Things to do in Beijing

Make the most of Beijing with the family with events, parks, museums and kids entertainment

The ultimate Beijing bucket list for families
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The ultimate Beijing bucket list for families

Don't miss the moments that make this city unforgettable

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Family-friendly Beijing staycation ideas
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Family-friendly Beijing staycation ideas

Top places to holiday without venturing far from home

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The Time Out Family blind play date: A mini review of inKIDS with Line Friends
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The Time Out Family blind play date: A mini review of inKIDS with Line Friends

Cute social app characters come to life at this CBD indoor play centre

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Do try this at home: Mindfulness activities for kids
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Do try this at home: Mindfulness activities for kids

Keep calm and get crafty with these counsellor-recommended activities

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Autumn in Beijing for families

7 of the best places to see autumn leaves in Beijing
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7 of the best places to see autumn leaves in Beijing

Top locations to see autumn leaves in Beijing and beyond

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Three spots to go boating in Beijing
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Three spots to go boating in Beijing

Take the entire family out boating at these three spots in Beijing

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Day trip ideas for thrill-seeking families
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Day trip ideas for thrill-seeking families

Get your family squealing with delight at these fun attractions

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Beijing's best city parks
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Beijing's best city parks

Enjoy the outdoors without traveling out of the city at one of these parks

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Beijing's best theme parks
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Beijing's best theme parks

Everything from high-rolling thrills to cool water park chills

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50 things to do in Beijing

50 things to do in Beijing
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50 things to do in Beijing

Whether you're in Beijing for 72 hours or a decade, don't miss the 50 best things to do in the city

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Indoor activities

The Time Out Family Blind Play date

The Time Out Family Blind Play date

We sent two families on a blind (play)date in Beijing. Was it fun at first sight?

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Best indoor play centres
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Best indoor play centres

Ball pools, sand pits, mini-rides, skating field and more

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Beijing's best shopping malls for families
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Beijing's best shopping malls for families

Play areas, family-friendly restaurants and baby-changing facilities

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Beijing's best museums
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Beijing's best museums

A complete guide to the city's museums whether you want to discover art, history or bees

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Beijing by neighbourhood

Family area guide: CBD
Living in Beijing

Family area guide: CBD

The CBD area has some tranquil green spots amidst the glitz

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Family area guide: Lido and Wangjing
Living in Beijing

Family area guide: Lido and Wangjing

An ideal half-way house between downtown and the suburbs

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Family area guide: Chaoyang Park West
Living in Beijing

Family area guide: Chaoyang Park West

A spacious and safe mini-suburbs close to Sanlitun

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Family area guide: Sanlitun
Living in Beijing

Family area guide: Sanlitun

24-hour district Sanlitun is packed with restaurants and entertainment

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Family area guide: Shunyi
Living in Beijing

Family area guide: Shunyi

Popular with families looking for spacious housing and nature nearby

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Time Out's ultimate Beijing guides

Time Out's ultimate guide to Beijing's Forbidden City
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Time Out's ultimate guide to Beijing's Forbidden City

Our step-by-step breakdown of Beijing's Forbidden City

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Time Out's ultimate guide to Beijing's Summer Palace
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Time Out's ultimate guide to Beijing's Summer Palace

Our walkthrough tour of the spectacular palace's biggest and best sights

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Time Out's ultimate guide to the Great Wall of China in Beijing

Time Out's ultimate guide to the Great Wall of China in Beijing

All you need to know, from choosing your section to getting there

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