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.

This Geocaching Adventure Takes You To A Pauper's Cemetery And An Old 'Death Railway'

This Geocaching Adventure Takes You To A Pauper's Cemetery And An Old 'Death Railway'

It sounds easy. It often isn’t. | By Olivier Guiberteau
Free And Cheap Events In London This Week: 12-18 August 2019

Free And Cheap Events In London This Week: 12-18 August 2019

All £5 or less. | By Londonist Staff
Climb Aboard 40 Vintage Boats Near Tower Bridge This September

Climb Aboard 40 Vintage Boats Near Tower Bridge This September

"We are saaailing, we are saaaaailing...." | By Will Noble
Discover The Latest Gems On London's Art Scene At The Friendly And Free New Artist Fair

Discover The Latest Gems On London's Art Scene At The Friendly And Free New Artist Fair

Seek out the next big thing. | Sponsor
Free And Cheap Events In London This Week: 5-11 August 2019

Free And Cheap Events In London This Week: 5-11 August 2019

All £5 or less. | By Londonist Staff
Free And Cheap Events In London This Week: 29 July-4 August 2019

Free And Cheap Events In London This Week: 29 July-4 August 2019

Live music, Love Island and late-night museums - all free. | By Londonist Staff
9 Of The Best Play Fountains In London For Cooling Down

9 Of The Best Play Fountains In London For Cooling Down

Splish, splash. | By Zoe Craig
There's A Free Concert In This Stunning Sky Garden Tomorrow

There's A Free Concert In This Stunning Sky Garden Tomorrow

Like the Proms but with better views. | By Will Noble
Lost Bells, Original Signs And Cheesy Dungeons: The Secrets Of Borough Market

Lost Bells, Original Signs And Cheesy Dungeons: The Secrets Of Borough Market

250 years of delicious history. | By Londonist Staff
This Psychedelic Maze And Fun House Just Opened In Mayfair

This Psychedelic Maze And Fun House Just Opened In Mayfair

The Instagram shot of the summer. | By Tabish Khan ★★★★☆
See 500 Rubber Ducks Take To The Canal This Week

See 500 Rubber Ducks Take To The Canal This Week

What the duck?! | By Will Noble
Free And Cheap Events In London This Week: 22-28 July 2019

Free And Cheap Events In London This Week: 22-28 July 2019

All a fiver or less. | By Londonist Staff
9 Unmissable Events At Totally Thames 2019

9 Unmissable Events At Totally Thames 2019

Stinking rivers, underground concerts and wildlife secrets. | By Laura Reynolds
The Thames Is Aglow! These 4 Central London Bridges Are Now Illuminated

The Thames Is Aglow! These 4 Central London Bridges Are Now Illuminated

See Southwark, Millennium, London and Cannon Street bridges in a new light. | By Harry Rosehill
Hackney Wick Transforms With A Mega Art Festival

Hackney Wick Transforms With A Mega Art Festival

London’s biggest open art studio event. | By Victoria Smith-Graterol
Free And Cheap Events In London This Week: 15-21 July 2019

Free And Cheap Events In London This Week: 15-21 July 2019

All a fiver or less. | By Londonist Staff
Tragedienne Who Had Her Nose Smashed In By Vandals And Wore A Crisp Packet Tiara, Gets A £17k Facelift

Tragedienne Who Had Her Nose Smashed In By Vandals And Wore A Crisp Packet Tiara, Gets A £17k Facelift

Until recently, Sarah Siddons was a sorry sight. | By Will Noble
The BBC Proms 2019: When Is It? How Do I Get Tickets?

The BBC Proms 2019: When Is It? How Do I Get Tickets?

You can get tickets from £6. | By Will Noble
Where Can Kids Eat For Free In London?

Where Can Kids Eat For Free In London?

Children's food for nothing at these fab London restaurants. | By Zoe Craig
Free And Cheap Events In London This Week: 8-14 July 2019

Free And Cheap Events In London This Week: 8-14 July 2019

All a fiver or less. | By Londonist Staff
The 9 Best Family-Friendly Art Galleries In London

The 9 Best Family-Friendly Art Galleries In London

Educate and entertain your kids. | By Londonist
Even The Moon Is Celebrating London Pride This Weekend

Even The Moon Is Celebrating London Pride This Weekend

A heavenly body just got prettier. | By Will Noble
Eye Up A One Hundred Million Pound Banknote At This Museum

Eye Up A One Hundred Million Pound Banknote At This Museum

325 Years, 325 Objects. | By Londonist
Culture Under Attack: Heartbreaking Destruction Explored In Three Free Imperial War Museum Exhibitions

Culture Under Attack: Heartbreaking Destruction Explored In Three Free Imperial War Museum Exhibitions

Is it OK to destroy culture to win a war? | By Tabish Khan ★★★★★