10 places in Singapore that will be sure to thrill your kids

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From water parks to adventure courses, here's a comprehensive list your the adventurous little ones

Parents, we understand how hard it is for you to come up with weekend activities.

So we’ve come up with a list of places that will surely excite your kids, and they don’t include famous (and probably already visited) touristy attractions!

Get ready to take down notes!

#1 Children’s Garden at Gardens By The Bay


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Situated at the far end of Gardens By the Bay, the Children’s Garden has been a well-loved place for kids and tourists, especially if you’re looking for something that can cool you off after walking around the gardens!

The best thing about this place is that swimwear is not compulsory. However, it is a must to remove any form of footwear before entering the water play area. Admission is free and there is also a cafe for the hungry ones!

For more information, visit their website

Location: 18 Marina Gardens Dr, Singapore 018953
Opening Hours: Tuesdays – Fridays: 10:00 am – 7:00 pm Weekends and Public Holidays: 9:00 am – 9:00 pm


#2 Forest Adventure @ Bedok Reservoir

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Forest Adventure is located at Bedok reservoir with 3 different outdoor obstacle courses that are suited for both adults and children, ages 4 and above.

Parents, do note that the obstacle courses do not come with supervision. But not to worry, a full safety briefing will be given before the course where you or your kids will get the green light once they think you’re good to go.

For more information, visit their website. On the kids course, there will be a maximum capacity of only 30 children, therefore, booking is recommended!

Location: Bedok Reservoir Park
Opening Hours:

Grand Course: 9:30 am – 6:30 pm.

Kids Course & Mini Course:

Weekends: 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm

School and Public Holidays: 9:30 am – 6:30 pm
Contact: 8100 7420


#3 iSnap Selfie Studio


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But first, let us take a selfie! ISnap is an interactive photo booth studio situated in Bugis. Customers will get their own room where they can take pictures with the props that they’ve chosen for their theme and then proceed to print the photos, all without the help of a professional photographer!

Princess themes, superhero themes or even wedding themes are possible with iSnap, so forgo the awkwardness and take as many photos as you want. Do note that booking is necessary!

For more information and pricing, visit their website

Location:Bugis Village, 239A Victoria Street, Singapore 188029
Opening Hours: 10:00 am – 10:00 pm
Contact: 6734 7848


#4 Open House @ Fire Stations


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For future fire fighters, this one’s for you. Every Saturday, fire stations in Singapore will host open houses from 9.00 am to 11.00 am.

At these open houses, kids will learn what it’s like being a fire fighter; responding to fire & rescue calls, the different vehicles available at the stations and your kids can even experience riding the Red Rhino!

No registration is required to attend for parties of less than 10 people. For more information, visit their website

Location: All fire stations except Jurong Island
Opening Hours: Saturdays 9:00 am – 11:00 am


#5 D’Resort – Downtown East


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D’Resort @ Downtown East has family oriented rooms that are ideal for families who are looking for weekend staycations. Their rooms are filled with decorations that includes wall murals that are sure to delight your kids.

D’Resort is also right beside Wild Wild Wet where you and your kids can go for some water fun or you can also opt for bowling and karaoke at Downtown East!

For more information and pricing, visit their website

Location: 1 Pasir Ris Close, 519599
Contact:6589 1865


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