Top London attractions for kids

Watch the kids' eyes widen with excitement during a visit to the best London family attractions.
Make memories with a kids day out in London featuring the city's top family attractions. Be transported to another world through immersive kids shows, learn new skills with fun family activities or get involved in unique experiences – visiting London with kids will never be the same again!

Shrek's Adventure! London

Board the flying bus and go on a quest to find Shrek and friends at this immersive attraction. Step into the swamp and become the hero of the story, attempt to escape from prison and have a drink with Puss in Boots, surrounded by captivating animations, amusing shows and 4D rides. Read More
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KidZania London

Let the youngsters live their dreams as they experiment with different careers at KidZania, an indoor city run by kids. Watch on as they fight a fire, present the weather forecast, host a radio show or even perform dentist duties in this exciting taster of adult life. Read More
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SEA LIFE London Aquarium

Discover an underwater world in the centre of London at mesmerising SEA LIFE London aquarium. Face the sharks as you walk across a glass floor, learn all about vibrant coral kingdoms and even find Nemo's relatives – the clownfish.

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Tower of London

Travel back in time to explore the 1,000-year-old Tower of London, a former prison, fortress and royal residence. Gaze at the sparkling gemstones in the Crown Jewels exhibition before unravelling the mystery of the ravens – the Tower's guardians – from the Yeoman Warders. Read More
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HMS Belfast

Hop on board Second World War warship, HMS Belfast, and discover the life and stories of the crew at sea. Explore nine decks at this iconic landmark, from the engine to operating rooms, and feel a part of the crew as you "work" the giant ship through interactive games, based on real-life exercises. Read More
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London Transport Museum

Two red and one green bus on display at London Transport Museum.
London Transport Museum. Image courtesy of London Transport Museum.

Turn a day at the London Transport Museum into an adventure hunt, as you follow the Stamper Trail surrounded by iconic red buses, trains and relics of the past. Make sure to also stop by the All Aboard play zone, where kids can drive a bus or even repair a mini Tube train.

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The London Dungeon

Dare to explore the spooky side of London's history in this immersive experience. Get lost on a thrilling tour filled with live acting and adrenaline-filled rides and shows. Meet Jack the Ripper, Sweeney Todd and Mrs Lovett, and uncover the horrific stories of torture and secret plots.

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ZSL London Zoo

Tiger Territory at zsl London Zoo
Tiger Territory at ZSL London Zoo. Image courtesy of visitlondon.com.

Treat the kids to a day out at London Zoo, where they can spot more than 750 species of animals. Watch the fascinating creatures at feeding time or marvel at aquatic penguin shows as they swim under water. You can also enjoy this animal paradise during special seasonal events.

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Prices from £26.60 Book now

Merlin London Attraction Pass

If you're wondering how to bring a smile to the kids' faces while saving money, Merlin Pass is for you. Visit the likes of The London Dungeon, Shrek's Adventure! London, SEA LIFE London Aquarium, Coca-Cola London Eye and Madame Tussauds all within 90 days, at a discounted price, when compared to buying tickets individually. A small price for big smiles. Read More
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