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!

ZavaZone

https://www.zavazone.com/zava-zone-adventure-park-rockville-md/
40 Southlawn Ct,
Rockville, MD 20850
800-376-9282

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

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KID Museum

https://kid-museum.org/
6400 Democracy Blvd
Bethesda, MD 20817
301-897-5437

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

All Fired Up

http://www.allfiredupdc.com/
4923 Elm St
Bethesda, MD 20814
301-654-3206

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

Be With ME Playseum

https://www.playseum.com/
7000 Wisconsin Ave
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
(301) 807-8028

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

Imagination Stage

https://imaginationstage.org/
4908 Auburn Ave
Bethesda, MD 20814
301-280-1660

Hours: Mon–Sun 10am-5pm

Landmark Bethesda Row Cinema

https://www.landmarktheatres.com/washington-d-c/bethesda-row-cinema
7235 Woodmont Ave
Bethesda, MD 20814
301-652-7273

Hours: Vary by movie showing

ArcLight Bethesda

https://www.arclightcinemas.com/en/locations/maryland/bethesda/parking-and-info
7101 Democracy Blvd
Bethesda, MD 20817
323-615-2550

Hours: Vary by movie showing

Monster Mini Golf

http://monsterminigolf.com/locations/gaithersburg/
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!

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Strathmore

https://www.strathmore.org/
5301 Tuckerman Ln
Bethesda, MD 20852
301-581-5100

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

Round House Theatre

http://www.roundhousetheatre.org/
4545 East West Highway
Bethesda, MD 20814
240-644-1100

Hours: By event only

Waverly Street Gallery

https://www.waverlystreetgallery.com/
4600 East West Hwy #102
Bethesda, MD 20814
301-951-9441

Hours: Wed-Sun 12am-6pm

Ratner Museum

http://www.ratnermuseum.org/
10001 Old Georgetown Rd
Bethesda, MD 20814
301-897-1518

Hours: Vary by event

Read more information about the Ratner Museum.

7 Locks Brewing

http://www.7locksbrewing.com/
12227 Wilkins Ave
Rockville, MD 20852
301-841-7123

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

Bethesda Salt Cave

https://www.bethesdasaltcave.com/
4709 Montgomery Ln
Bethesda, MD 20814
301-312-6377

Hours: Sun-Sat 10am-7pm

Bethesda Blues & Jazz Supper Club

http://bethesdabluesjazz.com/
7719 Wisconsin Ave,
Bethesda, MD 20814
240-330-4500

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.