Things to Do

Your comprehensive guide to the best things to do in London

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Alcoholic Architecture

A cloud so boozy you need a protective suit to walk through it

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Fountains in London

The capital is sprinkled with water features ready to refresh from every angle

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Storeys

Street food and drinking on the roof of the Beeb's old car park

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What's Your Poison?

Brave a pathology lab's drinks list and you may be pleasantly surprised

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A one or two night break at Grayshott Health Spa, Surrey

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Upcoming events in the capital

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London Triathlon

Feel like a champion at the London Triathlon held across the site of the 2012 Olympics

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Red Bull Air Race World Championship

The loud, fast and frankly terrifying Red Bull Air Race returns for 2015

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Camden Beach

Camden Beach returns with 900 square metres of pseudo-shoreline

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Music

Meltdown festival

The former Talking Head, David Byrne, takes over this year’s Meltdown festival

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Buckingham Palace Summer Opening

The State Rooms open annually while the Royal family is on their summer hols

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Notting Hill Carnival

You can be sure of dense crowds and a vibrant celebration of music, movement and masquerade over the August bank holiday

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Upcoming Time Out events

Silent Disco at Cutty Sark

Hit the deck and party on down at a silent disco at this world-famous ship on August 7, October 2 and December 4.Tickets are £29.99

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'Monument' powered by the Wiretapper App

Get ready because from July 14, technology and promenade theatre will collide to bring you an immersive street performance experience powered by a brand new app called Wiretapper.Tickets are £10 plus booking fee

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Heartbreak Hotel at The Jetty

Save up to 50% on tickets to this immersive theatre experience at The Jetty.Tickets from £10 (plus booking fee)

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A Summer Shindig at Hornsey Town Hall

On August 15, Time Out will take over this characterful building to bring you one hell of a summer party. Old Dirty Brasstards will be playing live, DJs will be spinning tunes and food and drink will be flowing.Tickets £10

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London's cultural highlights

Museums

Top 10 museums in London

Overwhelmed by the many museums in London? Here's where to start

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London's top attractions

Be sure to tick off London's biggest and best attractions

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Exhibitions in London

See what London's best museums and galleries have got on show

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Things to do with the kids

Kids

Top 10 kids activities this week

Nobody can pluck fun out of thin air – here's a little help

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Museums

Top 10 museums for kids

Most of London's museums go out of their way to entertain little ones

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Harry Potter in London: tours, walks and more

If you're visiting London, here's how you can go from muggle to wizard for the day

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Walks and tours in London

Discover London's best bits by foot

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London area guides

Explore the colourful and varied neighbourhoods of the city

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Sport and fitness

Sport and fitness in London

Even burning fat and pumping iron can be fun in the capital

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