Westphalia Family-friendly activities

Our most recommended Westphalia Family-friendly activities

Oberhausen: Legoland Discovery Center Ticket

1. Oberhausen: Legoland Discovery Center Ticket

Oberhausen's most exciting indoor leisure attraction invites you to play and have fun, build and discover. With your admission ticket, you will experience a colorful and action-packed journey through Lego world, where your imagination and creativity knows no bounds. In Miniland, small explorers can marvel at the Ruhrgebiet in miniature form. Visit the 4D cinema, a world with many exciting surprises and fascinating special effects. At the Lego factory, anyone can make their own genuine Duplo stone and take it home as a souvenir. Also in the family attraction: the Lego Friends area, the Royal Adventure rides and the Merlin's Magic Student merry-go-round. On the 240-square-meter interactive pirate island, small explorers can go on a treasure hunt as pirates, conquering and capsizing ships. In the new City and Construction play area, huge skyscrapers meet cozy single-family houses and bring your dream city to life.

Oberhausen: SEA LIFE Oberhausen Entry Ticket

2. Oberhausen: SEA LIFE Oberhausen Entry Ticket

Experience the world of sea creatures and plunge into an adventure at Sea Life Center Oberhausen. Discover Germany's largest shark breeding tank and see the youngest offspring of blacktip reef sharks, catsharks, rays, and other sea creatures in the shallow 148 square meter water basin. Through an underwater dome, you will be able to experience having these magnificent creatures swim next to and above you. Don't miss a ride in the glass bottom boat across the tropical ocean and come closer to fascinating sea creatures.

Duisburg: Landscape Park Quest Smartphone App Game

3. Duisburg: Landscape Park Quest Smartphone App Game

Dive into the highlights of Duisburg's Landscape Park as you interact with pieces of the park with this smartphone game. Play minigames and finish puzzles with friends or on your own. Enjoy exploring this space at your own pace with a game that can be paused and resumed.  Download the app on your smartphone and head to the starting point of the game. Simply press 'start' to begin your adventure. Discover new insights into the landscapes that were designed by the architects Latz + Partner as a way to heal and understand the city's industrial past.  Use the clues to solve the puzzles and find answers to the questions sent to your phone. Complete all the tasks to get a summary of your game and a code to collect your award. Compete with Sir Peter Morgan's other contenders on the leaderboard.

Oberhausen: Youseum Pop-up Social Media Experience

4. Oberhausen: Youseum Pop-up Social Media Experience

Visit the Youseum pop-up in CentrO and be the star of your own show, as you walk through and interact with the many different rooms and experiences. Play, pose, and have fun with your friends and family. Be prepared to test your creativity and imagination in this new arts and media pop-up location. Explore the stories in the colorful rooms, from a pink ball pit to the tiniest disco in the world. Taste delicious ice cream and make it rain with money in the bank room. Let your mind be the artist and your camera be the brush. Smile, pose, and make the best use of this unforgettable and unique experience to capture beautiful moments with endless photo opportunities.

Münster: Private Guided Sculptures Tour on a Rickshaw

5. Münster: Private Guided Sculptures Tour on a Rickshaw

Discover the innovative Münster Sculpture Projects on this guided private city tour. Ride a rickshaw around the city and see stunning artwork in public parks, streets, and courtyards. Meet your guide at the historic City Hall and climb aboard your rickshaw. As you ride, learn about the Münster Sculpture Projects, which happen every 10 years, starting in 1977. Each time, sculptures from the project have remained in the city. Explore the city with your guide and see fascinating works by Bruce Naumann, Rosemarie Trockel, Claes Oldenburg, Donald Judd, Jorge Pado, Per Kirkeby, Ilya Kabakov, Thomas Schütte, Martha Rosler, and Daniel Buren.

Bochum: Smartphone Game for Centennial Hall and Westpark

6. Bochum: Smartphone Game for Centennial Hall and Westpark

Interact with the sights in Centennial Hall and Westpark in Bochum and see this facinating area with fresh eyes using this smartphone game. Play with your friends, or challenge yourself to mastering tasks on your own. Uncover the hidden aspects of this area at your own pace. Download the app and head to the starting point of the game. Simply press 'start' to begin receiving tasks. Find out more about the Centennial Hall, a huge industrial building used as a performance space for musical concerts, galas, award ceremonies in Westpark. Expereince the thrill of answering tricky questions. Complete all the tasks to get a summary of your game and a code to collect your award. Compete with Sir Peter Morgan's other contenders on the leaderboard.

Duisburg: Self-Guided Scavenger Hunt Tour for Kids

7. Duisburg: Self-Guided Scavenger Hunt Tour for Kids

Explore Duisburg with your kids on an exciting self-guided scavenger hunt. Visit Old Market square, look at the famous humpback bridge, and solve fascinating puzzles. Begin your scavenger hunt at Mercatorbrunnen. Open the first of your 8 sealed envelopes and start your adventure. Continue to Burgplatz and Alter Markt (Old Market) to see the Roland statue next to the Town Hall. Stroll around Alter Markt to get an idea of what Duisbury looked like centuries ago. Next, head to Altstadt Park (Old City Park) and the Inner Harbor. Take a close look at the humpback bridge to see how this straight bridge can form a hump to allow ships to pass through. Finish your scavenger hunt at Salvatorikirche (Church of our Savior). As you solve puzzles and follow the scavenger hunt trail, learn about each attraction's history from your sealed letters. Take a break from the puzzle when you want to grab a pastry or a coffee, and spend as much time as you wish at each attraction.

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What people are saying about Westphalia

It is worth to see, kids enjoy the whole afternoon at the Sea life Centro.

It was great

It was very nice and interesting. I loved it. I can only recommend it