The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Sunday 30th January.


Top events in London on Sun 30th Jan 2022

An annual march down The Mall to commemorate the execution of King Charles I will take place this morning.
11am to 2pm
 
Whitehall
50th anniversary march by the English Civil War Society
Once a month, the oldest building in Hackney, St Augustine's Tower is open, so you can climb up to the top.
2pm to 4:30pm
 
Hackney
Monthly opening of St Augustine's Tower

 

Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

 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
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
Our Future Planet
An exhibition that offers a first look at the technologies being developed to remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere, to help mitigate the worst impacts of climate change.
Our Future Planet
10am to 6pm
South Kensington
Ends on Thu 10th February
2021-05-19
2022-02-10
Stories in Colour: Waiting for Time
Photographic exhibition of Londoners and Berliners during the pandemic, documenting their reality.
Stories in Colour: Waiting for Time
8am to 6pm
City of London
Ends on Fri 11th February
2021-10-11
2022-02-11
Late Constable
One of Britain’s best-loved artists had a radical side. In this exhibition, discover the free and expressive brushwork that came to define Constable’s late career.
Late Constable
10am to 6pm
Picadilly
Ends on Sun 13th February
2021-10-30
2022-02-13

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What's on in London

Walking tours of London on Sunday 30th 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
2022-01-30
2022-01-30
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
2022-01-30
2022-01-30
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
2022-01-30
2022-01-30
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
2022-01-30
2022-01-30
A guided walk around Shoreditch looking at the ever-changing street art.
 11am to 4pm
 
 City of London
2022-01-30
2022-01-30
This Magical Mystery Tour is a chance to “Imagine” Beatlemania and the Swinging 60s.
 11am to 1pm
 
 Bloomsbury
2022-01-30
2022-01-30
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
2022-01-30
2022-01-30
A guided walk around the City looking for old London.
 2:45pm to 4:45pm
 
 Barbican
2022-01-30
2022-01-30