Dave and Buster’s — Franklin Mills Mall

This one-stop game emporium features a midway packed with hundreds of electronic games and simulators, plus billiards, shuffleboard, and just-for-fun blackjack. Expect loudness, all the games make a real racket; but the children will be in heaven. There’s decent pub fare and a kid’s menu for chow.

Contact number: (215) 632-0333

Location: 1995 Franklin Mills Circle, Philadelphia, PA 19154

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Doylestown Rock Gym Adventure Center

This indoor rock climbing gym and adventure facility offers 7,000 square feet of indoor climbing surface, including overhangs, boulders, chimneys, caves, and lead walls. Geared to climbers of all ages and abilities, the gym offers group and family climbing sessions, including a Kinder Climb for tots ages 2 and a half to 5.

Contact number: (215) 230-9085

Location: 3853 Old Easton Road, Philadelphia, PA 18902

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Lucky Strike Lanes

Who knew that bowling would become hip? But that’s the scene at this downtown bowling lounge with its neon lighting, cool art, and comfy seating. The children will love the tasty comfort food and fun atmosphere, and you’ll love the retro-chic vibe.

Contact number: (215) 545-2471

Location: 1336 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107

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