The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Friday 28th January.


Top events in London on Fri 28th Jan 2022

Learn about the history of London transport as you take a tour round the Depot to see highlights from the collection.
11am to 4pm
 
Acton
Depot discovery tours
Join Russell Wallis as he recounts the stories of British prisoners of war and their first-hand experiences of the Holocaust.
12pm to :
 
Chelsea
 British POWs and the Holocaust

 

Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

The Last Hussar
British artist Tobias Wilkinson documented the daily life of the last British tank soldiers to leave Germany, prior to their homecoming in 2019.
The Last Hussar
10am to 5pm
Chelsea
Closing soon Fri, 28th January
2022-01-10
2022-01-28
Shaping Space – Architectural Models Revealed
This exhibition celebrates the role of architectural models in shaping the spaces we live in.
Shaping Space – Architectural Models Revealed
9am to 6pm
Euston
Closing soon Fri, 28th January
2021-10-10
2022-01-28
 Frans Hals: The Male Portrait
The exhibition brings together over a dozen of the artist’s best male portraits from collections across the world.
 Frans Hals: The Male Portrait
10:15am to 3:45pm
Marylebone High St
Ends on Sun 30th January
2021-09-22
2022-01-30
Hokusai: The Great Picture Book of Everything
In a world-first, a group of rare drawings by Japanese artist Katsushika Hokusai will go on display at the British Museum.
Hokusai: The Great Picture Book of Everything
10am to 5pm
Russell Square
Ends on Sun 30th January
2021-09-30
2022-01-30
Enticing Peaks - Swiss prints from the Lloyd Bequest
A selection of the finest prints from Lloyd's collection that reveal his admiration for the Alpine landscape and his interest in Swiss customs and mythology.
Enticing Peaks - Swiss prints from the Lloyd Bequest
10am to 5pm
Russell Square
Ends on Sun 30th January
2021-08-24
2022-01-30
Young Poland: An Arts and Crafts Movement (1890 – 1918)
The first major exhibition to explore the decorative arts and architecture of Young Poland.
Young Poland: An Arts and Crafts Movement (1890 – 1918)
10am to 5pm
Walthamstow
Ends on Sun 30th January
2021-10-26
2022-01-30
Light up the Museum
Lighting up the Museum this winter will be a major light installation by multi award winning lighting designer Jessica Hung Han Yun.
Light up the Museum
3pm to 9pm
Bethnal Green
Ends on Mon 31st January
2022-01-08
2022-01-31
The Vanished East End
Documentary photography from the 70s and 80s
The Vanished East End
10am to 5pm
Whitechapel
Ends on Fri 4th February
2021-09-30
2022-02-04
Shilpa Gupta
The first major London exhibition by Mumbai-based artist Shilpa Gupta highlights the fragility of one’s right to expression whilst raising urgent questions of censorship, confinement and resistance.
Shilpa Gupta
11am to 5pm
Barbican
Ends on Sun 6th February
2021-10-07
2022-02-06
Leigh Bowery - Tell Them I’ve Gone to Papua New Guinea
An exhibition to celebrate the life and work of renowned performance artist Leigh Bowery.
Leigh Bowery - Tell Them I’ve Gone to Papua New Guinea
11am to 4pm
Tottenham Court Road
Ends on Sun 6th February
2022-01-07
2022-02-06

Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Friday 28th January 2022

Join us for this free lunchtime talk in our new space at Coal Drops Yard and learn about London’s historical and physical development.
 12:30pm to 1pm
 
 Kings Cross
2022-01-28
2022-01-28

New London Model Talk at CDY

What's on in London

Walking tours of London on Friday 28th January 2022

Are you ready to learn about London’s grim and gruesome past? Then join us on a tour that tells the tale of crime and punishment, executions and excess.
 11am to 12:30pm
 
 City of London
2022-01-28
2022-01-28
Discover more about this much-loved London hospital, whose history dates back nearly 900 years!
 2pm to 3:30pm
 
 Barbican
2022-01-28
2022-01-28