This indoor scavenger hunt for kids is sure to be a hit! Choose from golden treasure hunting, find and go discover activities and rhyming riddles for a family fun game.

On the hunt for a super fun, but low prep indoor activity for your kids? This indoor scavenger hunt is perfect for high energy kids who love to play detective! Perfect rainy day activity for when you’ve heard the famous ‘I’m bored!’ for the umpteenth time that day.

Kids will love checking off each of the items when they’ve found them. It’s like a hide and seek for objects!

We’ve made sure to include items that are commonly found in most households, so no expensive or time costly shopping runs.

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This indoor scavenger hunt is perfect for all ages, and features rhyming riddles, find and go discover activities and a traditional item checklist. It’s easy to follow, ideal for smaller tots, and improves their hand-eye coordination as well as their sensory skills. Perfect home school activity too.

We’ve created three versions of the indoor scavenger hunt so the fun can continue for just that bit longer! Make sure to print all 3 versions.

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This indoor scavenger hunt is perfect for all ages, and features rhyming riddles, find and go discover activities and a traditional item checklist.

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Indoor Scavenger Hunt For Kids (Golden Treasure List)

Kids will love searching high and low for these items. Watch the smile on their face once they’ve found them! We called it the golden treasure list to add a bit of magic. You can even have a star prize for when your kid finds all of items. Some ideas for this include a soft toy, a treat or an activity pack! It doesn’t have to be a big prize.

Kids simply roam around the home, searching for the ‘treasure’ items you’ve hid.

Indoor Scavenger Hunt For Kids (Find & Go Discover Activity)

Kids love a challenge! And this indoor scavenger hunt ‘find and go discover activity’ is no different. Simply print the checklist, clip to a clipboard, or glue to a paper bag and watch them hunt for the ‘unknown treasure’ items.

To complete the challenge, they’ll have to use their super sleuthing skills! Add these detective themed spy glasses to the hunt for some extra fun.

Indoor Scavenger Hunt For Kids (Rhyming Riddles)

Do your kids love puzzles? Then they will love these simple rhyming riddles! All of the riddles are about common household items e.g. a mirror, a sofa, a coffee pot etc.

Simply write the answer on the blue line under the riddle.

How to Download the Free Printable Checklists

These scavenger hunt checklists are completely free – no email required!

Simply download them here. This link will open up the PDF in a new tab for ease of access.

Either print them straight away, or save the file using the little download arrow on the top sidebar to save ready for a rainy day.

Whether you’re hosting a kid’s party, or your bouncing bean wants to play a super fun indoor game, these indoor scavenger hunt activities are sure to be popular!

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