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Playgrounds and attractions

” In Enkhuizen, children can enjoy playing, swimming, climbing and scrambling. There are plenty of opportunities! Experience the magic in Sprookjeswonderland or come and play in the nostalgic playground Kindervreugde. Come to Enkhuizen and be surprised! “

Top attractions in Enkhuizen

Out and about with children

A day out with the family

Fun things to do

Attractions galore in and around Enkhuizen! For young and old, small and large, there is something for everyone. Playing, swimming or tinkering, it’s all possible in Enkhuizen. The only thing left to do is to make a choice.Indoor leisure pool EnkhuizerzandRecreation pool Enkhuizerzand is a family pool with splashing swimming fun for the whole family. You will find a competition pool, recreation pool, whirlpool, water slide, paddling pool and much more.

In the vacations there is extra recreational swimming. All information about the opening hours of the pools can be found on the website of the swimming pool.

Hertenkamp Enkhuizen

Visitor center ‘Hertenkamp Enkhuizen’ is located in the middle of the Wilhelminaplantsoen. This is a unique place in Enkhuizen, where children and adults can come into contact with all kinds of farm animals, play and discover in nature. The tea garden overlooking the deer meadow, the petting zoo, the nature playground and the nature garden are free to visit. In addition to the free drop-in hours, a variety of activities are held throughout the year.

For information on the activities organized by the Hertenkamp Enkhuizen, opening hours and accessibility, please visit the Hertenkamp Enkhuizen website.


Sprookjeswonderland is an enchanting park for young families or grandparents with grandchildren. Peek inside the gnome houses, sail all by yourself in the Dobberbootjes, pet the goats and donkey in the petting zoo, come slide, spin and swing in the large playground, go on a stormy journey in swing ship ‘d Avontuur or fly with witch Hupsakee in the Hekspeditie!

Fairytale Wonderland is closed in the fall (from the autumn vacations), except for the annual winter opening around the Christmas vacations. The park is then completely transformed into winter atmospheres.

Playground Kindervreugde

Playground Kindervreugde has a train with wagon and coal wagon and a super high climbing net pyramid. But also the big slide, swings and seesaws make this playground worth a visit for young and old.

The playground is open from April 1 to October 31.

Attractions in the region

There is also plenty to do in the vicinity of Enkhuizen. In recreation area Het Streekbos, for example, you will find Volkssterrenwacht Orion and IVN Westfriesland in one building with restaurant IJgenweis. The Streekbos is also great for cycling or hiking. Or how about an adventurous nature experience in Klimpark Het Streekbos?

Fruit farm ‘t Keetje
Fruitkwekerij ‘t Keetje consists of a small fruit farm where you can pick your own fruit. For children there is a nice playground with a climbing/climbing course.

Recreation company Wat Aars
Miniature golf, billiard golf, curling and pool ball. That is possible at Wat Aars. Wat Aars is located in the municipality of Medemblik and has a beautifully landscaped new miniature golf park. Great for a fun day in the open air. Lovely relaxing for young and old!