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

A family vacation in Osnabruck will delight every member of the family, as the city has entertainment for every taste. This German city is rich in attractions (Osnabruck Castle, St. Peter's Cathedral, the Town Hall, the Small Church) and museums introducing newcomers to its eventful history. Apart from the above, travelers are provided with such opportunities as entertainment centers, pools, amusement parks.
Osnabruck attracts travelers not only with outstanding attractions but also with beautiful holidays taking place throughout the year here. One of the most interesting is the annual … Open
One of the largest zoos in the region is located here in Osnabruck. It is equipped in such a way that all animals kept on its large territory receive proper care and conditions close to those they are used to in the wild. Visitors can see a variety of animals - giraffes (a kind of calling card of the zoo), antelopes, zebras, wolves, turtles, tigers, elephants. It will take hours to get to know all the inhabitants of the zoo - that's how huge it is. A playground located here will surely be loved by kids (by the way, it is surrounded by friendly sheep, goats, and lambs).
The second place to be visited with children after the zoo is Nettebad Water Park. It has indoor and outdoor pools, interesting slides, as well as saunas and a beautifully decorated playground for the youngest ones. You won't notice how your day in the park will fly by - you'll have to do your best to make the children leave this place. Not far from the water park, you can find Eissportcenter Osnabrück (where you can go ice skating) and Nettedrom (the right place to try go-karting). Copyright
Osnabruck has many interesting historical symbols, as well as numerous museums and cultural centers. Connoisseurs of fine art will have a chance to visit the Haus-Museum Felix Nussbaum … Open
One more child-oriented center is called Moskaubad. Here, besides swimming in an indoor or an outdoor pool (available all year round and in summer, respectively), sunbathing, jumping off a springboard, and waterskiing, there are also badminton and football opportunities. It must be said that the pools are very clean and well maintained, and the complex itself features a beautiful design. Hoffmeyerplatz with its great playground is relatively close to the aforementioned center.
An amazing theme park called Dinopark can be found on the outskirts of the city. Dinosaur statues located throughout the park give the place a special charm. Well, walking among cute dinosaurs is always a pleasure. Besides, you can explore some fossils, make fire by friction - that is, feel like a primitive man. Visitors can enjoy beautifully decorated playgrounds, museums, children's workshops, and souvenir shops. Here you can arrange an amazing family picnic or just have a meal at one of the cafes.
In Osnabruck, tourists will have the opportunity to enjoy all kinds of interesting entertainments, and nature enthusiasts should totally pay special attention to local attractions. The city … Open
A very beautiful place to go for a family walk is Bürgerpark. The park is mainly aimed at those seeking peace and tranquility, and love to admire centuries-old trees. Cherry blossoms here in spring, adding a bit of charm to walks. There is also a playground and benches where parents can sit watching their kiddies. Another place to relax after an active time in Osnabruck is Botanischer Garten located on the grounds of Universität Osnabrück. The place is never crowded and presents plants from various climatic zones, including tropical ones. A family picnic in such a picturesque park will surely be remembered by all family members for a long time.
As for museums, kids will like the Museum Industriekultur featuring a variety of interactive exhibits telling about the industrialization of the late 19th century. Here, children can see how steam engines work and how this or that mechanism performs its function. The atmosphere is amazing, so adults will like it here too. Another museum for young travelers is called Museum am Schölerberg. It houses a beautiful planetarium, all of its exhibits are interactive and tell about the history of the city.
1. The nearest international airport to the city is 35 km away from the city. Many tourists prefer traveling to Osnabruck by train through Berlin, Bremen or Hamburg. The city is also … Open
When it comes to restaurants and cafes, kids will really love those offering finger-licking desserts. In Osnabruck, these are Fontanella (try the best ice cream in town), Cafe Am Markt (pay attention to unsurpassed pies), as well as Leysieffer Cafe (serves delicious confectionery). If you want to pamper your child with some wonderful pancakes, go to Crêperie, and little pizza fans should be taken to pizzerias such as L'Osteria or Calimero.
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Amusement parks near Osnabruck
♥   Amusement park 'Spielerei Rheda-Wiedenbrück' Rheda-Wiedenbrück, 49.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Potts Park' Minden, 53.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Tierpark Nadermann' Schöning, 60.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'De Waarbeek' Hengelo, 84.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Freizeitzentrum SchiederSee' Delbrück, 85.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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Water attractions around Osnabruck
♥   Water park 'Aqualand' Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, 158.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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Aquariums in Osnabruck and nearby
♥   Aquarium 'Sea Life Centre Oberhausen' , 117.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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Zoos and gardens in/near Osnabruck
♥   Zoo 'Zoo Labyrinth Boekelo' Boekelo, 86.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Zoo 'Wildlands Adventure Zoo Emmen' Emmen, 97.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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