History of KidZania The story of KidZania started in Mexico City, the capital city of Mexico, to give kids a taste of the jobs of their dreams at an exclusive location where fun and education intersect. Opened for the first time in Santa Fe in 1999, KidZania operates today in 28 cities across 21 countries.
KidZania is one of the fastest growing kid’s interactive entertainment brands in the world. It is an interactive kids’ city combining inspiration, fun and learning through realistic role-play for children 0-14. Kids independently explore an 8,000 square foot kid-sized city with over 100 exciting careers that they can try.
Fueled by a child’s natural desire to create, explore and collaborate, KidZania is equal parts entertainment and education, making it one of the most progressive family entertainment concepts in the world today.
Through ultrarealistic role-play, children learn about different careers, the inner-workings of a city and the concept of managing money. Each experience is designed to empower kids, giving them the confidence to be their best selves, and inspiration to be great global citizens. KidZania has become a global phenomenon with numerous locations throughout the world.