5 activities for the February half-term break

Written by Tim Barnes-Clay

Here are five affordable family activities you can do during the upcoming February half-term break.

Finding the right way to spend your February half-term break can be tricky. If not organised in advance, it also might end up being costly. However, there are cheap and easy-to-organise activities you and your family can enjoy.

The half-term break is from Monday 18th to Friday 22nd February. From relaxing walks to adventurous short trips, there are many things you and your family can do in just a week.

Here are five ideas to inspire you in case you have not figured out yet how to spend this half term yet.

Indoor rock climbing

Photo: The Castle Climbing Center Facebook Page

Sign up for the £22 Kids/Family tasters at The Castle Climbing Centre. Under the supervision of instructors, spend your day getting an adrenaline kick using roped climbing skills.

Discover the sea life

Photo: Sea Life London Facebook Page

Buy a SEA LIFE family saver ticket for £22 and spend the day learning about the ocean, taking pictures of cute penguins and watching sharks. You can also explore the rainforest and watch crocodiles and tropical creatures.

Visit a farm

Photo: The Hounslow Urban Farm Facebook Page

Visit The Hounslow Urban Farm’s official page and look for different animal encounters at different given schedules. From pigs meet and greets to owl displays, enjoy a day learning about nature and animals with your family.

Have fun at National Football Museum

Photo: Jason Lock for the National Football Museum’s official website

Bring your family to the National Museum and try interactive games. Try the Penalty Shootout simulation among other activities. Family admission charges for two children and parents cost £25.

Enjoy a beautiful walk in Hampstead Heath

Photo: Tripadvisor

Enjoy a day of fresh air and beautiful views in Hampstead Heath’s park. You can bring your dog for a long walk and let your children enjoy the playgrounds. Simple, free and priceless family time together.