Things To Do With Kids in London

London can seem pretty darn big when you're just so little, but don't worry, there's plenty to be getting up to for all tiny nippers involved. From family friendly London events to thrilling days out and unique ventures for the little ones, London doesn't have to feel as big as it is when there's so much great stuff going on. Check out our recommendations for the best things to do with kids in London. 

Last updated on 10th March 2020

See Your City

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Calling all muggles: you won't want to miss this Harry Potter walking tour! Let the sorting hat determine your fate, before exploring famous film locations, like the Leaky Cauldron, Diagon Alley and Platform 9 3/4. Every Potterhead's ideal family friendly day out. There are other tours too if Harry Potter isn't your thing.

Blue Boat

17 user reviews 4

20% off all bottles of wine and 1 other offer

This nautical-themed riverside destination boasts ocean-inspired interiors, a bustling garden and a children's menu which is cheap as chips. If you weren't already drawn in by the cosy setting, then a main course and pudding for £7.25 should do it. Meat is sourced from award-winning butchers and a portion of the money from each meal goes to charity. What's not to love about this family friendly place in London?

Fancy a party and dance with your little one? Then this Shoreditch spot is the place for you. Spend a day at a 90s and 00s hip-hop and RnB bash complete with face painting, a BBC 1XTRA DJ, street dance lessons and various games - keeping both you and your tot entertained throughout the Saturday.

The Ghost Bus Tours

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For a fun day out with kids in London, take them on this spook-tacular sightseeing tour with a twist. Learn about London and laugh about ghosts, as experienced actors provide an engaging experience for adults and children of all ages.

The Magic Hour

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If you're looking for something different, take your family to an exclusive magic show in the heart of London. Let the master magician cast a spell over you, with captivating sleight of hand, misdirection, and mind reading. A entertaining day out for the family in London.

This half term, get the kids moving and learning at this interactive, fun experience. You'll get to roam through the streets of London, hearing all about its incredible history and spotting landmarks, while soundtracked by classic anthems from the 70's right up to present day. Expect plenty of laughs, lots of facts and the occasional flash mob. 

  Family Brunch Bingo

9 user reviews 5

@ Dabbers Bingo on Sunday 19th April 2020 and 5 other Sundays

Take your little creatures to this afternoon of family-friendly bingo where the usual lingo is replaced with animal riddles and fun facts. You'll also get to bop along to a game of musical bingo and get your hands dirty in the lime making stations and face painting section, with all money going to a good cause. 

Inamo Covent Garden

320 user reviews 4

For kids who stay glued to their smartphones, a trip to Inamo will surely capture their attention. Order unique pan-Asian food from tablets and use your interactive tables to play games, watch chef-cam, even draw on your table-top. Expect colourful, space-age decor at this innovative child-friendly restaurant that's perfect for things to do with kids in London.

  The Medieval Banquet

8 user reviews 4

@ The Ivory Vaults on Various dates from Wednesday 1st April 2020

Save £5.00 on ticket Child with discount code MARCHOFFER

Travel back in time with a medieval banquet fit for little princes and princesses alike. This immersive experience takes you on a journey with sword-fighting knights, magicians, jugglers and dancers, who encourage you to join to in as much as you like. Dress up and enjoy a 4-course feast, freshly prepared by the royal kitchen.