The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Friday 26th August.


Top events in London on Fri 26th Aug 2022

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

 

Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Rooted Beings
The exhibition considers what we might learn from plant behaviour, and the impacts of colonial expeditions on the exploitation of natural resources and indigenous knowledges.
Rooted Beings
10am to 6pm
Camden
Ends on Sun 28th August
2022-03-24
2022-08-28
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 Sun 28th August
2022-03-17
2022-08-28
 Superheroes, Orphans & Origins: 125 years in comics
Enter into the world of superheroes in this first major exhibition to explore the representation of foundlings, orphans, adoptees, and foster children in comics, graphic novels and sequential art from around the globe.
 Superheroes, Orphans & Origins: 125 years in comics
10am to 5pm
Clerkenwell
Ends on Sun 28th August
2022-04-01
2022-08-28
Printmaking in Prague - art from the court of Rudolf II
In this exhibition, learn more about printmaking in Rudolf's court in Prague during the highpoint of innovative and ambitious prints made from around 1580 until the early years of the 17th century.
Printmaking in Prague - art from the court of Rudolf II
10am to 8:30pm
Russell Square
Ends on Sun 28th August
2022-03-17
2022-08-28
Our Time on Earth
This exhibition of art, science, design, music and philosophy invites you to experience different global perspectives on our shared planet, and consider Earth as a community we all belong to.
Our Time on Earth
10am to 7pm
Barbican
Ends on Mon 29th August
2022-05-05
2022-08-29
Surrealism Beyond Borders
This landmark exhibition will rewrite the history of the revolutionary art movement.
Surrealism Beyond Borders
10am to 6pm
Southwark
Ends on Mon 29th August
2022-02-24
2022-08-29
Football: Designing the Beautiful Game
Whether you are a fanatical supporter, part-time punter or sporting sceptic, visitors to this exhibition will enjoy discovering the remarkable design stories behind the world's beautiful game.
Football: Designing the Beautiful Game
10am to 9pm
Kensington
Ends on Mon 29th August
2022-04-08
2022-08-29
London 2012 exhibition
This exhibition highlights the sporting, economic and wellbeing opportunities generated by the Games, the journey of the Paralympics movement and the remarkable changes to Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.
London 2012 exhibition
9:30am to 6pm
Olympic Park
Ends on Wed 31st August
2022-04-13
2022-08-31
Rana Begum - Dappled Light
Pitzhanger’s new exhibition by Rana Begum RA explores the perception of light, colour and form within sculpture, painting and installation.
Rana Begum - Dappled Light
10am to 5pm
Ealing
Ends on Wed 31st August
2022-02-25
2022-08-31
Women's International Thought
The exhibition explores women international thinkers and their work at a fundamental moment in the imagining of international relations.
Women's International Thought
9am to 7pm
Holborn
Ends on Fri 2nd September
2022-05-05
2022-09-02

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Regular Events - Friday 26th August 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
2022-08-26
2022-08-26

New London Model Talk at Westfield

What's on in London

Walking tours of London on Friday 26th August 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
2022-08-26
2022-08-26
Discover more about this much-loved London hospital, whose history dates back nearly 900 years!
 2pm to 3:30pm
 
 Barbican
2022-08-26
2022-08-26