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Entertainment, Culture,

June 30 2022

Fun-filled family attractions

For a memorable half-term escape head to London and enjoy historical sights and fantastic seasonal events to keep you and the kids entertained. 

The Tower of London

The Tower of London, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, has almost 1000 years of tales to tell. Marvel at the Crown Jewels, the ravens, Bloody Tower, Medieval Palace, battlements and an incredible collection of armoury in the White Tower. Discover the many roles the Tower played throughout the centuries – from medieval palace and fortress to infamous prison and execution site. 

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Terrible Thames boat tour

Horrible Histories proudly presents a brand-new brilliant tour: Horrible Histories Live Onboard - Terrible Thames!
Take a dive into the stories of King Henry VIII, Anne Boleyn, Julius Caesar, the Duke of Wellington, Queen Boudicca, Jack the Ripper and Captain Kidd, in this history of the Thames with the nasty bits left in!

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The London Dungeon

Delve into the ancient capital’s most horrible history at the London Dungeon - a walk-through experience that re-creates scenes from London’s scary past.

Everything that you see is based on real historical events from Jack the Ripper, to the Great Fire of London, torture and the plague. With three scary rides, the London Dungeon provides a thrilling and fun experience that will leave your family screaming for more!

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Theatreland

Enjoy a wonderful family matinee performance at one of the many London theatres. Sing-a-long with Frozen, have a spoon full of sugar with Mary Poppins, or be swept away with the chorus of the Lion King. There is something for every age and taste in London’s theatreland this half term!

Our central London hotels are perfectly situated for easy access to a broad range of popular shows.

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