City Lit Open Days

Save the dates for our next Open Days:

  • Thursday 13 December, (17:00-19:30)

  • Friday 14 December (13:00-18:30)

Further information including taster bookings will be available in November 2018.



What's on

  • Try something new during a taster course or workshop, from comedy to creative writing, massage to Mandarin, poetry to piano and much more…

  • Embrace the unknown or discover a hidden talent with a curious course

  • Talk to our friendly staff about a course and take a tour of studios, student centre and cafe

  • Learn more about the choice of one-day tasters, short and long courses – available all year round in Covent Garden. 

  • Discount on courses for visitors on the day

To find out about disability support and adjustments for a range of support needs at the open days please contact We may need 2-3 weeks to put these adjustments in place.


Free activities

  • Information and advice fair
  • Tours of the building (open studios, Cafe, Student Centre, Digital and Design Hub, 4th floor terrace etc).
  • Interactive activities
  • Live music

What our open day visitors say

  • ‘The teacher was full of energy and enthusiasm and I was asked to do something challenging and out of my comfort zone. I came away inspired and happy.’

  • ‘The class has made me re-think some priorities in my life. I work in a pressurised environment and I really wanted to stretch the other side of my brain. The courses have inspired me to have a real long hard look at how I want to spend my time.’

  • ‘Trying out something new without huge financial commitment. - excellent idea!’

Welcome to City Lit

City Lit Open Days April 2018

City Lit, 1-10 Keeley Street, London WC2B 4BA

Discount - post-event survey


Terms and conditions for attendees who completed the post-event survey and received a discount code:

•Discount applies to all 'main programme' courses live on the website for 2018-19 courses.

•Discount is applicable to the total course purchase.

•One discount and use per person - discount cannot be used multiple times

•Discount must be used by midnight, Sunday 14 October 2018

•To redeem your discount please select your courses online and enter the code into the discount box at checkout and select 'apply code', when you book via You can also book in person or via phone (020 7831 7831), quoting the discount code.

Any questions please email us: