London with kids

Our guides to visiting London with kids give all our helpful tips and advice from living there for over 20 years.

You’ll find out all about the hidden gems in London for families, including incredible kids’ afternoon teas in London and all the free things to do with kids in London to help you plan your London family holiday.

And if you happen to be visiting London at Christmas you’re in for a treat. There are so many fabulous festive things to do in London with kids. Check out these London Santa’s Grottos or follow a festive light trail.

Boy playing with his magic wand at the Wizard Afternoon Tea at the Wand and Wizard Exploratorium in London.

Our Favourite Afternoon Teas In London For Kids 2024

Looking for afternoon teas in London for kids? Check out our favourite themed teas, traditional teas, a sightseeing tea on the move and tea with a view!

Two little boys in Christmas jumpers talking to Father Christmas at one of the Santa's Grottos in London - one of the best things to do at Christmas in London with kids.

Christmas In London With Kids: The Best Festive Family Fun In 2024

Christmas in London with kids is just magical. We have tried lots of festive experiences in London over the years and these are our favourite seasonal events.

Two kids in red coats looking at one of the best free views of the London skyline from Greenwich Park.

Our 50 Favourite Free Things To Do With Kids In London

We’re passionate about exploring London with kids without breaking the bank. Here are our favourite free things to do with kids in London indoors and outdoors.

Family outside the WB Studio Tour in watford.

The Best Harry Potter Days Out In The UK For Harry Potter Fans 2024

Harry Potter fans will love these best Harry Potter days out in the UK. From the WB Studio Tour to film locations and potion classes. There’s something for everyone.

Boy in a yellow tshirt looking out over Tower Bridge and the Tower of London.

Top Ideas For Family Days Out In London In 2024

From famous sights to world class museums and parks, London is a brilliant city for families. Check out our top recommendations for family days out in London.

Children visiting Father Christmas at a Santa's Grotto.

The Best Santa’s Grottos In London 2024: 28 Places to See The Big Man!

Searching for Santa’s Grottos in London to visit? We have listed all of the best places to see Santa in London from department stores to speedboats and more.