All journey times are approximate and subject to variation.
Things to do in London with kids
With world-class museums, fascinating historical sites, beautiful parks, incredible shopping and an endless list of cultural attractions, London is an excellent city for families. With so much on offer across the capital, there’s simply no time for children or their parents to get bored. The only problem is knowing where to start. Follow this two-day itinerary to inspire and entertain the whole family during your stay in London.
The Natural History Museum
Then, take a 20-minute drive to ZSL London Zoo.
ZSL London Zoo
From the zoo, take a 15-minute taxi ride to Hyde Park.
Exit the park on the north-east side and take a 10-minute drive or 20-minute walk to Hamleys on Regent Street.
To reach the next stop, take a 20-minute stroll through Soho over to Covent Garden.
To get back to the hotel, it’s a 10-minute taxi ride.
The London Eye
Next, take a two-minute walk to SEA LIFE London Aquarium, a stone’s throw from the London Eye.
SEA LIFE London Aquarium
Take a scenic walk along the South Bank for 25-minutes, or hail a taxi for a 10-minute drive to Shakespeare’s Globe.
To reach the next location, take a 25-minute drive east along the River Thames.
Then, take a 25-minute drive north of the river to the V&A Museum of Childhood.
V&A Museum of Childhood
A drive back to the hotel will take 35 minutes.