Family and Kids in Karlsruhe

Looking out for what can you do with kids and family in Karlsruhe? 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 Karlsruhe, 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 Karlsruhe.
Plan a marvelous family trip at the budget you are looking without missing the fun!

Let's explore our list of kid-friendly attractions in Karlsruhe for perfect family outings and getaways.

  1. Visit to experience unparalleled fun for kids
    Zoo Karlsruhe

    Garden, Zoo, Picnic Spot

    A one of it’s kind combination of Zoological city garden Karlsruhe zoo and park, is home to over 900 animals from 150 different species. Opened in 1865, Karlsruhe zoo is one of the oldest running zoos in Germany and is one of the major attractions of Karlsruhe City. Located right in the heart of the fan shaped city, this place offers something for people of all the ages, to experience and...Read more
  2. A place for children with all kinds of interests
    Karlsruhe Palace

    Family and Kids

    The Karlsruhe palace, built in 1715 by Margrave Charles III William of Baden-Durlach, has served as the residence and seat of the government of the Baden dynasty for 200 hundred years. Since it came into existence this palace has witnessed numerous renovations as it stands at the hub of 32 avenues radiating outwards symmetrically to form Karlsruhe's iconic layout, the so-called "Fächer", o...Read more
  3. A guaranteed fun space for the kids
    Center For Art And Media Technology

    Educational Site

    ZKM | Center for Art and Media Karlsruhe, founded in 1989, is a home for all forms of contemporary art. An unparalleled cultural institution where the visitors get an exciting chance for active interaction and discussion in the fields ranging from fine arts to media technology. Located in an old munitions factory, it hosts two museums, three research institutes, one media center, one laboratory...Read more
  4. Amazing Karlsruhe attraction for kids
    Europabad

    Water Park

    Europabad is considered as the most modern and exciting water park in the entire Karlsruhe region. This lively splash-and-play swimming pool serves a perfect hangout for the whole family, featuring a waterfall, a lazy river and one of the southern Germany’s longest water slide (170 m), there’s something special for everyone. The place has dedicated 1600 sq m kid’s pool, while ...Read more
  5. Can keep your kids busy for days
    Badisches Landesmuseum

    Family and Kids

    Built in 1919, Badisches Landesmuseum is located inside the Karlsruhe Palace and exhibits one of the largest architectural, cultural and historical collections. The majestic art collections cover history from ancient civilizations to modern history, including WWII. The museum has been preserved for the most part, after the castle of Karlsruhe being destroyed during WWII. The museum’s coll...Read more
  6. Perfect for kids day out in Karlsruhe
    Karlsruhe Pyramid

    Family and Kids

    Established in the years 1823-1825 over the vault of the city’s founder, Margrave Charles III William (1679-1738), the Karlsruhe Pyramid is regarded as the city’s second emblem. The pyramid’s architecture is an example of the ancient Egyptian revival architecture, which stands unaffected by the extensive bombings during the WWII. It is believed that ‘Karl’, the fou...Read more
  7. Fun place to go for kids
    Durlach

    Family and Kids

    Durlach, first mentioned as a city in 1196, is a borough of the German city of Karlsruhe with a population of roughly 30,000. Durlach holds significant importance on the historical timeline of Germany. Emperor Fredrick II on the margrave Hermann V of Zähringen as an allodial possession bestowed it. It has served as a seat of the Liberal party of the Baden parliament in 1846 and witnessed t...Read more
  8. A cool place to see with kids
    Badisches Staatstheater

    Family and Kids

    The Badisches Staatstheater, is a theatre and Opera house in Karlsruhe. This theatre is a Dreisparten house, comprising in three performance genres of music theatre, ballet and the studio stage. Attached to the Staatstheater are the Badische Staatskapelle (Orchestra) and the Badische Staatsopernchor (opera chorus). The architure of this theatre tells the tale of its numerous resurrection after ...Read more
  9. A fantastic place for refreshing break for children
    State Art Gallery

    Family and Kids

    Opened in 1846, the state art gallery has maintained most of its original works of the collection since it’s year of inception. Opened with a motive to serve as an agent between the past, present and future, it not only preserves the legends of several centuries but also aims at modern historic collection and it’s perpetuation and expansion. The state gallery is spread over three hi...Read more
  10. One of the awesome things children enjoy the most
    Schauburg Kino And Theater

    Garden

    The Schauburg, opened in 1929, is a classic old school cinema where you can enjoy the films in their original version. Set in the premises of the former Apollo Vaudeville Theatre, which was Karlsruhe’s first true metropolitan area cinema with 600 seats, stands this great cinema with retro charm. After near total destruction in the WWII, the cinema was reconstructed on the same site in 194...Read more
  11. The best option for younger visitors
    Ettlinger Tor

    Family and Kids

    The Ettlinger Tor Karlsruhe was opened in 2005, owned by the ECE group in downtown, is considered to be the largest urban shopping center in southern Germany. Spread over a total of 33,000 square meters of retail space stands this true shopper’s paradise. It has 130 stores located on either side of a three-Storey - open, the extension of the pedestrian shopping street adds to your shoppin...Read more
  12. A place where kids enjoy and have fun
    Therme Vierordtbad

    Family and Kids

    Therme Vierordtbad was first opened in 1900. Built in the Art Nouveau style, this is considered as the best sauna in Karlsruhe. Located in the historic bathhouse, this indoor swimming pool offers large sauna, physiotherapy and massage services. Besides the 95°, 90°, 85°, steam bath sauna inside, it also has 3 outdoor saunas. Every 30 minutes someone from the staff comes and sprinkle...Read more
  13. A place perfect for families with kids
    Evangelische Christuskirche

    Family and Kids

    Evangelische Christuskirche is a 19th century protestant church in Karlsruhe. The architects of this church won the order for its execution in an architectural competition. They further revised their competition design to set the final layout of the church. The design of the church is quite modern and distinct as compared to the other churches in vicinity. This big pillared structure does not q...Read more
  14. A favorite place to take the kids in the city
    Pfarrkirche St. Stephan

    Family and Kids

    Inaugurated in 1814, The Church of St. Stephan is the oldest Catholic Church in Karlsruhe. Grand duke Karl Friedrich had founded the place in Erbprinzenstraße for Catholics in Karlsruhe and dedicated the Church to the princess Stephanie, an adopted daughter of Napoleon, naming the church after St. Stephen. This classical sacred building’s architecture is dominated by unplastered fa&...Read more
  15. It's just one of those places to visit and hang out
    Zeitgeist-uhrenmuseum

    Educational Site

    Zeitgeist-Uhrenmuseum is the world’s most unique clock museum which has a marvelous collection of public clocks on display. The public clocks collection has all types of watches such as huge tower clocks, railway station clocks and various other special pieces generally used by people in community. A walk through the marvels of mechanics and precision is sure to take you back to the times...Read more