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Indoor Play Spaces in Downtown Manhattan

A Sampling of Programs in NYC

Please note: This listing is for information purposes only and does not imply an endorsement or recommendation.

Appleseeds, located at 10 West 25th Street, is a membership based play center with a 2,500 square foot playground. The site includes nine permanent exhibits that mimic the Big Apple, a soft play area for toddlers, as well as a sports playground, a deli, a LegoTM area and a magnet wall suitable for children up to the age of 5. Required membership fee grants unlimited access to indoor playground. No reservations required.


Baby Moves, located at 155 Bank Street, offers a warm and fun gym area for children ages 6 months to 7 years. The facility includes slides, obstacles, and lots of mats on which children can creep, crawl and jump. Membership not required. Open Play may be purchased in packages or per session. No reservations required.


Chelsea Piers' Little Athletes Exploration Center, located at 11th Ave at 23rd Street, the field house offers a jungle gym with state-of-the-art equipment for toddlers ages 6 months to 4 years to crawl, roll, jump, and explore, creating a perfect environment for learning, adventure and fun. Membership not required. Open Play may be purchased per session, in packages and unlimited monthly passes. No reservations required.


Citibabes, located at 52 Mercer Street, is a private club that offers classes, parties and an indoor playground. The Citigym provides plenty of space for newborns and children through the age of 10 to play on balance beams, crawl through tunnels, jump on a trampoline and climb on a mini-rock wall. Membership fee required. Open play may be purchased as a day pass. No reservations required.


City Treehouse, located at 129A West 20 Street, is a nature-themed play center for children 2 months to 7 years old. City Treehouse offers the largest indoor water play area in New York City, a signature two story treehouse, a soft play room with games and toys, classes, play group visits and parties. Membership not required. Play passes may be purchased based on an hourly basis or as unlimited monthly and yearly passes. Reservations are required.


Kidville, located at 67 East 11th Street as well as 200 Church Street, is a membership based play center for children aged newborn to 5 years, includes a supervised indoor gym where children can run, climb, slide and tumble. Kidville also offers a wide range of classes each week. The space is available to rent for children's birthday parties. Membership fee is required for access to play space. Reservations are not required.


NY Kids Club, located at 38 East 22nd Street, is a play center for children 6 months to 6 years of age that promotes supervised, unstructured playtime in a state-of-the-art gym or play space. A variety of classes are available each semester for children. The space is available to rent for children's birthday parties. No registration or membership fees when you register for a full semester class. Play passes may be purchased in packages. Reservations are required.


Playgarden, located at 95 Franklin Street, is a membership based play center whose 4,000 square foot indoor playground is rearranged monthly to keep it interesting and entertaining for young children. The facility offers slides, ball pits, trampolines, climbing, fun mats, tunnels, bridges, and monkey bars. Playgarden is available to rent for children's private birthday parties. Required membership fee grants unlimited access to indoor playground. Reservations are not required.

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