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Serpentine

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to Serpentine Spend a pleasant afternoon pedalling around in a little hire boat on the Serpentine, or catch the sun-powered SolarShuttle.
Little Venice

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Little Venice Have a nice walk around Little Venice, past all the pretty houseboats, and stop for a cup of tea in one of the nice cafes.
 
Highgate Cemetery

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Highgate Cemetery Have a guided tour around Highgate Cemetery, and enjoy one of the most atmospheric and historic cemeteries in London.
Buckingham Palace

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to Buckingham Palace Why not combine a visit to the Buckingham Palace Summer Opening with a tour of the Queen's gardens as well?
 
Parliament Hill

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Parliament Hill Enjoy London's skyline from the top of Parliament Hill, which takes in the Gherkin, London Eye, St Paul's and Canary Wharf.
Spitalfields City Farm

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Spitalfields City Farm Spitalfields City Farm is a nice place to take your kids, but did you know that you can volunteer to help out on the farm?
 
St. James’s Park

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to 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.
Primrose Hill

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Primrose Hill Primrose Hill is a lot higher than it looks, and boasts one of the finest views of the London skyline from anywhere in the city.
 
The City

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The City Explore some of the prettiest and most historic gardens and churchyards in the City of London, on this 2-hour walking tour.
Hackney Marshes

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Hackney Marshes Hackney Marshes is the home of Sunday league football, with over 70 matches played between dozens of amateur teams.
 
Speakers’ Corner

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Speakers’ Corner Listen to a speech at Speakers' Corner, where the public can discuss whatever they like -- all in the name of free speech.
Kensington Gardens

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to Kensington Gardens Learn about Peter Pan and how JM Barrie was inspired to write it by walking around Kensington Gardens.
 
Princess Bride at Victoria Embankment Gardens

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Victoria Embankment Gardens The Luna Cinema will be erecting an outdoor screen in Victoria Embankment Gardens to show the 'The Princess Bride'.
Hyde Park

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Hyde Park Michael Ball will be presenting Proms In The Park, with performances by Steps, Texas, Elaine Paige and Gilbert O'Sullivan.
 
Kensington Gardens

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to Kensington Gardens This walk will get you close to the bats that come out around the grounds of Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens at night.
Pitch Perfect at Victoria Embankment Gardens

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Victoria Embankment Gardens The Luna Cinema will be erecting an outdoor screen in Victoria Embankment Gardens to show 'Pitch Perfect'.
 
Kensington Gardens

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Kensington Gardens This interactive walking tour through Kensington Gardens will teach you some of the 'Secrets of the Ancient Oaks'.
Green Park

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Green Park The KTRHA will be firing a 41-gun salute in Green Park to mark Prince Charles' 69th birthday (happy birthday Charlie!)
 
La La Land at Battersea Park

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Battersea Park Enjoy an outdoor screening of the Oscar-winning new musical 'La La Land' at Battersea Park, courtesy of Luna Cinema.
Royal Botanic Gardens

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to Royal Botanic Gardens Kew Garden's Christmas trail includes a fairground, a tunnel of lights, scented fire garden and a million sparkling lights.
 
Big Lebowski at Victoria Embankment Gardens

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Victoria Embankment Gardens The Luna Cinema will be erecting an outdoor screen in Victoria Embankment Gardens to show 'The Big Lebowski'.
Kensington Gardens

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Kensington Gardens This walk will take your kids close to the bats that come out around the grounds of Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens.
 
Moulin Rouge at Battersea Park

23rd

Battersea Park Watch Nicole Kidman and Ewan McGregor in Baz Luhrmann's 'Moulin Rouge', at an open-air cinema inside Battersea Park.
Jurassic Park at Battersea Park

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Battersea Park Watch Steven Spielberg's dinosaur blockbuster 'Jurassic Park' at an open-air cinema inside Battersea Park.
 
Ghostbusters at Royal Botanic Gardens

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Royal Botanic Gardens Watch Bill Murray and Dan Ackroyd save the world in 'Ghostbusters', on a big outdoor screen in front of Kew Palace.
Grease at Royal Botanic Gardens

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Royal Botanic Gardens Sing-a-long with John Travolta and Olivia Newton John in a showing of 'Grease' on a big outdoor screen at Kew Gardens.
 
Pulp Fiction at Royal Botanic Gardens

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Royal Botanic Gardens How about watching Quentin Tarantino's iconic movie 'Pulp Fiction' on a big outdoor screen in front of Kew Palace?
Royal Parks Half Marathon at Hyde Park

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Hyde Park The Royal Parks Half Marathon is 13 miles through Hyde Park, Kensington Gardens, St James's Park and Green Park.
 
 
 
 
 
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