Talks

The Curious Case Of Elizabeth Canning

The Curious Case Of Elizabeth Canning

One of 18th century London's biggest mysteries.
Which Of The Thames Myths Are Really Fakes?

Which Of The Thames Myths Are Really Fakes?

Was London Bridge a site of child sacrifice?
Visit St Paul's without the usual entry fee, at these special events

Visit St Paul's without the usual entry fee, at these special events

Mark the 500th anniversary of the Reformation
Where To Get Science-y In London

Where To Get Science-y In London

For kids and adults.
7 London Print Magazines You Need To Read

7 London Print Magazines You Need To Read

For sports fans, feminists, film buffs, bookworms, foodies and more.
How much do you really know about the Thames? Try this quiz and find out

How much do you really know about the Thames? Try this quiz and find out

Fiendish facts.
Mapped: Where London's Lost Poets Are Buried

Mapped: Where London's Lost Poets Are Buried

Brilliance lost in the sands of time
London Venues That Offer Talks And Lectures

London Venues That Offer Talks And Lectures

Learn something new.
Mapped: The Decline Of London's Housing Affordability

Mapped: The Decline Of London's Housing Affordability

House prices to income ratios across the city.
Free And Cheap London Events: 18-24 April 2016

Free And Cheap London Events: 18-24 April 2016

Bit cash strapped? We've things to do for under £5.
Thinking Bob: Where Clever Londoners Go To Play

Thinking Bob: Where Clever Londoners Go To Play

Skip the small talk, get straight to the good stuff.
Sex And The City: Join Us To Talk About Dating In London

Sex And The City: Join Us To Talk About Dating In London

A hot topic.
Where To Use Your Brain In London

Where To Use Your Brain In London

Learn new things this autumn.
Barbican's Urban Wandering: London Architecture On Film

Barbican's Urban Wandering: London Architecture On Film

Films and talks on London's buildings.
Ticket Alert: Downton Abbey Cast Christmas Readings

Ticket Alert: Downton Abbey Cast Christmas Readings

Mingle with actors from the popular TV series.
10 Geeky Things Coming Up In London

10 Geeky Things Coming Up In London

Intelligent fun from Eventbrite.
Explore Haunted London During The Month Of The Dead

Explore Haunted London During The Month Of The Dead

Halloween comes early.
Festival Of The Planets Lands In London

Festival Of The Planets Lands In London

Space-themed talks and exhibitions.
Go Underground With King's College London

Go Underground With King's College London

Festival of Arts and Humanities goes subterranean.
See Streetcat Bob In An Evening For Charity

See Streetcat Bob In An Evening For Charity

Everyone loves this ginger moggie.
Ticket Alert: London Month Of The Dead

Ticket Alert: London Month Of The Dead

Halloween is coming sooner than you might think.
Lost Lectures Return, With An Exceptional Secret Venue

Lost Lectures Return, With An Exceptional Secret Venue

Science + art + comedy + politics + music + mystery.
Pint Of Science Brings Research To The Pub

Pint Of Science Brings Research To The Pub

Booze and brains: a winning combination.
London Transport Museum Reveals The Secrets Of The Underground

London Transport Museum Reveals The Secrets Of The Underground

Buses and a miniature railway too!
National Trust Routemaster Tours Are Back

National Trust Routemaster Tours Are Back

Explore London on an historical Routemaster.
Futurefest: Shaping Things To Come

Futurefest: Shaping Things To Come

Talks about things to come.
Explore London With National Trust Routemaster Tours

Explore London With National Trust Routemaster Tours

Famous speakers on Routemasters.
Learn How To Fly First Class For Next To Nothing

Learn How To Fly First Class For Next To Nothing

From London to almost anywhere in the world.
Alternative London Tours: Ghost Signs In Stoke Newington

Alternative London Tours: Ghost Signs In Stoke Newington

Faded adverts reveal London's past.
Flout The Rules Near Tower Bridge To Highlight Privatisation Of The City

Flout The Rules Near Tower Bridge To Highlight Privatisation Of The City

Join Will Self, Jenny Jones and Mark Thomas at this weekend's intervention.
Free Gresham College Talks: Dr Johnson, Polio Vaccines And Bowler Hats

Free Gresham College Talks: Dr Johnson, Polio Vaccines And Bowler Hats

Learn something in your lunch hour.
Richard Dawkins On Evolution: Get Tickets To A Free Talk

Richard Dawkins On Evolution: Get Tickets To A Free Talk

Plus Pinker, Dennett, Goldstein, Lipscomb and Blackburn.
The Secrets Of London's Lost Rivers

The Secrets Of London's Lost Rivers

Join us on the Thames for a geeky talk.
Pint Of Science: Learn Stuff Down The Pub

Pint Of Science: Learn Stuff Down The Pub

Schrödinger's cat walks into a bar... and doesn't.
Schwarzenegger In London

Schwarzenegger In London

Live Q&A with the Austrian oak.
Get Ready For A Week Of Free Events At British Academy's Literature Week

Get Ready For A Week Of Free Events At British Academy's Literature Week

Fairy tales and folk tales come to London.
Take An Architectural Tour On The Thames

Take An Architectural Tour On The Thames

Boat to Battersea and Docklands.
World's Most Boring Conference Returns To London

World's Most Boring Conference Returns To London

Tickets strangely expected to go fast.
City Lit: Learn Something New In 2015

City Lit: Learn Something New In 2015

We pick our favourite courses for this year.
Things To Do In London Today: Friday 29 April 2016

Things To Do In London Today: Friday 29 April 2016

Discover Camberwell's freedom fighters.
Book Now For London Archaeology Tours

Book Now For London Archaeology Tours

Archive tours, and visit a Roman fort.
Discover The Science Of Breaking Bad

Discover The Science Of Breaking Bad

Book now for this Royal Institution talk.
City Lit 2014: Top 10 London Courses

City Lit 2014: Top 10 London Courses

Everything you could want to know about the capital.
Explore The History of London Transport's Iconic Typeface

Explore The History of London Transport's Iconic Typeface

Centenary of Johnson's typeface celebrated.
Stephen Hawking And Lauren Laverne Share A Stage At TEDxLondon

Stephen Hawking And Lauren Laverne Share A Stage At TEDxLondon

Science Museum hosts beautiful minds.
Day Passes For Londonist Afloat Now Available

Day Passes For Londonist Afloat Now Available

Have you got yours yet?
Take A Twilight Tour Of The Tower

Take A Twilight Tour Of The Tower

Tower of London, minus tourist, plus darkness = spooky.
Is Gentrification Always Bad? Talk Seeks To Find Out

Is Gentrification Always Bad? Talk Seeks To Find Out

Debate the hottest topic in London.
32 Londoners Talk About 32 Londoners On The London Eye

32 Londoners Talk About 32 Londoners On The London Eye

More Londony than the Artful Dodger's Oyster card.
London Underground: Past, Present And Future

London Underground: Past, Present And Future

A Londonist event with a rather special panel.