London’s Alleys: Herbal Hill, EC1

A fairly steep little passageway that's wide enough to be a road, was originally an extension of Saffron Hill to the south.

The splendour of the East arrives at the Queen’s Gallery

Two very different exhibitions, both celebrating the splendours of the Indian subcontinent -- from Mughal paintings, to jewellery and elaborate weaponry -- both at The Queen's Gallery.

Unbuilt London: The Southwark Railway Terminus

A scheme once proposed replacing five railway stations in central London with one giant terminus in Southwark.

Competition to design a railway footbridge

Network Rail has opened a competition to design a new footbridge that can be used to improve accessibility at stations and level crossings.

More articles

Special Events

Surprisingly, there seems to be nothing special happening today. Sorry about that!

What's on in London today | London tomorrow | Things to do in London this weekend

Events in June | Events in July | Events in August | Events in September

 

Ten exhibitions open today - Closing Soon

Free

(Monday, 25th Jun - 9:30am to 5:30pm)
Work by photographer Jill Furmanovsky, looking at the past and present of the iconic studios. (Closing soon Wed, 27th Jun)

2018-06-25
Life in Czechoslovakia during the communist regime in the humanist photography of Dagmar Hochova. (Closing soon Fri, 29th Jun)

2018-06-25

The Power of Sympathy: The Photography of Dagmar Hochova

Free

(Monday, 25th Jun - 10am to 5pm)
A display of the Greenwich section of a 1:1500 scale wooden model of London as it was in 1840 (Closing soon Sat, 30th Jun)

2018-06-25

LFA - London 1840

£12.50

(Monday, 25th Jun - 10am to 5:50pm)
Explore the world's best nature photography, highlighting the incredible range of life on Earth. (Closing soon Sun, 1st Jul)

2018-06-25

Wildlife Photographer of the Year

Free

(Monday, 25th Jun - 10am to 5:30pm)
A display exploring the Romanian experience of the First World War.

2018-06-25

Romania and the Great War

This exhibition places William Harvey where he truly belongs: at the heart of the history of medicine, science and our modern understanding of the human body and life itself.

2018-06-25

Ceaseless motion: William Harvey’s experiments in circulation

£17

(Monday, 25th Jun - 10am to 5:50pm)
Discover how ancient Greek sculpture inspired Rodin to set a radical new direction for modern art.

2018-06-25
Free

(Monday, 25th Jun - 10am to 5:30pm)
An exhibition brings to life the dawn of hip hop culture in a series of vibrant photographs.

2018-06-25
Free

(Monday, 25th Jun - All Day)
Discover the links between the British Library and Karl Marx and his daughter Eleanor, through original documents from their work in the British Museum Reading Room

2018-06-25

 Karl and Eleanor Marx

£12

(Monday, 25th Jun - 10am to 6pm)
Discover how graphic design has played a pivotal role in dictating and reacting to the major political moments of our times.

2018-06-25

 More Exhibitions   Theatre Plays 

Exhibitions opening soon


 

Walking tours of London today

£10  
Guided walk in East End.
2018-06-25
Free  
A guided walk to discover how Suffragettes used iconic locations in the City to further their cause.  ()
2018-06-25
Free  
Walking tour of the City, taking in stories of forgotten women workers, medieval business owners, famous queens, and 20th-century heroines.
2018-06-25
£12  
Let "Mike the Mod" share his first-hand knowledge of the history of contemporary music in Camden   ()
2018-06-25