Family and Kids in Volendam

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

  1. Visit to experience unparalleled fun for kids
    Cheese Factory Volendam

    Family and Kids

    The Dutch have a firm love affair with their cheese. This museum and factory exhibits the history, evolution and current production methods of Dutch cheese. There are three sections to the tour: Museum: Located in the basement, this room explores the discovery of cheese 6000 years ago, and traditional cheese making methods through historical artefacts and photographs. Factory: An expert will t...Read more
  2. A place for children with all kinds of interests
    Roompot Vakanties Marinapark Volendam

    Beach, Wildlife Park

    There's only one thing to do here. Come, stand, and wish you lived here. In front of a row of colorful Volendam style houses is this new marina. It was opened in 2007. It has space for about 500 moderate sized boats. Walk out onto the main jetty in the centre. Kids will like it there. There are picnic tables. The harbour office at the end of the jetty is a good place to take pictures from. A gr...Read more
  3. A guaranteed fun space for the kids
    Foto De Boer

    Family and Kids

    Tourists head into this local favourite photo studio for one reason alone - to get a picture clicked of themselves dressed in a traditional ancient Volendam costume. You should just know that locals consider this horribly kitschy, as no one who lives here would be caught dead wearing it. It's still a fun souvenir to take home though, as you get various costume options, a number of accessories, ...Read more
  4. Amazing Volendam attraction for kids
    Volendams Museum

    Family and Kids

    Every visiting tourist is after a while struck by a curious question - why is Volendam so famous? For all purposes and intents, it looks like any regular port town, albeit a pretty one. This museum, while exploring the evolution of Volendam into a modern town in the late 19th and early 20th century, answers that question. There is a wonderful exhibit of Volendam art - drawings, sculptures, cera...Read more
  5. Can keep your kids busy for days
    Cheese And Wooden Shoes Factory Alida Hoeve

    Family and Kids

    Think of the following cheeses - Edam, Gouda, Sheep and Goat. Think of getting intimate with them, knowing how they were made, how to tell the subtle differences in their textures and flavours. That's what you'll learn at this beautiful Noord-Holland farmhouse. The staff, dressed in the local traditional costume, greet you and take you on tour. After you're done, you should check out the gift s...Read more
  6. Perfect for kids day out in Volendam
    Smit-bokkum

    Family and Kids

    Palingpop is a very specific sound of pop music developed almost exclusively by Volendam artists. In this museum, above a rather excellent restaurant, is are roomfuls of memorabilia in tribute of the creators who popularized the genre at home and abroad. It explores 100 years of musical history through artefacts, instruments, awards, records, and photographs. The warmly lit exhibit has every wa...Read more
  7. Fun place to go for kids
    Stolphoevekerk

    Family and Kids

    Built in 1658, this is the oldest church in Volendam. The bell homestead (or farmhouse) style building is made entirely out of wood. Inside is an 18th century organ, with pipes from different periods from history. There is a bell tower on top. The Protestant church was made a national monument in 1976. It is still in active use, but is usually closed to tourists and visitors. Most just take a p...Read more
  8. A cool place to see with kids
    Vincentiuskerk

    Family and Kids

    Volendam's second most famous church is a Catholic one. It was built in 1860. In addition to being a place of prayer, it is also regularly used for organ concerts. The Volendam Opera Choir holds an annual concert as well. The organ at the church today was built in 1916, though the church only acquired it in 1971. In case there is a service for a celebration, baptism, wedding or funeral, church ...Read more
  9. A fantastic place for refreshing break for children
    Visafslag

    Family and Kids

    Sadly, the days that fish was auctioned off here in a spirited round of purchasing in the morning have long passed. The building was built in 1934 and is today regarded as a monument. Its insides are decorated to represent a traditional Volendam room. Sometimes, during school events or cultural activities, the whole fish market vibe is recreated at this house.