- TripBuzz found 152 things to do with kids in or near Newark, Delaware, including 128 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Wilmington, West Chester, New Castle and Havre de Grace.
- From Fred Rust Ice Arena to University of Delaware Ice Arena, the Newark area offers 99 different types of family activities, including: National & State Parks, Movie Theaters, Skating Rinks and Sports Facilities/Fields.
- Home to the University of Delaware is the city of Newark. Surrounded by residential communities, the charming college town is home to many natural parks, historic walking and biking trails and lively downtown events throughout the year. Also popular with locals and tourists is the towns selection of casual and fine dining establishments and boutique shops.
Affiliated with Illinois State Parks, the Garfield Park Activity Center hosts a variety of programs, including basketball, tee ball, and other sports that kids can play for free. The center also hosts special events.
91% 43 votes
1400 Delmarva Lane, Wilmington, DE MoreLess Info
Beginning as a marshland restoration project in 1998, the Russell W. Peterson Wildlife Refuge has grown into an award-winning eco-system and wildlife habitat. Featuring a trail system, educational outreach programs and more, plan your visit today.
Triton Marina Services offers a wide variety of services for visitors to the marina. Aside from docking, boat rentals and sales, and other boat-related services, it offers various games and recreational activities and a full-service restaurant.
One half of the Delaware Stadium Corporation, the Daniel S. Frawley Stadium is a premium sports arena and event space in Wilmington, Delaware. It hosts baseball games, concerts, conventions, religious revivals, corporate events and other large-scale productions.
An indoor kart racing facility, Mid-Atlantic Grand Prix offers racing experiences to drivers ages 8 and up. The facility also hosts leagues and clinics on racing, and is available for parties and special events.
85% 34 votes
1400 Delmarva Lane, Wilmington, DE 19801 MoreLess Info
The Dupont Environmental Education Center is located in the Peterson Urban Wildlife Refuge and is open year-round for nature enthusiasts. Providing exceptional wildlife viewing opportunities, the center also includes indoor and outdoor exhibits on nature and history.
83% 6 votes
4840 Kennett Pk, Wilmington, DE 19807 MoreLess Info
At Delaware Museum of Natural History, visitors can view life-sized dinosaur fossils and displays containing educational information on topics like geology, prehistory, and ecosystems. The museum contains exhibits like an African watering hole and nature nook.
73% 151 votes
550 South Justison Street, Wilmington, DE 19801 MoreLess Info
Birthday parties and special meetings can be held at the Delaware Children's Museum. There are all sorts of entertainment opportunities in here, all of them having an educational purpose – whether it is the coloring program or the stratosphere.
A 62 lane bowling alley that has been in business since 1959, Bowlerama features a variety of attractions. The facility hosts open bowling as well as tournament and league play, and features a video arcade and restaurant.