This half-term (Monday May 30 - Friday June 3 2016), London has enough fun lined up to have the family raring to leave the house. Whether you fancy a kid friendly event at one of London's many museums or attractions, or would rather explore some outdoor London activities, we've got all your family-fun covered.
Half-term in London ideas
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City farms in London
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Top 10 museums for kids
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Children's theatre shows this half-term
Top 10 theatre outings from puppet shows to kid-friendly musicals
A few half-term in London highlights
A Boy And A Bear In A Boat
Set sail for a maritime adventure this half term, joining two mariners stuck with just a suitcase, a teapot, and a ukelele to help them. There's plenty of ukelele-strumming fun in store at this joyful kids show, adapted from Dave Shelton's popular story. Ages five-plus.
Delve into after hours zoo-life and get the chance to see animal having dinner or bedding down for the night. A self-guided Safari Trail will lead you through a packed schedule of feeds and wild talks, performances in the Theatre of Life will reveal fascinating insights into unusual animal behaviours and once darkness has fallen you can relax with some live acoustic music in Safari Base Camp. A world food market will provide dinner for any hungry humans.
Above and Beyond
Experience the marvellous world of flight and aerospace innovation at 'Above and Beyond', an immersive exhibition offering a look at the past and future of the science behind flight. Expect interactive experiences using flight simulation, augmented reality and virtual reality.