London events > London events in October > London events on 24th October Need some inspiration for 24th October? Jane Seymour gave birth to Edward VI on this day in 1538, providing Henry VIII with his longed-for son. Why not go and visit Henry’s Tudor palace at Hampton Court, and see the suite of rooms where the young prince lived? Music, comedy & film All the music concerts and comedy gigs in London on Tuesday 24th October Show all music, comedy 24th October 2017 • Royal Albert Hall The Royal Albert Hall will be celebrating the music of James Horner, with an evening of some of his best movie theme tunes.
Theatre shows Go and watch a play on Tuesday 24 October, or one of London’s musicals Show all theatre to 24th Oct 25th Nov 2017 • Hampstead Theatre 'The Slaves of Solitude' tells the story of an improbable heroine stuck inside a boring boarding house during World War II.
Family & Kid’s events Take your kids to London on the 24 October for one of these family events Show all kid’s events 24th October 2017 • Benjamin Franklin House The Benjamin Franklin House will be laying on some free activities for kids this Halloween, with some spooky stories and games.
Art & Museums Visit an art gallery or museum on Tuesday 24th October and see an exhibition Show all exhibitions to 24th Oct 21st Jan 2018 • Courtauld Gallery The Courtauld Gallery's 'Cooks, Waiters and Bellboys' exhibition will include some portraits by French artist Chaim Soutine.
Royal & Religious Why not try one of these religious services or Royal events on 24 October? Show royal, religious to 24th Oct 28th Feb 2018 • Kensington Palace The 'Her Fashion Story' exhibition at Kensington Palace showcases some of the most famous dresses worn by Princess Diana.
Political & Military Parades are always popular with tourists – here are some on the 24 October Show all political, military to 24th Oct 2nd Dec 2017 • Noël Coward Theatre Martin Freeman and Sarah Lancashire will be starring in James Graham's sharp new political play, 'Labour of Love'.
Sightseeing tours Sightseeing buses, boat tours and guided walks on Tuesday 24th October Show all tours to 24th Oct 5th Nov 2017 • Jason’s Trip Jason's Trip runs a beautiful painted 100-year old canal boat down the Regent's Canal, from Little Venice to Camden Lock.
Classical music How about watching an opera, ballet, or listening to some classical music? Show all classical Every day • 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 auditorium.
Free events There are lots of free events happening in London on the 24 October Show all free events to 24th Oct 4th Feb 2018 • Serpentine Gallery The Serpentine Gallery will be putting on an exhibition of work by Wade Guyton, called 'Das New Yorker Atelier, Abridged'.
Other London events Don’t forget these other good events in London on Tuesday 24th October Show other events to 24th 31st Oct 2017 • St. James’s Park Have a nice, relaxing sit-down and doing a bit of people-watching in one of London's Royal parks, by hiring out a deckchair. Every day • O2 Arena Climb up The O2's roof and enjoy a spectacular 360 degree view of the London skyline from the viewing platform at the top. Every day • Wellington Arch The balconies on Wellington Arch have views of Constitution Hill, Apsley House and part of Buckingham Palace's gardens.