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.

Last edited by Kiera Chapman

Last updated on 21st February 2024

Sandbox VR London

Sandbox VR in Holdborn boasts one of the most unique experiences in London: visiting alternate worlds via cutting-edge virtual reality software. Battle it out in a zombie apocalypse or save the world from aliens, the after reward yourself with a drink made by the world's first robotic bartender.

The Dare Skywalk

Whether you're a fan of Spurs or fancy yourself a bit of a daredevil, this sky-high spot is inviting you for one of North London's most unique things to do. Check out The Dare Skywalk at White Hart Lane for a sports experience that you won't forget.

The Murdér Express

@ Pedley Street Station on Various dates from Friday 23rd February 2024

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The next edition of The Murdér Express has landed in London, featuring the same immersive dining experience you know and love, but with a different storyline. You'll tuck into a 4-course menu designed by Michelin star chef Niall Keeting as you take in the entertainment.

Hyper Reality

Step into new worlds at this incredible unique experience in London. Hyper Reality will be giving its guests an exclusive two-hour pass to explore their VR games, from chasing high scores to riding rollercoasters, with a top-notch selection of refreshments for weary adventurers after. 

Firmdale Hotels

If you're after something a little out of the box, then nab a ticket to one of Firmdale Hotels' events. Whether an insight into bee-keeping, wine tastings, rooftop yoga classes or floating HIIT with brunch is more your thing, these guys are delivering a treat.

Monthly Immersive Chef's Table Supperclub

@ Kitchen Theory on Various dates from Saturday 24th February 2024

Join Chef Jozef Youssef and the Kitchen Theory team at their immersive chef's table each month, as they guide you through a 10-course tasting menu that's packed with flavour. This one-of-a-kind multisensory dining experience is aided by audio, lighting, table projections, aroma and texture to give you a unique night.

Paranormal Activity Tour

@ Outside Farringdon Station (Infront of Timpson) on Friday 23rd February 2024 and 20 other Fridays

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. 


If you're after unique experiences in London, look no further than DARKFIELD. An immersive audio experience, the performance has been designed for two and will take you both on a creepy journey as you're made to question how well you know one another.

The Big Bakes

Know your ganache from your mirror glaze? The Big London Bake is one for all you budding bakers. Head down to Tooting where you'll be greeted with ingredients, cooking stations, competitions, and much more in your quest to create an edible masterpiece.


For those unique plans, join Tantra Sound Club over on Warren Street. Expect all kinds of immersive auditory events, where you'll adopt healing techniques and vibration therapy to relieve stress. You'll also enjoy relaxing gong baths and guided practise.


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.