The Northlands Indoor Activity Guide

The Northlands Indoor Activity Guide | Duluth Moms Blog

Raining outside and have energetic kiddos? We need some resources for indoor play spaces to let them run that energy off!  In this Indoor Guide, you’re sure to find something to keep you and yours busy.


Adventure Zone Summer Hours: Sunday – Thursday 11am – 10 pm, Friday & Saturday 11 am -Midnight
Located in Canal Park
329 Lake Avenue South, Duluth MN 55802

Barnes and Noble Story Time and Lego Table | Check website for events and times
Located inside the Miller Hill Mall
1600 Miller Trunk Hwy. #L25
Duluth, MN 55811

Canal Park Marine Museum | Monday – Sunday 10 am – 4:30pm
Located in Canal Park
600 South Lake Avenue
Duluth, MN 55802

Chalstroms Shooting Range | Archery Shooting Practice for Older kids. Monday- Saturday 6 am-8 pm. Sunday 6 am- 7 pm  $5 for all you can shoot, bring your own equiptment 
5067 Rice Lake Rd
Duluth, MN, 55803

Children’s Museum | Tues – Sat, 10 am to 5 pm, Sunday, 12 pm. to 5 pm. 
115 S. 29th Ave. W.
Duluth, MN 55806

Duluth Heights Community Center | Play Gym: Mondays 2:00pm-4:00pm Wednesdays 9:30 am – 11:30 am
33 W Mulberry St,
Duluth, MN 55811

Duluth Public Library | Three Duluth Locations + Superior 
520 W. Superior St.
Duluth, MN 55802

105 Mt. Royal Shopping Circle
Duluth, MN 55803

5830 Grand Avenue
Duluth, MN 55807

1530 Tower Ave
Superior, WI 54880

Edgewater Hotel and Waterpark | Rubber Ducky Race Every Saturday 10:00am
2400 London Road
Duluth, MN 55812

Duluth Makers Space  | (ages 12 +) Hands on creative workshops
3001 West Superior Street
Duluth,MN 55806

Great Lakes Aquarium Open Daily 10 am – 6 pm
353 Harbor Drive
Duluth, MN 55802

Gymnastics Academy | Preschool Open Gym (ages 2 -5) Thursdays 9:30 am-10:30am. $10 non-members, $6 members per session. Save by purchasing a punch card. All open gyms are subject to change. 
4710 West Arrowhead Rd
Duluth, MN 55811

Hartley Nature Center | Nature Play (ages 0-5 with parent or guardian) + Nature Nook Playgroup (ages 2 -5) Mondays 10 am. Our weekly get-together that includes reading a nature themed book, making a craft and taking a short hike. Meet here at 10am and be sure both of you are prepared for the weather. Runs 90 minutes every Monday. See the Nature Nook schedule for upcoming books. Cost: $2 for Nature Play (for participating child), $5 for members, $8 for non-members for Nature Nook Playgroup
3001 Woodland Ave
Duluth, MN 55803

Heritage Center | Open Skating Wednesdays 6:30 pm – 8 pm
120 S 30th Ave West
Duluth, MN 55806

Lake Superior Zoo Check website for winter hours
7210 Fremont Street
Located at 72nd Ave West & Grand Ave
Duluth, MN 55807

Little Jacks Play Center Monday – Friday 8:00am-4:00pm
103 Avenue C,
Cloquet, MN 55720
The Avenue Coffeehouse is located in Cloquet has the “Little Jacks Play Center” in back…a big, open space with tables, toys, foosball, jungle gym, games, ride on toys.

The Depot | Check website for events. Open 7 days a week 9 am -5 pm 
506 West Michigan Street
Duluth, Minnesota 55802

Tweed Museum Tuesday 9 am – 8 pm, Wednesday–Friday: 9 am–4:30pm, Saturday  and Sunday: 1 pm–5 pm 
University of Minnesota Duluth Campus
1201 Ordean Court
Duluth, MN 55812-2496

Twin Ports Gymnastics Toddler Time on Tuesdays and Wednesdays 10:30 – 11:30am and Saturdays.
3000 Hill Ave
Superior, WI 54880

Woodland Community Center Mondays and Thursday’s: 9 am – 11 am 
Tot Time: Free for YMCA members, $1 for non – members
Home Depot Woodworking Class

World of Wheels | Thursdays, Homeschooling 1 pm – 3:30 pm: After school skate 4 pm – 8:30 pm. Friday 4 pm – 9 pm, Saturday 11 am – 5 pm family skate: 5 pm – 9 pm All ages
1218 Oakes Ave
Superior, WI 54880

UMD | Open Skating Mondays – Saturday. Check website for updated schedule
153 Sports and Health Center
1216 Ordean Court
Duluth, MN 55812

UMD Planetarium | FREE public events every Wednesday 7 pm 
Public shows every Friday at 7 PM and Saturday at 2 PM and 7 PM ($5 Adults; $3 Seniors 60+, Children 6-12 and Students with ID; Under 5 FREE)
371 Marshall W. Alworth Hall
1023 University Drive
Duluth, MN 55812

Vertical Endeavors | Monday – Thursday 11 am – 9 pm, Friday & Saturday 11 am – 10 pm, Sunday 11 am – 6 pm
Located inside Adventure Zone in Canal Park
329 South Lake Avenue
Duluth, MN 55802

YMCA Superior Open Swim – Waterslide Check listings for times
9 West 21st Street
Superior, WI 54880


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