Best things for Kids in London

Written by Sophia – 9 years old native Londoner


London is the most spirited and thrilling city in the whole of Europe! It is home to some of the worlds most famous landmarks, activities, and attractions. There is so much to do here that’s amazing and most of all FUN! It is so hard to narrow down all of London’s extraordinary activities but below you will find are TOP 10 attractions.

  1. Buckingham Palace:

Buckingham Palace is one of London’s most cultural landmarks. Buckingham Palace is famous for serving as a working building and a home to the Royal family.

  1. Big Ben:

Big Ben is an iconic landmark in London. Big Ben was built 164 years ago and stands 96 metres tall!

  1. The Science Museum:

The Science Museum is the 6th most visited museum. The museum is home to one of the oldest clock parts in the world, dating back to the 14th century.

  1. London Zoo:

London Zoo is a load of fun! You will see gorillas, lions, creepy crawlies, and lots more. London Zoo was officially open on the 27th of April 1828.

  1. Madame Tussauds:

Madame Tussauds is famous for its incredible displays of famous people made of wax. You would think they were real people!

  1. Tower of London:

The Tower of London is one of the city’s most popular tourist attractions. It was a former prison and a royal residence as well as a home for the Crown Jewels exhibition.

  1. Natural History Museum:

One fun fact about the Natural History Museum is the founder of the museum Sir Richard Owen, invented the word dinosaur. The museum first opened its doors on the 18th of April 1881.

  1. Warner Bros. Studio Tour- The making of Harry Potter:

Make any children’s dreams of being a witch or a wizard come true by taking them to a tour around Harry Potter sets, props and activities at the Warner Bros. Studio Tour- The making of Harry Potter.

  1. SEA LIFE Aquarium:

Discover an underwater world at SEA LIFE Aquarium. You will see sharks, green sea turtles, jellyfish, and lots more. Face the sharks as you walk across the glass floor.

  1. While you are visiting London you cannot miss London’s amazing theatre productions such as…
  • Mathilda the musical
  • Hamilton
  • Frozen
  • Back to the Future
  • Wicked
  • and finally the Lion King!

Enjoy your time in London!!