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One day in Rome with 3 kids, aged 7,5 and 2

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One day in Rome with 3 kids, aged 7,5 and 2

We have one day mid-July in Rome with our three boys aged 7,5 and 2. Any suggestions to what we could do without bringing them to their knees?? Needs to be more about having a fun, interesting day at their level rather than at ours. That way we will all have a good time! thanks

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1. Re: One day in Rome with 3 kids, aged 7,5 and 2

Perhaps spend the day in the wonderful gardens around Villa Borghese? There are walkways and trails, a zoo (admission charged), a lake with paddleboats, you could rent a multi-person bike -- www.ascolbike.com/english-site/home-ing.html -- and tour about. There's a terrific view of Rome from the Pincio, overlooking Piazza del Popolo, just down the steps. If the kids can handle a short visit, the beautiful church of Santa Maria del Popolo is definitely worth a visit and contains several Caravaggios. Nearby the church is a small museum (admission charged) about Leonardo Da Vinci's inventions which the kids might like. At the center of the piazza is a great Egyptian obelisk and lion fountains. So, they could still get a little taste of Rome!

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2. Re: One day in Rome with 3 kids, aged 7,5 and 2

The above suggestion is particularly apt if the tourist sites are very hot and crowded, which they can be. They might also like to see things like: fineartamerica.com/featured/equestrain-statu…

3. Re: One day in Rome with 3 kids, aged 7,5 and 2

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