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Best London Christmas activities for children

Make the festive season even more magical for your little ones at these great Christmas events for children

By Time Out London Things To Do

Christmas time is exciting at any age, but it really is the most wonderful time of the year when you're smaller than one of Santa's elves. All year long, (hopefully) your little ones have been on their best behaviour in order to be put on Saint Nick's nice list, so why not make their festive period even more special with some of London's amazing yuletide events for kids. All across the capital, there's so much wintery fun to be had, from ice rinks, Santa's grottos, dazzling Christmas lights and Christmas theatre shows. Here's our guide to the best festive activities for children in London. 

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