5 Kid-tastic May Bank Holiday Activities

30th April 2018

There are two May bank holidays coming up – yey! Whilst we’re sure you’reexcited to have a few extra days with your family and friends this month, we know you’re probably scrambling for ideas to keep them occupied! When in doubt, a day trip or weekend getaway to London always gives you a good bang for your buck. We’ve picked the top five things to do that will  get their imaginations running wild!

  1. SEALIFE London

London may not be top of mind when it comes to checking out all your favourite sea creatures but SEALIFE London offers an unparalleled insight into an underwater world. Head over to the new Rainforest Adventure and come face to fang with some of the strangest creatures you’ve ever seen.

Adult admission: £26 [save £26 with 2FOR1]

  1. Clip ‘n Climb

Head to this colourful labyrinth in Chelsea where the little ones can swing, climb and explore to their hearts content. Let them take on the challenge of the ‘The Skyscraper’ ‘Jungle Gym’ and lots more. You can even register to ‘climbercise’, which includes a harness fitting, warm up and 60 minutes inside the climbing arena.

Child admission: £17.50

  1. ZSL London Zoo

Everyone loves a day out at the zoo. Explore the 750 species of animal and discover thousands of surprising, and fascinating, facts just waiting to be discovered. Hear the roar of the Asiatic lions, then catch a glimpse of the friendly giraffes. Wander through the ring-tailed lemurs before heading over to BUGS to quiz the insect experts. You just have to experience it for yourselves.

Adult admission: £27.04 [save £27.04 with 2FOR1]

  1. Museum sleepovers

Yes. You read that right. Museum. Sleepover. A whole host of museums in London offer ki friendly nights packed with fun activities including the British Museum, Natural History Museum and the Science Museum. A word of warning these sell out fast so plan ahead.

Admission: varies

  1. KidZania

KidZania is a child sized city in Shepherd’s Bush where the kids are in charge. Watch the excitement on their faces as they try out more than 60 real life role-play activities. An empowering and entertaining experience, not to be missed!

Admission: £35 (online) [save £35 with 2FOR1]