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The 20 BEST Things to Do in Canberra with Kids

Our nation’s capital is far more kid-friendly than you might think. Here are 20 attractions and activities in Canberra for Children to add to your list of things to do the next time you visit:

Beautiful Sumatran Tiger at the National Zoo Aquarium Canberra
Beautiful Sumatran-Tiger at the National Zoo & Aquarium, Canberra
  1. Questacon – The National Science & Technology Centre
  2. The National Zoo & Aquarium
  3. The Australian War Memorial
  4. Cockington Green Gardens
  5. The Australian Institute of Sport
  6. Parliament House
  7. Canberra Walk In Aviary
  8. The National Gallery of Australia
  9. Royal Australian Mint
  10. Canberra Glassworks
The Australian War Memorial CREDIT iStock
The Australian War Memorial. Image: iStock
  1. Big Splash Waterpark (open November-March)
  2. Jet Flight Simulator Canberra
  3. iPlay Australia
  4. National Dinosaur Museum
  5. Canberra Reptile Zoo
  6. The National Museum of Australia
  7. Canberra Deep Space Communication Complex
  8. Namadgi National Park and Visitors’ Centre
  9. Australian National Botanic Gardens
  10. Commonwealth Park
National Dinosaur Museum
The National Dinosaur Museum. Image: VisitCanberra

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