The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Sunday 9th January.


Top events in London on Sun 9th Jan 2022

Two churches on either side of London Bridge will meet in the middle for an annual service - including throwing a large wooden cross into the river
12:15pm to :
 
Southwark
Annual blessing of the River Thames

 

Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Noguchi
£18  
An exhibition celebrating Japanese American sculptor Isamu Noguchi, one of the most experimental and pioneering artists of the 20th century.
Noguchi
10am to 6pm
Barbican
Closes today
2021-09-30
2022-01-09
Christmas Past
The former Geffrye museum's famous Christmas rooms display returns in the new Museum of the Home.
Christmas Past
10am to 5pm
Bethnal Green
Closes today
2021-11-09
2022-01-09
Christmas at Kew
The annual after-dark festivities with family and friends, as you discover sparkling tunnels of light, dancing waterside reflections, and trees drenched in jewel-like colour on your way to the panoramic Palm House light display.
Christmas at Kew
4pm to 10pm
Richmond
Closes today
2021-11-17
2022-01-09
The Gingerbread City 2021
The Gingerbread City invites leading architects, engineers, landscape architects and designers to create a futuristic city made entirely of gingerbread.
The Gingerbread City 2021
9am to 9pm
Belgravia
Closes today
2021-11-23
2022-01-09
Stagetext: Captions Speak Louder
Come and explore this first of its kind exhibition, mapping the growth of theatre captioning through the work of deaf-led charity Stagetext.
Stagetext: Captions Speak Louder
All Day
Barbican
Closes today
2021-11-15
2022-01-09
Korky Paul’s Magic of Illustration
An exhibition about the award-winning illustrator of children’s books
Korky Paul’s Magic of Illustration
11am to 4pm
Pinner
Closes today
2021-09-04
2022-01-09
Wim Wenders: Photographing Ground Zero
This exhibition presents large scale photographs taken less than two months after the attacks, as the gravity of the 9/11 terror attacks left a new world in their wake.
Wim Wenders: Photographing Ground Zero
10am to 6pm
Southwark
Closes today
2021-09-10
2022-01-09
Bags: Inside Out
From designer handbags to despatch boxes, vanity cases to military rucksacks, this exhibition explores our longstanding fascination with the bag.
Bags: Inside Out
10am to 5:45pm
South Kensington
Closing soon Sun, 16th January
2021-05-19
2022-01-16
Hidden London: The Exhibition
Visit an 'abandoned' Tube station underworld and discover what secrets lurk beneath our busy streets in this Hidden London exhibition.
Hidden London: The Exhibition
10am to 6pm
Covent Garden
Closing soon Thu, 20th January
2021-07-12
2022-01-20
Proposal for Sach’ŏnwang-sa
The exhibition invites audiences to consider one of ancient Korea’s most significant, but enigmatic, archaeological sites.
Proposal for Sach’ŏnwang-sa
12pm to 5pm
Covent Garden
Closing soon Sat, 22nd January
2021-08-20
2022-01-22

Exhibitions opening soon


What's on in London

Walking tours of London on Sunday 9th January 2022

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
2022-01-09
2022-01-09
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
2022-01-09
2022-01-09
We take you to the places in and around Soho where Marx lived and worked, show you traces of the London he knew, and tell the extraordinary tale of this man who would change the world.
 11am to 1pm
 
 Picadilly
2022-01-09
2022-01-09
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
2022-01-09
2022-01-09
A guided walk around Shoreditch looking at the ever-changing street art.
 11am to 4pm
 
 City of London
2022-01-09
2022-01-09
This Magical Mystery Tour is a chance to “Imagine” Beatlemania and the Swinging 60s.
 11am to 1pm
 
 Bloomsbury
2022-01-09
2022-01-09
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
2022-01-09
2022-01-09
A guided walk around the City looking for old London.
 2:45pm to 4:45pm
 
 Barbican
2022-01-09
2022-01-09