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 19th March 2019

Inamo Covent Garden

231 user reviews 4

Buy One Get One Free Yakitori and 1 other offer

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.

Talli Joe

641 user reviews 4

Lunch Dabba - £10 and 1 other offer

Feed your fussy kid at this bright, bold Indian restaurant located on Shaftesbury Avenue. Perfect for a spot of pre or post-theatre dining, your little ones can choose from small plates, half plates and delightful sweet plates; all made for sharing at one of the most family friendly places in London.

  The Wind In The Willows

156 user reviews 5

@ Abney Park on Various dates from Wednesday 10th July 2019

If you're looking for child-friendly activities in London, check out this stunning performance of the classic novel as The Wind In The Willows is brought alive in a unique outdoor setting. With all your favourite characters and a promenade performance, this is one for the whole family.

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. 

  The Medieval Banquet

8 user reviews 4

@ The Ivory Vaults on Various dates from Saturday 20th April 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.

Blue Boat

14 user reviews 3

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 Magic Hour

237 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.

See Your City

13 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.