The Festival will be a celebration of Victorian culture, marking the 200th anniversary of the birth of Sir Horace Jones – the renowned architect of Leadenhall Market. During this month long festival (20 May – 20 June), Leadenhall Market will host Victorian inspired musical performances and entertainment, craft workshops, storytelling sessions and historical tours. Find Victorian circus performers, magicians, poets and story-tellers in the City’s famous Victorian marketplace.
The Victorian City Festival forms part of the City of London’s Fantastic Feats programme of events. Starting in May, the festival will see more than 50 events take place over six months, mixing theatre, music and art. The festival is a celebration of the capital’s architecture.