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


Top events in London on Sun 28th Jul 2024

Weather permitting, at sunrise this morning, up to 50 hot air balloons will fly over central London.
2024-07-28
6am to 9am
 
Hot air balloons (may) fly over London this morning
The opening weekend of the Museum of the Home's new gallery with a Museum takeover.
2024-07-28
10am to 5pm
 
Bethnal Green
Bethnal Green
This popular community harvest is London’s only not-for-profit Pick Your Own Lavender event.
2024-07-28
10am to 5pm
 
Carshalton
Carshalton
A WW2-era history attraction that's open to the public once a month.
2024-07-28
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.
2024-07-28
2pm to 4:30pm
 
Hackney
Monthly opening of St Augustine's Tower
Hackney

 

Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

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
METAMORPHOSIS
This exhibition showcases four award-winning photographers and filmmakers undertaking ground-breaking work in their practices of eco-conscious photography and film.
METAMORPHOSIS
10am to 6pm
Chelsea
Ends on Sun 28th July
2024-05-26
2024-07-28
Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience
This is a 360º digital art exhibition that invites you to step into the universe of the Dutch genius, Vincent van Gogh.
Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience
10am to 7pm
Whitechapel
Ends on Wed 31st July
2024-05-29
2024-07-31
A Fine Line: Modern Makers at Pitzhanger
An exhibition of modern ceramics and glass, curated by Joanna Bird.
A Fine Line: Modern Makers at Pitzhanger
10am to 5pm
Ealing
Ends on Sun 4th August
2024-05-08
2024-08-04
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
The Art of Wallpaper: Morris & Co. in Context
This exhibition focuses on William Morris, placing his wallpaper designs within the context of the radical changes in taste witnessed during the Victorian era.
The Art of Wallpaper: Morris & Co. in Context
2pm to 5pm
Hammersmith
Ends on Sun 11th August
2024-03-23
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
Beryl Cook / Tom of Finland
This exhibition brings together the work of these two cultural icons for the very first time.
Beryl Cook / Tom of Finland
10am to 5pm
Clapham
Ends on Sun 25th August
2024-05-15
2024-08-25
Beyond the Bassline: 500 Years of Black British Music
For centuries, Black communities have created music in the UK, melding global influences into a Black British sound that has echoed through generations.
Beyond the Bassline: 500 Years of Black British Music
11am to 4pm
Camden
Ends on Mon 26th August
2024-04-26
2024-08-26
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


What's on in London

Walking tours of London on Sunday 28th July 2024

A guided tour of Kingston's pubs, past and present.
 12am to 3:30am
 
 Norbiton
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Find out more about the history of the River Thames with one of our foreshore walks led by community archaeologist Mike Webber
 1pm to 3:30pm
 
 Southwark
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