How to occupy children during the Thanksgiving holiday to Paris?


Activities for all tastes

The Thanksgiving holiday approaching and you stay in Paris? No panic, we have selected 11 activities to do with your children in Paris. Funny, strange, unusual, acrobatic, cultural, artistic, fantastic, there will be something for everyone!

Preparing Halloween

True farm 30 minutes from Paris, Gally is a place dedicated to the discovery of nature, through educational workshops for children. On the occasion of Halloween, they will pick their pumpkins and learn with a facilitator to dig them into decorations that they can then take home. Children can also take the opportunity to visit the animals and monitor the educational path of the wood. Good afternoon in nature in perspective!


Gally Farm, St Cyr l'Ecole 778 210

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Shivering in a haunted house

Discover the dark legends of the capital and its frightening mysteries a beautiful building! This haunted mansion is both museum and amusement park, where you will be trained in an interactive journey that will make you experience strong emotions. Excellent actors immerse you in a terrifying atmosphere & hellip; Terrible frights guarantees your teens


Le Manoir de Paris, 18 rue de Paradis 75010 Paris - Metro Poissonniere from 10 years

Friday 18-22h, Saturday and Sunday 15-19 h

Price: 20 euros

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Getting away with a ropes course

Children and adults may enjoy this fun and sport in nature, even within our capital. Installed in the trees of the Parc Floral de Paris, respecting the environment, acrobatic 4 different difficulty levels are available. Security is provided by operators and equipment with a harness to move from tree to tree. A great way for everyone to enjoy nature in the city and family


Paris Floral Park, Esplanade Château de Vincennes, Route du Champ de Maneuver, 75012 Paris

Rates: children from 6 years: € 10 Adults and children over 1m40: 15 euros

hours: according weather

all Saints' Holidays: 13h to 19h

Sundays and Holidays: 10h to 19h

every 30 minutes

more: www.evasion-green .com / floral park

Participate in a fancy dress shop

The Parisian restaurant 400 hits, dedicated to parents and children alike, will offer on October 31 a Halloween mask making workshop. Your child will have a choice on this issue and will take his work home. The restaurant is equipped to calmly receive the smallest in a space of 200 m2 and occupy the larger, from 2 and a half years in thematic workshops: food, art etc & hellip;


Restaurant Les 400 coups, 12 bis rue de la Villette, 75019 Paris

on October 31, from 11am to noon or from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Children from 3 to 12 years

Price: 12 euros

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Discover the fascinating work of Leonardo Vinci

the City of La Villette science offers a thematic journey that will present forty unknown machines invented by Leonardo da Vinci, visionary multi-talented, artistic and scientific. These machines way ahead of their time, based on observation of nature, have been made by modern engineers in the 50s This exhibition will delight all the little curious mind but of course, the greatest.


Cité des sciences et de l'Industrie, La Villette, 30-Corentin Cariou Avenue, 75019 Paris

From October 23 to August 18, 2013

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Entering the vast world of dinosaurs

the Great Gallery of Evolution museum of natural History presents a spectacular exhibition of the most colossal species dinosaurs, sauropods. A journey full of surprises and amazing information will answer questions of young and older children, who can also admire the life-size reconstruction of a giant female


Great gallery of Evolution, 36 rue Geoffroy St Hilaire 75005 Paris

October 24 to May 13, 2013

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Go see the new Disney / Tim Burton

But Tim Burton film, stop-motion long version short Film 1984 Frankenweenie, which caused its separation from Disney. A young boy revives his dog with some modifications, through the power of science. But when it takes flight, it shows that it can be dangerous to master life by opposing the laws of nature. What to thrill young audiences and provide a broad subject of reflection

On the screens October 31, 2012

! S initiate cinema

children passionate about cinema art can try it for real. Supervised by professionals in the field, they will form a real film crew. Writing a script, game players, shooting, editing and production, they will create themselves from beginning to end a film that will be screened before their parents at the end of the year. Lights, Camera


The Super 8 club, 9 rue de Bellefond, 75009 Paris Phone 01 42 81 31 47 or 06 March 14 89 67

for children 6 to 12 years

Workshops every day of the week according to age

Price:.. 780 € year

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Raising his eyes to the image

"I want to be photographer" offers an introductory course to the picture for children. For two hours, they will discover the art of photography: framing, depth of field, lighting will have no secrets for them. An interesting way to learn to look around them otherwise, to set the time and to share it with others

Practical information.

I want to be photographer, 18, rue de Savoie, 75006 Paris Tel: 01 46348580

Price: over 2 hours at 50 € for 6 - 10 years and 11- 14 years

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Attend a concert on Sunday morning family

How about going to the first family concert Sunday holiday? In the morning, the prestigious Châtelet theater offers a special concert Musicals for children from 5 years and their parents. Led by choirmaster Scott Alan Prouty, you will also awaken your musical senses by participating in workshops that allow to understand the music differently playfully. And, increasingly, children are welcomed with sweets


Théâtre du Châtelet, 1 place du Châtelet 75001 Paris Tel: 01 40 28 28 40

Rates: 10 EUR / adult and 5 EUR / child between 5 and 15

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Create your own lanterns for Halloween

for your children fear not the scariest night of the year, just enlighten him! In the little cafe around the world, Julie offers magic lanterns workshop. Within an hour of creative collage, children will learn to make their paper lantern, which they then bring back home. To complete the feast, they can come dressed and collect some anti-jitter candy


Creative collage workshop "Do hast not afraid, make a candle "Petit coffee around the world, 95 rue du Chemin Vert, 75011 Paris

Saturday, October 29 from 15h to 16h

Price: 13 € / children < / p>

from 3 years

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