10+ Things to Do in Los Angeles with Kids for a Fun Trip to Southern California

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While the “City of Angels” may be best known for Hollywood’s glitz and glamour, there are also loads of kid friendly attractions you and your family will enjoy on vacation.

You’ll be amazed by the endless opportunities for entertainment and education at these museums, parks, and other great kid-friendly institutions.

If you’re looking for things to do in Los Angeles with kids, check out this list of our favorite kid-friendly activities, including…

  • Universal Studio Hollywood (included with 3, 5, or 7-Day Passes)
  • LEGOLAND® Califórnia
  • Knott’s Berry Farm
  • Aquário do Pacífico
  • Pacific Park no Santa Monica Pier
  • Los Angeles Zoo
  • Madame Tussauds Hollywood
  • Velocidade K1 Karting Indoor
  • e mais…

Save on Admission to Kid Friendly Attractions

Many of these great kid friendly attractions are available on the Go Los Angeles® Card.

Choose as you go from dozens of top Los Angeles attractions and save up to 55% off combined admission vs paying at the gate. Or, build your own pass and save up to 20% off.

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Universal Studios Hollywood

Crédito de imagem: Universal Studios Hollywood

Crédito de imagem: Universal Studios Hollywood

A derradeira experiência cinematográfica de Hollywood espera por sua família neste parque temático / estúdio de trabalho no coração de Hollywood. Com todos os brinquedos e magia do cinema, é uma das coisas mais interessantes para se fazer em Los Angeles com crianças.

You’ll get to go on movie-themed thrill rides with incredible special effects, including Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey™, Transformers™: The Ride-3D, Revenge of the Mummy™ – The Ride, Jurassic Park® – The Ride, Shrek 4-D™, The Simpsons Ride™, and more.

Younger kids will love exploring “Super Silly Fun Land” and the “Despicable Me Minion Mayhem” ride and getting to meet and greet some of their favorite characters around the park.

Sugestão: Sacos grandes e itens soltos não são permitidos em muitos dos passeios. Considere alugar um armário para o dia, a fim de evitar vestiários temporários em atrações populares.

Como entrar:  Bilhetes para Universal Studios Hollywood estão disponíveis no 3 - 5 - e 7 -Dia Go Los Angeles Cartões.

LEGOLAND® Califórnia

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Uma das melhores coisas para fazer em LA com as crianças é visitar uma das atrações mais adoradas da Califórnia - LEGOLAND® California.

See your kids’ favorite LEGO® characters and toys brought to life and experience more than 50 LEGO-themed rides and attractions geared towards kids.

Be sure to check out the impressive Miniland USA, a LEGO re-creation of 7 areas of the United States comprised of over 30 million building blocks.

Os fãs do filme LEGO vão adorar ver 'The LEGO Movie ™ 4 DA New Adventure, ”exclusivamente no LEGOLAND, e continuando as aventuras de Emmet, Wyldstyle, Unikitty, Benny e MetalBeard.

NEW for 2018: enjoy the brand new “LEGO® NINJAGO®: Master of the 4th Dimension” 4D film. It follows the exciting adventures of Master Wu and the ninjas as they prepare to encounter the mysterious contents of the “Scroll of the 4th Dimension.”

Enjoy this film and plenty of related attractions and content at LEGO NINJAGO World!

Como entrar: LEGOLAND California ingressos are included with the Go Los Angeles Card.

Knott’s Berry Farm

Head to Knotts Berry Farm for kid-friendly family theme park fun

For extreme thrill rides like roller coasters and high speed drops, head to Knott’s Berry Farm, America’s first theme park.

No matter what level of thrill you’re looking for, Knott’s Berry Farm has something for everyone. Kids will love the lower velocity rides, like the Balloon Race, Camp Bus, and Grand Sierra Railroad while the adventure-seekers can stick to the thrill rides like La Revolucion, Supreme Scream, and Wipeout.

Or, get the whole family together and take a turn on the Timber Mountain Log Ride, Bigfoot Rapids, Wheeler Dealer Bumper Cars, High Sierra Ferris Wheel, and the 4-D interactive ride, Voyage to the Iron Reef.

Como entrar: Knott’s Berry Farm tickets are included with the Go Los Angeles Card.

Knott’s Soak City Water Park

See who in the family is fastest on a multi-slide race at Knott's Soak City

Located right next to Knott’s Berry Farm, this 13-acre water adventure park features 17 speed, tube, and body slides, a six-story funnel slide, a 750,000 gallon tidal pool, and a lazy river ride 1/3 mile long.

They offer rides that suit every interest and age. For the older kids, there’s Banzai Falls or the high-octane Laguna Storm Watch Tower. Gremmie Lagoon is designed just for the littler ones, with shallow water and interactive water features.

Adults who are looking for an escape may wish to rent a cabana to sit back and relax. There’s fun for the whole family at Knott’s Soak City.

Como entrar:  Ingressos Knott's Soak City estão incluídos no Cartão Go Los Angeles.

Six Flags Magic Mountain

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This great installation of the Six Flags franchise is a real treat for children of all ages. The 260-acre theme park is chock full of rides, slides, coasters, and more.

Há também uma série de jogos e outras atrações divertidas, além de uma forte demonstração de todos os seus personagens favoritos do Looney Tunes. Não se esqueça de tirar uma foto com o seu favorito pessoal!

For the little ones, fun rides like the Grand Carousel or Road Runner Express are the perfect mix of fun and not too much excitement.

Feeling more adventurous? The coasters X2, Tatsu, and Full Throttle are among the most thrilling rides at any theme park!

If you’re really in search of a great time, be sure to hop on the Twisted Colossus, a coaster that goes through 5,000 thrilling feet of track. Advanced technology makes this coaster faster and twistier than any of its predecessors.

Como entrar: Six Flags Magic Mountain tickets are included with the Go Los Angeles Card.

Madame Tussauds Hollywood

Famously entertaining and fun, head to Madame Tussauds Hollywood to take pictures and interact with your Hollywood favorite actors and characters from all the classics.

The Hollywood location is known for their movie-centric themes and figures, so whatever kind of media your children enjoy, they’re sure to find one of their favorite stars here.

Kids who are fans of action figures and comic books will especially love their Marvel superheroes figures!

Como entrar: Madame Tussauds Hollywood tickets are included with the Go Los Angeles Card.

California Science Center & IMAX Theater

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It’s one of the most popular museum destinations in California, and your kids won’t want to miss out on 400,000 square feet of fun, scientific exploration.

O museu mantém os jovens entretidos por apresentar a ciência através de exposições ligados a cultura popular ou filmes de grande sucesso. Além disso, há toneladas de atividades práticas e manifestações em Ciência Tribunal.

And the absolute must-see of your time at the California Science Center is the Space Shuttle Endeavour. Follow the story of how this famous spacecraft was conceptualized, built, deployed, and brought back home through fascinating exhibits, artifacts, and installations. You even get to see the shuttle itself in the Samuel Oschin Pavilion!

Por último, mas certamente não menos importante, você vai deixar todos surpresos com as 7 -História teatro IMAX que traz mundos "tão pequenas quanto um átomo e tão vasto como o universo" à vida bem na frente de seus olhos.

Como entrar: California Science Center IMAX tickets are included with the Go Los Angeles Card.

Pacific Park no Santa Monica Pier

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Quando se trata de diversão para a família e coisas amigáveis ​​para crianças na área de Los Angeles, Pacific Park é o seu destino preferido. Localizado no histórico Píer de Santa Mônica, é o único parque de diversões ao lado do cais da Costa Oeste.

Única roda movido a energia solar do mundo Ferris elevará toda a sua família a novas alturas - 130 pés acima do oceano - para uma vista fantástica costa. Os viajantes mais jovens adoram andar para cima, para baixo e ao redor do passeio de submarino louco apenas para crianças.

So hop on rides, play games, and eat that carnival-style food all while soaking in Southern California’s endless sunshine at this family playground.

Como entrar: Pacific Park at Santa Monica Pier tickets are included with the Go Los Angeles Card.

Bike or Roller Skate the Santa Monica Boardwalk

Bike the Santa Monica Boardwalk

Head to Santa Monica and explore the boardwalk area on two wheels with a 3-hour bike or roller skate rental from Perry’s Beach Café and Rentals.

The weather is likely to be pretty nice most times of year, and you and your kids will all enjoy the fun and exercise that comes from these rental options.

Esta parte café, parte destino de aluguel de praia é especializada em equipamentos e equipamentos necessários para os freqüentadores da praia ativos que querem a melhor experiência de praia e um cardápio saudável que foca produtos locais e sustentáveis.

Insider tip: Make a day of it! Plan  your bike activity for the morning, grab lunch at Perry’s when you return your gear, check out the Santa Monica Pier Aquarium, and then end your day with unlimited rides at Pacific Park for some classic, theme park fun.

Como entrar: Santa Monica bike or roller skate rentals are included with the Go Los Angeles Card.

Santa Monica Pier Aquarium

Crédito da imagem: Heal the Bay Facebook page.

Crédito da imagem: Heal the Bay Facebook page.

If your children are fascinated by creatures of the sea, a visit to this aquarium (one of many in the Los Angeles area) is a smart choice.

Home to over 100 species of sea organisms, the Santa Monica Pier Aquarium is a hands-on and interactive aquarium where visitors can touch sea urchins, sea stars, sea anemone, and more.

You’ll see lots of fascinating sea life, including eels, octopi, sharks, rays, and a variety of fish and invertebrates–all examples of animals you could find just off the coast of the Santa Monica beaches.

Como entrar: Santa Monica Pier Aquarium tickets are included with the Go Los Angeles Card.

Aquário do Pacífico

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For the animal-loving kids in your family, this is another option. Meet more than 11,000 ocean animals at this all-inclusive aquarium in Long Beach. Kids get closer than ever to exotic creatures of the Pacific through several fantastic exhibits.

Hand-feed brilliantly colored lorikeet birds as you stroll through “Lorikeet Forest,” then journey over to “Shark Lagoon” to reach in and touch more than 150 small sharks in the shallow touch pools.

Touch pools are an ideal way for children to interact with the species they’re learning about, and to really feel the impact of the conservation work being done by these institutions.

Como entrar: Aquarium of the Pacific tickets are included with the Go Los Angeles Card.

Los Angeles Zoo

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If that still isn’t enough time spent learning about the wild critters of the great outdoors, take a trip to the L.A. Zoo and the accompanying Botanical Gardens.

Located in northern part of Griffith Park, this family-favorite attraction is home to more than 1,100 creatures from around the globe.

Some highlights among the zoo’s denizens include lowland gorillas, colorful exotic birds, impassive Komodo dragons, playful seals, rare snow leopards, and many more. You’ll even get the chance to meet several rare or endangered species.

Além disso, os Jardins Botânicos vizinhos são eles próprios hospedeiros de mais de 7 , 000 espécimes de plantas provenientes de todo o mundo. Duas atrações pelo preço de uma!

Como entrar:  Bilhetes para o Zoológico de Los Angeles estão incluídos no Cartão Go Los Angeles.

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium

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Fascinated by the wondrous creatures of the sea? Have an aspiring marine biologist in the family? Spend an afternoon at Cabrillo Marine Aquarium and indulge your love for all things aquatic at this state-of-the-art institution.

Set next to the spectacular Cabrillo Beach Coastal Park, this aquarium offers an unparalleled view, too! A research facility dedicated to studying and preserving marine life native to Southern California, this educational institution is plenty of fun for kids.

The aquarium is populated with many of the creatures you’ll see just outside on the beach, from pelicans and sea lions to sharks and whales. Be sure to check the tide schedule before you visit so you can spend some time exploring the tide pools outside!

Como entrar: Cabrillo Marine Aquarium tickets are included with the Go Los Angeles Card.

Velocidade K1 Karting Indoor

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If your kids love go karts, K1 Speed Indoor Karting is the thing to do.

You’ll get to race around a real road course with the whole family and try to beat your siblings to the finish line. It’s a great opportunity to be competitive in a safe and exciting environment.

Marvel at their zero-emission, European electric karts – real state-of-the-art machines. When you’re done racing around, stop for some snacks at the Pit Café. It’s a fun way to spend an hour or so with the whole family!

Como entrar: K1 Speed Indoor Karting tickets are included with the Go Los Angeles Card.

GRAMMY Museum®

o Museu GRAMMY é imperdível para os entusiastas da música de todos os gêneros

If your kids love music, but much of their exposure has been to the MTV Kid’s Choice Awards, then this is an opportunity to teach them about a more expansive music scene.

Descubra o poder da música do passado ao presente no Museu GRAMMY. Apresentando exposições inovadoras, interativas e de vanguarda, o Museu GRAMMY explora o significado histórico e cultural da música americana.

You’ll also be able to take a walk through the history of the GRAMMY Awards themselves with some of the most exciting stories and memorable moments in the Award Show’s time.

Como entrar: Grammy Museum tickets are included with the Go Los Angeles Card.

Huntington Library and Gardens

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This fascinating attraction combines the best of multiple worlds. With a world-class art gallery, lush gardens, and an extensive display of historical literary works (including a Gutenberg Bible!), there’s something to appeal to everyone at this prestigious institution.

You may find that older kids get the most out of the library and art galleries, but younger children will especially love exploring the beautiful grounds and gardens. 120 acres are divided into different themed gardens like the Desert Garden, the Japanese Garden, and Rose Gardens.

Como entrar: Huntington Library & Gardens tickets are included with the Go Los Angeles Cards.

Museu De História Natural

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This popular local museum is home to one of the world’s most extensive collections of natural and cultural artifacts.

Featured exhibition halls contain everything from dinosaur fossils to impressive gems and exquisitely recreated animal habitat dioramas. It’s an amazing educational institution that combines plenty of fascinating information with good old fun.

Dinosaur fans of all ages won’t want to miss the interactive Dino Lab, where visitors can get a peek behind the scenes at real paleontological work. It will perhaps inspire a new love of science in your little ones!

Como entrar:  Bilhetes para o Museu de História Natural estão incluídos no Cartão Go Los Angeles.

Hollywood Museum

The Hollywood Museum in Los Angeles has fun for the whole family

O Museu de Hollywood está repleto de exibições de memorabilia e de nostalgia de Hollywood que reforçarão seu amor pela clássica instituição americana de filmes e entretenimento.

You can browse through thousands of items, including Rocky’s boxing gloves, Indiana Jones’ whip, Cary Grant’s Rolls-Royce, and lots more.

Of course, it’s not all about old movies, either. So don’t worry if your kids haven’t seen too many of the classics – they’ll be able to see props and sets from films they’re familiar with, too!

Como entrar:  Bilhetes para o Museu de Hollywood estão incluídos no Cartão Go Los Angeles.

OUE Skyspace LA

OUE Skyspace in LA observation deck

Head up the US Bank Tower to 1,000-feet above ground and get above it all for sweeping views of downtown L.A. and beyond. On the way to the top, stop off at the 54th floor and browse through the exhibits that walk you through lots of fascinating history and give you background on many of the sights you’ll see.

You’ll be able to see from the San Gabriel Mountains to the Pacific Ocean, and everything in between, including the iconic Dodgers Stadium and Catalina Island. Your kids will love the panoramic views, and get a big kick out of being up so high.

If you’re feeling adventurous, you can upgrade your admission, upon arrival, to include a ride on the Skyslide – a fully-enclosed all glass slide that glides visitors from the 70th to the 69th floor on the exterior of the building. It’s an exhilarating but somewhat scary experience, so it’s probably best for older kids.

Como entrar: OUE Skyspace LA tickets are included with the Go Los Angeles Card.

Let’s Recap

There you have it – some of our favorite things to do in Los Angeles with kids.

Plan to add a few of these attractions to your vacation itinerary and we are sure you will have a fun time during your SoCal trip.

Remember, you can save on combined admission vs. paying at the gate to many of these popular family friendly attractions and more.

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Comentários

    • Casey Makovich diz

      Hi Tania,
      Thank you for your question! A 3-Day Go Los Angeles Card All-Inclusive Pass only includes one weekday admission to Universal Studios Hollywood.
      Hope that helps and have fun on your trip!

    • Smart Destinations diz

      the price of the 3-Day Card includes admission to all of the listed attractions, so you can visit as many, or as few, attractions as you would like.

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