Celebrate London’s LGBT+ community with everything from live music and film screenings, to art exhibitions and historical tours, at the many Pride in London events this June and July. Among these LGBT events, you’ll find specific themed lesbian events, gay events and trans events, but most events are open to all to attend.
Plan which Pride in London 2017 events to go to below.
Queer British Art 1861-19675 Apr-1 Oct, 10am-10pm, Tate Britain, Westminster, SW1P 4RG, £16.50/£14.50 concessions
See the first exhibition dedicated to queer British art at Tate Britain, marking the 50th anniversary of the partial decriminalisation of male homosexuality in England and Wales. Explore works from 1861–1967 relating to lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and queer identities.Read More
Desire, Love, Identity
11 May-15 Oct, The British Museum, Great Russell St, Bloomsbury, WC1B 3DG, free-£5
Follow a trail, join a discussion or take part in a workshop in series of events discovering LGBT+ artifacts and stories in the British Museum.Read More
In Visible Ink Exhibition
23 Jun-21 Sep, 9.30am-10pm, National Theatre, South Bank, SE1 9PX, free
See this exhibition tracing some of the political, social and cultural events and stories that have impacted the LGBT+ community over the past 25 years.Read More
Angels In America
24 Jun-19 Aug, 7pm-10.30pm (some 1pm matinees), National Theatre, South Bank, SE1 9PX, from £20
Experience the National Theatre's five-star production as part of the Pride in London two week festival.Read More
He Shoots! He Scores!
5 Jul-6 Aug, 7.30pm, Above The Stag Theatre, 17 Miles Street, SW8 1RZ, £12-£20
Step inside the locker room in this rude, romantic and rib-tickling new musical comedy about life and love on and off the pitch in London’s worst gay football team.Read More
Summer In London8-29 Jul, matinees: 2.30pm, evening shows: 7.30pm, Theatre Royal Stratford East, E15 1BN, £8-£25
Laugh out loud at a hilarious new romcom set in London, written and directed by Rikki Beadle-Blair and brought vividly to life with stunning visuals, a dynamic soundtrack and a vibrant cast of transgender actors.Read More