Best Things To Do & Days Out In London

Here at Where To Go With Kids we've found 191 fun things to do in London for you and the family to discover. Finding the right London day out for your family is easy – simply explore the links below or use the filters at the top of the page to plan your next adventure.

Want to know what to do with the nature lovers in your family? Walk on the wild side and visit our Animals listings for zoos, safari parks and wildlife parks. Or are you looking for nearby places to visit in London with a culture vulture? We've picked the best children's museums, discovery centres and historic locations in the Sightseeing section.

If you're after a big day out during the school holidays, we can tell you where the nearest theme park, water park or ski slope is. For quieter days near home in term time, we can help you find the best soft play, leisure centre or pottery cafe.

Things to do in London

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Primary Teens Tweens Indoor Museum

Museum of Brands

Museum of Brands, 111-117 Lancaster Road, London, London, W11 1QT

Things to do at Museum of Brands review Located on Lancaster Road in Notting Hill London is the Museum of Brands. It is just around the corner from the world-famous Portobello Road Market so it's a great place to combine with a visit here. The museum celebrates the...
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All Ages Outdoor Boat Trips Adventure

Thames Rockets

Thames Rockets, Boarding Gate One, The London Eye, Millennium Pier, London, London, SE1 7PB

Things to do at Thames Rockets review This is how to see London on a fast and exhilarating ride along the Thames. Thames Rockets is a high-speed boat ride on a rigid inflatable boat. They offer a number of different adventures ranging in length from 40 to 80...
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Thames Clippers Uber Boat

Thames Clippers Uber Boat, The Queens Walk, London, London, SE1 7PB

Things to do at Thames Clippers Uber Boat review The Thames Clippers Uber Boats are a fantastic way to get around the main sites close to the River Thames in London. You can purchase tickets for their Hop On Hop Off River Roamer via the booking link below....
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Up At The O2

Up At The O2, Peninsula Square, London, London, SE10 0DX

Things to do at Up At The O2 review Up at the O2 is an exhilarating outdoor climb over the world-famous roof of the O2 arena. You will get to see some amazing views of London all while doing something out of the ordinary. You can choose from...
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St Paul’s Cathedral

St Paul's Cathedral, St Paul's Churchyard, London, London, EC4M 8AD

Things to do at St Paul's Cathedral review St Paul's Cathedral is one of the most iconic attractions in the city of London. Its world-famous dome is a famous feature of the London skyline and you can visit the 1,4000-year-old site where the church's origins date back to...
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Harry Potter Film Location Tour

Harry Potter Film Location Tour, Westminster Station, London, London, SW1A 2JR

Things to do at Harry Potter Film Location Tour review This walking tour of London is perfect for any Harry Potter Fan. On the tour, you will see the Leaky Cauldron, the Ministry of Magic, Diagon Alley and more. The tour lasts for 2.5 hours and you will be...
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London Dungeon

London Dungeon, The Queens Walk, London, London, SE1 7PB

Things to do at London Dungeon review The London Dungeon is a tourist attraction located close to the River Thames in London. It is mostly aimed at tweens and teens (and adults) but some older primary children may be brave enough to visit. The experience is pretty full-on...
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London Zoo

London Zoo, Regent's Park, Outer Cir, London, London, NW1 4RY

Things to do at London Zoo review London Zoo is a wonderful place to visit with children. There are numerous animals to see from lions, monkeys, penguins and more. Visit the walkthrough spider exhibit and see some of these amazing creatures face to face. Are you brave enough? Mine were...
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Plonk Crazy Golf in London

Plonk Crazy Golf in London, Unit 63, The Stables Market, 842 Chalk Farm Road, London, London, NW1 8AH

Things to do at Plonk Crazy Golf in London review Plonk Crazy Golf has a number of fun venues across London. We have taken the location of their Camden Market attraction but there are many other attractions at different addresses (please see the post below). Plonk Crazy Golf Camden Market Located...
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Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, 5 Thornton St, London, London, E20 2AD

Things to do at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park review The Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park was purpose-built for the 2021 Summer Olympics and Paralympics. It contains the Olympic swimming pool and several other Olympic venues. The park is overlooked by the ArcelorMittal Orbital which is an observation tower, a giant...
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All Star Lanes Stratford

All Star Lanes Stratford, 2nd Floor, Westfield Stratford, London, London, E20 1ET

Things to do at All Star Lanes Stratford review All Star Lanes is located in the Westfield Centre in Stratford, London, It is a retro-American boutique bowling centre with a restaurant. They have 14 bowling lanes in the main hall and you can hire The Loft for semi-exclusive parties. One...
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TeamSport Go Karting London Docklands

TeamSport Go Karting London Docklands, 3 Herringham Rd, Greenwich Peninsula, London, London, SE7 8NJ

Things to do at TeamSport Go Karting London Docklands review Race your family and friends on their multi-level 800-metre go-kart track in London Docklands. TeamSport has a number of venues across the UK. Their epic track located next to the banks of the Thames offers the ultimate karting experience with first-class...
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KidZania London

Kidzania , Westfield London Shopping Centre Ariel Way, , Shepherd's Bush, London, W12 7GA

Things to do at KidZania London review KidZania in London is an indoor city that's run by kids. You book them on a four-hour session where they can then join mini sessions to train in all kinds of adult professions. This is taking role-play to a truly immersive level. The city...
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All Star Lanes White City

All Star Lanes White City, Westfield London Shopping Centre Ariel Way, , London, London, W12 7FU

Things to do at All Star Lanes White City review All Star Lanes is located in Westfield London Shopping Centre Ariel Way,, White City London, It is a retro-American boutique bowling centre with a restaurant. They have 8 bowling lanes in the main hall and you can hire The Midnight...
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TeamSport Go Karting Mitcham

TeamSport Go Karting Mitcham, Unit 18 Mitcham Industrial Estate, Streatham Rd, Mitcham, London, CR4 2AP

Things to do at TeamSport Go Karting Mitcham review Race your family and friends on their two multi-level 400-metre go-kart tracks in Mitcham, South London. TeamSport has a number of venues across the UK. There are two 400 metre multi-level circuits at south London's Mitcham venue. An average lap time is...
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