New! Inspiring ideas for your children this summer

It’s not uncommon for parents to run out of inspiration when it comes to entertainment. Having children bogged down at home glued to their gaming consoles and television may not be the best idea. Taking them outdoors and helping them indulge in fun and physical activities can make life much more interesting for children.

In Monaco, there are options aplenty to choose from in various different age categories. We have split them for you to pick the ones that are appropriate to the age of your children. To start with, we’re looking at popular activities for 2-7 year-olds.

Due to COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) restrictions, there are chances of some of these attractions being completely or partially closed. So we’ll provide you with some of the basic instructions, guidelines, and information on planning your activities with children. Click here to know more about the potential restrictions before you plan your travel. This can ensure that you are not in for shocks or surprises of any kind when you visit these places with kids.

Age Group 2 – 7

Often when you are interested in activities for children between the ages of 2 and 7, it has as much to do with the parents as well. So we have listed the top options for you to consider in and around Monaco where you can take your children so that they can have a lot of fun and learn at the same time.

Zoological Gardens

If you are looking for the perfect entertainment spot for kids, the Jardin Animalier de Monaco is the right place for you. Take a trip to Monaco’s Fontvieille district, and on the southern side of the Rock of Monaco you can find this location on Esplanade Rainer III. This popular attraction was established in the year 1952 and has a total of about 250 animals and birds here belonging to 50 species.

The Jardin serves as an educational spot for your children where they can learn about animals and their habitats. But it’s also ideal for adults and children to spend time together. The details that you may require before visiting this place are as follows:

Timings:

From 1 June to 30 September: 9:00 – 12:00 and 14:00 – 18:00
From 1 March to 31 May: 10:00 – 12:00 hours and 14:00 – 18:00
From 1 October to 28 February: 10:00 – 12:00 and 14:00 – 18:00

( Times and opening dates are subject to change due to COVID – 19 pandemic rules and restrictions)

Phone: +377 93 50 40 30

Email: Jardinanimalierdemonaco@monaco.mc or jadm377@hotmail.com

Find the zoo on Google Maps

Entrance Fees: (Rates can change without notice)

Adults: €6
Children (6-17 years): €3
Children under 6 years old: free

Address: Le Jardin Animalier,
Esplanade Rainier III
Terrasse de Fontvieille
98000 MONACO

Visit CityOut Monaco again soon for more ideas for attractions and outings during the summer.