The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Friday 22nd December.


Top events in London on Fri 22nd Dec 2023

A Christmas themed late opening at the museum for adults only.
2023-12-22
6:45pm to 9:30pm
 
South Kensington
Christmas at the Natural History Museum
South Kensington

 

Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

An exhibition of works by Italian artist Sergio Lombardo (b.1939, Rome).
10am to 6pm
Hanover Square
Closing soon Fri, 22nd December
2023-10-09
2023-12-22
Wanderlust: Travel Japan through Vintage Posters
This exhibition offers a glimpse into a past of tourism posters that resonates with the present.
Wanderlust: Travel Japan through Vintage Posters
10am to 5pm
Picadilly
Closing soon Thu, 28th December
2023-10-10
2023-12-28
It All Starts With a Thread
Explore thread as a method and metaphor for connection, collaboration and conversation in this exhibition by ten students.
It All Starts With a Thread
Starts at 11am
Whitechapel
Closing soon Sun, 31st December
2023-08-18
2023-12-31
Ben Edge's British Folk Paintings
An exhibition of paintings showing many of Britain's folk traditions.
Ben Edge's British Folk Paintings
3pm to 10pm
Hackney
Closing soon Sun, 31st December
2023-10-05
2023-12-31
Treasures of Gold and Silver Wire
Featuring over 200 items dating from the Middle Ages to the present day, many of them on display for the first time.
Treasures of Gold and Silver Wire
10am to 4pm
City of London
Closing soon Sun, 31st December
2023-11-13
2023-12-31
Art Now: Rhea Dillon: An Alterable Terrain
This exhibition brings together a group of new and existing sculptures to explore Black women’s labour across histories and geographies.
Art Now: Rhea Dillon: An Alterable Terrain
10am to 6pm
Pimlico
Closing soon Mon, 1st January
2023-05-23
2024-01-01
Tim Lewis - The Forest Visits
An exhibition of kinetic sculptures, made from repurposed found objects and materials, are reconfigured to suggest uncanny encounters between organic matter and industrial processes.
Tim Lewis - The Forest Visits
11am to 6pm
Hanover Square
Closing soon Sat, 6th January
2023-11-30
2024-01-06
Injecting Hope: The race for a COVID-19 vaccine
This exhibition explores the worldwide effort to develop vaccines at pandemic speed.
Injecting Hope: The race for a COVID-19 vaccine
10am to 6pm
South Kensington
Closing soon Sun, 7th January
2022-11-30
2024-01-07
Titanosaur at the Natural History Museum
Four times heavier than Dippy the Diplodocus, 12 metres longer than Hope the blue whale and making its European debut, prepare to meet titanosaur and learn all about life as the biggest dinosaur.
Titanosaur at the Natural History Museum
10am to 5:50pm
South Kensington
Closing soon Sun, 7th January
2023-03-31
2024-01-07
This exhibition will invite visitors to further their understanding of the Troubles through the multiple perspectives of individuals affected by the conflict.
10am to 6pm
Southwark
Closing soon Sun, 7th January
2023-05-26
2024-01-07

Exhibitions opening soon


What's on in London

Walking tours of London on Friday 22nd December 2023

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
2023-12-22
2023-12-22
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
2023-12-22
2023-12-22
Dare to discover the legend of London’s notorious Jack the Ripper on a tour like no other.
 7:30pm to 9:15pm
 
 Whitechapel
2023-12-22
2023-12-22