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Popular tourist attractions for you to visit:

Evensong service – Attend an Evensong service inside Westminster Abbey, and listen to the Abbey choir
House of Commons – It’s totally free to listen to the MPs debating inside the Houses of Parliament
Dismounting Ceremony – See the famous 4 O’Clock Parade takes place every day at Horse Guards
Evensong at St. Paul’s – There’s nothing like hearing a choral service inside St. Paul’s Cathedral
Covent Garden – London tourists always enjoy watching the free street entertainers in Covent Garden
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Theatre shows in London

Upcoming theatre shows include Cinderella Panto, Little Matchgirl, Nativity The Musical, Annie and Mamma Mia

Music concerts in London

Music concerts coming soon include Lets Rock Christmas, Gareth Malone, Parov Stelar, Dan And Shay and James Blunt

Comedy in London

Some of the comedians performing in London are Michael Mcintyre, Daniel Sloss, Paul Chowdhry, Ian Hislop and Iain Stirling

Children’s events in London

How about taking your kids to see Arsenal FC Guided Tour, Wwe Smackdown Wrestling, Harry Potter And The Chamber Of Secrets, Father Christmas or Chelsea FC Guided Tour?

Classical music in London

If you enjoy classical music then try Carmina Burana, Song Of The Earth La Sylphide, Amore Svetlana Zakharova, Amadeus and Distant Worlds Final Fantasy

Lots more tourist attractions and things to do:

Art exhibitions · Museum exhibitions

How about some a bit of pomp and pageantry?

Royal events in London · Religious events in London · Daily parades in London

How about a guided tour or sightseeing bus?

Guided tours · Outdoor events · Fantastic views · Sports events · Things to do for free

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