The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Saturday 12th March.


Top events in London on Sat 12th Mar 2022

Unfortunately, there seems to be nothing special happening today. Sorry about that!

 

Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

 Beautiful People: The Boutique in 1960s Counterculture
explores fabulous and rare examples from the mid-1960s era-defining stores and designers.
 Beautiful People: The Boutique in 1960s Counterculture
11am to 6pm
Southwark
Ends on Sat 12th March 2022
2021-10-01
2022-03-12
Paul McCartney: The Lyrics
Showcasing previously unseen material from Paul McCartney’s personal archive, this display celebrates the life and art of one of the world’s most successful songwriters and performers.
Paul McCartney: The Lyrics
9:30am to 5pm
Camden
Ends on Sun 13th March 2022
2021-11-05
2022-03-13
Unsettling the Source of the Nile
An exhibition of new images by Himali Singh Soin with historian of science Alexis Rider inspired by the collection of Sir Richard Burton.
Unsettling the Source of the Nile
10am to 5pm
Twickenham
Ends on Sun 13th March 2022
2021-11-19
2022-03-13
More! Oliver Twist, Dickens and Stories of the City
This exhibition explores the characters, events, places and personal tales of triumph and tragedy that inspired and shaped the novel that made Charles Dickens a household name across the world.
More! Oliver Twist, Dickens and Stories of the City
10am to 5pm
Clerkenwell
Ends on Sun 13th March 2022
2021-10-20
2022-03-13
On Point: Royal Academy of Dance at 100
Explore the 100-year history of the prestigious Royal Academy of Dance.
On Point: Royal Academy of Dance at 100
10am to 5:45pm
South Kensington
Ends on Wed 16th March 2022
2021-06-20
2022-03-16
Hogarth and Europe
How William Hogarth and artists across Europe captured the new modernity of the 18th century
Hogarth and Europe
10am to 6pm
Pimlico
Ends on Sun 20th March 2022
2021-11-03
2022-03-20
Caribbean-British Art 1950s – Now
A landmark group exhibition spanning a whole ocean and half a century
Caribbean-British Art 1950s – Now
10am to 6pm
Pimlico
Ends on Sun 3rd April 2022
2021-12-01
2022-04-03
Feeding Black: Community, Power & Place
A display exploring the central role food plays in Black enterprise and identity in South East London.
Feeding Black: Community, Power & Place
10am to 5pm
Poplar
Ends on Sat 9th April 2022
2021-07-16
2022-04-09
Windowology: New Architectural Views from Japan
Explore how windows take on cultural significance and surprisingly shape all our views on the world in an exhibition by the Tokyo-based Window Research Institute.
Windowology: New Architectural Views from Japan
10am to 8pm
Kensington
Ends on Sun 10th April 2022
2021-12-01
2022-04-10
The Allure of Lace
The exhibition features more than 70 European fans incorporating both handmade and machine lace leaves dating from the 18th century to present day.
The Allure of Lace
11am to 5pm
Greenwich
Ends on Sat 16th April 2022
2021-11-10
2022-04-16

Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Saturday 12th March 2022

See a machine over 150 years old pull apart a piece of iron from end-to-end and celebrate the vision of a forgotten hero of engineering science.
 2pm to 5pm
 
 Southwark
2022-03-12
2022-03-12

Live Demonstration of David Kirkaldy's Universal Testing Machine

What's on in London

Walking tours of London on Saturday 12th March 2022

A guided walk around Westminster and get to see the hidden and ever so picturesque Georgian back streets where all the political salons are
 10am to 12pm
 
 Whitehall
2022-03-12
2022-03-12
A regular guided walk around the canals and heritage of Camden town.
 11am to 1pm
 
 Camden
2022-03-12
2022-03-12
A guided walk around the heart of Abbey Road looking out for Beatles memorabilia.
 11am to 1pm
 
 Camden
2022-03-12
2022-03-12
The London of a life steeped in equal measures of pleasure, controversy and disdain...
 11am to 1pm
 
 Picadilly
2022-03-12
2022-03-12
Bloody, Flaming, Poxy London. Plague, Fire & Revolution. The Black Death. Churchyards brimming with bodies. The harvest of Death. The zombie apocalypse – but for real.
 2pm to 4pm
 
 Barbican
2022-03-12
2022-03-12
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
2022-03-12
2022-03-12
At night the ancient City is deserted. And eerie. Explore its shadowy back streets and dimly lit alleys.
 7:30pm to 9:30pm
 
 Barbican
2022-03-12
2022-03-12