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


Top events in London on Sun 3rd Oct 2021

A note that a steam train will head out of London in the morning, looping around parts of the London Overground
8:30am to :
 
Steam train to run through West and North London
All types of Mini (including the modern BMW models) are invited to this annual event, so expect displays in all areas of the Museum site
9am to 5pm
 
Weybridge
Brooklands Mini Day
Better than half price entry to the Painted Hall on the first Sunday of the month.
10am to 5pm
 
Greenwich
Monthly cheap entry to the Painted Hall
Monthly opening of the museum dedicated to the life and work of the "lady with the lamp".
10am to 4pm
 
Southwark
Monthly opening of the Florence Nightingale Museum
Celebrate the orchard in the walled garden at the annual apple day celebration.
11am to 3pm
 
Fulham
Apple day at Fulham Palace
A beautiful historic parkland designed by Lancelot 'Capability' Brown with Edwardian gardens in Reigate, Surrey.
12pm to 5pm
 
Reigate
Monthly open day at Gatton Park

 

Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

D’Stassi Art Presents Shipwreck: New Work  by Peter Opheim
For the exhibition, the gallery will be transformed into an overgrown, supernaturally lit terrain inspired by the scene depicted in the painting the exhibition takes its name from.
D’Stassi Art Presents Shipwreck: New Work  by Peter Opheim
10am to 6pm
Islington
Closing soon Thu, 7th October
2021-09-10
2021-10-07
JR: Chronicles
The largest solo museum exhibition to date in London of the internationally recognised French artist JR, featuring some of his most iconic projects from the past fifteen years.
JR: Chronicles
10am to 5pm
Chelsea
Closing soon Sun, 3rd October
2021-06-04
2021-10-03
Gail Brodholt | Back to Black
This new collection focuses on Gail’s monochrome linocuts, which are re-workings of some of her earlier, favourite colour prints.
Gail Brodholt | Back to Black
11am to 5pm
Southwark
Closing soon Sun, 3rd October
2021-09-01
2021-10-03
RHS Botanical Art and Photography Show
Running parallel to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show, this exhibition features more than 200 of the best botanical artwork and garden photography
RHS Botanical Art and Photography Show
10am to 6pm
Chelsea
Closing soon Sun, 3rd October
2021-09-18
2021-10-03
Falling Birds
A series of X-ray photographs and poetic texts highlighting extinction and the alarming decline in bird species around the world.
Falling Birds
10am to 5:30pm
Forest Hill
Closing soon Sun, 10th October
2021-05-17
2021-10-10
Discovered: Designers for Tomorrow
20 designers have been invited to think about their experiences of a pandemic world.
Discovered: Designers for Tomorrow
10am to 6pm
Kensington
Closing soon Sun, 10th October
2021-09-13
2021-10-10
No Time To Die – Behind the Scenes
An exhibition of 25 photos taken during the filming of the latest James Bond movie.
No Time To Die – Behind the Scenes
12pm to 6pm
Mayfair
Closing soon Fri, 15th October
2021-09-10
2021-10-15
Sophie Taeuber-Arp
Bringing together over 200 objects from collections across Europe and America, this exhibition shows how Sophie Taeuber-Arp (1889-1943) blazed a new path for the development of abstraction.
Sophie Taeuber-Arp
10am to 6pm
Southwark
Closing soon Sun, 17th October
2021-07-15
2021-10-17
The Charlie Phillips Archive
Starting over 50 years ago, this great photographer has been documenting life in the west London communities of Ladbroke Grove and Notting Hill.
The Charlie Phillips Archive
12pm to 8pm
Southwark
Closing soon Sun, 17th October
2021-07-23
2021-10-17
Hugo Rittson-Thomas: Wildflowers For The Queen
This exhibition shows photographs from fine-art photographer Hugo Rittson-Thomas' new book Wildflowers For The Queen
Hugo Rittson-Thomas: Wildflowers For The Queen
10am to 5pm
Southwark
Closing soon Sun, 17th October
2021-08-11
2021-10-17

Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Sunday 3rd October 2021

Weekly guided tours run by the Friends of Kensal Green Cemetery of London's first great garden cemetery which has more notable monuments and residents than any other.
 Starts at 2pm
 
 North Kensington
2021-10-03
2021-10-03

Tours of Kensal Green Cemetery

What's on in London

Walking tours of London on Sunday 3rd October 2021

On Silver Sunday - a national day for older people - join City of London Guides for a free 1 hour guided walking tour
 10am to 3pm
 
 City of London
2021-10-03
2021-10-03
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
2021-10-03
2021-10-03
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
2021-10-03
2021-10-03
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
2021-10-03
2021-10-03
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
2021-10-03
2021-10-03
A guided walk around Shoreditch looking at the ever-changing street art.
 11am to 4pm
 
 City of London
2021-10-03
2021-10-03
This Magical Mystery Tour is a chance to “Imagine” Beatlemania and the Swinging 60s.
 11am to 1pm
 
 Bloomsbury
2021-10-03
2021-10-03
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
2021-10-03
2021-10-03
Two-hour walking tour of London's first great garden cemetery which became the most prestigious in Victorian Britain and has more listed monuments than any other.
 2pm to 4pm
 
 North Kensington
2021-10-03
2021-10-03
A guided walk around the City looking for old London.
 2:45pm to 4:45pm
 
 Barbican
2021-10-03
2021-10-03