The school summer holidays are just around the corner. So if you’re looking for day out ideas in London, we have some top recommendations for you and the family. Don’t forget, up to two kids travel free on our X90 Oxford to London service with every fare paying adult Sunday – Friday. Terms and conditions apply.
Summer in the City recommendation #1 – Natural History Museum
Take the X90 to London to visit one of London’s top must-see attractions! The Natural History Museum holds hundreds of exciting, interactive exhibits in one of London’s most beautiful landmark buildings. Highlights include the popular Dinosaur gallery, Mammals with its unforgettable model blue whale and the spectacular Central Hall, home to the Museum’s iconic Diplodocus skeleton. Don’t miss the state-of-the-art Cocoon where, on a self-guided tour, you can see hundreds of fascinating specimens and look into laboratories where you can see scientists at work.
The Museum offers a wide-range of temporary exhibitions and events including chances to join experts in the Darwin Centre’s high-tech Attenborough Studio in topical discussions about science and nature.
Entry to the Natural History Museum is free. However there are admission charges for some of the special exhibitions and events.