Things to do in London

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    Tower Bridge

    Tower Bridge

    Ranked #1 overall in London things to do
    660 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Entertainment, Historic Site, Bridge, Landmark, Popular
    Popular withHistoryAdventureFamilies

    If you’ve waited your whole life to visit London then this is a must-see. But like the Eiffel Tower the irony is that once you’re on it you lose what ...

  • 2
    Big Ben

    Big Ben

    Ranked #2 overall in London things to do
    550 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Landmark, Popular
    Popular withHistoryFamiliesArtsy

    I was pretty bummed when I went to London for the first time on a double decker bus only to find Big Ben was covered up and under construction. I ...

  • 3
    Trafalgar Square

    Trafalgar Square

    Ranked #3 overall in London things to do
    444 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Outdoors, Plaza
    Popular withHistoryFamiliesStudents

    Famous from the pigeons to the National Gallery! And the current “art” work on the 4th plinth and not far from Leicester Square with cinemas and clubs. The crypt of ...

  • 4
    Tower of London

    Tower of London

    Ranked #4 overall in London things to do
    379 reviews
    Sights and Museums, History Museum, Historic Site, Landmark, Castle or Palace, Popular
    Popular withHistoryFamilies

    I learned so much about the history of the British monarchs and the Tower of London. Definitely recommend

  • 5
    Buckingham Palace

    Buckingham Palace

    Ranked #5 overall in London things to do
    393 reviews
    Sights and Museums, History Museum, Historic Site, Landmark, Castle or Palace, Popular
    Popular withHistoryFamiliesArtsy

    Go watch the changing of the guard. Get there early as it fills up with people about an hour in advance.

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    The British Museum

    The British Museum

    Ranked #6 overall in London things to do
    347 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Art Museum, History Museum, Historic Site, Popular
    Popular withHistoryFamiliesArtsy

    I would highly recommend paying a visit to the British museum! It’s free, first of all, and second has some really great exhibitions. Just spend a day going to the ...

  • 7
    Hyde Park

    Hyde Park

    Ranked #7 overall in London things to do
    288 reviews
    Outdoors, Park
    Popular withOutdoorsyFamiliesGreen

    I personally find Hyde Park the least personal of the London parks - perhaps because of its size

  • 8
    Piccadilly Circus

    Piccadilly Circus

    Ranked #8 overall in London things to do
    323 reviews
    Shopping, Outdoors, Historic Site, Landmark, Plaza, Popular
    Popular withFamiliesNightlifeHistory

    If you are in London you can not not go to the Picadilly Circus. You find there shops, restaurants, bars, pubs,...

  • 9
    Camden Town

    Camden Town

    Ranked #9 overall in London things to do
    238 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Neighborhood
    Popular withTrendstersArtsyFoodies

    Camden is a really cool place to just run around markets for food, clothes and art. Really recommend it

  • 10
    Borough Market

    Borough Market

    Ranked #10 overall in London things to do
    205 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Shopping, Historic Site, Market
    Popular withFoodiesFamiliesBackpackers

    An amazing weekend food market about 12 - 15 minutes walk from the apartment. Great for trying food, people watching and taking in London life. You can spend hours here.

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