Places of Worship Playground Equipment 

For almost any faith-based organization, children play an important role — and that’s why so many churches and religious organizations today opt for building playgrounds and other outdoor recreational areas. With quality playground equipment, your ministry has a way to cater to the kids who come to your services or events, as well as a way to draw more families to your facility.

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What To Look for In a Church Playground

When you’re considering playground equipment for a church, temple, or other place of worship, several factors should be considered to ensure the safety, engagement, and development of the children using it.

  • Theming: Consider taking advantage of a themed playground or custom educational panels to reinforce faith-based teaching in fun ways.
  • Line of Sight and Safety: Choose playground equipment that doesn’t hinder supervision so that caregivers have a clear line of sight across the playground.
  • Age-Appropriateness: Choose playground equipment for all ages so all children can play.
  • Accessibility & Inclusivity: Choose equipment that allows children of all ages and abilities to play together.
  • Maintenance: Choose equipment (like ours) made from high-quality, durable materials that can withstand heavy use. Your maintenance crew will thank you.

Budgeting Resources for Places of Worship

Not sure where to start when budgeting for your next playground? Look at our Budgeting Guide, which outlines all the budget areas that should be considered when purchasing a new playground.

There is a ton of both state and national grants available to fund playground equipment. Download our handy state-by-state grant guide to see what’s available in your area.

We have secured opportunities for non-profits to utilize national purchasing power through reputable purchasing cooperatives. Not only can you bypass the bidding process, but you can also (in most cases) receive discounts on our playground equipment if you purchase through the cooperative.

Take advantage of our seasonal playground sales! We offer popular playgrounds at steep discounts throughout the year.

Planning Tools

Make shopping for your next play environment easier with the use of our planning tools.

Grounds For Play-Design Process

Design Process

Learn about our design process and what steps you’ll take to build your play environment.

Grounds For Play-Maintenance

Maintenance Plan

Download our Maintenance Guidebook to build a maintenance plan for your playground.



Want to see all our playground equipment in one place? Check out our catalog.

Church Playgrounds Made in the USA

Come to Grounds For Play for equipment made from high-quality materials created through innovative design. With our company, you aren’t going to get just another run-of-the-mill structure. Rather, we work with you individually to determine which style, size, and theme of playground will suit your organization best. There are many features to customize and many add-ons available, so creating a fun area for your religious organization becomes easier than ever.

Known nationwide for our unique and enjoyable playgrounds, Grounds For Play is your best resource for church playground equipment. Contact us today to learn more about our catalog of options and how to determine which structure will suit your needs best.

Need help with selecting playground equipment?

Our knowledgeable sales representatives can help you pick playground equipment that is age-appropriate, suitable to the space available, and within budget.