If you like this, here are some more events at Somerset House…
Outdoor ice rink, at Somerset House – 14th November 2013 to 5th January 2014
London has loads of outdoor ice rinks to choose from at Christmas time, but the most glamorous can be found at Somerset House. Even if you only go to watch, the backdrop is spectacular. The 18th-century floodlit courtyard will be decorated with a huge Christmas tree, and you can go shopping for yuletide treats in the Christmas shopping arcade.
Guided tour at Somerset House – 5th, 7th, 12th, 14th, 19th and 21st December 2013
This guided tour at Somerset House will explore some of the Tudor intrigues and extravagant entertainments of the Georgian Enlightenment. As you explore the graceful staircases and atmospheric Deadhouse, you will get to see some scientific curiosities and learn more about British naval power.
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Black Tie New Year’s Eve Party, at Ronnie Scott’s – 31st December 2013
See in the New Year at Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club. The black tie party will have music by Ray Gelato’s Giants, the legendary Georgie Fame and the Blue Flames, and the Ronnie Scott’s All-Stars. The ticket price includes a 4-course meal with coffee and truffles, and a complimentary glass of champagne on arrival.