Top-Rated Family Attractions of London

Top-Rated Family Attractions of London

London is a place filled with many attractions. If you are short on time during your trip, then you can cover the top five attractions and make the tour productive.

London is one of the most vibrant cities in UK.

 

Whether you love history, culture or anything else, these five attractions will fulfill all your desires.

Buckingham Palace

This is one of the most visited palaces in the world. This is a must visit place for history lovers. Today the royal mews, state rooms and queen’s gallery is open for public visits. This is the place where you can learn about British history. There are also many events that take place in this monument. They also have some exhibitions that people take interest in. These exhibitions are free and you can surely take part in the exhibitions.

 

Tower of London

The Tower of London is a place that you really cannot miss. Not just the well-known crown jewels being showcased, kids can also be thrilled with the armour placed in the white tower, be fascinated by the tale of the  imperial Royal Menagerie and have a walk around the bloody tower where a Lord Chancellor, Two Archbishops of Canterbury, and Sir Walter Raleigh were trapped. This place is very well-known among travelers from all over the world.

 

Madame Tussauds

This is one of the best museums in the world. The museum has wax idols of many famous royal personalities including TV stars, cricketers etc. This is a very big museum where you are allowed to take snaps with the idols. You can even touch the idols. Here your children can also learn about the famous people. This is a great place to spend the whole day. Buy your tickets online to skip the queue on the day.

 

London Bridge Experience and the London Tombs

This venue is not advisable for old people, people with weak hearts or small kids. You can take your older kids. This is one of the scariest attractions the city has. The deadly costumes and the scary atmosphere will provide you with a great experience. As you take a tour of London bridge you can explore all the tales that cover London at the time of Roman invasion and through to the present times, both the London bridge experience and London tombs. There is just one ticket for the two venues and is worth it. So if you are planning your London tour then do not forget to tick this off your list.

 

London Dungeon

This is another scary venue in the city where there are more than 14 shows in the 90 minutes tour. In the tour there are live actors and also three rollercoaster rides. Here you can learn about the history dating back to very old times. If your kids love the horrible history books, TV shows, or events, they are going to enjoy this venue.

 

Additional Tip

The city has many galleries. Most of them are free and you can learn more about the history.  The Whitechapel Gallery is a place to explore the great artwork done by old artists.  The gallery features artwork done by many known artists like Jackson Pollock, Pablo Picasso, Sophie Calle and Mark Rothko. This gallery is a must watch for art lovers. The White Cube is also a spacious exhibition place that can be a great venue for the tourists. This place is visited and admired by many of the celebrities. There is also a film auditorium where you can see some small documentaries.

 

So now you know more about the top five things that you can do in this amazing place. These are must do’s of your London trip.

You can also take a printed map with you. On the map you can mark out the places of interests, so that you can navigate the exciting city of London, in the best possible way.