London events > London events today Need some inspiration for 21st March? The London Planetarium opened on this day in 1958. Unfortunately it’s not there anymore – it was that big green dome on the end of Madame Tussauds. They use it to show 3D movies now. But they’ve still got a great planetarium at the Royal Observatory.
Music, comedy & film Here are some music concerts, comedy gigs and films in London tonight See all music, comedy 22nd Mar 2018 • The Forum Rap duo Krept & Konan will be coming to the O2 Forum Kentish Town for a couple of nights in March. to 21st Mar 29th Apr 2018 • Comedy Store Josie Lawrence will be making regular weekly appearances with the Comedy Store Players at London's Comedy Store.
Theatre shows Here are some theatre plays and West End musicals in London this evening See all theatre shows to 21st Mar 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 21st Mar 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 21st Mar 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 21st Mar 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 21st Mar 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. to 21st Mar 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.
Royal & Religious Here are some Royal and religious events taking place today in London See all royal, religious 21st Mar 2018 • St. Paul’s Cathedral St Paul's Cathedal has got three domes that you can climb up -- the Whispering Gallery, Stone Gallery and Golden Gallery. 21st Mar 2018 • Westminster Cathedral Westminster Cathedral's campanile is one of the city's best viewing platforms, rising 210 feet over the streets of Victoria.
Political & Military Here are some political events and military parades you can visit today See all political, military to 21st 30th Mar 2018 • Buckingham Palace The 'Changing the Guard' ceremony at Buckingham Palace is one of the must-see events for every tourist's itinerary. 21st Mar 2018 • Houses of Parliament You can watch the Prime Minister get grilled by the House of Commons every Wednesday, at Prime Minister's Questions.
Sightseeing tours There are lots of guided walks and sightseeing tours taking place today See all guided tours 21st Mar 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. 21st Mar 2018 • The City This walk will take you around the City, showing you the Guildhall, Mansion House, Bank of England, and Royal Exchange.
Classical music Spend your evening watching an opera, ballet or listening to classical music See all classical music 21st Mar 2018 • Barbican Hall The BBC Symphony Orchestra will be performing some classical music by Beethoven, Britten and Anna Clyne at Barbican Hall. 21st Mar 2018 • Cadogan Hall The Choir of King's College, Cambridge, will be performing some music inspired by Lent and Holy Week at Cadogan Hall.
Free events Here are some good events that you can do for free in London today See all free events to 21st Mar 21st May 2018 • 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. 21st Mar 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.
Other London events Here are some things to see and do if you’re visiting London today See all other events 21st Mar 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. 21st Mar 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. 21st Mar 2018 • Wellington Arch The balconies on Wellington Arch have views of Constitution Hill, Apsley House and part of Buckingham Palace's gardens.