Trafalgar Square

Your All In London guide to Trafalgar Square

Arguably one of the most visited attractions in London, Trafalgar Square is a location in Central London that was developed purely to commemorate the Battle of Trafalgar, in 1805. The spot was originally called King William the Fourth’s Square but this was later renamed Trafalgar Square.

Central to the Square is Nelson’s Column, although there are now several related pieces of sculpture around the Square. The north of the Square is marked by the site of the King’s Mews and the south of the square is marked by the halfway point where the Strand met Whitehall. This point is known as Charing Cross and is widely recognised as the central point in London.

Going out in Trafalgar Square

What's On in Trafalgar Square


Diwali In London
Trafalgar Square, Westminster, London

Starts: 01/11/2020
Ends: 01/11/2020

Learn how to draw a self-portrait: A young person's guide
Online Event

Starts: 18/03/2020
Ends: 31/12/2020

The LoveCrafts Festival
Online Event

Starts: 03/08/2020
Ends: 31/08/2020

Campfire Club Live: Nick Hart, Ewan McLennan - DIGITAL Ticket
Online Event

Starts: 26/08/2020
Ends: 26/08/2020

Joshua Sofaer and Wunderbar present Opera Helps Online
Online Event

Starts: 07/08/2020
Ends: 17/10/2020

Vue West End introduces lower prices
3 Cranbourn Street, Leicester Square

Starts: 20/01/2020
Ends: 31/12/2020

Trafalgar Square High Street Directory


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Trafalgar Square Shopping Streets


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