Nobody (bar Mary Poppins) can pluck fun out of thin air, so there's no harm in looking for a little help when it comes to entertaining your family. We've gathered the best activities for children in London to make sure your little ones are kept captivated all week long.
Flick through our favourite London kids events this week in the gallery below. Do you know of an event that's a family favourite but isn't listed? Tweet us your suggestion so that we can share the love!
This week of concerts at the Southbank Centre celebrates the thousands of musical youngsters living in Lambeth, the centre's home borough. Children aged 5-18 form more than 50 schools will be performing, and all the concerts are free to attend (though guests should book tickets in advance online).Read more
This unusual activity centre set in 170 acres of natural parkland is hosting some scientific silliness this Easter to entertain all ages. Join Professor Nitrate for some seriously exciting science in his MadLab and join in with rocket launching and air soft rifle firing on the Test Range.Read more
As if the fact that spring's finally sprung wasn't excuse enough, The National Trust are encouraging families to explore their London properties this Easter weekend with specially designed Cadbury's egg trails. Each hunt's clues will lead you through the building (or garden), and explorers who manage to answer all the questions will be rewarded with a chocolatey prize.Read more