Can’t wait to go on a family trip that you will remember forever? Kids won’t be kids forever, so you might want to focus on them this time. Guess what: Chelmsford is the town just right for you! Along with the small-town appeal, Chelmsford is close to many attractions you must take your kids to. At Radisson Hotel & Suites Chelmsford-Lowell you will experience not only comfort but also convenience: in fact, if you book well in advance you can save up to 35%. Now, let’s cut to the chase: here’s a list of the top places and colourful activities to live an incredible experience with your children near Chelmsford.
AMERICAN TEXTILE HISTORY MUSEUM (LOWELL)
Are you wondering how baseballs are made? Have you ever used a hand loom to weave the thread into cloth? Do you want to sample a NASA-designed glove and imagine yourself on a space program? Well, this is all possible at the American Textile History Museum in Lowell where you can see with your own eyes how textiles literally changed and shaped the world: just think about firefighters, soldiers, or even Olympic swimmers. Do you have any idea how to quilt, sew or knit? At the American Textile History Museum, you will enjoy family-friendly interactive exhibitions and programs for all ages.
FUNTAGIOUS FUN CENTER (TYNGSBOROUGH)
What do you expect from a place that’s called “Fun Center”? Exactly. FUN. And at the Funtagious Fun Center in Tyngsborough, you can choose from many options. It’s the perfect place for the whole family: everyone, parent o kid, can find something that’s suitable for them. The Center is an 11,000 square-feet climate-controlled indoor area. Whether it’s raining or snowing, you don’t have to worry about a thing: all you have to think about is fun. “Shankz Black Light Mini Golf” will drive your children and yourself crazy. Yes, it’s mini-golf… but it’s in the dark except for some illuminated paint glowing on the walls. But then there’s also the “Highway 66”, the “Balladium Ball Blaster Arena”, the “Time Freak Time” challenge arena… well, you name it!
ONE STOP FUN (WESTFORD)
Your kids are not tired yet? Still up for some running, climbing and dancing? First of all, just know that you got active kids. But then again, lucky for you, you have One Stop Fun in Westford to go to. A great number of coaches will give your kids the chance to take classes and join real competitions while learning gymnastics. And if gymnastics is not their cup of tea, just let them shake the day away with dance classes: everybody’s accepted of course! Not into gymnastics? Not into dance? Just play at the Ultimate Indoor Playground with tube and tunnels and spirals.
BB KIDZ KLUB (WESTFORD)
Still around in Westford and in need of some indoor fun? Hit the road and go to BB Kidz Klub: they offer a fun, climate-controlled environment where your kids can have a great time. There’s a specific area for toddlers where they can play with appropriate games. And for those bigger active kids who need some more jumping, bouncing and climbing, there’s an incredible jungle gym on three levels: be prepared, they’ll stay there for hours and hours and hours. So, if you are on a schedule, just forget it.
EINSTEINS WORKSHOP (BURLINGTON)
Do your kids think that school is boring? Do they often complain about studying and learning “all that stuff”? Well, the truth is that there are very few things as fun as learning. And if they don’t believe you, they WILL believe you after visiting the Einsteins Workshop. Whether it’s science, tech, engineering or math, your kids will experiment and get all creative with fun games and toys. From Minecraft and Zome to (obviously) LEGO blocks, from classes of Coding and 3D Printing to Robotics competitions, your kids will spend their day just learning and creating. You may find out you have a little Einstein under your own roof, who knows?