Half Term Activities

National GalleryThe National Gallery - Free Entry

Opening hours - Daily 10am – 6pm, Friday 10am – 9pm

Trafalgar Square, London, WC2N 5DN

www.nationalgallery.org.uk

 


 

imagesCAL0B138Royal Air Force Museum - Free Entry

Opening hours - Daily 10am – 6pm

Royal Air Force Museum London, Grahame Park Way, London, NW9 5LL

www.rafmuseum.org.uk/london

 


 

The V & A MuseumVictoria and Albert Museum - Free Entry

Opening hours - Daily 10am – 5:45pm, Friday 10am – 10pm

Cromwell Road, London SW7 2RL

www.vam.ac.uk

 


 

The Royal Engineer MuseumThe Royal Engineer Museum

Opening hours - Tuesday - Friday 9am - 5pm, Saturday and Sunday 11.30am to 5pm

Prince Arthur Road, Gillingham, Kent, ME4 4UG

www.re-museum.co.uk

 


Further ideas can be found at:

http://www.timeout.com/london/kids

http://www.londontreasures.com/children.htm

http://golondon.about.com/od/londonwithchildren/tp/FreeThingsLondonChildren.htm

http://www.dayoutwiththekids.co.uk/search.php?county=Kent

http://www.kidsaroundkent.co.uk/


Travel Information

Children aged 11 to 15 years can travel free on buses and trams and at child rate on Tube, DLR and London Overground services, provided they have an 11-15 Oyster photocard. Find out more about the 11-15 Oyster photocard on the Transport for London website https://photocard.tfl.gov.uk/tfl/showLogon.do?selection=1115#middle

16 and 17-year-olds can purchase seven-day, monthly or longer period travelcards, plus bus and tram passes, at child rate, and pay half the adult rate for pay-as-you-go on buses, Tube, DLR, London Overground and trams, provided they have a 16+ Oyster photocard.

16 to 18 year olds who live in a London borough and are in qualifying full-time education can also apply to get free travel on buses and trams, and reduced rate on some services.