The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Friday 3rd January.


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Top events in London on Fri 3rd Jan 2020

It's quiet over Christmas, so if you've never been, it's a good time to visit Parliament for a tour.
All Day
 
Whitehall
Christmas tours of Parliament
xplore Hogarth: Place and Progress after normal opening hours, accompanied with a Gin & Tonic.
Starts at 6pm
 
Holborn
Soane Lates: Hogarth After Hours

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Step inside to join the rebel celebrations and discover centuries-old traditions that were forced to go underground in the 1600s.
1657: Rebel Christmas
9am to 5pm
Richmond
Ends on Closing soon Sat, 4th January
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To celebrate the work of Freddy Warren, a selection of photographs are showcased in this exhibition that captures the atmosphere and movement of jazz.
Ronnie Scott's 1959-69 - Photography by Freddy Warren
9:30am to 5:30pm
Barbican
Ends on Closing soon Sat, 4th January
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This winter, more twinkling and fantastical than ever before, Christmas at Kew returns.
Christmas at Kew 2019
Starts at 12am
Richmond
Ends on Closing soon Sun, 5th January
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Created in close collaboration with the artist, Elizabeth Peyton: Aire and Angels, explores the development of Peyton’s unique art from the 1990s to the present day.
Elizabeth Peyton: Aire and Angels
10am to 9pm
Soho
Ends on Closing soon Sun, 5th January
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All of the paintings and engravings in Hogarth's series have been united for the first time to examine his complex views on morality, the society and the city.
Hogarth: Place and Progress
10am to 5pm
Holborn
Ends on Closing soon Sun, 5th January
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The Museum of Architecture brings its hugely popular Gingerbread City exhibition to Somerset House.
Museum of Architecture's Gingerbread City
11am to 8pm
Strand
Ends on Closing soon Sun, 5th January
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A huge floating "Moon" will fill a darkened room and it's oddly exciting to see
Museum of the Moon
10am to 5:50pm
South Kensington
Ends on Closing soon Sun, 5th January
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Discover artists who have risked their lives in times of conflict for the music they love.
Rebel Sounds
10am to 6pm
Southwark
Ends on Closing soon Sun, 5th January
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A series of striking photographs of science in action will soon go on display at the Science Museum as part of the Royal Photographic Society’s inaugural Science Photographer of the Year competition.
Science Photographer of the Year
10am to 6pm
South Kensington
Ends on Closing soon Sun, 5th January
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£9  
To celebrate 50 years since NASA’s Apollo 11 mission landed the first humans on the Moon, the UK’s biggest exhibition dedicated to Earth’s nearest celestial neighbour.
The Moon
10am to 5pm
Greenwich
Ends on Closing soon Sun, 5th January
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Walking tours of London on Friday 3rd January 2020

Are you ready to learn about London’s grim and gruesome past? Then join us on a tour that tells the tale of crime and punishment, executions and excess.
 11am to 12:45pm
 
 City of London
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Discover more about this much-loved London hospital, whose history dates back nearly 900 years!
 2pm to 3:30pm
 
 Barbican
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