We’re entering the depths of winter, the credit cards are maxed out and the Christmas and NYE celebrations are well and truly behind us. What now? All doom and gloom in the UK’s capital? I think not. Although you may be feeling the pinch of Christmas or the shiver of winter I challenge you to make it your new years resolution to enjoy London in January.

January Events In London are fun for the whole family. Get involved and before you know it you’ll be planning your February and March!

Ice Skating In January In London

If you haven’t already, you just have to give it a whirl. London has some of the most spectacular temporary ice skating rinks in Europe.  Hyde Park, Sommeset House, The Natural History Museum and The Tower of London all build rinks for you to enjoy. You’re best off to book ahead and for those unacquainted, don’t worry, you’ll pick it up in no time!

Photography Exhibitions in London in January

The photography exhibitions in London are cool and they’re always fun to visit in January when the weather is typically cold, wet and rainy. There are loads going on so you might have use doctor google to help you out, but here are a few to get you started:

  • Astronomy Photographer of the Year, The Royal Observatory, Greenwich Park, Greenwich
  • Mario Testino: British Royal Portraits, National Portrait Gallery, St Martin’s Place, London
  • Wildlife Photographer of the Year, Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London

 London International Mime Festival

The LIMF is 18 days of varied and amazing acts. Circus, Illusion puppetry and theatre. This year there will be more than 15 productions from all around the world. Check it out -> LIMF

London Ice Sculpting Festival

For 3 days in Jubilee Park, Montgomery Square and the Wood Wharf the incredible London Ice Sculpting Festival will take place. Generally the most popular event is the master class:

  • Friday: 11am – 3pm
  • Saturday: 10am – 6pm
  • Sunday: 11am – 4pm

Expect live music, entertainment and a chilly good time! Check it out ->LISF

This is not even the tip of the iceberg so get in touch, comment and let us know what you are up to for January in London!