Our Future Planet Climeworks’ Direct Air Capture machine, © Science Museum Group (3)

Our Future Planet, Science Museum

May 19, 2021 - September 4, 2022
Climate change is the biggest issue facing both our and future generations. Our Future Planet is an exhibition at the Science Museum that addresses the potential of carbon capture to save our planet. Running from when the Science Museum...

Light Lines: Architectural Photos of Hélène Binet

October 23, 2021 - October 23, 2022
In October 2021, the Royal Academy of Arts will present Light Lines: The Architectural Photographs of Hélène Binet, an intimate unveiling of architecture through the lens of the renowned Swiss-French...
Notting Hill Carnival

Notting Hill Carnival, London 2022, UK

August 27 - August 29
The August Bank Holiday weekend can really only mean one thing in London - the Notting Hill Carnival. The largest free street festival runs from the Saturday to Monday of the long weekend. The highight of the carnival is the main parade which brings festivities...

1st Whole Life Net Zero Hotel, room2 Chiswick

room2 Chiswick is setting the new standard for environmental responsibility, using technical innovation, local d­­esigners and craftsmanship and zero-waste policies to prove sustainability…

Augmented Reality Tour of Mayfair

In a Mayfair Fashion is an exciting new Augmented Reality experience, led by Bridgerton star Kathryn Drysdale, which invites visitors to time travel in one of the most fabulously fashionable…

First CO2 Neutral Venue on the River Thames

Oceandiva London, a new state-of-the-art venue will be launched on the River Thames in Autumn 2022. Oceandiva London will be the UK’s first co2 neutral venue. Powered by 100% renewable…

AMANO Covent Garden to Open May

This May, Covent Garden welcomes a new boutique hotel to its cobbled streets with the arrival of Hotel AMANO Covent Garden from Berlin-based hotelier The AMANO Group. This 141-room property is set…

The Discerning Website for Londoners and Visitors to London Alike

They say that if you are tired of London then you are tired of life. They also say that life begins at 40. If you believe these sayings then London Begins at 40 is the website for you. With quality writing from our team of lifestyle, travel and culture experts we hope to bring the irrespressible life of the most amazing and diverse metropolis to you.

Whether you are looking for a green space in which to chill, the best Sunday brunch (bottomless Bloody Mary optional), afternoon tea, a gig for the weekend or the latest art exhibition, we will provide you with the greatest ideas on how to enjoy your time in the UK capital, be it for a long weekend break or a lifetime. Let us show you the wonderful things to do in London.

For more information about London Begins at 40, read here.

London A to Z Listings

London is a city bristling with activities and cultural attractions so it is almost impossible to keep track of your options. To make things a little easier for you we have provided our mini reviews of places you can visit in the UK capital, as well as attractions for things to do in London.

Click here to discover the best art galleries, attractions, cinemas, museums, open spaces, theatres, shops and markets, sports venues and other arts in London.

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