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Things to do during May half-term in London

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Get creative with your kids at online workshops this half-term. Credits: Kew Gardens. Image courtesy of Kew Gardens.
Treat the family to a half-term filled with exciting activities, interactive attractions, outdoor playgrounds and children's shows over the May school holiday in London.


Get ready for a week of family fun in London during the May half-term holiday 2022 (also known as summer half-term).

Plan your May school holiday break with this guide to the top things to do during half-term in London. Discover family-friendly museums, half-term activities and kids' shows, and take the children outdoors to London's parks and playgrounds on a sunny day.

May half-term activities in London

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Check back nearer the time for details of specific May half-term events in 2022.

For more family day out ideas this half-term, take a look at a guide to London for kids, including the roundups of 101 things to do with children and teenagers. In need of last minute ideas? Check out this guide to the best things to do this weekend.

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