Free & Cheap

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.

Free Flower Festival Chelsea In Bloom To Return, With Brand New Theme

Free Flower Festival Chelsea In Bloom To Return, With Brand New Theme

Photogenic event makes an international comeback. | By Laura Reynolds
19 Exhibitions That'll Blow You Away This Spring

19 Exhibitions That'll Blow You Away This Spring

A spherical car, a robot arm and some lovely London landmarks all feature. | By Tabish Khan
Free And Cheap Events In London This Week: 24 February-1 March 2020

Free And Cheap Events In London This Week: 24 February-1 March 2020

Things to for £5 or less this week. | By Londonist Staff
The Oxford Vs Cambridge Boat Races 2020: How, Where And When To Watch Them

The Oxford Vs Cambridge Boat Races 2020: How, Where And When To Watch Them

Plenty of riverside pubs to choose from. | By Will Noble
Turn Your Face Into Tower Bridge With This New Instagram Face Filter

Turn Your Face Into Tower Bridge With This New Instagram Face Filter

You can also be St Paul's. | By Will Noble
Free And Cheap Events In London This Week: 17-23 February 2020

Free And Cheap Events In London This Week: 17-23 February 2020

Excellent events for a fiver or less this week. | By Londonist Staff
Free And Cheap Events In London This Week: 10-16 February 2020

Free And Cheap Events In London This Week: 10-16 February 2020

Comedy, live music and lectures, all under a fiver. | By Londonist Staff
Check Out These Images Of LGBTQ London In The 1970s

Check Out These Images Of LGBTQ London In The 1970s

Rarely seen photos. | By Will Noble
London Cheats: Did You Know Your Gold Card Discount Also Applies To Your Oyster?

London Cheats: Did You Know Your Gold Card Discount Also Applies To Your Oyster?

A quick tip that could leave you quids-in. | By Will Noble
Free And Cheap Events In London This Week: 3-9 February 2020

Free And Cheap Events In London This Week: 3-9 February 2020

Things to do for under a fiver. | By Londonist Staff
13 Exhibitions That'll Blow You Away Right Now

13 Exhibitions That'll Blow You Away Right Now

Kick start your year of exhibitions with our list. | By Tabish Khan
Solar Powered Spinning Mushrooms In A Free Exhibition On Funghi At Somerset House

Solar Powered Spinning Mushrooms In A Free Exhibition On Funghi At Somerset House

Mycophilia alert. | By Tabish Khan ★★★☆☆
These Amazing Spherical Sculptures Are Rolling Into London

These Amazing Spherical Sculptures Are Rolling Into London

Round round baby, round round... | By Will Noble
Free And Cheap Events In London This Week: 27 January-2 February 2020

Free And Cheap Events In London This Week: 27 January-2 February 2020

Things to do for £5 or less. | By Londonist Staff
This 'Museum Of The Mind' Explores Mental Health In Thoughtful And Incredible Ways

This 'Museum Of The Mind' Explores Mental Health In Thoughtful And Incredible Ways

A must-visit in south London. | By Will Noble
"I Visited Three London Courts In A Day"

"I Visited Three London Courts In A Day"

Supreme, RCJ and Old Bailey. | By Olivier Guiberteau
17 Exhibitions Not To Miss In London This February 2020

17 Exhibitions Not To Miss In London This February 2020

Come face to face with monsters and glide in style with Kimono. | By Tabish Khan
Let It Snow (Drop)! London's Going Snowdrop Crazy This Month

Let It Snow (Drop)! London's Going Snowdrop Crazy This Month

The flower that's about to take over your Instagram feed. | By Laura Reynolds
Take A Free Horse-Drawn Tram Ride This February

Take A Free Horse-Drawn Tram Ride This February

No Oyster card required. | By Will Noble
Free And Cheap Events In London This Week: 20-26 January 2020

Free And Cheap Events In London This Week: 20-26 January 2020

Things to do for a fiver or less. | By Londonist Staff
Canary Wharf Winter Lights: Illuminating Photos Of This Year's Festival

Canary Wharf Winter Lights: Illuminating Photos Of This Year's Festival

Date night plans, sorted. | By Laura Reynolds
K-Pop Superstars BTS Unveil New Artwork At The Serpentine

K-Pop Superstars BTS Unveil New Artwork At The Serpentine

The most unexpected crossover of the year. | By Harry Rosehill
Free And Cheap Events In London This Week: 13-19 January 2020

Free And Cheap Events In London This Week: 13-19 January 2020

Things to do for £5 or less this week. | By Londonist Staff
24 Cheap Ways For Young People To See Culture In London

24 Cheap Ways For Young People To See Culture In London

All the best discounts for young people. | By Harry Rosehill