There are new options when it comes to places to go with the children here in Lagos. These are welcome options for how to spend weekends, half-terms and holidays with children of all ages. This list would be of interest to you if you want more options than visiting fast food restaurants, playdates and birthday parties.
Seven8 Children’s Playground
Seven8 Children’s Playground is a serene park in the heart of Lekki I. With its spacious environment, its playsystem, trampoline and playground equipment, SEven8 is the perfect place for playdates, parties, bazaars and family reunions.
LM Review: It is a nice space for the children to run around or to hold a birthday party.
Contact details: 14B Adebayo Doherty off Admiralty Way. 08033102925
Mindscapes Museum is a children’s museum located at Lekki Phase 1, Lagos. It is an indoor programmed play spaces designed to give children and their families exciting new learning experiences. Children come here to explore, role play and get creative. Each area is designed to engage your precious ones through the exploration of their five senses.
LM Review: This is like our local Kidzania! Children love this museum, they can role play as builders, run a restaurant, go shopping and many other activities to get creative. They have a lovely garden at the back of the property as well. Now the location of Discovery School. Visit their website for more information.
Fun factory is a recreational and entertainment park for children facilities include toys, games, bouncy castles, train rides, carousels, swimming pools and so many other creative and interactive games for children between the ages of 1 to 10.
LM Review: Children cannot get enough of the fun factory, they continue to add new rides and interactive games that keeps the children interested. It is a nice easy place to have the children run around and use their energy. Visit their website for more information.
GET Arena is Nigeria’s first and only all encompassing entertainment, corporate, social, and adrenalin fueled establishment. It offers the one and only state of the art go kart track which surrounds the complex. Located in Oniru, Lagos.
LM Review – the arcade and the go kart rack is always a winner with the children who love the thrill whizzing around in their karts. Their food is quite tasty, also a great place for birthday parties. For more information visit their website.
Movies are always a fun time to hang out as a family. Be sure to check the movie ratings and ensure suitable for the children. FilmHouse Lekki, Genesis Cinemas located at the Palms and City Mall Onikan and Silverbird are some of the cinemas in Lagos.
LM Review – Movies are always a winner!
Dreamworld Africana is a family park in Lagos, that offers the entire family a day filled with fun, leisure and adventure. The bumper car pavilion a star attraction with children and adults. There is a roller coaster ride ideal for the entire family and there is a toddler play area.
LM Review – Dreamworld Africana offers something for the whole family, it is serene and has some activities that children of all ages can enjoy. You can also sit and enjoy a meal while the younger ones are entertained.