Open Play
at Play N' Learn

Open Play
at Play N' Learn

For $9 per child 12months-15yr…..  Come play for up to 2 hours in our spacious showroom in Columbia, MD.  Our huge indoor facility, which features safe rubber flooring, has swingsets, basketball goals, trampolines, air hockey and foosball tables best suited to entertain ages 2-8.

Open Play hours are not the same as shopping hours and sometimes requires advanced tickets.  Please read the information below for details of Open Play.

Open Play
at Play N' Learn

Come play for up to 2 hours of play in our spacious showroom in Chantilly, VA. Our huge indoor facility, which features safe rubber flooring, has swingsets, basketball goals, trampolines, air hockey and foosball tables best suited to entertain ages 2-8.

If you are coming to our store to shop, you do not need a ticket for play. Your kids are welcome to test-play while you shop. Just visit anytime during shopping hours.

Monday – Friday (except school holidays/snow days)

Pre-purchased tickets required.  3 sessions per day. 10am-12pm 12:30p-2:30pm and 3pm-5pm.

Saturdays, Sundays, School Holidays, School Snow Days

Due to new capacity limits, we are obligated to suspend weekend play until further notice.  Sorry for any inconvenience.

Thursday Mornings, Play for Charity!

From 10am to 12pm on alternate Thursday mornings in Spring/Summer is Play-For-Charity.  Each week we donate the proceeds of Thursday morning open play to a different local charity or non-profit organization.  CLICK HERE for more info on Play for Charity.


Monday – Friday   10:00am – 5:00pm (all play requires pre-purchased tickets)
Saturday – Sunday.  Sorry, no weekend play at this time

Tickets are required due to new capacity limits set by the county.

All parents are responsible for supervising their own children while on the playground.  A waiver form is required to be completed prior to play.

No, once the waiver is on file, you do not need to fill it out again unless you bring in children not accounted for on a previous waiver.

Tickets will resume when open play re-opens July 1st in Columbia.  For Chantilly, please call 703-502-1864

Only groups with over 10 children are required to make a reservation for weekday play. On school holidays such as MLK Day and Spring Break online tickets are required.  To make a group reservation call 410-992-0992 ext 1

$9 per child (12 months and up)
There is no charge for adults or babies under 1.

Up to two hours per visit.

On or off, but no bare feet.

Absolutely not!  Reservations, Tickets, or Payment are never required for shopping and your children are welcome to play while you shop.

Weekdays, yes.  Weekends, No.  No food or drink are permitted on the showroom floor; however we do have a party room you are welcome to use to eat in as long as it is not occupied by a party on weekdays.  On the weekends party rooms are always full, so please no food on weekends!

We have plenty to entertain the children including swingsets, trampolines, and basketball goals.

Children ages 8 and under are best but we do have baby swings for the little ones and tall sets and trampolines for the bigger ones. We charge for any child over 12 months.

A Waiver for every child must be completed in full prior to play. It is easiest if it is filled out prior to arrival so the kids may begin playing immediately.  Children must have socks or shoes to play.  No bare feet.


NO, ALL BIRTHDAY PARTIES, SMALL OR LARGE, MUST BE PROPERLY SCHEDULED IN ADVANCE. TO HAVE A PARTY AT PLAY N’ LEARN, Book your party at Columbia Play N’ Learn | Book your party at Chantilly Play N’ Learn.

We are an Indoor playground.

Both locations follow local county mandates.  Columbia, MD does currently have a mask mandate.  Younger than school aged children may be excluded.