Half term activities for children in London - Our Top 5 Picks

Half Term activities for children in London - Our Top 5 Picks


Getting organised for this upcoming half term holiday?  If you’re searching for kids’ half term activities in London, then The Strings Club is here to help!

As a mum myself, finding (and funding) activities over the school Half Term holidays can be daunting - so we have done the hard work for you! 

Things to do with kids in half term in London

Free to visit, families can explore all the wonderful natural sights the museum has to offer. From dinosaurs to volcanoes, from insects to huge mammals, the museum has plenty to discover!

Featuring exhibitions such as the Wonderlab with lots of interactive displays and activities, and the Pattern Pod, an interactive, multi sensory gallery. The IMAX theatre displays lots of 3D shirts for the family to enjoy.

Half term activities for children in London

Admission free, except for tours. A great variety of animals to visit from Alpacas to owls, ferrets and cows.

Although not free, good, low cost fun. Take a cable car across the Thames for a great view of some of London’s best landmarks. Under 5’s go free, children aged 5-15 cost £2.50 each and adults are charged £5 each.

Half Term activities for children in London

For a great day out and a fun activity, see if you can find all of the 30+ dinosaurs in Crystal Palace Park. Use the map of the statues to work your way through each or just enjoy the hunt! 

Half Term Activities in London

If you’re looking for things to do with your kids in half term, we hope our top tips above help. But if you’re looking for half term fun for kids whilst you work, then we'd love to welcome your child to one of our Holiday Camps near you.

With over 100 5* independent reviews via Feefo from parents this year, The Strings Club welcomes children from one day to the whole experience.

We start each morning with our fun-filled “Learn Together, Play Together ” instrumental sessions. Free hire of an instrument including Guitar, Violin or Ukulele to take home!

Afternoons include our carefully-created, interactive workshops – designed to inspire your child in more ways than one! Think sports, music, drama, art and dance!

Each Holiday Camp ends with a Grand Concert. Enabling your child to proudly show what they have achieved alongside their new friends!

Find your nearest Half Term Holiday Camp below or call our friendly Head Office team on 0121 296 9204.