Talks

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
Interested in science? Make sure you pay these places a visit

Interested in science? Make sure you pay these places a visit

How many of theses venues have you checked out?
London Venues That Offer Talks And Lectures

London Venues That Offer Talks And Lectures

Learn something new.
How many of these myths about our river are actually true?

How many of these myths about our river are actually true?

Was London Bridge a site of child sacrifice?
The Curious Case Of Elizabeth Canning

The Curious Case Of Elizabeth Canning

One of 18th century London's biggest mysteries.
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.
Ditch After-Work Drinks: Go To These Lectures Instead

Ditch After-Work Drinks: Go To These Lectures Instead

Drink in info, while sipping a beer. (spon)
Mapped: Where London's Lost Poets Are Buried

Mapped: Where London's Lost Poets Are Buried

Brilliance lost in the sands of time
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.
Curtain Theatre Excavation Prompts Shakespearean Walks And Talks

Curtain Theatre Excavation Prompts Shakespearean Walks And Talks

Shoreditch was London's first Theatreland.
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.
Learn How To Get A Good Night's Sleep From An Expert

Learn How To Get A Good Night's Sleep From An Expert

Sleep scientist reveals his findings.
Explore A Maze Of Books And An Edible Avenue

Explore A Maze Of Books And An Edible Avenue

London Festival of Architecture returns with many free events.
In Praise Of Croydon

In Praise Of Croydon

Authors aim to pop your preconceptions.
Tickets For Letters Live Are About To Go On Sale

Tickets For Letters Live Are About To Go On Sale

Emails are overrated.
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.
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.
Mapped: The Decline Of London's Housing Affordability

Mapped: The Decline Of London's Housing Affordability

House prices to income ratios across the city.
Celebrate the Birth of TV at Ally Pally

Celebrate the Birth of TV at Ally Pally

Broadcasting's 80th birthday
Is Gentrification Always Bad? Talk Seeks To Find Out

Is Gentrification Always Bad? Talk Seeks To Find Out

Debate the hottest topic in London.
Explore The A To Z Of London At London Transport Museum's Depot

Explore The A To Z Of London At London Transport Museum's Depot

Book now for the next LTM Depot Open Weekend.
See Ben Judah Discuss His Acclaimed Book This Is London

See Ben Judah Discuss His Acclaimed Book This Is London

Writer appears at Conway Hall in April.
How Well Do You Know London? Test Your Knowledge

How Well Do You Know London? Test Your Knowledge

While doing a London quiz.
Hear The Story Of The Tube's Typeface Genius At London Transport Museum

Hear The Story Of The Tube's Typeface Genius At London Transport Museum

How a failed medical student founded 20th century calligraphy.
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.
Where To Use Your Brain In London

Where To Use Your Brain In London

Learn new things this autumn.
See Streetcat Bob In An Evening For Charity

See Streetcat Bob In An Evening For Charity

Everyone loves this ginger moggie.
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.
London Alchemy: Sorcery, Gin And Spooky Music In A Cemetery Chapel

London Alchemy: Sorcery, Gin And Spooky Music In A Cemetery Chapel

A festival of magic.
William Blake And Neuroimaging In A Christopher Wren Church

William Blake And Neuroimaging In A Christopher Wren Church

Poetry meets perception on the pews.
Explore The Heygate Estate's Urban Forest

Explore The Heygate Estate's Urban Forest

Nope, we're not bark-ing mad.
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.
Meet The Sex Pistols' Singer In A Library

Meet The Sex Pistols' Singer In A Library

At British Library talk.
Dip Into Roman London This Weekend With A Tour Of Hidden Ruins

Dip Into Roman London This Weekend With A Tour Of Hidden Ruins

See the ancient bath house hiding beneath the City.
Royal Albert Hall Launches First Film Festival

Royal Albert Hall Launches First Film Festival

A celebration of magic of the movies and cinema’s most stunning scores.
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.
World's Most Boring Conference Returns To London

World's Most Boring Conference Returns To London

Tickets strangely expected to go fast.
Find Out When We'll Be Getting A Star Trek Warp Drive

Find Out When We'll Be Getting A Star Trek Warp Drive

Royal Observatory on the tech of Trek.
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.
Ticket Alert: Downton Abbey Cast Christmas Readings

Ticket Alert: Downton Abbey Cast Christmas Readings

Mingle with actors from the popular TV series.
Urban Myths Debunked At This Talk

Urban Myths Debunked At This Talk

3 great talks about London for a fiver.
Meet Astronaut Helen Sharman At The Science Museum

Meet Astronaut Helen Sharman At The Science Museum

Event marks 25 years since her journey into space.
Things To Do In London: Thursday 21 April 2016

Things To Do In London: Thursday 21 April 2016

Celebrate Brenda or Bagpuss.
Hear Confessions Of A Railway Romantic At London Transport Museum

Hear Confessions Of A Railway Romantic At London Transport Museum

Novelist Andrew Martin presents a nostalgic night out.
How Real Is Frank Underwood? House Of Cards Creator Talks About Politics

How Real Is Frank Underwood? House Of Cards Creator Talks About Politics

Free talks at the British Academy.
London Transport Museum Reveals The Secrets Of The Underground

London Transport Museum Reveals The Secrets Of The Underground

Buses and a miniature railway too!
Go Underground With King's College London

Go Underground With King's College London

Festival of Arts and Humanities goes subterranean.
Game Of Thrones Costumes, Cocktail Shakers And Calligraphy: It's London Craft Week

Game Of Thrones Costumes, Cocktail Shakers And Calligraphy: It's London Craft Week

Indulge in a cornucopia of crafty goodness.
Ticket Alert: London Month Of The Dead

Ticket Alert: London Month Of The Dead

Halloween is coming sooner than you might think.
Barbican's Urban Wandering: London Architecture On Film

Barbican's Urban Wandering: London Architecture On Film

Films and talks on London's buildings.
Lost Lectures Return, With An Exceptional Secret Venue

Lost Lectures Return, With An Exceptional Secret Venue

Science + art + comedy + politics + music + mystery.
Join Top Authors For A Celebration Of London Literature

Join Top Authors For A Celebration Of London Literature

The London Library marks 175 years in style.
Ticket Alert: Buzz Aldrin And Brian Cox In Conversation

Ticket Alert: Buzz Aldrin And Brian Cox In Conversation

Moonwalker meets shiny-cheeked presenter.
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.
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.
Book Now: Iain Sinclair Talks The Ginger Line At London Transport Museum

Book Now: Iain Sinclair Talks The Ginger Line At London Transport Museum

Hear about his 33-station and 35-mile London Overground odyssey.
National Trust Routemaster Tours Are Back

National Trust Routemaster Tours Are Back

Explore London on an historical Routemaster.
Explore London's Wildlife With The City's Experts

Explore London's Wildlife With The City's Experts

Bats, foxes, birds, oh my.
Festival Of The Planets Lands In London

Festival Of The Planets Lands In London

Space-themed talks and exhibitions.
Pint Of Science Brings Research To The Pub

Pint Of Science Brings Research To The Pub

Booze and brains: a winning combination.
Try Our London Quiz While Cruising Along The Thames

Try Our London Quiz While Cruising Along The Thames

Thames quizzing, crafting and sightseeing.
London Thinks: The Theology And Ethics Of Star Wars

London Thinks: The Theology And Ethics Of Star Wars

Religion in Star Wars discussion at Conway Hall.
Things To Do In London: Monday 18 April 2016

Things To Do In London: Monday 18 April 2016

Get rid of Monday blues by doing some of these.
Things To Do In London: Tuesday 5 April 2016

Things To Do In London: Tuesday 5 April 2016

Shakespeare, photography and one big movie quiz...
Discover The Science Of Breaking Bad

Discover The Science Of Breaking Bad

Book now for this Royal Institution talk.
Things to Do Today: Monday 4 April 2016

Things to Do Today: Monday 4 April 2016

Loads of stuff to start the week off...
Things To Do In London: Monday 25 April 2016

Things To Do In London: Monday 25 April 2016

Manga, tequila and bats.
The Secrets Of London's Lost Rivers

The Secrets Of London's Lost Rivers

Join us on the Thames for a geeky talk.
City Lit: Learn Something New In 2015

City Lit: Learn Something New In 2015

We pick our favourite courses for this year.
Explore London With National Trust Routemaster Tours

Explore London With National Trust Routemaster Tours

Famous speakers on Routemasters.
Tour London Transport Museum's Depot And Heathrow Express Depot In One Day

Tour London Transport Museum's Depot And Heathrow Express Depot In One Day

Transport fans, rejoice!
Explore The History of London Transport's Iconic Typeface

Explore The History of London Transport's Iconic Typeface

Centenary of Johnson's typeface celebrated.
Schwarzenegger In London

Schwarzenegger In London

Live Q&A with the Austrian oak.
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.
Alternative London Tours: Ghost Signs In Stoke Newington

Alternative London Tours: Ghost Signs In Stoke Newington

Faded adverts reveal London's past.
Be First To See New Designology Exhibition

Be First To See New Designology Exhibition

A perfect Friday night out for fans of design, transport, drink and dancing.
Calling All Renters: A Day Of Talks Just For You

Calling All Renters: A Day Of Talks Just For You

Learn your rights, lobby politicians, have a rant.
Be Illuminated At London Transport Museum's Late

Be Illuminated At London Transport Museum's Late

Dazzling activities and talks.
Victorian Ice Wells And Petrified Poo: It's The Festival Of Archaeology 2016

Victorian Ice Wells And Petrified Poo: It's The Festival Of Archaeology 2016

Plus flint knapping, deer skin tanning and an amazing church organ.
London's Hidden Elm Heritage

London's Hidden Elm Heritage

Discover the tree for National Tree Week.
Take An Architectural Tour On The Thames

Take An Architectural Tour On The Thames

Boat to Battersea and Docklands.
Futurefest: Shaping Things To Come

Futurefest: Shaping Things To Come

Talks about things to come.
Join Us For A Night Of Boozing (And Talking About Boozing)

Join Us For A Night Of Boozing (And Talking About Boozing)

With experts Pete Brown, Melissa Cole and Richard Barnett.
City Lit 2014: Top 10 London Courses

City Lit 2014: Top 10 London Courses

Everything you could want to know about the capital.
Day Passes For Londonist Afloat Now Available

Day Passes For Londonist Afloat Now Available

Have you got yours yet?
Is This The UK's Biggest Ever Festival Of Ideas And Discovery?

Is This The UK's Biggest Ever Festival Of Ideas And Discovery?

New Scientist Live is coming to ExCeL.
Have Cake With The Great British Bake Off Winner

Have Cake With The Great British Bake Off Winner

Nadiya Hussain shares her secrets.
Would You Swim In The River Thames?

Would You Swim In The River Thames?

Londonist-hosted talk explores the Thames plunge.
Things To Do In London: Wednesday 6 April 2016

Things To Do In London: Wednesday 6 April 2016

Discover the Serengeti or spring into love.
Whose London Is It Anyway? Big Questions Tackled By Experts This Month

Whose London Is It Anyway? Big Questions Tackled By Experts This Month

With Camden People's Theatre.
Things To Do In London Today: Wednesday 27 April 2016

Things To Do In London Today: Wednesday 27 April 2016

Brian May and the Stones' photographer.
Book Now For London Archaeology Tours

Book Now For London Archaeology Tours

Archive tours, and visit a Roman fort.
Join Iain Sinclair, Tom Bolton And Campaigners To Debate How London Is Changing

Join Iain Sinclair, Tom Bolton And Campaigners To Debate How London Is Changing

The first Londonist event with Conway Hall.
FREE: Imperial Festival Features Horseless Carriages And Mechanical Dragon

FREE: Imperial Festival Features Horseless Carriages And Mechanical Dragon

Dozens of free tech-focused events at Imperial College.
Talks In London: 14-20 September 2015

Talks In London: 14-20 September 2015

Upcoming lectures we like the sound of.
Where To Watch The Leaders' Debate Tonight

Where To Watch The Leaders' Debate Tonight

And the best pubs in which to avoid it.
Things To Do In London Today: Tuesday 26 April 2016

Things To Do In London Today: Tuesday 26 April 2016

Music, art, comedy and aliens.
Green Fingers Get Busy At GROW London

Green Fingers Get Busy At GROW London

Horticultural inspiration on Hampstead Heath this weekend.
Week In Geek: 13-19 July 2015

Week In Geek: 13-19 July 2015

Events for the curious minded.
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.
Book Now: Suffragette Season Comes To Houses Of Parliament

Book Now: Suffragette Season Comes To Houses Of Parliament

Take a suffragette-themed tour of the Westminster seat of power.
Guided Walks: Explore London With Academic Experts

Guided Walks: Explore London With Academic Experts

Pick the brains of researchers on these in-depth tours.
Do Something Different This Summer With City Lit

Do Something Different This Summer With City Lit

Over 1,000 things to choose from.
Take A Twilight Tour Of The Tower

Take A Twilight Tour Of The Tower

Tower of London, minus tourist, plus darkness = spooky.
Terror At London Bridge...Starring David Hasselhoff

Terror At London Bridge...Starring David Hasselhoff

Ultimate B-movie gets a rare screening.
Hear The Story Of The Underground's 100 Year Old Font, At London Transport Museum

Hear The Story Of The Underground's 100 Year Old Font, At London Transport Museum

Talk kicks off series of events about Edward Johnston's typeface.
North London Literary Festival Returns With Sci-Fi Slant

North London Literary Festival Returns With Sci-Fi Slant

A day of free events in Hendon.
Toast Routemaster Anniversary At Terrific Night Of Transport Trivia

Toast Routemaster Anniversary At Terrific Night Of Transport Trivia

With Travis Elborough, Geoff Marshall and Scott Wood.
London Courses For 2014

London Courses For 2014

Nourish your mind with some city history.
Talks In London: 21-27 September

Talks In London: 21-27 September

Lectures and stuff to get your brain juices flowing.
See Brockley Brightened With Street Art

See Brockley Brightened With Street Art

Chance to hear from the artists this week.
An Evening With Leonardo At The Science Museum

An Evening With Leonardo At The Science Museum

Free late event with the Renaissance giant.
Adopted Londoners Are The Subject Of 32 London Eye Talks

Adopted Londoners Are The Subject Of 32 London Eye Talks

From Anne Boleyn to Paul Raymond.
UK's First Podcast Festival Opens On Sunday

UK's First Podcast Festival Opens On Sunday

Headphones at the ready.
Things To Do In London: Thursday 14 April 2016

Things To Do In London: Thursday 14 April 2016

Punk, coffee and a big boozy quiz.
How Close Is A Robot Future?

How Close Is A Robot Future?

Robot butlers and AI.
Find Out How JM Barrie Gifted The Rights To Peter Pan To A Hospital

Find Out How JM Barrie Gifted The Rights To Peter Pan To A Hospital

Peter Pan and Victorian childhood.
Mozart In London Explores The Young Maestro's Best Ever Holiday

Mozart In London Explores The Young Maestro's Best Ever Holiday

He also went to Brussels, but it was rubbish.
Watch Brand New Dog-umentaries About London’s Top Canines

Watch Brand New Dog-umentaries About London’s Top Canines

Featuring Londonist’s four legged friend Toby.
Week In Geek: 27 July-2 August

Week In Geek: 27 July-2 August

Geeky goings-on in London.
Did The First World War Change The Lives Of London Women?

Did The First World War Change The Lives Of London Women?

London Transport Museum explores how the war helped women.
Get Closer To The Photography Of Christina Broom

Get Closer To The Photography Of Christina Broom

2 for 1 ticket offer!
London Without Limits: Bradley Garrett Talks Urban Exploring

London Without Limits: Bradley Garrett Talks Urban Exploring

Hear how he gets into places he shouldn't be.
Week In Geek: 20-26 July 2015

Week In Geek: 20-26 July 2015

Events for the inquisitive of mind.
Week In Geek: 14-20 January 2013

Week In Geek: 14-20 January 2013

London events for people with curious minds.
London Underground: Past, Present And Future

London Underground: Past, Present And Future

A Londonist event with a rather special panel.
London Showoff: 10 Speakers Geek Out About London

London Showoff: 10 Speakers Geek Out About London

Most Londony event ever.
Week In Geek: 7-13 September 2015

Week In Geek: 7-13 September 2015

London events with an intellectual flavour.
Fortean London: Abuses Of Enchantment And Hailing Eris

Fortean London: Abuses Of Enchantment And Hailing Eris

Featuring crows, Edward Snowden and Dirty Dicks.
Fortean London April 2014: Poltergeists, UFOs And Easter

Fortean London April 2014: Poltergeists, UFOs And Easter

Talks about paranormal and legendary London events.
Find Out How Astronauts Stay Healthy At Royal Institution Christmas Lectures

Find Out How Astronauts Stay Healthy At Royal Institution Christmas Lectures

All about that space, 'bout that space.
Make Mine A Double At London Transport Museum's Friday Late

Make Mine A Double At London Transport Museum's Friday Late

Part of the Museums at Night festival.
Find Out How London's Docks Transformed The City

Find Out How London's Docks Transformed The City

Stories of pirates and plunder.
Secret London Season @ London Transport Museum

Secret London Season @ London Transport Museum

Aldwych station tours, an illustration prize, and Londonist's M@ on Ultimate Secret London.
Enjoy Late Night London At London Transport Museum's Friday Late

Enjoy Late Night London At London Transport Museum's Friday Late

The perfect way to see the museum's new Night Shift show.
Week In Geek: 31 August-6 September

Week In Geek: 31 August-6 September

London events for the curious of mind.
Week In Geek: 24-30 September 2012

Week In Geek: 24-30 September 2012

London events for people with curious minds.
The Mayor's Thames Festival 2013: Walks & Talks

The Mayor's Thames Festival 2013: Walks & Talks

Full programme announced.
Toby Jones, Mark Hix, Henry Holland: This Is SohoCreate 2016

Toby Jones, Mark Hix, Henry Holland: This Is SohoCreate 2016

Talks, workshops, parties and open house tours make up this year's festival.
Take A History Tour Of Alexandra Palace

Take A History Tour Of Alexandra Palace

Explore the historic north London complex.
Meet Londonist And Hear Top Thames Talks On HMS President

Meet Londonist And Hear Top Thames Talks On HMS President

We're all aboard HMS President this weekend.
Nerd Nite: The Most Eclectic Evening In Town

Nerd Nite: The Most Eclectic Evening In Town

Quantum mechanics, vintage tech and Nepalese family life.
10 Things We Learnt About The River At The Vision Of The Thames Forum

10 Things We Learnt About The River At The Vision Of The Thames Forum

Notes from a conference.
Ticket Alert: David Sedaris At Cadogan Hall

Ticket Alert: David Sedaris At Cadogan Hall

See one of America's best humourists live.
London Science Festival Returns With Engineering Focus

London Science Festival Returns With Engineering Focus

Plus, science of Sherlock and a science pub crawl.
London's Burning: Celebrate The Radical Side Of The City

London's Burning: Celebrate The Radical Side Of The City

Iain Sinclair and others on London's rebel side.
Week In Geek: 10-16 August 2015

Week In Geek: 10-16 August 2015

Your weekly roundup of intellectual events in London.
Discover The Scent And Spirit Of The City At London Transport Museum

Discover The Scent And Spirit Of The City At London Transport Museum

Indulge your senses at this adult-only after-hours talk and tasting.
Week In Geek: 3-9 August

Week In Geek: 3-9 August

London events for the curious.
Preview: LGBT History Month Events In London

Preview: LGBT History Month Events In London

Films, talks, art and walks in February.
FutureFest: Visions Of The World Yet To Come

FutureFest: Visions Of The World Yet To Come

Edward Snowden headlines a visionary festival.
Cockney Heritage Festival Comes To Tower Hamlets

Cockney Heritage Festival Comes To Tower Hamlets

Knees up, Mother Brown, etc
Asteroid Day: A Cosmic Warning With A Stellar Line-Up

Asteroid Day: A Cosmic Warning With A Stellar Line-Up

It's the end of the world as we know it...
Guardian Launches New Events Series

Guardian Launches New Events Series

New venue also on the cards.
Discover The Hidden History Of Dogs In The First World War

Discover The Hidden History Of Dogs In The First World War

Which breeds became unpopular and why?
Pedants Unite! Wikipedia Conference Opens Tomorrow

Pedants Unite! Wikipedia Conference Opens Tomorrow

Ready...set...cite sources.
Gossip, Smut And Debauchery At Hampton Court Palace

Gossip, Smut And Debauchery At Hampton Court Palace

Psst... hear the one about the dead medieval bishop?
Totally Thames: Join Us For Riverine Talks And Quizzing

Totally Thames: Join Us For Riverine Talks And Quizzing

Londonist Afloat, this September.
Explore Sexuality At Science Museum Lates

Explore Sexuality At Science Museum Lates

Free, adults-only entertainment in South Ken tonight.
War At The Guardian: UCL Lunch Hour Lectures On Tour

War At The Guardian: UCL Lunch Hour Lectures On Tour

Free talks on WWI.
Free Talks And Demos At The Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition

Free Talks And Demos At The Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition

Meet the people who found Richard III.
Local History Talks In St Pancras Old Church

Local History Talks In St Pancras Old Church

Learn some history, in one of London's most history-packed sites.
Thames Oddities: London Obsessives Share Curious Tales

Thames Oddities: London Obsessives Share Curious Tales

Join the good ship Londonist for Thames trivia.
Build A Minecraft London At Southbank Web Festival

Build A Minecraft London At Southbank Web Festival

Talks, debates, performances and gaming.
Week In Geek: 28 January-3 February 2013

Week In Geek: 28 January-3 February 2013

London events for people with curious minds.
Learn Something New This Summer At Bishopsgate Institute

Learn Something New This Summer At Bishopsgate Institute

Art, history, design, film and more.
Week In Geek: 6-12 July 2015

Week In Geek: 6-12 July 2015

The return of our sci/tech/engineering/med listings.
Go Behind The Scenes At Tower Bridge This Summer

Go Behind The Scenes At Tower Bridge This Summer

A series of Techie Talks reveal the inner workings of London's famous bridge
Talk: London's Alleyways And Passages @ London Transport Museum

Talk: London's Alleyways And Passages @ London Transport Museum

David Long and Matt Brown discuss back passages.
Preview: The Lost Lectures Return

Preview: The Lost Lectures Return

Hear from a tissue engineer, tree climber, war tweeter and fairground expert...on the same stage.
Week In Geek: 15-21 April 2013

Week In Geek: 15-21 April 2013

London events for people with curious minds.
Shop With The Stars At Fenwicks

Shop With The Stars At Fenwicks

Buy a jumper from Julian Fellowes.
Week In Geek: 1-7 April 2013

Week In Geek: 1-7 April 2013

London events for people with curious minds.
Pop Up Learning For Everyone At EnfieldThinks

Pop Up Learning For Everyone At EnfieldThinks

Featuring historical and geeky talks.
Londonist Afloat: Terrific Tales Of The Thames

Londonist Afloat: Terrific Tales Of The Thames

Alternative Thames talks on HMS President.
See Sadiq Speak

See Sadiq Speak

Mayoral candidate in conversation with New Statesman editor.
Discover The Scientific Secrets Of Doctor Who Tonight

Discover The Scientific Secrets Of Doctor Who Tonight

At Royal Observatory Greenwich.
The Art Of The Spin: V&A Talks Explore The World Of PR

The Art Of The Spin: V&A Talks Explore The World Of PR

Those in the know (hopefully) reveal all.
Discover The Simpsons' Mathematical Secrets

Discover The Simpsons' Mathematical Secrets

Simon Singh reveals all at the Southbank Centre.
UCL Lunch Hour Lectures Return For New Season

UCL Lunch Hour Lectures Return For New Season

Can animals count? How did Earth begin?
Royal Institution Explores Evolution, Philosophy And Doom

Royal Institution Explores Evolution, Philosophy And Doom

Public talks in the Mayfair hub.
Some Animals Are Just Dicks. Find Out Why

Some Animals Are Just Dicks. Find Out Why

Animal Showoff raises conservation funds.
The Lost Lectures: New Evenings Announced

The Lost Lectures: New Evenings Announced

Thought-provoking talks and acts in a mystery location.
Week In Geek: 24-30 August 2015

Week In Geek: 24-30 August 2015

London events for the curious of mind.
Street Art: Stik And Thierry Noir Paint Up Village Underground

Street Art: Stik And Thierry Noir Paint Up Village Underground

Berlin Wall artist decorates Shoreditch with help from Stik.
Try Bishopsgate Institute's Summer School Quiz

Try Bishopsgate Institute's Summer School Quiz

Specially set by tutors.
Week In Geek: 6-12 May 2013

Week In Geek: 6-12 May 2013

London events for people with curious minds.
Indulge In A Spot Of Full Frontal Nerdity

Indulge In A Spot Of Full Frontal Nerdity

The excellent Festival of the Spoken Nerd return to Bloomsbury.
Week In Geek: 7-13 January 2013

Week In Geek: 7-13 January 2013

London events for people with curious minds.
The Other Club

The Other Club

Talks, suppers and networking, for women, by women.
Robin Ince Leads London's Biggest Science Pub Quiz

Robin Ince Leads London's Biggest Science Pub Quiz

We speak to the comedian about new geek gig.
Ticket Alert: Nine Lessons And Carols For Godless People

Ticket Alert: Nine Lessons And Carols For Godless People

Annual Christmas shows are on sale.
Get Your Geek On As Comedy Night Returns

Get Your Geek On As Comedy Night Returns

From Pavlov's Dog to Henry's Cat: The Geekatorium is back.
Intellectual Pursuits: Salon London

Intellectual Pursuits: Salon London

Exploring London's regular meetups and intellectual events.
City Lit 2014: Out And About In London

City Lit 2014: Out And About In London

Venture outside and learn something new this summer.
Week In Geek: 25-31 March 2013

Week In Geek: 25-31 March 2013

London events for people with curious minds.
Listen To London Folklore As You Climb The Monument

Listen To London Folklore As You Climb The Monument

Adult storytelling for one night only.
Book Now: Night Walking Talk With Matthew Beaumont At London Transport Museum

Book Now: Night Walking Talk With Matthew Beaumont At London Transport Museum

Enjoy an evening with the author.
Week In Geek: 11-17 March 2013

Week In Geek: 11-17 March 2013

London events for people with curious minds.
Put Some Science Into Your Christmas

Put Some Science Into Your Christmas

Get tickets for Robin Ince's new version of the Godless shows.
Week In Geek: 15-21 October 2012

Week In Geek: 15-21 October 2012

London events for people with curious minds.
What London Drinks Would You Pair With Insects?

What London Drinks Would You Pair With Insects?

Gin and grasshopper, anyone?
Celebrate Martin Luther King, Nelson Mandela And Malala Yousafzai

Celebrate Martin Luther King, Nelson Mandela And Malala Yousafzai

Three events at Southbank Centre.
Birth Of British Democracy Celebrations Unveiled

Birth Of British Democracy Celebrations Unveiled

From the Magna Carta to the BBC.
Why Don't Animals Have Wheels?

Why Don't Animals Have Wheels?

And other peculiar questions answered at the RI.
Week In Geek: 29 October-4 November 2012

Week In Geek: 29 October-4 November 2012

London events for people with curious minds.
Week In Geek: 4-10 February 2013

Week In Geek: 4-10 February 2013

London events for people with curious minds.
Inside Out Festival: Great Ideas For Curious Minds

Inside Out Festival: Great Ideas For Curious Minds

Celebrating the culture from London's universities.
Talk Preview: The Sunday Assembly @ The Nave

Talk Preview: The Sunday Assembly @ The Nave

A godless congregation with excellent speakers.
Dive Into The Thames' Past With Greenwich FROGs

Dive Into The Thames' Past With Greenwich FROGs

Free talks gives insight into archaeology work.
Royal Society's Summer Science Exhibition Returns

Royal Society's Summer Science Exhibition Returns

Control a computer with your brain.
Historic Punch: Resurrecting The Georgian Salon

Historic Punch: Resurrecting The Georgian Salon

Get tickets for a macabre talk...with gin.
Troublemakers? Bishopsgate Institute Explores Protest

Troublemakers? Bishopsgate Institute Explores Protest

Talks and walks in May.
Week In Geek: 29 April-5 May 2013

Week In Geek: 29 April-5 May 2013

London events for people with curious minds.
The Lost Lectures Return, With Ruby Wax In A Boxing Ring

The Lost Lectures Return, With Ruby Wax In A Boxing Ring

Plus a pickpocket, feminist, neuroscientist, and cat cafe owner.
Immigrant Diaries: How To Pakora Lunch

Immigrant Diaries: How To Pakora Lunch

Shared stories at Southbank Centre.
Week In Geek: 22-28 April 2013

Week In Geek: 22-28 April 2013

London events for people with curious minds.
Meet Britain's First Astronaut In London On Thursday

Meet Britain's First Astronaut In London On Thursday

Put your questions to Helen Sharman.
Buses, Books And Bar Snacks At London Transport Museum

Buses, Books And Bar Snacks At London Transport Museum

Year of the Bus begins.
Week In Geek: 18-24 March 2013

Week In Geek: 18-24 March 2013

London events for people with curious minds.
Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition

Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition

5 reasons to visit the Royal Society this week.
Bishopsgate Institute: New Courses Celebrate 120 Years Of Learning

Bishopsgate Institute: New Courses Celebrate 120 Years Of Learning

East End villainy, war and the tube as an artform.
Review: Grayson Perry In Conversation With Will Self

Review: Grayson Perry In Conversation With Will Self

Tickets For Boring Conference On Sale Friday

Tickets For Boring Conference On Sale Friday

Ordinary topics, popular day.
Week In Geek: 20-26 May 2013

Week In Geek: 20-26 May 2013

London events for people with curious minds.
Week In Geek: 11-17 February 2013

Week In Geek: 11-17 February 2013

London events for people with curious minds.
Week In Geek: 5-11 November 2012

Week In Geek: 5-11 November 2012

London events for people with curious minds.
Preview: The Lost Lectures

Preview: The Lost Lectures

Enchanting talks in secret locations.
Week In Geek: 18-24 February 2013

Week In Geek: 18-24 February 2013

London events for people with curious minds.
Week In Geek: 8-14 April 2013

Week In Geek: 8-14 April 2013

London events for people with curious minds.
Tour The National Physical Laboratory

Tour The National Physical Laboratory

Open House at the Teddington science centre.
Week In Geek: 22-28 October 2012

Week In Geek: 22-28 October 2012

London events for people with curious minds.
Week In Geek: 12-18 November 2012

Week In Geek: 12-18 November 2012

London events for people with curious minds.
It's...Monty Python's Geeky Pub Quiz

It's...Monty Python's Geeky Pub Quiz

Laden, or unladen?
Imperial Festival Overflows With Scientific Wonders

Imperial Festival Overflows With Scientific Wonders

Geeky fun for all the family.
Festivals Of Feminism: Speakers And On Stage

Festivals Of Feminism: Speakers And On Stage

Comedy, theatre, talks, puppets.
Week In Geek: 25 February-3 March 2013

Week In Geek: 25 February-3 March 2013

London events for people with curious minds.
Encounters: Art Meets Science At The British Library

Encounters: Art Meets Science At The British Library

The BL teams up with its arty neighbour to put on an exhibition.
Week In Geek: 4-10 March 2013

Week In Geek: 4-10 March 2013

London events for people with curious minds.
Brains At The Ready For The Battle of Ideas

Brains At The Ready For The Battle of Ideas

Debates range from robots to selfies and big data to ISIS.
Debate Football, Feminism And Housing With Guardian Writers

Debate Football, Feminism And Housing With Guardian Writers

Five talks linked with National Theatre productions.
Londonist Talks: Get Day Passes For The Dazzle Ship

Londonist Talks: Get Day Passes For The Dazzle Ship

Geek out with Londonist for less. On a boat!
Helen Keen's Spacetacular! An Evening Of Comedy, Science And Tin Foil

Helen Keen's Spacetacular! An Evening Of Comedy, Science And Tin Foil

Get earlybird tickets for an out-of-this-world show.
Dickens 2012: Walks, Talks, Screenings And More

Dickens 2012: Walks, Talks, Screenings And More

It was the best of times (if you like Dickens), it was the worst of times (if you despise Dickens).
Week In Geek: 3-9 October 2011

Week In Geek: 3-9 October 2011

Martians, movies and Meccano; events for Londoners with inquiring minds.
UCL Lunch Hour Lectures Return

UCL Lunch Hour Lectures Return

Learn about Medieval sex and the importance of rap.
Ticket Offer: Culture, Catwalks And Cocktails At Stylist Live

Ticket Offer: Culture, Catwalks And Cocktails At Stylist Live

Hosted by Edith Bowman and Dawn O'Porter.
Join The Discussion About Democracy At Parliament Week

Join The Discussion About Democracy At Parliament Week

Politics can be cool.
Preview: The Lost Lectures @ A Mystery Venue

Preview: The Lost Lectures @ A Mystery Venue

Secret Cinema meets TED talks, in a secret London location.
Week In Geek: 10-16 October 2011

Week In Geek: 10-16 October 2011

Events for Londoners with curious minds.
Week In Geek: 8-14 August 2011

Week In Geek: 8-14 August 2011

Events for Londoners with curious minds.
How Far Have We Come Since Magna Carta?

How Far Have We Come Since Magna Carta?

An alternative celebration of the landmark charter.
TEDxAlbertopolis: A Tale Of Two Cultures

TEDxAlbertopolis: A Tale Of Two Cultures

Science meets art for a thoughtful afternoon at the Royal Albert Hall.
London At War: Events Through May

London At War: Events Through May

Talks, walks and workshops on the two world wars.
New Season Of Gresham Lectures To Begin

New Season Of Gresham Lectures To Begin

Free talks on all subjects.
Week In Geek: 8-14 October 2012

Week In Geek: 8-14 October 2012

London events for people with curious minds.
Author, Poets And Comedians Head For Wimbledon

Author, Poets And Comedians Head For Wimbledon

BookFest is back.
Week In Geek: 1-7 October 2012

Week In Geek: 1-7 October 2012

London events for people with curious minds.
Sci-Fi Classics Screened At The Royal Observatory's Alien Season

Sci-Fi Classics Screened At The Royal Observatory's Alien Season

War of the Worlds, It Came From Outer Space and This Island Earth.
Explore The History Of Cycling In London

Explore The History Of Cycling In London

A two-wheeled tour through the capital's history, in Clerkenwell.
Lost Lectures: More Curious Talks In A Mystery Location

Lost Lectures: More Curious Talks In A Mystery Location

Like the lovechild of TED and Secret Cinema.
GeekyScience: A New Forum For...Geeky Science

GeekyScience: A New Forum For...Geeky Science

First up, evolution.
The Voice: A Free Late Night Event At Wellcome Collection

The Voice: A Free Late Night Event At Wellcome Collection

Pattering, chattering, squawking and singing (sponsored post).
Comedy Connoisseurs' Favourite Podcast Comes To Soho Theatre

Comedy Connoisseurs' Favourite Podcast Comes To Soho Theatre

ComComPod closes in on West End.
Preview: Inside Out Festival

Preview: Inside Out Festival

Talks, exhibitions and performances out of London's universities.
Set And Score Your Career Goals With Workfest

Set And Score Your Career Goals With Workfest

Spice up your work life.
Enjoy Top Talent At This Year's Hampstead Arts Festival

Enjoy Top Talent At This Year's Hampstead Arts Festival

Hear concerts and talks in gorgeous venues.
Santa's Lap: Architectural Tours Of The Thames

Santa's Lap: Architectural Tours Of The Thames

A sunset cruise with mulled wine.
Talk: Recent London Archaeology @ Walbrook Building

Talk: Recent London Archaeology @ Walbrook Building

A breakfast talk about recent digs around the city.
Discover Local London: The Step @ Bowes Park

Discover Local London: The Step @ Bowes Park

A cafe, bar and gallery filled with local and London love.
Week In Geek: 10-16 December 2012

Week In Geek: 10-16 December 2012

London events for people with curious minds.
Week In Geek: 3-9 December 2012

Week In Geek: 3-9 December 2012

London events for people with curious minds.
New Fashion & Cinema Series Features Audrey Hepburn

New Fashion & Cinema Series Features Audrey Hepburn

With screenings and seminars at Cine Lumiere and the V&A
Observer Ideas: "Best And Brightest Thinkers" Converge

Observer Ideas: "Best And Brightest Thinkers" Converge

A bit like TED, really.
Celebrate Women Of The World @ Southbank Centre

Celebrate Women Of The World @ Southbank Centre

Three days of talks, music, comedy, film and debates.
SpaceUp, For Anyone Who Dreams Of The Stars

SpaceUp, For Anyone Who Dreams Of The Stars

If you love space exploration, head to King's Cross.
Ticket Alert: Dr Johnson's Georgian Jamboree

Ticket Alert: Dr Johnson's Georgian Jamboree

Make like it's 1759 in the lexicographer's house.
CryptoFestival: Solve Your Internet Paranoias

CryptoFestival: Solve Your Internet Paranoias

London event looks at how to be secure online.
Get Your Hands On Some Armour This Weekend

Get Your Hands On Some Armour This Weekend

Metallic-ahh.
Take A Medical Journey Through Life At The Science Museum

Take A Medical Journey Through Life At The Science Museum

Meet the scientists who are working on the frontiers of medicine, health and wellbeing.
Royal Institution Could Sell Its Building

Royal Institution Could Sell Its Building

Historic Mayfair venue hits a financial wall.
Preview: LSE Space For Thought Literary Festival 2013

Preview: LSE Space For Thought Literary Festival 2013

Thought provoking events with guests including Pat Barker, John Finnemore and Ken Livingstone.
Just In Case You Missed Our Terrific Thames Talks This Weekend

Just In Case You Missed Our Terrific Thames Talks This Weekend

Listen to the song Nigel of Bermondsey made for us.
Hack Circus: Time Travel Live

Hack Circus: Time Travel Live

New geek event in King's Cross.
New Events At Bethlem Hospital Museum

New Events At Bethlem Hospital Museum

Learn about the history of Bedlam.
UCL's Lunch Hour Lectures Go On Tour

UCL's Lunch Hour Lectures Go On Tour

Learn something with your sarnies.
St Paul's Forums: How To Change The World

St Paul's Forums: How To Change The World

Top speakers, free, under the dome.
Two Talks: Blogging London And Underground London

Two Talks: Blogging London And Underground London

London's bloggers and Tube experts in two must-see talks.
Seriously Staked: A Vampire Symposium In New Cross

Seriously Staked: A Vampire Symposium In New Cross

Debate the enduring myth.
London At The Library: Explore The City Above And Below

London At The Library: Explore The City Above And Below

Two London-themed talks for the geographically curious.
Kew Gardens Announces New Season Of Lectures

Kew Gardens Announces New Season Of Lectures

Astronaut Michael Foale launches a new lecture series.
Starship London: From Docklands To The Stars

Starship London: From Docklands To The Stars

Help design a starship.
Change: How? Talks, Walks, Comedy And Debate On Changing Society

Change: How? Talks, Walks, Comedy And Debate On Changing Society

Want to make the world a better place? Join the club.
Go Contemplate The Nature Of Consciousness

Go Contemplate The Nature Of Consciousness

A panel of seven debate the possibilities.
Architecture Meets Magic At The Royal Academy

Architecture Meets Magic At The Royal Academy

Performance and discussion to accompany installation "Same old, same old".
Architecture Foundation Debates The Clash Of Culture And Commerce

Architecture Foundation Debates The Clash Of Culture And Commerce

The inexorable rise of the private public space.
Preview: Timekeeping @ Petrie Museum

Preview: Timekeeping @ Petrie Museum

A talk about time, Botox and apocalypse movies.
Let The Battle Of Ideas Commence

Let The Battle Of Ideas Commence

Weekend of debates at the Barbican.
Preview: 'Big Ideas' Talks @ The Wheatsheaf

Preview: 'Big Ideas' Talks @ The Wheatsheaf

A Celebration Of Speakers' Corner

A Celebration Of Speakers' Corner

Bishopsgate Institute event celebrates the shouty space.
Razorlight Frontman Johnny Borrell Talks About Real Tennis

Razorlight Frontman Johnny Borrell Talks About Real Tennis

File under 'never saw that one coming'.
London Transport Museum Events: Thames Tunnel and Wartime Travel

London Transport Museum Events: Thames Tunnel and Wartime Travel

Two upcoming talks at London Transport Museum peer into the capital's past. Learn more about the Brunel Thames Tunnel and how transport kept going in WWII.
50th Anniversary Talks At The National Theatre

50th Anniversary Talks At The National Theatre

See Alan Bennett, Rory Kinnear, Imelda Staunton, Marianne Elliot and more.
Cosmetics And Christmas Trees: New Talks At Royal Society of Chemistry

Cosmetics And Christmas Trees: New Talks At Royal Society of Chemistry

And how do we feed 9 billion people?
London Fictions And Tudor London: A Night Of Capital Discussion

London Fictions And Tudor London: A Night Of Capital Discussion

Bishopsgate Institute and London Historians offer rival London-themed events in Spitalfields.
Curious City: London-Themed Film And Chat In A City Church

Curious City: London-Themed Film And Chat In A City Church

Mark Mason talks the walk, and Marc Isaacs screens Men of the City.
Preview: Battle Of Ideas @ The Barbican

Preview: Battle Of Ideas @ The Barbican

Mass debate takes on the big ideas of the age.
Join In With Songs And Stories About London

Join In With Songs And Stories About London

A family-friendly trip down the Thames.
Preview: Jugular - Where Art Meets Science

Preview: Jugular - Where Art Meets Science

All singing-all dancing-all experimenting variety show.
Matchwomen's Festival Celebrates Brave East End Workers

Matchwomen's Festival Celebrates Brave East End Workers

125th Anniversary of the strike that changed the world.
X&Y: New Theatre Show From The Science Museum

X&Y: New Theatre Show From The Science Museum

2 mathematicians + 1 stage = ?
Little Big Peace Event Returns to Streatham

Little Big Peace Event Returns to Streatham

The eclectic festival includes concerts, workshops, film screenings and more.
Why Don’t Creationists Just Shut Up?

Why Don’t Creationists Just Shut Up?

Salon Talks: Future City, Future Tastes, Future You

Salon Talks: Future City, Future Tastes, Future You

Three nights exploring the world in 2062.
Talk: A Passion For Packaging

Talk: A Passion For Packaging

Robert Opie discusses 50 years of collecting packaging.
Imperial College Hosts Behind The Scenes Tours

Imperial College Hosts Behind The Scenes Tours

Some of the world's cleverest people explain how stuff works in ways we can all understand.
Imperial Fringe: Science And Identity In Wood Lane

Imperial Fringe: Science And Identity In Wood Lane

Find out what makes you, at Imperial's new campus.
Get Political With Southbank Centre Talks

Get Political With Southbank Centre Talks

Policing, Occupy, jilted generations.
Explore Shakespeare's London At LMA

Explore Shakespeare's London At LMA

To the library!
New Big Ideas Events: Weighty Debates In A Pub

New Big Ideas Events: Weighty Debates In A Pub

It's the week of intellectual debate announcements. Following on from the Future Human discussion about data journalism and the upcoming TEDxObserver, the new line-up of Big Ideas evenings has been revealed.
Richard Curtis Among Screenwriter Lecturers At BFI And BAFTA

Richard Curtis Among Screenwriter Lecturers At BFI And BAFTA

Five film talks in September.
Sense And The City Events @ London Transport Museum

Sense And The City Events @ London Transport Museum

Futuristic and fascinating events plus the merest whiff of news about a forthcoming photo project...
Preview: Propaganda And Attack At London Transport Museum

Preview: Propaganda And Attack At London Transport Museum

A series of events at London Transport Museum brings home the realities - and the propaganda - of the Blitz.
Richard Dawkins Talks About His New Book In Diverse Places

Richard Dawkins Talks About His New Book In Diverse Places

(Mostly) Free Arts Festival: Summer's Young at Ovalhouse

(Mostly) Free Arts Festival: Summer's Young at Ovalhouse

The kids are alright.
Explore Human Limits @ Wellcome Collection

Explore Human Limits @ Wellcome Collection

A fascinating symposium about the possibilities of human bodies and minds (sponsored post).
Preview: TedxObserver @ Kings Place

Preview: TedxObserver @ Kings Place

Great thinkers, cunning innovators, inspirational heroes, and Goldie take to the stage for a day of intellectual stimulation at TEDxObserver.
Fossil Free Europe Tour: Speakers, Music And Maths

Fossil Free Europe Tour: Speakers, Music And Maths

Climate crisis activism at the Troxy.
New Intelligence Squared Debates Announced

New Intelligence Squared Debates Announced

Preview: Garden Court Human Rights Film Festival

Preview: Garden Court Human Rights Film Festival

Six screenings dealing with social unrest.
Tonight: The Last Science Showoff At The Wilmington Arms

Tonight: The Last Science Showoff At The Wilmington Arms

Geeky comedy as 10 science bods share their passions, in a pub.
Preview: IQ2 Debates Pull In Big Names

Preview: IQ2 Debates Pull In Big Names

James Watson, Brian Cox, Werner Herzog, Richard Holmes, Colin Pillinger...wow.
TONIGHT: Iain Sinclair In Conversation

TONIGHT: Iain Sinclair In Conversation

Chance to see one of London's most respected authors for free.
Monarchy And Republicanism Season @ Bishopsgate Institute

Monarchy And Republicanism Season @ Bishopsgate Institute

Long live the Queen/off with her head...
Story Of London Festival: Week 1 Highlights

Story Of London Festival: Week 1 Highlights

Lecture Preview: Legends Behind The Corpse Of Jeremy Bentham

Lecture Preview: Legends Behind The Corpse Of Jeremy Bentham

Preview: Corrupt London @ Bishopsgate Institute

Preview: Corrupt London @ Bishopsgate Institute

Preview: The Queen Mary Olympics Lectures 2010

Preview: The Queen Mary Olympics Lectures 2010

Update: Future City Debates At The British Library

Update: Future City Debates At The British Library

Preview: London's Burning @ Housmans Bookshop

Preview: London's Burning @ Housmans Bookshop

Free Tonight?

Free Tonight?

Talk @ British Museum: Lewis Chessmen

Talk @ British Museum: Lewis Chessmen

Preview: Sylvia Plath Revisited

Preview: Sylvia Plath Revisited

Preview: Iain Sinclair and Stewart Home @ ICA

Preview: Iain Sinclair and Stewart Home @ ICA

Ditch the boxset and take a unique course at the British Library

Ditch the boxset and take a unique course at the British Library

Time to try something new.
Learn All About London At Bishopsgate Institute

Learn All About London At Bishopsgate Institute

Evil men and disco divas.
What Lies Ahead For Families Worldwide?

What Lies Ahead For Families Worldwide?

Check out the first UN families event.
Can We Ever Solve London's Air Pollution Problem?

Can We Ever Solve London's Air Pollution Problem?

Is London's pollution problem unsolvable?
Special Events Across The City For The First Ever London History Day

Special Events Across The City For The First Ever London History Day

A chance to dress up as your favourite Londoner too.
Learn How The Grown-Up Enid Blyton Books Were Made

Learn How The Grown-Up Enid Blyton Books Were Made

Big kids should head to Literature Week
Photos Inside Recreated Banned Caravan Club

Photos Inside Recreated Banned Caravan Club

Described itself as "the most unconventional place in town”.
What Does An Increased Cyber Threat Mean For London?

What Does An Increased Cyber Threat Mean For London?

From cyber-threats to extreme weather.
The Museum of Dark Places: London's hidden secrets

The Museum of Dark Places: London's hidden secrets

Where the illicit comes to life...
Join us for a debate about the myth and misogyny of Jack the Ripper

Join us for a debate about the myth and misogyny of Jack the Ripper

Join Londonist to discuss the myth of the East End's serial killer.
Go Behind The Scenes Of London's Supreme Court

Go Behind The Scenes Of London's Supreme Court

Expert-led tours.
Should we declare London a National Park City?

Should we declare London a National Park City?

London is greener than you might imagine. Find out more at this Southbank event.
Our Quiz On A Boat Is Back

Our Quiz On A Boat Is Back

How much do you know about the Thames? Come to our floating quiz.
Learn A New Skill Over Summer – From Jiving To Lost Languages

Learn A New Skill Over Summer – From Jiving To Lost Languages

Use this summer to learn a new skill.
Brexit Talk Tonight

Brexit Talk Tonight

Join AC Grayling, London independence campaigners and more.
12 Great Londoners You Should Know About

12 Great Londoners You Should Know About

A talk and quiz about great Londoners.
Robots, Spacecraft And Space Junk Air Hockey

Robots, Spacecraft And Space Junk Air Hockey

Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition is back
Food Science Mythbusting... In A Pub

Food Science Mythbusting... In A Pub

And have a couple of pints while you're at it.
Is There Such Thing As An 'Outsider' In London?

Is There Such Thing As An 'Outsider' In London?

Walking the streets is like travelling the globe, says writer.
Preview: Barry Miles And Tony Elliott Talk Counter-Culture London

Preview: Barry Miles And Tony Elliott Talk Counter-Culture London

Last Minute Listing: Crisis Talk @ The Counting House

Last Minute Listing: Crisis Talk @ The Counting House

Free Tonight?...Part 2

Free Tonight?...Part 2

Art Of The Poster: There's More

Art Of The Poster: There's More