- TripBuzz found 36 things to do with kids in or near Kitchener, Ontario, including 26 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Cambridge, Brantford, Elora and Ayr.
- From Waterloo Region Museum to Grand River Rocks, the Kitchener area offers 39 different types of family activities, including: History Museums, Other Adventures, Rock Climbing and Playgrounds.
- Located in southern Ontario, and 60 miles west of Toronto lie the city of Kitchener. The city welcomes a population of over 200,000 residents in an area of over 50 square miles. Settled in the Saint Lawrence Lowlands and the Grand River Valley makes for a heavily forested terrain and wet-climate.
The largest community museum in Ontario offers visitors access to a 60 acre heritage village and a regional hall of fame. Additionally, the Waterloo Region Museum also features meeting rooms and museum exhibit galleries.
The Joseph Schneider Haus Museum and Gallery features a museum with exhibit galleries and artifact vaults located within Kitchener's oldest building. Additionally, the location also offers summer camps for its youth visitors that simulates what life was like for the Schneiders.
Victoria Park offers guests access to winter ice rinks, open spaces for football and soccer games, and basketball courts. The location also hosts a variety of events, including the Kitchener Blues Festival and the K-W Multicultural Festival.
At Bingemans Big Splash, a water park, visitors will also have the opportunity to play golf, beach volleyball, paintball, and go bowling. Additionally, guests can go canoing and play in the FunworX indoor playground.
At The Museum, guests will have the opportunity to visit the location's permanent exhibits, which include The Urban Streetscape Project and the Thoughts Flow Water Table. The location also hosts special events and workshops, including a Papyrus Workshop.
Bingemans FunworX is the local region's largest indoor play land, with attractions including a ropes course, rock climbing, and a three-level play structure. The location also hosts birthday parties and other group events.
At Chicopee Tube Park, guests will have the opportunity to go zip lining and to eurobungy. Fans of snow tubing during the winter could enjoy this location's summer tubing alternative, available during the spring, summer, and fall seasons.
Adventure Rooms Canada offers visitors the opportunity to engage in a variety of team-building exercises, including puzzles that require critical thinking and communication. Additionally, the location also hosts birthday parties, wedding receptions, and anniversary events.