Kids Activities in Hamtramck

Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit – Up to 51% Off Membership

University

$50 $30

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With their membership perks, art lovers savor striking contemporary art, along with lectures, films, and educational children's activities

Up to 41% Off Stars on Ice Show

Joe Louis Arena

$87.65 $53

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Stars on Ice's 28th season features US National Team members such as Jason Brown, Ashley Wagner, and gold medalists Davis and White

Half Off Ice-Skating Lessons

Hazel Park

$50 $25

Weekly classes instruct students in skills required to perform graceful figure-skating maneuvers or execute fast-paced hockey techniques

Up to 64% Off Ice Skating

Windsor

C$14 C$5

Duos or quartets hit the ice before warming up with a cup of hot chocolate and bag of popcorn

51% Off Voice or Instrument Lessons

Eastpointe

$80 $39

Experienced musicians teach students of all skill levels the fundamentals of singing or playing instruments like guitar and clarinet

Up to 53% Off Admission to Military Historical Society

Eastpointe

$25 $12

Historial society celebrates the efforts of the Greatest Generation during WWII with exhibits and interactive events

44% Off Popcorn, Cotton Candy, or Snow Cone Rental

Royal Oak

$80 $45

Party rentals dole out carnival-style snacks for up to 50 guests

50% Off Laser Tag

Dearborn

$34 $17

Laser-tag bouts unfold in a glowing, space-themed arena with multiple levels to play on—all overseen by staffers who ensure safety

Up to 56% Off at AMF Bowling Co.

Multiple Locations

$32 $17

Bowling at over 250 locations across the country hosts groups of two, four, or six for two hours of bowling

Up to 56% Off Ice-Skating at Civic Ice Arena

Melvindale

$45 $20

Groups of four enjoy open ice-skating sessions with snacks; lessons include 30 minutes of instruction and 30 minutes of practice

Up to 53% Off Family-Center Fun Package

Melvindale

$52 $26

Pizza and pop reenergizes visitors at a family fun center with a multilevel laser tag arena, indoor and outdoor mini golf, and an arcade

Up to 81% Off Lessons at Axis Music Academy

Multiple Locations

$80 $15

Private lessons and group jam sessions can teach students everything from guitar chords to drum beats to recording with Final Cut Pro

Up to 61% Off Learn-to-Ice-Skate Course

Fraser

$99 $39

Year-round lessons are available for students aged 3 and older

Up to 60% Off at Ford Lanes & Bel-Mark Lanes

Multiple Locations

$30 $12

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Automatic scoring stations track frames while groups enjoy one or two hours of bowling and optional three-topping pizza

Up to Half Off Bowling and Drinks for Two

Dearborn Heights

$26 $12.99

A shareable pitcher of soda or beer paired with two games of bowling

59% Off Laser Tag at C.J. Barrymore's

Macomb

$49 $20

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Laser-tag arena with fog, black lights and thumping sound system; arcade has 140+ games such as big bass, price is right and dance

50% Off Indoor-Play-Center Party at Jungle Java

Multiple Locations

$130 $65

Kids gather around a jungle-themed table with beverages and play in maze of forest huts and treehouses

Up to 53% Off Bowling with Shoe Rental and Sodas

Taylor

$22.58 $11

More than 48 synthetic lanes outfitted with wooden approaches and automatic scoring; cosmic bowling on Saturday afternoons

53% Off Summer Camp at Cirque Amongus

Livonia

$210 $99

Instructors teach youngsters 10 circus skills, including magic tricks and walking on stilts, at a camp that culminates in a performance

Up to 50% Off at Tiny Town Play Lounge

Tiny Town Play Lounge

$129 $64

Indoor toddler play center features make-believe shops, puppet theater, climbing structures, and parents' lounge.

Up to 59% Off Wallyball or Bowling Packages

Harrison Township

$46 $20

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50,000-square-foot facility hosts games of Wallyball and bowling alongside a sports bar that screens games on HDTVs

51% Off Indoor Playtime at Bounce Up

Farmington

$35 $16.99

Kids tumble down a soft, two-laned slide and ricochet inside a bouncy castle

Up to 55% Off at Holocaust Memorial Center

Farmington Hills

$16 $8

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Holocaust museum traces the history of Judaism before bearing witness to the atrocities of World War II

Up to 52% Off Arcade Outing or Party

Farmington

$14.50 $7

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Old and new coin-operated games and mechanical oddities buzz and whir in packed museum where guests nibble popcorn

Up to 58% Four Passes and 100 Tokens at Gamerz USA

Westland

$48 $20

Family-friendly gaming emporium offers battlefield laser tag, lazer maze challenge, gallery of arcade games, and kids zone

Up to 53% Off Summer Camp

Westland

$200 $99

Kids participate in creative and educational activities mixed with daily and weekly field trips at summer camp that provides meals

Up to 57% Off Indoor Play or Kids' Party

Westland

$191.40 $99

Indoor kid zone with inflatable bouncers and slides, a ball pit, private party rooms, make your own teddy bear, and glimmer arts

Up to 51% Off Private Music Lessons

Westland

$50 $25

Professional music educators teach the basics in piano, guitar, violin, voice, and other private lessons

Up to 53% Off Bowling and American Grill Food

Trenton

$64 $30

Groups can supplement two hours of bowling with pizza and soda; Classics Tavern features American fare and drinks

62% Off Guitar Lessons at American Guitar Academy

Grosse Ile

$129.95 $49

Under the tutelage of skilled instructors, prospective rock icons learn scales, chords, and soloing techniques during 30-minute lessons

48% Off Sports Camps at Joe Dumars Fieldhouse

Shelby Township

$145 $75

In addition to sports camps, weekly sessions include everything from Handyman 101, Babysitter Survival, and Restaurant 101

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On November 19, 1928, the Detroit Historical Society opened the Detroit Historical Museum in a one-room suite on the 23rd floor of the Barlum Tower, earning it the nickname of highest museum in the world. These days, Detroit’s Cultural Center accommodates the museum in an 80,000-square-foot space, where interactive exhibits preserve more than 300 years of city history. Frontiers to Factories traces Detroit's transformation from French-frontier outpost to industrial city, while America's Motor City celebrates its automotive dominance with a changing display of classic vehicles and a 1903 Model T that guests can sit in. Streets of Old Detroit brings the 19th century to life with recreated cobblestone streets that wind past stores of the era such as a five-and-dime, a soda shop, and a barbershop for powdered wigs.

Thanks to recent renovations, the society has expanded its chronicle of Detroit with three new permanent exhibitions. Detroit: The Arsenal of Democracy covers the ways the city's industrial infrastructure adapted to demands of World War II, and The Gallery of Innovation includes videos about renown innovators and hands-on activities of trial-and-error. As The Allesee Gallery of Culture examines the city's cultural history, its Kid Rock Music Lab lets visitors create and share their own music using interactive displays. Outside, the Detroit Legends Plaza honors the city's sports, entertainment, and media legends with cemented handprints and signatures from stars such as Lily Tomlin and Martha Reeves.

5401 Woodward Ave
Detroit,
MI
US

Nestled within the historic Hitsville USA quarters of Motown Record Corporation, the Motown Museum dazzles the optic nerves of audiophiles with retina-regaling displays that flash back to the golden age of music. Foray into the historic duplex that enshrines the restored apartment of Berry Gordy Jr. before tiptoeing through Studio A to reverberate ripened rumors fresh from a grapevine within its iconic echo chamber. As they follow the trajectory of rhythm-and-blues history, visiting duos can pore over a comprehensive collection of photographs, memorabilia, and invisible air molecules once inhaled by famous recording artists. Bask in the soulful warmth of the Marvin Gaye exhibition or burst into synchronized moonwalks while ogling Michael Jackson’s signature glove-and-hat ensemble.

2648 W Grand Blvd
Detroit,
MI
US

The Burton Theatre is a new independent cinema in the Heart of Detroit that features classic art house, independent, LGBT, foreign and cult films. Responding to the shortage of art house venues in the city, the Burton Theatre aims to help Detroit rival Chicago and New York as a center for independent film.

3420 Cass Ave
Detroit,
MI
US

Regal Lanes has been meticulously maintained by the same family since 1960. Its vast hall offers ample space for recreational players as well as leagues, with 40 glossy bowling avenues lined with the same hardwood used to pave the road to termite Oz. While bowlers wait in the wings, they can relax at the alley's grill and sports bar, home to flat-screen televisions and daily happy hours.

27663 Mound Rd
Warren,
MI
US

At Universal Lanes, digital scoreboards keep track of points as players strive for strikes in regular or glow-in-the-dark lighting. Between games, bowlers can meander over to the lounge and rack up pool balls or order pretzels, soft-serve ice cream, or pizza from the grill. They can also perch at the stone bar to sip beer while telling a tall tale about bowling a 300 with a very ripe cantaloupe.

2101 E 12 Mile Rd
Warren,
MI
US

As planes come and go from nearby Windsor International Airport, grounded racers engage in their own form of high-speed action at Warp Drive Race Park. Strapped safely into one of four different 9-horsepower Honda-engine go-karts, helmet-clad passengers grab their steering wheels, don their racing nose plugs, and put their feet to pedals as they test the limits of speed. Up to 20 karts can take to the large 1,800-foot concrete track, currently organized into several straightaways, curves, and hairpins that drivers can take at up to 45 km/h. Little racers aged 4–10 can jump into child-sized single-pedal cars and roam around a smaller oval track, or parents and children together can strap into two-passenger cars capable of reaching 40 km/h. After the racing is over—or for quick breaks between speedy bouts—passengers can retire to one of the picnic area's 10 tables, partaking in sustenance or tall tales about close finishes.

3200 County Rd 42
Windsor,
ON
CA