London free events

London free events

A guide to London free events taking place in the coming months.

Free event in London at Horse Guards

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Horse Guards Two weeks before they celebrate the Queen's birthday at Trooping the Colour, they hold the Major General's Review.
Free event in London at Tower Bridge

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to Tower Bridge Here is a list of the scheduled lift times for Tower Bridge, so you can see the roadway open and close and grab a photo.
 
Free event in London at Horse Guards

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Horse Guards One week before the actual 'Trooping the Colour' parade, they hold a second rehearsal called "The Colonel's Review".
Free event in London at Hyde Park

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Hyde Park The KTRHA will be firing a 41-gun salute for Prince Philip in Hyde Park, to mark the Duke of Edinburgh's 96th birthday.
 
Free event in London at Tower of London

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Tower of London The HAC will be firing off a 62-gun salute by Gun Wharf at the Tower of London, to honour Prince Philip's 96th birthday.
Art exhibition at National Gallery

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to National Gallery The National Gallery will be reuniting the two halves of a diptych, by the 14th-century Italian artist Giovanni da Rimini.
 
Free event in London at Horse Guards

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Horse Guards Watch a parade of soldiers and bands marching down The Mall in 'Trooping the Colour', to celebrate the Queen's birthday.
Free event in London at Notting Hill

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to Notting Hill The Notting Hill Carnival is the biggest street festival in Europe, and is always held over the August Bank Holiday weekend.
 
Museum exhibition in London at Benjamin Franklin House

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to Benjamin Franklin House Enjoy a free tour around Benjamin Franklin's Georgian townhouse, when the building takes part in 'Open House Weekend'.
Childrens event in London at Benjamin Franklin House

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Benjamin Franklin House The Benjamin Franklin House will be laying on some free activities for kids this Halloween, with some spooky stories and games.
 
Free event in London at The Mall

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The Mall You'll have to get up early in the morning to catch the start of the London to Brighton Veteran Car Run in Hyde Park.
Free event in London at Cenotaph

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Cenotaph On Remembrance Sunday the Queen, war veterans and politicians, will gather to remember our war dead at The Cenotaph.
 
Free event in London at Green Park

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Green Park The KTRHA will be firing a 41-gun salute in Green Park to mark Prince Charles' 69th birthday (happy birthday Charlie!)
Free event in London at Tower of London

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Tower of London The HAC will be firing off a 62-gun salute at the Tower of London, to make sure everyone knows it's Prince Charles' birthday.
 
Childrens event in London at Benjamin Franklin House

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Benjamin Franklin House The Benjamin Franklin House will be throwing a Christmas party especially for kids, with carols, crafts and mince pies.
Sport in London at Serpentine

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Serpentine The annual Peter Pan Cup swimming race has been held on the Serpentine lake every Christmas morning since 1864.
 
 

 
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