Best Of Londonist: 17 September 2017

Your Sunday morning best of Londonist weekly round-up.

This Is What the Tube Map Looks Like in 3D

You can even see the trains passing through the tunnels


Be Inspired by Harry Potter: A History of Magic and Explore the British Library Collections

Check out these courses at the British Library.


Are These London's Best Sam Smith's Pubs?

Ours is a pint of extra stout, thanks.


What Would Happen if North Korea Nuked London?

Hypothetically, of course


Guess How Many Cups of Tea Are Drunk in London Every Minute?

Check out this infographic.


Here's a Central London Museum You May Never Have Been To

A guided tour worth doing.


See the Final Bit of Crossrail Track Being Laid Into Place

We can't wait.


London's Best Places for Drinking Sake

Exotic sake menus.


We Meet the Londoners Living in a Shipping Container

We meet the tenants living in London's latest shipping container homes.


Did You Know That 'Mornington Crescent' From I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue Is a Rip-Off of This Game?

Tag a mate and have a go at the original together


Hear About the Whales That Lived in the Thames?

Time to unearth the treasure.


If Yankees Ruled London: Thoughts From 1901

The foreign perspective.


One of London's Best Sculptures Finally Sees the Light

Knight of the Long Knives.


A 200-Year-Old Hyperloop From Greenwich to India

It might happen.


Learn How to Blend Whisky Like a Pro With This Chivas Regal Masterclass

One for the whisky-buffs out there.


What's the Only Underground Station That Contains None of the Letters in Londonist?

If you get half marks, you're doing well


The 600 Year Old City of London Soundscape Is About to Come to Life

Enter The House of Sound at Guildhall.


5 Secrets of Smithfield Market

The market with its own police station.


See These Balloons Over the City?

Missed it? Put this in your diary for next year...


Wellcome Collection Does It Again With Another Great Exhibition

Free to visit


Boat + Beer + Quiz + Beefeater = ?

Totally Thames event.


Recognise Dalston in This Monster-Filled Graphic Novel?

Monsterzz. They're basically the new fixie bike.


Visiting Liverpool Street? Go See This Bonkers Sculpture

Modern art is full of hot air...


Elephants Spooked by Lion... On the Streets of London

At the 1930 Lord Mayor's Show.


The Trivago Woman Has Been Spotted Defacing Her Own Posters on the Tube

Ad campaign extension or nervous breakdown?


Got a Chai Craving? We've Tracked Down the Best

How do you feel about fudge chai?


Check Out These Stunning Wildlife Photographer of the Year Images

Wish we could take pictures as good as this.


This Quirky Art Installation Has Hatched in Elephant & Castle

Is it eggs-cellent or eggs-cruciating?


The Best Edinburgh Fringe Shows That Are Coming to London

Lots of household names in the making here.


The Life of Lady Meux: Beer, Temple Bar and the Boer War

Whisking Temple Bar off to Hertfordshire


Food Review: We Didn't Know Quinoa Could Actually Be Interesting

We didn't know quinoa could actually be interesting


Casts of Bookshelves, a Room and a Stairwell in This Monumental Exhibition

Perfectly casted?


The Scythians Have Ridden Into the British Museum

The first horseback warriors.


Thunderbirds to Take Over Cable Car: Oh

This is so going to backfire if the cable car breaks down.


Fancy a Wicked-Themed Afternoon Tea?

Plenty of sand-witches


Calling All Vegans: Firezza's Vegan Pizza Is Actually Really Good

Vegan cheese that complements the crust perfectly


How Much Do You Really Know About Sherlock Holmes? Listen to This Podcast and Find Out

Did Conan Doyle actually invent the famous deerstalker?


The Museum of London Want Some of the Infamous 'Fatberg'

A delicious recipe of condensed nappies, wet wipes, fat and oil.