Immersive Experiences in London
London, it's got to be one of the greatest cities in the world; from pubs to clubs and right back to boozy brunches, there's never a shortage of things to do. But sometimes we need a bit of escapism in the capital and reading Harry Potter for the tenth time ain't going to cut it. Fortunately London has a whole heap of immersive experiences to take you away from the sky scrapers; from escape rooms through to partying like it's the 1920s, these are the best immersive experiences in London.
Last updated on 18th October 2017
With an acclaimed set of actors, delicious food and incredible delivers, Faulty Towers is a brilliant immersive experience. Head to Kingsway Hall Hotel for a night of shenanigans as Basil, Sybil and Manuel do their best to serve you dinner.
A woman has disappeared, leaving a best friend, a husband and a thriving business, and now a new tragedy has struck during Paradise Bar’s annual masquerade celebration, leaving you with two questions: who died and who killed? You’ll be butting your heads with seven eccentric suspects – but there are only two answers. Can you solve this murder mystery twist?
Drink, eat and party at this huge Christmas event taking place in a proper boozer. Cockney'tivity is a night of silliness and shenanigans as a group of rowdy East Enders retell the famous story, with a few mishaps thrown in.
The future is here, people and its name is Virtual Reality. Taking you around the globe, up to space and back via time travelling, virtual reality is one of the most intense London immersive experiences out there. Head to The Four Thieves in Clapham as they unveil their latest gaming experience - the virtual reality room. Top tip: don't battle zombies when drunk.
Aftermath is the immersive game that comes to you. Whether it be a birthday party in a pub or simply an office bonding session, Aftermath will challenge you to work together in order to solve a mysterious murder and save the world.
You might be going to prison, but it’s not all bad, because hiding inside is an actual bar. You need to smuggle your favourite bottle of alcohol in so that the inmates can mix you up something spectacular in this immersive drinking experience. Just make sure you don’t get caught.
It’s the Cold War and you and several agents (dressed appropriately) are to uncover the mystery of crashing planes before the Cold War becomes a but more hot. You’ll be competing against others – so beware.
Immersive experiences are Christabel's Parties' thing; it's what they do best. Taking place in a secret location, expect everything and anything; from Alice in Wonderland themed frivolities through to pimping a pineapple.
Relive one of the most epic Game of Thrones scenes as Proud Cabaret bring the Red Wedding to life. Over the course of five courses and ale, relive the story as professional actors and burlesque stars take on some of the show's most iconic characters.
A Door In A Wall is an immersive experience where you and your friends take on the lead roles in a compelling story. From looking for clues in a hidden speakeasy bar to flying through the streets of London, this immersive experience looks to push everyone outside of their comfort zones and force guests to think on a different plain.
There’s a new job in town and you just got it. Join Mr Fox as he guides you through the most dangerous vault in London, sticking up enemy gangs, taking on laser corridors and blagging your way through security to get to your prize – the LOOT.
Enter the world of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein. Journey to the darkest corners of the Westminster Reference Library, led by the characters and plots of the classic novel, to discover an old favourite in a new way.
Relive your childhood with an immersive Shrek experience! Travel to Far Far Away on a jaw-dropping 4D bus ride – with Donkey driving! As this is just for adults, you’ll get a DreamWorks concocted drink on arrival and even a shot with Doris, the bar maid at the Poison Apple Pub. If you ever loved Shrek, you’ll love this.
Step into Poppa Plock’s wonky workshop and face a mystery like no other. Handmade Mysteries’ latest challenge sees you go face-to-face with Plock’s outrageous ventriloquist dummy and the demented dolls as you complete challenges and try to escape the workshop in one piece.
Part-theatre, part-musical experience, prepare to immersive yourself in this wonderful storytelling experience, where you’ll travel through three floors, feast on a banquet prepared by Masterchef champion Natalie Coleman and hear the story of doomed lovers and arcane magic.
Located in a secret Shoreditch members club, gin-house burlesque immerses you in an old-world style night of fun. Head to East London to watch burlesque dancers dazzle with Josphine Baker-inspired acts and a soundtrack that will keep you partying until the early hours.
Prepare for the fright of your life as London Dungeons stays open for an adults only event. The iconic spot is taking you back to Victorian London, Sip gin in the gin palace, bump into Jack the Ripper and whizz around the rides.
Prepare to enter a world where you interact with art by tasting sucking and smelling it! A number of artists have come together to create this playground of artistry, and Smith & Sinclair have created a range of bespoke, innovative cocktails too.
One of London's most notorious immersive events is bringing you the magic and intrigue of the 1920s in various locations across the city. Slip into your best dandy suit or flapper dress and get ready for a night of drinking, dancing and dining at this lively shindig.
A mad professor has been locked in his lab creating havoc; government forces are closing in on important research - you have one hour to solve either of these challenges in this exciting escape room experience. Taking place in ExCeL, there are 13 rooms and two scenarios for you to battle against the clock and each other.