The world’s largest miniature museum, at Miniatürk there are 122 models of the greatest buildings in Anatolia, Istanbul and around the world scaled down to size 1/25. It has special playgrounds for children and this special attraction also includes a restaurant section where private meetings and functions can be held.
Address: Sütlüce Mahallesi, İmrahor Caddesi 34445 Sütlüce – Beyoğlu / Istanbul
Telephone: +90 (212) 222 28 82
Opening Hours: 09:00 – 19:00
With over ten thousand sea creatures, this is a giant aquarium where you will get the chance to see anything from piranhas to stingrays, dive with sharks, and walk through an underwater tunnel. Diver shows, fish feeding sessions and seasonal exhibitions make this a great location for a weekend of educational and fun activities.
Address: Forum Istanbul, No:5/5 Kocatepe Mah. Paşa Street Bayrampaşa / Istanbul
Telephone: +90 212 640 27 40
Opening Hours: Weekdays: 10:00 – 20:00 | Weekends and Holidays: 10:00 – 20:00
With over 1500 species and a total of 15000 land and sea creatures, it is the world’s largest thematic aquarium. At Istanbul Aquarium there are 5D movie theatres, fish feeding sessions, diving with sharks and labyrinth adventure for a unique weekend of underwater discovery together with your children.
Address: Şenlikköy Mahallesi Yeşilköy Halkalı Street No:93 Florya / Istanbul
Telephone: +90 (212) 444 97 44
Opening Hours: 10:00 – 20:00
Price Range: Between 0 – 100 TL
Kidzania is a special children’s republic for children aged 4-14 years. Inside there is a mini version of the real world with streets, pavements and buses. Here there are over 90 different occupational roles and activities for children to choose from, giving them the opportunity to discover the adult world and with the Kidzania money they earn “Kidzos” they can buy whatever products or services they want. Thus becoming acquainted with economies of scale in the real world.
Address: Akasya Yeni Nesil Yaşam Kompleksi, Ankara Devlet Yolu Haydarpaşa Yönü 4. km Çeçen Sokak, Acıbadem / Istanbul
Telephone: +90 (850) 200 54 39
Opening Hours: Tuesday – Wednesday – Thursday: 10:00-19:00 Friday – Saturday: 10:00-15:00 and 16:00-21:00 Sunday: 10:00-15:00 and 16:00-20:00
Price Range: 30 – 50 TL
Built on a 650 million dollar investment, Vialand is Turkey’s first theme park, including a roller coaster that reaches a speed of 110 km in 3 seconds “Nefeskesen” and the humanoid robots re-enacting the conquest of Istanbul in “Fatih’in Rüyası”, it is made up of over 30 units. In addition there are over 200 stores in the park’s shopping mall, a living museum, cinema, bowling salon, restaurants and a hotel.
Address: Yeşilpınar Mahallesi. Girne Caddesi. Eyüp / Istanbul
Telephone: +90 (850) 210 85 63
Opening Hours: Weekdays / Weekends: 11:00 – 23:00