The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Sunday 28th April.


Top events in London on Sun 28th Apr 2024

Normally you need to pay to visit the gardens, but on a few weekends a year, the gardens are free to visit.
2024-04-28
10am to 4pm
 
East Molesey
Free entry to Hampton Court Palace gardens
East Molesey
The two-day festival includes 100+ vintage fashion traders, rare classic cars and more.
2024-04-28
10am to 6pm
 
Kings Cross
Kings Cross
The Museum's depot in Acton will be open for three days, giving you the opportunity to explore our collections store, with its treasure trove of over 320,000 objects.
2024-04-28
10:30am to 5pm
 
Acton
Acton
A WW2-era history attraction that's open to the public once a month.
2024-04-28
10:30am to 4pm
 
Watford
Monthly open day at The 1940s Experience
Watford
Explore numerous stalls selling letterpress supplies, type and ornaments, paper, printed items, second-hand books and type specimens and lots more inky goodness.
2024-04-28
11am to 4pm
 
City of London
City of London
Once a month, the oldest building in Hackney, St Augustine's Tower is open, so you can climb up to the top.
2024-04-28
2pm to 4:30pm
 
Hackney
Monthly opening of St Augustine's Tower
Hackney
Agnes Arnold-Forster blends neuroscience and psychology with the history of medicine and emotions to explore the evolution of nostalgia.
2024-04-28
3pm to 4:30pm
 
Holborn
Holborn

 

Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Sony World Photography Awards 2024 Exhibition
The Sony World Photography Awards exhibition.
Sony World Photography Awards 2024 Exhibition
11am to 8pm
Strand
Ends on Mon 6th May
2024-04-19
2024-05-06
The Cult of Beauty
This exhibition explores notions of beauty across time and cultures.
The Cult of Beauty
10am to 6pm
Camden
Closing soon Sun, 28th April
2023-10-26
2024-04-28
Zheng Bo: Bamboo as Method
A large scale new commission from Hong-Kong based artist Zheng Bo, transforming Somerset House’s courtyard into a bamboo garden.
Zheng Bo: Bamboo as Method
All Day
Strand
Closing soon Sun, 28th April
2024-02-22
2024-04-28
1001 Days in London
Street photographer Steve Hollingshead celebrates this vibrant metropolis with a gallery-filling installation of 1001 individual photographs.
1001 Days in London
11am to 6pm
Southwark
Closing soon Sun, 28th April
2024-04-18
2024-04-28
Umbro 100: Sportswear x Fashion
Around 120 examples of the fusion between sportswear and fashion from the Westminster Menswear Archive.
Umbro 100: Sportswear x Fashion
11am to 7pm
Camden
Closing soon Sun, 28th April
2024-04-12
2024-04-28
Hampton Court Palace Tulip Festival
Be astonished as over 100,000 tulip bulbs erupt in colour in one of the UK’s biggest display of planted tulips.
Hampton Court Palace Tulip Festival
10am to 4pm
East Molesey
Closing soon Mon, 29th April
2024-04-15
2024-04-29
When Forms Come Alive
Spanning over 60 years of contemporary sculpture, this exhibition highlights ways in which artists draw on familiar experiences of movement, flux and organic growth.
When Forms Come Alive
10am to 6pm
Southwark
Ends on Sun 5th May
2024-02-07
2024-05-05
Some May Work as Symbols: Art Made in Brazil, 1950s–70s
This exhibition finds conversations between various forms of abstraction, symbolism and figuration that were circulating and interacting in the visual culture of Brazil in the mid-20th century.
Some May Work as Symbols: Art Made in Brazil, 1950s–70s
11am to 6pm
Whitechapel
Ends on Sun 5th May
2024-02-26
2024-05-05
Turn It Up: The power of music
Explore how music shapes our lives in this interactive exhibition.
Turn It Up: The power of music
10am to 6pm
South Kensington
Ends on Mon 6th May
2023-10-19
2024-05-06
BURTYNSKY: Extraction / Abstraction
This exhibition marks the largest exhibition ever mounted in the 40+ year career of world-renowned photographic artist, Edward Burtynsky.
BURTYNSKY: Extraction / Abstraction
10am to 6pm
Chelsea
Ends on Mon 6th May
2024-02-14
2024-05-06

Exhibitions opening soon


What's on in London

Walking tours of London on Sunday 28th April 2024

Find out more about the history of the River Thames with one of our foreshore walks led by community archaeologist Mike Webber
 10:30am to 1pm
 
 Southwark
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A walk exploring White City's hidden history as London's go-to venue for exhibitions, entertainment, and the 1908 Olympic Games.
 2pm to 4pm
 
 Shepherds Bush
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