From planetary exploration and marine discoveries to experiencing their first taste of the working world - there's little risk of"I'm bored" being uttered by the little ones with London's generous selection of family-friendly activities to enjoy this May.
To inspire and excite, here are just a few of our favourites...
THE SCIENCE MUSEUM South Kensington
Founded in 1857, this world-famous museum attracts millions of visitors each year. Guests of all ages can delight in interactive exhibitions, IMAX screenings, multisensory play areas and more.
Until 20 August, enjoy an out-of-this-world adventure at the Science Fiction: Voyage to the Edge of Imagination exhibition. Board a spaceship, explore a new planet and find out how scientists and science fiction creators have created new worlds to help understand our own.
Another not-to-be-missed experience, Wonderlab: The Equinor Gallery will keep the little ones busy for hours. Designed to spark their creativity and ignite imagination, this interactive area is split into seven themed zones, diving into scientific topics like Electricity, Maths, Light and Forces.
KIDZANIA Shepherd's Bush
Perfect for children aged between 4 and 14, this immersive play space resembles an indoor city and allows kids to discover different careers and life skills.
From firefighter to fashion designer, hospital nurse to hotel receptionist, they'll be able to learn, earn, work and play in a variety of fun role play activities.
Located within Westfield London shopping centre, parents will be able to enjoy a spot of retail therapy after the session. Here, you will find popular high street shops, plenty of restaurants and even a bowling alley.
SEA LIFE LONDON AQUARIUM Southbank
One of our favourite family-friendly activities to enjoy this May, get up-close and personal with some of the world's most beautiful marine species at the London Aquarium.
Swimming in two million litres of water, you will find jellyfish, octopus, rays, seahorses, turtles, fish and more. Take a stroll through the glass Ocean Tunnel, discover the UK's largest living coral reef in Coral Kingdom and learn about the world of creepy crawlies in the dedicated Rainforest Adventure zone.
WARNER BROS. STUDIO TOUR LONDON - THE MAKING OF HARRY POTTER Watford
An exciting day out for the whole family, fans of this world-famous franchise will delight in authentic sets, magical special effects, costumes and behind-the-scenes secrets from the Harry Potter films.
Until 4 September, experience the Studio's brand new summer feature, 'Discovering Hogwarts'. Explore iconic scenes from Harry's earlier years, from the candle-filled ceiling of the Great Hall to a live demonstration of the 'Wingardium Leviosa' spell, one of Harry's first experiences of magic.
Whether they're a foodie, an art lover or simply deserve to treat themselves, there are an abundance of Mother's Day gift experiences in London to consider for your loved one. Here are some of our favourites...