No matter the season or the weather, bowling is THE classic indoor family activity. Whether you’re looking for candlepin or big ball, Boston has it all! Here are some great bowling alleys in Greater Boston and beyond.

Greater Boston

Sacco’s Bowl Haven :: Somerville

Lucky Strike :: Fenway

Lucky Strike :: Somerville

Boston Bowl :: Boston

Southie Bowl :: South Boston

American Flatbread Company :: Brighton

Olindy’s Bowling Lanes :: Quincy


Apex Entertainment :: Marlborough

Acton Bowladrome and Arcade :: Acton

204 Lanes :: Harvard

Needham Bowlaway :: Needham

Hanscom Lanes on Hanscom Airforce Base :: Bedford

South Shore

Boston Bowl :: Hanover

Westgate Lanes :: Brockton

Webster Timber Lanes :: Abington

PiNZ :: Kingston

Southern MA

PiNZ :: Milford

Ryan Family Amusements :: Millis

North Bowl :: North Attleboro

AMF :: Somerset

Holiday Lanes :: Westport

Norwood Sport Center :: Norwood

Splitsville :: Foxborough

North Shore

Sunnyside Bowladrome :: Danvers

Town Line Luxury Lanes :: Malden

Leo’s Metro Bowl :: Peabody

Northern MA

Collins Bowladrome :: Billerica

Wamesit Lanes :: Tewksbury

Bowlero :: Lowell

Academy Lanes :: Haverhill

Woburn Bowl :: Woburn

Tried a few Boston bowling alleys and want to check out more indoor fun? Take a look at our guides to indoor play spaces and indoor water parks! A few of Boston’s mini-golf courses even have indoor options!


Leah Lynch
Leah was raised in Greater Boston, where she met her husband in 2006. They moved to North Carolina for a few years before deciding their hearts were still in Massachusetts. Leah is a stay-at-home mom and has three children — boy, girl, boy — born in 2011, 2014, and 2017. Her oldest son in autistic. Children with disabilities — and the families raising them — have a special place in Leah's heart. She loves "The Office," date nights, tacos, U.S. history, and the beach. She enjoys sharing her experiences of motherhood, the good and the difficult, to encourage other moms that they are not alone. Loves: Great food (mostly made by her talented husband), playing with the kids, the beach, date nights, The Pats, The Sox, The B’s, new socks and bras, and American history, and movies. Can’t stand: Cotton balls, weeds, broken crayons, and country music