Guide to Indoor Play in the Albuquerque Area


Whether it’s cold, rainy, or just way too hot, moms need indoor play options in Albuquerque all year long. Luckily, there are plenty of opportunities to get the wiggles out at indoor play areas around town.

Certainly, pools, splash pads, and those free and cheap summer movies are a possibility in the summertime. But what else is there in the way of indoor play around Albuquerque?

Check out the list of indoor play areas in the Albuquerque area below.

Guide to Indoor Play in the Albuquerque Area


multiple locations

Good chicken and lemonade as well as air-conditioned play. Yes, please.

Chuck E. Cheese

4418 Wyoming Blvd. NE & 10510 Coors Blvd. NW

The O.G. gaming spot for kids is still a fun indoor option. And they offer Sensory Friendly Sundays.

Cool Springz

5205 San Mateo Blvd NE

With trampolines, laser tag, a ninja course, climbing walls, virtual reality, sports simulator, and a little kids’ space, kids will definitely get their exercise.

Coronado Center

6600 Menaul NE

The children’s play area inside the mall is located on Level 1 near JCPenney.

Dave & Buster’s

2100 Louisiana Blvd NE Bldg 201

Play video games, eat, and drink to your heart’s content.

Electric Playhouse

5201 Ouray Rd. NW

This fun, immersive, and interactive experience combines the best of the physical and digital worlds.

Elevate Trampoline Park

3301 Southern Blvd. SE, Rio Rancho

This 30,000-square-foot indoor activity center in Rio Rancho provides exciting and safe forms of entertainment and exercise for jumpers of all ages.


1701 Mountain Road NW

Explora, Albuquerque’s very own science center and children’s museum, provides over 250 interactive exhibits and activities in science, technology, engineering, art, and math.

Liv and Mimi’s Play Cafe

10301 Comanche Road NE #2

The ultimate indoor play space for little ones 0-5 years old. Book play dates, open play, and birthday parties. It’s sunshine all day in Liv & Mimi’s Play Cafe!

Lunar Golf at Cottonwood Mall

10000 Coors Bypass NW

Check out this indoor, black-light, miniature golf course if you love a good round of mini golf inside.

Jungle Jam

    9227 Coors Blvd. NW
    This indoor playground that includes trampolines and a toddler area is sure to get all those wiggles out.

Main Event

4040 Pan American Freeway NE

Main Event is a haven for families to share in a variety of activities like laser tag, gravity ropes, arcade games, billiards, bowling, and more . . . all under one (very big) roof.

Skate-O-Mania (formerly Roller King)

400 Paisano St. NE

It’s indoor fun . . . but on wheels. Make sure to get your Stranger Things re-enactment photo.

Stone Age Climbing Gym

2 locations: Midtown & North

These two full-service state-of-the-art climbing gyms will satisfy climbers of all levels and ages.

Urban Air Adventure Park

3930 Pan American Fwy NE

This is the ultimate indoor adventure park where kids of all ages (and kids at heart) can jump, soar, race, climb, and play.

We Rock the Specturm

1101 Golf Course Road SE, Ste 103, Rio Rancho

We Rock the Spectrum is committed to providing a safe, nurturing, and fun environment to foster learning, exploration, and safe sensory experiences for ALL kids.

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Vanessa Bush
Vanessa loves her people and loves Albuquerque and has lots to say about both. She’s married to her high school sweetheart, Nate, and they have three kids (Micah, Corban, & Evangeline). Originally from Florida, she’s lived in Albuquerque since 2009 when she and her family relocated to start a new church. Even though she misses wearing flip-flops year-round, New Mexico has truly enchanted her, and the desert feels like home. When she is not chauffeuring children about town, Vanessa works as the Director of Strategy and part-owner of Truly Social Digital Marketing Agency, enjoys volunteering at church, loves watching college football, and drinks a little too much coffee. She is passionate about connecting women with each other, loving her people, and finding the good in her place. Follow her on Instagram @vanessamaebush.


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