They would then go to the bank to open an a/c, and got issued with an ATM card. It was a taste of the grown up world in a ‘city’ built for kids. The kids could pick from nearly 90 activities while in the ‘city’ They earned KidZos currency while performing the tasks, and the money was kept in the KidZania bank for them to spend at the gift shop and on non-free KidZania activities. (Wiki)
First opened in Mexico in 1999, it is now available at 9 locations in 7 countries around the world.
KidZania, Oh boy!
What real fun being adults
We are big boys now!
(A haiku for the occasion)
During the recent school holidays, Norman and Kimie (read: grandchildren) got the fun of their life when we brought them to experience what KidZania was all about. Since the attraction had just been opened there was a bit of a crowd. Queuing up took a lot of time and they could only 'play' a few of them.
Image:1 Kimie (on the left) and Norman got their first taste of the KidZania phenomena. Here they were at the computer at the CSI working out on their case
More on the KidZania at Wiki's!
Submitted to d'Verse OpenLinkNights week #36