23 January events in London

Need some inspiration for 23rd January? William Pitt the Younger died on this day in 1806. He became the youngest-ever Prime Minister aged just 24, and died in office aged 46. Why not go and see the impressive memorial to him inside the medieval Guildhall? You can watch the Common Council at the same time.

Theatre shows on 23rd January

Here’s a guide to all the theatre shows playing in London on Thursday 23rd January

Matilda at Cambridge Theatre

Roald Dahls Matilda - The Musical

23 Jan to Roald Dahls Matilda tells the story of a child who rebels against the grown-ups when she discovers her amazing powers

Family & Kid’s events on 23rd January

Here are some good events for kids if you’re taking them to London on the 23rd January

Matilda at Cambridge Theatre

Roald Dahls Matilda - The Musical

23 Jan to Roald Dahls Matilda tells the story of a child who rebels against the grown-ups when she discovers her amazing powers

Art & Museum exhibitions on 23rd January

How about spending a few hours on Thursday in one of London’s art galleries or museums?

National Gallery
free

Young Bomberg and the Old Masters

23 Jan to An exhibition of early works by David Bomberg alongside some of the Old Master paintings that inspired him
Royal Academy of Arts

Eco-Visionaries at the Royal Academy

23 Jan to Eco-Visionaries will show how artists and architects are helping to fight climate change with their innovative new designs
Royal Academy of Arts

Lucian Freud: The Self Portraits

23 to The Royal Academys landmark exhibition will unite more than fifty of Lucian Freuds self-portraits in a single exhibition
Hayward Gallery

Bridget Riley at the Hayward Gallery

23 to A major retrospective of Bridget Rileys work including her iconic black-and-white paintings and colour canvases

Royal & Religious events on 23rd January

See inside some beautiful buildings with one of these Royal or religious events

British Library

Buddhism exhibition at the British Library

23 Jan to This exhibition will explore the history of Buddhism from its 6th-century origins in India right up to the present day
 
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