Lord Mayor's Show

 
 
ADDRESS
Mansion House, City of London, City, London EC4N 8BH 
 
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Dates:
8th November 2014 to 8th November 2015
 
OPENING TIMES
11am-5pm | Procession 11am-2.30pm | Fireworks 5pm
 
PRICES
FREE
 
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Lord Mayor's ShowThe Lord Mayor's Show, an annual event which has been taking over the streets of London for nearly 800 years now, features a parade of over 6,000 people, military marching bands, Chinese acrobats, a procession of decorated floats and a gilded State Coach that the Lord Mayor travels in. The procession starts at 11am with an RAF flypast and goes on until about 2.30pm, covering the whole area between Bank and Aldwych with the mayor departing from Mansion House for the Royal Courts of Justice where she takes an oath of allegiance to the Queen. Towards the head of the procession are two wicker giants, Gog and Magog, the traditional guardians of the City of London. It's a fun family day out with a grand finale - the day finishes with one of London's most impressive fireworks displays at 5pm, set off from a barge moored in the Thames between Blackfriars and Waterloo Bridges. The best vantage points to watch from tend to be around Embankment and Gabriel's Wharf.

 

About Mansion House

Mansion House, the Palace of the London Mayor, was originally for the Lord Mayor to represent the City in appropriate style, Sir Crispin Gascoigne was the first Lord Mayor to take up residence in 1752. This fine example of a grand Georgian town palace continues to fulfil this function more than two centuries later. More about Mansion House

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Bank Tube Station
 
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Whitechapel Overground Station
 
24 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

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Q-Park Bucklesbury House
 
1 minutes walk
 
Thames Exchange NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Mansion House events

 
The Lord Mayor's ShowThe Lord Mayor's ShowBrass bands, stilt walkers and jugglers throng the streets between Mansion House and Aldwych.8th November 2014Saturday 8th November 2014 Where:
Mansion House,   City of London      EC4N 8BH
Category: event
Free Event 
The Lord Mayor's Show
event > Kids Events | PRICING  Free  
DATES  Saturday 8th November 2014 - 11am
VENUE  Mansion House 
Brass bands, stilt walkers and jugglers throng the streets between Mansion House and Aldwych.
Lord Mayor's ShowLord Mayor's ShowLord Mayor's ShowThe Lord Mayor's Show, an annual event which has been taking over the streets of London for nearly 800 years now, features a parade of over 6,000 people, military marching bands, Chinese acrobats, a procession of decorated floats and a gilded State Coach that the Lord Mayor travels in. The procession starts at 11am with an RAF flypast and goes on u8th November 2014Sunday 8th November 2015 Where:
Mansion House,   City of London      EC4N 8BH
Category: event
Free Event 
Lord Mayor's Show
event > Kids Events | PRICING  Free  
DATES  8th November 2014 to 8th November 2015
VENUE  Mansion House 
The Lord Mayor's Show, an annual event which has been taking over the streets of London for nearly 800 years now, features a parade of over 6,000 people, military marching bands, Chinese acrobats, a procession of decorated floats and a gilded State Coach that the Lord Mayor travels in. The procession starts at 11am with an RAF flypast and goes on u... More about this event
 
 

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