The May half-term in London (Monday May 29 – Sunday June 4 2017) has plenty to offer the kids. There are all kinds of fun activites to keep you and your gang going, whether you fancy a child-friendly museum exhibtion, taking in a children's theatre show or visiting one the city's best best parks, plus lots of free stuff for when you need to save the pennies.
We'll be updating this page with events nearer the time, so keep checking back for the latest half-term highlights.
May half-term in London ideas
A few half-term in London highlights
Meet a robotic rhino, a squid with 18-foot tentacles and a huge house fly with a vacuum cleaner mouth at the Horniman Museum’s Zoo for larger-than-life robot animals made from familiar machines and gadgets. Through interactive games and challenges the robot creation will reveal how real animal anatomy works. Book tickets here.
The Fantastic World of Dr Seuss
Explore the imaginative world of Dr Seuss and his fantastical stories including 'Green Eggs and Ham', 'The Lorax' and 'Oh The Places You Will Go' at this family-friendly exhibition. Little ones can take part in dressing up sessions, play music with the Boom Band and meet characters such as Sam I Am! and The Cat in The Hat. The exhibition opens in the newly refurbished Discover Children's Story Centre designed by Studio Weave.