Ideas for family outings in Paris

There is plenty of entertainment for kids in Paris!

Atelier enfant à la Cité des Sciences et de l'Industrie, Paris © DR

Exhibitions, shows, festivals, festive events, concerts, circuses ... there is plenty of entertainment for kids in Paris. Check out this list of things to do with the family.

 See our selection of top family entertainment in Paris

Cirque Bormann Moreno

Show - circus
from 01 January 2015 to 31 December 2016
Cirque Bormann - 5 rue Lucien Bossoutrot, Paris

Every year this traditional and family circus, the Cirque Bormann Moreno, is popular with the public

Human

Exhibition
from 13 May 2017 to 13 May 2019
Domaine de Longchamp - 1 carrefour de Longchamp, Paris

Humankind seen through the lens of photographer Yann Arthus-Bertrand.

Cirque Bouglione

Show - circus
https://www.cirquedhiver.com/spectacles/extra/
Cirque d'Hiver Bouglione - 110 rue Amelot, Paris

The new show from the Cirque Bouglione, packed with magic, laughter and surprises

Les samedis de la VR

Show - miscellaneous
from 06 October 2018 to 13 July 2019
Forum des images - Forum des Halles - 2 rue du Cinéma, Paris

Discover virtual reality at the Forum of Images every Saturday until 13 July 2019

Romanès Cirque tzigane

Show - circus
from 13 October 2018 to 30 May 2019
Cirque Romanès - Square Parodi - Boulevard de l'Amiral Bruix, Paris

Authentic tzigane circus, Romanès invites us into a festive and colourful world

Illusions

Exhibition
from 06 November 2018 to 25 August 2019
Palais de la découverte - Avenue Franklin D. Roosevelt, Paris

An interactive exhibition of 40 amazing experiences about illusions at the Palais de la Découverte

Forts

Exhibition
from 22 December 2018 to 05 January 2020
Cité des sciences et de l'industrie - 30 avenue Corentin Cariou, Paris

Discover forts just like your childhood favourites at la Cité des Sciences et de l’Industrie

Shen Yun

Dance
from 16 January 2019 to 12 May 2019
Le Palais des Congrès de Paris - VIPARIS - 2 place de la Porte Maillot, Paris

Chinese troupe Shen Yun’s dance spectacular at the Palais des Congrès

Che Malambo

Show - dance
from 30 January 2019 to 21 April 2019
Bobino - 20 rue de la Gaité, Paris

A thrilling visual spectacle with rythmic drumming!

In my skin

Exhibition
from 13 March 2019 to 03 June 2019
Musée de l’Homme - Museum national d'Histoire naturelle - Palais de Chaillot - 17 place du Trocadéro et du 11 Novembre, Paris

Discover the human body's largest organ at the Musée de l’Homme