If you’re planning a family holiday in London this February, you’re in for a whole lot of fun! This is because this year’s February half-term in London has so many incredible events and activities to keep you entertained throughout the holiday! Plan the most memorable half-term week in London with these experiences to suit all ages!
Orchids Festival at Kew Gardens
The first and the most awe-inspiring one is the Orchids Festival at Kew Gardens. Celebrate the vibrant flora from Madagascar to brighten up your holiday! With this year’s festival themed in Madagascar expect to be enchanted by a beautiful landscape of striking contrast at Kew, as you explore succulent woodlands, and spiny forests and spot the most unique wildlife on earth! Enjoy your time with traditional Malagasy music playing in the backdrop and treat yourself to tantalising snacks and drinks!
Take in the fresh and aromatic air and don’t miss out on the one-of-a-kind horticultural displays at the Princess of Wales Conservatory, alongside the alluring Malagasy orchids. Make the most of your adventures at Kew and other unmissable events as you reserve a boutique stay at the Montcalm Hotel Marble Arch with modern rooms and rich amenities, within easy reach of London’s best landmarks!
Imagine Children’s Festival
Southbank Centre’s fun filled Imagine Children’s Festival is back for the February half-term with the most spectacular line-up of events! With over 100 events spanning 11 days, both adults and children aged 0-11 can enjoy dance parties, poetry, singing, comedy, hip-hop and brilliant theatre.
Plan the perfect fun day out as this year’s festival runs until 17th February’24 and the highlights include:
- A dance circus fusion
- Family trails and storytelling
- CBeebies Ocean Adventure BBC Symphony Orchestra
- Immersive workshops in the Art Makes People Powerful Creative Zone.
Barbican Family Film Club
London’s best film club meets every Saturday, and this February half term, you can join in too! Only moments away from the luxurious Cumberland Hotel Marble Arch, the Barbican Family Film Club is a wonderful programme of films for young fans and cinephiles. Head to the Barbican and be part of the Family Film Club to watch films together, specially selected for family audiences and kids including Wolfwakers, The Jungle Book and more!
This February, the popular Horniman Museum has opened its doors to a new and exciting exhibition known as the ‘Dinosaur rEvolution’! The exhibition runs from 10th February ’24 to 3rd November and features five enormous animatronic dinosaurs and highlights game-changing discoveries from recent decades! Grab the opportunity to see the beloved Horniman walrus in situ and learn how some dinosaurs survived extinction! Book your tickets for Dinosaur rEvolution and take an unforgettable journey through time as you explore the relationship between birds and dinosaurs with jaw-dropping fossil skeletons, detailed graphics by artists Luis V Rey, exciting games and more.
Make the most of your time in London with these fantastic family-friendly adventures! Plan and book luxury hotel rooms in the capital city with a prime location to relax and fuel up for your adventures!