Things to do at Christmas with Kids

For so many, Christmas is the most magical time of the year. For some, it’s celebrating the birth of Christ. For others, it’s a time of coming together, giving and receiving. However you celebrate Christmas, we have some great ideas to get you into the festive spirit – from the best UK Christmas markets to the best Christmas markets in Europe.

If you’re looking to visit Santa this year, we have 100+ Santa’s Grottos in the UK. Visiting London at Christmas? We have some great ideas for things to do in London at Christmas with kids, including a guide to the best Christmas markets in London.

However you celebrate Christmas, we hope you have a happy and healthy one!

ice skating with kids

Our Top 10 Fun Things To Do At Christmas With Kids

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The Christmas holidays are fast approaching and it's time to start thinking about organising some things to do at Christmas that the whole family can enjoy. From Ice Skating to Christmas Pantos and seeing the Christmas light displays..these ideas are bound to fuel your Christmas spirit.
Virtual Christmas

50+ Ways to Enjoy a Virtual Christmas in 2020

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It is reasonably safe to say that Christmas 2020 is going to be unlike any Christmas we've seen before. Many of our favourite Christmas events are being cancelled left, right and centre but thanks to these virtual Christmas events, we can still bring a little Christmas cheer into our homes.
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30 Classic Christmas Movies for Kids (Plus 2020 Releases)

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If you're feeling like getting into the Christmas spirit, here are 30 of the best Christmas movies for kids that can be enjoyed by the whole family. So pull on those Christmas jumpers, pop some corn and snuggle up for some festive movie fun.
Natural History Museum ice skating

10 Cool Places to Go Ice Skating in London in 2020

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London is an impossibly cool city anyway, but over the festive period, these places to go ice skating in London increase the cool factor in more ways than one. From the Natural History Museum to a secret rooftop bar, read all about the 10 top places to go ice skating in London this winter.
The Coppa Club Igloos at Tower Bridge

The 6 Best Igloo Restaurants in London in 2020

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Looking for igloo restaurants in London? Here are 6 of the best places to eat in an igloo in London this year.
South Molton Street London Christmas lights

The Best Places to See the London Christmas Lights in 2020

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The London skyline sparkles all year round but it is especially sparkly at Christmas. Here are the best places to see the London Christmas lights in 2020, including some lesser known places.
Christmas at the Botanics

The Most Complete Guide to the UK Christmas Light Trails 2020

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Looking for Christmas things to do this year? Why not get into the festive spirit with a wander along one of the many enchanting Christmas Light Trails?
Festive decorations at Claridge's

16 Top Ideas for Family Christmas Breaks in the UK 2020

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From theme park Santa Sleepovers to holiday park winter wonderlands and all the trimmings and trappings at a luxury family hotel, we have 16 top suggestions for family Christmas breaks in the UK.
The Polar Express Train Ride

A Handy Guide To The 6 Polar Express Train Rides In The UK

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Looking for a truly magical Christmas experience this year? Read all about the famous Polar Express Train Rides, including where to find them and what to expect from them.
North Yorkshire Moors Railway Santa Train

35 Seriously Festive Santa Train Rides to Take in 2020

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Looking for something a little different to the usual Santa's Grotto? Why not try a Santa Train Ride, especially if you have a railway fan in the family!? We've detailed 35 fantastic Santa train rides throughout the UK.
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Santas grotto

100+ Santa’s Grottos and Santa Experiences in the UK 2020

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Christmas is coming and if you're wondering where to take the kids to see Santa this year, we have over 100 ideas all across the UK. From Garden Centres to Steam Trains. From Winter Wonderlands to Castles and Christmas light shows, there's a Christmas experience for everyone.
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The 13 Most Magical Things to do at Christmas in London with Kids 2020

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Christmas is such a magical time of year, especially for children and it's when London really does excel as a child-friendly city. Of course, there are always great things to do in London with kids, but London at Christmas is very special. We've listed 13 great things to do in London with kids this Christmas so that you can enjoy the most magical festive season in London.