The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Friday 8th July.


Top events in London on Fri 8th Jul 2022

Occasional open day at the private gardens in Lambeth Palace, home to the Archbishop of Canterbury.
12pm to 3pm
 
Southwark
Lambeth Palace garden open day

 

Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

“A MODERNIST GEM”: The Battle for Leigham Court Sheltered Housing Scheme
This exhibition documents the 'three - year battle', in which a group of diverse elders joined forces with community activists and architectural mavericks, in an attempt to prevent demolition and restore their "Modernist Gem".
“A MODERNIST GEM”: The Battle for Leigham Court Sheltered Housing Scheme
9am to 10pm
Brixton
Ends on Tue 12th July
2022-06-24
2022-07-12
The world of Stonehenge
Informed by recent archaeological and scientific discoveries, this exhibition offers new insight on one of the world’s great wonders, bringing the true story of Stonehenge into sharper focus than ever before.
The world of Stonehenge
10am to 8:30pm
Russell Square
Ends on Sun 17th July
2022-02-17
2022-07-17
Raphael
£24  
One of the first-ever exhibitions to explore Raphael's complete career.
Raphael
10am to 9pm
Trafalgar Square
Ends on Sun 31st July
2022-04-09
2022-07-31
Jubilation: 200 Years of Royal Souvenirs
Visit the museum to see the temporary displays that will feature Royal themed products and packaging from the past 200 years.
Jubilation: 200 Years of Royal Souvenirs
10am to 6pm
Notting Hill
Ends on Sun 31st July
2022-04-12
2022-07-31
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
Ends on Mon 1st August
2022-01-21
2022-08-01
From Shakespeare to Shelley: How medicine influenced literature
This exhibition explores medical themes in literature, looking at those who've left the world of medicine behind to become some of our best-loved wordsmiths.
From Shakespeare to Shelley: How medicine influenced literature
9:30am to 5:30pm
Harley Street
Ends on Fri 12th August
2022-04-20
2022-08-12
Vision & Virtuosity by Tiffany
Over 400 objects from Tiffany’s archives go on display at the Saatchi Gallery.
Vision & Virtuosity by Tiffany
10am to 6pm
Chelsea
Ends on Fri 19th August
2022-06-10
2022-08-19
Breaking the News
Explore five centuries of UK news through broadsheets, blogs and objects from our own collection and examine era-defining stories close-up.
Breaking the News
All Day
Camden
Ends on Sun 21st August
2022-04-22
2022-08-21
Visualising Victorian News
A display of infographics illustrating 19th-century news themes
Visualising Victorian News
9:30am to 6pm
Camden
Ends on Sun 21st August
2022-05-11
2022-08-21
True Crime: The Case of Philips Wouwerman
An exhibition based around the disputed claims that the Dutch painter Philips Wouwerman was a plagiarist.
True Crime: The Case of Philips Wouwerman
10am to 5pm
Dulwich
Ends on Sun 21st August
2022-04-23
2022-08-21

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Regular Events - Friday 8th July 2022

A lunchtime talk in the NLA's space at Westfield Stratford and learn about London’s historical and physical development.
 12:30pm to 1pm
 
 Olympic Park
2022-07-08
2022-07-08

New London Model Talk at Westfield

What's on in London

Walking tours of London on Friday 8th July 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
2022-07-08
2022-07-08
Discover more about this much-loved London hospital, whose history dates back nearly 900 years!
 2pm to 3:30pm
 
 Barbican
2022-07-08
2022-07-08