The Ultimate List of Indoor Playgrounds in Nashville

Places in Middle Tennessee to Climb, Bounce, and Run for All Ages

Are your kids running circles in your house? But it’s too hot or cold or raining? Take them to one of Nashville’s indoor playgrounds! These places have saved our sanity more than once and we had to share them.

Where are best indoor playgrounds in Nashville? We found places for all ages all over Middle Tennessee. Read on for ideas of places to visit for all different ages. Some of the playgrounds are free and some have a fee. There are trampoline parks, climbing gyms, and places with traditional playground equipment inside a building. You will definitely want to bookmark this page to reference it next time you want to get out of the house when it is too cold, wet and rainy, or too hot to play outside.

Indoor Playgrounds

Free Playgrounds

These playgrounds are FREE to enter and play. Perfect for a rainy or cold afternoon. 

Tennessee State Museum (Map) – This free museum opened in 2018 and has a Children’s Gallery geared at kids ages 3 – 8. 

Downtown Library (Map) – The children’s section of the downtown library is home to a playscape and small climbing wall. 

Cool Springs Galleria Play Area (Map) – The playground is located on the lower level. Park near Belk and walk into the Mall and you can’t miss it.

Rivergate Mall Play Area (Map)

Opry Mills Mall Play Area – This small play area which is good for younger children is located in front of Children’s Place and features interactive musical instruments. Charging ports for phones and adult seating are available.

Opry Mills Mall - play area with orange cat

Chic Fil A – There are restaurants all over the Nashville area with a playground. Find the closest to you HERE.

McDonalds – Most stores have a playground. Find one near you HERE (be sure “playplace” is checked in the list of amenities)

Playgrounds with a Fee

Adventure Science Center (Map) – A HUGE 5 story climbing structure large enough for adults.

We Rock the Spectrum Franklin (Map) – Indoor sensory gym promoting an inclusive play environment for children of all abilities. Weekly classes, birthday parties, special events and open play times available.

Circus World Hendersonville (Map) – An indoor climbing gym and ball pit is available for children 6 and Under. Use is included with the daily wristband fee or can be purchased separately.

Smyrna Outdoor Adventure Center (Map) – The Adventures are indoors too! Click HERE for the schedule and admission prices. 

Nido: Mt Juliet (Map) – Montessori inspired indoor play space designed specifically for babies and toddlers. They offer weekday Open Play times and weekend birthday party packages, as well as memberships.

Monkey’s Treehouse – (Map) – Geared at younger children (8 and Under) it is $9.00/child to play.

Nashville Fun For Families - Monkey's Treehouse - play structure 1 new

My Gym Brentwood (Map) – Weekly Open Play available. Check the schedule HERE and select “pay to play” to find the open play times available to the public.

Mpact Sports (Map) – Offers open play for three different age ranges. Check the schedule and prices HERE

Kidz Adventure Center (Map) – Offers open play for three different age ranges. Check the schedule and prices HERE.

Shining Light Gymnastics (Map) – Offers open play. Check the schedule HERE and call for more details.

Discovery Center at Murfree Spring (Map) – Great children’s museum that has several play areas.

Tennessee Toddles (Map) – This indoor playground is geared toward younger children (infants to preschoolers) in Fairview. Click HERE for the hours and pricing. 

The Green Monkey (Map) – This indoor space located in Dickson has plenty of room for little ones to play and explore safely while their grownups keep watch. Day passes, memberships, and birthday party packages available.

TN Kids Co (Map) – This multi-level indoor play place located in Nolensville is top of the line and so much fun for children up to 12 years old. Your kids will not be bored, they honestly have something for everyone.

Trampoline Fun

Above All Extreme Air Sports Brentwood (Map) is now Defy Nashville. Open Jump Schedule and pricing HERE.

Altitude Trampoline Park (Map) – Located in Hermitage, you can find their open jump schedule and pricing HERE

Urban Air Trampoline Park (Map) – Also in the Hermitage area, open jump schedule and pricing can be found HERE

All Air Xtreme Trampoline Park (Map) – Jump in Hendersonville; walk ins are welcome. Hours and pricing can be found HERE.

More Options for Indoor Fun

Arcades, Laser Tag, and More

Chuck E. Cheese (4 locations in the Nashville area) – Eat pizza and play in the arcade.

Tito’s Playland (Map) – Located inside Plaza Mariachi, Tito’s has an indoor playscape and arcade.

Game Galaxy Arcade – located in Rivergate Mall and also in Smyrna, this arcade is one price and you can play all day.

Flashback Arcade – play all your 1980s favorite arcade games for one price in Murfreesboro. 

The Rabbit Hole VR (Map) – Book some time and play virtual reality games. Kids must be 8 years or older to play. 

Dave & Busters– located in Opry Mills Mall, Dave & Busters is an arcade for kids and adults.

Holder Family Fun Center – play laser tag and indoor glow golf plus an arcade!

Rock Climbing Gyms

Climb Nashville (2 locations)

The Crag (2 locations)

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Lauren is a transplant from Texas and has become a local tourist exploring the area with her two children. She loves to discover new places in Nashville to share with others.

3 thoughts on “The Ultimate List of Indoor Playgrounds in Nashville”

  1. TN Toddles in Fairview, TN is not just for preschool age children, children of all ages are able to play and have fun. It’s a great place that my family frequents often.


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