Whether you’re a kid at heart or have kids in tow, get a fun perspecitve on Los Angeles with world-famous theme parks, Hollywood studio tours and other local attractions. Find our list below of fun family attractions and things to do with kids in Los Angeles.
Walt Disney’s original theme park offers fun for the whole family in 8 themed areas: Main Street, USA; Tomorrowland; Fantasyland; Mickey’s Toontown; Frontierland; Critter Country, New Orleans Square and Adventureland.
Disney California Adventure Park
At Disneyland’s sister amusement park, discover your favourite Disney and Pixar characters with themed attractions, dining and rides in 7 exciting lands, from Buena Vista Street to Paradise Pier to “A Bug’s Land.”
Six Flags Magic Mountain
Six Flags Magic Mountain boasts the world’s tallest and fasting looping rollercoaster and the world’s tallest vertical drop ride, plus more than 100 games, rides and attractions, including kid-friendly Bugs Bunny World.
Universal Studios Hollywood
This Los Angeles theme park offers a chance to live your favourite movies, with thrilling rides, exciting shows and a real working movie studio.
This three-block promenade, located next to Universal Studios, features more than 30 restaurants, 5 nightclubs, 30 unique shops, a 19-screen theatre with IMAX® and a state-of-the-art concert venue.
Hollywood & Highland
A major Hollywood destination, H&H is home to some of the area’s best shopping, dining and entertainment.
Warner Bros. VIP Studio Tour
This tour takes you behind the scenes where some of the most memorable and magical moments in film and television history have been made.
Sony Pictures Studio Tour
Join a 2-hour walking tour for a behind-the-scenes look at the working Sony Pictures Studio, including the sets of game shows Jeapordy! and Wheel of Fortune.
Paramount Pictures Studios
On a 2- or 4-hour tour of Hollywood’s longest-operating studio, go behind the scenes and explore sound stages, the backlot, Hollywood landmarks and more.
Los Angeles Zoo
More than 1,100 mammals, birds, amphibians and reptile from more than 250 different species – including 29 that are endangered – call the LA Zoo home.
La Brea Tar Pits
Explore prehistoric Los Angeles through the La Brea Tar Pits, a famous ice age fossil excavation site in the heart of LA.