Barcelona is known for its many tourist attractions, among them, we can also find many options especially recommended to enjoy travelling with kids. Besides enjoying summer activities, the beaches and the bars and terraces, following we offer some ideas to complete a getaway that will not let you stop, so be prepared before you leave!
We start with a classic, the Aquarium of Barcelona, in addition to the obligatory visit to the aquarium, will be able to make a visit here doing a game of tracks, suitable for all ages … Of course for the bravest (from 8 years old) you can go diving with sharks!!
The Aquarium is open every day of the week, and in summer, is open until 23 h. The advantage of this visit is the location, in the Maremagnum area, where there are plenty of shops and restaurants to complete the day. We recommend you to buy your tickets online to avoid queuing, you will find a link at the end of this article, where you will also see the discounts for children.
Another recommended visit is the Museum of the FC Barcelona Stadium, in this case, the entry for “Camp Nou Experience & Museum” will give you access to the museum of the Camp Nou, Messi space, the tour to visit the facilities, the field…We also recommend you to buy your tickets online, for the fans, there is a VIP Tour, especially for groups, with guide and exclusive access.
Below we copy the links to the official website of FC Barcelona. The visit “Camp Nou Experience & Museum”, offer discounts for children up to 13 years, discounts for large families, and children under 6 have free access.
To complete this visit … of course we recommend to watch a match on the stadium … coming soon the final of the Supercopa of Spain will take place, on 17 August in Barcelona, an excellent opportunity to experience the show of football!
If you want seize an entertaining visit and learn at the same time, we invite you to visit the Museum of Science. One option that will surprise everyone. This museum is very much geared to families, where children can see and touch the most amazing science demonstrations and see science from another perspective much more fun than in the books.Admission is very economical and there are many activities for all ages. Furthermore in summer, every Monday until September 07, they give a child menu for free buying an adult menu, plus two hours of free parking.
Finally we recommend a visit to the Zoo of Barcelona, not only for being a perfect activity for the whole family, but because it is conveniently located in Ciutadella Parc, a good place to relax in any season and start or end a walk around the neighborhood, and continue along the Born area, where you will find many restaurants, ice cream parlors and shops.
Book your activities beforehand
You can find the links to buy or book your activities below:
- Official website: Aquarium de Barcelona
- Official website: FC Barcelona
- Official website: Museo de la Ciencia de Barcelona
- Official website: Zoo de Barcelona
To book your apartment in Barcelona:
You can visit our website, you will find a complete list to the apartment types, (from one to four rooms) here: Apartments