Come Rain…

Explore London indoor fun and get creative with the kids. There’s plenty here to chase away the clouds.

sleepover london zoo

Bedbugs Sleepover

What | The sleepover with a difference is running throughout July and August.. Stay overnight in the BUG house at ZSL London Zoo. Bug-tastic fun for 7-11 years old. Explore the zoo by torchlight and wake up to the sounds of the animals. Plus games, story-telling, talks – all animal themed of course! Breakfast is included.

Where | London Zoo, Regents Park

When | Bank Holiday weekend

Who | 7-11 years

How | Click for more details and booking

art and history for kids

Tiger, Mog and Pink Rabbit: A Judith Kerr Retrospective

What | ‘The Tiger Who Came to Tea’, has been delighting families since it was published in 1968 and many young readers will be fond of her ‘Mog’ series. This exhibition looks at Kerr’s experience as a refugee settling in London and how she became an artist and storyteller.

Where | The Jewish Museum, Camden

When | Bank Holiday weekend

Who | All Ages

How | Click for more details and booking

baby disco

Monski Mouse’s Baby Disco Dance Hall

What | DJ Monski Mouse gets the under-fives jumping at her family disco. Parents are welcome to rave along with the kids to her mega mix of nursery rhymes, pop classics and retro dance numbers. There’s a baby area decked out with soft furnishings for the littlest ravers to safely roll around in, and the whole venue is a sight to behold. The best party you’ll go to all summer!

Where | The Southbank Centre

When | Bank Holiday weekend

Who | All Ages

How | Click for more details and booking

Family Doing Yoga Exercises

A2Zen Yoga

What | Yoga classes for children.
Imagination, visualisation, and sound based learning. A different adventure theme each week, stretching, learning and winding down. FREE TRIAL available.

Where | London Buddhist Vihara, The Avenue, W4 1UD

When | Friday afternoons

Who | 2-10 years

How | Click for more details and booking

Childrend painting

London Art Nanny

What | Charlotta will help your child to channel their “inner-Picasso” with drawing, painting and sculptures. Private workshops, group sessions or “art entertainment” for parties.

Where | Charlotta comes to you at home, anywhere within M25. Group workshops in Dove Studio, Chelsea.

When | Saturdays

Who | Toddlers and preschoolers

How Click for more info and booking

Silhouettes jumping

Stage West

What | The very best in Musical Theatre training for kids. Fun and confidence building, if you have a budding performer, Stage West would love to meet them! FREE TRIAL available.

Where | Brentford School for Girls, Drama Block, 5 Boston Manor Road, TW8 0PG

When | Sat and Sun mornings

Who | 3-11 years

How | Click for more details and booking


Snakes and Ladders

What | Jam packed with fun, and something for the whole family. Huge climbing frame, slides, ball ponds, tunnels and ropes. Plus soft play for under 5s, and coffees for parents.

Where | Syon Park, Brentford, Middx TW8 8JF

When | Mon-Sun 10am-6pm

Who | All ages

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Kew Gardens Climbers and Creepers

Climbers and Creepers

What | Britain’s first interactive botanical play zone. As ‘insects’, children can climb inside a plant to learn about pollination or get ‘eaten’ by a giant carnivorous pitcher plant!

Where | Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond TW9 3AB

When | 9:30am-4:15pm (winter opening times Oct-Feb)

Who | 2-9 years

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Gardening, planting - Lovely girl holding flowers in garden cent

Osterley Garden Centre

What | Top quality gardening products and furniture, birdcare, floristry, books, gifts and cards, plus an inspiring Christmas display, excellent restaurant and children’s soft play.

Where | Windmill Lane, Osterley, Middx TW7 5PR

When | Mon-Sat 9am-6pm, Sun 10:30am-4:30pm

Who | All the family

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