Activities and Family activities in Hemel Hempstead
While in Hemel Hempstead, there is plenty to see and do to keep the kids and the big kids amused. A tour of The Warner Bros. Studios will delight all Harry Potter fans.
For a brilliantly wild adventure, Whipsnade Zoo is a popular choice for a fun-filled day. You can admire the amazing array of animals including lions, cheetahs, elephants and even baby giraffes.
The town of Hemel Hempstead has much to offer its many visitors and is a great family-friendly place to shop. When the Town centre was re-designed in the early sixties, the Water Gardens was built to run alongside the main shopping street as a place to relax. St Mary's church has been a place of worship for over eight hundred and fifty years. It is situated just off the old high street at the heart of the old town. The Bury in Gadebridge Park was a manor house. King Henry VIII stayed here with Anne Boleyn in the 1500's. All that remains is the Charter Tower. The Snow Centre, Hemel Hempstead, the closest real snow to London. As Britain’s newest indoor skiing and snowboarding Snowsports destination, The Snow Centre is designed to deliver the alpine conditions every skier and snow boarder dreams of.
There are innovative play areas for children, an attractive food court and a town square with entertainment from the musical fountain, the Rainbow Stage and a large LED screen.