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4th International Conference on Child Neurology

The 4th International Conference on Child Neurology (Child Neurology 2024) will be held in London, UK, on June 27-28,... See more >
Hyatt Place London Heathrow Airport E1 7DR
Thu 27 Jun

The Euros - We've Got You Covered

Catch every Euros game at South Place Hotel’s Secret Garden and 3Bar, where you can enjoy Peroni pints on tap and... See more >
3 South Place EC2M 4AF
Today to Sun 14 Jul

Jack the Ripper Tours

Weekly guided walking tours led by Ripperologist Paul Mansfield with over 25 years experience as a London tour guide... See more >
Aldgate station 9 Aldgate high street EC3N 1AH
Fri 21 Jun, Sun 23 Jun, and more dates until Sun 14 Jul

Drawn Together: Royal Drawing School Summer Show 2024

A group exhibition that reveals the breadth and flexibility of drawing and the unique way in which it connects all... See more >
19-22 Charlotte Rd EC2A 3SG
Tue 18 Jun to Sat 22 Jun, Mon 24 Jun to Sat 29 Jun, Mon 1 Jul to Sat 6 Jul, Mon 8 Jul to Fri 12 Jul

Drag Brunch at South Place Hotel

Gather your squad…and get ready to celebrate with us as we host a special drag brunch with the spectacular Miss Moppe... See more >
3 South Pl, London EC2M 2AF
Sat 29 Jun

Walk St Katharine’s Dock

Society of Genealogists . A medieval church and hospital, then the smallest and most efficient of the docks,..... See more >
Tower Hill Tube Station EC3N 1JL
Thu 20 Jun

Sounds Impossible

Music is the most powerful magic in the world. In this innovative magic show, you won’t believe your eyes or ears as..... See more >
Hoxton Hall 130 Hoxton Street London N1 6SH
Thu 4 Jul and Fri 5 Jul

London's Summer by the River festival returns for 2024

Summer By The River 2024 London Bridge City's Summer by the River Festival Returns: Escape to a Riverside... See more >
The Queen’s Walk, London SE1 2AA
Today to Sun 21 Jul

Fran Hayes | Thick, Stretchy, Sticky Space

IMT Gallery is proud to present the first solo exhibition by emerging interdisciplinary artist Fran Hayes... See more >
IMT Gallery, Unit 2/210 Cambridge Heath Road. London E2 9NQ
Thu 20 Jun to Sun 23 Jun, Thu 27 Jun to Sun 30 Jun, Thu 4 Jul to Sun 7 Jul

Launching A Landmark: The Unseen Opening Weeks

On 22 June, London’s defining landmark, Tower Bridge announces free, summer-long exhibition: Launching A Landmark: The... See more >
Tower Bridge SE1 2UP
Sat 22 Jun to Thu 1 Aug

Dragos Mostenescu 'Dragos & Guests'

Multi-talented Romanian comedian and actor Dragos Mostenescu will be bringing his new show Dragos & Friends to the... See more >
London Piano Smithfield, 14 Long Ln, Barbican, London EC1A 9PN
Fri 12 Jul

Visit: Stationers Hall

Society of Genealogists. The Stationers' Company originated in 1403 when the Mayor of the City of London approved..... See more >
Stationers’ Hall Ave Maria Lane EC4M 7DD
Mon 24 Jun

Angels and Demons: London Concord Singers at St Martin Ludgate

An evening of angelic and demonic music with Finnish composer Jaakko Mäntyjärvi's dramatic recounting of a... See more >
St Martin Ludgate, 40 Ludgate Hill EC4M 7DE
Thu 11 Jul

SE1 Comedy's Edinburgh Fringe Preview Season

SE1 Comedy's Edinburgh Fringe Preview Season brings together some of the best acts heading to this year's... See more >
15 Leathermarket St, London SE1 3HN
Wed 26 Jun

Arlington Square Gardens - Open Garden for NGS

Arlington Square Gardens - Open Garden for NGS Seven early Victorian terraced houses with similar sized small gardens and conditions but with very different garden... See more >
Arlington Square Gardens, N1 7DP
Sun 23 Jun
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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 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!