Events in London - Sunday 23rd June

Pick of the day – ICC Cricket World Cup — Pakistan v South Africa

The 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup will be taking place between the 30th May and 14th July at grounds across England and Wales. The tournament begins with all ten teams playing each other in a round-robin format. The top four will then proceed to the semi-finals, and the big final will take place at Lord's. Today's match is one of the round-robin games between P... more

 

Need some inspiration for 23rd June? Computer pioneer Alan Turing was born on this day in 1912. He is best-known for helping to crack the top-secret German Enigma codes during World War II, and if you go on a day-trip to Bletchley Park you can walk around the mansion and draughty offices where it all happened.

Theatre shows on 23rd June

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

Orpheus Descending at Menier Chocolate Factory

Orpheus Descending by Tennessee Williams

23 Jun to Tennessee Williams play about a drifter who excites a bored American wife whos stuck in a loveless marriage
School Of Rock at Gillian Lynne Theatre

School of Rock

23 Jun 2019 to The Jack Black movie School of Rock has been turned into a West End mind-blowing musical by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Julian Fellowes
Harry Potter And The Cursed Child at Palace Theatre

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

23 Jun 2019 to Palace Theatre will be showing Harry Potter and the Cursed Child -- a brand-new Harry Potter story by JK Rowling
Comedy About A Bank Robbery at Criterion Theatre

The Comedy About A Bank Robbery

23 Jun to The writers behind The Play That Goes Wrong are back with The Comedy About A Bank Robbery at the Criterion

Music and comedy on 23rd June

Have a night out at one of these rock and pop concerts or comedy gigs

Quincy Jones at O2 Arena

Quincy Jones - Off The Wall Thriller Bad

23 Jun 2019 Quincy Jones will be presenting an evening devoted to three Michael Jackson albums - Off The Wall Thriller and Bad
Curtis Stigers at Ronnie Scott’s

Curtis Stigers - six nights at Ronnie Scotts

23 Jun 2019 Curtis Stigers will be coming to London in June to play six nights of sax and jazz at Ronnie Scotts Jazz Club

Family & Kid’s events on 23rd June

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

Museum of London

Beasts of London

23 Jun 2019 to Meet the animals that have shaped the city throughout history with voices provided by Kate Moss Pam Ferris Brian Blessed and Joe Pasquale
Serpentine

Hire a pedal boat on the Serpentine lake

23 Jun to Spend a pleasant afternoon pedalling around in a little hire boat on the Serpentine or catch the sun-powered SolarShuttle

Medieval Banquet with minstrels and knights

Enjoy a medieval banquet and be entertained by English knights and singing minstrels and King Henry VIII
London Zoo

Meet the animals up close at London Zoo

Heres your chance to enter the animal enclosures and get close to some of the friendliest animals at London Zoo
Royal Observatory

The night sky tonight (planetarium show)

The Royal Observatory in Greenwich puts on a daily show at their planetarium to show you what will be visible in the sky tonight

Art & Museum exhibitions on 23rd June

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

National Portrait Gallery

BP Portrait Award 2019

23 Jun to The National Portrait Gallerys annual BP Portrait Award is one of the most prestigious portrait painting competitions in the world
National Gallery
free

Bermejo - Master of the Spanish Renaissance

23 Jun to The National Gallery will be showing two masterpieces by the Spanish painter Bartolome Bermejo
Saatchi Gallery

Beyond The Road - Saatchi Gallery

23 Jun to Beyond The Road is an immersive art installation that uses audio and visual material taken from two UNKLE albums
Royal Academy of Arts

Summer Exhibition at the Royal Academy of Arts

23 Jun to The Royal Academys Summer Exhibition is the largest open art exhibition in the world attracting 12000 entrants

Royal & Religious events on 23rd June

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

St. Paul’s Cathedral
free

Sunday organ recitals at St Pauls Cathedral

Listen to one of the countrys finest organists play on the Grand Organ at St Pauls every Sunday
Crossbones Graveyard
free

Monthly vigil at Crossbones Graveyard

On the 23rd of every month people gather at Crossbones Graveyard to pay their respects to societys outcasts

Visit the State Rooms at Windsor Castle

Visit the State Apartments at the worlds oldest inhabited castle which has been home to the Royal Family for a thousand years
Hampton Court Palace
free

Choral Mass at Hampton Court Palace

Attend a Sunday service in one of the countrys most beautiful chapels -- Henry VIIIs Chapel Royal at Hampton Court Palace
Tower of London
free

Sunday service at the Tower of London

You can attend a Sunday service at the Chapel Royal in the Tower of London -- one of the most historic churches in the City

Political & Military events on 23rd June

Parades are always popular with tourists, so here are some military events and political debates

Changing The Guard Buckingham Palace at Buckingham Palace
free

Changing the Guard at Buckingham Palace

23 to Changing the Guard at Buckingham Palace is one of the must-see sights in London for every tourists itinerary
National Army Museum

Wartime Posters - The Art of Persuasion

23 Jun to An exhibition of posters by the wartime artist Abram Games during his time as Official War Poster Artist in World War II
free

The World Exists To Be Put On A Postcard

23 Jun to An exhibition of artists postcards that have been used to highlight political and social issues from the 1960s onwards
Churchill War Rooms

Private tour of the Churchill War Rooms

Enjoy a private tour of the Churchill War Rooms and experience Winston Churchills wartime bunker from behind the glass
Speakers Corner Hyde Park at Speakers’ Corner
free

Listen to a speech at Speakers Corner

Visit Speakers Corner on a Sunday lunchtime and hear orators discussing whatever they like in the name of free speech

Classical music on 23rd June

Sunday sounds like a good day to go and watch an opera, ballet or listen to some classical music

St. Paul’s Cathedral
free

Sunday organ recitals at St Pauls Cathedral

Listen to one of the countrys finest organists play on the Grand Organ at St Pauls every Sunday
Royal Albert Hall

Guided tour of the Royal Albert Hall

This guided tour of the Royal Albert Hall will take you inside one of the balcony boxes for a fantastic view of the famous auditorium

Sightseeing tours on 23rd June

When was the last time you sat on the top-deck of a sightseeing bus, or enjoyed a boat trip up the Thames?

London Transport Museum

Ride a steam train on the Underground

23 Jun 2019 This might be our last-ever chance to experience riding in a genuine heritage stream train on the London Underground network
Jason’s Trip

Jasons Trip from Little Venice to Camden

23 Jun to Jasons Trip runs a beautiful painted 100-year old canal boat down the Regents Canal from Little Venice to Camden Lock

Guided tour of London on a bicycle

Forget the sightseeing buses and jump on your bike and see the sights and landmarks of London from your saddle
See London By Night Tour at See London by Night

See London by night - on a sightseeing bus

The See London By Night bus tour will show you Londons most famous landmarks beautifully lit up in the night sky
Ghost Bus Tour London at Ghost Bus Tours

Ghost Bus Tour around Londons dark past

The Ghost Bus Tour will take you on a journey through Londons gruesome past and into the dark heart of the capital

Sports events on 23rd June

Here are some football tours, cricket games and rugby matches being played on Sunday 23rd June

Lord’s

ICC Cricket World Cup - Pakistan v South Africa

23 Jun 2019 Pakistan will be taking on South Africa at Lords in one of the round-robin games for the 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup
Surrey at Oval

Surrey vs Warwickshire

23 to Enjoy some cricket at the Oval when the reigning champions Surrey take on Warwickshire in a County Championship game

Guided tour around Lords Cricket Ground

Cricket fans will love having a look around the home of cricket with this tour of Lords Cricket Ground and the MCC Museum
Hackney Marshes
free

Sunday football on Hackney Marshes

Hackney Marshes is the home of Sunday league football with over 70 matches played between dozens of amateur teams
Chelsea at Chelsea FC, Stamford Bridge

Chelsea FC - Tour of Stamford Bridge

Walk in the footsteps of your football heroes with a guided tour of Stamford Bridge and the Chelsea Museum

Other London events on 23rd June

Here are some other London events that will be taking place on Sunday

Tower Bridge

Tower Bridge scheduled lift times

23 Jun to Here is a list of the scheduled lift times for Tower Bridge so you can see the roadway open and close and grab a photo
St. James’s Park

Hire a deckchair in one of Londons parks

23 Jun to Hire out a deck-chair in one of Londons Royal parks and have a nice relaxing sit-down and do a bit of people-watching
Thames Clippers at Thames Clippers

Thames Clippers from Putney to Greenwich

Thames Clippers offer one-way return or all-day trips along a 15-mile stretch of the river between Putney and Greenwich
Fortnum & Mason

Enjoy an Afternoon Tea at Fortnum & Mason

Put on your best clothes and enjoy an elegant Afternoon Tea in the famous Diamond Jubilee Tea Salon at Fortnum & Mason
 
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