7 inspirations to "explore and discover" during the holidays

This is how you and your children replenish your strength in summer

Article was written on 07.07.2020 by Philipp.

During the summer holidays there is no timetable, no subjects, no school bell, no chairs and tables. Every day is now a new adventure. Lots of time of your own to hang out with friends, go on excursions and get to know new things.

7 inspirations to "explore and discover" during the holidays

Children should also be able to explore and discover in the Corona year during the long holidays. To a large extent independently, they strengthen their personality through play. In our parents' hotline library we have put together offers that are perfect food for long stories after the holidays.

With the help of the parents' hotline library you will come out of the summer holidays stronger

With the help of the categories, you can choose exactly what your children are most interested in. In addition, you can use our filtering feature to customize the library to your children's ages. We've looked at everything and divided it into age groups for you. So you can always see exactly what you like.

Of course, we also have our favourites and sometimes even a nudge in the right direction is enough. That's why there are 7 inspirations from different regions to take along on the way. Summer holiday offers that take place despite Corona, but with hygiene rules. Also included are activities for the whole family, where all members can contribute equally.

Maybe you can find similar offers in your area?

7 inspirations for a varied summer holiday

Inspiration 1: "SpieloFEZien" in Berlin (Games).

  • Throughout the summer holidays, the programme is based on the motto "cheeky, wild and outside". Children can enjoy their playfulness at very different stations.
  • Tickets can be purchased online
  • Hygiene rules: There is a limited number of visitors per time slot and playing is only allowed in small groups

Inspiration 2: "Summer holidays at the Brandenburg State Archaeological Museum

  • Children are allowed to work here with their hands and try their hand at old handicraft techniques. For example they make their own copper jewellery.
  • Tickets can be bought at the cash desk
  • Hygiene rules: It is mandatory to wear mouth and nose protection everywhere

Inspiration 3: "The Dinosaur Park" in Lower Saxony

  • The Münchehagen Open-Air Museum is Germany's largest scientific adventure and theme park with 230 lifelike dinosaur figures.
  • Tickets can be bought at the cash desk
  • Hygiene rules: There may be waiting times due to the limited number of visitors

Inspiration 4: "Science Summer" of the German Museum in Bavaria (Science buzzer).

  • Open-air programme with scientific demonstrations, lectures and interactive activities.
  • Tickets are only available online
  • Hygiene rules: Limited number of visitors. Mouth and nose protection is compulsory in closed rooms.

Inspiration 5: "Geo-Caching for families" in Baden-Württemberg

  • The modern treasure hunt is offered in many places. Among others in the Black Forest and at Lake Constance.
  • Tickets can be booked on site or online
  • Hygiene rules: Keep a large distance to other groups

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Inspiration 6: "Ask Finn" - websites to discover and educational videos for home

  • fragFINN.de is a search engine for children. There only child-fair, examined Internet sides are found. The child Internet sides are placed thereby in the search results completely above.

Inspiration 7: "Little Scientists" - The world is your laboratory (Little explorers).

  • The "Stiftung Haus der kleinen Forscher" offers a child-friendly website here, where everything revolves around everyday questions: "How do I pack my suitcase" or "where does plastic come from?" children can ask themselves and then either answer the question themselves, or cheat on the solution right after it has been found.

We always look at all offers ourselves and choose exactly what we believe will awaken the discoverers in your children. Our library is constantly updated and it is constantly expanding. So feel free to drop by from time to time!

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