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Family Fun on the River Thames

Things to do in the Half Term holiday.

There's plenty of great ideas for family things to do on the Thames. There’s walks for all the family whether you’ve got a buggy, the dog or use a wheelchair.

If you’re feeling lazy join one of the popular cruises on all-weather boats, ideal for families, along different sections of the River Thames offered by:

Explore Henley-on-Thames or Windsor and discover how much there is to do. Check out the Daily Express's 10 Things to Do in Windsor. Looking for something different to do this summer, take a family activity break on the River Thames.

Museums are fun places these days and great for rainy days...

The River & Rowing Museum offers lots of options for rainy days. Museums offer a variety of ways to engage as a family, from free family trails or activities. Half term events at River & Rowing Museum include Pebble Pets, Graphic Art Super Heroes and Wild Wednesdays.

Another best for families is the Pitt Rivers Museum in Oxford
Make a bee-line to the Pitt Rivers and the Oxford University Museum of Natural History for a relaxing afternoon. Try our activity backpacks, sorting boxes, trails, colouring sheets, story corner and craft activities. Suitable for all ages.

Thinking about next year’s holiday, take a boating holiday on the famous River Thames. The following provide boats for  Boating Holidays , why not make 2015 the year to have a holiday afloat?

  • Hobbs of Henley – the ultimate luxury Linssen cruiser
  • Calmer cruising - A luxury Self-Drive 60ft by 11 ft Widebeam with the style of a Canal Boat
  • Kris Cruisers - 15 cruisers ranging in size from 29ft-48ft, 2-10 berth motor cruiser
  • Myrivercruising - River Thames Day Cruises and Boating Holidays
  • Le Boat - provides a wide selection of boats, with different features, styls and sizes to suit any party size.

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French Brothers Ltd

Windsor Majesty on the Thames at Windsor

French Brothers run boat trips on the River Thames from Windsor, Runnymede and Maidenhead. Choose from a short return trip or a full-day cruise....