Rainy Day Places

This page lists places in the Gainesville, Florida area which are great to visit on rainy days. Also good for days when it's too hot or cold to be outdoors.
Kids Gainesville: Rainy Day Places - Fun 4 Gator Kids
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A. Quinn Jones Museum

The A. Quinn Jones Museum and Cultural Center features a permanent exhibit on the community leader a ...

1013 NW 7th Avenue, Gainesville, FL, 32601
Alachua County Public Libraries

Check the library’s online calendar for details on special events, kids programs, and story times.   ...

Alley Gatorz

Bowling alley and arcade.   Bumpers and guide rails available for kids.

2606 NE Waldo Road, Gainesville, FL, 32609
Bead All About It

Huge array of crystals and beads. Kids (and adults) can make their own beaded jewelry right in the s ...

2441 NW 43rd Street, Suite 1A, Gainesville, FL, 32606
Bouncin' Big

Located in Newberry, Florida, Bouncin’ Big is just 6 miles west of the Jonesville Publix. We have ov ...

824 NW 250th Terrace, Newberry, FL, 32669
Cade Museum for Creativity and Invention

The Cade Museum's exhibits, educational programs, and Creativity Labs encourage learners of all ages ...

811 South Main Street, Gainesville, FL, 32601
Chick-Fil-A Archer Road Indoor Playground

The Archer Road location boasts the only indoor playground at a fast food restaurant in Gainesville. ...

3938 SW Archer Road, Gainesville, FL, 32608
Corks and  Colors Studio

Corks and Colors is a "paint your own" pottery and canvas studio! We also offer kids art classes, st ...

3415 W University Avenue, Gainesville, FL, 32607
DEFY Gainesville

Welcome to DEFY Gainesville - The Ultimate Extreme Air Experience! An indoor trampoline park. We ha ...

6250 NW 23rd Street, Gainesville, FL, 32653
Do Art Pottery and Art Studio

Gainesville's favorite pottery & art studio. From DIY crafts to monthly classes, you can do it all h ...

4780 NW 39th Avenue, Suite 5, Gainesville, FL, 32606
Escape Key

We design rooms which contain a series of challenging puzzles. Your goal is to use critical thinking ...

3501 SW 2nd Avenue, Suite 2300, Gainesville, FL, 32607
Flip Factory Zone

Come visit our incredible 45,000 sq. ft. of fun at Flip Factory Zone! Whether you are an adult or a ...

7400 West Newberry Road, Gainesville, FL, 32605
Florida Museum of Natural History

All the permanent exhibits are kid-friendly and many have hands-on features just for kids. Check the ...

3215 Hull Road, Gainesville, FL, 32611
Gamesville Tabletop

We carry many styles of board and card games, Magic the Gathering and other TCGs, Dungeons and Drago ...

4401 NW 25th Place, Suite G, Gainesville, FL, 32606
Hawthorne Historical Museum & Cultural Center

The Hawthorne Historical Museum is dedicated to "Celebrating the Past" and invite you to visit us on ...

7225 SE 221st Street, Hawthorne, FL, 32640
Kika Silva Pla Planetarium

The Kika Silva Pla Planetarium seats 60 guests beneath a 34 ft Spitz dome, and is equipped with not ...

3000 NW 83rd Street, Building X, Gainesville, FL, 32606
Little Town Railroad at Oaks Mall

Our trackless, electrical trains are designed to offer magical and memorable experiences providing r ...

6419 Newberry Road, Gainesville, FL, 32605
Matheson Museum

Permanent and temporary exhibitions tell the story of Alachua County.  Permanent exhibits offer a br ...

513 E. University Avenue, Gainesville, FL, 32601
Micanopy Historical Museum

The Micanopy Historical Society Museum features displays showing area and town history, from the ear ...

607 NE Cholokka Blvd, Micanopy, FL, 32667
O2BKids Playground

Even if you are not a member you can come and play at O2B Kids any time!   Climb the rock wall, expe ...

6680 West Newberry Road, Gainesville, FL, 32605
Oaks Mall - Soft Playground

Indoor soft playground located in the Sears courtyard- geared for kids 42 inches and under.  Perfect ...

6419 Newberry Road, Gainesville, FL, 32605
Reitz Union Game Room

The Reitz Union Game Room is a recreation facility on the UF campus that is open to the community. W ...

655 Reitz Union Drive, Gainesville, FL, 32611
Santa Fe College Museum of Earth Science

Santa Fe College's Museum of Earth Science is home to over 1,700 mineral, fossil and rock samples ar ...

3000 N.W. 83rd Street, Building X, Gainesville, FL, 32606
Sante Fe Galleries

The Santa Fe Galleries, comprised of the Santa Fe Gallery, Exhibition Halls, and Art in Public Space ...

3000 NW 83rd Street, Bldg. M-147, Gainesville, FL, 32606
Skate Station Funworks

A huge recreational facility featuring roller skating, miniature golf, rock climbing, bounce houses, ...

1311 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, FL, 32606
Splitz

Bowling: Bowling at Splitz is family fun at its best.   With three separate styles of lanes, there’s ...

1301 NW 76th Blvd, Gainesville, FL, 32066
Sun Country Sports Center

An enormous sports complex featuring a several multi-purpose rooms, a rock wall, an outdoor playgrou ...

333 SW 140th Terrace, Jonesville, FL, 32669
UF Physics Department Lobby

The Department of Physics Lobby Exhibits exhibits include a T-Rex Hologram, Parabolic Dishes, a Larg ...

B100 New Physics Building, Corner of Gale Lemerand Drive and Museum Road, Gainesville, FL, 32611
University of Florida Galleries

University Galleries is comprised of three art galleries that play an integral role in the teaching ...

400 SW 13th Street, Gainesville, FL, 32611