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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
London Eye – Visit London Eye and get a great view of the London skyline at the top of the wheel
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
Yeoman Warder tour – Our visitors guide has information about the Tower’s Yeoman Warder tour
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Theatre shows in London

Upcoming theatre shows include Captive Queen, Dreamgirls, Cell Mates, Annie and Apologia

Music concerts in London

Music concerts coming soon include Shane Filan, Sun Kil Moon, Lemon Twigs, Jack Jones and Legends Live

Comedy in London

Some of the comedians performing in London are Matt Richardson, Richard Herring, Tony Law, Simon Day and Daliso Chaponda

Children’s events in London

How about taking your kids to see Nfl American Football, Dick Whittington, Harlem Globetrotters, Chelsea FC Guided Tour or Jack And The Beanstalk?

Classical music in London

If you enjoy classical music then try Star Wars, Casino Royale, Katherine Jenkins, Amadeus and Father Christmas

Our London guide has hundreds of London events, tourist attractions and things to do:

Art exhibitions · Museum exhibitions

Your holiday in London wouldn’t be complete without a bit of pomp and pageantry:

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

How about doing some London sightseeing on a guided tour or a sightseeing bus?

Guided tours · Outdoor events · Places to go in London for a great view · Sports events in London · Things to do for free in London

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