With millions of people living in Madrid, you are not likely to ever get bored. There is always something going on, that can entertain you. There are all sorts of events depending on your age and your personal interests. Different events for children are also available in Madrid. If you are in Madrid with children and you want to spend great time with your children, regardless of their age, you can attend some of the event created for them. Each event has a different target group, so while some workshops are suitable for pre-school children, teenagers will not be interested in attending those.
Most of the events for children are organized during weekends or during holidays. However, there are events during the week as well, so if you are visiting Madrid on a week day, you will still be able to find an event that would entertain your children.
After you have checked out the apartments Madrid and after you have found a place to stay during your visit in the capital city of Spain, you are ready to plan an eventful day with your family. Here are some of the activities that you can include:
- Madrid’s amusement park called Parque de Atracciones – This is a popular location among tourists, located in the Casa de Campo. The amusement park has several sections. Some of them are suitable for young children, while other parts of the park are for older children and adults. With lots of entertaining activities, outdoor and indoor shows, restaurants, this park is a perfect location for a day full of interesting and exciting activities for children.
- Madrid Zoo – Also situated in the Casa de Campo district, this zoo is considered to be one of the best in Europe. More than 3000 animals, an aquarium and a dolphin show will make this visit one-of-a-kind event for your children. There is even transportation around the zoo, if children get tired from walking. Lots of rare animals in their natural habitat will be a delightful sight for young ones.
- Workshops – There are different workshops organized for children of all ages. Different children organizations host these events, where children can learn about life around them through interactive activities and while communicating with other children of the same age. The topics range from art workshops, music workshops, workshops which involve a parent and a child collaborating on a project, etc. As children enjoy having fun and making their small project, they will be learning a lot as each workshop has educational goals set.
- Theatres for children – Children plays are available in some theatres. They are specially designed for children of different age, with colorful costumes and masks that attracts children’s attentions and keep them focused on the play. Funny and interesting dialogues, songs and dance are used in the plays to create an enjoyable experience.
Consult your children, find out what they would like to do, so you know which of these activities to choose and get your camera ready to capture the funny moments for a family photo album.