What to do in London this December

Check out our list of places to visit this Christmas time in London

Go ice skating at any of these picturesque rinks:

  • Somerset House
  • Hampton court Palace
  • Tower of London
  • Natural History museum
  • Skylight
  • Winterville
  • Ice Rink Canary Wharf

Soak in the lights, ride and candyfloss at Winter Wonderland in Hyde Park

Realise your childhood dreams of spending Christmas in the magical world at "Hogwarts in the Snow"

Wander along the illuminated paths of "Christmas at Kew" (the best place for some insta worthy photos)

Visit a pop up cinema to enjoy your favourite christmas specials:

  • Pop up Screens' "Cinema in the Snow"
  • Christmas floating film festival (St Katherine's docks)
  • Backyard Cinema's "Christmas Labyrinth" (editor's favourite!)
  • Luna Winter cinema (Kensignton Palace)

Marvel at the "Gingerbread city" at the V & A (and maybe find some insparation for next year's German day)

Run through Covent Garden in the Great Christmas Pudding Race

Hunt for gifts at Southbank Centre's Winter Market

Indulge in mouth- watering treats at Kingston Chrismtas Market

London is an amazing place to spend the holiday so make sure you take advantage of all it has to offer!

Katie V