Your guide to London's culture and transport news and events taking place across the city.

Your guide to London's culture and transport news and events taking place across the city.

London Ticket Alert - Archive Articles

Your chance to grab tickets early to London events and exhibitions.

Tickets Alert: Tours of two Twickenham Grottos
Tickets Alert: Tours of two Twickenham Grottos

Tickets Alert: Tours of two Twickenham Grottos

Next month two subterranean grottos in Twickenham will be having synchronised open days on the same day.

May
26
2021
Tickets Alert: Tours of Oxford House
Tickets Alert: Tours of Oxford House

Tickets Alert: Tours of Oxford House

A grand Victorian building in the East End is reopening after the lockdown, and offering tours of the restored interior and chapel.

May
25
2021
Tickets Alert: Visit London’s largest free Conservatory
Tickets Alert: Visit London’s largest free Conservatory

Tickets Alert: Visit London’s largest free Conservatory

Right in the centre of London is the city's largest free to visit Conservatory, and it's reopening after the pandemic lockdown.

May
24
2021
Mayfield lavender farm reopens in June
Mayfield lavender farm reopens in June

Mayfield lavender farm reopens in June

Row up up row of purple lavender fill the fields near Croydon, and you are able to walk through them from next month.

May
17
2021
Tickets Alert: Take a walk through the Mail Rail tunnels
Tickets Alert: Take a walk through the Mail Rail tunnels

Tickets Alert: Take a walk through the Mail Rail tunnels

More dates have been announced for a chance to walk through the tunnels deep under Clerkenwell once used by the Post Office’s private Mail Rail trains.

May
13
2021
Dodgems coming to Somerset House
Dodgems coming to Somerset House

Dodgems coming to Somerset House

Due to happen in January, now happening in the summer, the courtyard of Somerset House is to be home to a dodgem ride.

May
10
2021
Tickets Alert: The Sky Garden reopens in 10 days time
Tickets Alert: The Sky Garden reopens in 10 days time

Tickets Alert: The Sky Garden reopens in 10 days time

The Sky Garden at the top of the Walkie Talkie skyscraper has confirmed that it will be reopening from Monday 17th May.

May
07
2021
Tickets Alert: See inside the sumptuous Two Temple Place
Tickets Alert: See inside the sumptuous Two Temple Place

Tickets Alert: See inside the sumptuous Two Temple Place

The magnificent, and only occasionally open, Two Temple Place is having an open weekend later this month.

May
07
2021
London’s cathedrals reopening to tourists
London’s cathedrals reopening to tourists

London’s cathedrals reopening to tourists

Some of London's Cathedrals, and an Abbey, are reopening to visitors of a secular nature, and those that need booking are now selling tickets.

May
04
2021
Free films in London cinemas in June
Free films in London cinemas in June

Free films in London cinemas in June

One weekend in June is seeing 200,000 free cinema tickets being offered by a range of small and independent cinemas.

May
03
2021
Zippos Circus is back in town
Zippos Circus is back in town

Zippos Circus is back in town

Time for some family fun as Zippos Circus will be back on the road following a break due to you know what, with a Big Top tour with a cast of artists from around the globe.

May
03
2021
Kensington Palace to reopen with Princess Diana’s wedding dress
Kensington Palace to reopen with Princess Diana’s wedding dress

Kensington Palace to reopen with Princess Diana’s wedding dress

As Kensington Palace reopens to visitors, a new temporary exhibition set in the newly-conserved Orangery will explore the relationship between fashion designer and royal client.

Apr
26
2021
London Zoo to show off the world of the Tiny Giants
London Zoo to show off the world of the Tiny Giants

London Zoo to show off the world of the Tiny Giants

London Zoo is opening a new display space next month, dedicated to the smallest of animals.

Apr
26
2021
Transport Museum depot to open for Half-Term
Transport Museum depot to open for Half-Term

Transport Museum depot to open for Half-Term

The Acton Depot, where the London Transport Museum stores most of its trains, buses and ephemera is having a week-long Half-Term opening for families.

Apr
22
2021
Tickets Alert: Doctor Who Dragonfire on the big screen
Tickets Alert: Doctor Who Dragonfire on the big screen

Tickets Alert: Doctor Who Dragonfire on the big screen

The episode that introduced Ace as the Doctor's companion is going to have a special big-screen outing in June.

Apr
21
2021
Tickets Alert: Take sheep across Southwark Bridge
Tickets Alert: Take sheep across Southwark Bridge

Tickets Alert: Take sheep across Southwark Bridge

If you're a Freeman (or freewoman), then you can exercise your ancient right to take sheep across a London bridge this coming September.

Apr
19
2021
Crossness steam pumping museum reopening
Crossness steam pumping museum reopening

Crossness steam pumping museum reopening

The Victorian steam pumping museum at Crossness in southeast London has confirmed its reopening details, and tickets are now on sale.

Apr
19
2021
Science Museum reopening with Climate Change exhibition
Science Museum reopening with Climate Change exhibition

Science Museum reopening with Climate Change exhibition

The Science Museum will reopen its doors following the lockdown with an exhibition that looks at how mankind could remove CO2 from the atmosphere to mitigate climate change.

Apr
16
2021
Booking opens for the Natural History Museum
Booking opens for the Natural History Museum

Booking opens for the Natural History Museum

The Natural History Museum has confirmed its reopening from Monday 17th May, and booking for tickets opens today.

Apr
15
2021
Tours of the Charterhouse, a medieval monastry, resume in June
Tours of the Charterhouse, a medieval monastry, resume in June

Tours of the Charterhouse, a medieval monastry, resume in June

The Charterhouse, a seven-acre former monastery hidden behind high walls in Clerkenwell has confirmed that it will be resuming tours from Tuesday 1st June.

Apr
13
2021
Tickets Alert: Tours of Spencer House resume
Tickets Alert: Tours of Spencer House resume

Tickets Alert: Tours of Spencer House resume

Spencer House, a rather grand house overlooking Green Park is resuming Sunday tours of its main state rooms from June.

Apr
12
2021

Tickets Alert: Women’s suffrage exhibition inside a military Drill Hall

Does anyone fancy an interesting exhibition inside a normally private building that houses a military museum?

Apr
08
2021
Have a picnic in Buckingham Palace’s garden this summer
Have a picnic in Buckingham Palace’s garden this summer

Have a picnic in Buckingham Palace’s garden this summer

Normally not part of the tourist visits, this summer the garden at Buckingham Palace will be opened to the public for the first time, and they're allowing picnics on the lawn.

Apr
07
2021
Tickets Alert: Design Museum’s sneakers/trainers exhibition
Tickets Alert: Design Museum’s sneakers/trainers exhibition

Tickets Alert: Design Museum’s sneakers/trainers exhibition

An exhibition all about a certain form of leisure and sports shoe is opening in a few weeks time at the Design Museum, and tickets are now on sale.

Apr
06
2021