The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Sunday 11th August.


Top events in London on Sun 11th Aug 2024

Upminster Windmill has been extensively restored and is now open one weekend per month from Spring to Autumn.
2024-08-11
10am to 4pm
 
Upminster
Upminster Windmill's monthly open weekend
Upminster
Monthly open day at a historic water mill.
2024-08-11
2pm to 5pm
 
Cobham
Cobham

Online events / webinars

This talk discusses how modern art has adapted monsters from ancient Greek myth
8pm to 9:30pm
 
Ancient Monsters in Modern Art - Professor Debbie Felton

 

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
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
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
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
The Lore of LOVERBOY
Somerset House presents the first exhibition on international fashion powerhouse Charles Jeffrey LOVERBOY, which celebrates 10 years of club to catwalk in 2024.
The Lore of LOVERBOY
10am to 5pm
Strand
Ends on Sun 1st September
2024-06-08
2024-09-01

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