The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Sunday 2nd October.


Top events in London on Sun 2nd Oct 2022

Better than half price entry to the Painted Hall on the first Sunday of the month.
10am to 5pm
 
Greenwich
Monthly cheap entry to the Painted Hall
Monthly open day at the museum to London's first international airport - in Croydon.
10am to 4pm
 
Croydon
Monthly open day at Croydon Airport museum

 

Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Gold
£10  
Take a journey around the globe to learn how gold elevated art in manuscripts and books.
Gold
11am to 5pm
Camden
Ends on Sun 2nd October
2022-05-20
2022-10-02
The Hop
Free  
Jyll Bradley’s new interactive commission links the urban landscape of the Southbank Centre to the hop gardens of Kent.
The Hop
All Day
Southwark
Ends on Sun 2nd October
2022-05-18
2022-10-02
Platinum Jubilee: The Queen's Accession
The State Rooms at Buckingham Palace feature a display looking at The Queen's Accession to the throne in February 1952.
Platinum Jubilee: The Queen's Accession
All Day
Whitehall
Ends on Sun 2nd October
2022-07-22
2022-10-02
This exhibition celebrates both the release of The Legend of luther Arkwright alongside the history of the character and previous installments of the series.
10:30am to 5:30pm
New Oxford Street
Ends on Sun 2nd October
2022-06-14
2022-10-02
In the Air
Free  
In the Air explores our relationship with the air around us. Moving freely across borders and through bodies, air is both vital to our existence and a threat to our health.
In the Air
10am to 6pm
Camden
Ends on Sun 16th October
2022-05-19
2022-10-16
Cornelia Parker
Experience Cornelia Parker’s mesmerising large-scale installations
Cornelia Parker
10am to 6pm
Pimlico
Ends on Sun 16th October
2022-05-19
2022-10-16
Inspiring Walt Disney: The Animation of French Decorative Arts
This exhibition displays American 20th-century hand-drawn animation alongside French 18th-century art to reveal the surprising and enchanting connections between these two artistic movements.
Inspiring Walt Disney: The Animation of French Decorative Arts
10am to 5pm
Marylebone High St
Ends on Sun 16th October
2022-04-06
2022-10-16
Life Through a Royal Lens
Life Through a Royal Lens explores the Royal Family through photography and brings together some of the most iconic images ever taken of the Royal Family to Kensington Palace
Life Through a Royal Lens
10am to 4pm
Kensington
Ends on Sun 30th October
2022-03-04
2022-10-30
Maurice Broomfield: Industrial Sublime
A display of photographs capturing factories and their workers in an era of rapid transition.
Maurice Broomfield: Industrial Sublime
10am to 5:45pm
South Kensington
Ends on Sun 6th November
2022-03-22
2022-11-06
Fashioning Masculinities: The Art of Menswear
The show traces how menswear has been fashioned and refashioned over the centuries, and how designers, tailors and artists – and their clients and sitters – have constructed and performed masculinity, and unpicked it at the seams.
Fashioning Masculinities: The Art of Menswear
10am to 5:45pm
South Kensington
Ends on Sun 6th November
2022-03-22
2022-11-06

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What's on in London

Walking tours of London on Sunday 2nd October 2022

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
2022-10-02
2022-10-02
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
2022-10-02
2022-10-02
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
2022-10-02
2022-10-02
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
2022-10-02
2022-10-02
A guided walk around Shoreditch looking at the ever-changing street art.
 11am to 4pm
 
 City of London
2022-10-02
2022-10-02
This Magical Mystery Tour is a chance to “Imagine” Beatlemania and the Swinging 60s.
 11am to 1pm
 
 Bloomsbury
2022-10-02
2022-10-02
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
2022-10-02
2022-10-02
A guided walk around the City looking for old London.
 2:45pm to 4:45pm
 
 Barbican
2022-10-02
2022-10-02