If you are looking for fun and exciting things to do with your kids this summer, we've got quite a few suggestions for you!

Saturday 11 August

Kids Day in the National Mining Museum

Take your kids to Kids Day at the national mining museum and enjoy a wide variety of activities and shows suitable for the whole family. Various prizes will also be up for grabs.
Where: Carreau de la Mine Walert, L-3714 Rumelange, Luxembourg
When: 11 August: 11am - 5pm
Age: 11-17 years
Cost: Free
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Sunday 12 August

Mill Festival ‘From grain to bread’

The watermill in Enscherange, also called “Äischer Millen” or "Rackésmillen", was built in 1824 and is still used today to mill Luxembourgish flour. Discover it on this open day with guided tours of the mill, carriage rides with Ardennes horses, and informative talks about Luxembourg cereals and grains, pizza and bread baking, boat-making and races, group games and much more.
Where: Rackésmillen, Am Burreneck, 9753 Enscherange
When: Sunday 12 August: 11am - 6pm
Age: Everyone
Cost: Free admission
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Until 12 August

City Skyliner

Ride in a fully air-conditioned cabin and enjoy a breathtaking 360° panoramic view from the 72-meter high observation tower!
Where: Place de la Constitution, Luxembourg City
When: 30 June – 12 August: Sunday to Thursday: 11am – 9pm, Friday and Saturday: 11am – 11pm.
Age: Everyone
Cost: adults – €7; kids 4-12 years – €4; kids under 4 – free
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Wednesday 15 August

Family Day at Park Sënnesräich Lullange

The Salle des 5 Senses with its numerous games stations and the garden of the 5 senses with its various recreational spaces will be accessible all day long!
Several activities will be organised for the young and old by the staff from Our Nature Park and the Park Sënnesräich.
Where: Park Sënnesräich Lullange, Maison 30, 9762 Lullange
When: 15 August: 10am - 5pm
Age: all ages
Cost: check website
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Until 17 August

Open Air Cinema

An open-air cinema with screenings for adults and children at a giant screen with 500 seats. Check out the website for their programme.
Where: square in front of the Grand Duke’s Palace; interior courtyard of the Théâtre des Capucins, courtyard of the Rotondes, Echternach and Esch/Alzette
When: 21 July – 17 August (see website for times)
Age: Everyone
Cost: free
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Friday - Sunday

Kolla Festival

A festival for the whole family with a number of kid-friendly activities!
Where: 1 Rue Collart, 8414 Steinfort
When: 17-19 August
Age: Everyone
Cost: €11  for weekend pass (free under 16 years old)
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Saturdays until 25 Aug incl.

Kids Activities in Remich

Kids are invited to discover different activities like climbing, games, etc.
Where: Esplanade, Place Dr. Fernand Kons, L-5533 Reminch, Luxembourg
When: every Saturday until 25 August
Age: Everyone
Cost: Free
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23 August – 11 Sept

Schueberfouer

The Schueberfouer, funfair of the city of Luxembourg, is the biggest funfair in Luxembourg and the Greater Region. Come and experience around 200 attractions, amongst which 25 rides, over 12 kiddy rides, games, a dozen restaurants, numerous snacks and take-outs, etc. from over 6 different nations. For special events (inauguration, days with reduced costs, etc.) see the agenda. Do not forget to print your discount coupons from here.
Where: Glacis Car Park, Luxembourg City
When: 23 August – 11 September (Restaurants and snacks are open from 12pm, games and attractions open at 2pm. The Schueberfouer closes down for the night at 1am on weekdays and at 2am on Fridays and Saturdays.)
Age: Everyone
Cost: Free
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24-28 Aug

La kermesse (funfair) in Vaux-sur-Sûre

The funfair in Vaux-sur-Sure includes many events and attractions so your entertainment is guaranteed. Younger kids can enjoy 'duck fishing' and a racetrack! Do not forget to print your discount coupons – see the website below.
Where: Vaux-sur-Sûre
When: 19-23 August
Age: Everyone
Cost: Free
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25-26 August

Sailboats in Parc Merl

Head over with your kids so that they can play with the sailboats!
Where: Parc Merl
When: 25-26 August
Age: Everyone
Cost: Free
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25-26 August

LuxPlaymoDays

If you or your kids like Playmobil then visit the annual international gathering of Playmobil collectors. The exhibition is an impressive 1000m2 and includes 15 scenes ranging from 2 to 50 square metres on various themes. Around 120 tables selling Playmobil stuff will be available as well.
Where: Salle des Fêtes, Clemency ,1 rue de Sélange, L-4965 Clemency
When: 26 August: 10am - 6pm; 27 August: 10am - 5pm
Age: Everyone
Cost: €2.50 –adults; Free – kids
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Until September

Bee Trail – Kids Learn Why Bees Are Awesome

Head over with the kids to the 2.5 km bee trail that goes across the city and includes 13 information stops. There you will discover the richness of biodiversity in the city as well as the world of bees (just a few examples of the adventures that awaits you on the tour: a hive on the roof of a building, a hotel for wild bees, and much more)! Alternatively, teach your kids about the importance of bees and the ecosystem with the BeePopulate game. With this app you can design virtual garden for bees to pollinate!
Where: Luxembourg city
When: May - September
Age: Everyone
Cost: Free
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1-2 September

Last Summer Dance Festival

Music and art festival. There will be some workshops for kids as well!
Where: 21, Porte des Ardennes, Erpeldange-Sur-Sure
When: 1-2 September
Age: Everyone
Cost: €15 - 2 days (free kids under 14 yrs); £10 per day on the door
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2 Sept

Luxmama Family Fun Day

Come and join our Family Fun Day in the Park! All Families and Friends are welcome! It's a great way to meet other parents in the community! In the program: Baby Sensory, Luxkids Lab, Message in a Bottle story reading and much more. Check out the complete program here.
Where: Parc Riedgen, Strassen, 30 Rue Henri Dunant
When: 27 August: 11am - 2pm
Age: Everyone
Cost: €5 per adult
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Until 2 September

Guided tours of the Palace of the Grand Dukes

Take the tour if your little ones are enchanted with princes/princesses and would like to see where they live!
Where: Grand Ducal Palace, 17, rue du Marché-aux-Herbes, L-1728 Luxembourg
When: 12 July-2 September – see website for details
Age: Everyone
Cost: €12 – adults; €6 – kids
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Until 13 September

Summer Activities at Villa Vauban

In the upcoming summer months, come and take part in the various activities on offer in Villa Vauban’s park. Whether on your own, as a couple or with family and friends, come and spend a relaxing time in a unique setting. Check the full program on the website – there a number of activities for the kids!
Where: Villa Vauban, 18 avenue Emile Reuter, L-2420 Luxembourg
When: 12 July – 13 September
Age: everyone
Cost: Free for kids (Adults pay €5 museum entry fee )
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Until 16 September

Summer Sports Activities at the Kinnekswiss and Trampolines at Merl Park

Free sports activities (football, volleyball, badminton, pétanque, frisbee and many more) offered by Lux city at Kinnekswiss (and around Lux). Equipment and instructors are available on site. Check out the program on the website. And don’t forget about the free trampolines in Merl park for your kids!
Where: Kinnekswiss (the park next to Glacis parking)/ Merl park (trampolines)
When: sports activities: 6 July - 9 September; trampolines: 6 July – 16 September (12pm - 8pm)
Age: 11-17 years
Cost: Free

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Even more…

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)


Recurring activities

There are more activities happening this weekend listed in our recurrent weekend activities list -like Arts and Crafts for kids, 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 24 km from Luxembourg city (Château de Preisch, 2 rue des Lilas, 57570 Basse-Rentgen, France): Treasure Hunts – weekends from 15.04-15.10
– around 45 km from Luxembourg city (Château de Malbrouck, 57480 Manderen, France): Tintin Expo–21 April - 30 November
– around 46 km from Luxembourg city (Château des Ducs de Lorraine Sierck-les-Bains,rue du Château, 57480 Sierck les Bains, France ): Medieval Games for kids - Sundays in August; Fest at the Castle - 18-19 August
– around 49 km from Luxembourg city ( Trier and surroundings ): Various kids events and theatres and Guided Walk for kids, THE 2018 GREEN CLASSROOM (April - Oct)
– around 64 km from Luxembourg city (Metz, France): Various workshops for kids ; from 22 June - 2 Sept - see the Dancing Fountains; from 21 July - 15 Aug - Metz Plage
– around 68 km from Luxembourg city (Maisalm, Leinpfad, 66663 Merzig, Germany): Moselle balloon Fiesta - 17-19 August
– around 70 km from Luxembourg city (1b Rue Sainte-Anne, B-6820 Florenville, Belgium): Street Art Festival - 18-19 August
– around 100 km from Luxembourg city (Saarbrücken, Germany): Various events for kids
– around 102 km from Luxembourg city (Bouillon, Belgium): Medieval Festival at Château fort de Bouillon – 11-12 August
– around 111 km from Luxembourg city (Manderscheid, Germany): Historical Castle Festival Manderscheid– 25-26 August
– around 118 km from Luxembourg city (Nancy, France): Sound and Light Shows: 16 June - 16 September
– around 120 km from Luxembourg city (Château Fort de Sedan,Cour du Château, 08200 Sedan – France): Knight Tournament – until 26 August
– around 160 km from Luxembourg city (Kaiserslautern, Germany): Lego Exhibition: 11 May - 31 Oct
– around 217 km from Luxembourg city (Grand-Place in Brussels, 1000 Brussels, Belgium): Brussel’s Flower Carpet - 16-19 August
– around 257 km from Luxembourg city (Antwerp, Belgium): Do you know about “Summer of Antwerp“ (19 June - 2 September. 2018)? Summer beach, beach chairs and bar, circus, show and entertainment for the whole family!
– around 346 km from Luxembourg city (Ostende, Belgium): Disney Sand Sculptures! - until 1 October!

For more information visit:
whatsonforkids.lu/