Corporate Team Building Activities in London

30 January 2024

London is a popular destination for people to explore the rich history of the city, art museums, the best of theatre and music, witness world class sporting events and enjoy exemplary food at some of the best restaurants in the world. It is also filled with an exciting array of activities to enjoy as a group. Take a look at some of our favourite corporate team building activities in London.

Enjoy a truly memorable event at the historic Lord’s cricket ground, the home of cricket. Book Sir Alastair Cook, arguably England’s best opening batsman in the last 40 years, to host an unforgettable day. After a tour of Lords, you make your way to the Indoor School where you will have the chance to bat and bowl against the great man! All equipment will be provided and we can even arrange a visit to one of St Johns Wood’s restaurants afterwards. Here, you will enjoy a delicious meal and ask Alastair questions about his time playing for England and his new career with Test Match Special.

Lord's Cricket Ground

Spend a day with the two Michelin-starred chef Michel Roux Jr., as he guides you through three of his favourite seasonal dishes. The day will provide an insight into one of the UK’s culinary greats in a fun and informal environment. In addition, this masterclass is for all abilities, beginning with a light breakfast and continues with the preparation of a three-course meal. Each dish will be demonstrated then executed by the participants under the watchful eye of Michel Roux Jr. and the Sauce team.

Experiencing your own Great British Bake Off is every baker’s dream! Enjoy a baking masterclass led by a former Great British Bake Off star. A past winner will lead your class throughout and teach you new skills to perfect your bakes! Suggested legends and hosts include: Howard Middleton, Karen Wright, Dan Beasley, Julia Chernogorova, Ian Cumming and Kimberly Wilson.

Upgrade your mechanical knowledge while providing an everyday essential for someone in need. In this workshop you will learn the mechanics of building a bike and make a brand-new bike that is ready to ride and give someone a new lease of life.

This outdoor iPad treasure hunt is the perfect choice for a fun, competitive action packed team activity. Located within an area of your choice, this is a high tech game that incorporates teamwork, encourages
competitiveness and resuts in a huge amount of creative fun. After an initial brief from an Event Manager, individuals will be split into teams, who will receive an iPad preloaded with the treasure hunt route. Before the final check point, all teams will arrive at a speed boat for the ride of a lifetime.

A fun and engaging painting session where the resident artist will take your group through step-by-step guidance of an original canvas painting. The paint party can be brought into any venue, with a DJ playing music as you paint. An activity for everyone, as no painting experience is needed to take part!

Harvey Nichols offer a luxury cocktail masterclass with an expert tutor who will take you through all of the information to make you a cocktail expert. Once you have been briefed you will begin creating your own cocktails and the fun can really begin. At the end of the session a winner will be announced. In addition, you will have exclusive hire of Harvey Nichols fifth-floor bar for you and your group. During this masterclass there will be canapés and nibbles served throughout.

Enjoy your 2-hour luxury private bus tour around London on a high-end double-decker bus. This bus is an unprecedented experience as your guests will be served a gastronomic meal on-board. Whilst enjoying a wonderful breakfast, you can take in panoramic views of London, whilst listening to a full audio guide. This wonderful experience combines amazing food & sightseeing of one of the most beautiful cities in the world, an experience you’ll never forget.

AOK Events are delighted to be able to offer a unique opportunity for businesses and individuals to experience the thrill of riding the 2012 Olympic Velodrome. Break down boundaries between you, your colleagues or clients & race it out on the world’s fastest 250m track!

Visit this exciting new experience venue, complete with all the thrills of the Formula 1. Rolling free play on
the driving simulators means anyone in the group can jump in and race whenever they like! Along with champagne, cocktails, unlimited drinks and yummy food, this is the perfect location to ‘wow’ all guests.

We are a nation of dog lovers and what better way to get your team together than building wheelchairs for dogs who are unable to walk? Roll through a variety of fun tasks and challenges to win sections of your wheelchair to build with your team. This highly engaging fun event incorporates collaboration, creativity, and technical skill. These dog wheelchairs will be delivered to a UK charity that specifically help handicapped dogs.

Golf Days offer a brilliant return on investment for a memorable day of conversation and interaction with your guests. Invite a golfer to a golf course with a strong pull and the chances are that they will say yes. Furthermore, they work well for men and women, old and young and for golfers of every different ability too. Golf’s unique scoring system ensures everyone stands an even chance.

Corporate Golf Days

The prestigious Holland & Holland Shooting Grounds are set in 120 acres of beautiful, open countryside on the outskirts of London, making it the perfect activity to escape the big smoke. After enjoying breakfast on arrival, you are ready and fuelled to begin shooting with your instructor. Once the shooting ends, guests can also enjoy delicious cake and tea. Furthermore, you can add Olympic Gold Medal Winner Peter Wilson to assist in the activity and tell his fantastic Olympic winning story.

Discover how the Tudor court was fed, view the exquisite paintings and tapestries and explore the beauty of the vast gardens. Uncover history through the centuries with a private out-of-hours morning tour of Hampton Court Palace. Along with discovering the grounds and gardens, you can finish the tour by climbing to the top of Hampton Court Palace and take in a unique view of the historical formal gardens. This tour shows the palace off in the perfect way and is led by a professional guide to ensure that the experience is as memorable as the scenery!

The course is available privately or in small groups and includes everything you need to learn to play polo. Polo riding, use of the stick for the four shots, rules of the game, stick & ball practice on ponies and the theory of the game. Add an exclusive hospitality experience to your trip and take your team to Chesterton’s Polo in the Park.

With beautiful views of the coastline and rolling hills of West Sussex and Hampshire, there can be few experiences more memorable than a flight in the skies above Goodwood. A place to indulge your passion for flying, with the rare chance to get close to iconic wartime aircraft.

Spend a full day driving an unrivalled collection of performance cars at Bedford Autodrome. The spacious run-off areas allow participants the unique freedom to drive harder and faster than anywhere else in the world. With outstanding safety, this is an inspiring environment with superb food and hospitality. Driving cars you wouldn’t usually have access to is a heart-stopping, exhilarating and unforgettable driving experience.

Looking to bring your team to London? Our London DMC service takes care of your whole trip from travel and accommodation to event management, activities and private dining options. Get in touch with your brief and we look forward to welcoming you to London.

Corporate team building activities are a good idea for several reasons. They can improve team dynamics and enhance engagement, creativity and communication. But it is important to consider your groups needs and choose a team building activity accordingly. Get in touch with your brief and let our team of event experts help you make the right choice to make for an unforgettable experience.