The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Friday 28th August.


Top events in London on Fri 28th Aug 2020

A block of 10 days where the Transport Museum's main storage depot in Acton is open to visitors.
11am to 6pm
 
Acton
Transport Museum open days at the Acton depot
Luke Jerram’s ceremonial art installation has been created as a memorial to those we have lost in the COVID-19 pandemic.
2:30pm to 8pm
 
Woolwich
In Memoriam

Online events / webinars

This talk shows how the theory and methods of space syntax can help historians find new ways of using maps and town plans as sources in urban social history.
3pm to 4pm
 
The value of maps in urban history research
Croydon isn't just boring 1960s office blocks and shops. Join Stephen to learn the fascinating story of a little old town with big ambition.
3pm to 4pm
 

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Free  
An exhibition by the UK’s leading established Glass Artists and some of the most exciting emerging talents.
Re-Gather
10am to 6pm
Southwark
Closing soon Sat, 29th Aug
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Free  
Chorus is an installation of giant kinetic sculptures, a celestial choir of spinning sound machines, created by award-winning artist and British Composer of the Year, Ray Lee.
Chorus
7:30pm to 9:30pm
Greenwich
Closing soon Mon, 31st Aug
2020-08-28
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A display of kimono by contemporary textile artist, and founder of the HIROCOLEDGE brand, Takahashi Hiroko can be seen in the windows and on the Ground Floor at Japan House London throughout August.
RENOVATION: Kimono & Sustainability
All Day
Kensington
Closing soon Mon, 31st Aug
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An exhibition of large scale paintings by Alex Urie.
Alex Urie - Silo
12pm to 6pm
Islington
Closing soon Sat, 5th Sep
2020-08-28
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Free  
Gaia is a touring artwork by UK artist Luke Jerram - a giant floating balloon of the earth.
Gaia
6pm to 10pm
Greenwich
Closing soon Sun, 6th Sep
2020-08-28
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Tate Modern presents the first major exhibition of Steve McQueen’s artwork in the UK for 20 years
Steve McQueen
10am to 6pm
Southwark
Closing soon Sun, 6th Sep
2020-08-28
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It’s 40 years since The Clash’s third album ‘London Calling’ was released, and an exhibition has pulled together a host of memorabilia for that iconic album.
The Clash: London Calling
11:30am to 3:30pm
Barbican
Closing soon Sun, 6th Sep
2020-08-28
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The New Stone Age exhibition celebrates the sustainability, practicality and inherent beauty of stone.
 The New Stone Age
9am to 6pm
Euston
Closing soon Sat, 12th Sep
2020-08-28
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The first UK exhibition of works by Indian master painters commissioned by East India Company officials in the late eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.
 Forgotten Masters: Indian Painting for the East India Company
11am to 3pm
Marylebone High St
Closing soon Sun, 13th Sep
2020-08-28
2020-08-28
This year’s Royal Society of Sculptors exhibition has been guest curated by Robert and Nicky Wilson, the founders of Jupiter Artland, and is a showcase of the work of members and fellows.
Summer Exhibition
11am to 5pm
South Kensington
Closing soon Fri, 18th Sep
2020-08-28
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Exhibitions opening soon