The Transport Museum has long been a portal to secret sites in London, it runs regular tours of disused tube stations across the city, like Aldwych and the tunnels of Euston. Now you can explore Hidden London: the exhibition, an immersive trip that delves deep into the public transport underworld beneath our busy commuter feet and the stories hiding within it.
Discover secrets from WW2 where a 2000-strong staff, mostly made up of women worked in an underground aircraft factory along a stretch of the Central Line. Peruse archive photos, previously unseen diagrams and vintage transport posters. The exhibition also includes a reconstruction of Winston Churchill’s blitz shelter dining room.
The London Diwali festival attracts approximately 35,000 people each year to celebrate this Hindu, Sikh and Jain festival of light. Expect lots of lively music, dance and an authentic market with food, craft, art and henna.
Late October isn’t just the time of year for dressing up for Halloween. It’s also time for the autumn edition of the bi-annual pop culture expo (although canceled in 2021 due to COVID-19, the spring event usually takes place over […]
An annual festival celebrating the area’s rich history and culture with events taking place in various venues around Bloomsbury. This year’s theme is “Shining Light”. Events in previous years have included street parties, dance and music performances, scientific workshops, interactive games, […]
Run by the International Antique & Collector’s Fairs group, this is a large fair repeated throughout the year with some excellent opportunities to find some unusual items. Often attracting over 300 antique dealers since taking over the venue in 2104, […]