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Tottenham Green Pools and Fitness

Fusion Lifestyle and Haringey Council are delighted to announce that the gym at Tottenham Green Pools & Fitness is... See more >
1 Philip Lane, Tottenham, London N15 4JA

Alfies Antique Market and Roof Top Kitchen Terrace Tuesday - Saturday

Alifes Antiques Market, London's largest indoor antiques market has reopened after lock down. Social distancing..... See more >
Alfies Antique Market, 13-25 Church Street, Marylebone, London, . NW8 8DT

Park Road Pools and Fitness

Fusion Lifestyle and Haringey Council are delighted to announce that the gym at Park Road Pools & Fitness opening this... See more >
Park Rd, Crouch End, London N8 8JN

2 Willow Road

National Trust property: 2 Willow Road - open to the public. Please see National Trust website for details. See more >
Hampstead, NW3 1TH

Indoor and Outdoor play areas at Polka Theatre

Welcome to Polka Theatre’s new season. Following our major redevelopment, we are thrilled to be fully open for everyone..... See more >
Polka Theatre, 240 The Broadway Wimbledon London SW19 1SB

Fenton House and Garden

National Trust property: Fenton House and Garden - open to the public. Please see National Trust website for details. See more >
Hampstead Grove, Hampstead, NW3 6SP

Ridgeway Park, Old Church Rd, London E4 6RS

The 5.36 hectares park was awarded Green Flag status in 2018 in recognition of its high standards....... See more >
Ridgeway Park, The Ridgeway, Old Church Road, Chingford E4 6RS or (off Peel Close ).... E4 6XU

Morden Hall Park

National Trust property: Morden Hall Park - open to the public. Please see National Trust website for details. See more >
Morden Hall Park, Morden Hall Road, SM4 5JD

St John's Jerusalem

National Trust property: St John's Jerusalem - open to the public. Please see National Trust website for details. See more >
Sutton-at-Hone, Dartford, DA4 9HQ

William Morris Society Museum

The Society’s small museum is in the Coach House and basement rooms of Kelmscott House. William Morris lived at..... See more >
Kelmscott House, 26 Upper Mall, Hammersmith W6 9TA

Emery Walker's House

7 Hammersmith Terrace, a memory museum of three generations of inhabitants intimately connected with leading creatives... See more >
7 Hammersmith Terrace, Hammersmith, London W6 9TS

The Beach

Following its previous success and popularity, The Beach at Bluewater is returning this summer offering a whole host of... See more >
Bluewater Shopping Centre, Bluewater Pkwy, Dartford, Greenhithe DA9 9ST

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 produce.

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 origins.

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 views.

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 Lanes.

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!