Children’s events in London January 2017

Childrens events in London in January

Our guide to childrens events in London during January 2017.

Childrens event in London at Chinatown

PickFree 

Chinatown Celebrate the Chinese New Year in London, with a big parade through Chinatown, and entertainment at Trafalgar Square.
Museum exhibition in London at Alexandra Palace

to Alexandra Palace The London Model Engineering Exhibition has everything from model trains and railways, to tanks, trucks, boats and planes.
 
Childrens event in London at Nba Basketball at O2 Arena

Pick

O2 Arena NBA basketball comes to London when the Denver Nuggets take on the Indiana Pacers in a regular season game.
Childrens event in London at Hackney Marshes

Free

Hackney Marshes Hackney Marshes is the home of Sunday league football, with over 70 matches played between dozens of amateur teams.
 
Childrens event in London at Royal Observatory

Pick

to Royal Observatory Watch a Planetarium show and then spend an evening looking at the stars with other astronomers at the Royal Observatory.
Childrens event in London at Medieval Banquet

Pick

Medieval Banquet Come and enjoy a medieval banquet alongside English knights, singing minstrels, and the great King Henry VIII himself.
 
Childrens event in London at Royal Observatory

PickCheap

Royal Observatory The Royal Observatory's daily "Sky Tonight" show at the Planetarium will show you what will be visible in the sky tonight.
Childrens event in London at Chelsea at Chelsea FC, Stamford Bridge

Chelsea FC, Stamford Bridge Walk in the footballing footsteps of your Chelsea heroes on a guided tour of Stamford Bridge and the Chelsea Museum.
 
Childrens event in London at Arsenal at Arsenal FC, Emirates Stadium

 

Arsenal FC, Emirates Stadium Walk in the footsteps of your Arsenal heroes on a guided tour of the Emirates Stadium, the pitch, and the Arsenal Museum.
Childrens event in London at Wembley Stadium

Pick

Wembley Stadium Join a Wembley Stadium Tour and see the changing rooms, the pitch, and climb up to the Royal Box and lift the FA Cup.
 
Childrens event in London at London Duck Tours

Pick 

London Duck Tours Enjoy an amazing amphibious adventure by both land and sea... with one of London Duck Tours sightseeing boats.
Childrens event in London at The Emirates Air Line (Cable Car)

PickCheap 

The Emirates Air Line (Cable Car) This cable car offers fantastic views as it carries you across the Thames from The O2 to the ExCel Centre in five minutes.
 
Childrens event in London at Hampton Court Palace

Pick

Hampton Court Palace Take your kids to Hampton Court Palace and spend a spooky night listening to some spine-tingling ghost stories.
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.
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

Pick

to London Palladium Amanda Holden, Paul O'Grady and Julian Clary will be starring in the Christmas panto "Cinderella" at the London Palladium.
 
Theatre show in London: Dick Whittington at New Wimbledon Theatre

Pick

to New Wimbledon Theatre WImbledon Theatre's Christmas panto this year l be "Dick Whittington", starring Matthew Kelly as Sarah the Cook.
Theatre show in London: Sleeping Beauty Panto at Richmond Theatre

Pick

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 Trafalgar Square

PickFree 

to Trafalgar Square Have you ever taken the time to see the switching-on ceremony for the Trafalgar Square Christmas tree, with carols?
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.
 
Childrens event in London at Hampton Court Palace

Pick

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

Pick 

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

Pick

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. Peter Pan will be playing in London in Jan, during its run at the Greenwich Theatre.
Childrens event in London at Hyde Park Winter Wonderland at Hyde Park

Pick 

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

Pick

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

PickFree

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

Pick 

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

Pick

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.
 
Childrens event in London at Bond Street

Free

Bond Street Bond Street is one of the poshest shopping streets in in London, and they always have some of the poshest decorations too!
Childrens event in London at Oxford Street

PickFree

to Oxford Street The Oxford Street switch-on ceremony is always one of the biggest, and this year they're shutting the street to traffic.
 
Childrens event in London at Canary Wharf

Pick

to Canary Wharf An outdoor ice rink in the shadow of the Canary Wharf skyscrapers, with a perimeter path made of fir trees and fairy lights.
Childrens event in London at Namco Funscape

Namco Funscape The Namco Centre has has three floors of arcade games, bowling lanes, bumper-cars, pool tables, sports TV and a bar.
 
Childrens event in London at BFI IMAX Cinema

Pick

BFI IMAX Cinema Go and watch a 3D-movie at the BFI IMAX with state-of-the-art surround sound, and the largest cinema screen in the UK.
Childrens event in London at Natural History Museum

Pick

to Natural History Museum The Natural History Museum always has one of the best outdoor ice rinks, decorated with a huge tree and fairy lights.
 
 
Look for events in the previous month
Kids events in London in December 2016
Look for events in the next month
Kids events in London during February 2017
 
Copyright © 2017 London Drum. All rights reserved · Contact London Drum · Privacy policy / Terms of use / Cookies

By category

just in January

By day

just kid’s events

By month

just kid’s events

By venue

Find events

Custom dates

London Pass

Save some money with London Pass Cheap entry into London attractions

London Pass

Learn more about London Pass

> Save moneyFree or discounted entry into top attractions

> Save timeJump the longest queues with Fast Track entry

Oyster card

Get an Oyster for the cheapest fares The easiest way to travel in London

Oyster card

Buy Oyster Cards Buy travelcardsBuy an Oyster card

> Save moneyGet the cheapest fares on London transport

> Easy to usePay as you go credit on the buses, boats and underground trains

Cheap tickets

Buy theatre tickets

Guide book

Have you seen our London book?

London guidebook

Read a free sample of our 2017 edition

Get the ebook

Amazon.com$3.99

Amazon.co.uk£2.99

Get the paperback

Amazon.com$15.99

Amazon.co.uk£11.99

Honest reviews of London’s landmarks and attractions

Money saving tips things to do for free and cheap days out

Useful information with opening times, prices, photos, maps

London blog

Read our review:
Changing the Guard, at Buckingham Palace

This is what the final five minutes of Armageddon is going to be like, with everyone crushed up against the Pearly Gates… more

Read our review:
Household Cavalry Museum

If I told you that there's a museum 500 feet from Downing Street with some horses and a stable inside, then you'd probab… more

Read our review:
No.11 -- London's cheapest sightseeing bus

London sightseeing buses (the open-top ones with a guide at the front) are ridiculously expensive these days. A family o… more

Read our review:
Banqueting House

I have a theory that you can gauge the age of a person solely by the kind of artwork they like. It's a bit like counting… more

Read our review:
Threadneedles

Somebody needs to totally revamp the hotel rating system in London because if the Andaz can call itself a five then this… more

Read our review:
Primrose Hill

The first time you clap eyes on Primrose Hill you'll kid yourself into thinking it's an easy climb. From the ground it's… more

Visitor Oyster cards