There are so many educational things to do in Rome with kids and young people, from exhibits and creative workshops focusing on Rome’s incredible history to fascinating archaeological sites and ancient monuments. The city has some fantastic interactive museums where children can learn about the history of the Italian Capital and 3000 years of Roman history.
There are plenty of unique indoor things to do with kids in Rome, including theatres with dedicated family shows and concerts, youth choirs, and orchestras. The city also has a dedicated children’s cinema and a historic puppet theatre. The Italian capital has seemingly endless cultural offerings for children of all ages.
Rome is one of Italy’s greenest cities, and is home to a plethora of spectacular city parks, squares and manicured gardens, perfect for fun outdoor activities for kids. The grounds of many private historic villas are also open to the public, some of which have extensive land to explore and play in. Throughout the summer there are so many outdoor things to do in Rome with kids.
Kids can learn hand-to-hand combat at genuine gladiator school, combining living history lessons with new skills, taught by members of the Historic Group of Rome, who specialise in life-like re-enactments of Roman history. Other fun things to do in Rome with kids include excellent family-friendly walking tours for kids to discover the unique history of the Italian capital, surrounded by some of the most iconic landmarks and historic monuments in the world.
Here is a useful list of things to do in Rome with kids, tweens and teens, as recommended by local families in the Italian Capital. If you have a recommendation for this section please get in touch via email firstname.lastname@example.org