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 updated on 1st July 2020

Secret London Runs

141 user reviews 5

Fancy a beer on your next run? Why the hell not? Secret London Runs are the unique company that are taking fitness fans on tours of the city with a little something extra added in, whether that be a spot of history or a beer tour.

@ St. Ermin's Hotel on Saturday 5th and Saturday 12th September 2020

We all know how important bees are for the planet, but do you know about the process that goes into creating delicious honey? This two and a half hour workshop will teach you all about the life of a beekeeper, giving you the chance to get hands-on and extract your very own honey, before retiring to the bar for a sweet-themed cocktail. 

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. 

  Paranormal Activity Tour

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@ Infront of Newspaper Stand Outside Farringdon Station on Friday 24th July 2020 and 34 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. 

@ Cassidy's Apothecary (Speakeasy Liquor Store) on Wed, 15th Apr 2020 - Wed, 30th Dec 2020

From passionfruit spritzes and gin berry sours to cask-aged negronis and old fashioned, Cassidy's Pharmacy has got your lockdown libations, well, on lock. From the brains behind Moonshine Saloon and Alcotraz, this delivery service is bringing the boozy goods to your home.

@ The Grand on Thursday 9th July 2020

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Where else could you see Netflix's GLOW meets RuPaul's Drag Race in London? Join The Grand in Clapham as queens come together from across the country and battle it out to be named the best performer of the evening, and claim the heels of glory. 

The Original Tour

47 user reviews 5

One of the best London tour experiences, this fun way to see the city will have you sipping on the upper deck as you take in the sights of the capital. From drag specials and quiz offerings, to winter themed events, they're bringing you a new way to experience London.

Inamo Covent Garden

320 user reviews 4

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. There are also locations in Camden and Soho.

AIM Escape

2 user reviews 5

Combining stunning design with thrilling theatrics, puzzle solving and technology, AIM is a premium escape room experience unlike any other. Put your mind to the test as you take on this amazing activity in London. 

The Candlelight Club

357 user reviews 4

We have a secret we need to tell you, but you have to promise not to say: The Candlelight Club is the 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, from live music to sit-down dinner.

This quirky virtual experience is based on the classic escape room experience. The twist? You'll complete the quest in the comfort of your own home. You'll be challenged to take on the ultimate virtual adventure, solving riddles and cracking codes in order to 'escape' the room and be crowned winner.

One for the fierce foodies in the audience, this unique restaurant crawl around some of London's swankiest spots is letting you live the high life while simultaneously helping to raise funds for Action Against Hunger.