Top Things to do in London over Christmas

Top Things to do in London over Christmas

From celebrating kids’ week in West End to seeing Santa on the river, London’s Christmas is a wonderful time to fill the festive season with joy and happiness.

So, get ready with your mummy and papa for an action-packed adventure in London this Christmas.

Here is a list of top things to do in London over Christmas.

Christmas with The Tiger Who Came to Tea

The Tiger is back in town! The kid’s favorite show return to the West End this Christmas is from 9th December to 5th January. Tiger fans will be overwhelmed by the live performance of Tigers Who Came to Tea in London’s Theatre Royal Haymarket.

Based on the classic animated book written by Judith Kerr OBE, the tea-guzzling show is full of fun and chaos. The special Christmas is all sprinkled with heaps of imaginative magic, sing-a-long songs, dancing, impressive illusions, and mischief. The little Sophie, her mummy, and daddy will surround the Tiger, live on the stage. 

The Tiger Who Came to Tea family show is perfect for kids of all ages and is equally exciting for adults. Coming along with your family to watch is a real Christmas treat.

What are the other kid activities to do in London this Christmas?

Visit Winter Wonderland

The magical Winter Wonderland pops up on the corner of Hyde Park every year. Here you can enjoy funfair rides, an ice-skating rink, and delicious family meals and drinks. You can enjoy Christmassy trinkets and seasonal music. Other highlights include circuses, Wonderland Comedy Club, and the biggest outdoor rink in the UK.  

See Santa at Leicester Square 

Leicester Square turns into a Christmas market for eight weeks every year. Here you can find welcoming food stalls, festive decorations, handcrafted gifts, enchanting Christmas shows, and other family activities. Santa is there to tell if you are sweet or naughty. You can dance at a baby disco or catch the Brat Kids Carnival, filled with magic and mischief.

Get inspired by Christmas Lights 

Christmas lights will make a huge part of kid activities London at Christmas. They are switched on in major areas of London like Regent Street, Oxford Street, and Covent Garden throughout the Christmas atmosphere.

Admire the Christmas Tree 

The city of Oslo observes an enormous, beautiful Christmas tree every year, illuminated with hundreds of little lightbulbs in a vertical direction.

Experience Dazzling Christmas at Kew

Kew Garden turns into a magical display of twinkling lights every year. Santa will be there with his pixies. You can enjoy family rides and treat yourself with warming festive foods and drinks. Palm House, the finale to the scenic trail, and Great Pagoda are other highlights of Kew. 

Enjoy Festive Sweet Shop Afternoon Tea

Covent Garden’s hotel offers you to see a 25-foot Christmas decorated with snow domes. Here you can enjoy a treat of festive sweets, including homemade candy floss, white chocolate pops, gingerbread, and more.

So, are you ready to celebrate fun kids activities London over this Christmas? Come and join us in our journey to celebrating magical Christmas in London with The Tiger Who Came to Tea’s live performance in the Theatre Royal Haymarket and other fun kid activities from Monday, 9th December to Sunday, 19th January.

Book your tickets now!



'This Tiger is the cat's meow'

The Times


'Perfectly pitched adaptation'

Daily Telegraph


'A delight from start to finish'

Time Out