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.
Switch up your dining adventures by stepping into a different dimension. Gingerline's latest project will have you feasting on five sumptuous courses, all while navigating challenging chambers, mischievous characters and thrilling tasks. It's sure to be a dinner to remember.
London's most thrilling immersive dining experience is back. Join MasterChef's Laurence Henry on board The Murder Express for new show the Jewel of the Empire as you're transported to the 1930's on a journey to the south of France, with plenty of twists and mysteries along the way.
Using virtual and augmented reality and holograms, this unique take on the HG Wells classic will have you living through the Martian invasion to a stunning soundtrack and steampunk-themed cocktails.
This immersive dining experience in London Bridge will throw you into the jazz-fulled underbelly of 1920s New York. Choose a character and head to a hidden location where you'll get to take part in a thrilling story, complete with flowing themed cocktails, live music and a BBQ-style feast.
Step into the dystopian world of The Grid as Lollipop bring their latest pop-up to London. The renowned team are turning their hand to the world of AI, as you battle against the clock to defeat the robots, all while enjoying some excellent cocktails.
Combining immersive dining with dramatic theatrics, The Wizard's Brunch and Dinner is a mesmerising event that'll transport you straight into the wizarding world. Dress as your favourite enchanted icon, and prepare to whip up potions, cast spells and feast on divine dishes.
Taking you to a motorhome away from home, this unique cocktail masterclass goes in hard on molecular cocktails and stunning sips across an hour and 45 minutes of fully-immersive action.
Crack codes and guzzle some cryptic concoctions at this fully-immersive Chelsea cocktail bar. Inspired by the folks of Bletchley Park, your mission here to is to solves some cyphers and earn yourself some serious sips.
Join The Mind Palace for an immersive cocktail experience to die for. Taking place in Shepherd's Bush, this adventure will throw you into the world of Sherlock Holmes and his nemesis. Your task is simple, solve the case, find the ingredients and drink your success.
Relive the hit TV show, as the Radisson Blu Grafton Hotel is transformed into The Nags Head for a unique show. Meet the Trotters and dig into some delicious pub grub with a side of hilarious entertainment and immersive theatre performances.
Head west to the Moonshine Saloon for one of the funnest immersive experiences in London. Grab a bottle of your favourite spirit and let the expert waiters at this pop up bar mix it into a fabulous cocktail for you.
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.
Inspired by the classic movie by Martin Scorsese and the shocking real-life of entrepreneurial criminal mastermind Jordan Belfort, The Immersible Wolf of Wall Street promises to be one of London's hottest tickets. Here, you'll explore four floors of high-stakes drama unfolding before your eyes.
Jump aboard a vintage Routemaster as it whizzes you around London's top sites. The fun bus tour shows you all the major attractions while providing comedy and an interesting look at the spooky side of things.
After a series of sell-out shows, A Door In A Wall makes a triumphant return with the high-stakes game Dead Man's Hand. You'll get to explore the alehouses and alleyways of Farringdon to piece together clues and crack the case, it's sure to be a fun and thrilling activity.
Fancy yourself as a hardcore zombie killer? Head to Bunker 51 where you'll have the chance to fight your way through hordes of the undead, as you play out different game and scenarios with the chance to win prizes and more.
While we normally wouldn't recommend going to prison, this is an event that promises a slice of what that could be like. An escape room themed around a prison van, use cunning and wit to escape your confines in this unique experience in London.
Think you've got what it takes to be the next Bond? This fun immersive experience is putting your spying skills to the test; things kick off at a secret members club, where you will be briefed on your mission, before heading out on the streets of London to collect clues and outsmart baddies.
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.
Go on a multisensory journey with this amazing supper club that is the work of an experimental psychologist and top chef. Over the course of 10 dishes, you will experience different sounds, projections, tastes and feelings, for a dinner like nothing else.
Take part in the most illicit Prohibition deals in history at this immersive experience. You'll negotiate with detectives and become a key character in the underground dealings of glorious liquor, with unlimited eating and house hooch drinking for two hours.
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.
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.
Grab your crew and head to this quirky Catford space where it's all about escapism, performances and entertainment. With multiple rooms over various levels, you'll find interactive theatre alongside a courtyard and street food.
Channel your inner captain and set sail on a truly unique vessel this summer. These BBQ Boats will put you at the helm of the ship, as well as the kitchen, as you pass some of London's most iconic landmarks in the historic West India Quay.
This sensual experience will transport you to a 1970's Tokyo hotel where guests and actors will be mixed together for a dinner of delicious intrigue and aromatic surprise. Expect the unexpected as you head to the luxurious Shoreditch Townhouse for a truly unique exotic event.
Whether you want to conquer Everest, travel to the Moon or simply survive a Zombie Apocalypse, this immersive experience lets you escape to a faraway world, simply by donning a Virtual Reality headset.
When it comes to immersive experiences, The Vaults have you covered. Now, the Waterloo favourite is back with an Aladdin themed pop-up; with Darling & Edge bringing you mysterious caves, a heroic prince and more.
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.
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.
The Unholy Marriage of Slice and Sweetly is a thrilling immersive experience that ties together theatre, puzzle-solving and an enthralling mystery. You'll attempt to solve a gruesome crime, while exploring the vivid history of the era in which its set.
Think you could hack it in the mysterious world of MI6? Time to prove it. Head to Stratford where Trapped Undercover is putting you on the trail of a double agent. Working in teams of up to six you'll be given clues, puzzles and surveillance footage so you can deduce the identity of the mole before they flee country.
This immersive experience comes courtesy of the Divine Proportions creators, with a troubling tale of masked men and seductive sirens. You'll dress to the nines and enter a masquerader experience that's laced with drama and deception.
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.