The royal, lush, and massive parks of London are famous all over the globe. These iconic green spaces are some of the most popular tourist destinations in the world and no London holiday is complete without venturing off to explore them. This half-term holiday season, there will be a host of free Halloween-themed activities for people of all ages at these majestic parks. If you are travelling to London and are looking for some thrilling experiences to indulge in, then read on.
First and foremost, book an extravagant stay at the luxurious Park Grand Hyde Park and look no further, because the most amazing Halloween adventures will be right at your doorstep! From bug hunting and learning about bats to traditional Halloween crafts and spooky storytelling, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.
Discovery Days: Hyde Park Learning Centre
One of the most popular Halloween events in the royal parks is Discovery Days at the Hyde Park, Learning Centre. With a variety of interactive activities for all the members of the family, you’re in for a real treat, moments away from your hotel near Hyde Park, this spooky season.
- Head to a specially designed "witches' den" and investigate feely boxes.
- Take the time to make a bat mask and learn about medicinal plants in the gardens with your little ones.
- Get into the Halloween spirit as you take a spooky walk through Hyde Park’s nature trail!
So, grab your favourite breakfast near Hyde Park, dress up and drop into the Hyde Park Learning Centre from October 24-26 between 11 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.
Note: Discovery Days are free to attend, but it might help to make an advanced registration and secure your spot.
Nature Roadshows: Bushy Park & Brompton Cemetery
This October, grab the opportunity to explore the Brompton Cemetery and the Bushy Park for a spooktacular experience!
From October 23rd to 25th, there will be free drop-in activities for families at Bushy Park and Brompton Cemetery. Budding environmentalists will discover all about the not-so-creepy crawlies that call these places home. Join the crowds and let your and the kids’ imagination run wild at the Nature Roadshow activities including:
- Bug hunts for some fright-filled fun in the outdoors
- Spooky scavenger trails
- Interactive storytelling with mind-boggling facts
- Traditional Halloween crafts to take back home and remember (Paper bats, jack-o-lanterns and more.)
Note: The Nature Roadshows are free to attend, but it’s important to register in advance. Also, the events will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., so be there on time.
We know you’re all excited to take part in these free creepy-crawly Halloween-themed activities at London’s royal parks. So, book exquisite accommodation near Hyde Park, because there’s no better way to celebrate Halloween in London city than this!