London events > London events today Need some inspiration for 25th April? Watson and Crick published their findings on the structure of DNA on this day in 1953, earning them a Nobel Prize. Have you ever been to the medicine galleries at the Science Museum? They’re worth a visit just to see the life-size mock-ups of doctor surgeries throughout the ages. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
Music, comedy & film Here are some music concerts, comedy gigs and films in London tonight See all music, comedy 25th Apr 2018 • Eventim Apollo Guitar stars Joe Satriani, John Petrucci and Uli Jon Roth are touring together as G3, and playing one night at the Eventim Apollo. 25th Apr 2018 • The Forum Up-and-coming R&B star Mable will be playing a headline show at the O2 Forum Kentish Town in April.
Theatre shows Here are some theatre plays and West End musicals in London this evening See all theatre shows to 25th Apr 20th Oct 2018 • Queen’s Theatre "Les Miserables" is an epic tale of passion and destruction, set against the backdrop of the French Revolution. to 25th Apr 26th Jan 2019 • 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.
Family & Kid’s events Today’s events for families and children that make great days out in London See all family, kids to 25th Apr 30th Sep 2018 • Lyceum Theatre Based on the Oscar-winning Disney movie, "The Lion King" tells the story of Simba and his adventures in the jungle. to 25th Apr 10th Feb 2019 • Cambridge Theatre Roald Dahl's "Matilda" tells the story of a child who rebels against the grown-ups when she discovers her amazing powers.
Art & Museums Here are some art and museum exhibitions taking place in London today See all art, museums to 25th Apr 29th Jul 2018 • National Gallery The 'Monet & Architecture' exhibition collects together more than 75 of Monet's paintings that use buildings to create his composition. to 25th Apr 28th May 2018 • National Portrait Gallery The National Portrait Gallery will be showing an exhibition of Tacita Dean's portraiture, created primarily through the use of film.
Royal & Religious Here are some Royal and religious events taking place today in London See all royal, religious 25th Apr 2018 • Westminster Cathedral Westminster Cathedral's campanile is one of the city's best viewing platforms, rising 210 feet over the streets of Victoria. 25th Apr 2018 • St. Paul’s Cathedral This guided walk will show you some of Sir Christopher Wren's finest City churches, rebuilt after the Great Fire of London.
Political & Military Here are some political events and military parades you can visit today See all political, military 25th Apr 2018 • Houses of Parliament You can watch the Prime Minister get grilled by the House of Commons every Wednesday, at Prime Minister's Questions. 25th Apr 2018 • 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.
Sightseeing tours There are lots of guided walks and sightseeing tours taking place today See all guided tours 25th Apr 2018 • The City This walk will take you around the City, showing you the Guildhall, Mansion House, Bank of England, and Royal Exchange. 25th Apr 2018 • 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!
Spend your evening watching an opera, ballet or listening to classical music
25th Apr 2018 • 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.
Free events Here are some good events that you can do for free in London today See all free events to 25th Apr 28th May 2018 • National Gallery The National Gallery will be putting on an exhibition about 'Still Life', examining its legacy and its importance as a source of inspiration.
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Other London events Here are some things to see and do if you’re visiting London today See all other events 25th Apr 2018 • London Zoo Here's your chance to enter the animal enclosures, watch them feed, and get close to some of the animals at London Zoo. 25th Apr 2018 • Monument The Monument to the Great Fire of London has a balcony at the top, which gives tourists some decent views of The City. 25th Apr 2018 • Wellington Arch The balconies on Wellington Arch have views of Constitution Hill, Apsley House and part of Buckingham Palace's gardens.