Family and Kids in Milan

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

  1. Visit to experience unparalleled fun for kids
    Planetario Di Milano

    Family and Kids

    Inaugurated in 1930, this is Milan's biggest planetarium. Over 300 people can be seated at a time while programmed are projected on to the dome of the facility. The projections accurately depict the night sky as it was or will be at any place and time on Earth. The planetarium organises lectures and events to educate the public on astronomy and related sciences. The center is also the home of t...Read more
  2. A place for children with all kinds of interests
    Milano Centrale Railway Station

    Family and Kids

    Milan's main railway station was opened in 1931, and handles over 120 million passengers around the year. The design for the station was modelled on the Union Station in Washington D.C, but the final product bears the influence of many architectural styles of the day - Art Deco, Liberty. Check out the huge steel canopies.
  3. A guaranteed fun space for the kids
    Giardini Pubblici

    Garden, Park, Picnic Spot

    Giardini Pubblici Indro Montanelli, formerly known as Giardini Pubblici is a major and historic city park in Milan, Italy. Several monuments, museum and tourist attractions are enclosed within the park. The park's present arrangement is complete with natural elements, such as waterfalls and rocky outcrops. In addition to the galleries and museums on its outer edges, th...Read more
  4. Amazing Milan attraction for kids
    Leonardo3 - The World Of Leonardo

    Family and Kids

    This is a very interesting museum. It interactively explores the paintings, inventions and thought of Leonardo da Vinci. His machines and designs have all been rebuilt here - the Continuous Windpipe, the Continuous Organ and ‘Glissati’ Flutes - and more and more are added over time. These even include musical instrument of the artist's own design uc as the Madrid Codex. Get your pic...Read more
  5. Can keep your kids busy for days
    Parco Delle Cave

    Park, Picnic Spot

    This used to be a sand and gravel quarry, almost 100 years ago. The excavations left hollows that were filled up with water, in which locals began to fish. A few decades later the area was converted into a park, complete with trails, grass and bike paths. There are three lakes here now. As far as sheer greenery goes this is one of the nicest spots in the city. Bring a picnic. Alternatively, you...Read more
  6. Perfect for kids day out in Milan
    North Park

    Park, Picnic Spot

    These 300 hundred acres of woods, meadows, trees and flowerbeds feel surprisingly removed from the city once you are there. It is a tranquil and green place, with sweeping and rolling lawns. Broad gravel paths make it popular with bikers and joggers. Dogs can be walked on leash. It's much bigger than some of the city's other parks, and the crowd is less dense. There are two open air chess board...Read more
  7. Fun place to go for kids
    Acquario Civico


    It's important to temper expectations as you walk into this aquarium. Established in 1905, it is one of Europe's oldest, and while it was quite the sensation at that time, there are obviously far better aquariums now. Still, it is housed in a lovely neo-classical building of hand painted tiles and delicate friezes. It has over 100 species of marine life, most of which focus on Italian coasts an...Read more
  8. A cool place to see with kids
    Universita Cattolica Del Sacro Cuore

    Educational Site

    Located next to the Basilica of Sant'ambrogio, this university is in a rather quiet corner of the city center. It's said to be the largest Catholic University in the world, with over 40,000 students. It has clean and well kept grounds. The elegant cloisters of the Doric and Ionic order have unusually high arches. The courtyard is a nice spot to sit and watch the students go by. Other main featu...Read more
  9. A fantastic place for refreshing break for children

    Garden, Park, Picnic Spot

    Maple, oak, ash, elm, poplar, hornbeam and willow are some of the trees that shade this lovely urban park, northeast of the main city. It is about 110 hectares worth of fields, lakes, streams and woods, a size it has grown to from the mere 35 acres at its inception in 1974. There are many cyclist and pedestrian routes, a suspended pier on the water, a dog park, a playground and many gardens. Th...Read more
  10. One of the awesome things children enjoy the most
    Idroscalo Lake

    Park, Water Sport

    The Idroscalo is an artificial lake in Milan that was originally constructed as a seaplane airport. Want to know about some exciting things to do in Milan besides shopping and sightseeing? The park's facilities include water-skiing, free climbing, a mountain bike track and running paths. Sports within the park include kayaking, canoeing, dragon boat...Read more
  11. The best option for younger visitors
    Parco Sempione

    Garden, Park

    This romantic park, easily accessible offers recreational activities for adults and kids alike. The park is nicely laid out in a landscape style with winding paths, open grassy areas, tall trees and a picturesque bridge across a central pond. It is popular during spring and summer when many events take place. This is quite a famous spot for the travelers in Milan and a photographic session in ...Read more
  12. A place where kids enjoy and have fun
    Parco Di Trenno


    More formally laid out than the neighboring Boscoincetta park, this beautiful natural space of sweeping lawns and long straight tree-lined avenues is a great place for cycling and strolling. The trees scattered around the park are pretty - sycamore, oak, horse chestnut, black locust, elm, birch, cypress, ash, and mulberry - and usually grouped by species. There are four fields, two bowl rinks a...Read more
  13. A place perfect for families with kids
    Orto Botanico Di Brera

    Botanical Garden

    This tiny botanical garden is a bit of hidden gem. It's not immediately accessible from the road; you have to go behind the Palazzo Brera. Once there, you'll find a secluded little green space created in 1774 by Abbot Fulgenzio Vitman. It's a cute corner of trimmed flowerbeds, oval ponds, a large Diospyros lotus and one of the oldest Ginkgo biloba trees in Europe. There is not much else to see ...Read more
  14. A favorite place to take the kids in the city
    Parco Forlanini


    Located to the east of central Milan, this park is named after the aviation pioneer Enrico Forlanini, who was born in Milan. It was built in 1970. The makers wanted to avoid giving the impression of a man-made space. They took great efforts to make sure the park looked like a natural representation of the plains of Lombardi. Thus the plants and animals found here are exactly what you'd expect f...Read more
  15. It's just one of those places to visit and hang out
    Parco Villa Litta


    Starting out in the 17th century as an Italian garden this green space gradually expanded to become the park you see today. Today it is thought to be one of the prettiest parks in the city, with beautifully manicured lawns, beautiful trees, basketball and volleyball courts, a soccer field and even an area to let dogs off the leash. Check out the 18th Egyptian themes century sculptures too - two...Read more