Get back into the City with Culture Mile
Along with everyone else, we're following ever-evolving updates regarding COVID-19.
The UK government has announced that England will be moving to Plan B in response to the risks of the Omicron variant. This includes face coverings becoming a requirement by law in most indoor settings. For full information, please read the government guidance before visiting the area.
Our focus is to monitor and collect information about how the virus, and surrounding concerns, are affecting the Culture Mile area specifically. We will organise and share relevant information from the government, hospitality and cultural organisations in this uncertain and rapidly-changing context.
On this page you can find out about:
Let's work towards a COVID-safe Culture Mile together, and we look forward to seeing you soon!
Around the Corner is a series of 12 installations between Millennium Bridge and Barbican Station which you can follow on foot.
Museum of London family trails -
Walk this way! From hidden gems to beloved landmarks, follow one of these colourful itineraries and take a trip through the City.
Attractions in the Square Mile - take a look at what's currently open from Guildhall Art Gallery to Tower Bridge.
Here's what to expect if you're travelling for the first time in a while. You can find the latest government advice here.
Open spaces for picnics
If you are visiting the city, there are several quiet spots within Culture Mile for you to visit while there and enjoy a picnic. Try one of the City gardens, or any of the green spaces which can be found here. Advice for visiting parks and gardens can be found here. There are also some large pedestrianised squares, including Aldgate Square, Paternoster Square and Guildhall Yard.
Please see the frequently asked questions (FAQs) below regarding visiting the area for leisure purposes. The information below is correct at time of publishing, and will be updated regularly.