London events > London events in September > London events on 26th September Need some inspiration for 26th September? Sir Francis Drake completed his three-year circumnavigation of the globe on this day in 1580, arriving back in Plymouth to be knighted by Elizabeth I. So why not visit the Golden Hinde II – a perfect replica of his flagship that’s moored by Southwark Cathedral? Music, comedy & film All the music concerts and comedy gigs in London on Tuesday 26th September Show all music, comedy 26th September 2017 • Royal Albert Hall Wilko Johnson will be holding a joint 70th birthday and 30th anniversary show of his band at the Royal Albert Hall.
Theatre shows Go and watch a play on Tuesday 26 September, or one of London’s musicals Show all theatre to 26th Sep 21st Oct 2017 • Lyttelton Theatre 'Jane Eyre' will be coming to the National Theatre with an innovative re-imagining of Charlotte Bronte's masterpiece.
Family & Kid’s events Take your kids to London on the 26 September for one of these family events Show all kid’s events to 26th Sep 31st Oct 2017 • Serpentine Spend a pleasant afternoon pedalling around in a little hire boat on the Serpentine, or catch the sun-powered SolarShuttle.
Art & Museums Visit an art gallery or museum on Tuesday 26th September and see an exhibition Show all exhibitions to 26th Sep 10th Dec 2017 • Royal Academy of Arts 'Something Resembling Truth' is an exhibition of works by Jasper Johns, collecting together 150 works from the last 60 years.
Royal & Religious Why not try one of these religious services or Royal events on 26 September? Show royal, religious to 26th Sep 1st Oct 2017 • Buckingham Palace Why not combine a visit to the Buckingham Palace Summer Opening with a tour of the Queen's gardens as well?
Political & Military Parades are always popular with tourists – here are some on the 26 September Show all political, military to 26th Sep 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 26th September Show all tours to 26th Sep 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.
How about watching an opera, ballet, or listening to some classical music?
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 26 September Show all free events to 26th Sep 29th Oct 2017 • Guildhall Art Gallery The skull of a Roman gladiator will be returning to the amphitheatre where he lost his life, in the basement of the Guildhall Art Gallery.
Other London events Don’t forget these other good events in London on Tuesday 26th September Show other events to 26th Sep 8th Oct 2017 • Photographer’s Gallery The Photographer's Gallery will be putting on an exhibition called 'Cathedral of the Pines' by American artist Gregory Crewdson. to 26th Sep 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.