Move over, Brooklyn! Queens is coming up behind you in the race for most family-friendly borough. Exhibit A: a new play space everywhere you turn! From Long Island City to Sunnyside to Astoria, this borough added fresh spaces to the mix recently, and the old standbys continue to offer tons of indoor fun. Low- key and cozy, massive and super-stimulating, for tiny tots or big ones, Queens has got it all. Click through to find your next inclement weather refuge!

For a Triple Slide and a Bargain Membership: Kids Fun House

This Ridgewood spot features a triple slide, a three-story playground with mazes and tunnels, and arcade and gated toddler area. Bonus: there's a cafe to get snacks and drinks. For $60/month you get unlimited play for one child, free admission to special events, and a free pass for a guest. Got two kids? Get a second membership for $30.

6273 Fresh Pond Rd.



photo: via Kids Fun House Facebook page


What’s your favorite indoor spot to play in Queens? Tell us in the comments below!

—Rachel Sokol