Take a tour of one of London’s oldest and most infamous landmarks after dark if you dare. The Yeoman wardens will take you through an after-hours tour of some of grisly stories and famous and macabrely named sites like the Traitors’ Gate, the Scaffold Site and the Bloody Tower. You’ll hear chilling tales, and the regal secrets of the tower’s history. One for history fans who don’t like crowds and aren’t afraid of ghosts!
Tours take place on Sunday nights, and note that it’s an outdoor tour with cobbles and ancient spiral staircases with no access to the Crown Jewels or any of the main towers.
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, […]