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Summer in London is wonderful.  Fantastic parks, amazing sights, great shopping, excellent restaurants, fascinating walks and of course brilliant theatre - London has just about everything, and this site covers all the best things to do during your summer in London.
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London's summers are always unpredictable and recent years have seen warmer Septembers than Augusts. Throughout the summer months the weather could be very warm in the high 20s, or it could just be cool and rainy.  The average high temperature peaks in summer July and August - are a favourable 22C.  The average low temperature in peak summer is 13C.  Rainfall in summer is around 50 to 60mm per month, making it very marginally the driest time of year.


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>> London Zoo - feed a giraffe, laugh at penguins

        Regent's Park, London, NW1, 020 7722 3333


>> London Aquarium - from sharks to jellyfish

        County Hall, Westminster Bridge Rd, SE1 7PB, 020 7967 8000

Tower of London
- ravens, jewels and axes
         Tower Hill, London, EC3N 4AB, 0870 756 6060

>> London Dungeon - historical house of horror

        Tooley St, London, SE1 2SZ, 020 7403 7221


>> BBC TV Centre - great studio tour
        Wood Lane, London, W12, 0870 603 0304


>> Madame Tussaud's - waxwork celebrities

        Marylebone Road, London, 0870 999 0046


>> Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew - Kew Gardens
        Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AB


>> British Museum - Egyptian mummies!!

        Great Russell Street, London, WC1B 3DG, 020 7323 8482


>> Design Museum - kids workshops on Sundays

        Shad Thames, London, SE1 , 0870 909 9009


>> Science Museum - interactive exhibits for kids

        South Kensington, London, SW7, 0870 870 4868


>> Imperial War Museum - from WW1 to today

        Lambeth Road, London, SE1 6HZ 020 7416 5320


>> Natural History Museum- dinosaur delights for kids

        Cromwell Rd, Kensington, London, SW7 5BD, 020 7942 5000 

>> HMS Belfast - fascinating WW2 battle cruiser

        Morgan's Lane, Tooley Street, London, SE1 2JH 020 7940 6300


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London has some of the best parks in the world - wide open spaces.  Most are open during daylight hours, 7 days a week.  You can bring food and drink into most, but please take all litter back with you. 

>> Battersea Park, London SW11 4NJ
Just south of the River Thames, Battesea Park also features a small zoo-meets-farm for young kids.

>> Clapham Common, Clapham SW4 7AJ
If you want to experience summer life with South London locals, then Clapham Common is the park for you. 

>> Greenwich Park, Greenwich SE10 8QY
Down by the GMT line, Greenwich is a fascinating area of London, steeped in Maritime history.  It also has a great market that's at its best in the summer.

>> Hampstead Heath, London NW3 2TY
Hampstead Heath is one of the highest points in London - rambling and hilly, embracing ponds, recent and ancient woodlands, a lido, playgrounds, and a training track, and it adjoins the stately home of Kenwood House and its grounds which often feature outdoor concerts in the summer.

>> Holland Park, London W11 3RB
A small but beautiful London park just by the bustling shopping of High Street Kensington.  A great place to grab some quiet time in the summer.

>> Hyde Park, London W2 3XA
The most famous park in London, and filled with famous locations such as the Serpentine, Albert Memorial and Speakers Corner.  In the summer Hyde Park teems with locals as well as tourists - and offers a range of activities from swimming to horse riding.

>> Kensington Gardens, Kensington W2
Adjoining Hyde Park, Kensington Gardens is considered to be the 'posh' end
.  It connects to Kensington Palace, once the home of Princess Diana, and also features the famous Peter Pan statue.

>> Primrose Hill, London NW1 8XL
Primrose Hill is a hill of 256 feet on the north side of Regent's Park and also the name for the surrounding district. The hill has a clear view of Central London to the south-east, as well as Belsize Park and Hampstead to the north.


>> Regents Park, London NW1 5HA
One of London's Royal Parks, Regent's Park not only houses London Zoo, but offers many sports including Tennis, Netball, Athletics, Cricket, Softball, Rounders, Football, Hockey, Australian Rules Football, Rugby, Ultimate Frisbee and Running.

Richmond Park, TW10 5HS
One of the largest parks in Europe, Richmond Park is not just full of great places to walk and rest in the summer, but the home to a significant quantity of free-roaming deer.

St. James Park, London SW1H 0QW
A well groomed park in the centre of London, just a stone's throw from Buckingham Palace. The park has a small lake, St. James's Park Lake, with two islands, Duck Island (named for the lake's collection of waterfowl), and West Island.

Wimbledon Common, London SW19 5NR
Famously home to the Wombles, Wimbledon Common is a large park in South West London.  There are three distinct segments - Wimbledon Common, Putney Heath, and Putney Lower Common.


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London is full of amazing things to do and places to go.  Have a look through the site and see what you can find that takes your fancy!


Since the summer weather is so changeable, you should always bring a mix of clothes.  And you'll notice that even when there's only a glimpse of sun in London, the teens and twenty-somethings suddenly appear in small tops, short skirts and anything else that will give them a hope of a sun tan!  We don't tell you what to do in London, we also advise you on what to wear!


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