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.

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All Ages Indoor & Outdoor Historical Outdoor Fun

Eltham Palace and Gardens

Eltham Palace and Gardens, Court Yard, London, London, SE9 5QE

Things to do at Eltham Palace and Gardens review We did both Chiselhurst Caves and Eltham Palace in one day, but you can spend longer at Eltham Palace and make a day of it, especially in the summer with a picnic. They have a playground and cafe along with...
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Teens Primary Tweens Indoor Adventure Indoor Fun

TeamSport Go Karting West London

TeamSport Go Karting West London, 20 Allied Way, Acton, London, W3 0RQ

Things to do at TeamSport Go Karting West London review Race your family and friends on their multi-level 500-metre go-kart track in Acton, West London. TeamSport has a number of venues across the UK. Take on big sweeping turns in their speedy electric karts. The Teamsport track in west London is...
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Chiselhurst Caves

Chiselhurst Caves, Caveside Cl, Old Hill, Chiselhurst, Kent, BR7 5NL

Things to do at Chiselhurst Caves review Chiselhurst caves is not what you'd expect to find in the middle of Kent next to a pub, but there it is. It's easy to get to and there is free parking. Children are welcome, but pushchairs and wheelchairs may struggle on...
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All Ages Indoor & Outdoor Museum

London Museum of Water and Steam

London Museum of Water and Steam, Green Dragon Ln, Brentford, London, TW8 0EN

Things to do at London Museum of Water and Steam review Based in a Victorian water pumping station in South West London, The Museum of Water and Steam tells the story of London's water supply. The free family trails guide you through the buildings, with ten stamper stations...
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Hollywood Bowl Finchley

Hollywood Bowl Finchley, Leisure Way, High Road, Finchley, London, N12 0GL

Things to do at Hollywood Bowl Finchley review Hollywood Bowl in Finchley, London has 26 lanes to bowl along, a designated VIP area, an american inspired diner, a brilliant bar and a exciting amusements area. Their bowling lanes all have access to ramps for the little ones. You can also choose...
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Jurassic Encounter Adventure Golf

Jurassic Encounter Adventure Golf, World of Golf, Beverley Way, New Malden, London, KT3 4PH

Things to do at Jurassic Encounter Adventure Golf review Jurassic Encounter Adventure Golf is located near New Malden in Greater London. It is a dinosaur-themed adventure golf course with 18 holes featuring waterfalls, moving and roaring dinosaurs and caves. The course is entertainment for all the family with 9 near...
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Kew Gardens

Kew Gardens, The Harbarium Kew Green, Richmond, London, TW9 3AE

Things to do at Kew Gardens review Kew Garden is a place where you could just get lost. There are tons of events happening - I’ve been to the Chihuly feature and their yearly Orchid Festival, but the garden itself also has a lot to offer! Hidden in...
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TeamSport Go Karting North London

TeamSport Go Karting London, 30 Nobel Rd, Edmonton, North London, London, N18 3BA

Things to do at TeamSport Go Karting North London review Race your family and friends on their multi-level 800-metre go-kart track in Edmonton, North London. TeamSport has a number of venues across the UK. The twists and turns of their North London circuit are certainly a challenge with nine testing corners...
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Primary Tweens Teens Indoor & Outdoor Museum Outdoor Fun Free

Royal Air Force Museum RAF

Royal Air Force Museum London, Grahame Park Way, London, London, NW9 5LL

Things to do at Royal Air Force Museum RAF London review The RAF Museum in London is a huge venue with 6 hangars full of aircraft and interactive displays.  In the first hangar, you can learn about the RAF and its many different job roles. There’s a uniform dress-up area,...
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Hollywood Bowl Dagenham

Hollywood Bowl Dagenham, Cook Rd, Dagenham, London, RM9 6UQ

Things to do at Hollywood Bowl Dagenham review Hollywood Bowl in Dagenham, East London has four brand new VIP lanes, giving visitors the star treatment in a plush roped off area, themed around Hollywood legends. Any of the Centre’s 20 lanes can be pre-booked, and with lots of different areas...
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Hollywood Bowl Tolworth

Hollywood Bowl Tolworth, Charrington Bowl, Kingston rd, Tolworth, London, KT5 9PB

Things to do at Hollywood Bowl Tolworth review Hollywood Bowl in Tolworth, London is one of the largest of their venues with 32 state-of-the-art bowling lanes. It also has a great range of amusements in the family-friendly arcade. There is even an American style diner with a wide range of...
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All Ages Indoor & Outdoor Historical Outdoor Fun

Hampton Court Palace

Hampton Court Palace, Hampton Court Way, Molesey, East Molesey, Surrey, KT8 9AU

Things to do at Hampton Court Palace review Hampton Court Palace is a Grade 1 listed Royal Palace near East Molesey in Surrey. It was once the home of Henry VIII, his wives and his children. At the palace, you can experience the public dramas and private lives of...
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All Ages Outdoor Seasonal Maize Maze Outdoor Fun

Stanhill Farm

Stanhill Farm, Birchwood Rd, Dartford, Kent, DA2 7HD

Pick Your Own PumpkinsPYO FruitMaize Maze Stanhill Farm is located near Dartford in Kent. They have a variety of 'seasonal' offerings such as pick your own pumpkins, a maize maze and PYO fruit. Pick Your Own Pumpkins - PYO Pumpkin Patch There is an abundance of pumpkins this year either in...
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Hobbledown Adventure Farm Park and Zoo

Hobbledown Adventure Farm Park and Zoo, Horton Lane, Epsom, Surrey, KT19 8PT

Things to do at Hobbledown Adventure Farm Park and Zoo review Hobbledown is a family farm attraction with costumed characters and great play areas near Epsom in Surrey. From meerkats and fairies to jumping pillows and underground tunnels. They are home to an array of farm and zoo animals all...
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All Ages Indoor & Outdoor Theme Park Outdoor Fun

Chessington World of Adventures Resort

Chessington World of Adventure, Leatherhead Rd, Chessington, London, KT9 2NE

Things to do at Chessington World of Adventures Resort review Chessington World of Adventures is described as being ‘Britain’s wildest adventure’. Chessington is a family theme park, zoo and hotel complex all rolled into one. Chessington is aimed at families with more gentle rides and family fun than...
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