1. Admiralty Park
WHAT: With a record number of slides including the adrenaline-pumping 32-meter High Adventure Roller Slide equipped high motion-sensor LED lights, this 7-hectare urban park boast of 3 distinct play areas - Adventure Play, Family Terracing Play, and Junior Play, to cater to kids of all age groups and diverse backgrounds.
WHERE: Admiralty Park, Near the junction of Woodlands Avenue 5 and Riverside Road, 1800 471 7300
2. Adventure Cove Waterpark
WHAT: Get your feet wet while snorkeling in the Rainbow Reef, where divers can get up close and personal with 20,000 friendly fish! Get your thrills and slide upside down at Riptide Rocket, Southeast Asia’s first hydro-magnetic roller-coaster, and travel down the 600-plus meter long Adventure River! If that’s too much adventure for you, head to Bluwater Wave Pool for a relaxing splash-filled afternoon.
WHERE: Marine Life Park, Resorts World Sentosa, 8 Sentosa Gateway, Singapore 098269, +65 6577 8888
WHAT: Dubbed as Singapore’s best-integrated family entertainment center, Amazonia’s jungle themed play gym offers six levels of kiddie climbing and sliding fun. Extra fun includes Space Ball and a trampoline and 3D Glow Golf. There’s also a gym-side café bistro and a space set aside for toddlers and babies.
WHERE: Amazonia, Great World City, #03-08, 1 Kim Seng Promenade, Singapore 238994
WHAT: The first trampoline park in Singapore has two locations! Enjoy endless bouncing fun with the whole family. This trampoline playground also welcomes group event bookings, such as birthday parties. Boing, boing, boing!
WHERE: River Valley and Jurong East. Click here for more trampoline parks in Singapore.
5. ArtScience Museum
WHAT: Let your tyke's imagination go wild in the 50,000 square foot space with roaming exhibitions from the classics to contemporary. Be sure to visit Future World, Where Art Meets Science - an interactive exhibition that’s sure to be a hit with the kiddos! Nature lovers will also be enthralled by the ‘Into The Wild’, an immersive virtual adventure.
WHERE: ArtScience Museum, Marina Bay Sands, 10 Bayfront Avenue, Singapore 018974, +65 6688 8868
6. Bishan-Ang Mo Kio Park
WHAT: One of the largest urban parks in Singapore, Bishan-Ang Mo Kio Park, with its ponds and bridges, colorful shrubs and lush greenery, is beyond doubt a fab spot to chill-out. There is an adventure playground and water park for the kiddos to splash around in and for dog owners, there's even a gated dog area for your furry friends to run around in. If you forget your picnic grub, not to worry as there are some great onsite cafes and restaurants within the park vicinity.
WHERE: Bishan-Ang Mo Kio Park, Bishan Road and Ang Mo Kio Ave 1, Singapore 569981
7. Bukit Timah Saddle Club
WHAT: The Bukit Timah Saddle Club is nestled deep within the green expanses of Bukit Timah, offering lessons for children. Camps are held during school holidays and children over seven can join the Pony Club and learn to ride. Fun pony rides are available on weekends when the brunch crowds hit Rider's Cafe!
WHERE: Bukit Timah Saddle Club, 51 Fairways Drive, Singapore 286965, +65 6466 2264
8. Butterfly Park & Insect Kingdom
WHAT: Kiddos especially love the butterfly area where hundreds of butterflies roam free, landing on hands, heads, and shoulders. Also home to diverse tropical insects and plants, you can take an interactive tour to learn more about the rich environment at Sentosa.
WHERE: Butterfly Park & Insect Kingdom, 51 Imbiah Road, Singapore 099702, +65 6275 0013
9. Central Public Library
WHAT: At over 58,000 square meters, Singapore's National Library has something for everyone! The Central Public Library, located in the basement, is home to the world's first green library for kids. You'll find 'My Tree House' with 45,000 books for kids ages 4-12 years, interactive e-reading kiosks and a reading corner. Story-times are every second, third and fourth Saturday and every Sunday.
WHERE: Central Public Library, 100 Victoria Street, National Library Building, Singapore 188064, +65 6332 3255
10. Chinese Gardens
WHAT: Within the Jurong Lake Gardens vicinity, the Chinese Gardens offer a picturesque picnic location with lush green lawns and stunning views of the Chinese Pagodas and lake. Bring your camera for this perfect postcard view. Kids can ride around the tracks, play ball games, fly kites or feed fish in the ponds while you stroll through the gorgeous gardens or pop into the live Turtle and Tortoise Museum.
WHERE: Chinese Gardens (Jurong Lake Gardens), 1 Chinese Garden Road, Singapore 619795
11. Clip 'n Climb
WHAT: Looking for an action-packed, revolutionized climbing experience for you and the kids? New Zealand born Clip 'n Climb is just for you! This theme park climbing facility features 19 thrilling, colorful climbing challenges with different difficulty levels suitable for all levels of climbers.
WHERE: Clip 'n Climb, HomeTeamNS Tampines, 51 Tampines Ave 4, #03-03 Our Tampines Hub Singapore 529684, +65 6705 9410
12. Cool De Sac Singapore
WHAT: This fantastic play café is a large scale children's entertainment center built not only for kiddos, but for Moms and Dads too! Let little monkeys and their chums have a good time in one of many edutainment areas, while you relax and unwind at the adjoining bistro serving up healthy and delicious food made from fresh ingredients.
WHERE: Cool De Sac Singapore, 3 Temasek Blvd Suntec City Mall #02-379/380, West Atrium, Singapore 038983
13. East Coast Park
WHAT: The long stretch of park and beach along the East Coast is a long time favorite picnic spot for families. Paddle in the sea and build sandcastles or get active on bikes and blades. Perhaps just grab a nice shady spot and relax with nature and enjoy a packed picnic or BBQ at one of the bbq pits provided. If you're feeling adventurous you could even make a weekend of it and pitch a tent to camp overnight. Be sure to have a play at the awesome playground - Marine Cove Playground!
WHERE: East Coast Park, East Coast Park Service Road, Singapore 449876
14. Forest Adventure
WHAT: Forest Adventure is the only treetop rope course for adventure seekers young and old, sporting a Grand Course of 34 obstacles including 4 giant zip lines. Aside from being armed with sturdy harnesses and helmet armor, each Forest Adventure course is monitored by professional guides who are with you for every step, coaching you along while you’re zip-linin’ away.
WHERE: Forest Adventure, 825 Bedok Reservoir Road, Bedok Reservoir Park, Singapore 479244, +65 8100 7420
15. Gardens By the Bay, Children's Garden
WHAT: Located at Gardens by the Bay, this state-of-the-art playground includes 4 sections: Adventure Trail, Toddler's Play, Water Play, and Fish Fountain. Different sections for different age groups, i.e. under 6 year olds and 6-12 year olds, means no need to worry about the little ones' safety. There is even staff from Gardens by the Bay keeping a watchful eye over the kids! Plus, there’s a cafe right there. Perfect!
WHERE: Gardens by the Bay, Far East Organization Children’s Garden, 18 Marina Gardens Drive, Singapore, 018953
16. Hay Dairies
WHAT: Hay Dairies. Singapore’s own family-friendly goat farm, Hay Dairies offers tours to families and school groups to see the 800 goats that live on the farm! Kiddies will enjoy the milking sessions, which are a refreshing change from the soccer practice, badminton and swim lessons. Since milking sessions are in the morning, the best time to visit is between 9am and 10:30am. The staff is knowledgeable and friendly, and guide kids through the 20-minute milking sessions. School groups are charged, but families can visit for free!
WHERE: Hay Dairies, 3 Lim Chu Kang Lane 4, Singapore 718859, +65 6792 0931
17. HeadRock VR Singapore
WHAT: HeadRock VR is Singapore’s first full-fledged Virtual Reality themed park, boasting 11 various adventures to choose from. Strap yourselves in and get transported into other worlds for hours of newfound fun with the fam, taking on themed adventures categorized according to three thrilling zones from mild to challenging. Younger kids will particularly like the Jungle Rafting adventure, which provides all of the rafting fun without getting drenched!
WHERE: HeadRock VR Singapore, #01-38/39, Resorts World Sentosa, 26 Sentosa Gateway, Singapore 098269, +65 6963 4609
18. iFly Singapore
WHAT: If you're not quite ready to take a leap out of an actual plane, you can experience indoor skydiving at iFly Singapore on Sentosa instead. Step inside the five-story wind tunnel, and see what it feels like to fall from 3,000 to 12,000 feet in the sky! Even kids as young as 7 years old can give it a try, and you can get two skydives for as low as SG$70!
WHERE: iFly Singapore, 43 Siloso Beach Walk, Sentosa Island, Singapore 099010, +65 6571 0000
19. Jacob Ballas Children's Garden
WHAT: The Jacob Ballas Children's Garden is a favorite green getaway for the whole fam. Located on NUS Bukit Timah Campus, the garden offers an educational natural wonderland aimed at teaching kids about the environment through play-based fun and interactive delights. Oh-so-hot outside? Kids love this amazing splash pad and fountain area. The Treehouse is always a fav - climb up, explore, and slide back down again and again. The Main highlight of the extended garden is the flying fox at the end of the walkway - guaranteed for some thrills!
WHERE: Jacob Ballas Children’s Garden, Singapore Botanic Gardens, 481 Bukit Timah Road, Singapore 259769
20. Jurong Bird Park
WHAT: Get up close and personal with thousands of chirpy champions at the world’s largest bird park! Home to nearly 400 species, Jurong Bird Park’s habitat haven spreads over nearly 50 acres. Go wet and wild! Early birds can take advantage of the pre-sun scorching hours at recently opened Birdz of Play, a 9,700 square meter wet/dry playground keeping kids entertained between squawk talk.
WHERE: Jurong Bird Park, 2 Jurong Hill, Singapore 628925, +65 6265 0022
21. KF1 Karting
WHAT: Singapore's first international-standard permanent karting circuit is located within the Singapore Turf Club in Kranji. Safety is paramount when driving on the circuit so there’s a detailed safety briefing for first timers and a simple orientation around the track. There's no minimum age, but kids should be at least 1.55m tall to reach the pedals. Beginners and younger ones can start on the Viper Kart while the more skilled can qualify to try the faster Birel Kart with a maximum speed of 60km/h. Woohoo!
WHERE: KF1 Karting Singapore Turf Club,1 Turf Club Avenue, Singapore 738078
22. KidZania Singapore
WHAT: Among its city streets, skyscrapers and recognizable establishments lay a land complete with its own national anthem, declaration of independence and a functioning economy within a City that’s scaled down to kid-size. Children aged 4 and above operate within the City and are employed at actual “jobs” such as doctors, firemen, journalists, etc. via many different realistic role-playing activities tiered to individual ability levels, earning a salary, called kidZos, to spend on goods and services in KidZania. There are even 2 playrooms for toddlers aged 2-3 years old, so they won't be out of place in this kid-sized metropolis!
WHERE: KidZania Singapore, Palawan Beach, Sentosa Island, Singapore
23. Kranji Countryside
WHAT: A trip to the farms in the Kranji countryside is a breath of fresh air. The “farmpreneurs” have opened their doors to the public to help promote local sourcing, organic living, and eco-tourism, while offering the freshest fish, produce, milk and a whole lot more.
WHERE: While the easiest access is by car, you can get to many of these farms via the Kranji Countryside Express or dedicated shuttles from Choa Chu Kang MRT. Click here for the Little Steps Guide To Singapore's Farms.
24. Madame Tussauds
WHAT: Pose with your favorite A-listers, challenge sports legends, hop on stage with international pop icons and get on the set of blockbuster movies. Mingle with Brad & Angelina, Madonna, David Beckham, Oprah and many more! Hop on board the 'Spirit of Singapore', the first ever Madame Tussauds boat ride, and travel through a tropical Singaporean garden.
WHERE: Madame Tussauds, 40 Imbiah Road, Imbiah Lookout, Sentosa, Singapore, +65 6715 4000
25. MacRitchie Reservoir
WHAT: Kayak, stroll, picnic...yes, please! For a relaxing day out, head to greener pastures at MacRitchie Reservoir Park. Prep for a day out with the kiddos and challenge yourselves to complete the whole Tree Top Walk! We guarantee it’ll be a tiring trek, but worth it.
WHERE: MacRitchie Reservoir Park, Lornie Rd, Singapore, +65 6468 5736
26. Marina Barrage
WHAT: What's better than a picnic and sensational views of the Singapore skyline? Marina Barrage, which creates Singapore's 15th reservoir in the heart of the city, has wide open space an incredible passing breeze that provides perfect kite flying conditions. Kids can cool off in the water fountain playground or stroll over to Gardens by The Bay.
WHERE: Marina Barrage, 8 Marina Gardens Drive, Singapore 018951
27. Maritime Experiential Museum
WHAT: Little hands are encouraged to explore and interact with what’s on show at the Maritime Experiential Museum. Relive the glorious conquest of the seas, as you return to the Maritime Silk Route of eras past. Be transported through time in 15 thematic galleries, journey in the tailwinds of renowned seafarers, and even flee pirate invaders aboard a burning ship.
WHERE: Maritime Experiential Museum, Resorts World Sentosa, 8 Sentosa Gateway, Sentosa Island, Singapore 098269
28. Mega Adventure Singapore
WHAT: Get your adrenaline high at Mega Adventure Singapore! Crawl, climb, zip and ride through an amazing set of attractions such as the MegaClimb, a 36-obstacle ropes course, and MegaJump, an extreme parachute simulator. Test your skills on the MegaWall (15m rock-climbing wall) and zip through the trees at 60km/h, 75m high on the world famous MegaZip!
WHERE: Mega Adventure Singapore, 10A Siloso Beach Walk, Singapore 099008, +65 6722 3785
29. MINT Museum Of Toys
WHAT: A private museum appealing to the kid in all of us, MINT (Moment of Imagination and Nostalgia with Toys) displays a huge, wondrous display of toys, linking to an era in which these toys became imprinted in our memories.
WHERE: MINT Museum Of Toys, 26 Seah Street, Singapore 188382, +65 6339 0660
30. National Museum Of Singapore
WHAT: Singapore’s National Museum is host to eleven National Treasuries, traveling exhibitions, and living galleries featuring the history of Singapore’s food, fashion, photography and more.
WHERE: National Museum Of Singapore, 98 Stamford Road, Singapore 178897, +65 6332 3659. Free admission to most galleries daily from 6pm-8pm. Score! Be sure to check out the rooftop bar at night - boom.
31. National Gallery Singapore
WHAT: Spend a day at the National Gallery Singapore where little ones can explore the exhibitions as well as partake in the various activities offered. Every second Saturday and Sunday, kids can dive into the world of stories that make the artworks come alive. There are also Family Art Workshops scheduled every second Saturday of the month plus a whole range of drop-in activities! Also check out the new Gallery Kids! portal on their website for an interactive experience into the art on display.
WHERE: National Gallery Singapore, 1 St. Andrew's Road, Singapore 178957, +65 6271 7000
WHAT: A unique open-air play space with 17 play sections featuring netted obstacle courses connecting three giant nests and two of the longest slides on Sentosa Island awaits at Nestopia! The unique structure of this open-air space features variations of climbing obstacles, suspended bridges, mazes, and slides. The three nests with a height of up to 7.5 meters offer a bird’s-eye view of the South China Sea and the surrounding Siloso Beach precinct.
WHERE: Nestopia, 9 Siloso Beach Walk, Sentosa Island, Singapore 098995, +65 6371 1067
33. Pasir Ris Park
WHAT: A city getaway, Pasir Ris Park offers a wide range of activities for families to choose from for half-day trips to weekend adventures. Let the kids burn off steam for hours at one of Singapore’s largest outdoor playgrounds filled with slides, sandpits, mazes, and huge climbing nets.
WHERE: Pasir Ris Park can be found along Pasir Ris Road, Elias Road, Pasir Ris Green, Pasir Ris Close, and Jalan Loyang Besar
34. Polliwogs/Waka Waka
WHAT: The Polliwogs indoor playgrounds are amazing, with climbing frames, ball pits, slides and more! The parents' lounge area at the centers makes the whole experience complete - sit and watch your kids from afar while you sip on a cuppa and relax for a bit. Also check out Waka Waka by Polliwogs for a whole new safar-themed experience; suitable for kids from 4 to 14 years.
WHERE: The Polliwogs, various locations, & Waka Waka @ Havelock
35. Singapore River Cruise
WHAT: Hop aboard a traditional bumboat and cruise along the Singapore River taking in the sights and visiting different historical landmarks such as the Merlion, the Raffles Landing Site and the Esplanade along the way.
WHERE: Singapore River Cruise, various ports between Robertson Quay, Clarke Quay, Boat Quay, and Marina Bay
36. Singapore Art Museum
WHAT: The Singapore Art Museum currently hosts the world's largest public collection of modern and contemporary Southeast Asian artworks. Check out their current exhibit, The Singapore Show, featuring the work of 26 young artists. Get a group together for your own private storytelling and writing workshops, as well as speech and drama performances.
WHERE: Singapore Art Museum, 71 Bras Basah Road, Singapore 189555, +65 6332 3222
37. Science Centre Singapore/KidsSTOP/Snow City
WHAT: Kids from 18 months - 8 years can explore science through play in four fun zones at this incredible kids’ science museum. Look out for exciting interactive programs. If the heats getting to be too much, come here to experience sub-zero temperatures and hit the slopes at Snow City's two-story indoor snow center.
WHERE: Science Centre Singapore, 15 Science Centre Road, Singapore, +65 6425 2500
38. S.E.A. Aquarium
WHAT: Come face to face with sharks, seahorses, manta rays and even clownfish at the S.E.A. Aquarium that houses over 100,000 marine creatures from 1,000 species across 50 natural habitats! Kiddos big or small will have a whale of a time strolling through this breathtaking marine realm in air-conditioned comfort. Lovely!
WHERE: S.E.A Aquarium, 8 Sentosa Gateway, Singapore 098269, +65 6577 7515
39. Singapore Botanic Gardens
WHAT: There's plenty of grassy areas and trees or cabanas for shade at the Singapore Botanic Gardens. Kids can ride bikes, feed the ducks in the pond and then cool off in the fountains of Jacob Ballas Children's Garden. Hungry? Check out the cafes and rests found at the Gardens. For kiddos, head over to Food For Tots at the Children’s Garden. Visit their website for updates on free concerts at the Symphony Stage.
WHERE: Singapore Botanic Gardens, 1 Cluny Road, Singapore 259569
40. Singapore Cable Car
WHAT: Soar high above Singapore through the sky in the most scenic highway on the island for priceless views. Fly high above the hill from Faber Peak Singapore, through a skyscraper and cross the harbor on the Mount Faber line before landing in Sentosa Island. Along the way, look out the rollercoasters and mega attractions at Resorts World Sentosa!
WHERE: Singapore Cable Car, HarbourFront Tower Two, 3 Harbourfront Place, Singapore 099254, +65 6377 9688
41. Singapore Flyer
WHAT: The Singapore Flyer is one of Singapore's top attractions offering panoramic views of the Lion City from the sky. While you might be dodging a few folks with cameras here and there, you will not be disappointed with this outing for the kids.
WHERE: Singapore Flyer, 30 Raffles Avenue, Singapore, +65 6333 3311
42. Singapore Zoo/River Safari/Night Safari
WHAT: The award-winning Singapore Zoo is a must-do. See over 300 species of mammals, birds and reptiles roam freely in naturalistic habitats. Have breakfast with the orangutans, take a river safari or stay after dark for the night safari.
WHERE: Singapore Zoo, 80 Mandai Lake Road, Singapore, +65 6269 3411
43. Skyline Luge Sentosa
WHAT: Brace yourself for a 680-meter descent! The first luge of its kind in Southeast Asia, riders can manually operate the speed, steering and brake system. If crazy downhill sport isn’t your thing, soar above the island on the Skyride, taking in Imbiah’s panoramic paradise.
WHERE: Skyline Luge Sentosa, Imbiah Lookout, 45 Siloso Beach Walk, Singapore 099003
44. SuperPark Singapore
WHAT: SuperPark is a unique, purpose-built, indoor activity park where people of all ages and sizes come here for movement, friendship, and fun. The all-in-one activity park boasts of nearly 40,000 square feet of space and features over 20 fun, exciting and exhilarating play activities for kids, teenagers, and adults. SuperPark Singapore showcases three themed areas: Adventure Area, Game Arena, Freestyle Hall.
WHERE: SuperPark Singapore, Suntec City (North Wing), 3 Temasek Boulevard, Tower 1, #02-477, Singapore 038989
45. Diggersite @ ORTO
WHAT: Here your kids get to experience the thrill and excitement of operating real-life construction vehicles! There's also a cafe serving up delish meals and kiddos can also have a go at construction vehicles here. How cool is that!
WHERE: Diggersite, ORTO Yishun, 81 Lor Chencharu Singapore 769198
46. Let Em' Play
WHAT: Let ‘em Play is Singapore’s family-centric edutainment hub located in the West, where they offer a wide range of activities and programs that are suitable for both adults and children. Enjoy - Indoor High Elements Obstacle Course (consisting of 17 obstacles and the only one in Singapore), an array of Fun Climbing Walls, the latest Augmented Reality Bouldering (combining modern technology and bouldering techniques), and harnessing new age programmable robots from all around the world. Very cool - we think so!
WHERE: Let Em' Play, 18 Boon Lay Way, Tradehub21, #01-100, Singapore 609966
47. Universal Studios Singapore
WHAT: Adrenaline junkies and families rejoice at Hollywood East’s theme park in Sentosa. Featuring two dozen movie-themed rides and attractions, park-goers get their kicks on the thrills and spills of all that Universal Studios Singapore has to offer.
WHERE: Universal Studios Singapore, 8 Sentosa Gateway, Sentosa, Singapore 098269, +65 6577 8888
48. Wave House Sentosa
WHAT: Surf’s up! This 70,000 square foot multi-entertainment space features wave simulators, restaurants, two beach bars, live DJs, and surf events. Learn the basics and flow like a pro with Flow Lessons or just pose like a pro at the Surf Shop. Plus, there’s even a wading pool for the little kiddies so you can watch them while you dine or surf. Check their website for updates on holiday surf camps and seasonal promotional packages.
WHERE: Wave House Sentosa, 36 Siloso Beach Walk, Sentosa, Singapore 099007, +65 6377 3113
49. Westgate Wonderland
WHAT: Going shopping with the kids in tow is no problem at Westgate Wonderland, the mega outdoor playground on top of Westgate Mall. Step into a whimsical fantasy garden, teeming with gigantic insects, giant replicas of flora and fauna, and a ten-meter high tree-house as its centerpiece. Plus, a Kids Club on the fifth floor offers supervised activities for kids ages 4-12.
WHERE: Westgate Wonderland, Westgate Mall, 3 Gateway Drive, Singapore 608532, +65 6826 5450
50. Wild Wild Wet
WHAT: Opened in 2004, Wild Wild Wet is one of Singapore’s largest water parks. We promise you a day of thrills and spills for the whole family. Situated at Downtown East, it remains one of the most popular family attractions in Singapore by NTUC Club. From adrenaline-pumping rides to relaxing and gentle fun, visitors are guaranteed a fun-filled day while they beat the heat.
WHERE: Wild Wild Wet, 1 Pasir Ris Close, 519599, +65 6581 9128