Live out the Martian invasion at this unique event that uses the most top-notch technology to recreate HG Wells' War of the Worlds. Head to The Old Metal Works for one of the most high-tech pieces of immersive theatre in the capital this year.
Unique Experiences in London
London is one of the most unique cities in the world and there’s no end to the amount of weird things you can uncover once you seek it out. You just need to know where to look in this colossus of a capital – and that’s where we come in. With everything from immersive murder mysteries in your favourite pub to an Olivier Award-nominated trip into Wonderland, you are bound to find something original in this list of unique experiences in London.
Prepare to be immersed in a tale of murder and intrigue when murder strikes at this unique Game of Thrones dinner experience. The Vaults are throwing open their doors to you, the lords and ladies of Easteros to determine the rightful air to the throne.
Top of their game for immersive dining experiences, Gingerline is back with one of the most unique events in London. From a 5-course feast to mysterious characters and state-of-the-art effects, this one is taking you on an adventure to delicious destinations.
If you're looking to do something a little different this summer, this interactive experience at The Vaults may be just the ticket. Attempt to unravel the mystery of mind-controlling research fro the Cold War and the CIA's psychic spies.
It's like we have ESPN or something, we can always tell when there's going top be a unique experience in London. This venue in Marylebone is being transformed into North Shore High, compete with screenings, themed food and drink and photo ops at their Spring Fling. It's so fetch!
When it comes to a unique London experience, you'd never have expected crazy golf. Taking the game to the next level, Puttshack isn't any ordinary game. From unique holes to putting technology, you'll pair cool cocktails with some of the best crazy golf games in the biz.
This summer be immersed in a world of illusion created by the Bunco Show. Taking place in Dulwich's Belair House, the experience promises street trickery, casino games, cabaret and plenty more as you explore the gorgeous mansion.
Just when you thought that laser tag was fun enough on its own, this rolls in. Not just a shooting experience, this laser tag event is sure to scare you out of your wits. Surrounded by zombies, you'll have to endure the walking dead as you blast your way through an apocalyptic setting.
Taking over the Owl & Hitchhiker, this quirky escape room is taking you on a trip to Wonderland where you'll have to gather gold, gamble, bribe and beg your way through a host of characters and fun challenges.
One of the most unique dining experiences in London, The Little Blue Door is the house party we've always dreamed of throwing. From bottomless brunches, to lavish dinner parties and not-so-wholesome afternoon teas, it's one of the best party spots in town.
Now this i one truly unique way to dine. Tuck into an al fresco dinner, brunch or afternoon tea high above London's iconic skyline. Offering dome of the best views in the city and an incredible dining experience, London In The Sky really is something special.
In celebration of some of music history's most-loved names, the Reimagine collective bring together live performances from full 16-piece orchestras and epic live sets, all in tribute of some of music's most adored stars.
Asian restaurants in London are a dime a dozen, right? Well, you aren't going to find any quite like Inamo. Not only do they serve up some delicious pan-Asian dishes with Oriental-themed cocktails to match, their tables are fully interactive – meaning you can order from them, watch the chefs cook, change the table cloth and even play Battleships. This unique London restaurant welcomes you to the future. There are also locations in Camden and Soho.
This event is looping in all sorts of aspects for a completely unique take on Christmas. Put on your trainers and run on either a 5 or 10km track around gorgeous sites in London, finding clues to help you solve the murder mystery.
Change your perception of food at this quirky restaurant in Farringdon where you're required to dine in the dark. You will be guided and served by blind guides before heading over to the lit bar for a unique evening.
Bringing together live musicians and tap dance improvisers, this cool and quirky event at Zigfrid Von Underbelly is a truly unique experience that has to be seen to be believed.
Whisky is great, but what if whisky in the dark is better? A London drinks experience that will put your senses to the test, join Mac And Wild as they immerse you in total darkness for some of the best drams in the business.
Learn your way around a darkroom with this unique London masterclass. Head to Shoreditch's Dark Studio where their expert technicians will be talking you through the basics of developing beautiful pictures
What if you were humanity's last chance? And what if that last chance included cocktails? Coming at you with a brand new London experience, Lollipop are taking on technology with a unique cocktail event that will have you questioning who's real, and who might be AI undercover.
London is full of mysteries that you haven't even thought to uncover yet. With the Paranormal Activity Tour, you'll be hunting for ghosts, poltergeists and strange encounters using Ouija boards, K2 Meters and Dowsing Rods. There you will uncover the stories of the mass murderers, plague pits and all the ghosts that linger in the capital's ancient goals. You might be on the hunt for unique London experiences, but you should also be careful what you wish for.
In this fun class, you'll learn how to create pottery using a special wheel, as well as interesting techniques that are perfect for beginners. With the class only holding two, you'll get the instructor's undivided attention – and you'll get to enjoy things like competitions with each other too.
If you're looking for quirky things to do in London, this east London gem should be on your radar. Giving a new meaning to laser quest, this is all about themed events, badass music and challenging mazes with themed parties to boot.
Bustronome is a unique fine dining experience unlike any other. With a kitchen on the lower deck creating delicious dishes and a glass-topped upper deck, you'll get to feast on meticulously-created dishes while taking in panoramic views of the city.
Bars are great, but a bar with balls is better. Taking that to another level, not only is BallieBallerson one of the largest ball pit bars in the world, this impressive spot boasts neon art, themed cocktails and late night fun in abundance.
A unique, immersive pop-up poetry event, Poetry Brothel takes over unique space to showcase the city's finest poets. With their ever-rotating cast of 'whores' these guys are sure to have you fully captivated as you watch impassioned performances.
Grab your gang and head south, because this Catford spot challenges you to use your immerse yourself in an escape room like you've never seen before. You'll have 90 minutes to complete physical and mental games. Are you ready?
Prepare to get roasted by some of London's top drag talent at Cereal Killer Cafe. These guys are unleashing the queens for a very special evening of rude waitresses as you tuck into unique cereal-inspired eats. Make sure to bring the aloe vera.
Looking for something a little different? Ditch the usual afternoon activities and head to the West End where you'll be taken on a tour of the city complete with a black cab guide, before tucking into a luxurious spread of sandwiches, sweet treats and cocktails on the rooftop.
Princess Amelia's Summer Ball is the ultimate throwback party. You'll get to don a powdered wig and party like it's 1799, with mask masking, Georgian dress-up, selfie stations, a synth orchestra and plenty more to keep you entertained all night long.
Get off the sofa and stop watching old re-runs, because Only Fools and Horses is back; this time in the form of an immersive theatre show. You'll get to meet the Trotters and tuck into a delicious three-course spread at The Nags Head, so prepare for a quirky night out.
After something a little different? Head to a top-secret location where Dr Leon awaits to teach you how you evaluate yourself, grow and develop in ways that you've never thought of through interactive theatre, a relaxing experience and sensory stimulation.
We have a secret we need to tell you, but you have to promise not to say: The Candlelight Club is the secret and authentic speakeasy party and we can get you in. You won't know where the event is taking place until a few days before, but when you do, you need to don your finest 1920s attire, and get ready for the real jazz age experience. Whether you dine on the tables that are alight with candles or you come to dance the 1920s away, this is an original London event for the free at heart.