- TripBuzz found 9 things to do indoors in the Castle Rock area. From Johnston Ridge Observatory to Mount St. Helens Visitor Center, Castle Rock offers a variety of rainy day activities and other fun things to do indoors — including 19 indoor attractions with ratings over 90%.
- There are 17 different types of things to do inside in or near Castle Rock, Washington. Some of the most popular types of these activities include: Visitor Centers, Observatories & Planetariums, Movie Theaters and Theaters.
- There are 3 indoor activities in Castle Rock, and 6 indoor attractions in nearby cities within 25 miles, including: Longview and Amboy.
The debris from the famous 1980 volcano explosion of Mount St. Helens is just below the overlook cliff where the Johnston Ridge Observatory is poised. Several films, ranger talks, maps, a small food cart, and souvenir shop are available on site.
Open seven days a week during the summer, the Mount St. Helens Visitor Center at Seaquest/Silver Lake is the original center built in 1993. The displays focus mostly on the history of the mountain and area.
Located just inside the blast zones of the 1980 Mount St. Helens eruption, The Forest Learning Center has displays focused on telling the story behind the eruption and return of the forest. There are other resources which cover forestry practices and how trees grow.
Round up some friends for a few games at Triangle Bowl. Leagues, open play and birthday parties are offered. Stop in on the weekend for special events like Moonlight Bowl and Monte Carlo. Foods and beverages are available. Open seven days a week.
A historic venue operated by the nonprofit Columbia Theatre Association for the Performing Arts, the Columbia theatre hosts a wide variety of cultural events, including dramatic and musical performances. The theater also hosts educational programs.
Stageworks Northwest Theatre is a community theater that welcomes auditions and volunteers from the local community. It presents a variety of productions, including musicals and classic dramas. The theater now sells beer and wine in addition to other concessions.
At Columbia Theatre For the Performing Arts, visitors can see a wide range of live performances, from stand-up comedy to orchestra music. The theater retains its original 1920s architecture from when it was established.