The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Sunday 17th October.


Top events in London on Sun 17th Oct 2021


Online events / webinars

The Artist & Occultist's biographer tells all in this Zoom lecture
8pm to 10pm
 
Austin Osman Spare - Phil Baker

 

Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

An outdoor photo exhibition of historical photographs, prints and maps from football in London.
All Day
City of London
Ends on Closing soon Tue, 15th June
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Technicolour Dickens: The Living Image of Charles Dickens
This exhibition explores the power of the writer’s image, tracing his image through artist interpretations, radical rethinking in popular culture and new digital technologies and re-imaginings.
Technicolour Dickens: The Living Image of Charles Dickens
10am to 5pm
Clerkenwell
Ends on Closing soon Wed, 16th June
2021-10-17
2021-10-17
The Silk Road: A Living History
An open-air exhibition documenting the overland journey photographer Christopher Wilton-Steer undertook in 2019 following the historic trade route.
The Silk Road: A Living History
All Day
Kings Cross
Ends on Closing soon Wed, 16th June
2021-10-17
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An outdoor display or dog kennels, designed by architects - and the dogs are allowed to try them out.
10am to 6pm
Russell Square
Ends on Closes tomorrow
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Crossorelle Roof Garden
An exhibition around the roof garden above the Elizabeth line station of large geometric coloured shapes.
Crossorelle Roof Garden
All Day
Poplar
Ends on Closing soon Sat, 19th June
2021-10-17
2021-10-17
Suspect Objects Suspect Subjects
Suspect Objects Suspect Subjects is a collection of works which questions, highlights and responds to the victimising of Muslim communities in the UK and around the world.
Suspect Objects Suspect Subjects
11am to 5pm
Euston
Ends on Closing soon Sat, 19th June
2021-10-17
2021-10-17
The King’s Observatory
Explore the legacy of this amazing building and learn about the impact it had on the science we use today.
The King’s Observatory
11am to 5pm
Richmond
Ends on Closing soon Sat, 19th June
2021-10-17
2021-10-17
Made in Brunel: Above the Fold
Made in Brunel showcases Brunel’s design talent every year. Join this year’s brand, ‘Above The Fold’ as they promote their students work.
Made in Brunel: Above the Fold
11am to 6pm
Southwark
Ends on Closing soon Sun, 20th June
2021-10-17
2021-10-17
Opium, Silk and the Missionaries in China retells one of the largely forgotten histories between Britain and China in the 19th Century.
11am to 5pm
Euston
Ends on Closing soon Sat, 26th June
2021-10-17
2021-10-17
London Design Biennale
Global gathering of designers with installations and presentations across Somerset House.
London Design Biennale
11am to 7:15pm
Strand
Ends on Closing soon Sun, 27th June
2021-10-17
2021-10-17

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Walking tours of London on Sunday 17th October 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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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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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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