Half Term in Westminster and City

Michael Rosen’s Bear Hunt Discover Children’s Story Centre East London
16-Oct-14 to 3-Apr-16

BOOKING NOW. Ages 0 - 11 Step inside a humungous chocolate cake and explore a secret larder, swishy swashy and splash splosh your way through a Bear Hunt. And dare you explore...

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The Railway Children King's Cross Theatre Central London
22-Jan-15 to 22-Jan-17

Set in a brand new, purpose built 1,000 seat venue, this breathtaking show features a stage built around a real train track, and a beautiful 60 tonne vintage locomotive that steam...

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Regent's Canal Boat Trips Camden and Little Venice
22-Apr-15 to 22-Apr-20

Jason's Trip is the original Regent's Canal tour and has been operating since 1951. Jason is an authentic 107-year-old canal boat which was originally used as a cargo-vessel on...

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Viewfinding Tate Modern Embankment
23-May-15 to 23-Jan-16

Change the way you look at the Tate by carrying your very own set of filters through the gallery! Create your own colour combinations, ‘edit' a painting or distort the architectu...

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Liminal - family activity Tate Modern Southbank
23-May-15 to 16-Jan-17

Liminal is a participatory sculpture for families, inviting you to experiment with shape, form and composition - inspired by the art and architecture of Tate Modern. Enjoy...

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Open Studio for Families Tate Britain Westminster
23-May-15 to 19-Jan-17

Thursdays and Fridays during school holidays Open Studio promotes creativity, improvisation and play for all ages. Open Studio invites you to explore, improvise and test ideas...

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Family Activities British Museum Holborn
23-May-15 to 20-Jan-17

Visit the Families Desk in the Great Court to borrow activities and for advice on your visit. Try our Free activity trails. 30–40 minute trails with exciting themes for children....

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Half Term Workshops The Cartoon Museum Holborn
23-May-15 to 1-Feb-20

The Cartoon Museum runs workshops for children and young people during every school holiday except Christmas/New Year. See our site for details of all the workshops. Places on...

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Free half term events for families Museum of London Barbican
23-May-15 to 31-Jan-17

The Museum of London is a great place to bring your family and learn about London's history together. If you're looking for something fun and free for all the family then come...

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Launchpad The Science Museum Knightsbridge
23-May-15 to 30-Oct-20

Launchpad is packed with over 50 interactive exhibits, plus electrifying shows and lively demos, all from the wonderful world of physics. Launchpad is all about asking questions...

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Sports Holiday Camps Hampstead North London
23-May-15 to 1-Feb-20

School holiday camps at the BEST VENUES with the BEST TEACHERS... The Academies are running the school holiday camps at University College School for 3-17 year olds. 3-5's: Tin...

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Create a Masterpiece Trafalgar Square The Strand
23-May-15 to 22-Sep-16

Try brass rubbing at St Martin-in-the-Fields for creative family fun with an historical twist! Brass rubbing in London and throughout the UK was a fashionable Victorian pastime...

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Families welcome area Tate Britain Millbank Westminster
23-May-15 to 8-Jul-19

Visit the new Welcome Area at Tate Britain and choose an activity for your family to enjoy together in the galleries. Activities encourage exploration and understanding of archite...

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Sylvia Young Theatre School Marylebone
23-May-15 to 22-Jan-17

Under the supervision of Sylvia Young OBE, our holiday courses are taken by teachers from our full-time school and also by professionals from the theatre world and are open to...

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Shadow Puppets The Foundling Museum Central London
26-May-15 to 11-May-20
disabled access

Sessions: 10:30 – 12:00, 13:00 – 14:30 and 14:30 – 16:00 Free for children and up to two accompanying adults Hunt through our Collection finding as many animals as you can, befor...

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Half Term Family Activity Day The Charles Dickens Museum Holborn
26-May-15 to 26-May-17

No booking is necessary, simply turn up on the day. Charles Dickens lived in this house and wrote Oliver Twist and Nicholas Nickleby. Family Visits A visit to the Museum includ...

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Family Sundays Royal Opera House Covent Garden
31-May-15 to 30-Apr-17

Family Sundays are a new regular event for families to come and explore the Royal Opera House, its artists and the world of opera and ballet. Each Family Sunday will be packed...

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