Visiting art museums is a great family travel activity. London offers family travelers a variety of art museums for all interests. Add these to your list for your next London visit.
Sir John Soane’s Museum is the house museum of architect John Soane. The collection owned by Soane includes antiquities, furniture, sculptures, architectural models, drawings and paintings. Admission is free.
Tate Modern features artwork from the early 1900s through today. View paintings and sculptures created by artists including Pablo Picasso and Marcel Duchamp. Tate Britain’s collection displays art made in Britain, arranged by date. Admission is free to both museums.
The museum is dedicated to contemporary design in all forms. Visit the temporary and permanent exhibits detailing current and future design. Admission is free, with the exception of several paid exhibitions.
Located in Trafalgar Square, The National Gallery is home to thousands of paintings dating from the 1300s to 1900s. The collection includes works from Claude Monet, Vincent van Gogh, Edgar Degas and many more. Admission is free.
The main museum is located in London’s South Kensington neighborhood. The museum is the world’s largest museum of art, design and performance. Expect to see exhibits of fashion, sculpture, illustration and more. Admission is free.
Through Dec. 31, family travelers can enjoy the most unexpected thing in Florida: a white Christmas. The Now Snowing in Celebration festival in Kissimmee, Florida, embraces winter traditions for both locals and visitors. Free to visit, families will love heading to the town built by Disney.
As the only major U.S. airline to own a flight school, United Airlines already hit a major milestone, and now the carrier celebrates another important — and historic — step as the inaugural class of United Aviate Academy pilots graduates, leading the next generation of aviators. The 51 students in the graduating class were majority, at 80 percent, women and people of color — another stride toward United’s goal of training 5,000 new pilots by 2030 with half women or POC.
Let family travels take you to one of these stunning aquariums around the United States. Recently, Aquarium Store Depot analyzed TripAdvisor reviews containing words such as beautiful, breathtaking and picturesque for 175 public aquariums across America. Each aquarium ranked based on the percentage of reviews to determine the most eye-catching aquariums.
All aboard! A holiday afternoon tea on a vintage train winding its way through lush wine country? If that sounds a lovely to you as it does to us, the Napa Valley Wine Train is on track to offer you a great seasonal experience perfect for sharing with family or loved ones. Tea is served in a holiday-decked vintage Pullman rail car with historic features like Honduran mahogany paneling, etched glass partitions, sumptuous armchairs and gleaming brass accents.
Filled with hidden treasures waiting to be discovered, Seoul invites travelers to unearth its many gems, and Seoul Tourism Organization is here to help travelers do just that. Through thoughtfully created initiatives like the Theme Tourism County Competition, Seoul Tourism Organization works closely with local districts to identify and showcase what makes each district unique and charming in all seasons.
One of the appeals of multi-generational travel, as opposed to family gatherings at home, is no one is the host and everyone is a guest. When you’re all traveling together, nobody gets left to wash the dishes after everyone else leaves. But the best multi-gen trips are those well planned. Here are a few tips to make your family’s trip the best ever: