Finding something for the whole family to enjoy can be a daunting task. Never fear! We’ve picked out our favourite family-friendly attractions and things to do during the summer.
From an outdoor adrenaline experience to the magical world of Harry Potter, we’re sure that there will be something to enjoy for each family member for a fun-filled London experience.
If you’re looking for something to get the blood pumping then look no further than the Battersea branch of Go Ape. This outdoor adventure centre really allows your inner Tarzan to shine through. Book now and conquer the 50 metre zip line and 13.6 metre platform at this adrenaline filled forest experience.
ZSL London Zoo
Enjoy a great family day out at London Zoo. There’s nothing quite like life in London’s own animal kingdom; where there are more than 750 species of animals to meet and thousands more surprising and fascinating facts just waiting to be discovered. Come face to face with monkeys and giraffes,venture into the Land of the Lions and visit the stunning Penguin Beach exhibit. This’ll be a day to remember!
Explore Europe’s most visited science and technology museum, featuring the Apollo 10 command module and flight simulator. The museum offers thrilling discoveries that’ll keep both parents and kids entertained. Special exhibitions currently available are Mission to Mercury: Bepi Colombo (16 May 18 – tbc) and Superbugs: The Fight for our Lives (9 Nov 17 – March 19) and IVF: 6 Million Babies Later (5 July – Nov 2018) and more. Entry to the Science Museum is FREE.
Warner Bros. Studio Tour London – The Making of Harry Potter
Discover the magical world of Harry Potter with the Warner Bros. Studio Tour. The walking tour provides a unique view behind-the-scenes of breathtaking sets, props and costumes. You can also peak behind the curtain and find out secrets of the films including a look at the special effects and animatronics that went into making the films a global success.
Standout parts of the tour include walking through the Great Hall, Dumbledore’s office and Diagon Alley. The magical world of Harry Potter is sure to keep the whole family mesmerised and enthralled for hours.
Natural History Museum
Take a journey back in time to when Dinosaurs roamed the Earth or find out the answers to nature’s biggest questions at the Natural History Museum. There’s so much to see and do, you can easily spend the whole day here. Take a quick break and grab a bite to eat at the café or pick up some treasures at the gift shop to help you all remember the day.