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


Sunday 3rd January

Monthly open day at the museum to London's first international airport - in Croydon.
clock All Day
 
location Croydon
Monthly open day at Croydon Airport museum
Better than half price entry to the Painted Hall on the first Sunday of the month.
clock 10am to 5pm
 
location Greenwich
Monthyl cheap entry to the Painted Hall

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Meet monsters from 252 million years ago in a period called the Permian, when you visit this fascinating, family-friendly exhibition.
 Permian Monsters: Life Before the Dinosaurs
event time 10am to 5:30pm
 Forest Hill
 Ends on Sun, 3rd Jan 2021
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Discover a glittering tunnel of bells, giant illuminated seed heads and majestic trees wrapped in light on your way to the dazzling treetop waterfall, where beams of light interplay in an aerial dance.
Christmas at Kew
event time 4pm to 10pm
 Richmond
 Ends on Sun, 3rd Jan 2021
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The first major exhibition of dancer and choreographer Michael Clark. This exploration of Clark’s work establishes his radical presence in British cultural history.
Michael Clark - Cosmic Dancer
event time 10am to 6pm
 Barbican
 Ends on Sun, 3rd Jan 2021
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Discover a myriad of works by household names and emerging artists in this annual art exhibition.
Summer Exhibition 2020
event time 10am to 6pm
 Picadilly
 Ends on Sun, 3rd Jan 2021
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Featuring a collection of architectural designs for dogs by world-class architects and designers, the internationally acclaimed arrives in London.
 Architecture for Dogs
event time 12pm to 6pm
 Kensington
 Ends on Sun, 10th Jan 2021
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Bringing together digital collage, print material, sound and sculpture, this exhibition explores the idea of change and its transformative or violent power through dynamic layered compositions.
 Gallery 31: I Should Be Doing Something Else Right Now
event time 12pm to 6pm
 Strand
 Ends on Sun, 10th Jan 2021
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An exhibition marking the launch of Network Rail’s new customised typeface, Rail Alphabet 2, designed by the co-designer of the UK’s road signing system, Margaret Calvert.
Margaret Calvert: Woman at Work
event time 10am to 9pm
 Kensington
 Ends on Sun, 10th Jan 2021
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Created as a 'space to sit and read and be', library of exile is an installation by British artist and writer, Edmund de Waal, housing more than 2,000 books in translation, written by exiled authors.
Edmund de Waal - Library of exile
event time 10am to 5pm
 Russell Square
 Ends on Tue, 12th Jan 2021
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Design drawings from the William Morris Gallery collection
Works In Progress
event time 10am to 5pm
 Walthamstow
 Ends on Fri, 15th Jan 2021
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Jonny Banger, designer and owner of subversive fashion label Sports Banger, shows the work he gathered from the nation’s children during lockdown.
The Covid Letters
event time 10am to 5pm
 Clerkenwell
 Ends on Sun, 17th Jan 2021
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Exhibitions opening soon


Walking tours of London on Sunday 3rd January 2021

A walk that explores the very heart of the City – the most historic part of the capital.
 10:30am to 12:30pm
 
 City of London
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We’re just a few stops up the Northern Line, but we’re in a country village nestling round what was once an old pond.
 10:45am to 12:45pm
 
 Highgate
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Volunteer-led walks through a 21 acre memorial landscape steeped in social history from the Victorian Jewish community through to the present day.
 11am to 12:15pm
 
 Willesden
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Guided walks of London's Victorian Jewish cemetery steeped in social history

Enjoy an insider's tour of the City, including Guildhall, Mansion House, the Bank of England and the Royal Exchange.
 11am to 12:30pm
 
 City of London
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City Highlights Guided Walk

A guided walk around Shoreditch looking at the ever-changing street art.
 11am to 4pm
 
 City of London
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This Magical Mystery Tour is a chance to “Imagine” Beatlemania and the Swinging 60s.
 11am to 1pm
 
 Bloomsbury
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A guided walk around Westminster ending at the Cabinet War rooms looking at the area's WW2 history.
 1:45pm to 3:45pm
 
 Trafalgar Square
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A guided walk around the City looking for old London.
 2:45pm to 4:45pm
 
 Barbican
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