Tune Hotel - Kings Cross, London
324 Gray's Inn Road
London WC1X 8BU
With so much to see and do this half term, a visit to ZSL London Zoo is the perfect day out for people of all ages. And with a number of indoor enclosures and animal houses, you can also escape the chill and get transported to tropical climates!
The British Museum was founded in 1753, the first national public museum in the world. From the beginning it granted free admission to all 'studious and curious persons'. Visitor numbers have grown from around 5,000 a year in the eighteenth century to nearly 6 million today.
The market has been going on for well over thirty years, and in these times it's undegone some enormous changes.
Millions and millions of people have flocked through the doors of Madame Tussauds since they first opened over 200 years ago and it remains just as popular as it ever was.
In the heart of London, the 446 seat Shaw Theatre has played host to a wide range of drama, dance, musical theatre and concerts from its opening performances of Zigger Zagger starring Paula Wilcox and Barrie Rutter, through to Dionne Warwick, Eartha Kitt, Boy George and dramas such as Of Mice and Men, Maggie’s End and the award-winning Broadway transfer of Golda’s Balcony.
The famous Platform Nine and Three-Quarters from the Harry Potter films is located in the main train terminal, providing quick access to Hogwarts (provided you can walk through the brick wall).
Wembley Stadium opened in 2007 and was built on the site of the previous 1923 Wembley Stadium. It hosts the latter stages of the top level domestic club cup competition, the FA Cup.