The saying, “April Showers Bring May Flowers” holds fairly true here in New Hampshire. If you’re looking for some fun, rainy day activities with kids, or grandkids, look no further!
Open 7 days per week, with special events, activities, and hands-on learning every day the Children’s Museum of New Hampshire is a fun place for kids of all ages to explore and learn!
For more information visit: www.childrens-museum.org
The SEE Science Center is an interactive learning center that was founded, and established, to promote the understanding of science! The Center was dedicated in April 1986 and has been engaging kids (and adults) ever since. Hands-on exhibits, workshops and traveling exhibits aren’t to be missed!
For more information visit: www.see-sciencecenter.org
Conveniently located between Mt. Assurance and Mascoma Lake, the Enfield Shaker site has been cherished for over 200 years! Great Stone Dwelling tours, special programs, exhibits and craft demonstrations appropriate for the entire family.
For more information visit: www.shakermuseum.org
Who doesn’t love roller skating?! I remember going here as a kid myself, and it’s heartwarming to know the tradition lives on. Conveniently located to Eastman, you can spot Great View Roller Skating right off of I-89. Open Friday, Saturday and Sunday for roller skating fun!
For more information call: 603-632-7878
State of the art indoor ice skating rinks open year round and open to families! The Rinks at Exeter serves over 500,000 people each and every year.
For more information visit: www.therinksatexeter.com
The McAuliffe-Shepard Discover Center has an amazing collection of interactive exhibits for kids of all ages to explore. From the planetarium theater to the high-tech observatory workshops. There is something for everyone to enjoy!
For more information visit: www.starhop.com
The Montshire Museum of Science is a hands-on adventure with more than 140 exhibits relating to science, ecology and technology. The Montshire recommends a 2-3 hour visit (or more) and try not to do everything on your first visit; there’s lots to see, do, hear and touch!
For more information visit: https://www.montshire.org/
HopStop Family Shows are held in both Hanover and Claremont, New Hampshire. Children and families can enjoy these free performances that are designed to entertain and introduce children to the world of dance, music, theater and storytelling. Performances change seasonally, so make sure to check-out their website or call for current performances.
For more information visit: www.hop.dartmouth.edu/online or call 603-646-2422
King Arthur Flour isn’t just for adults – kids can have fun and learn how to bake yummy treats, too. Usually offered once per month, kid’s classes are catered to be fun and educational!
For more information, and to view the online calendar of events, visit: www.kingarthurflour.com/baking-school
Indoor trampoline parks are all the rage with kids nowadays! Visit our local, New Hampshire trampoline park just a few minutes away. Just remember to bring your socks!
For more information visit: www.jumpnjoynh.com