Launched Today: London’s Official City Guide App

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From today you can download the London Official City Guide app, brought to you by the Mayor of London and London & Partners.

The free app lets you search our comprehensive listings wherever you are, so you’ll always know what’s on near you and what not to miss.

Quick filters also let you find free events and attractions, as well as our must see recommendations.

During this summer like no other, the app also features fantastic trails around London and details of the Mayor’s free events. There’s even a welcome video from Boris himself!

Features of the app include:

  • Places – Browse London landmarks, places to visit for free, parks, museums, galleries, shops and restaurants
  • Trails – Stroll along some of London’s most scenic streets and meet London 2012 mascots Wenlock and Mandeville with the Discovery Trails. Or plan the perfect weekend day out and enjoy the best of the capital’s culture with our Culture Trails
  • Map – search nearby events and places on an interactive map and plan your route
  • Alerts – be the first to know about secret events happening throughout the summer

Download the perfect companion to your summer in London now from the Apple app store. And watch this space for the Android version coming very soon!


  1. Pia says:

    Yeah, can’t wait for the Android app. Is it planned to come out in the next month? I’ll be there for the Olympics :)

    • Tom Butler says:

      Hi Pia – yes, the Android version should be with us very soon, hopefully by next week. We’ll update the blog post with the link when it’s available

  2. Shakes Miah says:

    Looks like an amazing app, check out it helps people find the best bars & nightclubs in London. I’ve used this site and find it very useful to find the right clubs and bars for me.