Indoor Playspaces

By Jessica Kline, Publisher + Editor Macaroni Kid Clifton-Montclair January 5, 2024

We know firsthand what it is like when you really need a place to bring the kids to spend some energy and you start googling your options. We wanted to save you some time and tell you about some of the spaces within a reasonable drive of the Montclair area. We haven't been to all of these places ourselves but we wanted to share our own list!

  • Catch Air in Paramus
  • Energy Sensory and Play + Organic Cafe in Montville
  • Exceptional Explorers in Livingston
  • Funtime Junction in Fairfield
  • Genius Gems in Millburn
  • Huckleberry Play in Morris Plains (NEW)
  • Imagine That! Children's Museum in Florham Park
  • Kids Empire in Fairfield
  • Kidville in Montclair (limited drop in open play times)
  • The Little Play Cafe in Rutherford (NEW)
  • Twin Monkey Playhouse in Lyndhurst (NEW)
  • Wonderlane in Woodland Park (NEW)

Keep checking back as we plan to add to this list as we come across more play spaces! Know of one that isn't listed? Contact us at