Looking for ideas to celebrate Christmas in London with kids? In this guide, you’ll find a list of 2023 festive events and activities for kids in London, the best Christmas lights and decorations in London, and where to book tickets to meet Father Christmas.
Christmas 2023 event tickets are now available to book for Storytelling with Santa at the Natural History Museum, Meet Santa at Peter Jones Sloane Square, Father Christmas Storytelling at Chelsea Physic Garden, The Gingerbread City exhibition, Meet Santa at London Zoo, Father Christmas at Charles Dickens Museum and Hogwarts in the Snow London.
Read on for Christmas shows in London also available to book and the latest information on Christmas lights switch-on events starting in November.
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Christmas in London Map
I am also pinning the top places in London to visit for Christmas shopping, festive lights and decorations and ice skating rinks in the “London Christmas Lights and Decorations” Google Map Guide. For a direct link to the map to bookmark, click here. To explore the map, click on the door sign with an arrow just before the map title.
Christmas Events for Kids in London
This list is currently being updated for Christmas 2023. I will continue to add to the list as more family events and activities are announced ahead of the festive season.
WB Studio Tour: Hogwarts in the Snow
11 November 2023 – 14 January 2024
One of our favourite places to visit during the festive season is Warner Bros. Studio Tour, just outside London in Leavesden, for the annual Hogwarts in the Snow feature. In addition to seeing the Great Hall dressed up for Christmas with amazing details, the Forbidden Forest will also undergo a wintery transformation.
It is an amazing and unique experience seeing the areas of the Harry Potter set, and the Hogwarts castle model, decorated as it was during the winter and Christmas scenes in the movies. Read more about this annual Christmas feature in my Harry Potter Studio Tour review: Hogwarts in the Snow London
Tickets: Adult tickets from £51.50. Child (ages 4+) tickets from £40. Under 4s enter free. Tickets now on sale for Hogwarts in the Snow 2023.
Book your tickets at WB Studio Tour London: Making of Harry Potter
Wishmas at Waterloo
14 November 2023 – 7 January 2024
Secret Cinema are running an exciting new event this festive season at The Old Bauble Factory under Waterloo station. Wishmas: A Fantastical Christmas Adventure will be a 60-minute, fully immersive storytelling experience.
Meet Wishkeepers, Robins and Father Christmas himself as you explore magical rooms, make your own special momento in the craft workshop and enjoy festive treats at the Wishmas market. Wishmas tickets start from £29 per person.
Book tickets for Wishmas at the Old Bauble Factory Waterloo
Christmas at Kew
15 November 2023 – 7 January 2024
Kew Gardens has one of the most magical winter trail lights to visit at Christmas in London with kids. The panoramic Palm House light display was one of our favourite parts of the Christmas at Kew trail.
There are also sparkling tunnels of light, dancing waterside reflections, flickering flames in the Fire Garden, and the chance to see Father Christmas. Independent street food vendors offer tasty festive delights, from hot food and sweet treats to spiced winter warmers and hot chocolate.
Tickets: Trails start between 4.20pm and 8.20pm and the Gardens close at 10pm. Standard adult tickets are Off peak £22.50/ Peak £29. Child (ages 4 – 15) tickets start from £15. Child under 4 enter free.
Book your tickets for Christmas at Kew
Hyde Park Winter Wonderland
17 November 2023 – 1 January 2024
Located in the heart of London, Hyde Park Winter Wonderland is one of the top places to visit for Christmas in London with kids, offering a wide variety of attractions, activities, entertainment, food and drinks.
There’s an ice skating rink, Magical Ice Kingdom, Zippos Christmas Circus and over 100 fairground rides for all ages.
Book tickets for Hyde Park Winter Wonderland
Magic of Christmas at ZSL London Zoo
26 November 2023 – 1 January 2024
Experience the Magic of Christmas on a festive family day out at London Zoo. There will also be the opportunity to meet Santa himself throughout December.
Book tickets to visit ZSL London Zoo
Christmas at the Tower of London
29 November 2023 – 3 January 2024
This Christmas, see coronation-themed installations at the Tower of London, with the famous fortress transformed like never before with magical festive displays. Uncover the Tower’s regal coronation traditions in a dazzling display crafted to commemorate the King’s coronation year.
Embark on a journey through a radiant procession, unravel the mystery of which king was bestowed the crown on Christmas Day and bask in the majesty of a splendid coronation throne. Complete a perfect festive day out with an indulgent mince pie and warming hot chocolate from the café.
Book tickets for the Tower of London
Christmas at Eltham Palace
1 December 2023 – 1 January 2024
Experience a brand new, spectacular light trail at Eltham Palace & Gardens in Greenwich.
Explore the grounds and gardens to discover a magical world of seasonal sparkle and festive cheer.
Book tickets for Christmas at Eltham Palace
Festive Fayre at Hampton Court Palace
1 – 3 December 2023
Hampton Court Palace courtyards will be transformed into a food-lover’s Christmas wonderland, full of delicious artisan food and drink, as well as perfect gifts to pick up for loved ones. Eat, drink, shop and be merry, all whilst soaking up the atmosphere and spirit of the season, with festive entertainment from the East Front bandstand.
Entry to the Hampton Court Palace Festive Fayre is included in your Hampton Court Palace admission ticket.
Book tickets for Hampton Court Palace
The Gingerbread City at Westfield White City
2 December 2023 – 7 January 2024
The Gingerbread City is an annual exhibition by the Museum of Architecture where 50+ architects and designers create a whole city entirely from gingerbread, candy and frosting.
Gingerbread City Exhibition Tickets: Adult tickets for ages over 12 are £18.50, and tickets for ages 3 to 12 are £12.50. Under 3s go free, maximum 2 per parent or guardian.
Gingerbread Workshops: There will be several Gingerbread workshops taking place every day during the exhibition that are approximately 1 hour long. Your experience starts with a visit to The Gingerbread City Exhibition, followed by the Gingerbread Workshop.
The Exhibition + Gingerbread Workshop Experience for One costs £65 and is valid only for adults over 18s. The Exhibition + Gingerbread Workshop Experience for Two costs £90 and is valid for one adult and one child under 18, or for two adults. The workshop tickets cover the cost of all materials for making one gingerbread house.
Book tickets for the Gingerbread City Exhibition
Festive Family Tour at Shakespeare’s Globe
18 – 30 December 2023
Celebrate the holiday season on a Festive Family Tour of the magical Globe Theatre. Hear how Christmas was observed in Shakespeare’s time and the folk traditions that people practiced to welcome in winter.
Tickets from £20 for adults and £15 for under 16s. Recommended for ages 7 – 11.
Book tickets at Shakespeare’s Globe
Santa’s Grottos in London
Father Christmas Experience at Wishmas Waterloo
14 November 2023 – 7 January 2024
Meet Wishkeepers, Robins and Father Christmas himself as you explore magical rooms, make your own special momento in the craft workshop and enjoy festive treats at the Wishmas market. Wishmas Meet & Greet Experience tickets start from £79 and includes meeting Father Christmas and taking home a commemorative photo and special gift.
Book tickets for Wishmas at the Old Bauble Factory Waterloo
Santa’s Grotto at Hyde Park Winter Wonderland
17 November 2023 – 1 January 2024
Hyde Park Winter Wonderland is one of the top places to visit for Christmas in London with kids, offering a wide variety of attractions, activities, entertainment, food and drinks. Santa Land for young children offers various kids’ rides plus the change to meet Santa himself! It is free to enter the Santa’s grotto and run on a first come, first served basis.
Book tickets for Hyde Park Winter Wonderland
Santa’s Grotto at Hamley’s
22 November – 24 December 2023
Hamley has a festive Santa’s Grotto experience at their Regent Street store over Christmas. Meet the enchanted Hamleys Elves, receive a special gift bag and have a meet and greet with Santa himself.
There are three ticket cost options depending on the date you are visiting, ranging from £55 to £100 for access for up to 3 people. Tickets for additional people, range from £15 to £20 each depending on the date, up to a total of 6 people (applicable for all ages). You can take your own snaps of your experience with Santa, but there is also an optional photo to purchase at the end of your visit. Recommended for ages 2 to 8 years old.
Book tickets for Santa’s Grotto at Hamley’s
Santa’s Grotto at Fenwick Kingston
22 November – 24 December 2023, selected dates
Santa is setting up his workshop in Fenwick Kingston. Meet the man himself, sit in his famous sleigh and sing a festive tune with the reindeers and help the mischievous elves build toys and sort letters at the Christmas Craft Factory. The experience will take 30 – 45 minutes.
The magical Santa’s Grotto at Fenwick Kingston will be open on selected dates in November and then daily throughout December. Tickets are £12.50 for adults and children, or £55 to book a slot for up to 6 people. Children under 2 go free. Tickets are available to purchase from 10am on 12 October.
Book tickets for Santa’s Grotto at Fenwick Kingston
Meet Santa at Peter Jones Sloane Square
24 November – 24 December 2023, selected dates
Book tickets for Santa’s Grotto at Peter Jones for all the family, including your four-legged friends! Work your way through an interactive grotto, with the help of Santa’s mischievous little helpers. You’ll have the chance to meet Santa, have your photo taken and receive a very special gift.
Tickets to meet Santa are £20 per child (includes a plush toy worth £10) plus a £2 booking fee. £2 per adult plus a 20p booking fee. The Santa Paws Experience costs £20 per dog (includes a Rosewood gift worth £20) plus a £2 booking fee. Professional photos available to purchase separately.
Book tickets for Meet Santa at Peter Jones Sloane Square
Christmas at the London Transport Museum
24 November – 23 December 2023
Meet Santa and join in the festive activities at the London Transport Museum. Since the London Transport Museum is located in Covent Garden, planning a visit at the museum is one of our favourite ways to make a full family day out of enjoying the festive atmosphere of the area.
This Christmas at the London Transport Museum, families can climb aboard a Routemaster-inspired interactive sleigh, participate in festive craft workshops and have a chance to meet Santa and his Elf in a magical winter garden. This is a great London Santa experience for young children since it’s low key, there is no extra charge or specific time slot and families can enjoy the museum, play areas and festive activities at their own pace.
Tickets: Adult tickets are £24 and valid for one year. Children and young people under 17 enter free. All visitors, including children, are required to have a timed entry slot booked in advance.
Book tickets for the London Transport Museum
Father Christmas Storytelling at Chelsea Physic Garden
2 – 3, 9 – 10, 16 – 17 December 2023
Enjoy a special storytelling experience with Father Christmas at the festive science-themed grotto in Chelsea Physic Garden.
Children will receive a lovely gift and there will be an opportunity to take a picture with Father Christmas. Tickets are £12.50 per child (includes gift) and £10.50 for accompanying adults. Tickets include entry to the Garden on that day.
Book tickets for Father Christmas Storytelling at Chelsea Physic Garden
Victorian Santa’s Grotto at the Museum of London Docklands
2 – 23 December 2023
Santa is waiting for you in his Sailortown Grotto at the Museum of London Docklands with a festive gift. Afterwards, experience the museum’s Sailortown gallery, transformed with festive decorations and the sound of Victorian carols being sung in the distance. Personal photography is now permitted at the Santa’s Grotto.
Book tickets for Santa’s Grotto at Museum of London Docklands
Father Christmas at Gunnersbury
2 – 3, 9 – 10, 16 -17 December 2023
Victorian Father Christmas, dressed in his traditional green robes, will be at Gunnersbury Park Museum for the first three weekends on December.
Help Lizzie the kitchen maid make decorations to take home with you and see Father Christmas in his festive study. Children will receive a traditional wooden toy as a gift.
Tickets cost £15 to secure your timeslot and covers payment for one child. You may bring other children to the same timeslot (up to 4 maximum children). Additional children must be paid for on arrival at £15 each.
Book tickets to meet Father Christmas at Gunnersbury Park Museum
Christmas Grotto at London Zoo
2 -3, 9 – 10, 16 – 24 December 2023
In addition to fun festive family activities during Magic of Christmas at the London Zoo, there is the opportunity to book Christmas Grotto tickets to meet Santa on selected dates in December.
Tickets are now available and start from £15.50 to participate in elf school with Santa’s helpers and meet Santa himself in his magical grotto. Upgraded Meet Santa tickets cost £40 per child and £15 per adult and include a storytelling session with Mrs Claus and, along with parents, a special tour of the Zoo before meeting Santa. Every child will receive a special early Christmas gift.
Additional Meet Santa at London Zoo experiences available to book include a VIP Breakfast (£42.50 child / £21.50 adult) and Meet Santa Relaxed Sessions (£15.50).
Book tickets to Meet Santa at London Zoo
Finding Father Christmas at the Charles Dickens Museum
10 December 2023
Meet Father Christmas himself at a wonderful family event at the Charles Dickens Museum, the former home of Charles Dickens. Follow a family trail, full of clues and puzzles to help you discover Santa’s Grotto.
On the way you’ll learn loads about how the Victorians celebrated Christmas, and what inspired Charles Dickens to write A Christmas Carol.
Tickets cost £15 for adults and £10 for children under 16. Note that every group must have at least 1 adult and 1 child.
Book tickets to meet Father Christmas at the Charles Dickens Museum
Storytelling with Santa at the Natural History Museum
11 – 23 December 2023
Visit Santa in his wintery wonderland this festive season at the Natural History Museum. Santa will be telling a special Christmas story, and there will be the opportunity to have a photo taken with him afterwards. Each child’s ticket includes a gift from Santa.
Make sure to also stop by the dinosaur gallery to see the animatronic T-Rex decked out in its Christmas jumper and Santa hat, throughout November and December!
Family package ticket prices start from £15 for non-members and £13.50 for members for two adults and one child. One adult and two children or two adults and two children family packages cost £28 for non-members and £25.20 for members. The two adults and three children family package costs £39 for non-members and £35.10 for members.
Book tickets for Storytelling with Santa at the Natural History Museum
Christmas Pantomimes in London
Cinderella at Lyric Hammersmith
18 November 2023 – 6 January 2024
In this brand-new Christmas pantomime at Lyric Hammersmith, expect sass and magic, rip-roaring comedy, live music and the usual Lyric twist you’ve come to know and love.
Running time: 120 minutes. Recommended for ages 6+. Tickets from £10.
Book tickets for Cinderella at Lyric Hammersmith
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs at Greenwich Theatre
23 November 2023 – 7 January 2024
Written by everyone’s favourite baddie, Anthony Spargo, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs are coming to Greenwich Theatre for their 2023 Christmas Pantomime.
Running time: 180 minutes. Suitable for all ages. Tickets from £33 for adults and £16.50 for children.
Book tickets for Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs at Greenwich Theatre
Dick Whittington at Richmond Theatre
9 December 2023 – 7 January 2024
Join Dick Whittington as he seeks fame, fortune and happiness journeying to become Lord Mayor in this ultimate magical pantomime adventure.
Tickets from £13
Book tickets for Dick Whittington at Richmond Theatre
Christmas Shows in London
Raymond Briggs’ Father Christmas at Lyric Hammersmith
22 November – 30 December 2023
Join Santa as he awakes from a dream of sun, sea and sand only to find it is the busiest day of the year: Christmas Eve. Watch as he prepares for his Christmas deliveries, feeds his reindeer and finally takes flight into the snowy night.
Running time: 50 minutes. Recommended for ages under 6. Tickets from £10.
Book tickets at Lyric Hammersmith
Royal Albert Hall Presents: My Christmas Orchestral Adventure
10 December 2023
My Christmas Orchestral Adventure returns this December with a brand new story. Father Christmas is due at the biggest Christmas concert in the whole world but conductor Tim has lost his Christmas spirit.
Join his brother Tom, Albert’s Orchestra and a cast of special guests as they take Tim through Christmas’s past, present and future to try and bring his Christmas cheer back in time to meet Father Christmas.
Performance times are at 12:30pm and 4.30pm.
Book tickets at the Royal Albert Hall
Ice Skating Rinks in London
Glide at Battersea Power Station
10 November 2023 – 7 January 2024
Enjoy unrivalled views of the Thames as you spin around three interconnecting rinks at Battersea Power Station, surrounded by twinkling lights and a spectacular 30ft Christmas tree.
Tickets: Adult tickets start from £12.50. Child (ages 12 and under) tickets start from £8.50. Adult and toddler (4 or under) tickets from £11.50 valid on select weekday sessions, which includes a free drink (mini hot-chocolate, soft drink, tea or coffee).
Skate Aids: Skate aids for children are available.
Book tickets for Glide at Battersea Power Station
Ice Rink at Westfield London
14 November 2023 – 7 January 2024
Get into the festive spirit with a spot of ice skating at the new open-air Ice Rink at Westfield London. Skate around Europe’s tallest Christmas tree, towering nearly 65 ft, at the centre of the ice rink.
Tickets: Adult tickets start from £15 (off peak) to £18 (peak). Child tickets (ages 3 – 12) start from £11 (off peak) to £13 (peak). Family ticket options available.
Skate Aids: Skate aids, which are allocated on a first come, first served basis, cost £5 each to hire and can be purchased as an add-on when booking your ticket online. There are a limited number of skate aids at each rink, and skaters must be under 120cm (127cm max including skates) to use them.
Book tickets for the Ice Rink at Westfield London
Skate at Somerset House
15 November 2023 – 14 January 2024
This festive season, Somerset House’s neoclassical courtyard will be transformed into the essential winter destination with Switzerland Tourism.
Tickets: Adult skate ticket prices range from from £10 – £22 Child (12 years or under) prices start from £8.50.
Skate Aids: Skate aids are available for children aged age 8 or under. There are a limited number of skate aids that will be available on a first-come-first-served basis and cannot be pre-booked. Please ask one of the Skate at Somerset House ice marshal staff when starting your session if you would like a skate aid.
Book tickets for Skate at Somerset House
Hampton Court Palace Ice Rink
17 November 2023 – 7 January 2024
The beautiful, open-air Hampton Court Palace ice rink offers you the chance to glide across the ice under a star-covered sky while surrounded by spectacular views of the historic Tudor palace.
Tickets: Prices vary depending on day: Adults/teens from £19; Child aged 3 – 12 years from £14
Skate Aids: The children’s skate aids at the Hampton Court Palace Ice Rink cost £5. Limited skate aids are available per session and must be booked in advance when purchasing the ice rink tickets online. The skate aids measure at approximately 78 cm high and are exclusively for children aged 10 and under.
Book tickets for the Hampton Court Palace ice rink
Hyde Park Winter Wonderland Ice Rink
17 November 2023 – 1 January 2024
Skate at the UK’s largest outdoor ice rink in the heart of London’s Hyde Park at Winter Wonderland this Christmas season. Set under a canopy of twinkly lights and built around the iconic Victorian bandstand, you can hit the ice from 10:00am to 10:00pm daily. Open to all ages and abilities – wheelchairs too.
Tickets: Adult ice rink tickets from £11.50. Children (12 and under) ice rinks tickets from £8.50. Advance bookings are required for Winter Wonderland. Ice rink tickets are in addition to the Winter Wonderland general admission costs.
Skate Aids: Winter Wonderland have a limited supply of penguin skate aids which cost £5 and are available on a first-come first served basis from the skate hire counter. They also have children’s bob skates (twin bladed skates that fit over a child’s shoes) available free of charge. Please speak to any member of Ice Rink staff if you wish to hire a skate aid or require bob skates.
Book tickets for Winter Wonderland Ice Rink
The Queen’s House Ice Rink
23 November 2023 – 7 January 2023
The magical open-air ice skating rink takes centre stage once again in the grounds of Royal Museums Greenwich, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The Queen’s House ice rink will be open from 11am to 9pm during off-peak times and 10am to 9pm during peak times, with relaxed sessions available to book.
Tickets: Adult tickets start from £17. Child tickets start from £10. The minimum age to skate is 3 years old.
There will also be Tiny Tots sessions on Tuesdays and Wednesdays during term time, from 28 November to 20 December, 11am to 1145am. The Tiny Tots sessions apply to children aged 3 to 6 years old. Up to two children go free with one adult ticket, which costs £17.
Skate Aids: Skate Aids cost £5 and can be booked online (subject to availability) with a child ticket
Book tickets for the Queen’s House Ice Rink
ICE at Kensington Palace
30 November 2023 – 7 January 2024
With its historic location, festive food and shopping and fun activities, ICE at Kensington Palace is set to become a new tradition for Londoners during the festive season.
Tickets: Adult (ages 15+) tickets start from £19 and child (ages 3 to 14) tickets start from £16. Skating sessions are 45 minutes long. Access to the grounds/VIP lounge are in three daily sessions: 0930 – 1330, 1330 – 1730 and 1730 – 2130.
Skate Aids: Skate aids cost £5 and are only suitable for 120cm or under. Available to book online with a child ticket; the option will show up as an add-on after you select the number of tickets you want to purchase and click continue.
Book tickets for ICE at Kensington Palace
London Christmas Markets
Southbank Centre Winter Market
2 November – 26 December 2023 | Southbank Centre Winter Market
Stroll along the Thames under twinkling lights and sample indulgent drinks, scrumptious street food and seasonal goodies from the traditional alpine-style chalets along the Queen’s Walk on London’s South Bank. Open from 11am to 10pm on Sundays to Thursdays, and 11am to 11pm on Fridays and Saturdays.
Christmas in Leicester Square
8 November 2023 – 7 January 2024 | Christmas in Leicester Square
Christmas in Leicester Square transforms the centre of bustling London into a wonderland including traditional Christmas markets with hand-crafted goods and delicious food and drinks, plus a whole host of fantastic shows in the beautiful surrounds of a traditional 1920s spiegeltent.
London Bridge City Winter by the River
14 November 2023 – 1 January 2024 | London Bridge City Events
With stunning views of Tower Bridge, The Tower of London and the iconic City skyline, Winter by the River is London’s most scenic Christmas market. Discover an array of boutique vendors, themed karaoke rooms and delicious pop-up food and drink stalls at London Bridge City.
Kingston Christmas Market
16 November – 24 December 2023 | Kingston Christmas Market
Christmas Market set in the traditional market town of Kingston-upon-Thames, featuring over 40 festive market vendors in traditional wooden cabins, an Alpine Village with a fire pit and a vintage carousel.
Feast on a hog roast roll, warm up with a mug of mulled wine and enjoy live entertainment under twinkling fairy lights.
Christmas Lights in London
One of our favourite things to do at Christmas in London with kids is to take a walk in central London to see the festive lights and decorations. Best places to see Christmas lights in London include Regent Street, Carnaby, Bond Street, Oxford Street, Covent Garden, King’s Road Chelsea and South Molton Street.
I will keep this list updated once more dates are announced for the Christmas lights in London to be switched on – and with new photos once we have the chance to see the 2023 Christmas in London lights and decorations!
Covent Garden Christmas
from 7 November 2023 | Christmas in Covent Garden
On 7 November, Covent Garden’s world-famous Christmas lights will be switched on with a new installation with over 40 gigantic bells with bows, 12 giant baubles and 8 spinning mirror balls, all displayed in our iconic Market Building.
Along with the Christmas lights, enjoy mulled wine at the Winter Warmer Festival throughout November. The beautiful Wonder Wood display will be up until the beginning of January.
In December, visit Covent Garden for the Christmas Sandwich Festival, where participating restaurants take on their Christmas Sandwich with a twist. Visit Christmas in Covent Garden for latest information on upcoming events.
Carnaby Christmas Lights
from 8 November 2023 | Carnaby Universe
Carnaby is one of London’s most iconic places to see Christmas lights and decorations. This festive season, Carnaby are launching an exciting new Carnaby Universe installation, where you’ll be immersed in vibrant neon sphere’s of colour and light waves creating a moving vortex on Carnaby Street.
The immersive Christmas at Carnaby installation will be illuminated on 8 November with a big shopping and dining party from 4pm to 8pm. Book a free ticket for the Christmas at Carnaby lights switch-on party.
Regent Street “The Spirits of Christmas”
from 9 November 2023 | Regent Street
Regent Street’s famous “Spirits of Christmas” display, 45 spirit angels covered in thousands of LED lights, will be switched on this festive season from 9 November.
The stunning spirit light displays will be on from 2pm to midnight everyday for a more sustainable display.
Mayfair Christmas Lights
from 16 November 2023 | Mayfair Christmas Lights
Mayfair always has the best Christmas lights and decorations in London, with over 60,000 sparking lights, extravagant Christmas trees and fantastic window displays to see around the neighbourhood. See Mayfair being transformed into a magical wonderland on 16 November when its Christmas lights are switched on.
The top spots in Mayfair to enjoy the festive atmosphere and decorations are along New Bond Street, South Molton Street and Mount Street.
Chelsea at Christmas
from 18 November 2023 | Chelsea at Christmas
The Chelsea at Christmas Lights switch on will be on from 18 November. From midday, expect an afternoon of entertainment for all the family, with mulled wine, mince pies and even an appearance of Santa and his reindeer.
The Chelsea Christmas Lights Switch-On will be followed by a spectacular fireworks display, light show and even a fresh sprinkling of snow.
I hope you found this guide to Christmas in London with kids helpful! I’ll keep adding to the Christmas Events 2023 list and updating the London Christmas lights and decorations list for this festive season so do check back for more updates.
This post was updated on 15 November 2023 with new photos and most up-to-date Christmas in London Santa Grotto experiences and lights switch-on events.
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