Parks and attraction for children
Lido is a restaurant and amusement park at the same time. The fact that there are no other permanent venues such as this close to the centre makes it the most popular haunt for children.
Home to 3,000 animals, aside from the invertebrates, the zoo welcomes nearly the same number of guests yearly and is one of the leading "green" organizations in Latvia. In 2002 zoo territory expanded by 3.5 hectares and its buildings began renovation as new open-air animal enclosures are built.
The history of the Riga Circus is almost 100 years old, and is the only permanent circus in the Baltics.
GO PLANET is the biggest and most modern active entertainment center in the Baltic countries.
In this large and modern building every fan of merriment and thrill can find something interesting among various attractions.
Amusement park named the Southern Park is situated in the very centre of Jurmala near the main promenade of the resort town - Jomas Street. The park is open from April till October.
Park offers entertainment seekers of active recreation, as well as restful relaxation. It is a great place of spending time with children, family and friends, a place for sport activities as well as place for just breathing fresh pine trees’ wood air. Park offers playgrounds for different age categories, rollerskating tracks and pedestrian roads, skatepark, streetball field, cafés, parking places and WC. It is open all year round.
Nature park Tervete - picturesque nature, rich cultural history, old times monuments and legacy of Latvian writer Anna Brigadere. Numerous walking paths lead to bridges, staircases and playgrounds.
In the Spice shopping center’s Lido kids can not only eat delicious food but also they can have a good time in the kids’ town - to take an almost-real train ride or to learn to drive a car in driving school for kids, to climb up the climbing frames and to jump on trampolines.