Best Of Londonist: 14 January 2018

Your Sunday morning best of Londonist weekly round-up.

A Hidden Museum Next to a Bridge Over One of London's Busiest Streets

Don't miss the secret bridge.


9 London Museums You Probably Didn't Know About

Including one that does an excellent afternoon tea.


A Bit of Medieval London That No One Notices

13th century survivor.


Why the Woolwich Ferry Is the Answer to Westminster's Massive Problem

But not in Woolwich.


London History: When 35 Londoners Were Killed by a Giant Wave

Forgotten tragedy near Canary Wharf that killed 35


Hungry for Knowledge? This Handy Subscription Service Grants You Access to as Many Talks as You'd Like

All-you-can-eat knowledge.


London's Worst Tube Disaster Now Marked by Poignant Memorial

It was the UK's worst civilian tragedy of World War II


"Only the Most Curious People Find Us" - Inside London's Most Wondrous Toy Shop

Hamleys isn't in the same league as this place.


London's Italian Street: Sicilian Avenue

Less Sicily, more Pompeii


Watch Award-Winning Films With Richard Ayoade

The BFI Southbank is screening three months of Ingman Bergman films


The Best Bakeries for Ordering an Impressive Birthday Cake in London

Need to get a cake for Carol from accounts?


The Soho Toilet With an Unlikely Secret

Far from bog standard.


The Former Car Park That Has Transformed Into Peckham's Creative Hub

You can even get a haircut.


Nudity and Infidelity: London's Raciest Paintings and Where to Find Them

The sheer smut of it all


Crossrail Stations: Rebranded

Take heed, estate agents


Taylor Swift Went to a Kentish Town Kebab Shop

Also does the traditional British thing by flinging a pint aloft.


Inside the Little-Known Building Where the Government Stashes Its Art

One for all the art lovers.


What It Like at a Natural History Museum Sleepover?

Because dinosaurs never get old.


Love a Meat-Free Meal? Here Are 12 Vegetarian-Friendly Restaurants You Should Definitely Visit

Meat-free and magnificent


Where to Enjoy Alcohol-Free Cocktails in London

We love liquor-less London.


In Pictures: No Trousers on the Tube Day 2018

Were you brave enough to take part?


This Cantonese Canteen Feels Like Something Out of Blade Runner

Have you visited this Cantonese canteen?


The Curious Incident of the Dog on the Northern Line

Two tales of canine adventure.


A Wild Boy, Children's Graves and Torture Mansions: Secrets of Kensington Palace and Gardens

Includes filthy language from yesteryear.


London's Best Polish Restaurants: Where to Find Them and What to Expect

North, south, east and west.


Pre-Theatre Dining Doesn't Have to Bankrupt You - Here's Our Selection of the Best

You don't want to have a grumbly stomach throughout the play


Kids Get to Drive the DLR Every Time at Mudlarks Gallery

Nautical-themed fun.


London Reacts to Being Snubbed by Donald Trump

Who are you calling an "off location"?


When Robbers Stole Hundreds of Teeth From Central London

The tooth, the whole tooth and nothing but the tooth.


Behind the Scenes at the Restoration of Big Ben and the Elizabeth Tower

One of the city's most recognisable landmarks has fallen silent


Draft House Proves That Vegan Doesn't Have to Mean Healthy (And That's a Good Thing)

Satisfying stuff.


We Had a Go Driving the Crossrail Simulator

Incredibly detailed.


Theatre Review: Into the Numbers at Finborough Theatre

Not a fun watch, but an important one.


Islington's Surprising Whisky History

Islington played a surprising role in the history of whisky


EastEnders Meets Clockwork Orange... In Islington

A fetid, ash-tray-gobbed fireworks display of a play.


Bananaman Is Back in a Side-Splitting New Musical

No need to know the backstory.