Family and Kids in Selcuk

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

  1. Visit to experience unparalleled fun for kids
    Ancient City Of Ephesus

    Family and Kids

    Take a tour into the world spanning 2000 year back! Yes, that’s how the city of Ephesus is described. A visit to this ancient city let you feel the lifestyle that used to exists during the glorious days of Greece and Rome. The journey usually starts from the southern entrance called Magnesia Gate. Start walking down the hill and you will get to see some of the marvelous remaining of this ...Read more
  2. A place for children with all kinds of interests
    The Virgin Mary's House

    Family and Kids

    Located on the slopes of the “Bulbul” mountain, this shrine has a wonderful ambience, hidden behind the greenery. The shrine was rediscovered by a German nun, Anne Catherine Emmerich. The legend says, the Virgin Mary spent her last few days on the earth in this House. The House has that typical Roman architecture, that is, it is made of stone. However, in the 4th century, a church w...Read more
  3. A guaranteed fun space for the kids
    Library Of Celsus

    Educational Site

    Located within Ephesus, it is one of the most ancient and beautifully structured libraries in the history of world. Build in 117 AD, the magnificent library was a monumental tomb of Gaius Julius, Celsus Polemaenus. He was the governor of the province of Asia. At the entrance, you will see a statue of Athena, as Athena was considered as the goddess of wisdom. Inside the library, there were nearl...Read more
  4. Amazing Selcuk attraction for kids
    The Terrace Houses

    Family and Kids

    Located on the hills, opposite to the Hadrian Temple is the famous Terrace Houses of Ephesus. Also known as the Houses of the rich, displays the royal lifestyle followed during the Roman period. It was built according to Hippodamian plan of the city where every street transects at every angle. The houses had six residential units built on three terraces at the edge of the slope of Bulbul Mounta...Read more
  5. Can keep your kids busy for days
    Ephesus Museum

    Family and Kids

    Visit this museum to see some of the unique and remarkable archeological treasures that were discovered while excavating Ephesus and Claros. It is said to be the most significant local museum of Turkey. The entire museum is divided into many sections: Hall of the Terrace Houses Findings Hall of the Fountain Findings Hall of the New and Small Findings Great Courtyard Hall of the Tomb Findings H...Read more
  6. Perfect for kids day out in Selcuk
    Sirince Village

    Family and Kids

    An half an hour drive from east of Selcuk will take you to a beautiful picturesque old village of Turkey, named Sirince village. Most of the houses of this village were built in 19th century or earlier that that. At that time, it was predominantly a Greek village and you can make out from the structure of the houses with old red stone tiled roofs, the churches and monasteries that still exist i...Read more
  7. Fun place to go for kids
    The Basilica Of Saint John

    Family and Kids

    Visit the stunning ruins of the Byzantine Church of St. John, built on the grave of over the tomb of St John the Evangelist. Located on the slopes of Ayasoluk Hill, the legend says that St John spent last days of his life in this location. However, in the later century, the church faced many earthquakes and destruction due to Arab invasion and the downfall of Ephesus. Thereafter, the ruined chu...Read more
  8. A cool place to see with kids
    Temple Of Artemis

    Family and Kids

    Declared as one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, the Temple of Artemis is located within Ephesus. It was a Greek temple and was dedicated to the goddess Artemis. The temple used to have 127 sculptured columns. However, the temple faced destruction due to floods and disturbance of the invaders in the last thousand years. Later on, it was rebuilt in the same location as for the people o...Read more
  9. A fantastic place for refreshing break for children
    Temple Of Hadrian

    Family and Kids

    It is one of the beautiful historical and well preserved structures on Curetes street, within the city of Ephesus, connecting the Celsus library and the Gate of Hercules. The striking feature of the temple is the four Corinthian columns of the facade that supports the curved arch. In the middle of the arch is the relief of Tyche, goddess of victory. You might notice elements of modern building ...Read more
  10. One of the awesome things children enjoy the most
    Curetes Street

    Family and Kids

    It is one of the three main streets within the city of Ephesus, lies between the Celsus library and the Hercules Gate. History says, the street got its name from the priests who were called as Curetes. Along the street, there were numerous columns, fountains, monuments, shops and stature on both sides of the streets. However, most of the construction was destroyed because of the number of earth...Read more
  11. The best option for younger visitors
    Arcadian Street

    Family and Kids

    Visit the remarkable ancient street that lies between the Harbour Baths and the great theatre. Traders and sailors who used to arrive into the city of Ephesus from the port, would first arrive on this street. That’s why, the street was ornamented with beautiful marble slabs and colonnades to make the street look impressive for the visitors. The street is around 530 meters long and 11 mete...Read more
  12. A place where kids enjoy and have fun
    Ayasuluk Fortress

    Family and Kids

    Situated on Ayasuluk Hills, visit the best achievement of Ephesus city called Ayasuluk Fortress. However, the complete fortress faced destructions due to natural calamities and invasions of the outsiders. With excavation work that went for nearly 5 years ultimately led to the discovery of this magnificent castle. Some of the belongings founded during excavation dates back to years when the firs...Read more
  13. A place perfect for families with kids
    Brothel

    Family and Kids

    Located within the famous city of Ephesus, this colonnade located on the corner of the famous Curetes street of the city with the Marble Street was popularly known as Brothel. The place was given this name because during excavation a statue of Priapus was uncovered from this site. This statue can now be seen in the Ephesus museum. This site used to have two entrances, one from the Marble Street...Read more
  14. A favorite place to take the kids in the city
    Trajan's Fountain

    Family and Kids

    On the northern side of Curetes Street, you can see the famous fountain build in 2nd century AD and is known as Trajan’s Fountain. The fountain was built for the honor of the Emperor of Trajan. In the central niche of the facade stood the colossal statue of Trajan, over the pool. Before, the water used to flow from the pedestal of the statue to the fountain. At present, only a single foot...Read more
  15. It's just one of those places to visit and hang out
    Cetin Museum

    Family and Kids

    This museum is not located within the city. It is nearly 300 meters beyond the Pamucak-Kusadasi region. Visit this museum to see how the lifestyle of the Anatolian people used to be in the years around 1950s. There are miniature models and dolls displaying the cultural and folk dancing of the Anatolian people. Visit the museum to experience the hard work that the artists had taken to make such ...Read more