The Museo Civico di Zoologia will celebrate carnevale on Sun 26 Feb with face painting for children, 10.30-12.30. Kids can choose to be made up like animals found in the museum. Tickets cost 10 and booking is essential. Tel. 0632609200.
At the Bioparco, meanwhile, and also on Sun 26 Feb, children who have created masks out of recycled materials representing native Italian fauna can enter free of charge and participate in a grand carnival party. 9.30-17.00, 8.50 adults, 6.50 concessions.