Young children are curious and creative. They like to play and make discoveries at the same time. Paris is full of events and leisure to occupy the children and nourish their spirit. During the holidays, several shows for young children take place in the capital. You can also get them to visit historic places and monuments. The opportunities are not lacking, it is up to you to make the choice.
Junior film Festival
For this year 2019, the winter holidays will take place from February 23rd to March 10th. A short period of time that you need to take advantage of to discover the world to your children. Each year, the Public Cinema Association organizes the international film Festival Junior. The 29th edition will be held this year and will be held from February 13th to 26th in over 50 venues. This festival allows young children to discover quality films (French film and foreign films). During this period, young people, teenagers and parents can discover the rather old works that today's cinemas no longer have. In addition to quality, films broadcast in the room or outside the walls participate in the artistic awakening of the young and respond to their curiosities.
Agriculture Fair in Paris
On February 23rd to March 3rd, the Paris Exhibition Centre will host the agriculture fair. It is a must-see to discover the farm animals like cat, dog, cows, calves… and at the same time taste the products of the terroir. More than 1 000 exhibitors from different regions and many countries will be present. Besides the animals, there will also be exhibitions on the new trends in the world of culture. Do not worry, your children will be satisfied, as several animations and workshops will be offered during this period. They will also be able to meet the professional farmers and ask questions about the lifestyle of the animals, the manufacture of the products presented, the cycle of plants…
Holiday on Ice 75th edition
It is a figure skating show that has been running all over Europe for 75 years. World-renowned skaters and acrobats are taking part in the show. An opportunity that allows you to discover to your children The magical universe of the event. In addition to the shows, make-up artists and balloon sculptors will delight your young children. For this year, a very athletic and spectacular new production will be presented. The event will take place on 28 February-05 March in the 15th arrondissement of Paris. Each show gathers on stage more than 40 artists.
Visit to the capital
Apart from these different events, you can also create a small tourist circuit to make your children discover Paris. In order to satisfy them, try to mix the cultural outings, the fun activities and the walks in the city. When we talk about Paris, the tour of the Eiffel Tower is a must. After that, bring your children to the field of Mars for a snack break, play games and merry-go-round. A cruise on the Seine, visits to the Army Museum, the Naval Museum and the Aquarium of Paris are also essential.