Family-Friendly Events In London

The capital is a land of opportunity for anyone looking for a good bar or a great restaurant, but when it comes to family friendly events in London, what is there to do? Sure, you’ve got the classic attractions, but with a city this big, there must be more for you to do with the kids. If you want to try something new together as a unit, take a look at our recommended list of things to do for families in London and go have that day out you’ve been dreaming of.

Last updated on 12th May 2022

See Your City

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Calling all Potterheads! This Harry Potter tour will take you through loads of the locations used to film the actual movies, all while you compete with each other in a fun interactive trivia quiz to find out who is house champion. And if Harry Potter isn't your thing, try out some of their other tours!

Looking for the best family-friendly events in London? FLY-KID is the hip-hop, RnB and soul party for the city's coolest children. Take them to dance the day away to a stacked lineup of DJs, with dance teachers, face painting, games and more.

Need something family-friendly? With several locations sprinkled throughout London, Shakespeare in the Gardens is a wild good time, featuring top-notch talent and funny versions of The Taming of the Shrew and The Comedy of Errors.

These fun, uplifting and kid-friendly tours will take you through the city of London for a reasonable price. This half-term, expect to see some of the most iconic areas of London, soundtracked by hits from the 70's right through to present day and sprinkled with the occasional flash mob. 

If you've got any budding chefs in the family, treat them to this masterclass over at Sticks 'n' Sushi. The King's Road restaurant will guide your 8 - 12 year old and show them how to make three different Japanese bites. And they won't be leaving empty handed either, as they'll get a bandana, rolling mat and chocolate fish to take home

BucketRace Public Events

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Head over to the West End where this unique cross-city scavenger hunt is kicking off. Perfect for a fun family day out in London, grab your group of up to four people and get ready to complete tasks and missions to be crowned the winning team and get your hands on some cool prizes.

Interactive Pro Gaming

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Nothing says family-friendly event quite like battling dragons in Battersea, right? Interactive Pro Gaming's multiplayer VR quests are perfect for team building or families with a healthy competitive spirit.

Urban Missions

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If you're looking for a fun day out for the whole family, Urban Missions is hosting a whole load of immersive experiences across the capital. Work together as a group to solve puzzles, uncover mysteries and save London while racing against the clock.