Istanbul – Things To Do For Children

For further information please don't hesitate to contact us at:

Tel: (+34) 932 688 051
Fax: (+34) 932 688 052

Turkuazoo, Turkey’s first aquarium, opened its doors to the public in October 2009. It is situated in Europe’s largest shopping centre, the Forum Istanbul Bayrampasa. Lucky visitors and locals alike will get the opportunity to meet the thousands of different seaworld inhabitants residing there including sharks, giant stingrays, piranhas and octopus.

Santral İstanbul
Science and art-themed workshops organised for children on weekends.

Bilim Merkezi
This place is run by the Şişli Municipality and offers Drama and Robot workshops for the entertainment of children.
0212 266 00 46

Zihni Sinir
“Porof Zihni Sinir”, which has been well-known for many years now through a cartoon magazine, offers entertainment for kids with their mini-robot workshops.
0212 252 93 20

Pratik Matematik
Offering activities for children that combine maths and fun.
Tel: 212 223 26 50

Airport AVM
Inside this children’s entertainment centre there is a complex with a huge ball pool, as well as computer games and fear tunnels.

Istanbul Toy Museum
Istanbul Toy Museum is open every day except Mondays.
216 359 45 50

Rahmi Koç Museum
Rahmi M. Koç Museum, located on the Golden Horn, is a private industrial museum in Istanbul, Turkey dedicated to the history of transport, industry and communications. There are also workshops on offer for children between the ages of 5 and 8 on Saturdays and Sundays.
0212 369 66 00 

Aviation Museum
The model commercial and fighter jet planes displayed here comprise a great attraction for kids. The museum is situated in Yesilkoy (near the airport).
0212 663 24 90

Miniatürk is a park situated on the north-eastern shore of the Golden Horn featuring miniature models of buildings in Turkey. The park contains one hundred and five 1:25 scale models. Forty five of the structures are based on buildings from Istanbul, 45 from Anatolia, and 15 from Ottoman territories that today lie outside Turkey. Also featured are historical structures like the Temple of Artemis at Ephesus and the Mausoleum of Maussollos at Halicarnassus (now Bodrum). Additional space has been reserved for potential future models.
0212 222 28 82

Aqua Dolphin
You can watch dolphin shows here at this water park with your family. Under 6’s get in free.
0 212 672 61 61

Newsletter - Sign up for our Newsletter