Kid’s days out in London

Great family days out in London. Take your children to London Zoo, meet the stars at Madame Tussauds, see some ghouls at the London Dungeon, or take them on the London Eye.

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Days out in London for kids

> Battersea Park Kid’s Zoo
Battersea Park Children's Zoo has a collection of monkeys, meerkats, birds, and farmyard animals.
> BFI IMAX Cinema
The London BFI IMAX Cinema near Waterloo shows a mixture of 2D and 3D films on its huge screens.
> Golden Hinde
The Golden Hinde as the ship in which Francis Drake circumnavigated the world in the time of Elizabeth I.
> Hamleys
Hamleys toy shop in Regent Street is reportedly one of the largest toy stores in the world.
> Harry Potter Studio Tour
Explore the world of Harry Potter and see some of the beautiful sets and props, including Diagon Alley.
> HMS Belfast
HMS Belfast saw service in World War II, where it sunk the German battle cruiser Scharnhorst.
> London Aquarium
London boasts one of Europe’s largest aquariums, filled with 3,000 different kinds of marine life.
> London Dungeon
The London Dungeon celebrates everything that is grisly in the world of crime and punishment.
> London Eye
The British Airways London Eye – or ‘Millennium Wheel’ – is the largest ferris wheel in the world.
> London Zoo
London Zoo’s walk-through aviary and reptile house is home to every kind of living thing.
> Madame Tussauds
One of London’s most popular attractions, Madame Tussauds has over 400 waxworks.
> Natural History Museum
The Natural History Museum covers everything from long-dead dinosaurs to erupting volcanoes.
> Ripley’s Believe It Or Not!
Ripley’s Believe It Or Not! museum has hundreds of extraordinary and unusual exhibits on five floors.
> Royal Observatory
The Old Royal Observatory in Greenwich, London, marks the point where Greenwich Mean Time began.
> Science Museum
From the dawn of time to modern day marvels… with working exhibits and push-button displays.
> Shrek’s Adventure
Shrek’s Adventure will let your kids re-live scenes from the movie and meet all your favourite characters.

Upcoming events for kids


From:
Where:Royal Albert Hall, Kensington
The Royal Albert Hall will be screening 'Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets' alongside a live performance of the score.


From:
Where:Arsenal FC, Emirates Stadium, Highbury
Walk in the footsteps of your Arsenal heroes on a guided tour of the Emirates Stadium, the pitch, and the Arsenal Museum.


From:
Where:Greenwich Park, Greenwich
Luna Cinema will be showing Bill Murray's classic comedy 'Groundhog Day' at an open-air cinema inside Greenwich Park.


From:
Where:Alexandra Palace, Wood Green
The Red Bull Soapbox Race is the world's craziest race, where amateurs race their homemade go-kart contraptions downhill.


From:
Where:Battersea Park, Battersea
Watch Steven Spielberg's dinosaur blockbuster 'Jurassic Park' at an open-air cinema inside Battersea Park.


From:
Where:Twickenham Stadium, Twickenham
The fourth and final NFL regular season game to be held in the UK this year will be the Minnesota Vikings v Cleveland Browns.


From:
Where:Eventim Apollo, Hammersmith
The smash-hit 'Nativity' movies have now been turned into a comedy musical, fun for all the family this Christmas.


From:
Where:Royal Botanic Gardens, Richmond
Watch Bill Murray and Dan Ackroyd save the world in 'Ghostbusters', on a big outdoor screen in front of Kew Palace.

 

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