If you pass a rather nondescript block of flats in Richmond, you might be surprised to see a poppy wreath hanging on the wall.
The remains of a Shakespearean theatre discovered under the streets of Shoreditch will be go on public display next year, as part of a new museum opening on the site.
There’s a three-day festival of history taking place in Whitechapel in October, and tickets are very cheap for the event.
In the basement of the Science Museum is a gallery that’s all too easy to miss, and yet is full of domestic wonders.
London’s newest pocket park has a display of some of it’s oldest photos at the moment.
At the top end of Greenwich Park, away from the tourists is a grand house, called a lodge, and inside is one of the UK’s finest collections of art. And until last week, not the easiest or most obvious one to see.
After an absence of a few years, this September offers a chance to ride in the delightful little 1938 era tube train.
Founded in 1552 for the education of poor children, the pupils of Christ’s Hospital have since become far more famous for their distinctive blue uniform.
There’s an exceptionally good exhibition on at the moment at SOAS in the centre of London all about the Empire of the Sikhs.
Probably one of the most famous royal deaths in history, and still a mystery, the Science Museum is putting on an exhibition about the execution of the Romanov Royal Family.
This year marks the 450th anniversary of Queen Elizabeth I granted a monopoly to the Worshipful Company of Tylers and Bricklayers to control the market in London.
Had I just seen a rather posh looking bus shelter with a pile of rubbish in the middle, or something actually interesting? We were near Avebury, in the land of random lumps of stone, so it was plausible, but then again, to considerable embarrassment, it could be nothing.
For thousands of years, people have come to Uffington to clean a prehistoric white horse carved into the landscape. And this weekend, the ancient tradition was performed once again.
A grand medieval hall that has seen the greatest of state occasions, an exhibition, about the gradual admittance of women to Parliament.