Family and Kids in Kuala Lumpur

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

  1. Visit to experience unparalleled fun for kids
    Petronas Twin Towers

    Family and Kids

    There are many attractions within the towers. However, these are covered in other attraction posts. This post deals only with the observation deck and the sky bridge. These buildings don't really need an introduction. Once upon a time they were the world's tallest man-made structures. Today they are still the tallest twin structures - 451.9 metres high. The iconic architecture is postmodern an...Read more
  2. A place for children with all kinds of interests
    Aquaria K L C C

    Aquarium

    There are over 5000 animals, land and water-based, here. The aquarium is very cleverly designed - you basically just walked through in one line. It takes you through different kinds of marine or water worlds - jungle, coral reef and open-ocean. These cover animals such as piranhas, sharks, electric eels, starfish, otters, stingrays. There are three major sections – Level 1, the tunnel, a...Read more
  3. A guaranteed fun space for the kids
    Sunway Lagoon

    Amusement Park, Garden, Park

    This massive theme and Water Park, spread out over 80 acres. Though it’s technically part of the city of Petaling Jaya, practically everyone treats it as a Kuala Lumpur attraction. The park now has five major sections. These are: Extreme Park: Adrenaline and sports junkies test their mettle at paintball, archery, rock-climbing, go-karting and G-Force X (Asia’s highest slingshot rid...Read more
  4. Amazing Kuala Lumpur attraction for kids
    Berjaya Times Square Theme Park

    Theme Park

    On the 5th -8th floors of the Berjaya Times Square building this indoor theme park is an excellent retreat within the city. As the second largest indoor theme park in Asia, it manages to proved rides, eateries, theatre, a playground and a party ground. There are 14 rides, divided into two areas – Galaxy Station and Fantasy Garden. The Supersonic Odyssey roller coaster, though just 800 me...Read more
  5. Can keep your kids busy for days
    Perdana Botanical Gardens

    Garden, Park

    Perdana botanical garden also known as Taman Tasik Perdana or Lake Gardens. Botanical garden kuala lumpur is oldest park, established in 1888 and located at Heritage Park of Kuala Lumpur. It is one of the city’s favourite green spaces. It’s prettily landscaped, verdantly green, and covers about 92 hectares. Though most of the locals come here to jog, there are plenty of to...Read more
  6. Perfect for kids day out in Kuala Lumpur
    The Bird Park

    Garden, Park

    Though it can be considered part of the Lake Gardens, this attraction charges a hefty fee for its charms. The 21 acre public aviary is one of the largest covered bird parks in the world. Three thousand birds covering about 200 species make this an indispensable visit for birdies. Before you visit, check out the feeding times for various species of birds such as ostriches, lory, hornbill, eagle...Read more
  7. Fun place to go for kids
    Zoo Negara

    Wildlife Park, Zoo

    Zoo Negara is first local zoo in Kuala Lumpur which is run by Malaysian Zoological Society. In totality it has the where abouts of 5137 animals of a whopping 476 different species from around the world. It has kept about 90 percent of the animals in a spacious surrounding so that they get benefits from nature. So essentially all the animals you see will be roaming freely in the zoo. Zoo Negara...Read more
  8. A cool place to see with kids
    Taman Tasik Perdana

    Garden, Park

    This beautiful haven, in the middle of the busier than ever KL, is a much appreciated relaxing place for tourists. These gardens are ideal for a break after a busy, sunny day of sightseeing, but moreover, they are quite a huge tourist attraction themselves. Once you enter these gardens it becomes rather hard to believe that there is a world outside it. Calm, serene and verdant, these gardens a...Read more
  9. A fantastic place for refreshing break for children
    Kuala Lumpur Butterfly Park

    Garden, Park

    This is the largest and best butterfly park in the world. The block is a landscaped garden, 80000 metres square. Altogether, there are about 5000 butterflies, in about 125 species. To keep the butter flies in, a net has been spread high over the park. 15000 plants, and some fish and turtle ponds have gone into trying to create the best imitation of the butterfly’s natural tropical habita...Read more
  10. One of the awesome things children enjoy the most
    Lembah Kiara Recreational Park

    Garden, Park

    Lembah Kiara Recreational Park is located in the middle on Kuala Lumpur city. It is an ideal place to have morning or evening walk. With two paths of jogging tracks one with lower level for slow walk and other with higher level incliners to give faster walks. There is a small pond inside the garden with lots of fish in it. It is the best place to be visited by kids where you breathe fresh air ...Read more
  11. The best option for younger visitors
    National Museum

    Family and Kids

    This magnificent three storey building is the most important record of Malaysian history and culture in the country. It’s built to look like a RumahGadang (Gadang House), a style of Minagkabau architecture. Three stories high, its four main galleries focus on natural history and ethnological heritage. An older Selangor Museum was refurbished to serve as the National Museum after it was b...Read more
  12. A place where kids enjoy and have fun
    National Textile Museum

    Family and Kids

    Explore the development and historical fashions of Malaysian textiles from the prehistoric to current era. The museum is housed in a beautiful Mughal-Islamic building built in 1896. It’s two stories cover nearly 500 works in 4 major galleries, which are: Pohon Budi Gallery: The Tree of Life Gallery showcases the earliest tools, traditions and techniques of textiles in the region, with sp...Read more
  13. A place perfect for families with kids
    Rumah Penghulu Abu Seman

    Family and Kids

    Penghulu means ‘village headman’. Traditional Malay style houses are rare enough today, especially around Kuala Lumpur, that it’s worth preserving the ones we do have. This particular headman’s house used to belong to Penghulu Abu Seman bin Nayan of Kedah. Upon his death, the house passed to his son, who in turn passed on without leaving a clear heir. The Heritage Trust...Read more
  14. A favorite place to take the kids in the city
    National Planetarium

    Family and Kids

    Malaysia's interest in space programmes is on the rise. This planetarium, then, is a measure to get people interested in space-related events and progress. There's a sense of carefully disorganised earnestness about the exhibits inside this Islamic architecture building. A grand staircase in the Lake Gardens leads you in to the doors. Inside, you will find: Replicas of ancient astronomical obs...Read more
  15. It's just one of those places to visit and hang out
    National Art Gallery

    Family and Kids

    Housed in a striking pyramid shaped building, the gallery has one of the best representative collections of Malaysia arts in thc country. There are about 2500 permanent exhibits spread out over three floors and seven galleries. Its main highlights are: The origami-shaped pyramid roof. The pretty fountain outside the gallery. Grafiti – a mural on the way leading up to the main entrance. A...Read more