99 things to do in London

As I will be spending a considerable amount of time here, I figured London deserved it’s very own wish list of things to do.  After all, if I wind  up living here for a number of years and don’t give it my full attention, what good am I? 🙂

Most of these things were inspired by Time Out London’s 101 things to do in London list, and my A-Z Tourist’s Guide to London.  My
housemates and friends have also inspired things along the way.

1.  Hyde Park
2. Kensington Garden
3.  Kew Gardens
4.  Richmond Park
5. Buckingham Palace
6. Greenwich
7. The Thames boatride
8.  Parliament Hill
9.  Clapham
10.  Alexandra Palace
11. St James’ Palace and Park
12. Temple Bar
13.  Diana Memorial
14.  Duke of York’s Column
15.  Somerset House
16.  Hampstead Heath
17.  Chelsea Physic Garden
18.  Davenport’s Magic Shop
19.  Northcote Road
20.  Brick Lane
21.  Covent Garden
22. Oxford Street
23.  Harrod’s – (Yuck.  YUCK.  Can I just say… ergh there are no words to describe the horror…)
24.  Vinopolis
25.  China Town
26.  Petticoat Lane Markets
27.  Billingsgate Markets
28.  Columbia Road Markets
29.  Portobello Road Markets
30.  Camden Markets
31.  Southbank food markets
32.  Borough Markets
33.  Spitalfields Markets
34.  City Farms
35.  British Museum
36.  British Library
37.  Bruce Castle Museum
38.  Tate Modern/Britain
39.  Science Museum
40.  Victoria and Albert Museum
41.  Natural History Museum
42.  Grant Museum of Zoology
43.  Horniman Museum
44.  Hunterian Museum
45.  Imperial War Rooms – Can’t do it!  Closed until after I leave London 😥
46.  Museum of London
47.  Saatchi Gallery
48.  Wellcome Collection
49.  National gallery
50.  Changing of the Guard
51.  St Paul’s Cathedral
52.  Trafalgar Square
53.  Freud Museum
54.  Museum of Childhood
55.  Big Ben
56.  Barbican Arts Centre
57.  BBC Broadcasting House
58.  British Film Institute
59.  Carnaby Street
60.  The Cenotaph
61.  Old Bailey
62.  Churchill Museum
63.  Cleopatra’s Needle
64.  London Stone – (underwhelming, but the pub next door was awesome! 🙂 )
65.  Marble Arch
66.  National Portrait Gallery
67.  Petrie Museum
68.  Photograph Gallery
69.  Picadilly Circus
70.  Westminster Abbey and Cathedral
71.  Legoland
72.  Thames Barrier
73.  Windsor Castle
74.  Off Westend Theatre
75.  West End Theatre show
76.  Ministry of Sound
77. Comedy Store
78.  Rivoli Ballroom
79.  Benjamin Franklin House
80.  Cabinet War Rooms
81.  Clink Exhibition
82.  Florence Nightingale’s Museum
83.  Golden Hinde
84.  London Bridge Experience
85.  London Dungeon
86.  Madame Tussaud’s
87.  The Moveium
88.  Ripley’s Believe it or Not
89.  Tower Bridge
90.  Royal Arts Academy
91.  Charles Dickens’ Museum
92.  Old Operating Theatre
93.  Tower of London
94.  Dr Johnson’s House
95.  London aquarium
96.  London Eye
97.  Christopher Wren’s Monument – Pretty cool.  Very tall 🙂
98.  Royal Observatory
99.  Shakespeare Globe

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