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Coming up in Guildhall Yard

Guildhall Yard, Aldermanbury EC2V 7HH

The Yard is a hub of activity throughout the year, hosting a wide range of events and exhibitions. From food markets and photography exhibitions, to gladiatorial combat and cycling. Sign up to our mailing list to keep up to date with upcoming events.

Lunch Market

Guildhall Yard hosts a regular lunch market with more than 20 stalls serving up mouth-watering dishes from around the world. Feast on some proper Greek wraps, Jamaican jerk chicken, cracking Korean dumplings and more. There are also plenty of sweet treats, including gourmet brownies and decadent doughnuts.

So ditch the packed lunch, leave the office and get out into the fresh air.

12noon - 2.30pm on the following dates:

  • Wednesday 25 April 2018
  • Thursday 17 May 2018
  • Thursday 21 Jun 2018
  • Thursday 19 Jul 2018
  • Thursday 13 Sep 2018
  • Thursday 18 Oct 2018
  • Thursday 6 Dec 2018

London Games Fest Character Parade & Family Activity Zone

Join Mario, Pac-Man, Lara Croft and a whole host of other iconic characters from video games for the second annual London Games Festival Games Character Parade. Kicking off from Guildhall Yard, heroes and villains will tour some of the City's best sites, finishing back in Guildhall Yard for a climatic on-stage masquerade, music and entertainment as well as family day activities and live games.

Throughout the day in Guildhall Yard and Guildhall Art Gallery, enjoy activities and workshops for all ages inspired by your favourite games. Activities start before the parade, then resume as the parade returns to the Yard. Find out more.

FREE to attend

  • 14 April 2018

Family Activities times:

  • 10.30am-11.30am
  • 1.45pm-3.30pm

Parade from 12.30pm

Fields of Battle, Lands of Peace: 1918 - 2018

The City commemorates the 100-year anniversary of the end of the First World War with an exhibition that remembers those who contributed to the war effort. Acclaimed photographer Michael St Maur Sheil returns with an exhbition highlighting the global nature of the conflict and explores themes of reconciliation. Find out more.

FREE to view at any time.

  • 30 April - 28 May 2018

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23 February 2015
Last Modified:
04 April 2018