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On a budget? Looking for something free to do in London? There is plenty on offer for less than £5 - and we're here to help. London doesn't have to be as expensive as you think.

10 Things You Might Not Know About Wandsworth

10 Things You Might Not Know About Wandsworth

Did you know it's got a heliport?
11 Fun Facts About London's Millennium Bridge

11 Fun Facts About London's Millennium Bridge

Yes, it used to wobble; but do you know why?
A north London bunker has now got a load of Banksys in it

A north London bunker has now got a load of Banksys in it

One Banksy display you don't need a map to locate.
Which London Restaurants Offer Free Food For Children?

Which London Restaurants Offer Free Food For Children?

Feed the family on the cheap
Step Into An Italian Painting In This Immersive Exhibition In Mayfair

Step Into An Italian Painting In This Immersive Exhibition In Mayfair

Feel the grass between your toes.
9 of London's Most Beautiful Fountains

9 of London's Most Beautiful Fountains

A thing of beauty is a joy forever
Visit London's most elegant toilets - and they're free

Visit London's most elegant toilets - and they're free

Toilets that look good enough to eat
7 Of London's Most Unusual Libraries

7 Of London's Most Unusual Libraries

One for London-based bookworms
Ever noticed the piece of the Berlin Wall, hiding in plain sight in London?

Ever noticed the piece of the Berlin Wall, hiding in plain sight in London?

Proving, perhaps, that London has a little bit of everything.
Take This Beautiful Walk Along The New River

Take This Beautiful Walk Along The New River

Get your walking boots on
Fantastic Photos Of London's Incredible Street Performers

Fantastic Photos Of London's Incredible Street Performers

London's extraordinary street artists.
Visit This Incredible Model Of Old London Bridge

Visit This Incredible Model Of Old London Bridge

Miniature history.
11 Secrets of London's Eros Statue

11 Secrets of London's Eros Statue

A history of heartache and hooliganism.
Art And Dance Combine In Degas' Paintings In This Free Exhibition

Art And Dance Combine In Degas' Paintings In This Free Exhibition

The art of movement.
The Beatles' London

The Beatles' London

Where to see memorabilia and more
32 things to do in London this week that'll cost you £5 or less

32 things to do in London this week that'll cost you £5 or less

Anyone for free pizza?
The London cafe where you eat on gravestones

The London cafe where you eat on gravestones

Cafe in the Crypt.
10 masterpieces of London you can see in London - meta, huh?

10 masterpieces of London you can see in London - meta, huh?

What's your favourite London masterpiece?
Veiled Women On Motorbikes In Chic Street Photography

Veiled Women On Motorbikes In Chic Street Photography

Oozes style.
This is the most eye-opening museum in London, but it's not well-known

This is the most eye-opening museum in London, but it's not well-known

Quite a spectacle.
London's Most Beautiful Bridges

London's Most Beautiful Bridges

Comely crossings
A guide to swimming in the Thames, including what's allowed, and staying safe

A guide to swimming in the Thames, including what's allowed, and staying safe

Rules to follow, plus tips and advice.
Cheap Family-Friendly Alternative London Days Out

Cheap Family-Friendly Alternative London Days Out

Try these money-saving ideas for family days out
Dramatic Spanish Painting Comes To The West End

Dramatic Spanish Painting Comes To The West End

Saints and the Virgin in beautiful paintings.
Croque monsieurs, crepes and more: where to eat French on the cheap in London

Croque monsieurs, crepes and more: where to eat French on the cheap in London

Ooh la la! French food that won't break the bank.
How To Explore The City Of London At The Weekend

How To Explore The City Of London At The Weekend

The Square Mile revealed.
Look Around Westminster Abbey For Free

Look Around Westminster Abbey For Free

Avoid the queues and cost.
Does Petticoat Lane Market Still Exist?

Does Petticoat Lane Market Still Exist?

It hasn't been for more than 180 years.
9 Things You Might Not Have Done In Tate Modern

9 Things You Might Not Have Done In Tate Modern

Including how to put your own art on the wall
The Best Times To Visit London's Attractions

The Best Times To Visit London's Attractions

When it's nice and quiet.
Do you know what you can find on the Thames foreshore?

Do you know what you can find on the Thames foreshore?

Here's how to read the hidden stories of our great river.
Follow in the footsteps of feminism's foot soldiers.

Follow in the footsteps of feminism's foot soldiers.

Trace the incredible history of the suffrage movement around London
These London Museum Gardens Are Well Worth A Visit

These London Museum Gardens Are Well Worth A Visit

From courtyard cafes to rambling fields.
Agatha Christie's London Haunts

Agatha Christie's London Haunts

London locations connected to the whodunnit maestro.
The Time When A Building Floated Away From Covent Garden

The Time When A Building Floated Away From Covent Garden

Surprising.
Street Artists Extraordinaire Banksy Has A New Gallery Of His Works

Street Artists Extraordinaire Banksy Has A New Gallery Of His Works

Near Waterloo.
Take a step back to 1960s Piccadilly

Take a step back to 1960s Piccadilly

Is that Mick Jagger in the film?
Got A Gold Card? Are You Making The Most Of Your London 2for1s?

Got A Gold Card? Are You Making The Most Of Your London 2for1s?

We reckon the info could be a bit clearer.
Next Weekend, Try This Wonderful Wandle Walk

Next Weekend, Try This Wonderful Wandle Walk

Water wheely great way to spend a Sunday
Essential London Apps For Families

Essential London Apps For Families

Some museums have their own incredible apps
28 Things To Do For Under £5 In London This Week

28 Things To Do For Under £5 In London This Week

Condom history, police horses, and political comedy.
We Did Every London Parkrun... Here's What We Learned

We Did Every London Parkrun... Here's What We Learned

Rid yourself of those cross country demons...
How Much Of The City Do You Recognise In These London Artworks?

How Much Of The City Do You Recognise In These London Artworks?

Do you have a favourite?
The Best Walk For A Date In London

The Best Walk For A Date In London

Pubs (and escape routes) along the way.
Where To Get Science-y In London

Where To Get Science-y In London

For kids and adults.
Book onto a free tour of Canada House

Book onto a free tour of Canada House

Nods to Winnie the Pooh and a football team
Ahoy there maties, tis pirates aboard the city o'London:

Ahoy there maties, tis pirates aboard the city o'London:

Raise yer skull an' crossbones an' be a pirate in London.
In Pictures: World Naked Bike Ride In London

In Pictures: World Naked Bike Ride In London

Here's what you missed.
Seen This Piccadilly Circus Station Artwork?

Seen This Piccadilly Circus Station Artwork?

Remembering the visionary behind the roundel.
Think London's Skyline Looks Rubbish? This One Certainly Does

Think London's Skyline Looks Rubbish? This One Certainly Does

Quite pretty, for a load of garbage.