A London Pass can give you free entry to more than 60 attractions and is available for 1, 2, 3, 6 and 10 days at different cost levels. For prices and more information visit londonpass.com
There is a wide choice of public libraries in London. You can become a member of the local library if you live, work or study in the borough and it is free to join. The British Library is the national library of the UK and one of the world’s largest libraries. Visit the British Library website bl.uk
Many galleries and museums don’t charge for admission except for some special exhibitions. The Shell Arts and Culture Club have special offers for Shell employees visiting art galleries and museums. To be in their distribution list, email your request to LON-SC-Arts-and-Culture@shell.com.
Some famous Museums & Art Galleries:
For more, visit London Museums & Galleries website london-galleries.co.uk
The Lensbury Club is a private club offering extensive leisure, dining and relaxation facilities. Shell employees and retirees benefit from unique membership offers such as special discounts. For more information and membership prices visit www.lensbury.com
London is known for its variety of theatres. Theatre programmes include classical plays, modern drama, comedy, pantomime, opera and the traditional musicals. Discounted tickets: Visit ticketmaster.co.uk
There are many venues in London to listen to music depending on the genre. The main venues for big rock and pop concerts are Earl’s Court exhibition hall, the London Arena, the indoor Wembley Arena and the O2 arena. For opera, the Royal Opera House is a classic and beautiful place to enjoy some of the best opera London has to offer.
There are hundreds of atmospheric pubs scattered around London with the best traditional pubs serving good basic food as well as a range of ‘ales’ (brewed from fresh barley, hops and oats). The drinking age is 18 and drink-driving laws are strict and enforced by London’s police.
If you enjoy walking and visiting pubs you can combine the two with the help of the ‘Pub Walks’ book series (all country side locations).
To check out any restaurant before visiting them, purchase a good Restaurant guides such as the Time Out Eating and Drinking Guide. Book your table early for offers and discounts for London Restaurants at TopTable.
Some child-friendly restaurants:
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