Autumn holidays in Eindhoven: kids activities

It’s almost time for autumn holidays! There are plenty of fun activities in Eindhoven this week, we selected a couple highlights for you. From travelling back in time at the PreHistorisch Dorp to participating in the greatest sports camp of the year. Happy holidays!

Boekenberg Eindhoven | October 13

Aaargh, did you see that? Someone has pooped on the little mole his head. Who will help him find out who did this? The little mole comes along with the poop in the Boekenberg to visit and read from his book. Are you gonna be there? Dutch spoken.


Discover the beginning of Dutch Design  | October 13 until 28

Designing has always been popular, even in Prehistoric and Medieval times tough blacksmiths designed with ambition. Our early Dutch ancestors chopped the very first canoes from tree trunks thousands of years ago. Participate in one of the many workshops and design your own 16th century pottery, or authentically decorate stones with some of the most beautiful historical patterns.

PreHistorisch Dorp

Mini Marathon | October 14

The Mini Marathon is especially for young sports lovers from across the country. Together with friends, classmates, teammates, parents or grandparents you can run 5km of the real Marathon Eindhoven course.

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Prentenboekjesfestival | October 14

The Prentenboekjesfestival brings together the world of theater and children's books. The Philipszaal and the Kameleon will turn into a cheerful Picture Book City, full of well-known characters from beautiful picture books. Before and after the performances, children are welcome to play in the Picture Book City. Dutch spoken.


Museum Kids Factory | October 13 until 19

During the Museum Kids Factory kids can actively get to work with technique. Experimenting with electronics, soldering, 3D printing and drawing, looking through virtual glasses, discovering how an electronic circuit works, or… playing with a nice collection of Philiform, the building blocks of Philips in the 70s. There’s a lot to do!

Philips Museum

Multi Sport & Fun Autumn | October 15 until 17

The coolest sports week of the year! It might rain, hail, be windy or muddy, but we still go outside. Urban, outdoor, freestyle with all bells and whistles. Three days full of sports with your friends at the coolest sports camp of the year.


Vakantiekriebels at CKE | October 17 until 19

Are you the younger version of Beyoncé or can you dance like Timor Steffens? Then join this fun children's holiday project. Within three days you will learn the performance Oceana, full of music, dance, games and visual art/decor. On the last day you will perform for family and friends!