The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Sunday 28th July.


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Top events in London on Sun 28th Jul 2019

Annual chance to go down inside a Victorian Ice Well.
10am to 4pm
 
Islington
Ice Sunday
A monthly open day at a quirky transport museum housed in an old water pumping building.
10am to 4pm
 
Enfield Town
Monthly open day at a Transport Museum
Take part in a creative workshop, talk to our artists and production team, get a closer look at our set designs, and try conducting the City of London Sinfonia.
12pm to 5pm
 
Kensington
Each open day will be individual to the station, but there will be a fire engine on display for everyone to have a good look at, and may be even get in!
12pm to 4pm
 
Streatham
Norbury fire station open day
Semi-regular days where they fire up a Victorian steam engine.
12:30pm to 4:30pm
 
South Tottenham
Open day at a Victorian steam pump
Monthly open day at a site of an important railway wildlife reserve.
1pm to 5pm
 
Forest Hill
Discover the history of the building and climb the 135 stairs for the best view of Hackney.
2pm to 4:30pm
 
Hackney
Revisit some of your favourites such as The Poddington Peas and Bodger & Badger, with special guests.
3pm to 5pm
 
Southwark
90s Kids’ Shows
Paul Baker describes Polari's linguistic nuts and bolts, explores the ways it was spoken and tells of its unlikely re-emergence in the twenty-first century.
3pm to 4:30pm
 
Holborn
Fabulosa! The Story of Polari, Britain’s Secret Gay Language

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

This exhibition tells the story of how Robert and Ellen Paul really created cinema here in Haringey.
1pm to 5pm
Tottenham
Closing soon Sun, 28th Jul
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A selection of Turner’s illustrations for Sir Walter Scott’s poetry and prose, part of the house’s permanent collection.
12pm to 4pm
Twickenham
Closing soon Sun, 28th Jul
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An exhibition showcasing the work of master calligrapher, Mouneer Al Shaarani.
'Calligraphic Rhythms' by Mouneer Al Shaarani
Starts at 12am
Mayfair
Closing soon Wed, 31st Jul
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Eccentric, scandalous, provocative, exuberant and as funny as ever, fashion’s enfant terrible presents his new creation: part revue, part catwalk show.
Jean Paul Gaultier: Fashion Freak Show
All Day
Southwark
Closing soon Fri, 2nd Aug
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Ten years of awe-inspiring images shot by astrophotographers worldwide.
Astronomy Photographer of the Year Exhibition
10am to 4:30pm
Greenwich
Closing soon Sun, 4th Aug
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Comprising 65 prints and drawings, this exhibition highlights Rembrandt’s technical and creative ingenuity on paper.
Rembrandt: Thinking on paper
10am to 5:30pm
Russell Square
Closing soon Sun, 4th Aug
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In this, the first major museum display of artists’ postcards, discover both the politics and playfulness of this unique collection of 300 postcards.
The World Exists To Be Put On A Postcard
10am to 5:30pm
Russell Square
Closing soon Sun, 4th Aug
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An exhibition of kaleidoscopic sculptures, installations and video works informed by scientific processes and natural phenomena such as heat, cold, magnetism and light.
Hicham Berrada: Dreamscapes
11am to 7pm
Southwark
Closing soon Sun, 18th Aug
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This display focuses on the rarely seen archives of queer venues and social networks collated by University College London’s Urban Laboratory.
Queer Spaces: London, 1980s – Today
11am to 6pm
Whitechapel
Closing soon Sun, 25th Aug
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This exhibition explores the forgotten industrial history of plastic in east London around the River Lea.
Raw Materials: Plastics
10am to 5pm
Bow
Closing soon Sun, 25th Aug
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Sunday 28th July 2019

Visit the second biggest Conservatory in London
 12pm to 5pm
 
 Barbican
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Hidden under a road bridge can be found the remains of a medieval monastery.
 11am to 4pm
 
 Wimbledon
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A 90-minute walking tour as you explore the Barbican and discover the fascinating history behind the building of the Centre and the surrounding estate.
 Starts at 1pm
 
 Barbican
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Architecture Tours - Brutal or beautiful?

Walking tours of London on Sunday 28th July 2019

Explore London with one of our fantastic Doctor Who guides on this 2 ½ hour walking tour.
 10:30am to 1pm
 
 Southwark
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Enjoy an insider's tour of the City, including Guildhall, Mansion House, the Bank of England and the Royal Exchange - grand buildings in the heart of a city where big money and history are still being made.
 2pm to 3:45pm
 
 City of London
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City Highlights Guided Walk