Creekside Park, Dubai
Housed in Dubai Creekside Park, Children’s City is a big hit with both local and international youngsters between two and fifteen years old. The 7,700-sq-m (82,882-sq-ft) development takes young minds on a journey through the human body, science and space, with the help of different ‘zones’. With plenty of hands-on action to keep even the most demanding children occupied, this is no dull old museum.
It is specially designed for children to interact and discover together in family and school groups. It contains several exhibits and programs on applied sciences, nature, space exploration, local and international culture and the human body. All exhibits are in English and Arabic.All exhibits are in English as well as Arabic. It also includes a planetarium and a theatre.
Tel : +971 4 334 0808
Sat-Thur 09am-8:30pm, Fri 3pm-8:30pm
Children’s City in Dubai
Children’s City Situated at Dubai Creek Park on Bur Dubai, it is a 7700 sq-m (82, 890 sq-ft) educational park inaugurated in 2002 that offer a ample range of activities and attractions to kids. Children’s City emphasizes on education, trying to make learning a less awkward and more enjoyable process.
A regular visit takes the kids -between the age of 2 and 15 years, on a trip through the human body, nature, international cultures, science and space. All the exhibits are in Arabic and English, and are available for individual children, school groups and families.
The amusement park also offer facilities such as souvenir shop, a large cafe, first aid rooms, a prayer room, touch screen computers and awesome sights of the creek. There are special facilities for disabled children.
Children’s City is open all the week between 9 am and 8.30 pm, except on Fridays when is open after 3 pm. Entry fee costs 10 Dhs. (US$ 3) for kids and 15 Dhs. (US$ 4) for adults. Tel: +971 4 334 0808. Website: www.childrencity.ae
Wonderland in Dubai
Wonderland Located at Al Gharhoud on Bur Dubai (close to Dubai Creek Park), it is a 18 ha family-amusement park that houses numerous aquatic attractions that include speed slides, surf hills, wave runners, bumper boats, twister, a pleasant cruise and fantastic shows like the water mist show and water cinema.
WonderLand is a theme park with an attractive Caribbean setting, separated into 3 areas: Main Street, Theme Park and Splashland dedicated exclusively for kids. The complex includes excellent restaurants offering food of Dubai and other international dishes.
With a capacity for 8,000 people, the park can take the kids to have limitless entertaining in the waters of the swimming pools in Splashland. Wonderland is open on all week, except on Sundays. Opening hours for SplashLand & Main Street from 10 am to 7 pm, and for Theme Park from 4 pm to 10 pm. The entry fee is Dhs. 40 (US$ 11) for adults and Dhs. 25 (US$ 7) for children. Tel: +971 4 324 1222.