The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Sunday 28th August.


Top events in London on Sun 28th Aug 2022

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

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
11am 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 6pm
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

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What's on in London

Walking tours of London on Sunday 28th August 2022

Join Bow Street Police Museum and the Royal Opera House to discover the relationship between theatre and crime in Covent Garden.
 10am to 11:30am
 
 Covent Garden
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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
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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
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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
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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
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A guided walk around Shoreditch looking at the ever-changing street art.
 11am to 4pm
 
 City of London
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This Magical Mystery Tour is a chance to “Imagine” Beatlemania and the Swinging 60s.
 11am to 1pm
 
 Bloomsbury
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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
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A guided walk around the City looking for old London.
 2:45pm to 4:45pm
 
 Barbican
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