The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Monday 5th October.


Monday 5th October


Online events / webinars

This UK City Dialogue brings together Manchester, London and Birmingham for a discussion about the health of our city centres as we move through the recovery from COVID-19.
 3pm to 4:30pm
 
UK city dialogue: city centres
A talk about Darwin's four enormous books on barnacles, used to earn credit in scientific circles
 6pm to 7pm
 
Darwin, Breeding and Barnacles

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

The artist, who worked for more than two decades as a self-employed plumber before discovering glass, has produced a series of highly personal pieces that discuss and investigate the treatment of black people in Britain and the USA.
Blown, Bound and Bold at Vessel Gallery
event time 11am to 5pm
 Notting Hill
 Closing soon Thu, 8th Oct
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Explore the intricate ceramic map making of artist, ceramicist and cartographer Loraine Rutt at her South London studio.
Behind the Scenes in a Globe Maker’s Studio
event time 12pm to 5pm
 Peckham
 Closing soon Sat, 10th Oct
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This exhibition presents George IV's life through the art that enriched his world.
George IV: Art & Spectacle
event time 11am to 6:30pm
 Whitehall
 Closing soon Sun, 11th Oct
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An annual outdoor exhibition of sculptures within Regent's Park.
Frieze Sculpture
event time All Day
 Camden
 Closing soon Sun, 18th Oct
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This open-air exhibition features images from religious services to reveal the Square Mile’s diverse spiritual life that stretches out into many faiths.
Faith in the City of London
event time All Day
 City of London
 Closing soon Wed, 28th Oct
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A new look at the extraordinary life and work of the pop art superstar
Andy Warhol
event time 10am to 6pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Wed, 4th Nov
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Acclaimed artist Kara Walker presents one of the most ambitious Hyundai Commissions to date
Kara Walker
event time 10am to 6pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Wed, 4th Nov
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A collection of works from the archive of contemporary artist Matt Smith, seen together for the first time.
Matt Smith: 2020
event time All Day
 City of London
 Closing soon Wed, 4th Nov
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This exhibition develops the artist's ongoing interest in contemporary labour conditions.
Content Provider
event time 11am to 5pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Fri, 4th Dec
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Discover the story of Derek Jarman’s garden at Prospect Cottage, Dungeness, in this exhibition at the Garden Museum.
Derek Jarman: My garden’s boundaries are the horizon
event time 10:30am to 5pm
 Southwark
 Ends on Sun, 13th Dec
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Exhibitions opening soon


Walking tours of London on Monday 5th October 2020

Boudica’s Rebellion, The Great Fire of London and the Blitz. London has burned several time in its 2,000 years, and on this walk you’ll learn about the cataclysmic events of 1666 and 1940/41.
 11am to 12:30pm
 
 City of London
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London's Burning Walking Tour