Smart ideas for busy kids : our top 10 for Autumn holidays.

Smart ideas for busy kids : our top 10 for Autumn holidays.

Autumn holidays have just started, Halloween is coming and the weather outside is soooo cold and rainy!!.So one question comes to every mum’s mind : ” how to keep the kids busy for two holiday weeks???”

We’ve selected for you workshops, exhibitions and shows that will be a great occasion for playing, learning and sharing good moments with your kids… while keeping warm!


Tech Kids Academy’s workshops

If your kid is mad about Minecraft, these workshops are made for him! A great way to learn all about digital technology, coding, conception and modeling,…

Just near RER A , in St Germain-en-Laye. From Tuesday to Friday (10 am to 7 pm) and Saturday (10 am to 5 pm). 

During holidays, the Academy proposes workshops about how th create video games with Scratch and WeDO Lego and workshops about 3D modeling. You can directly suscribe on their  website.

Make your own ghetto blaster


A perfect way to learn to our kids this typical Eighties sound of music! During three sessions, this workshop teaches kids how to make a card ghetto-blaster that will work thanks an MP3 player ad a Jack plug.

From Monday, October 26th to Wednesday 28th, in the Porte Dorée Palace

This Museum is full of activities and workshops for kids during holidays! A goldmine! Tales reading, museum visits, workshops that will make our kids deeply think about who a migrant is and what immigration means… Thoughtful and topical!

Palais de la Porte Dorée – Musée de l’histoire de l’immigration.
293, avenue Daumesnil – 75012 Paris

Van Cleef & Arpels workshops

For kids from 5 to 16 years-old. Wonderful workshops that will teach your kids how to create a jewel a treasure box, a clock… A great occasion to discover this wonderful craft!

Workshops are free, but places are limited.

You can call the Van Cleef and Arpels School for more information: 01 70 70 36 42

ÉCOLE Van Cleef & Arpels – 31 rue Danielle Casanova, 75001 Paris.


Experience climate at the EDF Fund

In this new exhibition about artificial climates, you will experience, feel and think about climate : a very rich and intense moment! You will learn how to make a thunderbolt, you will cross clouds,… and lot of other wonderful experiences.

Climats artificiels
From October 4th, 2015 to February, 28, 2016. Espace Fondation EDF, 6 rue Récamier 75007 Paris (Métro Sèvres-Babylone). From Tuesday to Sunday, 12 am to 7 pm. Free.

The new  Musée de l’Homme

What is more fascinating and mysterious for our kids than human History? Prehistoric men and mummies are the captivating topics you can find at Le Musée de L’Homme so as to answer this fundamental question : ‘where do we come from?”

Musée de L’homme, 17, Place du Trocadéro Paris 16 –
Tarif Plein : 10€, tarif Réduit : 8€, billetterie en ligne 


Joseph d’Anvers at  Trois Baudets’ 

With this show called « Chiens de tous poils » (Dogs of every kind), singer Joseph d’Anvers gives our kids a complete show, mixing video and music in a pop rock atmosphere.

From Tueday, 27th to Saturday, October 31st.
 11 am to 12 pm, from 2 to 6 years-old. 
Les Trois Baudets

The puppets building

A stunning lodge has just been set up on the Paris City Hall square. Inside this ecological building, kids can assist exhibitions, shows, like the puppets’ one. This participative  show  makes kids think how to create a more ecological habitat.

Every weekend, from October 24th to december 20 th
At 11pm  ( Duration : 1h30)
Please subscribe at :
 8 euros per kid.

More information on  Pavillon Circulaire‘s website.

Mune French picture

Let’s discover Mune, a little moon’s  guardian! Poetic, funny and moving! A lovely picture for all the family members.


The Arch Climbing in London

One of the most beautiful climbing rooms there, in London, in an old biscuit factory! Lots of circuits and experiences. Children have to be accompanied by an adult.

The Biscuit Factory – 100 Clements Road – London – SE16 4DG

See you on Wednesday for an ‘At home with’  interview that will convey us in Lyon, in the South of France… Lots of good tips and addresses to come!

Wish you lovely holidays!



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