After months cooped up inside, is it any wonder you’re looking for something fun to do with the kids this summer?
UK attractions for kids of all ages
Warner Bros Studio Tour: The Making of Harry Potter
This Harry Potter studio tour near London is the perfect day out for kids (and parents!) of all ages. Whether you have grown up with the books and want to share the magic of Harry Potter with your children or you have a young reading fan on your hands, we can guarantee that the magic will rub off on the whole family over the course of the tour. You’ll explore some of the most iconic sets from the films, including The Great Hall, Privet Drive and the potions rooms, as well as having the chance to get your very own picture flying over London on a broomstick!
Don’t forget to grab a cup of butterbeer half way through - you can’t beat it! Click here to view ticket options with transport from central London and Birmingham.
UK attractions for older children and teenagers
This thrill-filled theme park on the outskirts of London receives millions of visitors each year and is a firm favourite among ride fanatics in the UK. If you’re brave enough, take on huge coasters like The Nemesis Inferno, Stealth and Saw - The Ride with your teenagers and make memories you’ll all never forget!
While the weather is still warm, you can also appreciate the cooling effects of the mighty Tidal Wave, which showers riders with the equivalent of 2.7 bath tubs of water.
Book in advance and save over £20 per person. Click here to see our range of Thorpe Park Tickets.
If you’re based near Birmingham or the midlands, we highly recommend the thrills of Alton Towers for a day out with teenagers. Brave Oblivion, Thi3teen or Rita if you love the big thrills or take a ride on the newest attraction at the park - The Wicker Man, a coaster which takes you through a burning inferno!
Buy your Alton Towers tickets here and save £20pp vs. booking on the gate.
Based on London’s Southbank, Shrek’s Adventure is an interactive 4D attraction which is specifically aimed at younger children. There are ten hilarious live shows to explore which aim to be entertaining for the children and funny for the adults too! Favourites from the film including the loveable Donkey will be on hand to keep the whole family entertained from start to finish.
You can buy tickets to Shrek’s Adventure and other family-London Attractions with the London More for Less Pass.
LEGOLAND Windsor is the theme park designed with kids in mind. Everything at this park is aimed at children aged between 2 and 12, with the ever popular DUPLO for the really little ones and family friendly roller coasters for the older ones!
Don’t miss out on the famous LEGO Driving School, where kids can pick up their LEGO driving licenses or The Dragon coaster, where older children can experience their first thrill ride. You can save 40% by booking LEGOLAND Windsor tickets in advance online.
Chessington World of Adventures
Another fantastic theme park and zoo aimed at children is Chessington World of Adventure in Surrey. Having both thrills and the joy of interacting with animals from all over the world makes Chessington World of Adventures a fun and educational day out in equal measures. Older kids and thrill seekers will love Rattlesnack, an exciting roller coaster which takes riders on the thrilling ups and downs of a mining cart, while the Zufari - Ride into Africa is a different type of thrilling adventure, suitable for the whole family.
Book your Chessington World of Adventures Tickets with us in advance and you will save £20pp vs. booking at the gate.
Looking for something a little different to do with the kids this year? View our full range of UK attractions here.