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Organisations In and Around London

Pulp Film Club

Pulp Film Club is a new pop-cinema based in London, aiming to bring people together, to enjoy the best horror and cult... See more >
E8 2PB

Islington Festival of Music and Art

Bringing world class musicians and artists to the borough of Islington See more >
4 Witherington Rd N5 1PP

Prohibition Partners

Prohibition Partners was founded in 2017 with a vision for a legal cannabis industry where the abundant economic,... See more >
London (Head Office) 31 New Inn Yard Shoreditch United Kingdom EC2A 3EY

WORLDwrite

Free part-time training package for 16-25 year olds interested in film, video, TV, journalism and the creative... See more >
201 Millfields Road E5 0AL

London Canal Museum

Event Image London Canal Museum is a mid-sized waterside museum in central London, close to King's Cross station... See more >
12-13 New Wharf Road London N1 9RT

Suited & Booted

Event Image Suited & Booted is a charity based in the City of London. Public agencies and charities refer homeless and vulnerable..... See more >
52 Cornhill London EC3V 3PD

Bach to Baby

Event Image Bach to Baby is the critically acclaimed classical concert series for babies, toddlers and their carers... See more >
International House, 24 Holborn Viaduct, CITY OF LONDON, London EC1A 2BN

Markfield Beam Engine & Museum

Open regular Sunday's and bank holidays, Markfield Beam Engine Museum tells a fascinating public health story... See more >
Markfield Park, Tottenham, London N15 4RB

City Chamber Choir

City Chamber Choir aims to revive neglected choral works from past ages, to search out the best in 20th century... See more >
St Mary at Hill, London, UK EC3R 8EE

The Telling

Blurring the boundaries of what a concert is, distinctive medieval group The Telling brings you intimate... See more >
N8 9HN

London Gong Baths

London Gong provide gong baths for members of the public in Camden Town, Angel Islington and Bushey in... See more >
We are located at various addresses where we hold our public events. We can be found in Camden Town on Saturdays, Islington Angel on Sundays and Tuesdays and Bushey Fridays. All subject to change NW1 0ND

Voxcetera chamber choir

Founded in 2009, Voxcetera is a chamber choir based in London, celebrating sacred and secular music spanning the 13th... See more >
N8 0EL
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Things to do around London

London, the vibrant capital of the United Kingdom, offers an abundance of activities for a memorable day out. Whether you're a local or a visitor, there's something for everyone in this bustling metropolis. Let's explore some of the best things to do in London:

1. Visit London's Markets:
- London has a plethora of markets, each with its own unique vibe. Here are some must-visit options:
- Old Spitalfields Market: Located in east central London, it offers vintage clothing, handmade accessories, worldly foods, and novel art.
- Camden Market: Perfect for rockers and music lovers, it's known for leather jackets, vegan lunch options, and piercings.
- Portobello Market: Notting Hill's colorful houses and unique items make it a popular spot for photographers.
- Borough Market: London's premium food market with a variety of delicious treats, from coffee to fresh farm produce¹.

2. Explore Arty and Architectural Gems:
- Even if you're not religious, visiting London's churches is a treat. Explore historic architecture and stunning stained glass windows. Some notable ones include:
- St. Paul's Cathedral: Climb to the top for panoramic views of the city.
- Westminster Abbey: A UNESCO World Heritage Site with centuries of history.
- St. Martin-in-the-Fields: Attend a classical music concert or enjoy a meal at its crypt cafe.
- Southwark Cathedral: A hidden gem near Borough Market.
- Temple Church: Known for its round nave and medieval origins³.

3. Enjoy the Outdoors:
- London has beautiful green spaces and outdoor activities:
- Hyde Park: Stroll by the Serpentine, rent a rowboat, or have a picnic.
- Regent's Park: Visit the Queen Mary's Rose Garden and the London Zoo.
- Richmond Park: Spot deer and enjoy the vast open space.
- Hampstead Heath: Explore the heathland, swim in the ponds, and take in the skyline views.
- Thames River Walk: Follow the Thames Path for scenic riverside views².

4. Quirky and Fun Activities:
- London offers plenty of unique experiences:
- Shuffleboarding: Try shuffleboard at venues like The London Shuffle Club.
- Escape Rooms: Solve puzzles and unravel mysteries at various escape room locations.
- Weird Experiences: From immersive theater to unusual dining, London has it all.
- Electronic Darts: Play darts with a modern twist at Flight Club.
- Go Karting: Race around indoor tracks at TeamSport Karting.
- Virtual Reality Experiences: Try VR gaming or immersive storytelling at Otherworld³.

5. Day Trips from London:
- If you have more time, consider day trips to nearby destinations:
- Windsor: Visit Windsor Castle, the oldest and largest inhabited castle in the world.
- Greenwich: Explore the Royal Observatory, the Cutty Sark, and the Maritime Museum.
- Oxford: Discover the famous university city and its historic colleges.
- Cambridge: Explore the picturesque colleges and punting on the River Cam.
- Brighton: Enjoy the beach, the Royal Pavilion, and the quirky Lanes⁴.

Remember to check opening hours and any booking requirements for these attractions. Whether you're interested in culture, outdoor adventures, or quirky experiences, London promises an unforgettable day out! 🌟🏙️🎉¹²³⁴.

Source: Conversation with Bing, 30/01/2024
(1) 22 Brilliant Ideas for the Best Days Out in London - Day Out in England. https://dayoutinengland.com/days-out-in-london/.
(2) Over 80 (Very) Fun And Quirky Activities In London - DesignMyNight. https://www.designmynight.com/london/quirky-activities-london.
(3) 101 things to do outdoors in London - visitlondon.com. https://www.visitlondon.com/things-to-do/openspace/101-things-to-do-outdoors-in-london.
(4) 17 Best Day Trips From London | Day Trip Ideas Near London - Time Out. https://www.timeout.com/london/travel/the-best-day-trips-from-london.