Paris tours

Paris for kids. 6 attractions.
Have fun in Disneyland Paris

Your kids come with you to Paris. We have selected six top attractions for kids and families in the city. Sightseeing in Paris.

Disneyland Paris
Paris Zoo
Paris Zoo
Parc Asterix
Parc Asterix
Paris sightseeing for children
Double-decker ride
Paris Safari Park
Thoiry Safari Paris

Have fun in Paris with kids

You come to Paris with your kids. You will find on this page ideas on how to best spend your time.

This is a well kept secret. Paris can be a lot of fun for children. There are also possibilities to visit Paris in a way suited to kids: amusement parks, sightseeing, some museums are great with children. Let's turn your Paris trip into a memorable family experience.

Paris with kids: don't miss Disneyland Paris
Don't miss Disneyland Paris with your kids

Paris amusement parks for kids

Paris has two world class amusement parks. The best known is Disneyland, the only Disney park in Europe. You could stay there a few days and visit Paris from there.

Parc Asterix, the second world class theme park near Paris, has shorter queues and a distinctive french touch.

In Paris, go to Jardin d'acclimatation, a smalller amusement park for young children. PDF brochure and map.

Paris with children: Parc Asterix
Paris with children: Parc Asterix

Museums in Paris for kids

In Paris, visit the Grevin Wax Museum. The museum is funny with its magic tricks and deforming mirrors.

Children love the Air and Space Museum, the Musee des Arts et Metiers, with old cars and planes, and the Museum Paris with its dinosaurs and minerals.

Go with your children to the Louvre and Centre Pompidou. They will be stimulated by these amazing museums.

Children's museums

Sightseeing in Paris with kids

Board a Seine river cruise. Use the funny Hop-on Hop-off double-deckers tours to see Paris and her main sights.

Walk up the stairs with your kids to the second floor of the Tour Eiffel. An amazing experience that is quite feasible.

Board the Ferris wheel on Place de la Concorde in winter and in Tuileries Gardens in the summer. Your kids will love the exciting experience and great Paris view.

Fun places in Paris for kids

The renovated Paris Zoo is one of the best zoos in the world. Close to Paris, go to Thoiry Safari Paris, a safari experience in the park of a beautiful french castle.

The puppet shows in Luxembourg Gardens (11am and 3pm everyday) are great with young kids. Go to the exciting funfair in the Tuileries Gardens in July or August or to the spheric La Geode movie theater in Parc de La Villette.

Half a day of fun relaxing at Aquaboulevard Water Park will complete the programme in Paris for kids.

Tropical glasshouse at Paris Zoo
Tropical glasshouse at Paris Zoo

Visit a medieval city near Paris

The City of Provins, a Unesco World Heritage Sight, has preserved its medieval appearance (watch video). In Provins, your kids will be totally amazed by breathtaking medieval shows and 58 historical sigths.

Provins is not easily reachable by train or by car from Paris. Fortunately, Provins can be visited twice a week on an affordable one day coach tour from Paris. Don't miss this opportunity. Locate Provins on France map

kids will love Provins, a medieval town near Paris

Shopping in Paris with kids

Buy toys at lovely Passage des Princes and its typically french toy stores. Paris map. Si tu veux, close by, at Galerie Vivienne, is a great toy store. Check shopping arcades.

With their stores and restaurants, Paris Shopping Malls are good places to shop with kids in Paris.

Thoiry Safari Park near Paris
Thoiry Safari Park Paris

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