Things to do in Beijing

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

Kid's eye view: Indoor skydiving at Shine Hill's Flying Experience
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Kid's eye view: Indoor skydiving at Shine Hill's Flying Experience

Time for takeoff

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Family-friendly Beijing events to book on Time Out Tickets now
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Family-friendly Beijing events to book on Time Out Tickets now

Searching for things to do with kids in Beijing? Look no further

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The best films at the cinema this week
Film

The best films at the cinema this week

A selection of the best movies currently screening in Beijing

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Beijing's best indoor play centres for kids of all ages
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Beijing's best indoor play centres for kids of all ages

Keep kids occupied indoors for hours as the mercury drops outdoors

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Winter in Beijing for families

The best ski destinations in Beijing
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The best ski destinations in Beijing

Strap on your skis and shred some snow this winter

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Time Out Family's Beijing winter checklist
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Time Out Family's Beijing winter checklist

We've rounded up eight of the must-do family outings for the winter season 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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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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Give something back with these volunteering opportunities
Living in Beijing

Give something back with these volunteering opportunities

Whatever cause you're interested in, there's a way to help in Beijing

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50 things to do in Beijing

50 things to do in Beijing
Visiting Beijing

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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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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Beijing's best shopping malls for families
Shopping

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
Visiting Beijing

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
Visiting Beijing

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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