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Most popular events in London

See what’s on in London with our guide to the most popular events taking place in the next few months.

Buckingham Palace

1st

to Buckingham Palace Step inside Buckingham Palace and see the State Rooms, lavishly decorated with treasures from the Royal Collection.
Museum exhibition in London at Victoria & Albert Museum

2nd

to V&A 'Their Mortal Remains' is a huge new exhibition at the V&A about one of the most influential bands in rock: Pink Floyd.
 
Theatre show in London: Twelfth Night at Globe Theatre

3rd

to Globe Theatre The Globe Theatre will be putting on a production of William Shakespeare's comic play 'Twelfth Night' over the summer.
Museum exhibition in London at British Museum

4th

to British Museum The British Museum will be putting on an exhibition of works by Japanese artist Hokusai, most famous for his 'Great Wave'.
 
Free event in London at Horse Guards

5th

Horse Guards One week before the actual 'Trooping the Colour' parade, they hold a second rehearsal called "The Colonel's Review".
Free event in London at Horse Guards

6th

Horse Guards Two weeks before they celebrate the Queen's birthday at Trooping the Colour, they hold the Major General's Review.
 
Theatre show in London: Harry Potter And The Cursed Child at Palace Theatre

7th 

to Palace Theatre Palace Theatre has snapped up the rights to "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" -- a brand-new story by JK Rowling.
Music concert in London: British Summer Time Hyde Park at Hyde Park

8th

to Hyde Park The line-up for the British Summer Time Festival in Hyde Park includes Phil Collins, Green Day, Justin Bieber and Kings of Leon.
 
Horse Guards

9th 

to Horse Guards Beating Retreat is a floodlit pageant of military music and drill on Horse Guards Parade, ending with a salute to the Queen.
Art exhibition at Royal Academy of Arts

10th

to Royal Academy of Arts The annual Royal Academy of Art's Summer Exhibition is the largest open contemporary art exhibition in the world.
 
Opera in London: La Traviata at Royal Opera House

11th 

to Royal Opera House "La Traviata" is one of Verdi's best-loved operas, and tells the story of a doomed love affair between Violetta and Alfredo.
Musical in London: Bat Out Of Hell Musical at London Coliseum

12th 

to London Coliseum The world premiere of 'Bat Out Of Hell - The Musical', using the tunes of Meatloaf, will be taking place at the London Coliseum.
 
Music concert in London: Phil Collins at Royal Albert Hall

13th

to Royal Albert Hall Phil Collins will be playing one of the most eagerly awaited shows in years, when he plays five nights at the Royal Albert Hall.
Music concert in London: Bootleg Beatles at Royal Albert Hall

14th

Royal Albert Hall The Bootleg Beatles will be celebrating the 50th anniversary of 'Sgt Pepper', by playing the entire album in its entirety.
 
Music concert in London: Shawn Mendes at O2 Arena

15th

O2 Arena Teen superstar Shawn Mendes will be heading off on a world tour this year, which will include a huge night at the O2 Arena.
Free event in London at Horse Guards

16th 

Horse Guards Watch a parade of soldiers and bands marching down The Mall in 'Trooping the Colour', to celebrate the Queen's birthday.
Theatre show in London: Tape Face at Garrick Theatre

17th

to Garrick Theatre Silent comedy star Tape Face (formally known as The Boy With Tape On His Face) is coming to the Garrick Theatre.
Free event in London at Houses of Parliament

18th 

Houses of Parliament The State Opening of Parliament is a chance to see the Queen driving down Whitehall before she enters the Houses of Parliament.
 
Music concert in London: Robbie Williams at Olympic Stadium

19th

Olympic Stadium Robbie Williams' Heavy Entertainment Show Tour is coming to the Olympic Stadium in June, with support from Erasure.
Theatre show in London: Penn And Teller at Eventim Apollo

20th

to Eventim Apollo Comic magicians Penn & Teller are returning to the UK and playing a string of five nights at the Eventim Apollo.
 
Music concert in London: Elo at Wembley Stadium

21st

Wembley Stadium Jeff Lynne's ELO are coming to London to play one amazing night at Wembley Stadium in June 2017.
Sport in London at Wimbledon

22nd 

to Wimbledon Join over half a million tennis fans at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships to see if Andy Murray can win back his crown.
 
Music concert in London: Ed Sheeran at O2 Arena

23rd

O2 Arena Ed Sheeran is one of the biggest music stars in the world at the moment, and you can see him playing at the O2 Arena.
Theatre show in London: Hamlet at Harold Pinter Theatre

24th

to Harold Pinter Theatre Downton Abbey's Jessica Brown Findlay will be starring in the Harold Pinter Theatre's production of Shakespeare's "Hamlet".
 
 
 
 
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