A tourist circuit for 7/12 year olds ... and their parents!

What to see, what to do in Paris for three days with 7-12 years old? The purpose of this route is to enjoy Paris with your family for 3 days.  The idea is to see the unavoidable, while mixing cultural outings, recreational activities and unusual walks in Paris so that the whole family is happy.

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The Eiffel Tower: a must!

  • Tickets for the 2nd floor or for the summit (accessible by elevator).
  • Playful : in summer, a carousel and small games are installed on the 1st floor of the Eiffel Tower
  • Free : for children under 4 years old
  • Game book "Am Gus" : the course dedicated to 6/10 years (to recover on the 1st floor)
  • Champ de MarsGames, carousel and snack break
  • Trocadero : atnear the visit of the Eiffel Tower, will you walk on the esplanade of Trocadéro (The view of the Champs-de-Mars is splendid)



billet tour eiffel

Aqua Ciné Aquarium

  • The aquarium of Paris Cineaqua is the most beautiful aquarium of Paris : 43 pools, a giant aquarium full of sharks, a shark tunnel, 3 nursery aquariums, a fascinating medusaarium and a pool for caressing carp and goldfish
  • Convenient: ideally located between the Eiffel Tower and the Champs Elysees (near the Trocadero)
  • Good plan : Discounted rates all year round and up to 32% discount on the HOLIDAY PASS
  • Free : for children under 3 years old
  • Good to know : there is a restaurant for those who want to have a lunch break
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tarif réduit pour l'aquarium de Paris

Paris from the Seine

  • A 1h walk on the Seine from the Eiffel Tower or the Alma Bridge, to discover the most beautiful monuments of Paris from the boat
  • Discounted tickets with the company of Bateaux-Mouches, Alma Bridge (Right Bank).
  • Discounted tickets on the Cruise + Pizza formula from the Vedettes de Paris company, at the foot of the Eiffel Tower (left bank). An hour of cruising and a pizza meal to enjoy before or after the boat ride. Ideal for dining on the banks of the Seine, for a reasonable budget in a rather expensive neighborhood
  • These two cruises are free for children under 4 years old
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The Champs-Elysées

  • Walk down the Champs-Elysées from the Arc de Triomphe to the Place de la Concorde
  • To make shopping : luxury boutiques, big retailers like Zara, the Disney Store buot, Abercrombie, Nike, Addidas ... And for the big and small football fan, the PSG Official Store !
  • Exciting for childrens: the Palace of Discovery, an extraordinary science museum
  • Tourist and very nice : the view from the Arc de Triomphe (free for children under 18)
  • greed : the Ladurée tea room, for lunch, to taste or to buy a macaroon
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Want a museum?

  • The Orangery Museum: beautiful museum "child size". Very beautiful Impressionist collection including Monet's Water Lilies
  • The Orsay museum : our favorite museum in Paris (Rive-Droite side)
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An evening in Montmartre

  • It is a very nice neighborhood and very lively
  • The view of Paris is to die for
  • There are a lot of small restaurants and terraces when the weather is nice
  • Sweet break : we recommend "Small mitrons"For his sweet pies to fall and Scaramouche for its artisanal ice creams with original fragrances
  • Nice: to get a portrait Place du Tertre
  • Idea with the little ones: before dinner, take a little tour with the Petit train de Montmartre.
  • Idea if you are in Montmartre Sunday afternoon : the show with actors - ideal from 6 years old.



Notre-Dame of Paris and Ile-Saint-Louis

  • Not to miss : the exterior, the interior and the absolutely magnificent view of Paris from the towers of Notre-Dame
  • Stroll on the banks of the Seine and lose on Île-de-la-Cité and on the island-saint-Louis
  • Gluttony: crack for an ice cream at Bertillon, a mythical address in Paris



Cool ideas around Notre-Dame

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More specific ideas to visit Paris with 7-12 years:



The Centre Pompidou

  • The Centre Pompidou opens at 11am. There is a very beautiful art exhibition of the 20th century.
  • For children between 3 and 10 years old: the Children's Gallery, an exhibition space dedicated to young people (fun and interactive exhibitions-workshop)
  • The bookstore for children it's great
  • There is a breathtaking view of the rooftops of Paris from the 5th floor. Do not miss it
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billet pour le centre Pompidou

Garden plants

  • It can be easily spent a whole afternoon. It's a very nice place with children
  • The Great Gallery of Evolution, one of our favorite places, a magical place
  • Children's Galleries (for 6/10 year olds) : to discover in a fun and educational way the biodiversity
  • The Gallery of Comparative Anatomy and Paleontology : dinosaurs, fossils and skeletons
  • The menagerie of the Jardin des Plantes : a zoo on a human scale that will delight children
  • The large tropical greenhouses (for parents)
  • At tea time : change of scenery guaranteed, right next to the Jardin des Plantes, cafe of the Great Mosque of Paris to drink a mint tea and eat oriental pastries
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billet pour la grande galerie de l'évolution

A tour of Paris by night bus: children will take the opportunity to rest!

  • Discover, on board a scenic bus, Paris at night and its illuminations.
  • Admire the magic of Paris at night : its illuminated monuments, illuminated bridges ...
  • The course : the Place de l'Opéra, the department stores, the Champs-Elysées, the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre Museum, the Notre-Dame cathedral, Saint-Germain des-Prés ...
  • Duration of the tour : 1h 30
  • Ideal in winter with children : the bus leaves at 18:15
  • A very pleasant and relaxing time to discover Paris
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The Louvre and the Tuileries Garden

  • The ideal is to go to the Louvre Museum in the morning, when everyone is in shape!
  • 1h15 max visit to the Louvre (a bit short for adults but very good for kids)
  • Do not miss the Department of Egyptology, kids love it!
  • Les visites en famille au musée du Louvre
  • Then take a look at Tuileries garden (carnival in summer)
  • Lawns, playground ...
  • Push the ride until garden of the Royal Palace (and his Buren columns)
  • Take a hot chocolate at Angelina's place

Ideas of visits surveys or top shows with 7/12 years:

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billet pour le Louvre

At the Villette, the Cité des Sciences, the Géode, the Park

  • There is something to do at La Villette: science in all forms within the reach of children. A fascinating universe adapted to the youngest ...
  • Children's City at the Science City with thespace dedicated to 5-12 years old : games, activities and exciting discoveries in 6 spaces: Body, Communicate, Studio TV, Water games, Garden and Factory. Booking is recommended
  • The Geode, an Imax cinema, or 3D Relief that offers fascinating films about Space, the marine world, natural phenomena, the Arctic ...
  • The park of Villette : 26 follies (playful constructions that dotted the parks and royal gardens) contemporary
  • Exhibitions specially designed for young people at the Cité des Sciences. .


billet pour la cité des Sciences

An end of the day around the canal saint-Martin

  • This district became very trendy
  • Very lively at night to see a drink or eat a piece
  • The ride along the canal is full of charm
  • It's a neighborhood that we like a lot

balade le long du canal saint-martin le soir

Ideas for lunch, dinner, snack, brunch ...

  • There is a restaurant at the Aquarium of Paris for those who want to do their lunch break
  • The restaurants of the World in the Carrousel du Louvre (on the mezzanine). are a practical solution for eating on the run. It's affordable and there is something for everyone
  • To taste, the luxurious Angélina tea room (under the arcades of the rue de Rivoli), mythical address in Paris. Its hot chocolate is to die for and the beautiful setting!



Move around Paris with the Batobus

  • Taking the Batobus (1 day pass, 2 days or 3 days) to move on the Seine is much more fun than the metro and the RER.
  • There are 8 stops on the Seine and you combine means of transport and discovery of Paris.


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