The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Thursday 13th October.


Top events in London on Thu 13th Oct 2022

The Thames Flood Barrier is closed once a month for test purposes, giving you a chance to see the barrier in its fully closed state.
9:45am to 12:15pm
 
Woolwich
Monthly full closure of the Thames Barrier

 

Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

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 8pm
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
Magnificent Maps of London
The historical map collections at London Metropolitan Archives show the development of the city in incredible detail, from the late sixteenth century to the present day.
Magnificent Maps of London
10am to 4pm
Clerkenwell
Ends on Wed 26th October
2022-04-11
2022-10-26
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
Jubilee - St Paul's, the Monarch and the Changing World
With a wealth of material from the Cathedral's archives, the exhibition tells stories of 200 years of Jubilees alongside photographs, prints, paintings, and treasures, including vestments used for these magnificent occasions.
Jubilee - St Paul's, the Monarch and the Changing World
8:30am to 4:30pm
City of London
Ends on Thu 1st December
2022-05-25
2022-12-01
A taste of one's own medicine
This exhibition comprised a unique collection of medical satire prints from the mid-18th century to the 1980s.
A taste of one's own medicine
9am to 5pm
Camden
Ends on Fri 2nd December
2022-05-03
2022-12-02
Grime Stories: from the corner to the mainstream
A display honouring the music, people and places central to the grime scene and its roots in East London.
Grime Stories: from the corner to the mainstream
10am to 5pm
Barbican
Ends on Sun 4th December
2022-06-17
2022-12-04

Exhibitions opening soon


What's on in London

Walking tours of London on Thursday 13th October 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
2022-10-13
2022-10-13
A walk that explores the very heart of the City – the most historic part of the capital.
 11am to 1pm
 
 City of London
2022-10-13
2022-10-13
This Magical Mystery Tour is a chance to “Imagine” Beatlemania and the Swinging 60s.
 11am to 1pm
 
 Bloomsbury
2022-10-13
2022-10-13
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
2022-10-13
2022-10-13