Best Of Londonist: 14 January 2018

Your Sunday morning best of Londonist weekly round-up.

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

Prepare to get hot under the collar.


The Best Bakeries for Ordering Birthday Cakes

Fascinating


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

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


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

Includes filthy language from yesteryear.


9 London Museums You Probably Didn't Know About

Including London's most central museum.


London's Italian Street: Sicilian Avenue

Apparently it was London's first purpose-built pedestrianised street.


The Soho Toilet With an Unlikely Secret

Far from bog standard.


When a Wave Killed 35 Londoners on Isle of Dogs

A bizarre historic tragedy from the Isle of Dogs


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?


Crossrail Stations: Rebranded

From now on Romford shall be known as... ROMFORD.


Do a Dinosaur Sleepover at Natural History Museum

There's even a 'basecamp'.


Booze-Free London: The Best Non-Alcoholic Cocktails Around

Banish the booze.


Lowry and Lucian Freud Paintings Are Hidden Away Just Off Tottenham Court Road

One for all the art lovers.


The Curious Incident of the Dog on the Northern Line

Two tales of canine adventure.


Where to Eat in London if You're Vegetarian

Meat-free and magnificent


Our Guide to London's Best Polish Restaurants

Plenty of pierogi.


Looking for a Pre-Theatre Bite?

Check out our favourite theatre menus


Food Review: Draft House's Vegan Options

Goodness gracious this food is great and greasy


This Is What You Can Do With One Old Car Park and a Lot of Imagination

Food, art and more to be found within.


These People Want to Put Parliament on the Woolwich Ferry

But not in Woolwich.


Join in With This Ingmar Bergman Centenary Celebration

The BFI Southbank is screening three months of Ingman Bergman films


Kids Get to Drive the DLR Every Time at Mudlarks Gallery

Under 8s will love this gallery.


Driving the Crossrail Simulator

Incredibly detailed.


When Robbers Stole Hundreds of Teeth From Central London

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


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

The grandeur of railway station hotels, immortalised


How Islington Council Helped to Define Whisky

That's the spirit.


Theatre Review: Into the Numbers at Finborough Theatre

Not a fun watch, but an important one.


Theatre Review: Bananaman the Musical

Retaining the original cartoon-like quality.


A Bit of Medieval London That No One Notices

A bit of medieval London that few ever notice.


Bethnal Green Tube Disaster Has a Striking New Memorial

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


Taylor Swift Condescends to Visit a North London Kebab Shop in New Music Video

We don't deserve you Tay Tay.