Events & Activities

We love showcasing the hidden gems of the Quarter and have a complete programme of  lunchtime happenings, activities and creative workshops to get you out and exploring fabulous Marylebone.

Pop along to our monthly food markets which offer an array of mouth-watering dishes every second Wednesday of the month, our guided walks promise to top up your local knowledge and our artistic and sports classes will get your creative juices flowing! All our activities are open for everyone to enjoy and on your doorstep so there’s something for everyone. Sign up to our weekly digital newsletter for the latest goings on straight to your inbox here.

  • Street Food Pop Up, Tue & Thu 11:00 - 14:30

    Street Food Pop Up, Tue & Thu 11:00 - 14:30

    Our ever popular street food traders from our regular market pop-up at George’s Park on Tuesday and Thursday’s every other week. Find a different trader every time to tickle your taste buds!

    Upcoming dates:

    Thursday 21 March – Green n Red

    Tuesday 2 April – TBC

    Thursday 4 April – TBC

    Tuesday 16 April – TBC

    Thursday 18 April – TBC

    Tuesday 30  April – TBC

    Thursday 2 May – TBC

     

  • Inside the Wallace Collection, 22 Mar 13:00

    Inside the Wallace Collection, 22 Mar 13:00

    Back by popular demand, this special Friday tour of the magnificent Wallace Collection will get you exploring one of the Quarter’s hidden gems. An expert Collection guide will introduce the history of Hertford House and its occupants, and highlight of some of the finest pieces in the collection, including furniture, porcelain and paintings. You’ll also be able to take in the spectacular Great Gallery, described as “the greatest picture gallery in Europe”

    This is a FREE tour, booking is essential. THIS IS NOW FULL

     

  • Women Of The Quarter, 27 Mar 13:00

    Women Of The Quarter, 27 Mar 13:00

    Follow in the footsteps of the fascinating women who lived and worked in the Quarter. From Madame Tussauds and her famous wax models to fictitious Mrs Hudson, discover the significant, and sometimes scandalous, roles women have played in shaping the area. Lasts 45 mins.

    Free to attend, meet us at 55 Baker Street.

  • Food Market, 10 Apr 11:00 - 14:30

    Food Market, 10 Apr 11:00 - 14:30

    Our April Food Market promises to be full of fresh flavours for lunch, dinner or snack time, plus you can pick up some Easter gifts or a read for yourself from The Book People.

    Takes place at 55 Baker Street.

  • Marylebone's Best Eats & Treats, 24 Apr 18:00

    Marylebone's Best Eats & Treats, 24 Apr 18:00

    To support the Marylebone Food Festival, we’re offering you the chance to get to know some of the area’s best food hang outs and independent stores. Expect tasters and samples, come hungry and curious. Meet at 55 Baker Street for this 90 minutes tour.

    Booking is required for this walk and will open early April.

  • NEW Victorian Marylebone Walk, 24 May 13:00

    NEW Victorian Marylebone Walk, 24 May 13:00

    This walk is dedicated to Queen Victoria who was born on 24th May 1819. 200 years on, this tour will discover life in Victorian Marylebone, with its rapid population growth and the arrival of the steam railway.

    Free to attend, meet us at 55 Baker Street.

  • Gardens of the Quarter, 25 Jun 13:00

    Gardens of the Quarter, 25 Jun 13:00

    Discover the beautiful green spaces in the Quarter. We explore its delightful gardens and visit its charming private garden squares. Find out about the history of the gardens and how they were each used in days gone by.

    Free to attend, meet us at 55 Baker Street.

  • NEW The Hidden History of Tyburn Gallows, 24 Jul 13:00

    NEW The Hidden History of Tyburn Gallows, 24 Jul 13:00

    The Tyburn Gallows, near Marble Arch, was a site of public executions for many centuries, hear the stories of some of the people who were hung there and discover what unusual use the gallows were later put to.

    Free to attend, meet us at 55 Baker Street.

  • The Story of Selfridges, 28 Aug 13:00

    The Story of Selfridges, 28 Aug 13:00

    Join us as we take a look at the journey of Mr Selfridge, how Britain’s first department store has become the ‘Best Department Store in the world’ and the architecture of its flagship store.

    Free to attend, meet us at 55 Baker Street.

  • NEW Madame Tussaud - The Lady and the Legacy, 26 Sep 13:00

    NEW Madame Tussaud - The Lady and the Legacy, 26 Sep 13:00

    This 45 minute walk delves into the history of one of Britain’s most visited attractions, Madame Tussauds London. Madame Marie Tussaud mixed with French high society until she was imprisoned during the French revolution. Her death masks of executed nobility were displayed in an exhibition at the Baker Street Bazaar. On this walk we learn about the lady, her legacy and the famous faces inside.

    Free to attend, meet us at 55 Baker Street.

  • Murder in Marylebone (True Life Crime 1800s -1942), 23 Oct 18:00

    Murder in Marylebone (True Life Crime 1800s -1942), 23 Oct 18:00

    Tales of true life crimes in Old Marylebone, from the Blackout Ripper, a terrifying serial killer, to a murderous butler and a horrific death in a hotel. Find out how the police went about solving these crimes and discover how successful they were in apprehending the culprits. Lasts 90 minutes.

    Free to attend, meet us at 55 Baker Street.

  • NEW The Old Marylebone Town Hall, 27 Nov 13:00

    NEW The Old Marylebone Town Hall, 27 Nov 13:00

    Marylebone Town Hall opened in 1920 and was listed in 1981. It has now become part of the London Business School campus but is also still one of the most popular venues in London for weddings and civil partnerships including the marriages of the Beatles and several Hollywood Stars. Learn about the celebrities who liked the venue so much they got married here twice and hear about all the gossip, the history and secret royal connections.

    Free to attend, meet us at 55 Baker Street.

  • Public Art (Statues to Subways), 10 Dec 13:00

    Public Art (Statues to Subways), 10 Dec 13:00

    Discover the public art in the Quarter, from memorials, statues including Baker Street’s very own Sherlock Holmes to the treasures in the Wonderpass.

    Free to attend, meet us at 55 Baker Street.

  • Pop, Rock and Roll, 22 Jan 13:00

    Pop, Rock and Roll, 22 Jan 13:00

    Learn more about Baker Street Quarter music moguls, composers and singers, past and present, including Dusty Springfield, Gerry Rafferty, Eric Coates, John Lennon, Ringo Starr, Jimi Hendrix and Hughie Green.

    Free to attend, meet us at 55 Baker Street.

  • NEW SOE and the Secret Service, 26 Feb 13:00

    NEW SOE and the Secret Service, 26 Feb 13:00

    The SOE was a secret branch of the military devoted to espionage and sabotage in World War II. Learn about their Baker Street base, their clandestine methods and about more recent secret service offices in the Quarter.

    Free to attend, meet us at 55 Baker Street.

  • Crime Fiction Writers of the Quarter, 26 Mar 13:00

    Crime Fiction Writers of the Quarter, 26 Mar 13:00

    As well as Arthur Conan Doyle’s Sherlock Holmes, we’ll be exploring the Quarter’s other crime fiction connections including the former home of the Grandfather of Detective Fiction and a murder mystery writer with links to King Kong.

    Free to attend, meet us at 55 Baker Street.