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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.

Google Street View Goes Into Westminster Abbey

Google Street View Goes Into Westminster Abbey

A 360 degree tour.
Top 13 Things For Teenagers To Do In London

Top 13 Things For Teenagers To Do In London

As selected by a bestselling young adult author.
The Square Mile's Best Gardens

The Square Mile's Best Gardens

18 City gardens for you to seek out.
Love Your Lido: Brockwell Lido

Love Your Lido: Brockwell Lido

Everything you need to know about Brockwell Lido
This Is London's Most Central Museum... And You Probably Haven't Visited

This Is London's Most Central Museum... And You Probably Haven't Visited

Quite an eye-opener.
11 Secrets Of Westminster Bridge

11 Secrets Of Westminster Bridge

Including those Westminster willies...
Top 9 Car Parks In London

Top 9 Car Parks In London

Surprising examples of architectural brilliance.
London's 10 Best Bus Routes

London's 10 Best Bus Routes

For parks, museums and more.
9 of London's Most Beautiful Fountains

9 of London's Most Beautiful Fountains

A thing of beauty is a joy forever
8 Amazing Facts About London's Coade Stone Lion

8 Amazing Facts About London's Coade Stone Lion

Emile Zola and George VI were fans of this big cat.
In Pictures: London's Best Street Artists

In Pictures: London's Best Street Artists

Entertaining London.
An Alternative Way To See London's Christmas Windows

An Alternative Way To See London's Christmas Windows

All for £1.50.
FORGET zone 1 for a minute. These north west London attractions rock

FORGET zone 1 for a minute. These north west London attractions rock

Cafes, chinooks and cemeteries.
Video: Did You Know There's A Chocolate Museum In London?

Video: Did You Know There's A Chocolate Museum In London?

Why did no-one tell us?
Did You Know All These Facts About Piccadilly Circus's Eros

Did You Know All These Facts About Piccadilly Circus's Eros

Including its seemingly cursed brothers around the world.
Video: Hoxton Street Monster Supplies And The Ministry Of Stories

Video: Hoxton Street Monster Supplies And The Ministry Of Stories

Have you visited this amazing East London institution?
Where To Go Open Water Swimming In London

Where To Go Open Water Swimming In London

A guide to taking on the river.
Why You Should Watch The Changing Of The Guard

Why You Should Watch The Changing Of The Guard

The greatest show in London?
Glorious Paintings Of London

Glorious Paintings Of London

From Piccadilly Circus to Tower Bridge.
Frank Pick Roundel Unveiled At Piccadilly Circus

Frank Pick Roundel Unveiled At Piccadilly Circus

Remembering the visionary behind the roundel.
The London Art Gallery That Contains The World's Most Stolen Painting

The London Art Gallery That Contains The World's Most Stolen Painting

Did you know it inspired the phone box?
Where To Explore Science In London

Where To Explore Science In London

London's science scene is every bit as impressive as its arts offering.
4 Freezing Outdoor Swims In London

4 Freezing Outdoor Swims In London

Brrrr-ing it on.
Get Your Exercise On... For Free

Get Your Exercise On... For Free

Get fit without breaking the bank.
How To Do The Museum Of London In Your Lunch Break

How To Do The Museum Of London In Your Lunch Break

What not to miss
Mammoths, Romans And The First Railways: Crossrail Treasures Uncovered

Mammoths, Romans And The First Railways: Crossrail Treasures Uncovered

Rude chamber pots, skeletons and more.
Where To Find Agatha Christie in London

Where To Find Agatha Christie in London

We went searching for Agatha...
A Sweeping Cycle Route Through West London

A Sweeping Cycle Route Through West London

Ealing to Richmond via Osterley.
How many museums can be visited in one day?

How many museums can be visited in one day?

Mission impossible?
Ever Been To London's Pub On A Boat?

Ever Been To London's Pub On A Boat?

How London ended up with a theatre on a boat.
How To Use The World's Largest Library

How To Use The World's Largest Library

Books, exhibitions and lots more.
Astronomic Photographs To Blow Your Mind

Astronomic Photographs To Blow Your Mind

Gaze in wonder.
Go See These Exhibitions By And About Women

Go See These Exhibitions By And About Women

Some of these are unmissable
Peek Inside Teenagers' Bedrooms At This New Exhibition

Peek Inside Teenagers' Bedrooms At This New Exhibition

Perfume, posters and poorly made beds.
Video: A Drone Flyover Of Paddington Basin

Video: A Drone Flyover Of Paddington Basin

See the Fan Bridge in all its glory.
How Much Of The City Do You Recognise In These London Artworks?

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

Look familiar?
Methodists Have The Best Toilets

Methodists Have The Best Toilets

An incredible Gents.
How Much Do You Know About The St James's Park Pelicans?

How Much Do You Know About The St James's Park Pelicans?

Introducing Tiffany, Isla and Gargi...
Do a lunch time treasure hunt.

Do a lunch time treasure hunt.

37 around London.
A Photographic History Of London Online

A Photographic History Of London Online

A free website filled with British photographs.
Did You Know About The Art Collection In A Hospital?

Did You Know About The Art Collection In A Hospital?

Royal London hospital has plenty of contemporary art.
Feed the family on the cheap

Feed the family on the cheap

For fussy toddlers, awkward pre-teens and everything in between
The 9 #apps that make London life easier for the whole #family

The 9 #apps that make London life easier for the whole #family

Make life easier.
Discover North East London Wildlife By Bike

Discover North East London Wildlife By Bike

Perfect cycle route for summer.
What Impact Is London Life Having On Kids?

What Impact Is London Life Having On Kids?

Children's exhibition explores their fears.
How Do You Buy Art At An Auction? We Ask A Christie's Specialist

How Do You Buy Art At An Auction? We Ask A Christie's Specialist

It's more accessible than you may think.
Ever Been Inside The Royal London Hospital Museum?

Ever Been Inside The Royal London Hospital Museum?

Not one for the squeamish.
Loved board games as a kid? Reminisce at this new exhibition

Loved board games as a kid? Reminisce at this new exhibition

Which board games were you favourite?
11 Things You Might Not Know About Wandsworth

11 Things You Might Not Know About Wandsworth

Including its use in Kubrick's A Clockwork Orange...
Selfies: Surely They're Not Really Art?

Selfies: Surely They're Not Really Art?

What even classifies as a selfie these days?