The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Saturday 27th August.


Top events in London on Sat 27th Aug 2022

An occasional open day to go inside a house that's been turned into a living artwork.
10am to 5pm
 
East Dulwich
Open day at the House of Dreams

 

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 5pm
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
11am to 6pm
Holborn
Ends on Fri 2nd September
2022-05-05
2022-09-02

Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Saturday 27th August 2022

Get a fascinating glimpse of everyday Roman life in Londinium at the Billingsgate Roman House and Baths – advance booking required. Saturdays between April to November only.
 11am to 2pm
 
 City of London
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Roman London Revealed: Public Tours of Billingsgate Roman House and Baths

What's on in London

Walking tours of London on Saturday 27th August 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
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A regular guided walk around the canals and heritage of Camden town.
 11am to 1pm
 
 Camden
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A guided walk around the heart of Abbey Road looking out for Beatles memorabilia.
 11am to 1pm
 
 Camden
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The London of a life steeped in equal measures of pleasure, controversy and disdain...
 11am to 1pm
 
 Picadilly
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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
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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
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At night the ancient City is deserted. And eerie. Explore its shadowy back streets and dimly lit alleys.
 7:30pm to 9:30pm
 
 Barbican
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