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

Knäppingsborg IV: Alley The Swedish city of Norrköping favorably located by the picturesque river Motala attracts many tourists looking for a relaxing and peaceful holiday. It offers plenty of attractions - both created by nature (Yxbacken hill) and by man (the City Hall, Hedvigs Kyrka). Not only adults but also children will be happy to explore them all. The same applies to walking in parks, visiting entertainment centers, and enjoying water activities (cruises, kayaking).
1. Norrköping lies on the banks of the Motala River so fishing is one of the locals’ favorite activities. Tourists are can go fishing right on the city embankments. A fishing permit … Open
A visit to Centralbadet will help you make your time in Norrkoping especially enjoyable. The complex provides every condition for quality rest - outdoor pools (available only in summer), a diving pool, and indoor pools. Besides that, many visitors prefer places for enjoying plenty of sunbathing. The complex is very clean and well maintained, which is another plus to visiting the center. It is worth taking into account that it is very popular so often crowded, especially in the summer season.
Small children from 2 to 6 years old will get an amazing experience visiting Busfabriken. Trampolines, cannons with plastic balls, cable ladders, and constructions are equipped for them here. Apart from that, they often hold themed parties and children's birthdays - children will certainly be thankful for parents who arranged such a fantastic holiday for them. While the kids are playing with other children and making new friends, adults can have a bite to eat at a restaurant. Copyright
Norrköping is not distinguished by a variety of shopping centers and outlets. The bulk of the stores presented in the city are aimed primarily at local residents. In the central streets, … Open
Well, older children aged from 6 to 12 years old will surely appreciate a holiday organized by their parents in Visualization Center C. This is a great center with amazing space exhibits, as well as the opportunity to conduct experiments - for example, visitors can connect the brain's synapses with the leg, control a small ball through the transmission of waves from the brain, see how the human body works. Besides the above, Visualization Center C has a specially equipped VR room, a room for theme parties, and a cinema where you can watch movies about dinosaurs, the underwater world, and the human body. Parents also like that after visiting the complex their children begin to understand many things better and will be able to demonstrate this at school and thus surprise even some teachers.
DSC_0086 Mini-golf is another activity kids will enjoy. Norrkoping has several clubs for this - Himmelstalunds Minigolf and Äventyrsgolfen. Both are beautifully decorated and famous for their well-maintained facilities. If you visit Aqua Golf, children will get a great golfing experience. The complex is located near the picturesque river, which gives some charm to the game. On the other side is Himmelstalund Camping where everyone can set up a camp to feel unity with nature. Racketstadion Tennis Court and a skate park are located nearby.
A major industrial center of Sweden, Norrkoping is sometimes called the "Swedish Manchester". The reason for this is in the fact the city was growing rapidly during the period of … Open
The whole family will be happy to walk through Carl Johans Park. The park is very beautiful and well-kept, featuring fountains and beautiful flower beds. One of the most beautiful is a cactus bed (by the way, the tradition of planting cacti has existed in Norrkoping since the 1920s). As for other parks, an outstanding one is Vasaparken providing many opportunities for kids, including playgrounds and special events that children of any age will appreciate. In Oxelbergsparken, young visitors can play on a playground enjoying stunning views of the city.
In the end, they should be pampered with some tasty treats at one of the numerous local restaurants. So, you can take kids to Lindahls konditorier where one should pay attention to delicious pastries, to Fargargarden Cafe, which, besides its wonderful atmosphere of closeness to nature, delights guests with tasty waffles, or to Espresso House that serves wonderful pies. One more place is for those who prefer delicious pastries and cookies - this is Brodernas Cafe. It's no secret that all kids like pizza, and in Norrkoping, you can order one at such pizzerias as Napoli or Massimo.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Norrkoping and surroundings

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Amusement parks near Norrkoping
♥   Amusement park 'Kolmården Wildlife Park' Kolmården, 17.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Parken Zoo' Eskilstuna, 87.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Astrid Lindgren World' Vimmerby, 104.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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Water attractions around Norrkoping
♥   Water park 'Gustavsvik' Örebro, 92.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Kokpunkten water park' Västerås, 114.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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Aquariums in Norrkoping and nearby
♥   Aquarium 'Kolmarden Tropicarium' , 18 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all zoos
Zoos and gardens in/near Norrkoping
♥   Zoo 'Kolmården Wildlife Park' Bråviken bay, 17.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Zoo 'Parken Zoo' Eskilstuna, 87.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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