What to do in Rome with children on Saturday the 4th and Sunday the 5th of June

The first weekend in June has arrived. Someone left and took advantage of the long weekend on June 2, but there are many Romans left in the city who will be staying in and around Rome this weekend just around the corner. And the capital does not want to disappoint them.

In fact, on Saturday the 4th and Sunday the 5th of June, there is no shortage of events dedicated to fun, culture, traditions, even for families with children. From amusement parks to close encounters with insects to guided tours and educational treasure hunts.

Let’s find out what events are not to be missed on Saturday the 4th and Sunday the 5th of June in Rome with children:

Entertainment and Cinepool

Guaranteed fun in Cinecittà World, the cinema and TV theme park. Over 40 attractions, 7 themed areas dedicated to major cinema genres, 6 live shows a day and a program with over 100 events. For this season, the park has been adorned with some cinema masterpieces featuring Il Giardino degli Dei, a walk among the sculptures and scenery created by the historic De Angelis family, scenographers for 3 generations and for over 80 years in Cinecittà. And the Cine Piscina has also reopened to give yourself a refreshing break and forget, at least for a while, the capitolian heat. [TUTTE LE INFORMAZIONI]

A weekend in ancient Rome

Lots of fun rich in history and traditions in the Roma World theme park, which takes you two millennia back in time. The amusement park in ancient Rome will give children and even adults the opportunity to immerse themselves in the historical context of the ancient Romans, with the arena for gladiators, the one for birds of prey and the farm. At Roma World, children are the main characters, in a safe and controlled environment they can have fun with the adventure park in the woods, the new zipline cable car, suspended passages and swings, test themselves in archery or take a ride on ponies and camels. Nature lovers will appreciate the forest trails or the botanical tour, discover the biodiversity among cork oaks, brooms, myrtles and pieces of Mediterranean scrub that surrounds the small temple of Juno, or go to the small village of Barbarians. [TUTTE LE INFORMAZIONI]

Good strawberries!

You know, kids love strawberries (almost all of them), and the weekend just around the corner is the weekend of the famous Nemi Strawberry Festival. A perfect opportunity to escape from Rome, to discover a lovely village in our region and its traditions, with the “Fragolare” costume parade and tasting of the typical strawberries. [TUTTE LE INFORMAZIONI]

5D video game on Magicland

In MagicLand, the amusement park in Valmontone, Huntik reopens 5D, the largest 5D video game in Europe. At the gates of Rome it will be possible to experience a 5D journey in search of the secrets of the power of the titans: Get in the car, put on your glasses to watch the movies, hold the laser gun and get ready to challenge ancestral creatures Trigyphones, huge minotaurs , crocodile keepers among temples, castles and gloomy caves. Huntik 5D is a new attraction of its kind. [TUTTE LE INFORMAZIONI]

The Butterfly House

There are still a few weeks to visit “La casa delle Farfalle”, a magical garden that one can discover in the spring with the little ones. Here the butterflies release all their beauty. Inside, everyone will have the opportunity to walk in the middle of lush vegetation and carefully observe some of the most striking butterflies in the world. It will be possible to observe butterflies while feeding, flying or resting in an environment that reproduces their natural habitat. Guided tours, educational workshops and games can be held. Street food, picnic areas, face painting, market, live music are also planned. [TUTTE LE INFORMAZIONI]

Educational activities and visits between art, history and archeology

Cicero in Rome also organizes interesting activities for the little ones the first weekend in June. Especially on Saturday the 4th and Sunday the 5th of June, guided tours and treasure hunts are planned for children aged 2 to 11 years. Among the planned activities: “Exploration of Ostia Antica. Guided tour and didactic activities in the archeological area”, “Stone tools in prehistory. Practical outdoor workshop”, “Pfalzhøjen, from the Romulus huts to the imperial palace. Visits. Guided tours and didactic activities in the archeological field “and more. [TUTTE LE INFORMAZIONI]

The appointments of Roman culture

At the Palazzo delle Esposizioni, as part of the exhibition Video makes happy. Video art in the city, will be held on Sunday 5 June at 11.00, Silent Dialogues, a bilingual guided tour (Italian and LIS) aimed at families with girls and children aged 5 and over (free with reservations required labdarte@palexpo.it). For families with children aged 1 to 3 years, however, it is never too early, the workshop with readings planned for Tuesday, June 7 from kl. 17.30 as part of the exhibition Watching is a game. Tana Hoban’s photo books. Books to look at, touch, explore and first lab experiences that the little ones can share with mom, dad, grandparents and uncles (paid workshop with reservations required: Labdarte@palexpo.it).

At the Civic Museum of Zoology on Sunday 5 June at 10.30 on the occasion of World Environment Day 2022, the free workshop Solo una Terra will be held by Carla Marangoni, which is aimed at families with 5-12-year-old children. To make it clear that it is necessary to go from harming the planet to treating it, the proposed activity starts from the museum’s showroom dedicated to the relationship between man and nature and then lets you experience through the educational game what everyone can do for to save the Planet. Max 25 participants, reservation required on 060608 (open every day from 9 am to 7 pm).

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