What to do with Children in Tow
Kids can visit the following places when in Rome:
Time Elevator: A ride in this time machine will enable you to see, hear and experience great moments in the 3000 years of Roman History. It is a one-hour high-tech virtual show through which you can explore Rome from the ancient times, through the Renaissance period, till the modern times. The show ends in an aerial flight over Rome. This sensational experience is a must-see for all tourists visiting Rome.
Address: Via SS Apostoli, 20
(Via del Corso Corner n. 260)
Museo Explora: This museum is located in 'Spazio Flaminio' where a child can enjoy the exhibitions up close. The museum has adopted a very unique way to promote learning and understanding of whatever is visible to the audience, through activities, games and socialization.
Timings: Weekdays- 9:30am to 11:30am and 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Sat, Sun, Holidays- 10:00am to 12 noon and 3:00pm to5:00pm
Via Flaminia, 80 Tel: 063613776
Museo dei Presepi: This museum has a more traditional and religious aura to it and has a huge collection of the native representations of the Catholic alternative to the Christmas tree, from nearly every corner of the globe.
Open on Wednesdays and Saturdays only from 5 to 8 p.m., (except during the Christmas holidays, when it's open daily, from 5 to 8 p.m. and you can enter free of cost.)