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Top 26 Things to do on your London hen party – Part 2

Top 26 things to do on your London hen party part 2

If you are heading to London on for your hen weekend or thinking London is the city for you, here are UKGirlThing’s top 26 things to do whilst you are there. In this part 2, you can look forward to the top restaurants, cultural hotspot and the best tourist attractions and sightseeing destinations. 

The best restaurants and cafes to visit on your London hen party.

If you are a foodie or just a love a good meal with great company here is our top choices of where to eat when in London! 

sky garden london hen weekend food

Sky Garden

So if you want a show-stopping spectacular London’s Sky Garden is the perfect choice for you. An ultra-modern utopia come garden high in the London sky. 155m above the city of London the views are unbeatable and uninterrupted. If you want to be basked in horticulture and architecture Sky Garden is the perfect Restaurant to visit on your London hen weekend. 

Peggy Porschen Parlour hen party cupcakes

Peggy Porschen Parlour

Gather your girls to sip on a glass of Laurent Perrier Cuvee Rose Champagne with “the best cupcakes in the world” (according to Vanity Fair)! Peggy Porschen Parlour is a pastel pink sugar delight, with so many sweet treats to try. Enjoy a Strawberry and Champagne Cupcake in the most incredible surroundings. Perfect for the smaller hen party groups. 

london hen weekend sway bar

Sway Bar

If you are looking for one venue to cater for scrumptious food, tasty drinks and somewhere to dance until the early hours. Sway bar is the perfect choice for you. Begin your night with a 3 course home style comfort food with your girls before moving on to the dance floor of the club or one of the 3 bars. 

The best culture hotspots to visit on your London hen do

If you are looking to do something a little different on your hen party during the day and fancy some culture then London is the place to go. You are spoilt for choice as to where to what wonders to see first. 

london hen weekend portobello road market

Portobello road market

This world famous market caters mainly for British art collectors but this is not all. Fashion and clothing to fruit and veg and much more the market changes as to the day of the week.  If you have a weakness for vintage clothing this market will be calling you. 

london culture hot spot for your hen weekend V&A


The Victoria and Albert Museum is the “world’s leading museum of art and design.” With New exhibitions and curations on from Winnie-the-pooh to Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion exhibitions to entertain and fuels your eyes and mind. With many exhibitions being free it is well worth a visit for the art lovers amongst us. 

Visit Tate on you London hen do


Whether you’re a Tate Modern or Tate Britain kind of girl these free exhibitions are plenty to fuel up on all the culture from the 15th Century to the present day. If you appreciate the arts and want to cast your eye on some spectacular art pieces on your London hen do these are not to be missed. 

top places to visit on your London hen do camden market

Camden Market

A market with flair, character and flamboyance. Home to stalls and shops of original, handcrafted and vintage clothing and accessories. Futuristic Clubwear from Cyberdog to the British street style Mod-inspired clothing from the Modfather. Full of the weird and the wonderful, it is like going into Aladdin’s cave and coming out with treasures and wonders. If you enjoy street food this is one not to miss! 

west end london hen do

London’s West End

From musicals to plays, from classics to new break out shows there is a show for everyone’s taste. Whether you are an avid theatre-goer or this will be the first of many, it’s an experience not to be missed. No matter if you haven’t booked in advance limited tickets are often available from kiosks in Leister square. This will be ok for smaller hen groups but choices are often slim and limited, so booking in advance is always advised. If you’re not sure what to see check out what Time Out has voted the top 10 shows this year

covent garden market on your london hen party

Covert Garden Market

If you want that happy go lucky, hustle and bustle atmosphere that is unique to London this is the market to head to. With street singers and performers entertaining us whilst roaming the stalls, you will be sure to find the perfect something to take home as a souvenir from your amazing London hen party. 

The Best London Attractions and Sightseeing

London is not short of tourist hotspots and attractions. From where our dear Queen rests her head at night to the Tower of London that holds so much British history inside its walls. It is safe to say you will not fall short of places to visit and see on your London hen party!

watch the changing of the guard on your london hen do

Changing of the Guard at Buckingham Palace

This is quintessentially British ceremony that lasts around 45 minutes, it is a formal ceremony accompanied by music. It is free to watch and often gathers a lot of spectators, check out the schedule to make sure you don’t miss out on this spectacle on your London hen do. 

take a trip on the london eye on your hen weekend

London Eye

If you want to see the grand size of London, all of its monuments and landmarks without traipsing all over London with your hens. Then the London Eye is the perfect choice for you. Tickets are required, these can be brought on the day or in advance. ID will be required but hopefully, everyone will have this for your London hen night antics. 

visit Tower of London on your London hen weekend

Tower of London

The notorious prison was not originally built for this purpose, although it held captive some of the most famous prisoners and executions in British history including Guy Fawkes, Anne Boleyn and Lady Jane Grey. If the rich history inside these walls intrigues you and your hen be sure to visit on your London hen weekend. 

head to london zoo on your london hen weekend

London Zoo

If you too love a day out with the zoo, London Zoo is spectacular. It goes a step beyond and brings the magic of London to the Zoo. With a great range of animals and so much to see and do, it is completely adult friendly. If you love animals or just being a cheeky monkey from time to time then London Zoo is a must for your London hen party. 

visit harry potter studio on your London hen weekend

Harry Potter studio tour

Are you still waiting for your letter from Hogwarts? Have no worries, not only can you head to platform 9/3’s at London Kings Cross you can also step into the world of Magic at The Warner Brothers The Making of Harry Potter studio tour. Sip of Butterbeer and learn to fly on your London hen do with your girls.


We had a hard time just narrowing it down to 30, there is so much to do and see in London from ICEBAR to dining in the Sky Garden. If you haven’t seen our part 1 full of the best bars and activities click here. If you are on the fence if London is the right city for your hen do, how could it not be? There’s something for everyone. Please let us know your favourite thing about London in the comments below.

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