Things to do in Tuscany when the weather is not good
Whatever the age of your children, in this page you will find some useful tips with things to do with children even if it rains or the weather is bad, choosing between fun or culture-oriented activities and suitable for the whole family.
Indoor areas for young children
I Tre Porcellini Park
Located on the road that from Castelfiorentino lead to Certaldo, the Tre Porcellini park is a clean and air-conditioned indoor area of 600 sqm, where children can play in freedom and security.
Under the careful control of a playmate, children can climb and jump on inflatables, have fun with coin-operated games or in the ball pool.
Il Paese dei Saltasù
On an area of 1000 sqm., the “Paese dei Saltasù” is a children’s playground for children up to 10 years old, fully covered and air-conditioned, where children can have fun with slides, jump trampoline and inflatable.
The “Paese dei Saltasù” is located at the Omnia Center in Prato, where you can find a wide choice of shops of all kinds, a supermarket, bars and restaurants.
Dozens of pools with many species of animals, a submarine tunnel and a special touch tank are just some of the amazing things to see at Livorno Aquarium that will catapult you into discovering the underwater world.
You will be able to know the “zebra” shark, sea turtles, and scorpion fish, as well as sea eagles, green mullet and “surgeon fish” all in a building at few steps from the sea overlooking the famous “Mascagni terrace”.
Cultural activities for children
The Leonardian Museum is located in Vinci, a medieval village less than an hour’s drive from Montaione, where you can spend a day with the whole family.
Thanks to the models of machines and digital animations, children and teenagers will be able learn about all the works of Leonardo inventor, scientist and engineer: from flying to navigation, to warcraft projects to optics experiments.
Learn by playing. Drawing on ceramics is an opportunity for children to learn about painting techniques and become small master craftsmen. An original and fun opportunity to stimulate their creativity.