London events > London events in October > London events on 25th October Need some inspiration for 25th October? George III became king on this day in 1760, the so-called ‘mad king’ who lost America and spent the later part of the 1780s couped up inside Kew Palace. Most of the palace has been knocked down now, but the Dutch House still survives in the grounds of Kew Gardens. Music, comedy & film All the music concerts and comedy gigs in London on Wednesday 25th October Show all music, comedy to 25th 28th Oct 2017 • Soho Theatre Indian comic Aditi Mittal is bringing her new stand-up show 'Global Village Idiot' to the Soho Theatre in October. Every day • BFI IMAX Cinema Go and watch a 3D-movie at the BFI IMAX with state-of-the-art surround sound, and the largest cinema screen in the UK.
Theatre shows Go and watch a play on Wednesday 25 October, or one of London’s musicals Show all theatre to 25th 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. to 25th Oct 5th Nov 2017 • Old Vic Help Dr Seuss's Lorax save the world from a greedy, tree-chopping businessman called The Once-ler, at the Old Vic Theatre.
Family & Kid’s events Take your kids to London on the 25 October for one of these family events Show all kid’s events 25th October 2017 • Royal Albert Hall 'My Great Orchestral Adventure' is a fun way to introduce to kids to classical music, using music to tell the story of a shipwreck. to 25th 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 25th October and see an exhibition Show all exhibitions to 25th 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 25 October? Show royal, religious to 25th 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 25 October Show all political, military to 25th 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 25th October Show all tours to 25th 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 25 October Show all free events to 25th 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 25th October Show other events to 25th 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.