The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Friday 2nd September.


Top events in London on Fri 2nd Sep 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

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

Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Friday 2nd September 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
2022-09-02
2022-09-02

New London Model Talk at Westfield

What's on in London

Walking tours of London on Friday 2nd September 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
2022-09-02
2022-09-02
Discover more about this much-loved London hospital, whose history dates back nearly 900 years!
 2pm to 3:30pm
 
 Barbican
2022-09-02
2022-09-02