Outdoor events in London January 2017

Outdoor events in London in January

Our guide to outdoor events in London during January 2017.

Free event in London at Little Venice


Little Venice Have a nice walk around Little Venice, past all the pretty houseboats, and stop for a cup of tea in one of the nice cafes.
Free event in London at Primrose Hill


Primrose Hill Primrose Hill is a lot higher than it looks, and boasts one of the finest views of the London skyline from anywhere in the city.
Free event in London at Parliament Hill


Parliament Hill Enjoy London's skyline from the top of Parliament Hill, which takes in the Gherkin, London Eye, St Paul's and Canary Wharf.
Free event in London at Hampstead Observatory


to Hampstead Observatory Hampstead Observatory has a small six-inch refractor inside a rotating dome, and is very popular with amateur astronomers.
Childrens event in London at Hyde Park Winter Wonderland at Hyde Park


Hyde Park Hyde Park will once again become a magical Winter Wonderland with ice skating and rides, a circus, and a Christmas market.
Childrens event in London at Royal Botanic Gardens


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.
Childrens event in London at Royal Observatory


to Royal Observatory Watch a Planetarium show and then spend an evening looking at the stars with other astronomers at the Royal Observatory.

That’s all the outdoor events, but there are plenty more days out in January including:

London Model Engineering ExhibitionJanuary 2017The London Model Engineering Exhibition has everything from model trains and railways, to tanks, trucks, boats and planes.

Ride an old-style double-decker busJanuary 2017Relive London’s history, and ride a 1960s double-decker bus (the ones with a conductor and an open platform at the back).

Have a ride on the Docklands Light RailwayJanuary 2017The driverless Docklands Light Railway lets you to sit right at the front of the train, giving you a fantastic view of the track.

11 — London’s cheapest sightseeing busJanuary 2017If you don’t fancy spending 25-30 pounds on a sightseeing bus, then there’s a much cheaper alternative… the No.11 bus.

The Railway Children + real steam train!January 2017The Railway Children’s cast includes a real-life 60-tonne steam train that comes chugging into the King’s Cross Theatre.

Cage The Elephant — at the Brixton AcademyJanuary 2017Cage The Elephant are touring the UK in 2017, and will be playing one night at the O2 Academy Brixton.

“Mamma Mia!” — with the songs of ABBAJanuary 2017“Mamma Mia” is based on the hit movie starring Meryl Streep and Pierce Brosnan, and uses the songs of ABBA.

Gemma Arterton in Bernard Shaw’s “Saint Joan”January 2017Hollywood actress Gemma Arterton will be playing Joan of Arc in Bernard Shaw’s classic play, “Saint Joan”.

Catch “The Gruffalo” — at the Lyric TheatreJanuary 2017“The Gruffalo” is a musical adaptation of the award winning picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler.

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