London events > London events today Need some inspiration for 23rd October? Jimi Hendrix’s recorded his first single in London on this day in 1966. Hey Joe went on to reach No.2 in the charts. Did you know that you can go and visit Jimi’s old flat in Mayfair? The bottom floor of the Handel & Hendrix Museum are where the German composer Handel used to live. Music, comedy & film Here are some music concerts, comedy gigs and films in London tonight Show all music, comedy 23 October 2017 • Eventim Apollo Grammy Award-winning Train are back in London for their 'Play That Song Tour', which takes in one night at the Apollo. 23 October 2017 • Royal Albert Hall Enjoy the best bits from Walt Disney's 'Fantasia' and 'Fantasia 2000', alongside a live performance of the score.
Theatre shows Here are some theatre plays and West End musicals in London this evening Show all theatre to 23 Oct 3rd March 2018 • Queen’s Theatre "Les Miserables" is an epic tale of passion and destruction, set against the backdrop of the French Revolution. to 23 Oct 3rd March 2018 • Her Majesty’s Theatre "The Phantom of the Opera" has some of the best sets in the West End, and one of Andrew Lloyd Webber's finest scores.
Family & Kid’s events Today’s events for families and children that make great days out in London Show all kid’s events to 23rd October 23rd December 2017 • London Film Museum "Bond in Motion" is a huge collection of original cars, bikes and boats used during filming in the 007 James Bond movies. Every day • The Shard Enjoy the stunning views from the top of The Shard -- London's tallest skyscraper -- more than 1000-feet above the city.
Art & Museums Here are some art and museum exhibitions taking place in London today Show all exhibitions to 23 Oct 21st January 2018 • Courtauld Gallery The Courtauld Gallery's 'Cooks, Waiters and Bellboys' exhibition will include some portraits by French artist Chaim Soutine.
Royal & Religious Here are some Royal and religious events taking place today in London Show royal, religious Every day • St. Paul’s Cathedral If you attend a choral Evensong service at St. Paul's Cathedral, you can wander around and see part of the Cathedral for free.
Political & Military Here are some political events and military parades you can visit today Show all political, military to 23rd October 2nd December 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 There are lots of guided walks and sightseeing tours taking place today Show all tours Every day • Original Bus Tour The Original Tour is one of London's most popular sightseeing buses, and it's also a great way to travel around the capital.
Classical music Spend your evening watching an opera, ballet or listening to 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 Here are some good events that you can do for free in London today Show all free events to 23rd 29th October 2017 • Guildhall Art Gallery The skull of a Roman gladiator will be returning to the amphitheatre where he lost his life, in the basement of the Guildhall Art Gallery.
Other London events Here are some things to see and do if you’re visiting London today Show other events Every day • The City If weaving your way in and out of the busy traffic on a hire bike sounds like fun, then how about hiring a "Boris Bike"? Every day • Globe Theatre Have a tour of William Shakespeare's Globe Theatre on Bankside, and learn what life was like for the 16th-century playwright. Every day • Docklands Light Railway (DLR) The driverless Docklands Light Railway lets you to sit right at the front of the train, giving you a fantastic view of the track.