What's on in the capital
London is a diverse and exciting city featuring some of the world's best sights, attractions and activities. With so much history to discover and new places to experience, it can sometimes be hard to narrow down the long list of reasons to visit. The Lanesborough's team of dedicated Concierges, each a member of Les Clefs d'Or, is on hand to provide you with the best information to ensure your stay in the World's Greatest City is enjoyable.
Your London calendar
Rembrandt (1606–69) used light like no other artist. He was an alchemist, able to transform paint into glowing flesh. It is 350 years since Rembrandt’s death, but his paintings remain relevant and innovative. No one before or since has quite captured tenderness and drama in the way that he did and with such stubborn individuality. This exhibition promises to be a treat.learn more
Enter the world of this esteemed English painter, printmaker and poet. Tate has collected more than 300 of his artworks, with the intention of reintroducing him to the next generation of artists.learn more
Located on The Lanesborough's doorstep, the most festive of destinations, Hyde Park Winter Wonderland is open daily from 10am –10pm. This year boasts a wondrous list of new attractions and returning fan favourites including the UK’s biggest outdoor Ice Rink, Bar Ice, Zippos Christmas Circusand Cirque Berserkand the brilliantly new themed, Magical Ice Kingdom.learn more
Produced by the Egyptian Ministry of Antiquities and IMG, TUTANKHAMUN: Treasures of the Golden Pharaoh unveils more than 150 original objects from the tomb, 60 of which are travelling out of Egypt for the first and final time before they return for permanent display within the Grand Egyptian Museum which is currently under construction.learn more
Lucian Freud: The Self-portraits
Lucian Freud: The Self-portraits is the first exhibition to focus on the celebrated artist’s visceral and unflinching self-portraits. Executed over almost seven decades on canvas and paper, the exhibition brings together around 50 works that chart Freud’s (1922-2011) artistic development.learn more
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The Ultimate London Address
Moments from Knightsbridge, Buckingham Palace and Hyde Park, in a Regency London landmark, The Lanesborough stands at the heart of the capital, next to Wellington Arch.