The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Saturday 6th July.


Top events in London on Sat 6th Jul 2024

Monthly open day at one of London's more curious and delightful museums, devoted to the history of the sewing machine.
2024-07-06
2pm to 5pm
 
Tooting
London Sewing Machine Museum - monthly open day
Tooting

 

Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

 茶, चाय, Tea (Chá, Chai, Tea)
The exhibition explores tea’s complex history and myriad of meanings – from its popularisation and globalisation connected to stories of imperialism and colonial violence.
 茶, चाय, Tea (Chá, Chai, Tea)
10am to 5:30pm
Forest Hill
Ends on Sun 7th July
2023-10-07
2024-07-07
Sargent and Fashion
Almost 60 of Sargent’s paintings will be on display, including major portraits that rarely travel
Sargent and Fashion
10am to 6pm
Pimlico
Ends on Sun 7th July
2024-02-22
2024-07-07
Freud and Latin America
Through personal letters, photographs, sculptures, books and marginalia, Freud and Latin America will investigate the roots of psychoanalysis in the region.
Freud and Latin America
10:30am to 5pm
Hampstead
Ends on Sun 14th July
2024-01-17
2024-07-14
The Last Caravaggio
The Martyrdom of Saint Ursula, 1610, lent by the Intesa Sanpaolo Collection, will be displayed alongside another late work by the Italian artist from the National Gallery Collection, Salome receives the Head of John the Baptist, about 1609–10.
The Last Caravaggio
10am to 6pm
Trafalgar Square
Ends on Sun 21st July
2024-04-18
2024-07-21
Michelangelo: the last decades
This exhibition looks at the last 30 years of Michelangelo's remarkable life.
Michelangelo: the last decades
10am to 5pm
Russell Square
Ends on Sun 28th July
2024-05-02
2024-07-28
Japan: Myths to Manga
From Hokusai to Pokémon, Studio Ghibli, robots and beyond, the exhibition takes young visitors on an atmospheric and playful journey revealing the influence of folklore on Japan’s art and design.
Japan: Myths to Manga
10am to 5:45pm
Bethnal Green
Ends on Sun 11th August
2023-10-14
2024-08-11
 Foe to Friend: The British Army in Germany since 1945
This exhibition follows the lives of British soldiers in Germany over the past 75 years.
 Foe to Friend: The British Army in Germany since 1945
10am to 5:30pm
Chelsea
Ends on Wed 21st August
2022-05-22
2024-08-21
Abstractions: Studies from the National Theatre
An exhibition of photos and artwork inspired by the brutalist appearance of the National Theatre.
Abstractions: Studies from the National Theatre
10am to 11pm
Southwark
Ends on Sat 31st August
2024-01-26
2024-08-31
Discover Degas & Miss La La
Degas’s Miss La La at the Cirque Fernando takes centre stage in this exhibition that sheds light on this work with newly discovered information about the painting and its sitter.
Discover Degas & Miss La La
10am to 6pm
Trafalgar Square
Ends on Sun 1st September
2024-06-06
2024-09-01
Dressed to Deliver
You can spot your postie by their brightly coloured get-up, but what’s the history of their uniform and how has it changed?
Dressed to Deliver
10am to 5pm
Farringdon
Ends on Sun 1st September
2023-10-18
2024-09-01

Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Saturday 6th July 2024

Have you ever wondered what Somerset House was built for and what has taken place within this Grade 1 listed building over the years?
 12pm to 1pm
 
 Strand
2024-07-06
2024-07-06

Somerset House - Historical Highlights Tour

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