Sizzling summer in London: A round-up of where to visit this summer
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Enjoy a summer in London that’s full of live entertainment at its very best. From comedy and drama to a fun-filled cabaret, you’ll want to explore what London has to offer. Whether you’re looking to keep cool at one of London’s air-conditioned theatres or just want to bask in the summer sun, experience a night of unforgettable live entertainment that sizzles with excitement with us.
Shows and attractions across a summer in London
Magic Mike Live!
The 360-degree dance and acrobatic spectacular comes to the Hippodrome Casino. Enter the steamiest venue in town at Magic Mike Live! and experience the red-hot seduction for yourself. Performed in a state-of-the-art theatre where everyone’s guaranteed close-up action, experience Channing Tatum’s 2012 film in real life in a show combining sensuality and showmanship.
Mamma Mia! The Party
Inspired by the feel-good movie Mamma Mia!, spend a magical summer evening with friends in a special Greek island taverna, where the host’s only rules are dance, dine and have the time of your lives! You’ve seen the musical. You’ve watched the films. Now experience Mamma Mia! The Party at the brand new taverna in town. Read more about Mamma Mia! The Party here and book your tickets now.
Kew Gardens and Kew Palace
The world’s most famous gardens offer visitors the chance to delve into a rainforest, see the galleries dedicated to botanical art and take a stroll along the spectacular walkway set within the tree canopies above the gardens underneath. The recently re-opened Temperate House, a Grade I listed masterpiece of 19th-century design and the largest surviving Victorian glasshouse in the world, is also a sight to behold. There’s so much to see and do at Kew Gardens and Kew Palace, it really is worth setting aside a sunny day to take a visit.
ZSL London Zoo
With over 800 animals to see, explore the animal kingdom at ZSL London Zoo this summer. From the Land of the Lions to the Gorillas and the Rainforest, get up close to creatures in all habitats. With secret underground worlds as well as opportunities to pet the animals, you’ll wish you could spend every day at the zoo!
City Cruises – Afternoon Tea
Looking for a cultured way to pass an afternoon? Want to enjoy a summer in London from a different perspective? Then, an Afternoon Tea cruise is just the ticket! Gather a group of like-minded friends or your closest family members and set out on the River Thames for 90 minutes of sandwiches, scones and sights. If you’re feeling extra decadent, why not treat yourself to a glass of bubbly? It’s the perfect way to relax after a long day of shopping and exploring the city.