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Summer holidays: Things to do in London this summer

School’s out for summer! And if you find it tricky to fill these hot summer days with fun and entertaining activities for your kids then look no further as we have compiled a list of what London has to offer during the school break. There are tons of things to do in the city so have a look below and plan for the Best. Summer. Ever.

Luna Kids Cinema

Dulwich Park & Hampton Court Palace

Take your little ones to watch their favourite films in the UK’s first open air cinema designed for kids. Luna Kids Cinema has tons of family film screenings available to choose from, with films like Moana, Frozen, The Lego Batman Movie, Big Hero 6 and many more. A great day out for all the family. Click here for the full list of showings, timings & prices.

Walking with Dinosaurs

O2 Arena

Dinosaurs are roaming the earth once more (or rather the O2 Arena) in a spectacular live production. Watch the life-size creatures roar, walk and fight for survival right in front of you. A must-see for dino fanatics or any audience of all ages. Click here to book tickets and find out more.

Frieze Sculpture Park 2018

Regent’s Park

Head over to Regent’s Park, one of the Royal Parks of London, to wander through the outdoor sculpture garden. There are lots of different sculptures for the little ones to spot and a great way to ignite their imagination. Plus, it’s free!

Discover Children’s Story Centre – Gruffalos

Stratford

Take your tots to discover their favourite characters in this magical story-telling experience. Visit the 3D technicolour world of beloved children’s author Julia Donaldson and illustrator Axel Scheffler, with the UK’s first immersive exhibition of their wonderful work at the every friendly Discover Children’s Story Centre.

Disney in the West End Summer Pop-Up

Covent Garden

This August Disney Theatrical will open a free pop-up experience in London’s Covent Garden. Visitors will be able to see the masks, costumes and puppets from The Lion Kind up-close and step inside the Aladdin Cave of Wonders to get a photo with the legendary lamp. A dream pop-up event for Disney fans old and new!

Sensational Butterflies 

Natural History Museum

Mingle with hundreds of live butterflies and uncover the secret life of these colourful insects in this family-friendly exhibition. Colourful butterflies from Africa, Asia and America fly freely in this immersive family exhibit, now in its 10th year.

More summer holiday activities

KidZania Summer Camp 30 July – 16 August

Ship Shape Saturday 28 July and 4, 11, 18, 25 August

The Funfair, driven by SEAT 27 July – 2 Sept

Superhero Academy 21 July – 2 September

Sounds and Sorcery celebrating Disney Fantasia at The Vaults 3 July – 20 September

The Mall Wood Green 21 July – 29 August

Notting Hill Carnival’s Children’s Day 26 August

Zip Now London Until 9 September

The Monster 24 – 27 August

Dinosaur World Live at the Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre 14 August – 9 September

Gangsta Granny 14 – 26 August

Kids Week 1 – 31 August

The Star Seekers 8 August – 1 September

Dinosaurs in the Wild 26 June – 2 September

Monstrous Festival 29 July

Sea Creatures: Life Beneath the Ocean 27 July – 30 August

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