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Today to Sat 22 Jun, By Distance closest first.

RTA Kids Showcase

Rom Theatre Arts Kids presents What Dreams Are Made Of! - showcasing the exceptional talents of RTA Kids'..... See more >
The Cockpit, Gateforth Street NW8 8EH
Sun 2 Jun

The Last Time I Saw Caileigh

The Last Time I Saw Caileigh is a dark, funny and heartfelt one-act play that explores queer erasure through the lens... See more >
The Cockpit, Gateforth Street NW8 8EH
Mon 3 Jun

Super Connected Live

Is it time to break up with our phones? A stage adaptation of the critically acclaimed new album by Tim Arnold,..... See more >
The Cockpit, Gateforth Street NW8 8EH
Tue 4 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
Wed 5 Jun to Sat 8 Jun, Wed 12 Jun to Sat 15 Jun

Gustav Holst's Operetta - The Idea

Discover the delight of this little known, family fun, theatrical operetta, which makes a welcome return after... See more >
The Cockpit, Gateforth Street NW8 8EH
Sun 9 Jun

ToTheCore Company

A ToTheCore Company production dedicated to the memory of co-founder Donald McLennan who not only was instrumental in... See more >
The Cockpit, Gateforth Street NW8 8EH
Tue 11 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

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 to Fri 14 Jun

RCP Plants and Potions: Children's Workshop

Book now with Art Tickets Create your own pomander, explore the plants of the Royal College of Physicians (RCP)... See more >
11 St Andrews Pl NW1 4LE
Wed 29 May

RCP Museum Late: Reimagining the RCP’s brutalist ‘battleship’ architec

Experience the Royal College of Physicians’ (RCP) Grade I listed home, where brutalist architecture meets centuries of... See more >
11 St Andrews Pl NW1 4LE
Tue 4 Jun

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

Information Lecture: Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path

Information Lecture: Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path through the teaching of Bruno Groening - medically... See more >
Latvian House, (First Floor) 72 Queensborough Terrace W2 3SH
Sat 8 Jun, Sat 29 Jun

Between The Lines

A powerful play with music that examines freedom of expression, the strength of community and the foundations of one of... See more >
New Diorama Theatre, 15-16 Triton Street, London NW1 3BF
Sat 1 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
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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!