Events in London - Saturday 7th September

Last chance to see – Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

It's been ten years since Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat was last in the West End, but now it's back at the Palladium for a limited run to celebrate its 50th anniversary. It follows the story of Jacob's favourite son Joseph after he's sold into slavery by his eleven brothers. He soon ends up in pri... more

 

Need some inspiration for 7th September? It was on this day in 1940 that London suffered the first major raid of the Blitz, so why not go and see Churchill’s underground bunker in Whitehall? You can see some WW2 planes at the Imperial War Museum and RAF Museum. They’ve got a few at the Science Museum as well.

Theatre shows on 7th September

Here’s a guide to all the theatre shows playing in London on Saturday 7th September

The Secret River at Olivier Theatre

The Secret River - National Theatre

7 Sep 2019 A story about an English convict who lands in Australia to find that the land he wants already belongs to the locals
A Very Expensive Poison at Old Vic

A Very Expensive Poison

7 to Luke Hardings story takes us into the world of Cold War espionage to explain the death of Russian spy Alexander Litvinenko
Les Miserables Staged Concert at Gielgud Theatre

Les Miserables all-star concert

7 Sep to Michael Ball and Alfie Boe will be starring in this all-star concert version of the long-running West End show Les Miserables
Night Of The Iguana at Noël Coward Theatre

The Night Of The Iguana

7 to Clive Owen will be starring in Tennessee Williams last great play about a group of lost souls thrown together in a rainforest hotel

Music and comedy on 7th September

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

Sunidhi Chauhan at Indigo

Bollywood star Sunidhi Chauhan

7 Sep 2019 Big Bollywood star Sunidhi Chuahan is returning to the UK this September and playing one night at the Indigo
Mark Watson at Bloomsbury Theatre

Mark Watson - The Infinite Show

7 Sep 2019 Mark Watson has started worrying about the state of the world we live in and has decided to do something about it

Family & Kid’s events on 7th September

Here are some good events for kids if you’re taking them to London on the 7th September

Gruffalo at Lyric Theatre

Catch The Gruffalo at the Lyric Theatre

7 to The Gruffalo is a musical adaptation of the award winning childrens picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler
Museum of London

Beasts of London

7 Sep to Meet the animals that have shaped the city throughout history with voices provided by Kate Moss Pam Ferris Brian Blessed and Joe Pasquale

Hire a pedal boat on the Serpentine lake

7 Sep to Spend a pleasant afternoon pedalling around in a little hire boat on the Serpentine or catch the sun-powered SolarShuttle
Medieval Banquet London at Medieval Banquet

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

Art & Museum exhibitions on 7th September

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

Royal Academy of Arts

Helene Schjerfbeck at the Royal Academy

7 Sep to The Royal Academy of Arts will be putting on an exhibition of work by the Finnish painter Helene Schjerfbeck
Tate Modern

Olafur Eliasson at the Tate Modern

7 Sep to Olafur Eliasson is back at the Tate Modern with some more of his immersive installations that focus on environmental issues
Royal Academy of Arts

Felix Vallotton at the Royal Academy

7 to The Royal Academy of Arts will be putting on an exhibition of work by the French painter and printmaker Felix Vallotton
National Portrait Gallery

Cindy Sherman - National Portrait Gallery

7 to A forty-year retrospective of Cindy Shermans entire career including her ground-breaking series Untitled Film Stills

Royal & Religious events on 7th September

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

Buckingham Palace

Buckingham Palace and Garden Highlights

7 to Why not combine a visit to the Buckingham Palace Summer Opening with a tour of the Queens gardens as well?
Buckingham Palace

Buckingham Palace Summer Opening

7 to Step inside Buckingham Palace and see the lavishly decorated State Rooms and all the treasures from the Royal Collection

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
Westminster Abbey
free

Evensong Mass at Westminster Abbey

You can enjoy a choral Evensong service at Westminster Abbey which combines a traditional mass with a choir
St. Paul’s Cathedral
free

Evensong Mass at St Pauls Cathedral

If you attend a choral Evensong service at St Pauls Cathedral then you can see a small part of the Cathedral for free

Political & Military events on 7th September

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

National Army Museum
free

70 years of the WRAC - Rise of the Lionesses

7 Sep to An exhibition exploring the role of women serving in the military since the WRACs formation 70 years ago
National Army Museum

Wartime Posters - The Art of Persuasion

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

Houses of Parliament tour with afternoon tea

Enjoy a Saturday tour of Parliament and then enjoy an afternoon tea on the Terrace Pavilion overlooking the Thames
Houses Of Parliament Saturday Tour at Houses of Parliament

Saturday tour of the Houses of Parliament

The Houses of Parliament offers guided tours on most Saturdays when the MPs have returned to their constituencies
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

Classical music on 7th September

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

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 7th September

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

Jason’s Trip

Jasons Trip from Little Venice to Camden

7 Sep to Jasons Trip runs a beautiful painted 100-year old canal boat down the Regents Canal from Little Venice to Camden Lock
London Bike Tour at BrakeAway Bike Tours

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 - 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
Thames Rockets at Thames Rockets

Roar down the Thames in a speeding boat

A trip on a Thames Rocket is something youll never forget speeding down the river underneath the Londons bridges

Sports events on 7th September

Here are some football tours, cricket games and rugby matches being played on Saturday 7th September

Lord’s

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
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

Arsenal FC - Tour of the Emirates Stadium

Walk in the footsteps of your Arsenal heroes on a tour of the stadium and pitch and visit the Arsenal Museum
Wembley Stadium

Wembley Stadium tour

Join a Wembley Stadium Tour and see the changing rooms and pitch and walk up the stairs to the Royal Box and pretend to lift the FA Cup

Other London events on 7th September

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

Tower Bridge

Tower Bridge scheduled lift times

7 Sep 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

7 Sep 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
Bateaux London at Bateaux London

Dinner cruise on the river with Bateaux London

Bateaux London offers you great cuisine and live entertainment onboard the boat as it sails serenely down the Thames
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
 
Search previous day
Events on Friday 6th September
Search following day
Events on Sunday 8th September
Top 25 Bucket list of things to do in London A guide to the places every tourist should visit in London. If you’re planning your holiday itinerary then here’s a great place to start.
See the remains of Londons Roman fort This short guided tour will show you what is left of the Roman military fort that stood on the western edge of Londinium.
Beyond The Road: Saatchi Gallery Beyond The Road is an immersive art installation that uses audio and visual material taken from two UNKLE albums
Frank Bowling at Tate Britain A major new exhibition at Tate Britain that covers the entire career of abstract painter Frank Bowling from the 1960s to the present day
Review Royal Observatory When Christopher Wren started work on the Royal Observatory it was overlooking the rubbled wreck of Greenwich Palace at the bottom of the hill. Queen's House was still standing (it's still s…
Review Wellington Barracks The Queen is surrounded by dangerous threats... what if Prince Charles decides to mount a coup? What if Fergie tries to gatecrash one of the family gatherings? What if Meghan Markle's mad da…
Copyright © 2019 London Drum · Contact us · Cookies / Privacy policy · Search / Site map