Discover the best family friendly activities in London whatever the weather! Visit the best museums in London for free, discover West End theatre shows for families and the world’s biggest toy store – in our round-up of the best things to do in London with kids!
At Madame Tussauds in London you can take a selfie with Kim Kardashian and get up close and personal to David Beckham. Through this star-studded tour, you’ll get to meet your idols (and learn a little bit along the way). With the Royal Wedding fast approaching, you can even impress your friends at home with a picture of you and Prince Harry wax work! Approximately 25 minutes by tube from Jumeirah Lowndes Hotel.
Natural History Museum
The top free things to do in London include some incredible museums such as Tate Modern, Museum of London and London’s world-famous Natural History Museum. Discover fascinating creatures, intriguing science, and enjoy fun, family-friendly activities. From 29 March 2018, you can get hands-on with hundreds of sensational butterflies in the museum’s tropical butterfly house – ethically sourced from around the world. Approximately 20 minutes by tube from Grosvenor House Suites by Jumeirah Living.
The Lion King, West End
The best London theatre show for kids is arguably The Lion King and you can watch this at London’s Lyceum theatre in London’s West End. Set against the majesty of the Serengeti Plains to the evocative rhythms of Africa, The Lion King uses breathtaking theatrical magic to tell the story of Simba’s epic journey to fulfill his destiny as King of the Pridelands. Approximately 20 minutes by tube from Jumeirah Carlton Tower.
The London Dungeon
If you’re feeling brave, journey back in time to London’s most horrible historical moments at The London Dungeon. See, hear, smell and feel London’s darkest stories as they come to life before your eyes. There are even two London Dungeon rides – guaranteed to make you scream. Tickets to the London Dungeon start from £19 per adult. Approximately 20 minutes by tube from Jumeirah Carlton Tower.
While in London check out Hamleys the world’s biggest toy store. There are seven floors filled with fun, games and laughter. You’ll literally feel like a kids in a sweetshop, with a mixture of nostalgic traditional toys that are bound to send mum and dad down memory lane, and the latest gadgets and gizmos sure to thrill the kids. Explore the magical world inside the best toy store in London. Approximately 20 minutes by tube from Jumeirah Lowndes Hotel.
You can find out some more things to do in London with kids via this link family activities in London.
Related post – read Top 5 Luxury Shopping Destinations in London