Family and Kids in Manaus

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

  1. Visit to experience unparalleled fun for kids
    Teatro Amazonas

    Family and Kids

    It wouldn’t be wrong to describe the Teatro Amazonas as the opera of the Amazon. This beautiful Renaissance styled opera house built in the 1800s stood as a sign of prosperity and rivalry of the Brazilian barons’ European counterparts, during the rubber boom. The Teatro Amazonas is one of the prime locations of the Opera Festival held in April/May, it’s also home to the Amazon...Read more
  2. A place for children with all kinds of interests
    Meeting Of The Waters

    Family and Kids

    Co-existence is possible! If you don’t believe it, visit the Meeting of the Waters. Don’t mistake this as an estuary, as the rivers do certainly meet, but they run side by side for almost 6 kilometers. The Amazon, known for its muddy posterior and the Rio Negro, it’s quicker and darker contemporary. A sight you don’t want to miss out on, it won’t take you long to n...Read more
  3. A guaranteed fun space for the kids
    INPA-bosque Da Ciencia

    Botanical Garden

    The Bosque da Ciencia is an enclosed piece of tropical forest under the INPA, who conduct their research amidst the diverse flora and fauna found here. Whilst initially the INPA conducted research and inventories of the inhabitants of the park, their aim is now to expand the sustainable use of the natural resources of the Amazon. Nature trails are particularly popular here along with the manate...Read more
  4. Amazing Manaus attraction for kids
    Igreja Sao Sebastiao

    Family and Kids

    To mark the 100th anniversary of the arrival of the Capuchin Franciscan order, the Igreja (church) of Sao Sebastiao was completely renovated and is a fine example of some beautiful interior renovation. It’s this renovation that makes the Igreja a popular attraction- the Igreja is neither the biggest nor the oldest church of Manaus, but it sure is the most stunning one. One of the things y...Read more
  5. Can keep your kids busy for days
    Museu Do Seringal Vila Paraiso

    Family and Kids

    The museum represents the lifestyle of a rubber plantation owner and his bounded labourers. Although built as a movie set, the museum showcases the operating system of the rubber plantation. Take a walk along the premises while the guided tour astounds you of an era completely neglected by the world.
  6. Perfect for kids day out in Manaus
    Centro Cultural Palacio Rio Negro

    Family and Kids

    Another astounding landmark that is resplendent with the prosperity the rubber boom bought with it, the Palacio Rio Negro was the home of a German rubber baron which later became the official residence of the governor. Today, this huge palace is one of the best cultural centres of the region. With ample of rooms to spare, most of them have been converted to small museums while the rest still ha...Read more
  7. Fun place to go for kids
    Praia Da Lua

    Beach

    An island beach, located 23 miles off the coast of Manaus from the Ponta Negra area, the Praia da Lua is a popular haunt for anyone who’s looking to get away from the city. Accessible only by water, there are ferries that will take you to and from the beach; you could also rent a speedboat and ride it there. This ‘moon beach’ as it’s called because of its crescent shape ...Read more
  8. A cool place to see with kids
    Palacete Provincial

    Family and Kids

    Originally the police headquarters, the Palacete Provincial now plays host to several exhibits. The popular museum is the Pinacoteca which displays interesting pieces of art by the contemporary artists of the Amazon. The Image and Sound centre of the Palacete is a fascinating cultural complex that allows you access to old documentary films of the Amazonian people. Catch the exhibit where a rare...Read more
  9. A fantastic place for refreshing break for children
    Jardim Botanico Adolpho Ducke

    Botanical Garden

    The JardimBotanicoAdolphoDucke is an urban forest located 20 kilometres north-east ofthe city. Established in 2000, the garden maintains the indigenous amazon flora and is every nature lover’s heaven. Highlights Include: Nature Trails Open air exhibits Orchid nursery Snake closure
  10. One of the awesome things children enjoy the most
    Centro Cultural Dos Povos Da Amazonia

    Family and Kids

    The cultural highlight of Manaus, the Centro Cultural dos Povos de Amazonia is a complex housing a museum which showcases exhibits and artefacts of indigenous groups of Amazon. The complex also accommodates a film-screening room and a huge arena used for festivals and events. Do try to visit during a film-screening here. The Museum is however, a tourist favourite!
  11. The best option for younger visitors
    Parque Senador Jefferson Peres

    Park

    The park is dedicated to the Senator- Late Jefferson Peres. It is a well maintained lush green zone right in the heart of the city. The park has walking and biking tracks and is known more for its casual laid back ambience than its history. Many cafes and restaurants are at a walkable distance from here. The park has cosy spots where you can have an intimate picnic or simply unwind amidst the t...Read more
  12. A place where kids enjoy and have fun
    Museu Do Indio

    Family and Kids

    The Museu do Indio in Manaus is the biggest and well detailed museums on the indigenous residents of Brazil. Run by a convent of Salesian Sisters, the museum is spread over 6 rooms and does a fantastic job of presenting the social hierarchy and culture of the Indians. Their hunting gear, clothes, ritual paraphernalia and photographs, etc are just some of the artifacts that help the visitors to ...Read more
  13. A place perfect for families with kids
    Alfandega

    Family and Kids

    Built by the British, with construction materials imported from Britain, the Alfandega or the Custom House is a registered heritage site. Distinctive for its architectural style- a fusion of the medieval and Renaissance styles- this century old building is located on the waterfront. Free tours are conducted on weekdays. If you’re pressed for time, you could just admire this magnificent fa...Read more
  14. A favorite place to take the kids in the city
    Usina Chamine

    Family and Kids

    If for nothing else, visit the Usine Chamine for its architecture. Designed to function as a sewage treatment plant, the Usina Chamine found itself another use- a museum that caters to the five senses. An innovative museum for its kind, staying true to its tagline, every essential sense is put to use to enhance your experience. For example, you can hear a couple of Amazonian recordings, watch d...Read more
  15. It's just one of those places to visit and hang out
    Galeria Do Largo

    Family and Kids

    If art is what you look for during your sojourn, then the Galeria do Largo should top your list! The Gallery houses some of the best sculptures and paintings of trending as well as legendary artists on rotation- enough to give you a new experience on every visit. The attached cafe serves lip-smacking muffins, Pastel de Melem and soul warming coffee- the perfect way to sit at the tables arranged...Read more