Things to do near Bloomsbury, London

Sep 26, 2023

Things to do near Bloomsbury, London

Are you planning a city getaway to London this Summer? Our hotel is superbly located in the heart of London in Bloomsbury. It is only a few minutes walk from the British Museum, West End Shopping, Theatres, restaurants and many more!

There’s plenty happening in London this summer and with so many things to do near our hotel in Bloomsbury, we’ve compiled a list to help you plan your trip.

Don’t forget to take advantage of our 15% off August bookings- there’s no better time to visit.

British Museum Family Events:

Stories from the sea: For over a thousand years two cities of ancient Egypt lay lost under the sea. They were recently rediscovered by underwater archaeologists. This summer, dive in to reveal the stories behind the objects found below the waves! More information here

Make a mosaic mask:

Design a mosaic mask inspired by the Aztec gods. Discover the tradition of Aztec masks, then use tablet technology to create a striking design, using colours to display your family’s personality. More information here

The British Museum is located in Bloomsbury, roughly 5 minutes away from our hotel.

Coram´s Fields

Coram’s Fields is a unique seven acre playground and park for children. As a charity they offer wonderful activities for children and young people as a result of donations and fundraising activities. Entrance to the park is free and all activities provided by the Youth Centre, Children’s Centre and Sports Programme are FREE OF CHARGE.
More information here

All Star Lanes

All Star Lanes is a great place for the whole family and very experienced in keeping your young ones entertained! They offer reduced rates on bowling for under 12s and have a range of facilities to accommodate kids.
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Oasis Swimming Pools

Oasis Swimming Pools has 2 pools, 1 indoor pool and also a stunning outdoor pool surrounded by 2 seperate patio areas for adults and families.
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Harry Potter London Bus Tour

Join the Harry Potter Tour of London Locations and take a magical fun packed bus tour of the film locations and inspirations in the muggle capital. The 3 hour luxury air-conditioned coach tour includes Harry Potter locations from the final movie in the series, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, some of which is set in London.
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Thames RIB Experience

Hold on tight as Thames RIB Experience takes you and your family on a whirlwind sightseeing trip you’ll never forget! The two main experiences include Canary Wharf and Thames Barrier however, others are available.
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Ripley’s Believe It Or Not

Take a single step into the infamous Ripley’s Believe It Or Not and you’ll be hooked for hours: this place is literally amazing! Throughout the whole place you’ll also come across no end of amazing historical artefacts and what they quite accurately refer to as the weird and wonderful!
More information here