Wimbledon’s Best Half Term Days Out

Wimbledon Homes February 2024 Blog

With the school gates closed for February half term, you may be on the lookout for ideas on how to keep the little ones entertained during the holiday period. Luckily, Wimbledon offers a range of options to suit every interest. Whether your children are animal enthusiasts, budding artists, or keen to immerse themselves in Wimbledon’s culture, there’s something for everyone. 

Read on for some exciting activities to enjoy as a family this half term… 

  1. Deen City Farm 

As one of London’s oldest City Farms, Deen City Farm aims to educate the local Merton community about the rural environment. For those seeking a hands-on experience, don’t miss out on the chance to feed the animals or take a pony ride around the farm. Offering an extra dose of farmyard fun, Deen City Farm also hosts a range of school holiday programmes – from immersive lessons in sustainable farming practices to caring for a pony for the day, you won’t be short on activities to take part in during your day at the farm. 

  1. Polka Theatre

For a dose of theatrical magic, renowned children’s theatre, the Polka Theatre, has a fantastic lineup of shows and interactive workshops on offer. Experience dance performances by Remarkable Rhythm and puppet shows based on the much-loved children’s book by Emily Gravett, Tidy, both available to watch this half term. A vibrant hub within the Wimbledon community, the Polka Theatre promises an unforgettable experience for all ages. 

With something to engage every budding theatre enthusiast, visit the Polka Theatre website to discover more about these captivating performances and secure your tickets! 

  1. Wimbledon Park 

Situated in the heart of our leafy corner of Southwest London is Wimbledon Park – the perfect space for the kids to let off some steam this half term. With a range of amenities to enjoy, including a fully equipped playground, tennis courts and café, Wimbledon Park has something on offer for both parents and children. 

If the weather allows, why not take part in the sailing and paddlesport activities available at the lake – a great day out for water enthusiasts of all ages. 

  1. Jurassic Encounter Adventure Golf

Embark on a prehistoric journey unlike any other at Jurassic Encounter Adventure Golf, where players are challenged to putt past cascading waterfalls, island greens and prehistoric caves. A short bus ride or swift train journey from Wimbledon Station to Raynes Park, Jurassic Encounter is the ultimate place for families seeking adventure this half term. 

  1. Art-K Crafts Workshop

Let the children unleash their creativity with the diverse range of hands-on workshops and classes at Art-K. From painting and drawing to sculpture and mixed media, each session has been carefully crafted to inspire young minds. Under the guidance of skilled instructors, each child works on their own individual project – leaving with their very own masterpiece to take home. 

Whether you’re looking for activities to enjoy with your little ones, or workshops to keep them engaged and entertained, Wimbledon has something to offer for everyone. Let the half term fun begin! 

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