By Parents, for Parents in Madrid is a resource for English-speaking families in Madrid that gives honest, clear advice to help create memories and treasured moments. Whether you live and work in the capital, or just here on vacation, we have lots of recommendations of child-friendly and family-friendly things to do in Madrid.

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Our blog has tons of information about activities for families, as well as for mums-to-be so keep up to date with everything you can do in Madrid with children.

Get to know the Kids in Madrid family!

We have lots of people that make Kids in Madrid the go-to source of information for families in Madrid. Here are just a few of them…

Natasha and Jack2

Natasha Mason, originally from the UK, has been in Spain for nearly 15 years and is mum to Jack, who was born in 2008. She runs a successful business and also has a Spanish school for kids and teens in Madrid.


Dominique has been a staff writer for Kids in Madrid for over five years. She has lived in Madrid for 18 years, is married to a Spaniard and has two bilingual and bicultural children so she is well-placed to advise. Furthermore, her love of Madrid is contagious!

Louise photo with Fia

Louise, originally from Ireland, has called Madrid home since 2013 and had her first baby (a little girl called Sofia) in July 2018. Louise is a freelance writer and dog trainer (Doctor Loulittle) and you can follow her journey as a mum on Instagram.

Rosie and Tillie2

Rosie Hegarty, originally from the UK, has been in Spain since 2013 and is auntie to Tilly, Finn and Charlotte. She works in marketing and spends her time out and about finding the best places to go in Madrid.