The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Sunday 29th October.


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Top events in London on Sun 29th Oct 2023

Twice a year there's a guided tour around London looking at the locations of Danger Man and The Prisoner TV series.
2023-10-29
All Day
 
A restoration project has bought the mill back to working order for the first time since 1935, and it's now open to the public.
2023-10-29
10am to 4pm
 
Upminster
Upminster Windmill open days
Upminster
A WW2-era history attraction that's open to the public once a month.
2023-10-29
10:30am to 4pm
 
Watford
Monthly open day at The 1940s Experience
Watford
Once a month, the oldest building in Hackney, St Augustine's Tower is open, so you can climb up to the top.
2023-10-29
2pm to 4:30pm
 
Hackney
Monthly opening of St Augustine's Tower
Hackney
Join some of Sarah White’s family and friends from across three continents as they pay tribute to a remarkable unsung activist.
2023-10-29
2pm to 4pm
 
Camden
Camden
Enjoy Halloween in spooky classic style with a silent film and the Mighty Wurlitzer Organ at the Musical Museum
2023-10-29
3pm to 6pm
 
Brentford
Silent Film: Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde with the Wurlitzer Theatre Organ
Brentford

 

Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Peckham is a place called Home
A free photography exhibition that seeks to explore the interconnectivity of Peckham and its people.
Peckham is a place called Home
9am to 11pm
Peckham
Closing soon Tue, 31st October
2023-10-03
2023-10-31
Paula Rego: Crivelli's Garden
This exhibition explores the relationship of Rego’s work titled Crivelli’s Garden to the 15th-century altarpiece that inspired it.
Paula Rego: Crivelli's Garden
10am to 6pm
Trafalgar Square
Closing soon Sun, 29th October
2023-07-20
2023-10-29
Crown to Couture
Crown to Couture sees contemporary couture worn by high profile celebrities including Lizzo and Lady Gaga, displayed alongside historic costumes.
Crown to Couture
10am to 4pm
Kensington
Closing soon Sun, 29th October
2023-04-05
2023-10-29
Brick Dinos
A 1.5 metre long model of a Polacanthus, an armoured 125-million-year-old dinosaur found in the UK, will be on show for the first time as part of the Brick Dinos exhibition.
Brick Dinos
10am to 5:30pm
Forest Hill
Closing soon Sun, 29th October
2023-02-10
2023-10-29
Modernism at the Mall
This exhibition tells the story of the Mall Studios, an artists’ enclave in Hampstead where Barbara Hepworth, Ben Nicholson, Henry Moore and Herbert Read changed the face of 20th Century British Art.
Modernism at the Mall
11am to 4pm
Hampstead
Closing soon Sun, 29th October
2023-03-04
2023-10-29
Seeing the Light represents an opportunity for the public to see some of Italy’s most well known and loved sites – Venice, Rome, Naples - through Turner’s eyes, in the unique setting of his then rural retreat in Twickenham.
12pm to 4pm
Twickenham
Closing soon Sun, 29th October
2023-07-08
2023-10-29
King Charles III coronation chairs on display
As part of an auction of interior design by Christie's, pairs of chairs specially made for the Coronation of King Charles III will be on display ahead of being sold for charity.
King Charles III coronation chairs on display
12pm to 5pm
St James
Closing soon Mon, 30th October
2023-10-24
2023-10-30
Halloween pumpkin trail in Belgravia
The Belgravia Pumpkin Trail will comprise a winding series of stores boasting spooky and fun festive window displays throughout the neighbourhood.
Halloween pumpkin trail in Belgravia
All Day
St James
Closing soon Tue, 31st October
2023-10-23
2023-10-31
Christy
£9  
Christy, the near 175-year-old British heritage brand credited with creating towelling as we know it today, is the centre of a two-month exhibition at London’s Museum of Brands.
Christy
11am to 5pm
Notting Hill
Closing soon Tue, 31st October
2023-09-14
2023-10-31
British Indian Army: Soldiers of the First World War
This temporary display highlights the contribution of the Indian Army across the globe during the First World War.
British Indian Army: Soldiers of the First World War
10am to 5:30pm
Chelsea
Closing soon Sun, 5th November
2023-08-08
2023-11-05

Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Sunday 29th October 2023

Theatre Royal Drury Lane, London’s oldest and most storied theatre, is opening its doors for an exclusive Halloween Tour.
 Starts at 9:15pm
 
 Aldwych
2023-10-29
2023-10-29

What's on in London

Walking tours of London on Sunday 29th October 2023

Guided walk looking at the Archaeology of the Thames Foreshore at Putney
 8:30am to 10am
 
 Putney
2023-10-29
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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
2023-10-29
2023-10-29
Join a group of fellow muggles for a walking tour and see the real-life locations that inspired sets such as Diagon Alley, the Leaky Cauldron, and the Ministry of Magic.
 Starts at 11am
 
 City of London
2023-10-29
2023-10-29
Explore Bengali migration, settlement, and culture in East London on a guided tour
 12pm to 2pm
 
 Whitechapel
2023-10-29
2023-10-29
Walk in the footsteps of London’s most infamous serial killer on this exhilarating walking tour to real-life murder locations.
 7pm to 10pm
 
 Pimlico South
2023-10-29
2023-10-29
Dare to discover the legend of London’s notorious Jack the Ripper on a tour like no other.
 7:30pm to 9:15pm
 
 Whitechapel
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