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School holiday ideas in London and Surrey

School holiday ideas in London and Surrey

Five top ideas for how to keep kids and teens entertained this half term, whatever the weather

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Golf Groove, Wimbledon

With half-term workshops and a vast range of games for all ages, this indoor golf experience is perfect for a fun afternoon out for the family. INFO

Gravity Max, Wandsworth

With e-karts, esports and AR bowling, this vast entertainment complex will entertain all ages. INFO

Sandbox VR, Covent Garden

This fantastic virtual reality gaming centre has a wide range of games available so you can find something to suit all. And working with the family to defeat the bad guys is all rather bonding. Plus, you can enjoy cocktails and mocktails made by a robot afterwards! Read our review. INFO

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Twist Museum, Oxford Circus

This family-friendly museum aims to challenge our perception of reality, with a fusion of art, science, education, and philosophy. There are 20 new exhibits which include a hologram photobooth and illusion chair, which defies gravity. INFO

The Boardroom Climbing, Wimbledon

For kids 7-15, The Boardroom Climbing has Kids Fun Sessions that offer a perfect activity, which will get them off their screens and tackling some physical and mental challenges. There are also options for families new to bouldering – parents can take a 30 minute induction so they can supervise their children on the course. INFO

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