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Family trip to Dresden with children. Ideas on where to go with your child

Palais im Volksparks at Sunset Travelers with kids will find many pleasant surprises in Dresden. They will discover beautiful gardens, interesting museums and entertainment centers in this wonderful city. Fans of outdoor activities traditionally like the Great Garden that is frequently visited by both tourists and locals. The garden is large and occupies a space of 147 hectares, so it won’t be hard to find a suitable area for peaceful relaxation or active rest. The Great Garden is perfect for cycling and roller-skating. Visitors are also welcome to make a refreshing boat ride on a pond. The garden regularly hosts various events, especially during the warm part of the year, when open air concerts and other entertaining performances take place nearly every week.
Semperoper, Porcelain Museum, Katholische Hofkirche, Glucksgas Stadium, Church of St. Luke, as well as many others, they all become the world's cultural heritage objects and remain as iconic monuments for Dresden … Open
There is a wonderful zoo in Dresden, which will amaze its guests not only by its serious size but also by its comfort for both visitors and animals. In the zoo, visitors will find animals and birds from all over the world. Moreover, visitors are allowed to hand feed some animals.
Having visited the zoo, many travelers choose to head to the botanical garden, which is located nearby. This garden is a true historic landmark of Dresden. Founded more than 200 years ago, the park is a place where visitors can see many unique plants and trees, so a visit to the Dresden Botanical Garden will be interesting for both adults and children. This is the place where visitors can see the rare mammoth tree, different sorts of bamboo and papyrus, cacao tree, rare types of cacti, and much more. While visiting the garden, don’t forget to attend the greenhouse with marvelous orchids, which is considered one of the most beautiful parts of the botanical garden. There is also tropical greenery, where one can see not only various exotic plants, but also cute turtles. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
Without a doubt, Dresden is one of the most beautiful European cities. Of course, it's hard to compare it with such metropolises as New-York or Beijing with their skyscrapers and crowded … Open
If museums are your cup of tea, Dresden has many interesting places to offer, including quite unusual ones, as the Museum of Hygiene. The exhibition of the museum is so interesting that not only children of school age excitingly study it but also professional doctors. In an entertaining and fascinating style, visitors of the museum are told why it’s so important to follow the hygiene rules. During a visit to the Dresden Museum of Hygiene, travelers with children will learn much interesting about the world of bacteria that is invisible to a human eye and about protective mechanisms of the body.
Palais Volkspark A visit to the Museum of transport promises to be no less interesting. In this museum, visitors will see not only retro cars, but also first models of bicycles, motorcycles, locomotives and even paragliders. Many exhibits in the wonderful museum can be touched, and in some cars and other vehicles visitors can even sit and make memorable photos.
The majority of national dishes that are offered to visitors in restaurants of Dresden belong to the Saxony kitchen. Roast beef is a popular local dish. Meat here is thoroughly marinated in … Open
When you study all main landmarks of Dresden, it’s time to head to Moritzburg. This small manmade island is famous for its natural beauty and historic heritage. Travelers can reach Moritzburg from Dresden by train, a ride on which itself will be an interesting adventure. Moritzburg is famous mostly because of the ancient castle, where, several decades ago, the internationally famous movie “Three Hazelnuts for Cinderella” was filmed. The spectacular castle is surrounded by a beautiful park, where visitors can feed charming deer, watch gracious roe deer and funny raccoons in their natural habitat. By the way, all the animals are absolutely not scared of people, so you can make many funny shots there. Travelers with children of school age will be pleased to find an amusement park with many interesting attractions. Pre-school kids will be interested in attending a farm with domestic animals that is also located nearby. For the convenience of visitors, there is a café in Moritzburg.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Dresden and surroundings

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Map of all pret-parks
Amusement parks near Dresden
♥   Amusement park 'Sonnenlandpark' Lichtenau, 55.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Kulturinsel Einsiedel' Zentendorf bei Görlitz, 93.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Prague Lunapark' Prague, 115.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Dinopark' Plzeň, 146.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all aquaparks
Water attractions around Dresden
♥   Water park 'Aquapark Klášterec nad Ohří' , 83.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Aquapark Kladno' , 104.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Tropical Islands' Briesen, Brandenburg, 109.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Aquacentrum Šutka' , 114 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'AquaPalace Praha' , 130.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all oceanariums
Aquariums in Dresden and nearby
♥   Aquarium 'Sea Life Centre Dresden' , 0.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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Zoos and gardens in/near Dresden
♥   Zoo 'Děčín Zoo' Děčín, 44 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Zoo 'Ústí nad Labem Zoo' Ústí nad Labem, 48.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Zoo 'Chomutov Zoo' Chomutov, 68.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Zoo 'Zoopark Zájezd' Zájezd, 104.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Zoo 'Prague Zoo' Prague, 114 km from the center. On the map   Photo

Things to visit with your kids in Germany

There are a lot of museums for children in Germany. Labyrinth in Berlin is among them. In fact, it is a large and fascinating children's playground, where kids are allowed to do everything, i.e. jump, run, and play. In the museum, there are 9 game zones of different themes. Subjects in each of them help to teach children writing, reading, and math. In Hamburg, there is Miniature Wonderland exhibition. It represents one of the most impressive collections in the world of airport models, railways, and bridges. The layouts look very impressive against the backdrop of realistic European landscapes. In Munich, there is the stunning Toy Museum that features exhibits from the wooden toys of the 18th century to the modern Barbie. … Open
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Interesting places to visit with children around Dresden

Guide to sightseeing and entertainment for children in Dresden - parks, attractions, museums, zoos, water-parks. All fascinating and educational sites of Dresden, which are must visit and see for your child. Find out the best discovery routes and places for kids (local theaters, exhibitions and museums), where you can spend quality time together. Dresden for families with children.
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