Military events in London

Military events in London

A guide to military events in London coming up in the next few months.

Museum exhibition in London at National Maritime Museum

Free

to National Maritime Museum "Forgotten Fighters" will tell the story of the people who fought the First World War at sea, both above and below the waves.
Tower of London

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Tower of London One of the best ways of seeing the Tower of London is alongside a Yeoman Warder (better known as the "Beefeaters").
 
Museum exhibition in London at Churchill War Rooms

 

Churchill War Rooms Enjoy a private tour of the Churchill War Rooms, and experience Winston Churchill's wartime bunker from behind the glass.
Museum exhibition in London at Science Museum

Free 

to Science Museum The Science Museum's 'Wounded: Conflict, Casualties and Care' exhibition will look at medicine during the Battle of the Somme.
 
Museum exhibition in London at Imperial War Museum

 

to Imperial War Museum "Real to Reel: A Century of War Movies" will show how real events inspired film-makers to make some classic war movies.
Museum exhibition in London at Imperial War Museum

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to Imperial War Museum The Imperial War Museum will be putting on an exhibition by Edmund Clark, exploring State control and the War on Terror.
 
Free event in London at Tower of London

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Tower of London The Ceremony of the Keys is over 700 years old, and represents the traditional locking up of the Tower of London at night.
Free event in London at Horse Guards

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Horse Guards Changing the Guard at Horse Guards is similar to the ceremony at Buckingham Palace, but is usually a lot less crowded.
 
Free event in London at Horse Guards

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Horse Guards The Dismounting Ceremony (or 4 O'Clock Parade) is a short ceremony that takes place every day at the Horse Guards.
Free event in London at Buckingham Palace

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to Buckingham Palace The 'Changing the Guard' ceremony at Buckingham Palace is one of the must-see events for every tourist's itinerary.
 
Guided tour in London at Museum of London

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Museum of London This short guided tour will show you what is left of the Roman military fort that stood on the western edge of Londinium.
Museum exhibition in London at Imperial War Museum

Free

to Imperial War Museum Mahwish Chishty's exhibition of art at the Imperial War Museum combines Pakistani folk art with unmanned spy drones.
 
Cheap event in London at War Horse at Petrie Museum

Cheap

Petrie Museum Enjoy a screening of the Steven Spielberg movie 'War Horse', at the Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology.
Free event in London at Green Park

Free

Green Park The KTRHA will be firing a 41-gun salute to welcome the Colombian President to London on his State Visit.
Free event in London at Tower of London

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Tower of London The HAC will be firing a 41-gun salute at the Tower of London to welcome the Colombian President to London on his State Visit.
Guided tour in London at Museum of London

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Museum of London This short guided tour will show you what is left of the Roman military fort that stood on the western edge of Londinium.
 
Royal Albert Hall

Royal Albert Hall The annual Festival of Remembrance at the Royal Albert Hall will honour those who gave their lives in the service of their country.
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.
 
Guided tour in London at Museum of London

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Museum of London Walk around some of the sites that suffered during the Blitz, and hear some accounts from the people who lived through it.
Free event in London at Green Park

Free

Green Park The KTRHA will be firing a 41-gun salute in Green Park to mark Prince Charles' 68th birthday (happy birthday Charlie!)
 
Free event in London at Tower of London

Free

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.
Classical music in London: Cadogan Hall

to Cadogan Hall Musicians from the Foot Guards and Household Cavalry will be performing some military music at Cadogan Hall.
 
Free event in London at Tower of London

Free

Tower of London The HAC will be firing a 62-gun salute at Gun Wharf by the Tower of London, to mark Her Majesty the Queen's 91st birthday.
Free event in London at Hyde Park

Free

Hyde Park You can hear the King's Troop Royal Horse Artillery fire a 41-gun salute in Hyde Park to mark the Queen's 91st birthday.
 
Free event in London at Hyde Park

Free

Hyde Park The King's Troop Royal Horse Artillery will be firing a 41-gun salute to mark the 64th anniversary of the Queen's Coronation.
Free event in London at Tower of London

Free

Tower of London The HAC will be firing a 62-gun salute by the Tower of London, to mark the anniversary of the Queen's Coronation in 1953.
 
Free event in London at Horse Guards

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Horse Guards Two weeks before 'Trooping the Colour', to celebrate the Queen's birthday, they hold a rehearsal called "The Major's Review".
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

Free

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.
 
Horse Guards

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to Horse Guards Beating Retreat is a floodlit pageant of military music and drill on Horse Guards Parade, ending with a salute to the Queen.
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 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

Free

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

Free

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.
 
 
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