London is home to some of the best and most prestigious museums in the world. From paintings to fossils, the city is full of historical and cultural treasures. If you’re planning a trip to some of the capital’s historical sites with the kids, and you’re looking for hotels near Earl’s Court, then one of our boutique rooms will be the perfect place to start your journey. Whether you want to teach your children about the history of the planet, or you want to peak their interest in science, then you won’t struggle to find some of the most exciting exhibits in the world. Here are a few places that are sure to get the kids excited.
Natural History Museum
If you’re visiting the capital then the Natural History Museum is a must-see. It is one of the world’s biggest and most famous venues for historical documents and ancient specimens. From dinosaurs to butterflies, the animal exhibits contain thousands of different species, with information on how they evolved and adapted over millions of years. Kids will be amazed at the sight of a life-sized blue whale, and will gasp at the animatronic T-Rex that greets guests with a roar. If you want to know more about the creation of the planet then the Earth Galleries exhibit will teach you everything you need to know. To really make the most of what this amazing building has to offer you can organise a night visit where your kids will enjoy a sleepover with live music and film screenings.
The Science Museum in London is wonderland of technology that will amaze children and adults alike. The huge displays include rocket ships, planets and robots. The museum has all sorts of scientific technology on show, from ancient machinery to cutting-edge robotics. The building itself is a work of art, with lights and gadgets hanging from everywhere. You can teach your children about the development of technology throughout history with interactive exhibits and video lectures. There are also a lot of games and activities for the family to take part in. The Science Museum is a place of technological wonder that’s sure to amaze you, while teaching you thing or two at the same time.
For an amazing and fun history lesson you should head to the British Museum. Housing some of the world’s oldest and most famous exhibits, the museum is home to an array of historical artefacts. You can learn about ancient Egypt as you walk through the collection of thousand year old mummies. The massive collection of antiques will intrigue visitors as they learn about ancient civilisations that existed centuries ago. This is a trip worth making if you want a truly unique learning experience.
If you want to give your kids a day they’ll never forget then a trip to one of these amazing museums will do definitely do the trick. After a bit of breakfast at the Park Grand Kensington Hotel your kids will be ready to learn the amazing lessons that London’s museums have to teach.