As a rule, travelers with children do not include shopping in their to-do vacation plans. However, there is a shop in Maastricht, a visit to which would fascinate kids of all ages. That is Selexyz Maastricht bookstore that was open is a fully restored old church. The historical building still has elements of the original décor. For example, bookshelves stand in a magnificently beautiful hall with high ceiling and elegant stained-glass windows. The choice of books is tremendous and, of course, there are many books for children on different languages of the world. Visitors are also welcome to buy popular souvenirs – postcards and calendars with landscapes and landmarks of the city.
Escape quests have become very popular in the city. Some of them fit not only loud groups of youth but also children of school age. The Best Escape is considered, as one can guess from its name, the best quest of this type. What’s more important, it’s a family friendly quest. Interesting puzzles and impressive visual effects will bring many exciting moments for the whole family. The quest includes usual tasks to find items and many creative puzzles.
If your children are keen on art, Eglysart would be an ideal destination for them. This center offers interesting programs for children of all ages. During exciting master classes, children can learn to make fancy masks and toys, master the basics of art and other handicrafts. Children would be fascinated to draw directly on mother’s t-shirt or get an artistic face-paint that is quickly done by professional artists. Eglysart often hosts interesting master classes for families; as taking photos is allowed, a visit to this center is a great chance to make a ton of happy family shots.