Cape Town Science Centre
Not only kids will learn lots of new things here, but adults, too.
Playing Mindball, a game where you control the ball with your brain waves, is absolutely awesome!
Story Time @ Book Lounge
This independent bookstore sells quality children’s books that are hard to find elsewhere.
The beautifully decorated cupcakes are delish!
Jump, climb, slide – there is a great diversity of things to do on offer for kids of varying ages.
Riding a skateboard attached to a wire, five metres above ground, is delightfully scary.
Let’s Go Bowling
Lots of laughter for the whole family is guaranteed.
The thrill of landing a first strike is just the best!
No bookings necessary. Pitch up at the spur of the moment.
The glow face paint crayons are out of this world!
The friendly guides make sure the tour is as informative for adults as for kids.
Climbing into the Daphne submarine and the minesweeper are hard to beat!
23 Jump Street
Adults can get some shopping done while the kids get rid of some extra energy.
The tricky obstacle course adds extra fun!
Iziko Natural History Museum
The museum’s 1.5 million scientific specimens ensure there is lots to discover for kids of all ages.
A kids’ favourite is having their photo taken inside the jaws of a gigantic fossil shark.
A coffee shop with free wifi offers a space to relax while your kids climb to new heights.
Each climb is different, so it never gets boring!
The simple menu is at fairly priced and the staff friendly.
Kids can go wild in the play area with trampoline, zip line, slides and lots of things to climb.
Atlantic Rail Steam Train
Escape the rush of modern life by riding this refurbished vintage train.
Kids love running through the old-school compartments, imagining they are on a magical adventure.
It offers art activities, restaurant and playground all in one.
The animal-shaped pottery pieces are so cute!
There is a separate section for under 3s, where tiny tots can waddle about safely on padded mats.
Kids love the two awesome tree houses and all the animals on the farm next door.
All materials are non-hazardous, and the water-based paint washes out of clothing.
Kids who want to learn more about pottery can join the Friday class!
Warrior Toy Museum
It's a nostalgic journey to the beginning of the last century.
It’s almost as good as visiting a toy shop - only better!
Kids can ‘adopt’ a cat for R120 a month. It stays at the café and is a great way to see if your child is mature enough to have a cat at home.
You can feed the cats little treats and they’ll love you even more!
It’s a great way to teach your kids that the world is even more fascinating than they thought.
The film where the dog travels into space is so much fun!
Finally some smart, demanding digital games for older kids!
It’s totally thrilling, each and every time.
Ipic Play Park
If you join the fitness club, you can have a work out while the kids roam around the play park.
Mom and Dad are allowed to join in on the giant slides, climb walls and high rope course, making it a true family adventure!
A three-way security system makes children’s safety a top priority.
Making sand art never gets tiring!
V&A Waterfront, Simon's Town
If you don’t find a special gem, you can browse the massive selection of stones inside the Scratch Patch shop.
Kids love scratching around for their favorite stones.
Having kids learn about art in a world-class museum is simply fantastic.
Riding the museum’s glass elevator high up to the 6th floor makes tummies tickle.
The zoo is surrounded by lots of wine farms where you can stop for a relaxed lunch or wine tasting.
Kids love feeding the dozens of cute and cuddly guinea pigs.
The café has phone and laptop charging stations so parents won’t run out of juice.
Playing gladiator on the battle beam, with a guaranteed soft landing in thousands of foam pit cubs never gets boring.
It’s conveniently located right in the city.
The floating obstacle course gives kids delicious goose bumps!
Lucy G Craft Café
The café employs young adults with disabilities, making it an inclusive environment.
You don’t have to clean up your mess afterwards!
Close supervision and strict maintenance ensure first-rate safety for young racers.
It makes kids feel all grown up, despite being years away from owning a drivers’ license.
Because it’s a small centre, there is less sensory overload for tiny tots.
Making a fairy’s home during one of their ‘magical workshops’ is a treat.
Jump 4 Joy
Parents can relax with a cup of coffee and snack while watching the kids bounce around.
There is a separate soft play area for toddlers who are tired of jumping!
Long Street Baths
Parents love the nostalgic architecture and the old-world wall tiles.
Kids are allowed to jump in from the side of the pool.
Ice skating hand-in-hand with the whole family creates happy memories.
Because they play cool music, it’s like dancing on ice!
It's a great opportunity to introduce your kids to the fine arts.
Making art inside a museum makes you feel like a little Picasso.
Toy and Miniature Museum
The exhibits are put together with great attention to detail.
Kids like to let their imagination run wild when looking at the many large doll houses.
A great place if you have kids of different ages. There is something to do for everyone.
If you have your birthday party here, you can win a trophy!
The course is well maintained and the carpets are clean.
Getting a hole-in-one is tricky but feels amazing!
Get a beauty treatment or sip a drink in the sports bar while the kids have fun.
Watching one of the mini 5D movies is an absolute thrill!
The coffee shop’s barista makes a mean cup of java while you wait for your kids to finish their session.
Kids love to browse through all the epic gear in the integrated shop: from clothes to footwear, boards, backpacks and hats.
Two Oceans Aquarium
Kids can easily spend several hours here – a great place to while away a rainy day.
Children love crawling into the ‘Nemo’ tank and having their photo taken.
The coffee shop has a large range of complementary magazines to browse through.
Zooming around on the ‘Flying Saucer’, a padded board on wheels, is fabulous!
The Kids Shack
The midweek specials offer affordable, unlimited playtime.
It’s like the outdoors, just indoors!