The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Wednesday 22nd December.


Top events in London on Wed 22nd Dec 2021

£22.00
Share one of Dickens's lesser known festive tales: The Chimes. Watch James Swanton in his solo performance of this tale.
4pm to 5pm
 
Clerkenwell
The Chimes
This December, step into the former home of Dickens, as actor James Swanton brings this wonderful story to life.
6pm to 7pm
 
Clerkenwell
A Christmas Carol

 

Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Noël Coward: Art & Style
The exhibition brings together rarely-seen original artwork and costumes, photographs, documents, audio and video to tell the story of Noël Coward's life.
Noël Coward: Art & Style
10:30am to 4pm
City of London
Closes tomorrow
2021-06-14
2021-12-23
Yayoi Kusama: Infinity Mirror Rooms
Tate presents a rare chance to experience two of Yayoi Kusama’s Infinity Mirror Rooms. These immersive installations will transport you into Kusama’s unique vision of endless reflections.
Yayoi Kusama: Infinity Mirror Rooms
10am to 6pm
Southwark
Closes tomorrow
2021-06-14
2021-12-23
How We Live Now: Reimagining Spaces with Matrix Feminist Design Co-operative
An installation exploring two important social questions: who are our buildings and shared spaces for and how do they affect us?
How We Live Now: Reimagining Spaces with Matrix Feminist Design Co-operative
All Day
Barbican
Closes tomorrow
2021-05-17
2021-12-23
Generous Dentist: Bartholomew Ruspini
An exhibition about a dentist and Freemason noted for his philanthropy.
Generous Dentist: Bartholomew Ruspini
10am to 5pm
Aldwych
Closing soon Sat, 25th December
2021-05-17
2021-12-25
RUPTURE NO 1: blowtorching the bitten peach
Heather Phillipson engulfs Tate Britain’s grand central galleries with colour, sound and motion
RUPTURE NO 1: blowtorching the bitten peach
10am to 6pm
Pimlico
Closing soon Wed, 29th December
2021-06-20
2021-12-29
Alice: Curiouser and Curiouser
Exploring its origins, adaptations and reinventions over 157 years, this immersive and theatrical show charts the evolution of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland from manuscript to a global phenomenon beloved by all ages.
Alice: Curiouser and Curiouser
10am to 5:45pm
South Kensington
Closing soon Fri, 31st December
2021-05-22
2021-12-31
Exhibition marking 100 years of Polish Embassy
An outdoor exhibition marking the 100th anniversary of the establishment of the seat of Poland’s diplomatic post in London at 47 Portland Place.
Exhibition marking 100 years of Polish Embassy
All Day
Regent Street
Closing soon Fri, 31st December
2021-05-02
2021-12-31
 Foe to Friend: The British Army in Germany since 1945
This exhibition follows the lives of soldiers in Germany over the past 75 years.
 Foe to Friend: The British Army in Germany since 1945
10am to 5:30pm
Chelsea
Closing soon Fri, 31st December
2021-09-12
2021-12-31
Poussin and the Dance
Tambourines shake, wine spills, and half-naked figures whirl across the canvas in these paintings of revelry, dance and drama that are brought together in this first exhibition dedicated to Poussin and dance.
Poussin and the Dance
10am to 6pm
Trafalgar Square
Closing soon Sun, 2nd January
2021-10-09
2022-01-02
Summer Exhibition 2021
The annual "summer" exhibition at the Royal Academy of Arts.
Summer Exhibition 2021
10am to 6pm
Picadilly
Closing soon Sun, 2nd January
2021-09-22
2022-01-02

Exhibitions opening soon


What's on in London

Walking tours of London on Wednesday 22nd December 2021

Join our Roman guided tour and let us ‘roam’ around the City and discover a history that dates back nearly 2,000 years.
 11am to 12:30pm
 
 City of London
2021-12-22
2021-12-22
A unique walking tour through London’s magical history with a magical guide — discover the magic side of London beyond Harry Potter.
 Starts at 2pm
 
 Whitehall
2021-12-22
2021-12-22