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If you are looking for things to do with kids in Madrid, here you will find several activities for spending a fantastic day with your family. Here are some different ideas to inspire you according to your preferences and, especially, the plan of spending a day at the historical Parque de Atracciones de Madrid, a perfect place to have fun together. Let's discover everything you can do!
Madrid is a city full of possibilities, where you will find something for everyone. The youngest of the family will love the Planetarium's projections, with modern creations for all audiences. Another possibility is to enjoy the Museum of illusions, in Puerta del Sol. Kids will have a great time with the different optical tricks they will find there.
Another fun museum for all ages is the Museo del Ferrocarril, located in the city's first great monumental station. The Teleférico de Madrid, on the other hand, will make you have a great time alongside your family. It is a very original plan with which you will enjoy panoramic views of the whole city. In addition, if the weather is nice, you can go for a bike ride around Casa de Campo and discover the wonders of the surroundings, as well as the very well known Parque de Atracciones de Madrid.
If you can't come up with anything to do today in Madrid with the little ones, Parque de Atracciones is the perfect place to spend the day. In order to plan your visit, all you need to know is where to find us, how to get there and where to eat with the little ones. We have everything ready so that you'll only have to think about having a fun time with the family!
We are located on Casa de Campo s/n, 28011, Madrid, and can be reached in three different ways: by car, by metro and by bus. To come by car, you will find a direct entrance from the Extremadura highway, on the N-V. You have to take the M-30, Badajoz bound, and you will find us on the exit Parque de Atracciones/Casa de Campo.
By metro, take line 10. The Batán station will leave you only 50 metres away from Parque de Atracciones. Lastly, if you come by bus, there are three lines that will leave you right in the heart of Casa de Campo: line 55, from Atocha to Batán, line 33, from Príncipe Pio to Casa de Campo, and line 65, from Plaza Jacinto Benavente to Colonia Gran Capitán. Three accessible options to enjoy an unforgettable day!
A day in Madrid with kids also means knowing where to satisfy the most demanding palates; your kids'! At Parque de Atracciones we will make it easy for you as we have the perfect restaurant for every age.
In Mercado de San Isidro you will find a great variety of typical Madrilenian dishes made with fresh and seasonal products. Ideal to have a meal together and have a great time reliving the best moments of the day in the park or remembering other times. Who doesn't do that around the table?
Or you could go to Nickelodeon Café, where the little ones will enjoy their best quality burgers as well as the views of the rides of the Nickelodeon Land children's area.
For this activity you will not need to bring absolutely anything: we will take care of everything. In Parque de Atracciones there are several ATMs, lockers, strollers, medical attention and a whole lot of other services that will make your visit unforgettable and totally carefree.
Knowing what to do in Madrid with kids is easy if you have the best rides within your reach. Discover the best place to thrill the whole family, with magical options for all kinds of audiences.
La Aventura de Dora is perfect for families. It consists of hopping on a Jeep at Big Fellow Station, a very attractive building filled with flowers and vegetation, in Nickelodeon Land. You will have the help of Mapa, a character that will guide you through the different paths. It is a quiet, charming ride, in which you will discover lands with trees, bushes and beautiful flowers.
Diego is Dora's cousin, the character you met on the previous ride. He is a very intrepid explorer, that is why he will offer you the chance to experience this children's attraction in the forest, also in the Nickelodeon Land area.
Cazamedusas de Patricio will allow you to accompany Patrick on a fun-filled adventure. The whole family will enjoy the views offered by this particular Nickelodeon Land area. This ride will offer one of the most fun plans with kids in Madrid: discovering the underwater city surrounded by bubbles and corals in the ocean.
Your jellyfish will start to spin on itself, and you will feel you are about to bump on the others, immersed in a whirlwind of fun. Will our friend finally manage to catch the jellyfish?
What better thing to do in Madrid than to prove that you are the best driver on the streets of New York? On this ride, the little ones must prove they can handle themselves in traffic, with Licencia para conducir de las Tortugas Ninja. Will they be able to become the best drivers in the big city? The tracks are currently unified and are suitable for kids aged four to ten. Watch out for the curves!
If we were talking about cars just now, now it is the turn of boats. From march to november, take your kids on a water circuit through 800 meters of pure adrenaline. Waterfalls, waves, whirlspools and unexpected jets are waiting for you. You will come out completely soaked! But do not worry, you can use our drying machines.
Our Tiovivo is a classic for families and, also, is the jewel of the Parque de Atracciones de Madrid's crown. It dates back to 1927, being the oldest of our attractions. It is worth visiting as it is handmade by wood craftsmen and it is an authentic work of art.
Enjoy with your kids our historical carousel, of great artistic value and unmeasurable beauty. You will also find it as La Pérgola. We have restored the damage suffered throughout the years in all the horses and repainted the figurines, keeping the years away from denting the beauty of this ride, which is accompanied by melodies of the last century. Do not miss the opportunity to travel back to the early XX century!
Remember Boots, Dora the Explorer's best friend? This is his favourite ride! Your kid's first balloon experience is waiting for them for a fun ride. Los globos locos will make them spin around an axis with very wavy movements, taking you all on a very special journey. If your dream is to travel with your family in a hot air balloon, get ready to fulfill it!
La Jungla is a boat tour in which you can contemplate all the nature, wild animal species and endemic tribes in the heart of the jungle. Your kids will learn about the legends of the place and millenary cultures through this channel. They will love the exoticism of the jungle and the theme of the whole ride. They will even be able to see Tarzan itself!
In the Simulador Virtual the whole family will attend a projection in which each member will be the main character of the movie. It is a simulation with polarized glasses and a subjective camera, in which you will notice movements in the seats to make the experience 100% immersive. You will love it!
Besides the rides and different restaurants for the whole family, there are other plans with kids to do in Madrid which you can enjoy. Let your children fullfil their birthday wishes by meeting their favourite Nickelodeon characters or having fun in any of our shows that will start in June, for all of you to enjoy. Also, our seasonal activities will make the most out of the whole family on Halloween and Christmas. They will love it!
Different ideas for things to do with kids in Madrid are waiting for you at the Parque de Atracciones de Madrid, where you will have a fantastic, unforgettable and fun-filled day. Through the different shows, rides, stores and restaurants you will experience all kinds of sensations. You will surely want to come back.