Great ideas for a day out with little children

kids day out

The amazing thing about London is that there is always something new to see or do. From retired couples to young toddlers on a family trip, the city offers something exciting for everyone.

On your next family holiday to the Park Grand Kensington Hotel London, you’ll find plenty of fun activities and educational experiences for your little ones close to our hotels near Gloucester Road. Here some of the best places to spend the day with your youngsters.

Hackney City Farm

A day at the farm is a wonderful experience for little children, especially now that the weather is beginning to warm up. Tots and toddlers will love exploring Hackney City Farm and seeing all of the different animals. This is a great opportunity to help your little ones learn about the different farm animals while seeing them up close. You’ll get to see everything from chickens to horses so be sure to stop by on your adventure around London.

Science Museum

Science Museum

The Science Museum is one of the many wonderful institutions in London where you discover all kinds of incredible exhibitions and artefacts. If you have a budding scientist in the family or youngsters with an interest in technology, their eyes are sure to light up as they explore the halls of the Science Museum. For tiny tots, there is also a water play area in which they can have fun and learn about how waterways work.

Madame Tussau

Let your little ones meet their heroes with a trip to London’s famous waxwork museum. Madame Tussauds is home to some of the most incredible wax figures in the world and is a must-see for tourists. From famous presidents to world-class pop stars, you and the kids will get a chance to take pictures with some of the most iconic faces in the world. Be sure to take your camera along on your day trip to the waxwork museum.

Aquazone Aquatic Centre

Sea Life London Aquarium

Take your little ones on a journey to the depths of the ocean and let them experience the magic of the sea. The London Aquarium is home to hundreds of different species ranging from big sharks to cute tropical critters. Watch your children’s eyes light up as you walk through the underwater glass tunnels and point out all of the magical creatures that swim overhead. The beautiful colours and incredible creatures will give your little ones an experience they will never forget.


If you’re looking for something that will really get your kids excited, it doesn’t get much better than this. Kidzania allows youngsters to escape into a world of imagination and step into the shoes of any character they want. Whether they want to be a firefighter, a nurse or a scientist, your children will have everything they need to create a new world. Kidzania is also a great place to help your kids make new friends.