From its top-quality schools to the numerous playgrounds across all areas and suburbs, The Hague is truly a family-friendly city. Expats moving to The Hague with children or families visiting on holiday will find that the city has plenty to keep the little ones entertained.
Below are a few fun ideas for both rain and shine.
Kid-friendly activities in The Hague
Outdoor kid-friendly activities
The seaside suburb of Scheveningen is popular with families during the summer and The Hague’s many parks make great picnic spots too. Westduinpark boasts some easy walking trails along the dunes that provide great views of the city.
There’s also the tranquil and historic Clingendael estate, and animal lovers will enjoy a day at one of the city farms or petting zoos. The incredibly realistic miniature cityscapes at Madurodam are a popular tourist attraction for children and adults alike.
Indoor kid-friendly activities
When the weather is unfavourable in The Hague, parents will find that there are a number of excellent indoor activities for children as well.
Planet Jump’s indoor trampoline centre is a brilliant venue for children’s parties and a good way to burn up excess energy. Glow Golf Scheveningen provides a unique indoor glow-in-the-dark miniature golf experience for kids, while the fascinating underwater scenes of the Sea Life Scheveningen aquarium is also among the most popular outings for children.
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