If you are planning to visit London with kids and you are looking for precious tips to make the most out of your travel, don’t miss my list of the top 11 things to do in London with kids. Here you will find useful ideas to keep children engaged and visit the best London attractions!
1. LONDON WITH KIDS: TAPSY TOURS
To explore the best London attractions in a fun and educational way for the whole family, join the Tapsy Tour of London, designed especially for families with kids!
2. LONDON WITH KIDS: ROYAL OBSERVATORY GREENWICH
Kids will be excited when asked to “touch” a 4.5 billion year-old meteorite and “step” on the Prime Meridian, the exact point where east and west meet! TOP TIP: Play with your kids being on different sides of Earth at the same time!
3. LONDON WITH KIDS: COVENT GARDEN
Kids will be amazed by the street entertainers that every day animate this closed market of food, clothes, toys, antiquities and much more.
4. LONDON WITH KIDS: KIDZANIA
Children need a break from sightseeing? KidZania is a world where everything is on a kid scale, from the supermarket, to the aviation academy!
5. LONDON WITH KIDS: BUCKINGHAM PALACE
Both kids and adults will love to watch the iconic changing of the guard ceremony. It usually takes place at 11am on different days of the weeks.
6. LONDON WITH KIDS: SCIENCE MUSEUM
Discover the mysteries of the world with your kids. Children will have the chance to learn by getting hands-on in multi-sensory areas!
7. LONDON WITH KIDS: HAMLEYS
If you think it’s just a toy shop, you’re wrong! It’s a magical experience and whatever your age is, you will love it!
8. LONDON WITH KIDS: LONDON EYE
Kids will love the overview of the city from the top of this giant ferris wheel. Don’t worry, it’s not scary for any ages!
9. LONDON WITH KIDS: M&M’S WORLD
Cross the “street” like the Beatles in Abbey Road with the M&M’s stars in the massive sweet shop in Leicester Square.
10. LONDON WITH KIDS: KING’S CROSS
If your kids are Harry Potter’s fans, don’t miss your chance to take them to the Platform 9 ¾ at King’s Cross! TOP TIP: Take a photo while pretending to push a trolley through to Harry Potter’s magical world.
11. LONDON WITH KIDS: PELICAN FEEDING
If you take your kids to St. James’s Park between 2:30pm and 3:00pm every day, you will watch the pelicans being fed with fresh fish.
P.S. Don’t forget to bring with you my Travel Guides of London, you can purchase them on The Mole Hill website!