Where are you going?
Or, let us surprise youSpin the Globe ®

Mount Laurel for Families

List View
Map View
Whether or not Mount Laurel, New Jersey, counts as a suburb of Philadelphia remains subject to contention, but this township east of the Delaware River stands on its own as a community built around green, open spaces and bustling centers of business.
Save Place
3320-24 NJ-38, Mt Laurel, NJ 08054, USA
With an amusement park outside (think bumper boats, roller coasters, and mini-golf), and everything from bowling to laser tag to a video arcade inside, The Funplex provides year-round entertainment for the whole family. Get your carnival food fix...
Save Place
329 Main St, Lumberton, NJ 08048, USA
Got a little cowboy or cowgirl? Take your child for a riding lesson and enjoy one yourself. The stable is also available for birthday parties and even feature a ‘badge’ program for Scouts and Brownies.
Save Place
340 W Main St, Maple Shade Township, NJ 08052, USA
$$$$
Serving up what’s thought to be the best soft serve in the area, Maple Shade is open year round and is a definite locals’ favorite. Top your cone with anything from peanut butter, to Swedish fish. The sweet varieties abound.
Save Place
Powhatan Indian Reservation Dr, Hainesport, NJ 08036, USA
Head northeast from Mt. Laurel on Hainesport Road and in a few minutes you’ll reach Rancocas State Park, a protected area of creeks, marshes, and hundreds of acres of hardwood forest. The park includes a replica of a seventeenth century Native...
Save Place
Haddonfield, NJ 08033, USA
“Historic Haddonfield” may sound like a cute little exercise in alliteration, but the appellation has been duly earned. This quaint, leafy town was where the New Jersey General Assembly declared New Jersey an independent state during the winter of...
Save Place
2825 NJ-73, Maple Shade Township, NJ 08052, USA
Feel like knocking down some pins? A great place to do it around Mt. Laurel is Laurel Lanes, a bowling alley boasting an impressive 64 lanes. Open until late every night of the week and 3 a.m. on weekends, Laurel Lanes is popular with serious...
Save Place
230 N Maple Ave, Evesham Township, NJ 08053, USA
Five-year-olds are often the subject of discrimination. They can’t drive. They can’t go on roller coasters. They can’t see Stallone movies. They certainly can’t do much in Vegas. It's a relief, then, that there are still places exclusive in their...
Save Place
923 Haddonfield Rd, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002, USA
$$$$
Here’s a concept that feels long overdue: a wine and burger bar. That’s the idea behind Zinburger, which specializes in pairing excellent, mostly American, wine with gourmet hamburgers. All wines are available by the glass, which is helpful if you...
Save Place
320 Evesboro - Medford Rd, Marlton, NJ 08053, USA
$$$$
There are those who will stubbornly claim that it’s impossible to find a good bagel outside of New York City. Whether this was true at one point in time I am, thankfully, too young to say, but it certainly isn’t true anymore. I think I can easily...
Save Place
210 Kings Hwy E, Haddonfield, NJ 08033, USA
$$$$
Health-conscious travelers will be happy to learn that Ánimo in Haddonfield is sympathetic to their needs. This juice and burrito bar has built up a loyal clientele who appreciate their use of natural, preservative-free ingredients. As with any...
Save Place
929 Haddonfield Rd, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002, USA
Learning Express in Cherry Hill is a toy store for active kids of all ages. With an emphasis on products and brands that engage children intellectually, as well as physically, this place has a great selection of construction toys, puzzles, and...
Save Place
201 Kings Hwy E, Haddonfield, NJ 08033, USA
$$$$
It’s heaven for the tots at The Happy Hippo, a locally owned toy store on the corner of Haddonfield’s main drag. The selection here tends to favor the classics—think slinkies and jack-in-the-boxes, but there’s also a good supply of higher-end,...
Save Place
528 Mt Laurel Rd, Mt Laurel, NJ 08054, USA
Need a machete to traverse your backyard? A visit to Eric’s Nursery and Garden Center may be in order. They do not sell machetes, but they do have a successful team of landscape architects and gardeners to provide full-service to corporate and...