KidZania is an interactive child-sized city which combines inspiration, fun and learning through realistic role play for children aged four to fourteen. Kids independently explore a child-sized city and have over 60 exciting establishments to visit which each offer a unique role play opportunity. There are a core number of anchor establishments, which include a Bank, Hospital, Supermarket, Department Store, Post Office, Police Station, Fire Station, Airline, and Theatre and these are present in all the KidZania’s worldwide, and each of the 60 establishments has its’ own partnership/sponsorship opportunities.
By blending education with entertainment, KidZania provides an authentic and powerful developmental experience, preparing children to understand and manage their real world. Through each activity, children learn about financial literacy, careers, team work, independence, self-esteem and real-life skills.
KidZania London is scheduled to open early 2015 and is currently in the construction phase and will be located within the prestigious shopping mall, Westfield London, located at Shepherd’s Bush W12.
With 11 locations in eight countries and expanding into markets such as U.S., Bangkok, Kuwait and more. KidZania is one of the most inventive and fastest growing kid’s edutainment concepts in the world. KidZania, Inc., headquartered in Mexico, was founded in 1997, opened its first park in 1999, and is privately held. – less