The fun spans two levels at this Southport play area, a favorite spot for moms and nannies. Welcoming kids up to age 8, Explore & Much More has a play kitchen, dress-up area and toy-filled nooks that encourage creativity and discovery. You'll also find art and music classes here.
Rain, rain, go away. All the kids want to do is play. Fortunately, the top indoor playgrounds for kids in Chicago offer plenty to keep them busy—even on the most miserable of days. So when the family tires of free museum days and the little ones really just want to run around like they would at any of the city's best playgrounds, let them go wild at one of these tops spots. Many of them just happen to be great for birthday party ideas, too.