Things To Do With Kids In London

The capital city can seem pretty darn big when you're little, but don't worry, there's plenty of fun to be had for the whole family. Whether you've got young muggles on the hunt for a Harry Potter-themed adventure, adrenaline junkies with a need for speed or tiny ravers ready for a squash-fuelled party, we've created a guide to keeping kids entertained in London. You can thank us later (when they're sleeping peacefully).

Last updated on 27th March 2023

The Magic Hour

Not sure how to spend an evening in London with kids? This epic private magic show is sure to impress the whole family. Enjoy mind-boggling tricks that promise to thrill and excite, all in the comfort of a luxury location.

See Your City

See Your City's magical movie tours promise to take you on a whirlwind adventure through London's most famous streets. Wander down the road that inspired Diagon Alley, peer into Bridget Jones' flat and follow in the footsteps of James Bond, learning thrilling facts along the way.

The Heathcote and Star

Need to entertain the little ones? We thought so. Head along to Leyton favourite, The Heathcote and Star for some non-stop fun. Whether it's parents and baby wine tasting or top-notch drawing events with complimentary drinks, this gorgeous boozer is bound to impress. 


This quirky event is dedicated to the flyest kids in London. Take your little ones to a FLY-KID party and you'll find a haven for dancing to hip-hop, RnB and soul from live DJs, with themed face painting, games and more all lined-up.

Boogie Shoes Silent Disco Walking Tours

Get the kids moving and learning at this interactive experience. You'll get to roam through the streets of London, hearing all about its incredible history and spotting landmarks, with a soundtrack of classic disco anthems. Expect plenty of laughs, lots of facts and the occasional flash mob. 

Events @ Pizza Pilgrims

Pizza Pilgrims' 'The Little Slice' masterclasses are helping your little ones whip up tasty slices for themselves throughout the holidays. They'll get the chance to decorate their chef's hat, before making their meal and munching on an ice cream sandwich.

Substation Brixton

When it comes to fun things to do with kids in South London, Substation Brixton has got you covered. The fun and friendly climbing centre has a dedicated space for children called The Wild that provides sensory engagement and stimulation for your little ones.