Kids of all ages will be spoilt for choice when it comes to keeping busy this summer. From immersive exhibitions and family days to urban beaches and museum sleepovers, we’ve rounded up the coolest activities for not-so-tiny Londoners.
Have a wild adventure with our pick of the best wallet-friendly forest-school sessions, by Kerri Burton
Climbers and Creeper is at best now a glorified bus shelter for those days when rain wasn’t forecast but it pisses it down anyway.
You can’t help feeling a little bit like you’ve gatecrashed a toddler birthday party, no matter how nice and friendly the other parents are.
Berlin is about as child-friendly as European cities come and it didn’t take long to work out where all the cool kids hang out.
This month, remember, remember the 5th of November with family-friendly firework displays and get festive with seasonal skating at Somerset House.
There are A LOT of planes, including one with teeth, another that says POO down its side and some really cool early wooden warplanes.
This month, make the most of the great outdoors with festivals, al fresco installations, park fun days and outdoor water-play.
Adam, AKA Bab Dad, has lived in Hampstead for two and a half years. He’s a doctor and dad to Bab, 2, and Margot the cat, 3.
25 ways to entertain culture-hungry little Londoners without spending a penny, by Kerri Burton