Christmas in London 2016

Christmas in London

A guide to Christmas in London in December 2016.

Childrens event in London at Natural History Museum

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to Natural History Museum The Natural History Museum always has one of the best outdoor ice rinks, decorated with a huge tree and fairy lights.
Spirit Of Christmas Fair at London Olympia

to London Olympia Why not start your Christmas shopping early this year, when the "Spirit of Christmas" fair comes to London Olympia.
 
Childrens event in London at Harrods

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to Harrods Take you kids to see the toy factory at Harrods, and then meet Santa in his Winter Cabin inside the Christmas Grotto.
Childrens event in London at Somerset House

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to Somerset House Somerset House has got the prettiest rink in London, with a Christmas shopping arcade and decorated with a huge Christmas tree.
 
Simply Christmas at ExCel London

to ExCel London Start your Christmas shopping early and get some great ideas, when the "Simply Christmas" show comes to ExCel London.
Theatre show in London: Peter Pan at Greenwich Theatre

to Greenwich Theatre Greenwich Theatre has chosen "Peter Pan" as this year's panto, which tells the tale of Peter, Wendy, Tinkerbell and Captain Hook.
 
Theatre show in London: Aladdin at Lyric Hammersmith

to Lyric Hammersmith This year's Christmas panto at the Lyric Hammersmith will be have magical carpet ride to the mystical east, in "Aladdin". Aladdin will be playing at the Lyric Hammersmith in London until January.
Museum exhibition in London at British Museum

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British Museum Enjoy a heart-warming performance of Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol", in the Great Court of the British Museum.
 
Museum exhibition in London at Geffrye Museum

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to Geffrye Museum The Geffrye's "Christmas Past" exhibition explores the origins and meanings behind 400 years of Christmas traditions.
Childrens event in London at Royal Botanic Gardens

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to Royal Botanic Gardens Kew Garden's Christmas trail includes a tunnel of lights, a scented fire garden, and a North Pole village for Santa and his elves.
 
Classical music in London: Nutcracker at Royal Opera House

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to Royal Opera House Watch the Royal Ballet performing Tchaikovsky's "The Nutcracker" over Christmas, at the Royal Opera House.
Thinking Drinkers at Museum of Comedy

to Museum of Comedy Join the Thinking Drinkers for a Christmas-themed version of "Around the World in 80 Drinks" at the Museum of Comedy.
 
Ideal Home Show Christmas at London Olympia

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to London Olympia The Ideal Home Show at Christmas has plenty of great ideas about presents, decorating your house, and cooking the dinner.
Theatre show in London: Snowman at Peacock Theatre

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to Peacock Theatre Fly through the sky with the magical snowman, as the much-loved children's book "The Snowman" comes to the Peacock.
Royal Albert Hall

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Royal Albert Hall Kick off your Christmas in style, when the Salvation Army hold their annual Christmas carol concert at the Royal Albert Hall.
Theatre show in London: Sleeping Beauty at Hackney Empire

to Hackney Empire The Hackney Empire's Christmas pantomime this year is "Sleeping Beaty", packed with songs, comedy and family fun.
 
Childrens event in London at Frozen at Prince Charles Cinema

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to Prince Charles Cinema Disney's animated classic "Frozen" is coming to the Prince Charles Cinema, in a special sing-a-long version for kids.
Queen’s House

Queen’s House The Queen's House is promising to transform itself into a giant advent calendar, with a surprise behind every door.
 
Childrens event in London at Museum of London Docklands

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to Museum of London Docklands Meet Father Christmas in a Victorian-themed grotto in the Sailortown gallery, at the Museum of London Docklands.
Classical music in London: St. Martin-in-the-Fields

St. Martin-in-the-Fields A Norwegian Concert will be taking place at St Martin-in-the-Fields, to mark the lighting of the Trafalgar Square Tree.
 
Classical music in London: Barbican Hall

Barbican Hall Neil Brand's adaptation of Dickens' 'A Christmas Carol' will be performed by the BBC Singers and BBC Symphony Orchestra.
Guided tour in London at The City

to The City Enjoy a walk around the Victorian streets where Charles Dickens found inspiration for Oliver Twist and the Artful Dodger.
 
Music concert in London: Christmas With The Rat Pack at Cadogan Hall

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Cadogan Hall See the Rat Pack in London when Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and Sammy Davis Jr take over the Cadogan Hall this Christmas.
Classical music in London: St. Martin-in-the-Fields

St. Martin-in-the-Fields Bring your kids to St Martin-in-the-Fields for a concert of singalong Christmas carols and seasonal classical music.
 
Elf at Prince Charles Cinema

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to Prince Charles Cinema Quote along to Will Ferrell's classic Christmas comedy "Elf", where he seeks out his grumpy dad James Caan in New York.
Childrens event in London at Muppet Christmas Carol at Prince Charles Cinema

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to Prince Charles Cinema Prince Charles Cinema will be showing "The Muppet Christmas Carol" at one of their mad-cap sing-a-long nights.
 
Museum exhibition in London at British Museum

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British Museum Enjoy a heart-warming performance of Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol", in the Great Court of the British Museum.
Royal Albert Hall

Royal Albert Hall Enjoy "Christmas with the Stars" at the Royal Albert Hall, when they play some classic carols and singalong favourites.
 
Classical music in London: Cadogan Hall

Cadogan Hall Enjoy 'A Choral Christmas' at Cadogan Hall with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and City of London Choir.
Classical music in London: Royal Albert Hall

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Royal Albert Hall John Rutter's Christmas Celebration concert is one of the most popular Christmas carol concerts at the Royal Albert Hall.
 
Comedy in London: Trailer Park Boys at Eventim Apollo

Eventim Apollo The Trailer Park Boys are coming to the Eventim Apollo with their seasonal show: "Dear Santa Claus, Go F**k Yourself".
Comedy in London: Adam Kay at Leicester Square Theatre

to Leicester Square Theatre Amateur Transplants' frontman Adam Kay will be offering up an evening of smutty songs to celebrate the festive season.
 
Theatre show in London: Cinderella Panto at London Palladium

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to London Palladium Amanda Holden, Paul O'Grady and Julian Clary will be starring in the Christmas panto "Cinderella" at the London Palladium.
Music concert in London: Blake at Tabernacle

Tabernacle Enjoy an evening of Christmas songs at the Tabernacle, with the BRIT Award winning vocal group Blake.
 
Childrens event in London at Benjamin Franklin House

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Benjamin Franklin House The Benjamin Franklin House will be throwing a little 18th-century style party for kids, with carols and wreath making.
St. Martin-in-the-Fields

St. Martin-in-the-Fields Take a break from your Christmas shopping and pop into St Martin-in-the-Fields church, for an afternoon of Christmas carols.
 
 
 
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