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Things to Do with Kids in Los Angeles

Los Angeles for Kids
Los Angeles may be better known for Hollywood glitz, crazy nightlife and out of control celebrities, but if I itemized every one, there are literally hundreds of things to do with kids in Los Angeles. since a list that long would be very tedious, I've chosen the most popular or unique activities for kids in Los Angeles and grouped them here by...

Family Entertainment in LA
A guide to live family entertainment in Los Angeles including children's theatre, concerts, comedy and more for ages 2 and up.

Disneyland for Beginners
All the basics for first-time visitors to Disneyland.

Aquarium of the Pacific Visitors Guide
A Visitors Guide to the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach, CA

Universal Studios Hollywood Visitors Guide
A Visitors guide to Universal Studios Hollywood

Children's TV Show Tickets
Attend a TV show taping with your children 10 and older.

The California Science Center
A visitors guide to the California Science Center, a great hands-on learning experience for the whole family.

American Girl Place Los Angeles
American Girl Place Los Angeles

Photo Walking Tour of El Pueblo de Los Angeles Historical Monument
A photo-illustrated walking tour of El Pueblo de Los Angeles Historic Monument at Olvera Street in Downtown LA.

Knott's Berry Farm
Just around the corner from Disneyland, this Southern California theme park is a winner with toddlers to teens, although hard-core thrill-seeking teens prefer Six Flags Magic Mountain.

Disney Soda Fountain and Studio Store
Kids can't resist this classic ice cream parlor stocked with Disney paraphernalia next to El Capitan Theatre.

Quick Culture: Art Appreciation Tours in Los Angeles
Customized art tours of the LA County Museum of Art and other venues, designed specifically for children.

Kidspace Museum in Pasadena
A great indoor/outdoor experience for kids in Pasadena

LACMA for Kids
Los Angeles County Museum of Art's special exhibits and programs for children.

Getty Villa Interactive Exhibits
Interactive hands-on exhibits for the whole family at the Getty Villa in Malibu

Griffith Observatory
Griffith Observatory and Planetarium is a great place for kids to learn about the stars.

El Capitan Theatre - Review
Going to the movies at Disney's El Capitan Theatre adds the magic of live theatre to the movie-going experience.

Madame Tussauds Hollywood
Guide to visiting Madame Tussauds Wax Museum at Hollywood & Highland in Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA

Six Flags Magic Mountain - Guide for visiting Six Flags Magic Mountain
Six Flags Magic Mountain is a right of passage for Southern California teenagers and a hit with daredevil teens from around the country with the most daring thrill rides in the area.

Los Angeles Swimming Stadium
Guide to the Los Angeles Swimming Stadium in Exposition Park, a public swimming facility that was originally built for the 1932 Summer Olympics.

Griffith Park
Visitor Guide to Griffith Park Los Angeles, from a classic carousel and pony rides to Travel Town train exhibit and miles of wilderness to explore.

Stress and Travel With Kids
How to reduce the stress of traveling with kids from About.com's Guide to Stress.

Traveling With Children - Activities to Pack When Traveling With Child
Tips for traveling with kids as a single parent from About.com's Guide to Single Parents, Jennifer Wolf

Tips for Travel With Young Kids
Tips for traveling with young children from About.com Family Vacations Guide Teresa Plowright.

Travel Safety Tips For Single Parents - Staying Safe While You Travel
Tips for single parents to keep your kids safe while traveling, from About.com's Guide for Single Parents, Jennifer Wolf.

Tantrums: Avoiding toddler tantrums during travel (or anytime)
Tips for avoiding toddler tantrums when you travel or any time.

LA Zoo
Los Angeles Zoo and Botanical Gardens is a medium-size zoo with a respectable collection of rare, exotic and endangered animals as well as some local species.

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