Things To Do During The Summer Holiday in London

Six weeks of long, uninterrupted bliss... the school holidays are finally here and while it's great to spend time with the little ones, sometimes it can be hard to keep the nipper entertained over the holiday period. Fear not, we've rounded up a selection of London summer holiday activities that will keep even the most avid tv-watcher occupied, from Harry Potter walking tours through to wacky golf courses.

Last updated on 19th July 2021

Love Pub + Grub

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Spend your summer holiday sipping on cocktails and soaking in the sun with your mates at Love Pub + Grub. Back by popular demand, the East London venue is providing you with street food, games and DJ sets from July through to September.

Searching for the best ways to spend your summer holidays in London? Vision Cinema have got a few ideas. The outdoor movie pros are screening popular hits such as Tenet, The Invisible Man, Trolls and Wonder Woman 1984, while offering you tasty waffles, cocktails and comfy bean bag chairs to nestle into.

Rooftop Film Club

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Looking for fun things to do in the summer holidays? Rooftop Film Club is taking over bars across London to bring you classic flicks with a view. From 10 Things I Hate About You to The Big Lebowski, there's something for every kind of movie fan. 

The Luna Cinema - London

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Kicking off from July and running all the way until October, The Luna Cinema are providing you with a whole summer of fun alfresco movie screenings. Perfect for date nights or hangouts with friends, these guys have got everything covered - all you need to do is bring the blanket and snacks.

Make the most of your time off this summer with a trip to Underbelly Festival's new Central London location. The bar and theatre venue will be playing host to an incredible lineup of quirky nights and talented performers throughout the season.

Locked in a Room

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Escape rooms are always a great choice for things to do in London during the summer holidays and Locked in a Room is a big hit. Get ready to solve a series of puzzling challenges, difficult clues and wacky brainteasers to get out of the room.

Golden Tours

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A great way to stay busy during the summer holidays in London, these quirky open-top bus tours are adding a new element to the mix by inviting live comedians and West End performers to entertain you on these cross-city expeditions.

Bringing you a quirky activity that the whole family can enjoy, Game of Stones Treasure Hunts are a must for the summer holidays in London. Taking place across the city, the experience will have you solving riddles and searching for clues in an effort to win big prizes.

Pop Up Screens

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A great way to make the most of your summer holiday in London this year, Pop Up Screens are bringing you movie nights for the whole family. Whether you're hoping to have a date night with other half, or bringing the whole clan along, they've got events dedicated to everything from The Greatest Showman to The Goonies.