Iconic Experiences for a London Getaway with Kids

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London is a great city to visit and explore with kids. So, whether it’s your first time visiting the city, or you simply plan to have a good time with your little ones, London is packed with fun, kid-friendly experiences at every turn. In this blog, you’ll read about some of the most iconic experiences to enjoy with kids in the diverse capital city.

London Eye

Take a trip to the iconic London Eye, conveniently located near The Montcalm at The Brewery London City hotel and get a sense of what makes London the great city it is. While the kids are sure to be thrilled to ride Europe’s largest Ferris wheel, don’t forget to look around to spot immediately recognisable landmarks and streets bursting with life. Book a fast-track ticket in advance to avoid long queues and save time for a full day dedicated to sightseeing.

Madame Tussauds 

London’s Madame Tussauds offers an incredible experience for families with kids. You can meet some of your favourite stars at the museum’s Awards Party or spot legendary athletes in the Sports zone. Suitable for children of all ages, the museum’s Marvel Universe 4D Experience and the special effects will leave you awe-inspired.

Oh, and don’t forget to explore the immersive Star Wars area for an unforgettable experience. And if you are looking for a relaxing experience for the whole family after your visit, indulge in the Montcalm Hotel afternoon tea for a delectable treat!

Sea Life London Aquarium

Grab the chance to explore the treasures of the marine world at Sea Life London Aquarium located on the South Bank of the River Thames. Step into the UK’s largest interactive jellyfish experience and meet the heroes of the aquarium’s Polar Adventure zone with the kids. If you are travelling with young children, they will love meeting the Gentoo Penguins and spotting crocodiles in the Rainforest Adventure.

Tate Modern 

One of Britain’s most renowned museums of contemporary art, Tate Modern is a one-stop destination to learn about modern art and get creative with a superb range of kids’ activities. Easily accessible from central London’s luxury hotels for families, the museum’s Turbine Hall is the perfect space for the kids to play around. If you are looking for a truly immersive experience, join one of the free family workshops, great for inspiring young art enthusiasts.

Family-friendly West End Musicals 

Be amazed by some of London’s most loved and longest-running West End musicals for kids. A few family favourites like the Lion King Musical and the Wicked Musical are sure to mesmerise you with outstanding costumes, special effects, and captivating stories. You can also catch the multiple award-winning Matilda the Musical running at Cambridge Theatre, minutes away from premium hotels near Chiswell Street London.

When creating your sightseeing itinerary for a London holiday with kids, don’t miss these fantastic family-friendly activities in the city! Make sure to buy your tickets for popular attractions in advance and opt for guided tours with live storytellers for the best experience.