Children’s events in London December 2016

Childrens events in London in December

Our guide to childrens events in London during December 2016.

Childrens event in London at Et at Royal Albert Hall

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Royal Albert Hall The Royal Albert Hall will be screening 'ET' on a giant HD screen, alongside a live performance of John Williams' score.
Theatre show in London: Best Ever Christmas Show at Wembley Arena

to Wembley Arena Help Jack Frost get Christmastown ready for Santa's arrival in 'The Best Ever Christmas Show', at Wembley Arena. This December will see Best Ever Christmas Show playing at the Wembley Arena.
 
Museum exhibition in London at Bank of England Museum

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to Bank of England Museum Take your kids to the Bank of England Museum this December and enjoy an afternoon of Christmas arts and crafts.
Childrens event in London at Father Christmas at Cadogan Hall

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Cadogan Hall Watch Raymond Briggs' 'Father Christmas' on a big screen, and listen to Jack Dee narrating 'Paddington Bear's First Concert'.
 
Childrens event in London at St. Martin-in-the-Fields

St. Martin-in-the-Fields St Martin-in-the-Fields will be putting on a Christmas carol concert by candlelight, especially for families and children.
Childrens event in London at Disney On Ice Frozen at O2 Arena

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to O2 Arena Disney on Ice's new skating show brings "Frozen" to The O2, with all your favourite characters and songs from the movie.
 
Classical music in London: Pokemon Symphonic Evolutions at Eventim Apollo

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to Eventim Apollo Pokemon comes to life on the big screen with music performed by the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra. December will see Pokemon Symphonic Evolutions playing at the Eventim Apollo in London.
Childrens event in London at St. Paul’s Cathedral

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St. Paul’s Cathedral Enjoy a Christmas Carol concert at St Paul's Cathedral, especially suitable for families and children.
 
Childrens event in London at Snowman at Cadogan Hall

Cadogan Hall Raymond Briggs "The Snowman" will be shown at Cadogan Hall, alongside a performance of 'We're Going On A Bear Hunt'.
Theatre show in London: Peppa Pig at Phoenix Theatre

 

to Phoenix Theatre Take your little kids to see "Peppa Pig's Surprise" and enjoy a lovely day with Peppa, George, and all their friends.
 
Musical in London: Mr Poppers Penguins at Criterion Theatre

to Criterion Theatre Mr and Mrs Popper are bringing their amazing family of puppet penguins to the Criterion Theatre for two weeks over Christmas.
Theatre show in London: Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs at Shaw Theatre

to Shaw Theatre This year's Christmas panto at the Shaw Theatre will be "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs".
 
Theatre show in London: Potted Panto at Garrick Theatre

to Garrick Theatre Dan and Jeff are back with seven shows in one -- managing to shoe-horn seven pantomimes into a single show!
Theatre show in London: Cinderella Panto at London Palladium

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to London Palladium Amanda Holden, Paul O'Grady and Julian Clary will be starring in the Christmas panto "Cinderella" at the London Palladium.
Childrens event in London at Benjamin Franklin House

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Benjamin Franklin House The Benjamin Franklin House will be throwing a little 18th-century style party for kids, with carols and wreath making.
Childrens event in London at Royal Observatory

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to Royal Observatory Watch a Planetarium show and then spend an evening looking at the stars with other astronomers at the Royal Observatory.
 
Theatre show in London: Dick Whittington at New Wimbledon Theatre

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to New Wimbledon Theatre WImbledon Theatre's Christmas panto this year l be "Dick Whittington", starring Matthew Kelly as Sarah the Cook.
Childrens event in London at London Olympia

to London Olympia London Chess Classic will feature ten of the world's best players competing live on stage, at the London Olympia.
 
Childrens event in London at Muppet Christmas Carol at Prince Charles Cinema

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to Prince Charles Cinema Prince Charles Cinema will be showing "The Muppet Christmas Carol" at one of their mad-cap sing-a-long nights.
Classical music in London: St. Martin-in-the-Fields

St. Martin-in-the-Fields Bring your kids to St Martin-in-the-Fields for a concert of singalong Christmas carols and seasonal classical music.
 
Theatre show in London: Sleeping Beauty Panto at Richmond Theatre

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to Richmond Theatre Maureen Lipman and CBeebies' Chris Jarvis will be starring in Richmond Theatre's Christmas panto, "Sleeping Beauty".
Childrens event in London at Museum of London Docklands

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to Museum of London Docklands Meet Father Christmas in a Victorian-themed grotto in the Sailortown gallery, at the Museum of London Docklands.
 
Childrens event in London at Trafalgar Square

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to Trafalgar Square Have you ever taken the time to see the switching-on ceremony for the Trafalgar Square Christmas tree, with carols?
Childrens event in London at Frozen at Prince Charles Cinema

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to Prince Charles Cinema Disney's animated classic "Frozen" is coming to the Prince Charles Cinema, in a special sing-a-long version for kids.
 
Theatre show in London: Sleeping Beauty Panto at Hackney Empire

to Hackney Empire The Hackney Empire's Christmas pantomime this year is "Sleeping Beaty", packed with songs, comedy and family fun. The theatre play Sleeping Beauty Panto will be on during Dec 2016, at the Hackney Empire.
Childrens event in London at Hampton Court Palace

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to Hampton Court Palace The Christmas ice-rink at Hampton Court has a spectacular backdrop — the front wing of Henry VIII's Tudor Palace.
 
Theatre show in London: Snowman at Peacock Theatre

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to Peacock Theatre Fly through the sky with the magical snowman, as the much-loved children's book "The Snowman" comes to the Peacock.
Childrens event in London at Royal Botanic Gardens

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to Royal Botanic Gardens Kew Garden's Christmas trail includes a tunnel of lights, a scented fire garden, and a North Pole village for Santa and his elves.
 
Theatre show in London: Aladdin Panto at Lyric Hammersmith

to Lyric Hammersmith This year's Christmas panto at the Lyric Hammersmith will be have magical carpet ride to the mystical east, in "Aladdin".
Theatre show in London: Peter Pan at Greenwich Theatre

to Greenwich Theatre Greenwich Theatre has chosen "Peter Pan" as this year's panto, which tells the tale of Peter, Wendy, Tinkerbell and Captain Hook. You can catch the popular theatre show Peter Pan at the Greenwich Theatre in December 2016.
 
Childrens event in London at Hyde Park Winter Wonderland at Hyde Park

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to Hyde Park Hyde Park will once again become a magical Winter Wonderland with ice skating and rides, a circus, and a Christmas market.
Museum exhibition in London at Star Wars at O2 Arena

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to O2 Arena 'Star Wars Identities' is a huge new exhibition at The O2 with 200 props, models, costumes and artworks from the movies.
 
Childrens event in London at Regent Street

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to Regent Street Regent Street always has some of the best Christmas lights in London, stretching from Oxford Street to Waterloo Place.
Childrens event in London at Somerset House

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to Somerset House Somerset House has got the prettiest rink in London, with a Christmas shopping arcade and decorated with a huge Christmas tree.
 
Childrens event in London at Tower of London

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to Tower of London The Tower of London's outdoor ice rink is back again for another year, set in the dry moat outside the castle walls.
Theatre show in London: Peter Pan at Olivier Theatre

Olivier Theatre The National Theatre will be bringing Peter Pan to London (via Neverland), with Tinkerbell, Tiger Lily and Captain Hook in tow. See the theatre show Peter Pan this December, at the Olivier Theatre in London.
 
 
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