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 5th August 2019

Inamo Covent Garden

261 user reviews 4

Unlimited Asian tapas & sushi with free-flowing wine or beer £42 per person

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.

See Your City

23 user reviews 4

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

14 user reviews 3

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?

  The Medieval Banquet

8 user reviews 4

@ The Ivory Vaults on Various dates from Wednesday 25th September 2019

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.

@ THE CURTAIN on Saturday 12th October 2019 and 2 other Saturdays

Looking for fun events for the whole family in London? Head east where The Curtain is teaming up with Supa Dupa Fly to bring you a child-friendly daytime party featuring facepainting, hip-hop fancy dress, dance lessons and live music from DJ Emily Rawson and more.

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. 

Original Sweetshop Afternoon Tea and 3 other offers

If you're looking for fun things to do with kids in London, head to The Chesterfield Hotel for a sweetshop-themed afternoon tea. With homemade scones, sandwiches and pastries including jazzy lollipops and peanut butter cups, this is seriously sweet.

The Magic Hour

104 user reviews 5

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.