Bolzano offers lots of fun and action for children and families.
Several years ago it has been stated that Bolzano is a “child-oriented city” and the city still tries to live up its reputation.
Parks and children’s playgrounds in the city centre:
* Lungo Isarco / Ponte Talvera (Prati del Talvera Park)
* Via Trento (Lungo Isarco Park)
* Via Vintler (Goethe Park)
* Via Vintler (Madonna Park)
* Via Pfannenstiel / via Esperanto (Premstaller Park)
* Via Marconi / via Carducci / via Dante (Rosegger Park)
The centre Elki in the Rauschertorgasse offers a baby sitting service on request. Opening hours:
Mo-Fr: 9 - 12 am and 3 - 6 pm
Sa: 9 - 12 am (Nov-Feb from 3 - 6 pm)
phone +39 0471 981011
Also museums offer special services for children:
the Natural History Museum organises even children’s birthday parties or a night in the museum. For further information call +39 0471 412964. In the Archaeology Museum, where you can also see Ötzi, the ice man, there are child-oriented elements (e.g. a special audioguide), which provides information in a way which is suitable for children. Special offers are organised for families. For further information: phone +39 0471 320100.
The VKE and its game bus organise games for children and has established haunts for children.
VKE play house BZ1
phone +39 0471 263450
VKE play house BZ2
phone +39 0471 532088
The children’s town Mini BZ takes place on a regular basis. Different well-conceived activities are organised and guided.
General information on the VKE:
phone +39 0471 977 413