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:Twickenham Stadium, Twickenham
The third NFL regular season game to be held in the UK this year will see the Arizona Cardinals take on the Los Angeles Rams.


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Where:Hampton Court Palace, London
Watch dinosaurs come to life in 'Jurassic Park', when Hampton Court Palace puts up a cinema screen on their East Lawn.


From:
Where:SSE Arena Wembley, Wembley
Bradley Walsh and Martin Kemp will be starring in Peter Pan alongside Tinkerbell, Tiger Lily and Captain Hook.


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


From:
Where:The Mall, St. James’s
Prudential RideLondon is the world's largest festival of cycling, with a weekend of rides for amateurs and professionals.


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Where:Kensington Palace, Kensington
Kensington Palace will be showing JK Rowling's Harry Potter spin-off, 'Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them'.


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Where:Victoria Embankment Gardens, London
The Luna Cinema will be erecting an outdoor screen in Victoria Embankment Gardens to show the 'The Princess Bride'.

 

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