Shivers guaranteed!!

Things to do with the children for Halloween

Enjoy getting the shivers? Here's a small selection of organised activities for children and adults. Expect pumpkins, ghosts, vampires and shivers down the spine! 

Colton Sturgeon

At Besançon Citadel

Get the shivers on 31st October at the Citadel of Besançon which will be festooned for the occasion with pumpkins and cobwebs! Witches, ghosts and vampires invite you for a unique experience, in the daytime and into the night.

The afternoon event is open to all, with free admission for children and teenagers in fancy-dress!

The terrifying evening festivities are for teenagers and adults only!

Enjoy a host of activities, games, shows, workshops and an escape game as a number of scary characters are let loose in the Citadel...


Find out more 

Musée des Maisons Comtoises

At the Franche-Comté Houses Museum

From 18th October to 1st November, get the shivers at the museum of Franche-Comté Houses.

You'll probably come across some fantastic beasts, monsters and witches! Sign up for a tour, activity or show and prepare to feast your eyes!

Find out more 

Dino zoo

At the Dino Zoo

From 17th October to 1st November, the Dino Zoo will turn into a whole haunted park as the prehistoric residents are joined by pumpkins, ghosts and vampires.

Scarecrow maze, witches' food, camp fires, grilled marshmallows and pumpkins galore, for family fun, fits of laughter and shivers down the spine!

Find out more 


At the Polar Centre

On 30th October, come and spend the evening at the Polar Centre! 

The skating rink will be invaded by all sorts of halloween creatures, even the ice will be decorated for the occasion, and the atmospheric music will really give you the shivers. Not to be missed!

Want to know a secret? Ice-skate rentals will be free of charge for anyone in fancy-dress. So now you know what to do!

Find out more 


Maison Pasteur

At the Louis Pasteur Museum

Morph into a real-life witch or wizard during the Halloween holidays!

Sign up for the "school of witchcraft and wizardry" and try your hand at casting spells. After all, Halloween rhymes with magic! But there's a very fine line between magic and the science of illusion...

Wingardium Leviosa! 

Find out more

grottes du cerdon

At the Cerdon caves

On Saturday 31st October, come and join an extraordinary nighttime adventure! A map, a forest, and a few lives under your belt…

Your mission? To survive! Zombies are hot on your heels and the only way to escape them is to find a cave to hide in. But... will you be safe there?

Find out more

En résumé