Children themed places

Stories relating to children, their welfare, places specifically for kids, and stories of derring do of little London tykes from years gone by...


The Elfin Oak
1. The Elfin Oak
Enid Blyton was born here
2. Enid Blyton was born here
Ridgeway Park's Model Railway
3. Ridgeway Park's Model Railway
West Hatch High School
4. West Hatch High School
Crowland Primary School
5. Crowland Primary School
JM Barrie and Peter Pan
6. JM Barrie and Peter Pan
The Farthing Bundle Lady
7. The Farthing Bundle Lady
Beatrix Potters Peter Rabbit
8. Beatrix Potters Peter Rabbit
Frederick Bremer School
9. Frederick Bremer School
The Francis Holland School
10. The Francis Holland School


11. Kristin Baybars Toyshop @ 7 Mansfield Road, Gospel Oak
12. The Shaftesbury Retreat @ Staples Road, Loughton, Essex
13. Princess Diana's Playground @ Near Black Line Gate, Serpentine, Kensington, Lo
14. The Newborn Baby Sculpture @ St Martin the Fields, Westminster, London
15. AA Milne lived here @ 13 Mallord Street, Chelsea
16. Mrs Montagu's Chimney Sweeps @ Portman Square, Marylebone
17. The Whispering Gallery @ St Pauls Cathedral, Westminster
18. Haverstock School @ 24 Haverstock Hill, Chalk Farm
19. Inspired by a Teletubby? @ 2 Forest Hill Road
20. Jigsaws were invented here @ Russell Street, Covent Garden, London
21. Birth of Barnardo's @ Ragged School Museum, 46-50 Copperfield Road
22. Dame Alice Owen's School @ Owen Street, Islington
23. First Class Charity @ Thrawl Street, London
24. Sandhurst School @ Minard Road, Catford, London
25. The school for Brats @ 60 The Crescent
26. The Foundling Museum @ 40 Brunswick Square, London
27. Start Clowning Around @ The Coppetts Centre, Finchley
28. The King of Scouting Lived here @ 9 Hyde Park Gate, Kensington
29. Coram's Fields: Children only! @ 93 Guilford Street, London
30. The Last Lollipop Lady @ Queen Victoria Street, St Pauls
31. Ripping Yarns @ 355 Archway Road, Highgate
32. London Orphan Asylum @ Lower Clapton Road, London
33. Crystal Palace Maze @ Crystal Palace Park, Sydenham
34. WT Stead lived here @ 5 Smith Square, Westminster, London
35. Granary Square and its Fountains @ Goods Way, Kings Cross
36. Punch and Judy Birthplace @ St Pauls Portico, Westminster
37. The Godolphin & Latymer School @ Iffley Road, Hammersmith
38. The Museum of Childhood @ Cambridge Heath Road, Bethnal Green

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