Children: Days Out For Kids

Isartar Fairytale Wood
Fairytale-themed amusement park with seasonal opening from March to October. Check website for full details. Birthday party packages offered. At Kraeuterstrasse 39, 82515 Wolfratshausen.
Munich Hellabrunn Zoo
The worlds first geo-zoo, with no fences or bars to impede viewing of the animals. 371 different species. At Tierparkstrasse 30, 81543 Munich.
Sea Life
International chain of aquariums and sea life centres. Discount tickets online. At Willi-Daume-Platz 1, 80809 Munich (at Olympiapark next to the Olympic Tower and the Olympic Ice Rink).
Freilichtmuseum Glentleiten
Open air museum with an old farmhouse, forge and traditional artisans. Open March 19 to November 11 Tuesday to Sunday from 09:00-18:00. Special exhibitions and events - see website. An der Glentleiten 4, 82439 Grossweil.
Bavaria Filmstadt
Film and television production studios which offer guided tours, childrens birthday parties and shop. Open March to October from 09:00-16:00 daily and November to February from 10:00-15:00 daily. At Bavarianfilmplatz 7, 82031 Geiselgasteig near Munich.
Allgaeu Skyline Park
Amusement park for adults and children rollercoasters, 4-D cinema, bungee sphere, mini-zoo, carousels and more. Open April to October. See website for times. Located less than an hours drive from Munich/train service from Munich. At Bad Woerishofen.
Munich Puppet Theatre
Founded in 1858, Munichs oldest puppet house. Puppet shows for children age 4 and above. Performances in German. Also, childrens birthday parties. At Blumenstrasse 32 (near Sendlinger-Tor-Platz), 80331 Munich.
Indoor jungle-themed play park for young children. Open Monday to Friday from 15:00-19:00, Saturdays and Sundays 10:00-19:00 and public and school holidays from 10:00-19:00. See website for prices. At Suedliche Muenchner Strasse 35, 82031 Gruenwald.
Bavarian Public Observatory
Planetarium with guided evening tours and special events for children. Shows in English on Mondays (September-March) at 20:00 and 21:00 (April-August). At Rosenheimer Str. 145h, 81671 Munich.
Erlebnispark Schloss Thurn
Theme park with rides for all the family. Seasonal opening from March to October. See website for peak/off peak price tariff. At Schlossplatz 4, 91336 Heroldsbach.
Jimmy’s Fun Park
Indoor play centre for children. Restaurant and birthday party packages. Open Monday to Friday from 14:00-19:00, weekends 10:00-19:00, school and public holidays from 10:00-19:00 (20:00 in Whit and summer holidays) At Laimeringer Strasse 1, 86453 Dasing.
Deutsches Museum
Worlds largest technology and natural sciences museum, with 13 acres of exhibitions. Open daily from 09.00-17.00. At Museuminsel 1, 80538 Munich.
Circus Krone
Europes biggest traditional circus with acrobats, tigers and lions. Tours in sumemr, but is permanently based in Munich during the winter. Online tickets. At Zirkus-Krone-Str. 1-6, 80335 Munich.
Munich Childrens Museum
Museum with exhibitions and interactive workshops for children. Open Tuesday to Friday from 14:00-18:00, Sunday and public holidays from 11:00-18:00. At Arnulfstr.3, 80335 Munich.
Wildpark Poing
Large park just outside Munich, home to many wild animals such as wolves, elk and deer. Animal stroking areas. At Osterfeldweg 20, 85586 Poing.
Huge sport and fitness complex with a variety of sport attractions and family fun including volleyball, basketball, boat rides and climbing tours. See website for special events. At Spiridon-Louis-Ring 21, 80809 Munich.