Fun for kids in Basel
Your list of local things to do with the kids.
A full list of events happening now for kids are on the calendar page, below you can find links to all the local great everyday places to take kids.
Basel Zoo – Perfect for every family and look at buying a family card
Tier park Lange Erlan – Great Animal Park, free to enter
Basel Cub Scouts – Pack 681 Based at the ISB in Aesch. A friendly fun activity goup for young boys.
Grun 80 park and Botanical gardens – Great for taking the kids, feed the fish and a big play park, but watch out for the dinosaur!
Botanical gardens at the University
Kannenfeld park – nice park on the west of the city –
Aqua Baselia – An all year round indoor water park at Prattlen with lots of slides etc.
Backgraben Allschwill outdoor pool – only for summer!
Bettingen Swimming outdoor pool – only for summer
Binningen indoor Speigelfield indoor Swimming pool
Eglisse Swimming outdoor pool – only for summer
Muttenz indoor Swimming pool
St Jakobs Swimming outdoor pool – only for summer!
Speilzeug Welten – Formerly the puppet museum –
Naturel History museum Really nice museum, not like its website 😮
Cartoon Museum it is what it says
Mini steam trains
Ysebähnli am Rhy Minature steam trains for kids to ride
Indoor play groups/centres
Oki doki kinderland – The biggest indoor playground for kids, but can get a bit busy
Gymboree Basel – Nice children’s play centre
Kindermusik at Dreispitz