5 fun things to do in London with children

26 August 2019

Full of beauty, history, and a vibrant culture, London is a wonderful destination for family days out. From exciting museums and child-friendly Art Exhibitions to fun-filled parks and fascinating landmarks, there are plenty of kid’s activities in London.

If you are overwhelmed by all that is on offer for children and can’t make up your mind on which activities to pick to have one of the best family days out in London, then you're in luck because we're going to share 5 fun kid activities for you to explore and experience.

  1. Little Baby Bum Live – Troubadour White City Theatre

Come and experience the Youtube sensation live on stage with your little ones. Join Mia, Jacus and all of their nursery rhyme friends in fun, lively, energetic show. Combining puppetry, live action and digital animation, it’s time for families to join in the fun, sing along and dance with the Little Baby Bum friends on their magical new adventure.

  1. Natural History Museum
    A mammoth Dinosaur in the cathedral-like hallway greets you at the Natural History Museum. From Dinosaurs, to wildlife, to the Earth Galleries, this museum is another family favourite. Children can enjoy the special hands on exhibits and explore further with the Discover Guide activity packs.
  2. Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Splash about in the fountains. The Pleasure Gardens play area has a climbing wall, while the Tumbling Bay playground boasts sand pits, tall treehouses and wobbly bridges, as well as swings and slides.

  1. Kensington Gardens
    Situated next to Hyde Park, Kensington Gardens is home to the amazing Diana, Princess of Wales’ Memorial Playground, complete with a huge pirate ship covered with climbing, crawling, and dangling kids. The Diana, Princess of Wales Memorial Fountain, a shallow stone ring of trickling water, is also popular for wading.
  2. The National Gallery
    The weekend is the best time to head to the National Gallery in Trafalgar Square. On Saturdays, there are hands-on family workshops for those with children ages 6 to 12, and on Sundays, you can catch the two-hour art workshops for children ages 5 to 11, as well as the under 5 storytelling sessions.

Want to experience kid’s week in West End? Are you looking for kid’s activities in London? Find out more about Little Baby Bum Live. Showing at White City Theatre from Tuesday 23rd July to Saturday 3rd August. Book your tickets now for one of the best family days out in London!

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