IN THE NEWS: TreeHouse featured in Business Review posted a great article about the TreeHouse in this morning’s news. Check it out:

Chelsea TreeHouse doubles space, considers further expansion

By Laura Blodgett,
Wed, Dec 14, 2011 : 5:58 a.m.

The Chelsea TreeHouse— a popular indoor playground for children—has doubled its space and tripled its capacity by moving to a new location at 1101 S. Main in the Village Plaza Mall at the corner of Old US 12.

“Before, there would be a wait every single Saturday and Sunday nine months of the year,” said owner and Chelsea resident Michele Balaka, who was a stay-at-home mom when she started the business in 2006. “That’s hard to tell a young child they have to wait 30 minutes when they can see everyone playing.”

Capacity has gone from 150 customers to 450. The same 30-by-64-foot, three-level play structure was moved to the new 9,000-square-foot space, which features   …. [CLICK HERE TO READ FULL ARTICLE]


Now open at our new location!

We passed all our inspections! We will be opening at noon and closing at 5pm today, 11/23/11.

Thanksgiving Week Hours:
Wednesday: 12:00-5:00pm
Thursday: Closed (HAPPY THANKSGIVING!)
Friday: 10:00-7:30pm
Saturday: 10:00-7:30pm
Sunday: 10:00-5:00pm

Our normal winter hours will resume Monday, 11/28.

See you soon!

We’re moving!

The TreeHouse is making a big move to a larger new location in Chelsea, Michigan. Our new home is just up the street from our old place, and with 9,000 square feet, we will have LOTS or room for our TreeHouse friends to play! The new TreeHouse features a basketball hoop, expanded baby and toddler area, tons more seating and much more.

Our new place is in the same plaza as the Chelsea Post Office and Aberdeen Bike & Outdoors, at the corner of Old US 12 and M-52 (Main St.).

1101 S. Main St.
Chelsea, Michigan 48118
[Map it on Google]

Our phone number remains the same at (734) 475-1555.

We are posting regular updates on the Chelsea TreeHouse Facebook page, and via our email list.

Special thanks to Ann Arbor’s Men on the Move for helping us move all our stuff — including a giant tree house, slides, signs, an entire kitchen and loads of furniture! — to our new home. Visit Men on the Move in Ann Arbor at

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Give the gift of fun to your favorite kids

Many of our customers put TreeHouse gift certificates on their children’s wish list for birthdays and holidays. Gift certificates can be used for memberships, admission, food, and t-shirts. We take calls from all over the country from relatives buying memberships and gift certificates for TreeHouse families. We mail them out the same day! See our store page to learn more.