40+ Fun Things to Do with Kids in Los Angeles

The best way to experience the city of Los Angeles is through your child’s eyes. Los Angeles is a great city for families, and there are so many fun things to do with kids.

We have compiled 40+ of the best activities for kids in LA. Whether you’re looking for something educational or just want to go on a fun adventure, this list has it all!

Los Angeles Zoo

The world famous Los Angeles Zoo is home to animals from all over the globe, with more than 400 species represented on 3200 acres.

Cayton Children’s Museum

Dedicated to providing opportunities for children and families to have fun exploring what life was like in the past.

Queen Mary

The Queen Mary has been host to celebrities such as Marilyn Monroe, Ray Charles, Frank Sinatra, Bob Hope and President Harry S Truman.

Universal Studios Hollywood

With thrilling theme park rides and shows, a real working movie studio, Los Angeles’ best shops at CityWalk and cinemas – it is time to make your way here!

Pacific Park at the Santa Monica Pier

Pacific Park is a family-friendly amusement park that has 12 thrilling rides, including the West Coaster and Pacific Wheel.

Take a day trip to Long Beach 

Long Beach is one of the most diverse and picturesque coasts in Southern California.

California Science Center

The California Science Center is a world-class educational resource with hands-on, interactive exhibits and model education and outreach programs. 

Petersen Automotive Museum

When you visit the Petersen Automotive Museum, your eyes will be enchanted by a collection of over 400 cars.