Family and Kids in Lorient

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

  1. Visit to experience unparalleled fun for kids
    Cite De La Voile Eric Tabarly

    Family and Kids

    Eric Taberly was a world famous sailor. This museum explores the science and art of sailing, it’s history and progress through fun interactive exhibits. There’s a ship in the Lorient harbour that you can board. Occasionally, the attraction holds special exhibitions on sailing. There is a nice waterfront restaurant here you may want to try out.
  2. A place for children with all kinds of interests
    Le Sous-marin Flore

    Family and Kids

    This base was the bane of Lorient in WWII. Manned by German forces, as one of the largest military fortifications, it was totally bombed out in the war. After the war though, the French themselves began to use it. Today, you get to visit the submarine Flore, and learn of Lorient’s military history. The highlights are: The opening history film The Vulcan – recreation of the insides ...Read more
  3. A guaranteed fun space for the kids
    Ile De Groix

    Beach

    Brittany’s second largest island became famous for it’s tuna fishing industry. Now though, it’s far more popular for its many unusual beaches, and it’s mineral resources. Port Tudy, which is the island’s main town, contains an ecomuseum that traces the island’s history from the Bronze Age, and covers practically all aspects of living on the island. It’s...Read more
  4. Amazing Lorient attraction for kids
    Musee De La Compagnie Des Indes

    Family and Kids

    This museum almost single handed drive’s Port Louis’s tourism. Basically and art and history museum, it tells the story of the great trading conapnies of the 17th and 18th centuries and their quest to bring spices, textiles, porcelain, coffee, tea to France from Asia, Africa and America. It explores the lives of the most famous of these traders and explorers. The museum’s exhi...Read more
  5. Can keep your kids busy for days
    Port Loius

    Family and Kids

    Just across the bay from Lorient to the south east is Port Loius. Historically, it is supremely important as a centre for French Colonialism. It all began in 1664 when the port became the base for Compagnie des Indes, a company that traded between France and India. The location was chosen for the fortification here – the Citadelle. Highlights of the port are: The various art galleries an...Read more
  6. Perfect for kids day out in Lorient
    Quimperle

    Family and Kids

    Quimperle is a town that combines a pretty river, lovely half timbered houses and historical houses to create an unbeatable getaway. The main town centre is very pretty. Aside from the regular houses, you’ll also fall in love with some of the more flamboyant architecture of the houses of nobles. The highlights are: The Saint-Croix Abbey – The 11th century Romanesque abbey is unusua...Read more
  7. Fun place to go for kids
    Alignements De Carnac

    Family and Kids

    This is no French town, but one of Brittany's most important historical megalithic sites. Most of the artefacts here are menhirs (tall stone) and dolmens (stone tables). The highlights are: The Mound Of Saint Michael - 100 meters long, 35 wide and 10 metres, with graves inside dating back to 3500BC. 'Le Menech' – An alignment of stones, with a cromlech (a circular alignment of stones) ne...Read more
  8. A cool place to see with kids
    Pont-aven

    Family and Kids

    Halfway between Quimper and Quimperle, you’ll find Pont-Aven. Originally known for it’s many mills, today, the town is famous as a 'city of artists'. Like almost all other towns in Brittany, you visit is because it’s a pretty place. Highlights are: The 4 watermills on the river Aven. The main bridge and the streets on either side of it. The quiet port with the Breton houses. ...Read more
  9. A fantastic place for refreshing break for children
    Carnac Grande Plage

    Beach

    Long and sandy, the beach at Carnac is almost a little municipality in it’s own right. It’s not all that remarkable, just highly popular. There is a centre around which a number of restaurants, bars and shops cluster. 
  10. One of the awesome things children enjoy the most
    Hennebont

    Family and Kids

    Not too far north east from Lorient, this commune is famous for the resistance led by Joanna of Flanders to the armies of Philip of Valois and Charles of Blois during the Breton War of succession in 1342. Today, it’s famous for it medieval ramparts, it’s horses and its industrial history. Highlights are: The fortification walls, and the impressive 16th century spire that rises from...Read more