Seeing as it's summer, and it's hopefully going to be hot (crossed-fingers), how about watching a blockbuster movie at Kensington Palace? They're putting an outdoor cinema screen outside the front giving you a fantastic backdrop.
Tonight's movie is Mary Poppins Returns (U, 230 mins) starring Emily Blunt as Julie Andrews (sorry, Mary Poppins).
Note: Admission to Kensington Palace is not included. There is limited seating capacity so advanced booking is definitely recommended. Premium tickets come with a complimentary drink at the bar and a better seating position. Bear in mind that screenings will still go ahead even if there's bad weather, so be prepared for a bit of drizzle and cold.
> Craig’s review of Kensington Palace – “How many tourists put Kensington Palace on their 'must-do' list because of Princess Diana? If that's your only reason for going then trust me: don't bother. It's not much of a palace. It looks more like a Stately home to me -- the kind of country home you might visit on a Sunday afternoon to have a cup of tea. You can always rate a palace by the fame of the names who… continued”
Mary Poppins Returns at Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre – 25 Aug 2019 – Mary Poppins will be flying into the Regent's Park Open Air Theatre for an outdoor screening of her new movie.
Outdoor cinema: The Young Victoria – 30 Jul 2019 – Kensington Palace will be showing Emily Blunt's movie The Young Victoria on an outdoor cinema screen outside the palace
The Favourite, at Kensington Palace – 31 Jul 2019 – Kensington Palace will be showing Olivia Colman Oscar-winning movie The Favourite on an outdoor cinema screen
A Star Is Born, at Kensington Palace – 1 Aug 2019 – Kensington Palace will be showing the Lady Gaga movie A Star Is Born on an outdoor cinema screen
London Film & Comic Con 2019 – 26 to 28 Jul 2019 – Enter a world of cosplay, comics, manga and movies, and meet some of the biggest stars from the big and small screen.
Outdoor cinema: Tom Hanks in Forrest Gump – 31 Jul 2019 – Luna Cinema will be showing Forrest Gump on a big outdoor cinema screen in Victoria Embankment Gardens
Outdoor cinema: The Devil Wears Prada – 6 Aug 2019 – Luna Cinema will be showing The Devil Wears Prada on a big outdoor cinema screen in Victoria Embankment Gardens
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