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Family trip to Almere-Stad with children. Ideas on where to go with your child

Almere is a wonderful place for nature lovers and active entertainers. This picturesque town is often chosen for recreation by tourists with children. In the vicinity of the city is the famous National Park Oostvaardersplassen, which will be interesting to visit with both kids and teenagers. This is an amazingly beautiful place, where you can enjoy not only the magnificent natural scenery, but also watch the wild animals. Not in every wildlife sanctuary in the world can you see wild horses and bulls. A lot of fascinating excursions of diverse duration are held throughout the park.
A pleasant place to relax with children is the Stichting Aap Zoo. It is located in the picturesque park Stadslangoed De Kemphaan. It is difficult to call it a zoo in the usual sense of the word. It originally opened as a shelter for abandoned monkeys. Once they were one of the most popular domestic pets among locals, but not everyone succeeded in getting on with the wild animals. Many monkeys were on the street. The townspeople, who were not indifferent to the disaster, discovered a wonderful shelter for them. Today, apart from the spacious enclosures in which monkeys live, you can see other animals known to all in the zoo. Children will be able to feed the guinea pigs and goats, as well as learn how the recently opened farm in the zoo works. For children, there are many recreation areas with carousels and swings. In the warm season, the zoo is buried in the abundance of greenery.
The most children's museum in the city is the Veiligheids museum PIT. It is designed for young visitors. In this museum, children will be able to get acquainted with the peculiarities of various professions and even independently try themselves in the role of a policeman or a fireman. This museum is interesting for visiting with children of young age. Here, interesting interactive expositions, police and fire engines are prepared for them. In the popular museum, you can literally touch all the exhibits. A nice addition to the rest will be the presence of a cozy cafe with a huge selection of sweets in the museum. Copyright
This modern Dutch city is located not far away from Amsterdam. There are four main regions in Almere – Almere Stad and Almere Haven, which were built yet in the 90s; Almere Buiten Zuid … Open
The whole family is guaranteed a lot of impressions from visiting the Almere Jungle Zoological Center. It is popular not only among tourists with children, but also among young people. In this center, guests can hold in their hands and feed, many animals. The smallest visitors would like parrots and guinea pigs. There are also quite exotic inhabitants, including sea turtles. They live in an artificial pond, in which you can also see a lot of beautiful fish. In this amazing zoological center, you can make a lot of spectacular photos, and after the excursion go to a cozy cafe located on its territory.
With older children, it is worth seeing the bowling center Bowling Almere, which is considered one of the most beautiful and popular in the city. This center is quite large, so you can go relax with the whole family without fear of crowding. In addition to the bowling itself, there is an excellent café in the center, which will be a great place for a family dinner.
For many travelers, local cuisine is associated primarily with crispy toasts and tender cheese, as well as a variety of hot sandwiches and meat dishes. All the meals that visitors are … Open
With children of school age, it will be interesting to visit another natural attraction of Almere-Stade - the zoological center Bezoekerscentrum De Trekvogel. The main inhabitants of this center are birds. Their living conditions are as close as possible to natural ones. In beautiful ponds, there are herons and pelicans. The pride of the center is a collection of birds of prey. On the territory of the reserve, there are exciting cycling and walking tours. There is also an interesting museum dedicated to the inhabitants of the wild nature.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Almere-Stad and surroundings

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Map of all pret-parks
Amusement parks near Almere-Stad
♥   Amusement park 'Oud Valkeveen' Naarden, 7.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Amsterdam Dungeon' Amsterdam, 17.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Sprookjeswonderland' Enkhuizen, 39.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Walibi Holland' Biddinghuizen, 42.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Koningin Juliana Toren' Apeldoorn, 54.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all aquaparks
Water attractions around Almere-Stad
♥   Water park 'WipeOut Zoelen' , 52.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Dutch Water Dreams' Zoetermeer, 55.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Tikibad' Wassenaar, 57.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Aquaventura' Hellendoorn, 87.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Splash' hellevoetsluis, 93.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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Aquariums in Almere-Stad and nearby
♥   Aquarium 'Dolfinarium Harderwijk' , 31.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Aquarium 'Burgers Zoo' Arnhem, 64.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Aquarium 'Sea Life Centre' Scheveningen, 65.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Aquarium 'Diergaarde Blijdorp' , 68.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Aquarium 'Aqua Zoo Friesland' , 106.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all zoos
Zoos and gardens in/near Almere-Stad
♥   Zoo 'Artis' Amsterdam, 15.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Zoo 'Dierenpark & reptielenhuis de Oliemeulen' Tilburg, 27.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Zoo 'Dolfinarium Harderwijk' Harderwijk, 31.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Zoo 'Vogelpark Avifauna' Alphen aan den Rijn, 42.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Zoo 'Uilen en Dierenpark De Paay' Beesd, 52.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo

Famous sights of Almere-Stad

Hash Marihuana Hemp Museum

From the series “Strange, Weird and Unusual Museums Amusing its Visitors”
Some museum rooms are dedicated to breeding the exhibits - here the various hemp varieties cultivated by the museum staff grow. Since 2003, the large and constantly updated collection of exhibits has been located in the new building, not far from Dam Square. Today, the museum's guests can see more than 6,000 unique exhibits. Although the theme of the museum is quite contradictory and controversial, the numerous tourists have been receiving it for several years. It must be borne in mind that the children under 13 years of age can visit the museum of marijuana free of charge, but only accompanied by adults. … Read further

Netherlands Institute of Sound and Image

From the series “Glass Architecture - Impressive Villas and Buildings from Glass”
In the great beautiful building has also placed offices and conference halls. The last floor is used by the Museum of Mass Media, which is open for all guests of the city. The 54th meters façade was decorated within three years. The façade has 2 100 vivid panels. Inside the building has a lot of unusual glass elements. The building has marvellous glass staircases, glass partitions that separated large area. At night Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision looks amazing. … Read further
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Interesting places to visit with children around Almere-Stad

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