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Introducing Our Insanely Instagrammable Installations: Scenes in the Square

Get ready to discover icons from a century of cinema in the heart of Leicester Square, London’s home of film, and make a day of it with our quick guide to what’s on this weekend.

27/02/2020 - 08/03/2020

at Leicester Square, WC2H 7DE. Price Free- ££.

Looking to discover Scenes in the Square this weekend?


On 27th February 2020, we unveiled icons from a century of cinema in the heart of Leicester Square with a long-term interactive statue trail, Scenes in the Square.

Featuring DC’s iconic Super Heroes, Batman and Wonder Woman, Gene Kelly from Singin’ in the Rain and Mary Poppins, to Bugs Bunny, Paddington Bear, Mr Bean and Laurel and Hardy in Liberty, there’s something for all the family to discover in the heart of Leicester Square, London’s home of film.

So, if you’re visiting Scenes in the Square to check out the iconic characters and legendary film scenes, why not make a day of it?

Whether you’re looking to fill-up on fabulous food with your friends, a laugh with your other-half, or just looking for an excuse to have a tipple or two, here’s our quick guide to what you can get up to in Leicester Square and Piccadilly Circus.

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Get your selfie sticks at the ready as from 27th February 2020, Leicester Square came to life with famous faces from throughout film history.

​Offering a free, must-see film attraction, “Scenes in the Square” features highly recognisable classic and contemporary film characters, each immortalised in interactive and expressive bronze statues, with some brought to life in the evening through lighting.

Looking to locate the iconic film characters?

Use our online map to help guide you around Leicester Square and click on each pin to discover more about the statues.

Plus, if you’ve got Spotify, immerse yourself in the world of film with the ultimate soundtrack to accompany your journey through Scenes in the Square. We’ve put together a playlist featuring songs from our characters films.

Discover more and view the map.

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VOCAL HOUSE BRUCH at The Perception, W London


Looking for a lip-smacking bottomless brunch?

Crank-up the volume with the Vocal House Brunch take-over at The Perception, W London on Saturday 29th February 2020.

​​Offering tickets from £45 per person, prepare for a boozy 1.5 hours of bottomless Prosecco or cocktails, an unlimited dessert station and spellbinding live vocal performances.

Discover more here. Or, use the following details to make a reservation:

T: +44 020 7758 1060


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SAM AVERY: TODDLERGEDDON at Leicester Square Theatre


Looking for a laugh this weekend?

Join award-winning comedian and bestselling author Sam Avery (AKA The Learner Parent) for a cracking comedy night at Leicester Square Theatre on Saturday 29th February 2020.

Offering tickets from £18.25 per person, Toddlergeddon is filled with quick wit from the hilarious trials of raising a toddler.

Discover more here. Or, call or email to book your tickets using the following details:

T: +44 020 7734 2222


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PIE & BEER MONTH at Brumus Bar, Haymarket Hotel


Perhaps you’re pining for the perfect pie?

Discover Brumus Bar & Restaurant at Haymarket Hotel as they celebrate not only British Pie Week, running 2nd-8th March 2020, but Pie & Beer Month, running from 1st-31st March 2020.

Offering a different pie each week, paired with sides and a craft beer for only £20 per person, it’s the perfect reason get stuck into a bona fide British pie.

Discover more here. Or, make a reservation using the following details:

T: +44 020 7470 4007


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Get an extra hour of Happy Hour drinks at The Lost Alhambra


Normally, happy hour runs from opening until 9pm every Sunday – Thursday, and until 7pm every Friday and Saturday. But, all our readers can enjoy a whole extra hour every day!

Simply pop-in to The Lost Alhambra, Leicester Square’s most Instagram-worthy bar, and show this webpage at the bar to enjoy happy hour until 10pm from Sunday – Thursday, and until 8pm every Friday and Saturday.

What are you wiating for? Prepare to wrap your lips around trailblazing tipples from as little as £6 and enjoy show-stopping visual treats in Leicester Square hottest new venue.

Discover more online. Or, call or email to make a reservation using the following details:

T: +44 020 8191 9144


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