London events > London events in October > London events on 11th October Need some inspiration for 11th October? Henry VIII’s flagship the Mary Rose was sunk by the French in 1545 and lifted from the seabed on this day in 1982. Why not visit Portsmouth Dockyard and see what’s left? You can go onboard HMS Victory as well, and stand in the spot where Nelson died at the Battle of Trafalgar. Music, comedy & film All the music concerts and comedy gigs in London on Wednesday 11th October Show all music, comedy to 11th 13th Oct 2017 • Soho Theatre Kerry Goldliman will be taking a break from her TV sitcoms and doing a bit of stand-up comedy at the Soho Theatre.
Theatre shows Go and watch a play on Wednesday 11 October, or one of London’s musicals Show all theatre to 11th Oct 9th Dec 2017 • Theatre Royal Haymarket 'Venus In Fur' tells the story of an enigmatic actress doing all she can to win the leading role in a new Broadway play.
Family & Kid’s events Take your kids to London on the 11 October for one of these family events Show all kid’s events to 11th Oct 7th Jan 2018 • Piccadilly Theatre One of the world's favourite family musicals, Annie, is back in the West End for a run at the Piccadilly Theatre.
Art & Museums Visit an art gallery or museum on Wednesday 11th October and see an exhibition Show all exhibitions to 11th Oct 28th Jan 2018 • Tate Modern The Tate Modern will be putting on an exhibition of paintings and installations by Ilya and Emilia Kabakov.
Royal & Religious Why not try one of these religious services or Royal events on 11 October? Show royal, religious to 11th 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 11 October Show all political, military to 11th 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 Wednesday 11th October Show all tours to 11th 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.
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 11 October Show all free events to 11th 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 Wednesday 11th October Show other events 11th October 2017 • Hyde Park The Royal Parks Half Marathon is 13 miles through Hyde Park, Kensington Gardens, St James's Park and Green Park. to 11th 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.