busy Bee’s Pottery & Arts Studio

Dublin Village Center-6685 Dublin Center Dr.

uPaint Pottery Studio

1205 Polaris Parkway

Brush Crazy

1299 Bethel Road, Columbus

AR Workshop

661B High St., Worthington

Home Depot Kids Workshops

Kids projects and activities calendar here

Michaels Craft Store

3612 W. Dublin Granville Rd, Columbus

9051 Columbus Pike, Columbus

90 Graceland Blvd, Columbus

1830 Hilliard Rome Rd, Hilliard

1614 Stringtown Rd, Grove City

Classes & Events Calendar here

Color Me Mine Dublin

6375 Perimeter Dr.

Aprons and Easels

3582 Fishinger Blvd, Hilliard

Board & Brush Creative Studio

36 N. Liberty St, Powell

Penn & Beach Candle Co.

1255 Grandview Ave, Columbus

737 N High St, Columbus

646 High St, Worthington


Book Stores

Beanbag Books

25 Winter St, Delaware

The Book Loft of German Village

631 South Third St, Columbus

Cover to Cover Children’s Books

2116 Arlington Ave, Columbus




Bowling Alleys

Gahanna Lanes

215 W Johnstown Rd, Gahanna

HP Lanes

2012 Innis Rd, Columbus

Rollhouse Entertainment-Columbus

500 Georgesville Rd, Columbus

Dragon Lanes

1189 Columbus Ave, Marysville

Plain City Lanes

325 S Jefferson Ave, Plain City


Young Chefs Academy

425 Beecher Rd, Columbus

Indoor Ice Skating

Chiller Ice Rinks

7001 Dublin Park Dr, Dublin

8144 Highfield Dr, Lewis Center

401 E Wilson Bridge Rd, Worthington

3600 Chiller Ln, Columbus



Indoor Playgrounds + Sports Centers

Ninja Citi

2620 Sawmill Place Blvd. Columbus


535 Lakeview Plaza Blvd, Worthington

Urban Air Adventure Park

7679 Dublin Plain City Rd, Dublin

Bounce Club-Powell Location

3967 Presidential Pkwy, Powell

Big Bounce-Grove City Location

1645 Gateway Circle, Grove City

Rockin Jump-Dublin

5625 Shier Rings Rd. Dublin

Rockin Jump-Westerville

1220 County Line Rd. Westerville

Get Air

3708 Fishinger Blvd. Hilliard

Graeter’s Play Area

2136 Bethel Rd, Columbus

Momi Land

Polaris-704 Radio Dr.

Hilliard-3681 Park Mill Run Dr

We Rock the Spectrum Kid’s Gym

Oak Creek Center, 1250 E Powell Rd, Lewis Center

Play Area at the Mall at Tuttle Crossing

5043 Tuttle Crossing Blvd, Dublin

Play Area at Polaris Fashion Place

1500 Polaris Parkway, Columbus

Big Air Columbus

1400 Polaris Pkwy, Columbus


Columbus Metropolitan Library Locations:

Barnett Branch

3434 E. Livingston Ave., Columbus

Canal Winchester Branch

115 Franklin St., Canal Winchester

Driving Park Branch

1422 E. Livingston Ave., Columbus

Dublin Branch

75 N. High St., Dublin

Franklinton Branch

1061 W. Town St., Columbus

Gahanna Branch

310 Hamilton Rd., Gahanna

Hilliard Branch

4500 Hickory Chase Way, Hilliard

Hilltop Branch

511 S. Hague Ave., Columbus

Karl Road Branch

5590 Karl Rd., Columbus

Linden Branch

2223 Cleveland Ave., Columbus

Main Library

96 S. Grant Ave., Columbus

Marion-Franklin Branch

2740 Lockbourne Rd., Columbus

Martin Luther King Branch

1467 E. Long St., Columbus

New Albany Branch

200 Market St., New Albany

Northern Lights Branch

4093 Cleveland Ave., Columbus

Northside Branch

1423 N. High St., Columbus

Parsons Branch

1113 Parsons Ave., Columbus

Reynoldsburg Branch

1308 Brice Rd., Reynoldsburg

Shepard Branch

850 N. Nelson Rd., Columbus

South High Branch

3540 S. High St., Columbus

Southeast Branch

3980 S. Hamilton Rd., Groveport

Whetstone Branch

3909 N. High St., Columbus

Whitehall Branch

4445 E. Broad St., Columbus

Worthington Library Branches:


820 High Street

2280 Hard Road

Worthington Park Library

1389 Worthington Centre Drive


Upper Arlington Library Branches:


Westerville Public Library

126 South Street, Westerville

Plain City Public Library

305 West Main St, Plain City

Bexley Public Library

2411 East Main St, Bexley

Movie Theaters

Crossroads Cinema

200 Hutchinson Ave, Columbus

AMC Dublin 18

6700 Village Parkway, Dublin

AMC Dine-In Easton Town Center 30

275 Easton Town Center, Columbus

AMC Grove City 14

4218 Buckeye Parkway, Grove City

AMC Columbus 10

5275 Westpointe Plaza Drive, Columbus

Phoenix Theatres Lennox Town Center

777 Kinnear Rd, Columbus

Strand Theatre

38 E Winter St, Delaware



Ohio Railway Museum

990 Proprieters Rd, Worthington

Columbus Museum of Art

480 E. Broad St, Columbus

Ohio History Center

800 E. 17th Ave, Columbus

COSI-Center of Science and Industry

333 W. Broad St, Columbus

Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum

Sullivant Hall, 1813 N. High St, Columbus

Roller Skating Rinks

Skate Zone 71

4900 Evanswood Dr, Columbus

United Skates of America

3362 Refugee Rd, Columbus


Dublin Rec Center

5600 Post Rd, Dublin

Westerville Community Center

350 N. Cleveland Ave, Westerville

Columbus Aquatics Center

1160 Hunter Ave, Columbus

Worthington Community Center

345 E. Wilson Bridge Rd.

Goldfish Swim School Family Swim (Dublin)

6175 Shamrock Ct. Ste G, Dublin

Goldfish Swim School Family Swim (Westerville)

765 Brooksedge Blvd, Westerville

Goldfish Swim School Family Swim  (Lewis Center)

7838 Green Meadows Dr, Lewis Center


Toy Stores

Learning Express Toys & Gifts

180 F Market St, New Albany

7227 N. High St, Worthington

3140 Riverside Dr, Upper Arlington

Dublin Toy Emporium

28 North High St, Dublin

Lakeshore Learning

2148 Polaris Pkwy, Columbus





What’s your family’s favorite indoor spot? 


We’ll be updating this list over the next couple of weeks so check back for updates! If we’re missing your favorite indoor activity, email it to me at: [email protected]


Stay cool and have fun!

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