The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Saturday 29th August.


Top events in London on Sat 29th 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
Visit this green oasis in a urban setting it is a one of the many local green lungs in Forest Hill where you can find some interesting wildlife.
12pm to 4pm
 
Forest Hill
Garthorne Road nature reserve open days
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

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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
2020-08-29
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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
2020-08-29
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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
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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
2020-08-29
2020-08-29
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
10am to 6pm
Barbican
Closing soon Sun, 6th Sep
2020-08-29
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The New Stone Age exhibition celebrates the sustainability, practicality and inherent beauty of stone.
 The New Stone Age
10am to 5pm
Euston
Closing soon Sat, 12th Sep
2020-08-29
2020-08-29
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
2020-08-29
2020-08-29
Exhibition of shortlisted entries to recognise and support the most innovative, original and relevant photography-based practice within a given year.
Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation Prize 2020
11am to 7pm
Soho North
Closing soon Sat, 19th Sep
2020-08-29
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Saturday 29th August 2020

Led by expert guides, the tour takes you across the Barbican Centre and surrounding Brutalist estate.
 All Day
 
 Barbican
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Barbican architecture tour

Walking tours of London on Saturday 29th August 2020

A Study in Modern(e) Style and Elementary Elegance
 1pm to 3:30pm
 
 Marylebone
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Art Deco in Baker Street Walking Tour