In search of the perfect place to lets the kids run wild inside? NYC is full of indoor play spaces, and like children and snowflakes, no two are exactly alike. You’ll find sprawling fantastical spots, sporty places to climb, jump and roll, members-only clubs with benefits, low-key drop-ins for little ones and more. Click through to find your NYC play space match!

To Play in the House of Music: TLB Music

Of course, they do music at TLB Music (and classes, and camps, and parties...) but you can also just drop in an play here! You'll find eco-friendly, developmental toys and activities for babies, toddlers and kids up to six years old. Fun can be had with a clubhouse, rock-climbing mountain, big and little slides, a play kitchen with food, puzzles, large soft blocks, a train table and more. While you don'r need a reservation, it's best to call on very cold, hot, rainy or snowy days, as they do book up. Play os $20 for members, and $25 for non-members. (You can also book out the whole space at certain times during the week if you want to have a play date with friends.)

266 E. 78th St.
Upper East Side

photo: TLB Music


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— Bonnie Vengrow