Children: Days Out For Kids
Go-karting Granja Viana
Children from 13 years can rent go-karts and race, on Sundays children aged between 6 and 12 can do the same. R. Dr. Tomás Sepe, 443 - Jardim da Glória - Cotia.
Biblioteca Municipal Monteiro Lobato
Infant and child public library created in 1936. Gen. Jardim, 485 - Vila Buarque - Centro. Monday to Friday 08:00-18:00, Saturday 10:00-17:00.
Parque da Monica
Jumping trampolines, swimming pool of balls, circuits of obstacles, parents can accompany their children. Shopping Eldorado. Av. Reboucas, 3970, Pinheiros. Thursday and Friday 10:00-17:00, Saturday and Sunday 11:00-19:00. Closed on Mondays.
Sao Paulos planetarium is situated in Parque Ibirapuera. 280 seats under the 48-foot-high dome. Gate 2, Av. Pedro Alvares Cabral, Parque Ibirapuera. Weekdays 09:00-18:00, weekends 10:30 until the final session.
Livraria Nove Sete
Infants and childrens bookshop, shelves are seperated by themes. Large cushions for reading and a cafeteria. Rua França Pinto, 97 - Vila Mariana - South. Monday to Friday 10:00-19:00; Saturday 10:00-18:00.
PanaPana Childrens Library
Childrens library with many infants books and small tables for them to sit and read. Rua Leandro Dupré, 396 - Vila Clementino - South. Monday to Friday 09:00-18:00; Saturday 10:00-18:00.
Biggest green area in Sao Paulo at 120,000 meters square. Park created in 1929 and has various attractions including an aquarium, geographic museum and playgrounds. Av Francisco Matarazzo, 455, Agua Branca. Free for the under fives and over sixty fives.
Ibirapuera Park is the biggest green space in Sao Paulo and where Paulistanos and visitors come to exercise, relax or visit attractions such as art galleries. Daily 05:00-12:00 Avenida Pedro Alvares Cabral, Vila Mariana Paraiso metro.
Tennis courts, skating areas with simple obstacles, trees with platforms and slides. Av. Zaki Narchi, 1.309 - Carandiru - North. Green areas: Monday and Sunday 06:00-21:30; Sport areas: Monday to Saturday 06:00-02:00; Sunday 06:00-23:00.
Biblioteca Hans Christian Anderson
A traditional library inaugurated in 1950 and recently reformed. 17 thousand childrens books, childrens theater and narration activities. Av. Celso Garcia, 4.142 - Tatuapé - East. Monday to Friday 08:00-17:00; Saturday 09:00-16:00