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Today to Tue 18 Jun, By Distance closest first. Page 2

Walk Jewish West End

This tour explores Jewish connections in Soho and Fitzrovia. Discover an area with a rich social history which was to..... See more >
Warren Street Tube Station NW1 3AA
Thu 6 Jun

Every Breath We Take

A visual Manifesto for Cleaner Air in London. The exhibition, featuring artists from across North Kensington,..... See more >
12 Acklam Road W10 5QZ
Mon 27 May, Fri 7 Jun

Introducing the Momentum Artist Growth Programme

Curious to see how you can take your art practice to the next level? The Visual Artists Association offers an exclusive..... See more >
Online event W1W 7LT
Mon 27 May

Art Curation & Exhibition Management - Free Introductory Session

Join us for an introductory taster session of the Art Curation & Exhibition mamnagemnt Short Course, hosted by Karen... See more >
Online event W1W 7LT
Thu 30 May

2 Camden Mews - Open Garden for NGS

2 Camden Mews - Open Garden for NGS Twenty yrs ago, two long gardens were turned into one. This resulted in a good sized garden, unusually broad for London..... See more >
2 Camden Mews, Camden Town NW1 9DB
Sun 9 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

Brand Histories

We are proudly re-launching over 80 Brand Histories, revealing the decade-to-decade evolution of today’s most iconic... See more >
111-117 Lancaster Rd, London W11 1QT
Today to Fri 21 Jun

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

Sunny Side Up

A love letter to growing up in a particular place, at a particular time with a particular bond between a father and his... See more >
Soho Theatre, 21 Dean St, London W1D 3NE
Tue 28 May to Sat 1 Jun

Free event: M&Ms creates the world's tiniest M&M's pop up in London

This May, you’re invited to join M&M’S for a small but sweet two day pop-up experience in the heart of Soho - to... See more >
59 Greek Street W1D 3DZ
Today and Wed 22 May

M&M's London opens small but sweet pop-up in London

This May, you’re invited to join M&M’S for a small but sweet two day pop-up experience in the heart of Soho - to... See more >
59 Greek Street W1D 3DZ
Today

Cream Tea Cruise

Cream Tea Cruise Enjoy a unique cream tea cruise experience in the heart of London. Come and visit the London Canal Museum in good time..... See more >
London Canal Museum, New Wharf Road, King’s Cross, London N1 9RT
Thu 23 May
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Tunnel Boat Trips

Tunnel Boat Trips Our popular tunnel boat trips depart from the London Canal Museum near King's Cross station and take you in a... See more >
London Canal Museum 12-13 New Wharf Road King’s Cross N1 9RT
Thu 23 May, Sat 25 May
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Long Canal Boat Trips

Long Canal Boat Trips Every Friday, we run an extended cruise through London from the London Canal Museum on board Long Tom... See more >
London Canal Museum 12-13 New Wharf Road N1 9RT
Fri 24 May
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Family Fun Days

Family Fun Days Family Fun days are an opportunity to bring children to enjoy family-friendly activities at the museum... See more >
London Canal Museum 12-13 New Wharf Road N1 9RT
Wed 29 May
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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!