This page lists forthcoming events
in London which require advance booking
Most events are chargable but those with free tickets are in purple text
As it is not possible to monitor this information if you find an event is fully booked please take a moment to advise me using my Guestbook and I will remove it from the listing
AN ADULT LEARNING PROGRAMME is offered by the National Maritime Museum and Old Royal Observatory, Greenwich. Tel: 020 8312 6522.
EVENING WITH THE STARS at Royal Observatory, Greenwich on selected dates. Tickets £16 (£14). Tel 020 8312 6608.
LECTURES at Gresham College mostly 1pm or 6pm, generally at the Museum of London or Barnard's Inn Hall. See website for details. Transcripts and webcasts available online. Tel 020 7831 0575.
Guided Tours of FITZROY HOUSE, London home of L Ron Hubbard, by arrangement 11am - 5pm. Refreshments available (charge). Tel 020 7255 2422.
LIVE MUSIC at Handel's House generally Tuesdays/Thursdays 6:30-7:30pm. See website for programme. Tickets £9. Tel 020 7399 1953.
Lunchtime & evening CONCERTS & RECITALS at LSO St Lukes (some free). Tel 020 7490 3939.
WORDS ON MONDAY at Kings Place at 7pm. Admission charge.
EXPERIMENTAL MUSIC & FILM Tuesdays at Kings Place at 8pm. Admission charge.
CHAMBER MUSIC Sundays at Kings Place at 6:30pm. Admission charge.
PLATFORMS at the National Theatre. Generally 6-6:45pm. See website for details. Most tickets £4 (£3). Tel 020 7452 3000.
COURSES & WORKSHOPS at Tate Britain and Tate Modern. Tel 020 7887 8008 (info) 020 7887 8888 (bookings).
Courses, workshops, films and lectures at the NATIONAL GALLERY including events related to its exhibitions.
SPECIAL EVENTS organised by the NATIONAL TRUST at Fenton House, Osterley, Ham House, Morden Hall Park, Sutton House and 2 Willow Road. Box office 01494 755572.
SPECIAL EVENTS organised by ENGLISH HERITAGE at Kenwood, Wellington Arch, Jewel Tower, Chiswick House, Marble Hill House and Eltham Palace. Tel 020 8348 1286.
SETTING THE SCENCE at Shakespeare's Globe selected Tuesdays & Thursdays 6-7pm. Tickets £6 (£5). Tel 020 7401 9919.
TALKING THEATRE at Shakespeare's Globe selected Weds & Sats after matinee. Tel 020 7401 9919.
Term time performances by the GUILDHALL SCHOOL OF MUSIC & DRAMA based at the Barbican are open to the public (some free events).
Term time performances at RADA in Bloomsbury are open to the public.
Term time performances at LABAN DANCE CENTRE in Deptford are open to the public. Tel 020 8691 8600.
TRINITY LABAN performances at Blackheath Halls. See website for details. Tel 020 8463 0100.
LUNCH & LISTEN at Blackheath Halls Fridays at 1:15pm (12:45 for lunch). Tickets £5 (£2 concert only). Tel 020 8463 0100.
BLACKHEATH SUNDAYS fortnightly at Blackheath Halls from 11am. Tickets £14 (£12) include coffee. Tel 020 8463 0100.
CHILDREN'S ACTIVITIES every Sunday 2-5pm at the Design Museum. Included in admission. Tel 020 7940 8782.
TALKS, WORKSHOPS & WALKS at London Metropolitan Archives. See website for details. Tel 020 7332 3851.
TALKS & TOURS at London Metropolitan Archives. See website for dates & topics. Tel 020 7332 3851.
TALKS & WORKSHOPS at Guildhall Library. See website for dates & topics. Tel 020 7332 1868.
TALKS at the National Archives, Kew. See website for dates & topics.
TALKS & WORKSHOPS at the National Archives, Kew. See website for dates & topics.
CONSERVATION STUDIOS Tours at the British Library first Thursdays 2-3pm. Next dates: Tickets £10 (£8). Tel 01937 546546.
EVENING EVENTS at the British Library Conference Centre. See website for dates and topics. Prices vary. Tel 01937 546546.
DAY COURSES at the British Library Conference Centre. See website for dates and topics. Prices vary. Tel 01937 546546.
ROYAL SCHOOL OF NEEDLEWORK (at Hampton Court Palace) Tours at 11am & 2pm on selected dates. Tickets £10.
ROYAL COURTS OF JUSTICE 2 hour tours on first & third Tuesdays or by arrangement for groups. Tel 020 7947 7684.
THURSDAY LATES at Hornimans Museum, Forest Hill on last Thursday of each month from 7pm. See website for topics. Tel 020 8291 8721.
OLYMPIC PARK TOURS from Bromley-by-Bow tube station daily at 11am & 2pm. Tickets £9 (£7). Tel 020 7495 5504.
GUIDED WALKS organised by the Museum of London. See website for details. Tickets £12.50 (£10) or £20 (Special walks). Tel 020 7001 9844.
ARCHIVE TOURS at the Museum of London Archaeological Archive. See website for details. Tickets £9. Tel 020 7001 9844.
COURSES organised by the Museum of London. See website for details. Tel 020 7001 9844.
ART FOR ADULTS & YOUNG PEOPLE at Dulwich Picture Gallery. See website for details. Tel 020 8299 8750.
LECTURES & TALKS at Dulwich Picture Gallery. Admission charge. See website for details. Tel: 020 8299 8750.
TALKS, WALKS & DISCUSSIONS at Bishopsgate Institute evenings and weekends. See website for details. Tel 020 7392 9200.
BENJAMIN FRANKLIN HOUSE Historical Experience daily (June - Sept) & Wed - Sun (Oct - May). Tickets £7. Tel 020 7839 2006.
UNIVERSITY COLLEGE LONDON public events include talks, exhibitions, fims, music and family activities. Programme online. Tel 020 7679 2000.
TOURS of the South Bank Centre (Architecture & Behind the Scenes). See website for dates/times. Tickets £8.50 + fee. Tel 0844 847 9911.
SUPREME COURT Guided Tours (1 hour) at 11am, 2pm & 3pm most Fridays. Tickets £7 (£5). Tel 020 960 1900.
ROYAL ALBERT HALL TOURS. See website for details. Tickets £12.75 (£10.75) online. Tel 020 7589 8212.
NURSES OF THE GREAT WAR Lecture at the Royal College of Nursing, Cavendish Square on 30 March 6-9pm. Tel 0345 337 3368.
VICTORIAN SURGERY Talk at the Old Operating Theatre Saturdays at 2pm. Tickets £6.50 (£5) include museum admission. Tel 020 7188 2679.
MEDICINE FROM NATURE Talk at the Old Operating Theatre Sundays at 2pm. Tickets £6.50 (£5) include museum admission. Tel 020 7188 2679.
MUSEUM TOURS at the Old Operating Theatre Sundays at noon. Tickets £6.50 (£5) include museum admission. Tel 020 7188 2679.
PECHA KUCHA at the Geffrye Museum on 27 April at 7pm (doors 6pm). Tickets £8.
BEES & TEA at the Geffrye Museum on 22 April & 27 May 12-4. Tickets £40 (£35). Tel 020 7739 9893.
LOTIONS & POTIONS at the Geffrye Museum on 20 May 1-4:30pm. Tickets £16 (£13). Tel 020 7739 9893.
GIN EVENING at the Geffrye Museum on 19 May 6 - 10:30pm. Tickets £5.
RSC LIVE : JULIUS CAESAR at East Wintergarden, Canary Wharf on 22 May at 7pm (doors 6:30). Tickets £10 + fee.
FORESHORE WORKSHOPS at Mortimer Wheeler House on 6/5 (3D Models), 5/7 (Archaeology), 18/11 (Flint Tools). Tel 020 7410 2207.
FORESHORE WALKS on 29/4, (Surrey Docks), 27/5 (Isleworth). Times vary. Tickets £10.15. Tel 020 7410 2207.
BANKSIDE STROLL on 15 April at 11am. Tickets £10.15 include hot drink. Tel 020 7410 2207.
BODIES FROM THE LIBRARY at the British Library on 17 June 10-5:30. Tickets £40. Tel 01937 546060.
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