Travelling To London With Your Family: A Quick Guide


London is a vibrant, popular place with many families around the world who come to experience all the exciting, wonderful things this city has to offer. You could spend weeks here with your family and never run out of activities to do, and things to see. There’s plenty of fantastic restaurants around, and even more importantly, stunning accommodation choices which are located in ideal areas. The Park Grand Paddington Suites is one such example of a luxurious accommodation located in the perfect area to explore London. From here to you can travel with your family to some of the many attractions around, and not have to travel for more than 15 minutes at a time! Here are some of the best family-friendly attractions Central London has to offer.

What To See

The British Museum

British Museum

There are many child friendly museums in London so it’s definitely worth taking the kids to one on a weekend on during the summer break. The world famous British Museum is a great place to take your family if you’re visiting London. There are lots of different galleries to explore here and you and the kids can learn about everything from the Egyptians to Roman Britain and beyond.

The Theatre


The theatre is wonderful for people of all ages so taking the kids long to one of the many popular West End shows shouldn’t be a problem! There are many different shows that are suitable for kids such as Lion King and Mama Mia, which are fun-filled musicals with dance, music and laughs. Visiting the theatre is great entertainment and you’ll definitely not want to miss out on some of the great shows over the summer.

Sea Life London

SEA LIFE London Aquarium

You and your family are bound to have a fantastic time at Sea Life London if you’re visiting the city. This huge aquarium contains thousands of sea creatures and you can see everything from sharks to turtles all under one roof. This is as close as you’ll ever get to some of the most endangered and rare water species in the world. It’s a brilliant day out for all the family and you’ll all learn about the different types of sea creatures. There are a range of behind the scenes tours, educational talks and fun demonstrations to choose from, so it’s worth doing some research to look at dates and times before you venture off.

Visit Hyde Park

Hyde Park, London UK

Hyde Park is a prominent London park and much-loved by many Londoners and tourists from around the world. This huge green space contains 4,000 trees a meadow, a huge lake and special ornamental flower gardens. The brilliant thing about Hyde Park is the fact that there’s something for all the family to do and it’s a place that kids and adults can enjoy throughout the summer. Here you can find the Serpentine Lido which is 100 yards and has a paddling pool, and this is great for children and families. You can row along the lake in one of the pedal boats, which carries up to 6 people, so you can bring the kids along too.