Indoor Activities near Bethesda, MD

There are plenty of outdoor activities in Montgomery County for days when the weather is nice, but what can you do around Bethesda when it’s rainy or cold? If you’re looking for indoor activities around Bethesda, you’ve come to the right place. Maryland has plenty of indoor places to have fun – for adults and kids!

We’ve listed some of our favorite places to visit in Bethesda on a rainy day below. Pick a one (or more!) to visit next time the weather takes a turn for the worse!  

Indoor Activities for the Family (kid-friendly)

Stuck inside and need to get out the wiggles? There are plenty of indoor places to keep kids busy in Bethesda – and many are fun for adults too!


40 Southlawn Ct,
Rockville, MD 20850

Hours: Wed-Thu 10am-6pm, Fri-Sun 10am-8pm, Monday 10am-4pm

KID Museum

6400 Democracy Blvd
Bethesda, MD 20817

Hours: Mon-Fri appointment only, Sunday 10am-5pm

All Fired Up

4923 Elm St
Bethesda, MD 20814

Hours: Mon-Wed 10am-7:30pm, Thu-Sat 10am-9pm, Sunday 10am-6pm

Be With ME Playseum

7000 Wisconsin Ave
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
(301) 807-8028

Hours: Mon-Fri 10am-5pm, Saturday 9am-7pm

Imagination Stage

4908 Auburn Ave
Bethesda, MD 20814

Hours: Mon–Sun 10am-5pm

Landmark Bethesda Row Cinema

7235 Woodmont Ave
Bethesda, MD 20814

Hours: Vary by movie showing

ArcLight Bethesda

7101 Democracy Blvd
Bethesda, MD 20817

Hours: Vary by movie showing

Monster Mini Golf

9116 Gaither Rd
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
(301) 330-6464

Hours: Mon-Thu 11am-9pm, Fri-Sat 11am-10pm, Sunday 11-8

Indoor Activities for Adults

Looking for activities for adults around Bethesda? Don’t stay on the couch watching Netflix! Round up a few of your friends and visit one of the indoor activities for adults in Montgomery Country!


5301 Tuckerman Ln
Bethesda, MD 20852

Hours: Mon–Sat 8am-10pm, Sunday 9am-6pm

Round House Theatre

4545 East West Highway
Bethesda, MD 20814

Hours: By event only

Waverly Street Gallery

4600 East West Hwy #102
Bethesda, MD 20814

Hours: Wed-Sun 12am-6pm

Ratner Museum

10001 Old Georgetown Rd
Bethesda, MD 20814

Hours: Vary by event

Read more information about the Ratner Museum.

7 Locks Brewing

12227 Wilkins Ave
Rockville, MD 20852

Hours: Wed-Thu 4am-9:30pm, Fri-Sat 4am-11pm, Sunday 1am-8pm

Bethesda Salt Cave

4709 Montgomery Ln
Bethesda, MD 20814

Hours: Sun-Sat 10am-7pm

Bethesda Blues & Jazz Supper Club

7719 Wisconsin Ave,
Bethesda, MD 20814

Hours: Mon-Fri – 10am-6pm

Looking for more events in and around Bethesda for a rainy day? Check out our list of museums in Montgomery County and our guide to local shopping in Bethesda.

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