The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Saturday 10th August.


Top events in London on Sat 10th Aug 2024

Pope's Grotto, in Radnor House School, will be open 13 days in 2024, and this is one of the open days.
2024-08-10
10am to 12:30pm
 
Twickenham
Pope's Grotto open day
Twickenham
Upminster Windmill has been extensively restored and is now open one weekend per month from Spring to Autumn.
2024-08-10
10am to 4pm
 
Upminster
Upminster Windmill's monthly open weekend
Upminster
Come behind the scenes and explore the stores at the Prince Philip Maritime Collections Centre.
2024-08-10
1:30pm to 2:30pm
 
Blackheath
Behind the scenes tours of the Prince Philip Maritime Collections Centre
Blackheath

 

Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

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
9:30am to 5:30pm
Camden
Ends on Mon 26th August
2024-04-26
2024-08-26
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
Entheon
£25  
This exhibition offers an opportunity to delve into the artists visionary perspectives on consciousness, perception, and the human spirit.
Entheon
10am to 7:30pm
Poplar
Ends on Sat 31st August
2024-06-23
2024-08-31
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
Delve into the powerful, participatory work of artist and activist Yoko Ono
10am to 6pm
Southwark
Ends on Sun 1st September
2024-02-15
2024-09-01
Shakespeare and War
This exhibition explores some of the ways in which Shakespeare has shaped how we think about soldiers and the Army, and how we imagine war and its consequences today.
10am to 5:30pm
Chelsea
Ends on Sun 1st September
2023-10-06
2024-09-01

Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Saturday 10th August 2024

Tour inside one of London's greatest gothic buildings. Get an inside view of this gothic masterpiece; The St Pancras Hotel is seen by many as one of the finest example of neo gothic architecture. Assembled using Midland red brick it took five years to complete.
 All Day
 
 Camden
2024-08-10
2024-08-10

St Pancras Hotel Tour

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
2024-08-10
2024-08-10

Somerset House - Historical Highlights Tour

What's on in London

Walking tours of London on Saturday 10th August 2024

Find out more about the history of the River Thames with one of our foreshore walks led by community archaeologist Mike Webber
 11:15am to 1:45pm
 
 Southwark
2024-08-10
2024-08-10