Family and Kids in Amiens

Looking out for what can you do with kids and family in Amiens? Here are the things that you should not miss out on a family vacation with kids, toddlers, or babies. Discover the ultimate places for kids in Amiens, be it water parks, theme parks, or playgrounds. Children will have fun, learn new things, get good food and will not get bored in long queues. Keep reading to know about awesome places and activities to enjoy with your kids in Amiens.
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Let's explore our list of kid-friendly attractions in Amiens for perfect family outings and getaways.

  1. Visit to experience unparalleled fun for kids
    Cathedrale Notre-dame D'amiens

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    Quoted as ‘the very finest thing done perfectly in its manner by northern Christendom’ by the English critic John Ruskin, the monument justifies the statement. Classified as a UNESCO World Heritage monument it’s the tallest and the largest Gothic church in France and is truly a monument apart. Although the construction began in the year 1220A.D the very first church of Amiens ...Read more
  2. A place for children with all kinds of interests
    Les Hortillonnages D'amiens

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    The etymology comes from the Latin word Hortellus meaning small garden, Les Hortillonnages is a great example of how agrarian hands shaped a wilderness into one of the most beautiful garden in Amiens. The garden is well over 2000 years old but today only about 300 hectares of the original 10,000 is left and the rest destroyed due to erosion. There are water paths that take you through the garde...Read more
  3. A guaranteed fun space for the kids
    Quartier Saint-leu D'amiens

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    Located on the cross channels of Somme River this beautiful district of Saint Leu is also one of the oldest. Its streets give an organic feel in itself as there are a lot of shops, handicrafts outlets, eateries and the like. The place has been home to lot of artisans, craftsmen and merchants since the middle ages and hence it has been quite a self-sufficient community. The colourful houses on M...Read more
  4. Amazing Amiens attraction for kids
    St-leu

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    Known as the ‘little Venice of the North’ St Leu is known for its famous restaurants and old facades with canals running through. Along with the canals it’s criss-crossed with streets that are lined up with colourful facades on either sides. Once a quite industrial area it still retains some of its essence. There are many craft shops, coffee houses, restaurants that decorate t...Read more
  5. Can keep your kids busy for days
    Maison De Jules Verne

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    One of the most prolific author of the 19th century Jules Verne, spent the last several years of his life here. He moved in here with his wife Honorine in 1882. Everything in house is kept intact as it was then till now. The garden, the living room, the smoke room, the music room and his personal attic, study room their walls, decor all have the antique vibe to it. They are arranged and well-ke...Read more
  6. Perfect for kids day out in Amiens
    Caves At Naours

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    No amount of photos can do justice to the caves of Naours as much as a real visit. Since the region was highly prone to invasions, right from the 3rd century onwards people dug this limestone plateau in hopes of building a safe haven. With time these network of caves became so big that about 2600 people could be housed there along with their rations and livestock. It is only in the late 19th ce...Read more
  7. Fun place to go for kids
    Parc Samara

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    A park that is both an archaeological site and a leisure park, Samara blends the fun of both. This 24 hectare site was found in 1982 and displays replicas and works of prehistoric times. In and around the site are many highlights and places of geological importance such as The Alluvial Terrace of Somme Grasslands The valley of Acon. Other man made landscapes in the area include: The Botanica...Read more
  8. A cool place to see with kids
    Parc Zoologique

    Tags: Park, Zoo

    Located on the esplanade of Hotoie, Parc Zoologique serves the threefold purpose of being a park, zoo as well as a botanical garden. Formed in 1952 with an area 6.5 hectares the zoo is a home to all the endangered species of plants & animals such as gibbon, lemur, marmoset, tamarin and many more. It is also a member of EAZA (European Association of Zoo & Aquarium). Volunteers are availa...Read more
  9. A fantastic place for refreshing break for children
    Musee De Picardie

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    The building of Musee de Picard is one where it was especially built to be a museum during 1857 and it’s magnificent. Besides relics from ancient France it also houses relics of Egyptian, Greek and Merovingian origins. There are exquisite murals as well as paintings from medieval times of Europe. Artists such as El Greco, Tiepolo, Courbet as well as contemporaries like Picasso & Miro ...Read more
  10. One of the awesome things children enjoy the most
    Jardin Floral Du Chateau De Digeon

    Tags: Botanical Garden

    Owned and managed by a Mr & Mrs. Goisque the Floral gardens of Digeon are delightful and a pleasant place to relax and take a leisurely visit. The chateau is built in brick Napoleon style and the surrounding farm and park spans about 2.5 hectares. There’s also a rose park with trails and walk ways for nice refreshing stroll. Fresh vegetables and fruits are grown in the farm which alte...Read more
  11. The best option for younger visitors
    Citadelle De Doullens

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    The Citadel of Doullens built in 1530 it represents the hybrid of a medieval castle and bastioned fortress. France was repeatedly attacked by the Spaniards by the forces of King Charles V. So as a safety measure King Francis ordered the construction of this strong citadel on the borders. From being a military fortress in the 16th century to being a place of detention in the 17th to a cantonment...Read more
  12. A place where kids enjoy and have fun
    Abbatiale Saint Pierre

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    An abbey dedicated to a local patron saint, Abbatiale Saint Pierre was actually a small part of a larger whole back when it was built in 657. After repeated attacks and sackings by many invaders and crusaders what’s left of abbey today is a stark reminder of what it had endured throughout. Its gothic style façade, its Romanesque interiors, the relics, treasures and statues have all...Read more
  13. A place perfect for families with kids
    Jardin Des Plantes

    Tags: Garden, Botanical Garden

    A garden with a rich history of more than 260 years as well as rich in its botanical collections. King Louis XV donated 2000 pounds to the city of Amiens in 1760 in order to build a garden and under the supervision of Academy of sciences a pavilion was built. The garden houses more than 1500 species of plants and flowers dazzling the eye with their colours and their row formation. Luckily the g...Read more
  14. A favorite place to take the kids in the city
    Memorial National Australien

    Tags: Educational Site

    During WWI Australia along with its neighbour New Zealand sided with their mother nation England. This ANZAC (Australia & New Zealand Army Corps) fought on July 23, 1916 at Pozieres and in April 1918 in Villers-Bretonneux. To commemorate their contribution the war this site was chosen and every year April 25th is celebrated as the ANZAC day. The cemetery was inaugurated by King George VI on...Read more
  15. It's just one of those places to visit and hang out
    Site De Folleville

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    Site de Folleville is located about 25km south of Amiens in the catchment area of Val de Noye. Its history goes as far back as 14th century during the end of The Hundred year War when the castle of Folleville was taken by English captain John Talbot. Since then after numerous conquerors, damages and renovations the castle of folleville today stands as a remnant of its violent past. Its 25mt tal...Read more