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Theatre shows in February

Les Miserables at Queen’s Theatre

to Queen’s Theatre Les Miserables is an epic tale of passion and destruction set against the backdrop of the French Revolution
Woman In Black at Fortune Theatre

to Fortune Theatre A man is obsessed with a family curse and hires a sceptical young actor to help him exorcise the fear that grips his soul
Phantom Of The Opera at Her Majesty’s Theatre

to Her Majesty’s Theatre The Phantom of the Opera has some of the best sets in the West End and one of Andrew Lloyd Webbers finest scores
Lion King at Lyceum Theatre

to Lyceum Theatre Based on the Oscar-winning Disney movie The Lion King tells the story of Simba and his adventures in the jungle
Wicked at Apollo Victoria Theatre

to Apollo Victoria Theatre If you like The Wizard of Oz then you will love Wicked -- it tells the story of what happened to the good and evil witches
Lyric Theatre

Thriller - with the songs of Michael Jackson

to Lyric Theatre Thriller Live celebrates the career of Michael Jackson in a spectacular show filled with songs and dazzling dance moves
Matilda at Cambridge Theatre

to Cambridge Theatre Roald Dahls Matilda tells the story of a child who rebels against the grown-ups when she discovers her amazing powers
Mamma Mia at Novello Theatre

to Novello Theatre Mamma Mia is based on the hit movie starring Meryl Streep and Pierce Brosnan and uses the songs of ABBA
Play That Goes Wrong at Duchess Theatre

to Duchess Theatre The Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society put on a West End show but will they crack under the pressure?
Adelphi Theatre

Kinky Boots - music by Cyndi Lauper

to Adelphi Theatre Kinky Boots tells the story of a Lola who helps to save a bankrupt shoe factory by singing some Cyndi Lauper songs
Motown The Musical at Shaftesbury Theatre

to Shaftesbury Theatre Relive Berry Gordys journey as he launches Motown and the careers of superstars like Michael Jackson
Comedy About A Bank Robbery at Criterion Theatre

to Criterion Theatre The writers behind The Play That Goes Wrong are back with The Comedy About A Bank Robbery at the Criterion
Prince Edward Theatre

Disneys Aladdin at the Prince Edward Theatre

to Prince Edward Theatre Disneys Aladdin has been turned into a West End musical and will be showing at the Prince Edward Theatre
Palace Theatre

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

to Palace Theatre Palace Theatre has snapped up the rights to Harry Potter and the Cursed Child -- a brand-new story by JK Rowling
Savoy Theatre

Dreamgirls - soul music from 1960s America

to Savoy Theatre Amber Riley will be starring in the Tony Award-winning musical Dreamgirls at the Savoy Theatre
Theatre Royal Drury Lane

42nd Street - The high-kicking Broadway hit

to Theatre Royal Drury Lane 42nd Street tells the story of a Broadway dancer who gets her shot at stardom when the leading lady gets injured
Gielgud Theatre

The Ferryman - directed by Sam Mendes

to Gielgud Theatre Sam Mendes will be directing a production of Jez Butterworths The Ferryman at the Gielgud Theatre
Young Frankenstein at Garrick Theatre

to Garrick Theatre Mel Brooks Young Frankenstein is now a musical starring Hadley Fraser and Ross Noble
Everybodys Talking About Jamie at Apollo Theatre

to Apollo Theatre Everybodys Talking About Jamie is all about overcoming prejudice with songs by The Feelings Dan Gillespie Sells
Victoria Palace Theatre

Hamilton - about Americas founding father

to Victoria Palace Theatre Alexander Hamilton was George Washingtons right hand man and one of Americas original founding fathers
Aldwych Theatre

La Soiree - Circus acts cabaret and burlesque

to Aldwych Theatre La Soiree is a theatrical mash-up of circus acts cabaret and burlesque that also comes in a family-friendly version for kids
Theatre Royal Haymarket

The legendary Rat Pack - Live from Las Vagas

to Theatre Royal Haymarket Step back in time and see Frank Sinatra Dean Martin and Sammy Davis performing at the legendary Sands Hotel in Las Vegas
Royal Albert Hall

Cirque du Soleils OVO - Royal Albert Hall

to Royal Albert Hall Cirque du Soleil is back at the Royal Albert Hall with OVO a crazy carnival of animals that live beneath our feet
Harold Pinter Theatre

The Birthday Party by Harold Pinter

to Harold Pinter Theatre Harold Pinters The Birthday Party is a darkly comic masterpiece about the menace that comes to a sleepy boarding house
Sam Wanamaker Playhouse

Shakespeares Alls Well That Ends Well

to Sam Wanamaker Playhouse The Sam Wanamaker Playhouse will be putting on a performance of Shakespeares Alls Well That Ends Well
Duke of York’s Theatre

Mary Stuart - Juliet Stevenson and Lia Williams

to Duke of York’s Theatre Juliet Stevenson and Lia Williams will decide who will be playing the role of Elizabeth I and Mary Stuart by the toss of a coin
Olivier Theatre

Amadeus - about the life of young Mozart

to Olivier Theatre The National Theatre will be putting on a production of Amadeus which tells the story of the young composer Mozart
Sam Wanamaker Playhouse

The Captive Queen - Sam Wanamaker Playhouse

to Sam Wanamaker Playhouse The Sam Wanamaker Playhouse will be performing The Captive Queen -- a re-imagining John Drydens Aureng-zebe
Arts Theatre

All Or Nothing - The Mod Musical

to Arts Theatre All Or Nothing tells the story of the Small Faces one of the bands who grew up in the mod-era of 1965
Donmar Warehouse

The York Realist - Donmar Warehouse

to Donmar Warehouse The York Realist tells the story of two men from different classes falling for each other during the rehearsals of a play
Dominion Theatre

Shen Yun - 5000 years of Chinese civilisation

to Dominion Theatre Shen Yun uses traditional Chinese dance to send you on a journey through five millennia of traditional Chinese culture
Globe Theatre

Shakespeares Much Ado About Nothing

to Globe Theatre The Globe Theatre will be putting on a production of William Shakespeares Much Ado About Nothing during February and March

Music, comedy & film in February

Leicester Square Theatre

Content Provider - with Stewart Lee

to Leicester Square Theatre Stewart Lee is back at the Leicester Square Theatre with another run of his Content Provider shows
Alexandra Palace

Architects at Alexandra Palace

Alexandra Palace The Architects are back at Alexandra Palace playing songs from their most recent album All Our Gods Have Abandoned Us
Barbican Hall

Jeff Tweedy (from Wilco) - Barbican Hall

Barbican Hall Jeff Tweedy (from Wilco) will be stripping back some of his old songs and playing them on an acoustic guitar and harmonica
Leicester Square Theatre

Ed Gambles Mammoth - Leicester Square Theatre

to Leicester Square Theatre Ed Gamble will be bring his Mammoth stand-up show to the Leicester Square Theatre in February
Cadogan Hall

Just Joe - Joe Brown at Cadogan Hall

Cadogan Hall Joe Brown will be returning to Cadogan Hall in February to talk about his early days and play his favourite skiffle and rock n roll tunes
Bush Hall

Rob Delaney at Bush Hall

Bush Hall American comic Rob Delaney will be appearing at Bush Hall with support from Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee Jordan Brookes
Battersea Arts Centre

Lola & Jo - Scratch (work in progress)

Battersea Arts Centre Join character comedians Lola & Jo at the Battersea Arts Centre for a bit of market research
O2 Academy Brixton

Rat Boy at the O2 Academy Brixton

O2 Academy Brixton Rising star Rat Boy will be appearing at the O2 Academy Brixton in February in support of his debut album Scum
Eventim Apollo

Khalid - two nights at the Eventim Apollo

to Eventim Apollo Khalid will be playing two nights at the Eventim Apollo in February with support from Liv Dawson
Alexandra Palace

The Chainsmokers at the Ally Pally

Alexandra Palace American superstar DJs The Chainsmokers will be coming to Alexandra Palace on their Euro Memories - Do Not Open Tour
O2 Arena

An acoustic evening with A-Ha at the O2 Arena

O2 Arena Norwegian band A-ha are back with a brand-new album and playing an acoustic night at The O2 in February
O2 Academy Brixton

Wilkinson at the O2 Academy Brixton

O2 Academy Brixton Wilkinson is a drumnbass and dance DJ and his headline tour is coming to the O2 Academy Brixton in February
Eventim Apollo

Iron & Wine at the Hammersmith Apollo

Eventim Apollo Iron & Wine (aka Samuel Beam) will be playing one night at the Eventim Apollo this February to support his album Beast Epic
Leicester Square Theatre

Stephen K Amos - Bread And Circuses

to Leicester Square Theatre Stephen K Amos is promising to cheer us all up with Bread And Circuses at the Leicester Square Theatre
Eventim Apollo

Wild Beasts final London show at the Eventim Apollo

Eventim Apollo Wild Beasts are splitting up and will be playing their last-ever show in London at the Hammersmith Apollo in February
Eventim Apollo

YouTube star Markiplier at the Eventim Apollo

Eventim Apollo Youtube internet sensation Markiplier is coming to London in February for a show at the Hammersmith Apollo
100 Club

Tommy Cockles and friends at the 100 Club

100 Club See Tommy Cockles at the 100 Club alongside Billy Bleach Tony Beckton Brian Pern Jeff Innocent and Barry from Watford
Eventim Apollo

Bon Iver - eight nights at the Eventim Apollo

to Eventim Apollo Bon Iver are coming to London for a run of eight nights at the Eventim Apollo to support their latest album 22 A Million
100 Club

James Acaster - Live at the 100 Club

100 Club James Acaster will be headlining a show at the 100 Club alongside Felicity Ward Fin Taylor and Steen Raskopoulos
100 Club

Barry from Watford (from Steve Wrights show)

100 Club Barry from Watford is that old geezer from Steve Wrights radio show and now you can see him live at the 100 Club
Eventim Apollo

Erasure - two nights at the Eventim Apollo

to Eventim Apollo Vince Clarke and Andy Bell of Erasure are back with World Be Gone and will be playing two nights at the Eventim Apollo
Bush Hall

Sara Pascoe Joe Wilkinson John Kearns Suzi Ruffell

Bush Hall Sara Pascoe will be headlining a comedy night at Bush Hall with support from Joe Wilkinson John Kearns and Suzi Ruffell
Leicester Square Theatre

Iain Stirlings U OK Hun? - Leicester Square Theatre

Leicester Square Theatre Iain Stirling is coming from TVs Love Island to the Leicester Square Theatre where hell be performing his new show U OK Hun?
O2 Academy Brixton

Franz Ferdinand at the O2 Brixton Academy

O2 Academy Brixton Franz Ferdinand are back with a brand-new album and their huge new UK tour takes in one night at the Brixton Academy
Alexandra Palace

Fatboy Slim at Alexandra Palace

Alexandra Palace Fatboy Slim will be making his first-ever appearance at Alexandra Palace this February
Leicester Square Theatre

Jimeoin is Ridiculous at the Leicester Square Theatre

Leicester Square Theatre Irish stand-up comic Jimeoin is coming to London this February and playing one night at the Leicester Square Theatre
London Palladium

Paul Carrack (from Mike & The Mechanics)

London Palladium Paul Carrack (the guy behind Ace Squeeze and Mike & The Mechanics) will be playing one night at the London Palladium
Greenwich Theatre

Adam Kays This Is Going To Hurt (Diary of a Junior Doctor)

Greenwich Theatre Comedian Adam Kay used to be a junior doctor and hes written a book about his experiences called This Is Going To Hurt

Family & Kid’s events in February

Namco Funscape

NAMCO - Arcade games 10-pin bowling dodgems

Namco Funscape The Namco Centre has has three floors of arcade games bowling lanes bumper-cars pool tables sports TV and a bar
London Zoo

London Zoo - Be a zoo keeper for a day

London Zoo Get closer to the animals at London Zoo and help to feed and muck them out by becoming a London Zoo keeper for a day
The Emirates Air Line (Cable Car)

The Emirates Air Line (Cable Car) This cable car offers fantastic views as it carries you across the Thames from The O2 to the ExCel Centre in five minutes
Royal Observatory

Royal Observatory The Royal Observatorys daily Sky Tonight show at the Planetarium will show you what will be visible in the sky tonight
Medieval Banquet

Medieval Banquet Enjoy a medieval banquet and be entertained by English knights singing minstrels and King Henry VIII himself
Chinatown

Celebrate the Chinese New Year

Chinatown Celebrate the Chinese New Year (Year of the Dog) with a lively parade through Chinatown and the entertainment stages in Trafalgar Square

Sports events in February

Hackney Marshes

Hackney Marshes Hackney Marshes is the home of Sunday league football with over 70 matches played between dozens of amateur teams
Wembley Stadium

Wembley Stadium Join a Wembley Stadium Tour and see the changing rooms the pitch and climb up to the Royal Box and lift the FA Cup
Lord’s

Lord’s Cricket fans will love having a look around the home of cricket with this tour of Lords Cricket Ground and the MCC Museum
Arsenal at Arsenal FC, Emirates Stadium

Arsenal FC, Emirates Stadium Walk in the footsteps of your Arsenal heroes on a tour of the stadium the pitch and the Arsenal Museum
Chelsea at Chelsea FC, Stamford Bridge

Chelsea FC, Stamford Bridge Walk in the footsteps of your heroes on a guided tour of Stamford Bridge and the Chelsea Museum
SSE Arena Wembley

Arenacross Tour - Indoor Motocross Racing

SSE Arena Wembley Arenacross combines indoor motocross racing and freestyle motocross for a fast and furious night of family entertainment
Tower Bridge

Yoga class on the glass floor at Tower Bridge

to Tower Bridge Start your day off in style with an early morning vinyasa-flow yoga class on the new glass floor inside Tower Bridge
Lord’s

to Lord’s Cricket fans will love dressing themselves up for this Afternoon Tea because its held in the historic Long Room at Lords

Art & Museum exhibitions in February

Sir John Soane’s Museum

Candlelight tour of Sir John Soanes Museum

Sir John Soane’s Museum On the first Tuesday of each month they open Sir John Soanes Museum in the evening bathed in atmospheric candlelight
Kensington Palace

Princess Di: Her Fashion Story - Kensington Palace

to Kensington Palace The Her Fashion Story exhibition at Kensington Palace has some of the most famous dresses worn by Princess Diana
Victoria & Albert Museum

Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion at the V&A Museum

to V&A The Shaping Fashion exhibition will showcase some of the best pieces by Spanish fashion designer Cristobal Balenciaga
Natural History Museum

Beneath The Surface - exhibition about whales

to Natural History Museum The Natural History Museums new exhibition is called Beneath The Surface all about the evolution of whales and dolphins
Museum of Childhood

Michael Morpurgo - A Lifetime in Stories

to Museum of Childhood A Lifetime in Stories will explore the work of Michael War Horse Morpurgo one of the Britains best-loved authors
Cartoon Museum

Daily Funnies: Exhibition of Newspaper Cartoons

to Cartoon Museum The Cartoon Museum will be be exploring the best strip cartoons from the past 100 years of newspapers and magazines
National Gallery

Drawn in Colour - Degas from the Burrell Collection

to National Gallery The National Gallery will be showing twenty rarely-seen pastels from the Burrell Collection by the French Impressionist Degas
Serpentine Gallery

Wade Guyton - Das New Yorker Atelier Abridged

to Serpentine Gallery The Serpentine Gallery will be putting on an exhibition of work by Wade Guyton called Das New Yorker Atelier Abridged
Victoria & Albert Museum

Passion Power and Politics - The History of Opera

to V&A Passion Power and Politics explores the history of opera from its origins in late-Renaissance Italy right up to the present day
National Gallery

Reflections: Van Eyck and the Pre-Raphaelites

to National Gallery The National Gallerys Reflections exhibition will explain how Van Eycks Arnolfini Portrait influenced the Pre-Raphaelites
British Library

Listen: 140 Years of Recorded Sound

to British Library Listen to 140 Years of Recorded Sound at the British Library as they explore how sound and radio has transformed our society
British Library

Harry Potter: A History of Magic

to British Library Celebrate the 20th anniversary of Harry Potter by delving into the history of magic and old folklores at the British Library
National Portrait Gallery

Cezannes Portraits - National Portrait Gallery

to National Portrait Gallery The National Portrait Gallery will be collecting together more than fifty of Cezannes portraits in a major new exhibition
Imperial War Museum

Age Of Terror - Art Since 9/11

to Imperial War Museum The Age Of Terror exhibition at the Imperial War Museum will include works by Ai Weiwei Grayson Perry Ivan Navarro and Gerhard Richter
National Gallery

Monochrome - Painting in Black and White

to National Gallery The National Gallerys new exhibition Monochrome will explore the history and techniques of black and white painting
British Museum

Living With Gods - Peoples Places and Worlds Beyond

to British Museum The British Museums Living With Gods exhibition will explore the role of gods and religion in early human civilisations
Tate Britain

French Artists in Exile - Impressionists in London

to Tate Britain Impressionists in London will tell the story of the French artists who came to Britain to seek refuge from the war in the 1870s
Tate Modern

Red Star Over Russia - Art from the Soviet Union

to Tate Modern The Red Star Over Russia exhibition at the Tate Modern will explore the visual art of the early Soviet Union up until 1953
Tate Modern

Amedeo Modigliani exhibition at the Tate Modern

to Tate Modern The Tate Modern will be exploring the career of Amedeo Modigliani through a comprehensive survey of his works
Queen’s Gallery

Charles II: Art & Power at the Queens Gallery

to Queen’s Gallery The Art & Power exhibition at the Queens Gallery will explore how Charles II used art to glorify his restored monarchy
Churchill War Rooms

Churchill War Rooms Enjoy a private tour of the Churchill War Rooms and experience Winston Churchills wartime bunker from behind the glass
National Portrait Gallery

National Portrait Gallery Enjoy a free drop-in drawing session at the National Portrait Gallery amongst some of the gallerys great works of art
Old Operating Theatre

Old Operating Theatre Enjoy a demonstration of 19th-century surgery held in the confines of the Old Operating Theatre at St Thomass Hospital
Courtauld Gallery

Antoine Caron: Drawings for Catherine de Medici

to Courtauld Gallery The Courtauld Gallery will be showing some 16th-century drawings by Antoine Caron created for his patron Catherine de Medici
Hayward Gallery

Andreas Gursky exhibition - Hayward Gallery

to Hayward Gallery The Hayward Gallery will be putting on an exhibition of work by the German photographer Andreas Gursky
Photographer’s Gallery

Deutsche Borse Photography Prize 2018

to Photographer’s Gallery This years Deutsche Prize shortlist includes work by photographers Mathieu Asselin Rafal Milach Batia Suter and Luke Willis Thompson
Photographer’s Gallery

Under Cover: A Secret History Of Cross-Dressers

to Photographer’s Gallery The Photographers Gallery Under Cover exhibition explores filmmaker Sebastien Lifshitzs fascination with cross-dressing
Photographer’s Gallery

Miho Kajioka: Unfinished Spaces

to Photographer’s Gallery Japanese photographer Miho Kajioka will have an exhibition at the Photographers Gallery called Unfinishes Spaces
National Gallery

Murillo - His two self portraits re-united

to National Gallery The National Gallery will be re-uniting two self-portraits by Spanish artist Bartolome Esteban Murillo for the first time in 300 years
Tate Britain

to Tate Britain All To Human: A Century Of Painting Life will include works by the likes of Lucian Freud and Francis Bacon

Classical music in February

Royal Albert Hall

Royal Albert Hall This guided tour of the Royal Albert Hall will take you inside one of the balcony boxes for a fantastic view of the auditorium
St. Paul’s Cathedral

St. Paul’s Cathedral Every Sunday St Pauls Cathedral invites one of the worlds finest organists to play on the Grand Organ for half-an-hour
Cadogan Hall

Mozart Tchaikovsky Chopin and Grieg - Cadogan Hall

Cadogan Hall The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra will be playing music by Mozart Tchaikovsky Chopin and Grieg at Cadogan Hall
Barbican Hall

Finzi and Shostakovich - BBC Symphony Orchestra

Barbican Hall The BBC Symphony Orchestra will be performing some classical pieces by Finzi and Shostakovich at Barbican Hall
Barbican Hall

Mahlers Resurrection Symphony - Barbican Hall

Barbican Hall Join the London Symphony Orchestra for a performance of Mahlers Resurrection Symphony at Barbican Hall
Cadogan Hall

The Sixteen Choir: Vivaldi Handel and Bach

Cadogan Hall The Sixteen Choir and Orchestra will be performing some classical music by Vivaldi Handel and Bach at Cadogan Hall
Barbican Hall

Sir Mark Elder conducting Janacek Bartok and Elgar

Barbican Hall Sir Mark Elder and the London Symphony Orchestra will be performing some Janacek Bartok and Elgar at Barbican Hall
Barbican Hall

Barber Ravel Mussorgsky and George Walker

Barbican Hall The BBC Symphony Orchestra will be some pieces by Barber Ravel Mussorgsky and George Walker at Barbican Hall
Barbican Hall

Sir Mark Elder conducting Dvorak Bruch and Elgar

Barbican Hall Sir Mark Elder and the London Symphony Orchestra will be performing some Dvorak Bruch and Elgar at Barbican Hall
Cadogan Hall

With A Song In My Heart: The Golden Sound Of Hollywood

Cadogan Hall The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra will be playing all your favourite songs from the Golden Age of Hollywood musicals
London Coliseum

Gilbert & Sullivans Iolanthe - London Coliseum

to London Coliseum The London Coliseum will be putting on a production of Gilbert & Sullivans Iolanthe a brilliantly funny satire about peers of the realm
Cadogan Hall

Gershwin Bernstein Copland and Tolibkhon

Cadogan Hall The Mozart Symphony Orchestra will be playing some music by Gershwin Bernstein Copland and Tolibkhon at Cadogan Hall
Barbican Hall

Helen Grime Prokofiev and Richard Strauss

Barbican Hall The London Symphony Orchestra will be performing some classical music by Grime Prokofiev and Strauss at Barbican Hall
Cadogan Hall

Haydn Mozart Schubert - London Chamber Orchestra

Cadogan Hall The London Chamber Orchestra will be playing some classical music by Haydn Mozart and Schubert at Cadogan Hall
Barbican Hall

Brahms Ravel and Franck - London Symphony Orchestra

Barbican Hall The London Symphony Orchestra will be performing some classical music by Brahms Ravel and Franck at Barbican Hall
Cadogan Hall

Tchaikovsky Haydn Saint-Saens - Cadogan Hall

Cadogan Hall The English Chamber Orchestra will be playing some classical music by Tchaikovsky Haydn and Saint-Saens at Cadogan Hall
Cadogan Hall

Myths and Fairytales - Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Cadogan Hall The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra will be playing music by Tchaikovsky Mussorgsky and Sibelius at Cadogan Hall

Sightseeing tours in February

Fleet Street

Walk in the footsteps of Dr Samuel Johnson

Fleet Street Walk in the footsteps of Dr Samuel Johnson exploring the area around Fleet Street where he used to live in a guided tour
St. Paul’s Cathedral

Guided walk around Christopher Wrens churches

St. Paul’s Cathedral This guided walk will show you some of Sir Christopher Wrens finest City churches rebuilt after the Great Fire of London
The City

A walk around The Citys Top 10 sights

The City This walk will take you around the City showing you the Guildhall Mansion House Bank of England and Royal Exchange
The City

Guided walk around Roman Londinium

The City Walk the streets of Londinium and see what remains of the Roman amphitheatre Temple of Mithras military fort and walls
The City

Guided walk around Charles Dickens London

The City This guided walk will take you around some of the streets and locations that Charles Dickens used within his novels
Millennium Bridge

The Thames - a walk along Londons river

Millennium Bridge This guided walk will take you along a small stretch of the Thames to look at some of the rivers best buildings
Jack The Ripper Tour

Jack The Ripper Tour Walk the streets of Whitechapel and try and discover the identity of the Victorian murderer Jack the Ripper - if you dare!
Original Bus Tour

Original Bus Tour The Original Tour is one of Londons most popular sightseeing buses and its also a great way to travel around the capital
Big Bus Tours

Big Bus Tours This traditional open-top bus tour will take in all the best landmarks and attractions with a free river cruise and guided walk
TRS River Cruise

TRS River Cruise Spend a leisurely afternoon on a TRS river cruise from Big Ben to Greenwich and see some of the sights along the river
City Cruises

City Cruises City Cruises offer one-way return or all-day boat trips between Westminster and Greenwich stopping off at Tower Bridge
Thames Rockets

Thames Rockets A trip on a Thames Rocket is something youll never forget speeding down the river underneath the Londons bridges
Ghost Bus Tours

Ghost Bus Tours The Ghost Bus Tour will take you on a journey through Londons gruesome past and into the dark heart of the capital
The City

The City If you dont fancy spending 25-30 pounds on a sightseeing bus then theres a much cheaper alternative the No11 bus
See London by Night

See London by Night The See London By Night bus tour will show you Londons most famous landmarks beautifully lit up in the night sky
BrakeAway Bike Tours

BrakeAway Bike Tours Forget the sightseeing buses and jump on your bike and see the major sights and landmarks of London from your saddle

Free events in February

Sky Garden

Tropical garden at the top of the Sky Garden

Sky Garden The Sky Garden is a three-story garden that spans the top three floors of 20 Fenchurch Street (aka the Walkie Scorchie)
Royal Courts of Justice

Watch a case at the Royal Courts of Justice

Royal Courts of Justice Try something a bit different -- how about going to the Royal Courts of Justice and watching a real-life court case?
Spitalfields City Farm

Volunteer to help out at Spitalfields City Farm

Spitalfields City Farm Spitalfields City Farm is a nice place to take your kids but did you know that you can volunteer to help out on the farm?
Old Bailey

Watch a real-life court case at the Old Bailey

Old Bailey Watch the long arm of the law in action at the Old Bailey where members of the public can sit in the gallery and watch a case
Crossbones Graveyard

Monthly vigil at Crossbones Graveyard

Crossbones Graveyard Every month people gather at Crossbones Graveyard to remember and pay their respects to the outcasts of society
Somerset House

Historical Highlights of Somerset House

Somerset House This Somerset House tour will explore some of the Tudor intrigues and extravagant entertainments of the Georgian period
Somerset House

Old Palaces Tour at Somerset House

Somerset House The Old Palaces Tour at Somerset House will teach you a little bit about three of Englands Stuart Dynasty queens
St. Paul’s Cathedral

St. Paul’s Cathedral If you attend a choral Evensong service at St Pauls Cathedral you can wander around and see part of the Cathedral for free
Westminster Abbey

Westminster Abbey You can enjoy a choral Evensong service at Westminster Abbey for free which combines a traditional mass with a choir
Tower of London

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
Covent Garden

Covent Garden Enjoy some free street entertainment in Covent Garden -- everything from buskers acrobats and clowns to opera singers
Horse Guards

Horse Guards Changing the Guard at Horse Guards is similar to the ceremony at Buckingham Palace but is usually a lot less crowded
Horse Guards

Horse Guards The Dismounting Ceremony (or 4 OClock Parade) is a short ceremony that takes place every day at the Horse Guards
Tower of London

Tower of London You can attend a Sunday service at the Chapel Royal in the Tower of London -- one of the most historic churches in the City
Speakers’ Corner

Speakers’ Corner If you visit Speakers Corner at Sunday lunchtime you can listen to an orator stand up and discuss whatever they like -- all in the name of free speech
Hampton Court Palace

Hampton Court Palace Attend a Sunday service in one of the countrys most beautiful chapels -- Henry VIIIs Chapel Royal at Hampton Court Palace
Houses of Parliament

Houses of Parliament Visitors can enter the Houses of Parliament for free and watch MPs debating in the House of Lords and House of Commons
Houses of Parliament

Houses of Parliament You can watch the Prime Minister get grilled by the House of Commons every Wednesday at Prime Ministers Questions

Changing the Guard at Buckingham Palace

to Buckingham Palace The Changing the Guard ceremony at Buckingham Palace is one of the must-see events for every tourists itinerary

Other London events during February

London Zoo

Meet the animals up close at London Zoo

London Zoo Heres your chance to enter the animal enclosures watch them feed and get close to some of the animals at London Zoo
Mansion House

Mansion House tour (the Lord Mayors home)

Mansion House Have a look inside Mansion House the official residence of the Lord Mayor of London and see inside the Egyptian Hall
Windsor Castle

Windsor Castle Visit the State Rooms at Windsor Castle the worlds oldest inhabited castle and the Royal Familys home for over 1000 years
The City

The City If weaving your way in and out of the busy traffic on a hire bike sounds like fun then how about hiring a Boris Bike?
Tower of London

Tower of London One of the best ways of seeing the Tower of London is alongside a Yeoman Warder (better known as the Beefeaters)
Docklands Light Railway (DLR)

Docklands Light Railway (DLR) The driverless Docklands Light Railway lets you to sit right at the front of the train giving you a fantastic view of the track
Trafalgar Square

Trafalgar Square Relive Londons history and ride a 1960s double-decker bus (the ones with a conductor and an open platform at the back)
The Ritz

The Ritz Dress up in your suit and shoes and sit down to an afternoon tea at the Ritz Hotel in the luxurious surroundings of the Palm Court
Thames Clippers

Thames Clippers Thames Clippers offer one-way return or all-day trips along a 15-mile stretch of the river between Putney and Greenwich
Bateaux London

Bateaux London Bateaux London offers you great cuisine and live entertainment onboard the boat as it sails serenely down the Thames
Fortnum & Mason

Fortnum & Mason Put on your best clothes and enjoy an elegant Afternoon Tea in the famous Diamond Jubilee Tea Salon at Fortnum & Mason
Globe Theatre

Globe Theatre Have a tour of William Shakespeares Globe Theatre on Bankside and learn what Elizabethan life was like for the worlds most famous playwright
Houses of Parliament

Saturday tour of the Houses of Parliament

Houses of Parliament The Houses of Parliament opens guided tours on most Saturdays of the year when the MPs return to their constituencies
Houses of Parliament

Houses of Parliament tour - with afternoon tea

Houses of Parliament Enjoy a Saturday tour of Parliament and then enjoy a special afternoon tea on the Terrace Pavilion overlooking the Thames
Portobello Road

Portobello Road Portobello Road is home to the UKs most famous antiques market with over 100000 people browsing hundreds of stalls
Barbican Hall

Anton & Erin: From Broadway to Hollywood

Barbican Hall Ballroom dancers Anton du Beke and Erin Boag are back at Barbican Hall with a brand new show full of dazzling new choreography
O2 Arena

O2 Arena Climb to the top of the O2 Arenas big tent roof and enjoy a spectacular 360-degree view of the London skyline from the viewing platform at the top
National Portrait Gallery

Alison Weir: Englands Medieval Queens

National Portrait Gallery Historical biographer and novelist Alison Weir will be giving a talk about our Englands medieval queens at the National Portrait Gallery
Greenwich Theatre

Dan Cruickshank: 100 buildings in world architecture

Greenwich Theatre TV historian Dan Cruickshank will be talking about the 100 most important and beautiful buildings in world architecture
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