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

Wuppertal - Elberfeld Panorama Wuppertal with its variety of attractions will be interesting to visit for all without exception, even travelers with children. The city has a beautiful Zoo Wuppertal, the diversity of whose inhabitants is amazing. Here you can see tigers and lions, watch elephants and rare birds, as well as in the immediate vicinity, view rare African animals. The zoo is very interestingly decorated; there is a beautiful lake on its territory, in which live pink flamingos and a beautiful park zone where squirrels and chipmunks that are absolutely not afraid of people, run. In addition, visitors to the zoo can explore the terrarium. Many come to the zoo by the indicated time to see how the staffs are feeding the penguins.
Friedrich Engels' hometown and its surroundings are perfect for cycling or walking tours. The most popular routes are Nordbahntrasse and Sambatrasse. It is not surprising that locals look … Open
Those who just want to relax in beautiful natural surroundings should go to the park Barmer Anlagen. This park is the largest in the city, to get around it all will take several hours. Children will certainly love the spacious paths and lawns, where they can run and play active games. There is a beautiful pond with ducks and some interesting historical sites in the park. In the park, there are special areas where you can have a picnic and benches under the crowns of trees.
On a rainy day, you can go to the most original pool of the city – Schwimmoper Wuppertal, which is also great for a family holiday. In the center, there is a large swimming pool for adults, as well as several small pools for children. Visitors can enjoy excellent relaxation areas with sun loungers. In the center, there is a café, next to which is a beautiful park which will be pleasant for a stroll after water activities. Copyright
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Wuppertal is has a variety of museums, some of which will be especially interesting to visit with children. Among these institutions is the open-air Bergische Museumsbahnen, which is dedicated to the history of railway and trams. Its main “exhibits” are ancient trains and trams, which absolutely everyone can walk around the coaches. Some ancient trams are still in working condition and visitors are offered to ride them on the territory of the museum and even learn how to manage these amazing vehicles independently. Children are guaranteed a lot of impressions from visiting the museum.
Wuppertal Villenkolonie There is a well-known Skulpturenpark in the city, which is also suitable for a family walk. The main feature of this park is the sculptures on its territory, among which there are quite original and abstract ones. The park is especially interesting for visiting in the summer. It often hosts interesting exhibitions, workshops on art, and other cultural and entertainment events. Also in the park, there is an excellent restaurant where you can always arrange a family lunch or dinner.
A great place to relax in the open air with children is the Botanischer Garten Wuppertal. This garden is unusual; it is multileveled and characterized by a rich collection of rare trees and plants. The garden is very well maintained and clean, you can simply walk around and admire the beautiful plants, or you can go in search of the most unusual sculptures and landscapes that children will like without doubt. Pleasant surprises await young travelers here at every step. They will be able to play on unusual playgrounds and feed ducks in the pond. In winter, it is worth looking into the park in order to pour seeds into the bird feeders.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Wuppertal and surroundings

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Amusement parks near Wuppertal
♥   Amusement park 'Freizeitanlage Start und Ziel' Herne, 30.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'CentrO.Park' Oberhausen, 33 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Schloss Beck' Bottrop, 41.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Movie Park Germany' , 41.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Phantasialand' Brühl, 56.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all aquaparks
Water attractions around Wuppertal
♥   Water park 'Aqualand' Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, 32.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Aquaventura' Hellendoorn, 135 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all oceanariums
Aquariums in Wuppertal and nearby
♥   Aquarium 'Sea Life Centre Oberhausen' , 32.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Aquarium 'Sea Life Centre Königswinter' , 66 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Aquarium 'Burgers Zoo' Arnhem, 121.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all zoos
Zoos and gardens in/near Wuppertal
♥   Zoo 'Castle Arcen' Arcen, 72.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Zoo 'GaiaPark Kerkrade Zoo' Kerkrade, 90.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Zoo 'Zoo Park Overloon' Overloon, 92.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Zoo 'Zoo Labyrinth Boekelo' Boekelo, 106.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Zoo 'Burgers Zoo' Arnhem, 121.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo

Famous sights of Wuppertal

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From the series “The Scariest Mines in the World”
Coal mining has been conducted in the mines until 1986, until the field was completely exhausted. However, it was decided not to close it. Currently, extensive underground tunnels and old factories house interesting thematic museums, and desert tunnels attract curious tourists no less than the halls with unique exhibits. … Read further

Crouching Tiger and Turtle

From the series “Furious Footways Around the World That Make You Dizzy”
The authors of the project of an unusual staircase are Heike Mutter and Ulrich Genth. They managed to combine in one structure two functions at once: to make an excellent viewing platform and an unusual attraction. Many tourists prefer to stroll through the stairs in the evening, when it is decorated with spectacular artistic illumination. The design is quite of impressive scale. Its height reaches 13 meters. From the highest point of the staircase opens a wonderful panoramic view of the city. … Read further
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Guide to sightseeing and entertainment for children in Wuppertal - parks, attractions, museums, zoos, water-parks. All fascinating and educational sites of Wuppertal, 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. Wuppertal for families with children. - online travel reservation expert providing reliable car rental and hotel booking services. We feature more than 25.000 destinations with 12.000 rental offices and 200.000 hotels worldwide.
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