With six whole weeks to fill, it can often be difficult to keep the kids entertained throughout the summer holidays.
But don’t panic, there are a whole host of exciting and family friendly activities, attractions and fun-filled days out in London that your little ones (and big kids too!) will love! Trust us, you will never hear the words “I’m bored” come out of their mouths.
From open air cinemas, outdoor adventure parks and museums through to festivals, free performances and indoor play facilities, you will find a number of great things to do and see in London that will impress your toughest critics!
And because we work in the heart of the capital, we are in tune with everything that is going on, or is worth a visit during the long, six-week holidays. We’ve created a guide outlining our top five places to take the kids in London this summer!
The Making of Harry Potter – Warner Bros Studio Tour London
If you’re a fan of Harry Potter, the Warner Bros Studio Tour London provides the perfect opportunity to immerse yourself in the magical world of the most successful film series of all time.
Offering a unique opportunity to step behind the scenes and explore the different sets including Dumbledore’s office, 4 Privet Drive and Hogwarts Dining room, you will also be able to enjoy a number of unique experiences at the attraction including riding a broomstick on a green screen.
Spilt into several different ‘worlds’, LEGOLAND is the ultimate day out that the entire family can enjoy.
Whether you spend your day exploring the attraction’s many amazing Lego creations, kick back and watch a 4D movie or let the kids burn off some energy at Legoland’s many adventure playgrounds, you’re sure to make some fantastic family memories that will last a lifetime.
Recognised as one of London’s most famous landmark attractions, Buckingham Palace offers a number of kid-friendly audio tours that will introduce your little ones to Britain’s fascinating history.
Allowing you to get up close and personal with some of the world’s fiercest animals, London Zoo is home to a number of exciting wildlife habitats including the Land of the Lions, the Tiger Territory, Penguin Beach, the Reptile House and Gorilla Kingdom.
London Sea Life Aquarium
With its 17 themed zones, Atlantic and Pacific Ocean habitats, as well as the Ocean Tunnel, rainforest fish tanks and Antarctic section featuring Gentoo penguins, London Sea Life Aquarium will allow you to your kids to meet the many creatures of the deep.