Whether your kids are into activities or a walk around a museum, we have rounded up some of the best things happening in and around The City.
Guildhall Art Gallery
Running until 12th November, Treasures of Gold and Silver Wire at Guildhall Art Gallery displays an astonishing collection of royal regalia, theatrical costumes, military attire, ecclesiastical artefacts, and beautiful modern jewellery, silversmithing, and embroidery.
On Wednesday 25th October, families are invited to celebrate the exhibition with a series of child-friendly workshops and events. Under 12s can visit for free and on this special family day, an accompanying adult can attend for free too.
Dress Yourself in Gold and Silver at The Guildhall Art Gallery
Master of The Worshipful Company of Gold and Silver Wyre Drawers, Catherine Carr is collecting together glorious gold and silver wire costumes and outfits for you and your family to try on and take some social media worthy snaps. Expect cloaks, dresses, tabards, trousers, togas and sparkling jackets.
Stay at a luxury hotel
Nestled within the heart of the City, located just a short walk from Cannon Street station and a stone’s throw from the River Thames. Vintry & Mercer is perfectly situated for you to plan adventures with the kids and explore some of the best attractions that the City has to offer. A luxury hotel that delivers on comfort, class and sophistication.
Why not, begin your day with a delicious breakfast at Vintry Kitchen – the pancakes are a great choice. Then why not explore some of the sights that the City has to offer, such as, The Bank of England Museum and St Paul’s Cathedral. After that, be sure to check out Vintry & Mercer’s stunning roof terrace – a perfect place for those social media pictures and of course, a tasty dinner.
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19-20 Garlick Hill EC4V 2AU
Looking to visit a restaurant this weekend? Well, Wahaca is a fabulous choice. Whether you’re in the mood for small plates or feeling a little more hungry this restaurant has it all. The nachos are delicious but they also have a magnificent taco selection that is worth trying. They also have a fantastic kids menu where your little ones will be impressed with ease. Wahaca in Shoreditch is a fabulous treat for all the family. Why not give it a try?
140 Tabernacle St EC2A 4SD
Play some crazy golf
Why not take the kids to Birdies, a visually ridiculous crazy golf courses in Angel. Birdies promises the perfect day out this October, complemented by an exciting menu at Cheeky Burger and a varied selection of famous Birdies cocktails at their bars.
21 Parkfield St N1 0PS
Branch out to Shrek’s Adventure and Sea Life
Looking for a fun adventure in London this November? Head over to Sea Life London Aquarium and Shrek’s Adventure. Located just moments away from each other – both are worth a visit.
The Sea Life London Aquarium is located on the ground floor of County Hall on the South Bank of the River Thames in central London, near the London Eye. Home to over 500 different species in 14 different themed zones, this is a great learning experience for kids. Be prepared to be amazed as you take a stroll through the ocean tunnel. You will see shoals of glittering fish flutter along beside you whilst enormous Green Sea turtles glide slowly over your head. If you’re feeling brave then why not immerse yourself in a world of creepy crawlies, crocodiles and critters. But the real highlight and not to be missed is the Polar Adventure – undoubtedly the penguins. Whether your kids are toddlers or teenagers this is a fun day out for the whole family.