What's on inLondon


Welcome to London

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting London - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in London to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in London

18
JAN
London Model Engineering Exhibition
Alexandra Palace

LONDON MODEL ENGINEERING EXHIBITION 2019ALEXANDRA PALACE LONDONFRIDAY 18TH SUNDAY 20TH JANUARY 2019The Souths Largest Model Engineering & Modelling Exhibition returns in January from the 18th 20th. This exhibition is regarded as one of the leading model shows in the…

Category: Family Events

TEL: 01926 614101
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18
JAN
Forms: Pleasurekraft, OC & Verde and More
fabric

Pleasurekraft makes his Farringdon debut. With a techno sound built on tough rhythm sections and atmospheric drums the US producers self‐dubbed style of cosmic techno has made him one of todays most prolific artists in electronic music. He lands following the release…

Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02073 368898
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19
JAN
Rise And Fall
Half Moon Theatre

Ages 3‐6 Come and explore an ecosystem of balloons: universes in miniature. Youll meet all manner of balloons from small floating moons to vast bouncing orbs. Forever expanding and contracting balloons are free to float fly and sway. Hold your breath and…

TEL: 02077 098900
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19
JAN
Adventure Travel Show
Olympia London

. Choose from over 100 free inspirational talks over 4 theatresThe show features a host of unmissable seminars and workshops designed for both experienced and rookie travellersTurn your hobby into a profession in Wanderlusts Multimedia Seminars giving you essential advice in travel…

Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02072 886640
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20
JAN
Exploring Friendship in Creative Projects
Conway Hall

Personality tests. Desktop surveillance. Acronyms. Diminishing job security. Dan Lyons bestselling author of Disrupted and writer on the HBO series Silicon Valley deliciously roasts the new work climate while asking what can be done to recoup some sanity and dignity for the…

Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02074 051818
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21
JAN
Staging Magic - The Story Behind The Illusion
Senate House Library

Staging Magic ‐ The Story Behind The Illusion celebrates the history of magical literature and the worlds most loved magic tricks from 16th to early 20th century.The exhibition with accompanying events takes people on a journey of the worlds greatest magicians such…

Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 07950 915568
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24
JAN
Wall To Wall Bowie (Thursday)
Hideaway

. With new arrangements jazz twists and an imaginative approach Musical Director Janette Mason leads special performances from vocalists David McAlmont and Sam Obernik for what is always a serious musical treat for both Bowie and Jazz fans alike.David McAlmont vocalsPossibly one…

TEL: 02088 357070
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25
JAN
Burns Night 2019 - Leyton
The Leyton Star

Join us to celebrate Burns Night at the Leyton Star with our version of a Burns Supper.‐ Paul Human will prepare a special Burns Night Menu ‐ including a vegetarian option. 3 courses for £29.50.‐ Expect whiskies from some of our favourite…

Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07734 805817
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25
JAN
Susannah and the Sunflower
Half Moon Theatre

Ages 3‐8Susannah dreams of an amazing flower garden and when the Wizard thanks her for looking after his cow by giving her three magical seeds her dream starts to grow and grow and growFollowing in the footsteps of Jack and the Beanstalk…

TEL: 02077 098900
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25
JAN
Wall To Wall Bowie (Friday)
Hideaway

. With new arrangements jazz twists and an imaginative approach Musical Director Janette Mason leads special performances from vocalists David McAlmont and Sam Obernik for what is always a serious musical treat for both Bowie and Jazz fans alike.David McAlmont vocalsPossibly one…

TEL: 02088 357070
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26
JAN
Wall To Wall Bowie (Saturday)
Hideaway

. With new arrangements jazz twists and an imaginative approach Musical Director Janette Mason leads special performances from vocalists David McAlmont and Sam Obernik for what is always a serious musical treat for both Bowie and Jazz fans alike.David McAlmont vocalsPossibly one…

TEL: 02088 357070
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27
JAN
Persistence Tour 2019 - London
O2 Forum Kentish Town

. MAD TOURBOOKING Old Empire and Tidal Concerts present:PERSISTENCE TOUR 2019Featuring:Sick Of It AllWalls Of Jericho ‐ OFFICIAL PAGEBooze and GloryStay tuned More bands will be announced soonBe prepared because in 2019 the mighty PERSISTENCE TOUR will be back in Europe again.…

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Tourist Attractions


London Eye

Today, the British Airways London Eye has become, quite literally, the way the world sees London. It is one of the most spectacular and popular attractions in the world, drawing visitors from far and wide. The British Airways London Eye is a truly amazing feat of design…

National Portrait Gallery

The National Portrait Gallery was founded in 1856 to collect the likeness of famous British men and women, today the collection is the most comprehensive of its kind in the world.Above the entrance of the Gallery are the busts of the three men ‐ all biographers and…

London Dungeon

Deep in the heart of London's backstreet lies The London Dungeon, one of the world's most famous horror attractions. The London Dungeon brings you over 2000 years of horrific history back to life and death. Delve in to the gruesome past of our grim and bloody…

ZSL London Zoo

ZSL London Zoo really is one of the greatest days out on offer in London. Spanning 36 acres of Regent's Park, the Zoo is home to over 650 species of animal. Featuring incredible immersive exhibits such as Animal Adventure and the Blackburn Tropical Bird Pavilion, visitors are…

Tower of London

The Tower of London has been an integral part of British Royal history for nearly one thousand years. Only at the Tower of London can you marvel at the breathtaking Crown Jewels, stand on the execution site of three English queens, and hear the myths and legentds…

Buckingham Palace

George III bought Buckingham House in 1761 for his wife Queen Charlotte to use as a comfortable family home close to St James's Palace, where many court functions were held. Buckingham House became known as the Queen's House, and 14 of George III's 15 children were born there.…

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