Free events in London today

Free events in London today

Our guide to free events in London today on Thursday 30th March.

Art exhibition today at National Gallery

Free

(Today) to National Gallery You'll be able to see Cagnacci's 'Repentant Magdalene' on display at the National Gallery for the first time in thirty years.
Free event in London today at Somerset House

Free

Somerset House This Somerset House tour will explore some of the Tudor intrigues and extravagant entertainments of the Georgian period.
 
Talk in London today at Houses of Parliament

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Houses of Parliament Visitors can enter the Houses of Parliament for free, and watch MPs debating in the House of Lords and House of Commons.
Free event in London today at Parliament Hill

Free

Parliament Hill Enjoy London's skyline from the top of Parliament Hill, which takes in the Gherkin, London Eye, St Paul's and Canary Wharf.
 
Free event in London today at Old Bailey

Free

Old Bailey Watch the long arm of the law in action at the Old Bailey, where members of the public can sit in the gallery and watch a case.
Free event in London today at Spitalfields City Farm

Free 

Spitalfields City Farm Spitalfields City Farm is a nice place to take your kids, but did you know that you can volunteer to help out on the farm?
 
Free event in London today at One New Change

Free 

One New Change One New Change is a shopping centre close to St. Paul's Cathedral, which offers some great views from their roof terrace.
Free event in London today at Royal Courts of Justice

Free

Royal Courts of Justice Try something a bit different -- how about going to the Royal Courts of Justice and watching a real-life court case?
 
Free event in London today at Primrose Hill

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Primrose Hill Primrose Hill is a lot higher than it looks, and boasts one of the finest views of the London skyline from anywhere in the city.
Free event in London today at Sky Garden

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Sky Garden The Sky Garden is a three-story garden that spans the top three floors of 20 Fenchurch Street (aka the Walkie Scorchie).
 
Free event in London today at Horse Guards

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Horse Guards The Dismounting Ceremony (or 4 O'Clock Parade) is a short ceremony that takes place every day at the Horse Guards.
Free event in London today at Little Venice

Free 

Little Venice Have a nice walk around Little Venice, past all the pretty houseboats, and stop for a cup of tea in one of the nice cafes.
 
Free event in London today at Horse Guards

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Horse Guards Changing the Guard at Horse Guards is similar to the ceremony at Buckingham Palace, but is usually a lot less crowded.
Free event in London today at Tower of London

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Tower of London The Ceremony of the Keys is over 700 years old, and represents the traditional locking up of the Tower of London at night.
 
Free event in London today at Westminster Abbey

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Westminster Abbey You can enjoy a choral Evensong service at Westminster Abbey for free, which combines a traditional mass with a choir.
Free event in London today at St. Paul’s Cathedral

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St. Paul’s Cathedral If you attend a choral Evensong service at St. Paul's Cathedral, you can wander around and see part of the Cathedral for free.
Free event in London today at Covent Garden

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Covent Garden Enjoy some free street entertainment in Covent Garden -- everything from buskers, acrobats and clowns to opera singers.
Museum exhibition in London today at Imperial War Museum

Free

(Today) to Imperial War Museum The Imperial War Museum will be putting on an exhibition by Edmund Clark, exploring State control and the War on Terror.
 
Museum exhibition in London today at Science Museum

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(Today) to Science Museum The Science Museum's 'Wounded: Conflict, Casualties and Care' exhibition will look at medicine during the Battle of the Somme.

We don’t have any more free events, but how about these other events in London today?

Who’s Afraid Of Virginia Woolf?30 MarchImelda Staunton and Conleth Hill will be starring in ‘Who’s Afraid Of Virginia Woolf?’ at the Harold Pinter Theatre.

Disney’s “Aladdin” — Prince Edward Theatre30 MarchDisney’s “Aladdin” has been turned into a West End musical, and will be showing at the Prince Edward Theatre.

Works by the Bloomsbury Group — Courtauld Gallery30 MarchThe Courtauld Gallery will be displaying some paintings, collages, drawings, watercolours by the Bloomsbury Group.

Cable car across the River Thames30 MarchThis cable car offers fantastic views as it carries you across the Thames from The O2 to the ExCel Centre in five minutes.

Thames Clippers, from Putney to Greenwich30 MarchThames Clippers offer one-way, return or all-day trips along a 15-mile stretch of the river between Putney and Greenwich.

David Hockney exhibition — at Tate Britain30 MarchTate Britain will be putting on a comprehensive exhibition of David Hockney’s work, drawn from the last sixty years.

Modernist Photography from Elton John’s Collection30 MarchThe Tate Modern will be putting on an exhibition of Modernist Photography, drawn from Elton John’s private collection.

Hire a deckchair in one of London’s parks30 MarchHave a nice, relaxing sit-down and doing a bit of people-watching in one of London’s Royal parks, by hiring out a deckchair.

“Dreamgirls” at the Savoy Theatre — with Amber Riley30 MarchAmber Riley will be starring in the Tony Award winning musical “Dreamgirls”, at the Savoy Theatre.

 
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