The Lord Mayor's Show  

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 9TH NOVEMBER 2019

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, City of London, City, London EC4N 8BH
 
 
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OPENING TIMES
11am - Procession via St Paul's 11am-12noon, returns by Embankment 1.15pm-2.30pm
 
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The Lord Mayor's ShowA colourful parade of over 6,000 people, marching bands, military groups, carriages and dance troupes makes its way through the streets of London at the annual Lord Mayor's Show. There are no fireworks this year but the procession, one of highlights of the show, remains and there's free family entertainment at Bloomberg Arcade, Paternoster Square next to St. Paul's Cathedral. Gog and Magog - the symbolic protectors of the City of London - are part of the parade as is the gilded State Coach which carries the newly elected Lord Mayor. It's a spectacle and celebration that goes back 800 years and a wonderful day of pomp and pageantry. Family friendly activities at Bloomberg Arcade and Paternoster Square include a funfair, food market, street artists and dancing wheelie bins. Several companies show the skills and technology related to their particular specialism. To see the street procession, watch the outward journey from 11am to 12noon between Bank and St. Paul's. For a quieter version, watch the return leg from 1.15pm to 2.30pm in the Embankment area. Head through St. Paul's churchyard to the Paternoster Festival Zone to see some strange and wonderful acts.

 

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1 Seething Lane, EC3N | 9 minutes from The Lord Mayor's Show
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City of London, City, London EC4N | Same location as The Lord Mayor's Show
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Bartholomew Lane, City, London EC2R | 2 minutes from The Lord Mayor's Show
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8 Royal Exchange, City, London EC3V | 2 minutes from The Lord Mayor's Show
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10 Royal Exchange, City, London EC3V | 2 minutes from The Lord Mayor's Show
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1 Poultry, Bank, City, London EC2R | 1 minute from The Lord Mayor's Show
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40 Liverpool Street, City, London EC2M | 9 minutes from The Lord Mayor's Show
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103 Cannon Street, City, London EC4N | 2 minutes from The Lord Mayor's Show
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21-23 St Swithin's Lane, EC4N | 2 minutes from The Lord Mayor's Show
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Vinoteca City
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21 Bloomberg Arcade, EC4N | 2 minutes from The Lord Mayor's Show
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8 1/2 Dowgate Hill, City, London EC4R | 3 minutes from The Lord Mayor's Show
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Gresham Street, City, London EC2P | 4 minutes from The Lord Mayor's Show
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Tate Modern 12 minutes walk from The Lord Mayor's Show

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Tate Modern 12 minutes walk from The Lord Mayor's Show

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