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Tickets Alert: Tours of Billingsgate Roman House and Baths

Hidden underneath a mundane office block can be found one of London's largest Roman remains, and it's open for tours from next month.


Two dates to visit two underground sites in Bristol

Fancy a day outside London seeing an underground railway and an underground vault on the same day?


Tickets Alert: Tours of modernist London Underground

The Modernism in Metro-Land tours are back with a couple of walks in May and June of modernist tube stations.


A chance to go on board a tall sailing ship

A Polish tall sailing ship will be arriving in London at the weekend, and they are letting the public on board for a look around.


Tickets Alert: Tours of the Goldsmiths’ Hall

One of the grandest of the City's livery halls, the Goldsmiths is open a few days a year for public tours and the dates for... next year have been announced.


Open-top underground railway tunnel tours

Not in London (wails!), but in Berlin — where they run a small number of special open-top tours through their underground train tunnels.


Tickets Alert: Take a virtual flight to the moon

Antony Gormley and Dr. Priyamvada Natarajan’s virtual reality collaboration, uses data collected by NASA to map a real and interactive journey, leaving Earth to pass through atmosphere, stratosphere, the asteroid belt, and into outer space.


Tickets Alert: Kew Garden’s Great Pagoda reopens

Reopened last year following restoration, but closed again for winter, Kew Garden's Great Pagoda reopens in April.


Tickets Alert: Tours of abandoned London Underground tunnels

The Transport Museum is announcing a fresh batch of tours of the Hidden parts of the London Underground once again.


Tickets Alert: The Boring Conference is back for 2019

Prepare to be bored silly and utterly fed up with a day of banal irrelevance, as the Boring Conference has announced the date for their 2019 day of tedium.


Tickets Alert: First ever opening of the King’s Observatory

The King’s Observatory, a Palladian style building commissioned by King George III as an observatory for the transit of Venus is for the first time ever* letting the public inside.


Tickets Alert: Tweed Run – a classic cycling conviviality

The 11th annual Tweed Run returns to the streets of London, as a few hundred well dressed cyclists decoratively perambulate around the city.


Tickets Alert: Open Garden Squares is back

The annual chance to go inside a host of private gardens and up on roofs has confirmed the dates for this year...


Routemaster buses to drive through a military firing range

Just once a year, a fleet of old London buses are allowed into military lands to take trips to an empty village where no one lives. It is of course, therefore hugely popular.


Chance to walk though the Post Office railway tunnels

There's an opportunity to have not one, but three visits to walk through the Post Office's famous railway tunnels over the next five years.