Family Attractions

Antwerp has plenty of sights for your family to visit and explore. Stay at the Leopold Hotel and be close to all the fun. We’ve picked some of Antwerp’s best family attractions or please ask our reception team for recommendations especially for your family.

Aquatopia

Koningin Astridplein, 1km

Antwerp’s Aquarium is a must see! Aquatopia uniquely recreates seven diverse natural environments; from swamp to submarine, rainforests to coral reefs. Get up close and see the creatures in their home.

Antwerp Zoo

Koningin Astridplein, 950m

Leave the busy city behind and take time out to visit the relaxing atmosphere of Antwerp Zoo. The zoos mission is recreation, education and conservation and it’s the perfect place to bring your little ones to learn about the big wide world and its inhabitant. Not only can you children see all the animals, they can discover more about them and their natural habitats through touch screens, interactive panels and much much more!

Badboot

Kattendijkdok-Oostkaai, 2,8km

Why not come and visit the Badboot? In the summer enjoy a refreshing dip in the swimming pool while in the winter it transforms into an ice-rink for skating and winter sports. After an active morning, the restaurant on the boat has a fantastic kids menu for lunch or snacks.

Catch buses 1, 13 or 31 from the nearby stop direct to Antwerp Docks.

Indoor Karting Antwerp

Noorderlaan

Indoor Karting Antwerpen is set over 5,000 square meters; no matter the weather you can enjoy indoor Karting. Children over the age of 8 can take part and the centre has special karts designed for children; they even offer driving lessons for kids!