Things To Do This Weekend

Updated Friday 22 July 2016

There are so many things to see and do in London every day. Here is our pick of the best things to do in London this weekend, including hot new shows, exhibitions and family events.

What’s On This Saturday

Edmund Clark: War of Terror at the Imperial War Museum London

Artist-photographer Edmund Clark reveals the controversial methods used by states to protect their citizens against terrorism in this fascinating exhibition. See inside the US military detention facilities at Guantanamo Bay and glimpse into the house of a man living in the UK under a Home Office control order. 28 Jul-28 Aug. Read more

Prudential RideLondon

Get on your bike for the world’s greatest festival of cycling, featuring three days of nail-biting races and competitions. On Saturday 30 July, people of all ages can cycle on traffic-free roads in Central London as part of the RideLondon FreeCycle. The route passes world-famous landmarks, including Buckingham Palace, Houses of Parliament and St Paul’s. There will also be several Festival Zones, abuzz with bike-based fun and activities. 29-31 Jul. Read more

 

What's On This Sunday

Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone’s 15th Anniversary

Go behind the scenes of the first-ever Harry Potter film, as Warner Bros. Studio Tour London – The Making of Harry Potter marks the 15th anniversary of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone with a range of special features. See the authentic props, costumes and sets on the tour of the studios where all eight Harry Potter movies were made. Fans of the Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone movie can learn about the different techniques used to make the giant chess pieces move, animate the three-headed dog and create the dangerous Devil’s Snare. Until 5 Sep. Read more

 

BeachEast at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Pack your bucket and spade for a trip to Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park’s huge pop-up beach. Boasting 1,000 tonnes of sand spread across 2,200 sq metres, BeachEast is awash with beach bars, funfair rides, DJs and a paddling pool. Escape to the tropics without leaving London at this fun-filled beach! Until 4 Sep. Read more

This Week's Offers

Deal of the Week: Day Trips from London with Free Lunch

Book a day trip from London and enjoy a free lunch on selected trips. Book now

Merlin Attraction Pass 

Save up to £39.40 per person when you buy the Merlin Attraction Pass, which includes entry to four major attractions, including the Coca-Cola London Eye, the SEA LIFE London Aquarium, Madame Tussauds and Shrek's Adventure! London. Tickets from £55. Book now

Hop on Hop off Bus Tour

Buy a ticket for a 24-hour hop on hop off bus tour and get 24 hours for free. During this period, you can enjoy unlimited travel around London. Tickets also include a free walking tour and a boat ride on the river Thames. Book now