Top 10 London attractions

A trip to the capital wouldn't be complete without seeing the top 10 attractions in London. Visit now to enjoy these top things to do in London without the crowds.
An aerial view taken from one of the London Eye's pods, across to another, with the river Thames, Houses of Parliament and Big Ben in the background.
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From the modern London Eye to the historic Tower of London, the top 10 tourist attractions in London are a must-see on any London sightseeing trip. Even better, many London landmarks are free to visit. Use the London attractions map to find them all.

There are also plenty of kid-friendly places to visit in London. Get up close and personal with underwater creatures at SEALIFE London Aquarium or explore the Science Museum, London's interactive hub of science and technology. Both are perfect for fun family days out in London.

You could also soak up some culture at London museums, visit the Queen at Buckingham Palace, or take the perfect picture with Big Ben, just some of the many iconic places to go in London.

The top 10 free London attractions list is based on visitor numbers: start your sightseeing in London now with these popular spots. Book tickets with visitlondon.com for the top 10 bookable London attractions.

COVID-19: Attractions have now started to reopen with social distancing and other safety measures in place. Cycle or walk to these attractions where possible. Most attractions must be booked in advance, even if entrance is free.

If you're not yet able to visit London, check out attractions, online exhibitions and more activities to enjoy from home with the Virtually London guide.