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Today to Fri 12 Jul, By Distance closest first.

BOOMBOX At The Fiddler’s Elbow : Episode 4

BOOMBOX : Episode 4 4 Bands - 1 DJ - plus broadcast live on the radio via: www.westnorfolkradio.co.uk EPISODE 4..... See more >
The Fiddler’s Elbow 1 Malden Rd, Chalk Farm, London NW5 3HS
Sun 7 Jul

The Mysteries of Light Rosary Garden - Open Garden for NGS

The Mysteries of Light Rosary Garden - Open Garden for NGS A walled garden behind the Priory Church of Our Lady of the Rosary and St Dominic, commissioned by the Dominican Friars... See more >
The Mysteries of Light Rosary Garden, Kentish Town NW5 4LB
Sat 29 Jun

BrewDog Camden Pub Quiz

Tuesdays 7PM Get ready to flex those brain muscles and join us for the ultimate showdown of wits at the BrewDog... See more >
113 BAYHAM ST NW1 0AG
Tue 18 Jun, Tue 25 Jun, and more dates until Tue 23 Jul

Torriano Community Garden - Open Garden for NGS

Torriano Community Garden - Open Garden for NGS This beautiful 1 acre community garden, designed and built in 2003 by the residents helped by the Army, has amazing... See more >
Torriano Community Garden, NW5 2ST
Sun 16 Jun

Visit: St Pancras Old Church

Society of Genealogists. 'Dying to get in'  A guided tour of St Pancras Churchyard with Lester Hillman Of..... See more >
Pancras Rd, NW1 1UL
Thu 4 Jul

St Pancras Waterpoint - tour an historic Victorian water tower

Tour an historic Grade II listed water tower with views of the Gasholders and Coal Drops Yard at Kings Cross, and St... See more >
St Pancras Cruising Club, Camley Street, London N1C 4PN
Sat 22 Jun

Drag Baby

‘All you have to do is spunk into a little pot. I’m not asking you to do anything hard.’ Dan, a misanthropic drag..... See more >
Pleasance London, Downstairs Carpenters Mews, North Road, London N7 9EF
Today to Sat 22 Jun

Us: From There to Here

This exhibition brings together 1st and 2nd generation refugee and immigrant artists. ‘From there to here - Britain’s..... See more >
108A Boundary Road, St John’s Wood, London NW8 ORH NW8ORH
Today

Cosmopolis: The Impact of Refugee Art Dealers in London

Ben Uri Gallery is delighted to announce the upcoming exhibition Cosmopolis: The Impact of Refugee Art Dealers in... See more >
108A Boundary Road, St John’s Wood, London NW8 ORH NW8ORH
Wed 26 Jun to Fri 26 Jul

Reimagining the RCP building: family workshop

Is it a ‘sausage factory’? Is it a’ battleship’? Is it a napping concrete creature? The RCP headquarters has been..... See more >
Royal College of Physicians Museum, 11 St. Andrews Place, London NW1 4LE
Sat 15 Jun

Ancient Riddles With The Covent Garden Chorus

The ancient and modern combine in our summer concert, woven together by a new commission by Lillie Harris, and brought... See more >
St Pancras New Church 165 Euston Road, London NW1 2BA
Sat 15 Jun

Warren Mews - Open Garden for NGS

Warren Mews - Open Garden for NGS Tucked away behind bustling Tottenham Court Road is the enchanting garden of Warren Mews. On first glance, it is..... See more >
Warren Mews, Fitzrovia W1T 5NQ
Sat 22 Jun

The Good Women

“The Good Women” is a new, funny, bold and romantic play written, performed and directed by an all-female team from the... See more >
The Cockpit, Gateforth Street NW8 8EH
Today, Sat 15 Jun

A Midsummer Night's Dream

Head to a festival to celebrate a wedding, run away for love, get lost, have fairies manipulate your romantic... See more >
The Cockpit, Gateforth Street NW8 8EH
Wed 19 Jun and Thu 20 Jun

Jupiter's Ghost

In humanity’s future, the connection between humans and artificial intelligence has gradually blurred into the realm of... See more >
The Cockpit, Gateforth Street NW8 8EH
Sat 22 Jun and 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!