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Entertainment for Children in Palermo (Self Guided), Palermo

Palermo is incredibly friendly to children and boasts a plethora of entertainment options for kids. So if you are looking for a fun day out in the sun with the family, check out the wide number of Palermo's entertainment options for the young ones.
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Entertainment for Children in Palermo Map

Guide Name: Entertainment for Children in Palermo
Guide Location: Italy » Palermo (See other walking tours in Palermo)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 5
Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.2 Km or 2.6 Miles
Author: Lilly
Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Geppetto e Co. Store
  • Pasticceria Martino
  • Cuticchio Figli D'Arte - Opera Dei Pupi
  • I Peccatucci di Mamma Andrea
  • Museo Internazionale delle Marionette
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Geppetto e Co. Store

1) Geppetto e Co. Store

The Geppetto e Co. Store specializes in products for children, all of which are made of wood. The store opened in 1998 with an owner who had a passion for designing and selling toys. The central concept of the store is to preserve the original (and very old) production of toys. Make sure you take your children here, they will absolutely love it.

Operation hours: Monday: 4 pm – 8 pm; Tuesday - Saturday: 9 am – 1 pm; 4 pm – 8 pm
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Pasticceria Martino

2) Pasticceria Martino

Pasticceria Martino is a family operated store that has passed down confectionery from generation to generation. The story of the shop began in 1960 and the store owners to this day claim to have preserved the old traditional recipes from their parents and grandparents. Their traditional chocolate Delizia Nera and Sette veli cakes are the best you'll taste.

Operation hours: Tuesday - Sunday: 7 am – 8:30 pm.
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Cuticchio Figli D'Arte - Opera Dei Pupi

3) Cuticchio Figli D'Arte - Opera Dei Pupi

Cuticchio Figli D'Arte - Opera Dei Pupi is a theater and is widely regarded as the most beloved cultural central on the entire island. Despite a turbulent past, the puppets as well as marionettes have been preserved and the performances are still among the best entertainment you will find.
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I Peccatucci di Mamma Andrea

4) I Peccatucci di Mamma Andrea

I Peccatucci di Mamma Andrea is a unique shop considering its history and the foundation of its purpose. Established in 1989, directly in the center of town, I Peccatucci di Mamma Andrea was created by a loving mother who wanted to share her delicious sweets with the rest of the city. All the products sold there are baked with raw materials and from original Sicilian recipes.

Operation hours: Monday: 4 pm – 7:30 pm; Tuesday - Saturday: 9 am – 1 pm, 4 pm – 7:30 pm.
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Museo Internazionale delle Marionette

5) Museo Internazionale delle Marionette (must see)

Museo Internazionale delle Marionette is an astonishing eight hundred square meter (two floors) museum which specializes in the collection of puppets as well as marionettes from around the world. The well stocked video library allows children to reveal the theatrical performances of different cultures and traditions. Guided tours also available.

Operation hours: Tuesday - Saturday:10 am - 6 pm; Monday, Sunday: 10 am- 2 pm.

Walking Tours in Palermo, Italy

Create Your Own Walk in Palermo

Create Your Own Walk in Palermo

Creating your own self-guided walk in Palermo is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Palermo Introduction Walk

Palermo Introduction Walk

Palermo is one of the most famous and well visited cities in Italy. Located in the north of the Sicilian Isle and directly on the shore of the Mediterranean, the city is magnificently designed and constructed. Here you will find a plethora of architectural masterpieces such as old churches, governmental buildings, and various monuments. Follow this orientation walk to explore the best attractions...  view more

Tour Duration: 3 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 5.2 Km or 3.2 Miles
The Palaces of Palermo

The Palaces of Palermo

The palaces of Palermo were and still are a fine manifestation of the historical life of the Palermo region. Amazingly, some of these great palaces still stand while have struggled to retain their original form from centuries earlier. The story of each palace is a terrific visual behind Palermo's rich cultural heritage.

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.7 Km or 2.9 Miles
Palermo Daily Life

Palermo Daily Life

A daily walk around Palermo, especially on the first day visiting, will surely raise your excitement and eagerness to learn more about this fantastic wonderland. Rarely will one find a town with such a culture, history, and architecture as Palermo.

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.7 Km or 1.7 Miles
Palermo Religious Buildings (Part 2)

Palermo Religious Buildings (Part 2)

Religion is central to the culture of Italy. Thus, the city of Palermo features a wide variety of religious institutions including churches, cathedrals, and temples. Journey down the part two of Palermo's religious buildings tour and enjoy the sights.

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.8 Km or 1.1 Miles
Palermo Religious Buildings (Part 1)

Palermo Religious Buildings (Part 1)

Religion has always played an important role in the lives of the Italian people. Thus, it is little wonder that the great city of Palermo features a plethora of churches, cathedrals, and temples. Here is the first part of Palermo's religious buildings walking tour.

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.2 Km or 1.4 Miles
Palermo Museums and Art Galleries

Palermo Museums and Art Galleries

The Museums and the Art Galleries of Palermo are brilliant venues that adequately conserve the rich and beautiful history of this fine city. Wander through the streets of Palermo, venture into these museums and art galleries, and discover the cultural heritage of the city.

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.2 Km or 2.6 Miles