Family and Kids in Madrid

Looking out for what can you do with kids and family in Madrid? 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 Madrid, 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 Madrid.
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 Madrid for perfect family outings and getaways.

  1. Visit to experience unparalleled fun for kids
    Parque Del Oeste

    Garden, Park

    North of the Royal Palace, this excellent English rose garden is famed for its roses, and annual flower show and competition. A crazy attraction here, just south of the roses is an authentic Egyptian temple, one that was reconstructed atop the hill. The park has seen some blood too – rebels dies here, and were buried here in the 19th century. The Fuente de Juan de Villanueva is the city&...Read more
  2. A place for children with all kinds of interests
    Parque El Capricho

    Garden, Park

    The duchess of Osuna wanted her own magic garden, so she had one made, and got all her friends to play in it. Sound unreal? Believe it. Ponds, lakes, animals, waterways and trees all come together to make this place a surrealy romantic place. The architectural styles cover all – French, English and Italian. There’s even a labyrinth. Words really won’t describe the place alone...Read more
  3. A guaranteed fun space for the kids
    Palacio De Cibeles

    Family and Kids

    The City Hall of Madrid has the grandeur of Gothic architecture having been built in the early periods of the 20th century. It was primarily designed to house the main administrative postal office of Madrid, and therefore it also bears the name of the Communications Palace. Through a consistent service for over a century, the City Hall was later renovated to be the operational central office o...Read more
  4. Amazing Madrid attraction for kids
    Zoo Aquarium De Madrid

    Zoo, Aquarium, Games

    6000 animals covering 500 species! Considering that they’re all so exotic, they’re all celebrities really, but some are more so than others (sorry, but sexless giant pandas will always win out, even if they do no king-fu whatsoever). The dolphins, koalas and primates (Western Lowland Gorillas, Common chimpanzees, Mandrills, Mantled guerezas, Orangutans and several species of Lemurs...Read more
  5. Can keep your kids busy for days
    Fuente De Neptuno

    Family and Kids

    Depicting the Sea-God Neptune on a conch-shell pulled by sea horses, the Fuente de Neptuno is loved for its Neo-Classic design. The fountain was built in the 1780’s by architect Ventura Rodriguez- who also designed the famous Cibeles fountain. The iconic monument with the statue of Neptune holding the Trident in one hand a snake in the other with surrounding Dolphinsis a rare treat for a...Read more
  6. Perfect for kids day out in Madrid
    Royal Botanic Garden

    Botanical Garden

    30000 plants and flowers, 2000 trees and herbs spread out over 8 hectares and three major terraces make for one of the coolest urban botanic gardens you’ll ever see. The terraces are by category: medicinal, orchard and endemic; a taxonomic collection set around pretty fountains; and trees arranged in 19th century Romantic landscaping. Spain’s largest herbarium is here. The whole id...Read more
  7. Fun place to go for kids
    Madrid Cable Car

    Family and Kids

    Seeing Madrid from above is an underrated experience, and you totally need to go for it. It’s brilliant! Cars depart every few minutes and it’s literally the best way to get into Casa de Campo. The ride gives wonderful views of the Palace too, and there’s commentary on-board to make sure you don’t miss out on the important bits. At the very top of the station, there&rsqu...Read more
  8. A cool place to see with kids
    Parque De Atracciones

    Amusement Park, Park

    Amusement parks are mixed bags, but they are very dear to locals. Half of Madrid must have had a memorable moment here, so if they are eager to convince you to go, take it with a pinch of salt. That said, the rides are cool and too the point. The thrills are quick and cheap (on your wallet). The park is divided into various parts: Machine, Nature, Leisure, and Kids. The best part is, that the p...Read more
  9. A fantastic place for refreshing break for children
    Cerro Del Tio Pio

    Park, Picnic Spot

    If you want to escape the buzz of the city and go somewhere quiet, the Cerro del Tio Pio is sure to offer you a tranquil place where you can read a book, have a small picnic or simply take a walk around the 7 hills as you soak up the sun and get ready to see the gorgeous Sunset. The view of Madrid from here is a rare one and combined with the colours of the sun reflected in the building, makes ...Read more
  10. One of the awesome things children enjoy the most
    Rosaleda De Madrid


    The Jardines de la Rosaleda has more than 500varieties of roses and is filled with blooms in the month of May. Inspired by the Rose Gardens in Paris, Rome and Geneva, the Jardines de la Rosaleda was opened in 1956. A walk here is soothing and if you love photography, a visit here will be well worth yourtime. Other highlights include: ‘Fountain of Youth’ and a small pond where water...Read more
  11. The best option for younger visitors
    National Museum Of Natural History

    Family and Kids

    Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales was established in the 18th century by Charles III of Spain as the Gabinete Real de Historia Natural. Today the museumconsists of a huge collection of fossils, a rare Megatherium skeleton, an Iberomesornis model and the Mediterranean section (Don’t miss out on the life-like giant squid model kept here).The museum’s Evolution, Biodiversity, Vulcan...Read more
  12. A place where kids enjoy and have fun
    Jardins Do Templo De Debod

    Family and Kids

    The Jardins do Templo de Debod is an ancient Egyptian temple which was dismantled and brought to Madrid and reconstructed to form one of the most iconic places in the city today. The temple consists of 2 enclosed walls leading to the temple itself. The serene waters that surround the temple juxtapose against the rustic stone structures and make for a rather strikingly beautiful sight. The view ...Read more
  13. A place perfect for families with kids
    Independence Square

    Family and Kids

    The Independence square or Plaza de la Independencia was opened in 1778 during the reign of King Carlos III and designed by architect Francesco Sabatini. The current design of the square dates back to 1869 during the expansion of Madrid city. Today, the beautiful square is apt for a small walk as you touch another part of the city’s rich historic places. The surrounding eateries and shops...Read more
  14. A favorite place to take the kids in the city

    Family and Kids

    A place where children can be exactly who they want to be when they grow up, the Micropolix has over 30 activities and over 40 different professions in a make-believe setting. Be it a DJ, a Pilot, a Fire fighter, Designer, a Model, Doctor or a Police Officer- the place offers a good way for children to be whoever they want to be and have a town to themselves. The highly detailed place comes wit...Read more
  15. It's just one of those places to visit and hang out
    A B C Museum Of Drawing And Illustration

    Family and Kids

    Embraced in a building built in 1900, the ABC Museum of Drawing and Illustration is a cultural venue with 2 exhibition rooms. One of the rooms is used a publication storeroom, laboratory, warehouse and also has a a small café. The ABC museum itself showcases the best of comics, animation and illusion spirited with modern art. The use of spaces and shapes is the highlight of the museum th...Read more