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Popular tourist attractions for you to visit:

Changing the Guard – No London holiday is complete without seeing the soldiers outside the palace
House of Commons – It’s totally free to listen to the MPs debating inside the Houses of Parliament
The Shard – The highest viewing platform in London can be found at the top of The Shard skyscraper
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
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Theatre shows in London

Upcoming theatre shows include Aladdin, Heisenberg The Uncertainty Principle, Cinderella Panto, Hamilton and Cirque Du Soleil Ovo

Music concerts in London

Music concerts coming soon include Jack Jones, Kris Drever, Barry Manilow, Foreigner and Melina Aslanidou

Comedy in London

Some of the comedians performing in London are Andrew Lawrence, Seann Walsh, Russell Brand, Chris Rock and Jimeoin

Children’s events in London

How about taking your kids to see Annie, Disney On Ice Passport To Adventure, Harlem Globetrotters, Father Christmas or Chelsea FC Guided Tour?

Classical music in London

If you enjoy classical music then try Katherine Jenkins, Amadeus, Andre Rieu,

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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