Family and Kids in Budapest

Looking out for what can you do with kids and family in Budapest? 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 Budapest, 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 Budapest.
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Let's explore our list of kid-friendly attractions in Budapest for perfect family outings and getaways.

  1. Visit to experience unparalleled fun for kids
    Shoes On The Danube Bank

    Family and Kids

    Shoes on the Danube Bank is one of the most heart-breaking and touching memorials in Budapest. Danube as a delta is present in a lot of other cities, but in Budapest it has an even higher historic significance. It is a bitter reminder of the ordeal that the Jews had to go through during the World War II. It represents the Jews who were killed by the Arrow Cross Militiamen, by being asked to tak...Read more
  2. A place for children with all kinds of interests
    Gellert Hill


    Gellert Hill overlooks the city of Budapest. This hill is a wonderful place to spend a Sunday. If you climb to the top you will be able to see an amazing sight. The Danube in all its glory can be seen expanding on both sides of the Hill. The place has become an affluent residential place with some of Budapest’s most important people having set up house here. It is also a part of the World...Read more
  3. A guaranteed fun space for the kids
    Margaret Island

    Family and Kids

    Margaret Island is a great place to spend an entire day. The island was an important place in the middle ages when it was a religious hub. Even today you can see some of the medieval ruins in this area. In those days, the Margaret Island was only accessible by water but now you can reach it through Margaret Bridge. This island in the river Danube has become a popular recreational centre. There ...Read more
  4. Amazing Budapest attraction for kids
    Budapest Zoo & Botanical Garden

    Zoo, Botanical Garden

    Budapest is the best city to learn the art of resource management. This zoo that opened up in the year 1866 is still as well maintained and much to our delight has expanded beautifully over the years. It is the oldest zoo in the whole of Hungary and is also one of the oldest in the whole world. With about 1072 species, these Botanical Gardens are sure to make you squeal like a child. Out of the...Read more
  5. Can keep your kids busy for days
    Vajdahunyad Castle

    Family and Kids

    The Vajdahunyad Castle situated inside City Park in Budapest. Constructed for the millennium Exhibition which put Budapest on the world map, the castle was initially made of cardboard.  It was only concretized later.  Today it is a grand and majestic tourist attraction. This building was a part of the Millennium Celebrations of Budapest which marked the 1000 year anniversary of settle...Read more
  6. Perfect for kids day out in Budapest
    House Of Terror

    Family and Kids

    The house of terror museum is a member of the platform of European Memory and Conscience and is looked after by Dr Mária Schmidt today. It was opened in the year 2000 and is dedicated to the victims of fascism and communism. The site of the building is very important as many were killed, tortured, interrogated during this time in the past building of the House of terror museum. It also c...Read more
  7. Fun place to go for kids

    Family and Kids

    The Aquincum Museum is definitely an interesting site to visit in Budapest. The museum houses the amazing archeological artifacts from the ancient Roman city of Aquinicum. The museum has some amazing relics from the era on display. You can also see the actual site of excavation outdoors. From the plumbing system to the art of the period, some extremely valuable artifacts can be found here. A vi...Read more
  8. A cool place to see with kids


    Tropicarium- Oceanarium is a complete delight for anybody who likes to see animals living in a comfortable habitat. The best part about this tropicarium is that is the largest saltwater aquarium in Central Europe and is situated a little away from the hustle bustle of the city on the outskirts. The biggest highlight of this place is the deep shark tank, where you can see sharks go about just li...Read more
  9. A fantastic place for refreshing break for children
    Palatinus Strandfurdo

    Family and Kids

    Palatinus Strand is easily one of the oldest water recreational options available in Budapest. It opened as a beach in the year 1919 on the banks of Danube. Soon after that it was converted into an open bath in the year 1921 and till date continues to function as one. It became so popular with people, that it had to be extended in 1937 and today its popularity has grown almost three fold. Palat...Read more
  10. One of the awesome things children enjoy the most
    Aquaworld Resort Budapest

    Water Park

    Aquaworld resort really lives up to its name and very well. It is not only a perfect resort to go and stay in but is also has an amazing water park located inside. Aquaworld infact is more famous because of the amazing waterpark than any other reason. You can simply go enjoy a full day in the aqua park or go and enjoy it one day at a time by staying in Aquaworld resort. The resort has a rating ...Read more
  11. The best option for younger visitors
    Underground Railway Museum

    Family and Kids

    The first subway line that came up in the whole of Central Europe actually started in Budapest. It started in the year 1896 and hence Budapest shares a very enriching history of Railways. In the Underground Railway Museum, you can come across this line as well as the first line that transported Franz Joseph during the famous Millennium’s underground opening. Through the medium of photos a...Read more
  12. A place where kids enjoy and have fun
    Buda Caves

    Family and Kids

    Palvolgyi Caves is one of the most visited attractions of Buda Hills. People prefer to visit this place during the summer season as it is at a constant 11 degrees celsius. It is very rich in dripstone and also is one of the most amazingly naturally preserved areas. It is easily one of the longest attractions in Buda Hills and is the oldest caves in the city. Even in the country, it is the third...Read more
  13. A place perfect for families with kids
    Imre Varga Collection

    Family and Kids

    Imre Varga Collection is dedicated to the really well known Hungarian Sculptor- Imre Varga. He was famous all over Europe for the intricacies of his artwork. The Holocaust Memorial and the Raoul Wallenberg Monument is another place where you can witness his artwork. This place has a collection of some of his really remarkable sculptures and is often frequented by people of the art realm and als...Read more
  14. A favorite place to take the kids in the city
    Budapest Amusement Park

    Amusement Park

    Want to give your adrenaline a chance to go high when in Budapest? Well, then Budapesti Vidam Park is a definite attraction for you to visit. This amusement park has some horror stories related to it, but about that only the locals can give an authentic account. Also, this place operated from the year 1950-2013 as one of the biggest amusement parks of Budapest, but had to be shut down for a whi...Read more
  15. It's just one of those places to visit and hang out
    People's Park


    Known to be the biggest public park in Budapest, Nepliget offers you a complete getaway from the hustle bustle of the busy streets of Budapest. The park has a very beautiful reason to come into existence. It was basically made to celebrate the 100th year of Obuda, Buda and Pest coming together. The craziest trivia about this place is that the 1936 Grand Prix was held in the interiors of this pa...Read more