Best Things to Do with Kids in and around Luxembourg This Weekend
Interactive guided tour for children from 3-6 years (Booking required, in Lux/De)
The children will take actively part in this guided tour where they will have to look for paintings, observe works of art, touch some paintings or draw works with specific instructions! This interactive guided tour is specially designed for our little visitors.
Where: Villa Vauban, 18 avenue Emile Reuter, L-2420 Luxembourg
When: 24 Nov: 14h
Age: 3-6 yrs
Cost: free / free for kids – parents pay entry fee
Playgirls & Gameboys (in English, Registration required)
Rotondes will be transformed into a game library. This is an opportunity to come with family or friends and discover multiple games (incl. giant wooden games). Dive into the world of the game and come and play in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere!
Where: Rotonde, places de Rotondes, L-2448 Luxembourg-Bonnevoie
When: 24 November: 13h30-18h30
Age: 3+ years
E Schaffdag am Stater Bësch”: Discovery Day
The Natural Heritage Department of the City of Luxembourg and the Administration of Nature and Forests invite young and old to a discovery day of forestry work, “E Schaffdag am Stater Bësch”, at “Devashaff” in Muhlenbach. From 10 am to 5 pm, visitors will be able to discover the daily work and the very diversified tasks of the municipal service in charge of the maintenance of the natural heritage of the City: tree cutting, pruning, skidding with draft horses, sawing slaughtered trees, maintenance and care of animals, such as sheep, donkeys or bees, making wooden objects ..
Where: “Devashaff” (105, rue des Sept-Arpents, L-1149 Luxembourg)
When: 24 Nov:10:00-17h
Bake Cookies (Registration required)
Bake Christmas cookies and take them home!
Where: BAMHAUSCAFÉ, Déierepark, Esch-sur-Alzette
When: 24 – 25 Nov
Age: 4+ yrs
Cost: 5 EUR
Youth Corner workshops (Registration required)
Youth corners workshops for children! Read more details what exactly that is here
Where: Centre National de l’Audiovisuel, 1b rue du Centenaire, L-3475 Dudelange, Grand-Duché de Luxembourg
When: 24 Noc
Cost: 7 EUR
Age: 5+ yrs
Bimbotheater: Den Zinniklos a seng Legenden (in Lux)
Theatre performance for kids!
Where: Centre culturel ,rue de l´église, Mensdorf, Luxembourg
When: 24 Nov: 14h
Age: 6+ years old
Cost: Free – < 15 years; >15 years – 8 EUR
Danish Church Christmas Bazaar
Bring kids for some Christmas fun (play area, raffle) while you choose unique Christmas gifts. And do not forget to try some of the Danish specialties like Danish smorrebrod!
Where: Hall Victor Hugo, avenue Victor Hugo, L-1750, Luxembourg-Limpertsberg
When: 24 Nov: 10-16h
FAKE – ET SI LA RÉALITÉ ÉTAIT UN JEU (Booking required)
In connection with the exhibition Celebration Factory , children experience how false plots are launched on the Internet, and how victims are stuck in clickbaits!
Where: Casino Luxembourg – Forum d’art contemporain, 41, rue Notre Dame, 2240 Luxembourg, Luxembourg
When: 24 Nov: 15-17h
Age: 5-12 years
Cost: 6 € / free admission with the KLIK card
Kids Show (Booking required, in Lux)
The PaSCal magician will present an interactive magic show for children. Please register at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Where: Culturel de Rencontre Abbaye de Neumünster, 28 Rue Munster, L-2160, Luxembourg Ville
When: 24 Nov: 15h30-16h30
Saturday & Sunday
Parents – Do your kids want to meet Kleeschen, St. Nicolas, Père Noel, Santa Claus, Father Christmas? Here’s more than 25 great ways you can see him in and around Luxembourg. There are events taking place this weekend
Playmobil Exposition – New Gallery of Cactus, Belle Etoile
Welcome to the gigantic miniature world of Playmobil Lëtzebuerg! Immerse yourself in the Playmobil world and enjoy cities, amusement parks with thousands and thousands of pieces of Playmobil — Chistimas workshops, Pirates of the Caribbean … Walk through this enchanted world and admire this spectacular work that will please young and old!
Where: new Gallery of Cactus, Shopping Center La Belle Etoile, Route d’Arlon, L-8050 Bertrange
When: 20 Nov- 2 Dec
The City of Luxembourg and the Luxembourg City Tourist Office present “Winterlights”, the festival of lights (made out of 100% energy saving light bulbs) and animation. It features Christmas markets , ice rink, Adventscircus (30 Nov – 16 Dec), the traditional Saint Nicolas parade, carousels (place d’armes), street animations, Ferris wheel, exhibitions, shows, book readings and concerts! The markets are located in the following places: Place de Paris, Place d’Armes, Place de la Constitution, Puits Rouge, Place du Theatre. Check out the program on the website.
Where: Luxembourg (see above). On Saturdays and during Sunday store openings in the city the buses and tram are free of charge in the city. Glacis and Rond-Point Schuman car parks are also free on weekends
When: 23 Nov- until the 2nd Sunday in January (23 December for Christmas markets)
Knuedler on Ice – Ice Skating Rink in the centre of Lux
Spend exciting moments ice skating with your kids in the heart of Lux city!
Where: place Guillaume II in front of l’Hôtel de Ville
When: 22 Nov- 6 Jan
Age: all ages
Cost: 5 EUR entry fee; skates rent – 2 EUR adults, 1 EUR kids (skate penguins available for kids)
Books Fair ++ Kids Story (in Lix, Booking required)
Where: Kinneksbond, Centre Culturel Mamer | 42, route d’Arlon L-8210 Mamer | BP 45 L-8201 Mamer
When: 25 Nov
Age: 6+ years
Cost: see website
Workshop for kids(in En (3-5 yrs) , in LU / FR / DE / EN (9-12 yrs) Booking required)
Storytelling workshop for lil’ones and regular weekend drawing class for older ones!
Where: Mudam Luxembourg, 3 Park Dräi Eechelen, L-1499 Luxembourg
When: 24-25 Nov
Age: 3-5 yrs; 9-12 yrs
Cost: Free for children (Normal entrance fee for adults)
Baby Concert “Woodpecker” ( Booking required)
Sparkling, soft, warm and repetitive movements and sounds surround and stimulate the babies in this interactive and musical !
Where: Trifolion, 2 Porte St. Willlibrord L-6486 ECHTERNACH
When: 24 & 25 Nov
Age: 6-20 months
Cost: 5 EUR
On-Off (w/o words, Booking required)
A comedy show – a magic of light, so playful, fascinating and reassuring compared to the dark…..
Where: Rotondes, places de Rotondes, L-2448 Luxembourg-Bonnevoie
Cost: 6/12 EUR
Christmas is nearing! That’s why we’ve picked out a family festive things happening near you.
Smoe are even taking place this weekend >> Christmas Fun
A storytelling visit to the Museum: no history without stories (in De/Lux, Booking required)
The tour begins at the very heart of the founding rock of the city of Luxembourg. History and stories clash. Who wants to see with his eyes the throne of the Grand Duke or the old parchment by which everything began!
Where: Lëtzebuerg City Museum, 14, rue du Saint-Esprit, L-2090 Luxembourg
When: 25 Nov: 11h
Cost: free for kids/adults pay museum entrance fe
The little saucepan of Anatole ( in Fr, Booking required)
deal for children aged 3+ this puppet theater tells the story of Anatole who is trailing behind his little saucepan that gets stuck everywhere and prevents him from advancing…
Where: Kulturhaus Niederanven, 145, route de Trèves, Niederanven
When: 25 Nov: 10h30
Age: 3-7 years
Cost: 10/6 EUR
Model Trains Exchange
If your kids adore the little trains then this event is for them – they will definitely find something that they would like to have:)
Where: Rue Irbicht, Beringen/Mersch
When: 25 Nov: 10:00-16:30h
Cost: 3 EUR
And you shouldn’t forget about the 501 Things To Do With Kids In And Around Luxembourg Guide — it is the perfect way to plan your weekend or weekly getaway — visit a park, got to a camping site, take a picture perfect stroll down a nature trail (by the way there are 25 of those mentioned in the 501 Things Guide)
There are more activities happening this weekend listed in our recurrent weekend activities list -like Baby Sensory classes, Yoga for kids, workshops at Casino, Stories in Cité-Bibliothèque, workshops at MNHA museum , workshops in Mudam , Cinémathèque For Kids (Cinema Paradiso), Il était une fois and much more! Check all of them out here!
Events Outside Luxembourg
– around 45 km from Luxembourg city (Château de Malbrouck, 57480 Manderen, France): Tintin Expo–21 April – 30 Nov
– around 49 km from Luxembourg city ( Trier and surroundings ): Various kids events and theatres; Christmas Market Trier – November 23 – December 22, 2018
– around 64 km from Luxembourg city (Metz, France): Various workshops for kids
– around 217 km from Luxembourg city (Brussels Expo, Place de Belgique 1, 1020 Bruxelles, Belgium): The Smurf Experience– until 27 Jan 2019
Looking Ahead – Next Week
Researchers’ Days (Registration required)
Let kids be researchers for a day and discover the exciting world of science. Consult the website for the complete program of the the different free activities and workshops.
Where: Rockhal, 5, avenue du Rock’n’Roll, L-4361 Esch/Alzette
When: 30 Nov – 1 Dec