The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Thursday 1st September.


Top events in London on Thu 1st Sep 2022

A monthly late opening of the restored Roman temple found near Bank in the City of London in the 1950s, and recently restored to its original subterranean location.
5pm to 8pm
 
City of London
Monthly late opening at the London Mithraeum
On the first Thursday of the month, Holborn's Novelty Automation has a bar in the store for their late-night opening.
6pm to 9pm
 
Holborn
Monthly bar night at Novelty Automation

 

Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

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
150 Years of the Royal School of Needlework: Crown to Catwalk
A retrospective exploring the often-surprising history of one of the UK’s oldest and most revered applied arts organisations.
150 Years of the Royal School of Needlework: Crown to Catwalk
10am to 6pm
Southwark
Ends on Sat 3rd September
2022-04-01
2022-09-03
Symbiosis: Living Island
Step onto the island of Inujima in this exhibition which explores how an extraordinary living art project has transformed the island’s landscape and lives of its inhabitants.
Symbiosis: Living Island
10am to 8pm
Kensington
Ends on Sun 4th September
2022-05-21
2022-09-04
The Humour of William Heath Robinson
To mark the 150th anniversary of Heath Robinson's birth, an exhibition of a selection of his cartoons representing the wide range of his subjects and spanning his humorous output from 1905 to 1943.
The Humour of William Heath Robinson
11am to 4pm
Pinner
Ends on Sun 4th September
2022-05-21
2022-09-04
Bethany Williams: Alternative Systems
Celebrate the work of designer Bethany Williams with this new exhibition embracing the discussion of social and environmental issues.
Bethany Williams: Alternative Systems
10am to 6pm
Kensington
Ends on Sun 4th September
2022-05-16
2022-09-04
Inspired!
£8  
This exhibition examines ways in which visual artists have taken inspiration from the literary arts – poetry, plays, novels, and also music.
Inspired!
10am to 5pm
City of London
Ends on Sun 11th September
2022-04-08
2022-09-11
Picturing Pickwick: The Art of The Pickwick Papers
The exhibition showcases a series of works by Anna Marongiu, a Sardinian artist who created 262 illustrations of The Pickwick Papers between 1928–1929.
Picturing Pickwick: The Art of The Pickwick Papers
10am to 5pm
Clerkenwell
Ends on Sun 11th September
2022-04-06
2022-09-11
Walter Sickert
The first major retrospective of Sickert at Tate in over 60 years, this exhibition explores how he had an often radical, distinctive approach to setting and subject matter.
Walter Sickert
10am to 6pm
Pimlico
Ends on Sun 18th September
2022-04-28
2022-09-18
Eternally Yours
An exhibition exploring ideas around repair, care and healing.
Eternally Yours
11am to 8pm
Strand
Ends on Sun 18th September
2022-06-16
2022-09-18
In the Black Fantastic
This is the UK’s first major exhibition dedicated to the work of Black artists who use fantastical elements to address racial injustice and explore alternative realities.
In the Black Fantastic
11am to 7pm
Southwark
Ends on Sun 18th September
2022-06-29
2022-09-18

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What's on in London

Walking tours of London on Thursday 1st September 2022

Follow the trail left by monks and monarchs, press barons and literary giants along the highway and down its twisting alleyways.
 11am to 12:30pm
 
 City of London
2022-09-01
2022-09-01
A walk that explores the very heart of the City – the most historic part of the capital.
 11am to 1pm
 
 City of London
2022-09-01
2022-09-01
This Magical Mystery Tour is a chance to “Imagine” Beatlemania and the Swinging 60s.
 11am to 1pm
 
 Bloomsbury
2022-09-01
2022-09-01
A guided walk around Westminster and get to see the hidden and ever so picturesque Georgian back streets where all the political salons are
 2pm to 4pm
 
 Whitehall
2022-09-01
2022-09-01