Exciting May Half-Term Activities for Families

Looking for exciting ways to engage your children this May half-term? The Royal Borough of Greenwich is the gateway to an array of fabulous family-friendly activities. We’ve compiled a list of the best events in and around London to make your planning hassle-free. So, load up on snacks, pack your bags, and let Greenwichmums guide you through your half-term adventure!

1. Kids Rule at Eltham Palace
English Heritage invites young visitors to rule at Eltham Palace this half-term. Kids can explore this splendid palace, participate in activities that bring the past to life, and learn about historical figures’ roles. Step back in time and learn about the art of courtly manners. Don’t forget to check out the lovely gardens. Learn More

2. The Tales of Peter Rabbit and Benjamin Bunny Live Show
The Royal Parks bring Beatrix Potter’s beloved characters to life in this charming live show. Watch your kids’ faces light up as they follow Peter Rabbit and Benjamin Bunny’s adventures. Perfect for a sunny day out! Learn More

3. Twirlywoos Live!
Get ready to giggle with the Twirlywoos, the hit CBeebies TV show stars, as they bring their magical adventures to the Blackheath stage. This show promises to delight young fans with fun, laughter, and surprises galore. Learn More

4. Spring Family Festival at London Zoo
Experience an interactive day out at London Zoo’s Spring Family Festival. Children can learn about incredible animals, enjoy fun workshops, and participate in conservation-themed activities. The perfect blend of entertainment and education. Learn More

5. Southbank Centre Family Fun
Southbank Centre provides a range of engaging events for families. Whether it’s creative workshops, exciting performances, or interactive storytelling, there’s something for every young mind to enjoy. Learn More

6. Brick Dinos at Horniman Museum
Dinosaur lovers, rejoice! Explore the prehistoric world through LEGO® with Brick Dinos at Horniman Museum. Marvel at the intricate dinosaur models and enjoy the interactive play areas. Learn More

7. Great Big Birthday Bash Family Rave
Celebrate the Big Fish Little Fish’s Birthday Bash at Alexandra Palace. With rave classics and party games, this unique event offers fun for the entire family. Yes, parents can hit the dance floor too! Learn More

8. BBC CBeebies Twelfth Night at Shakespeare’s Globe
Introduce your children to the magic of Shakespeare with the BBC CBeebies’ delightful adaptation of Twelfth Night. A perfect family outing with a touch of classic culture. Learn more

9. May Half-Term Festival of Curiosity at London Transport Museum
Feed your child’s curiosity with this festival at the London Transport Museum. It’s a fun-filled educational trip from the history of London’s transport to interactive exhibitions. Learn More

10. May Half-Term at Cutty Sark
Explore the world of maritime adventure at Cutty Sark. The kids can meet characters from the ship’s past and even participate in exciting hands-on activities. Learn More

11. Making Maps at the National Maritime Museum
Your child can become a mapmaker at the National Maritime Museum this half term. Learn about the importance of maps and create your very own. Learn More

12. Drawn Together at the Queen’s House
Delve into the world of portraiture at the Queen’s House. Families can enjoy artist-led workshops and learn about the art of portrait making. Learn More

13. Get on board with London’s best view

This Half Term, enjoy a memorable and entertaining day out on London’s No 1 Thames sightseeing cruise. City Cruises welcomes you on board for a great day out for all the family! It’s the perfect way to capture the capital’s iconic riverside landmarks. Learn More.

With so many options to choose from, London is your playground this May half-term. Don’t forget you heard about these fantastic events from Greenwichmums, your trusted local source of family activities. Remember to book in advance to avoid disappointment. Happy exploring!

Exciting May Half-Term Activities for Families

Exciting May Half-Term Activities for Families

Exciting May Half-Term Activities for Families