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Review: This William Hogarth Exhibition Is The Most Debauched (And Probably Best) Exhibition You'll See In 2019

Review: This William Hogarth Exhibition Is The Most Debauched (And Probably Best) Exhibition You'll See In 2019

Big exhibition, intimate setting, no entry fee. | By Will Noble ★★★★★
Free And Cheap Events In London This Week: 7-13 October 2019

Free And Cheap Events In London This Week: 7-13 October 2019

All a fiver or less. | By Londonist Staff
Lord Mayor's Show 2019: When And Where Is It, And What's Happening?

Lord Mayor's Show 2019: When And Where Is It, And What's Happening?

It's all changing this year. | By Laura Reynolds
Destress In The Dark At This Free, Atmospheric Exhibition

Destress In The Dark At This Free, Atmospheric Exhibition

Mesmerising lights and coyotes howling. | By Tabish Khan ★★★★☆
Dozens Of London Venues Transform Into Fun Palaces This Weekend

Dozens Of London Venues Transform Into Fun Palaces This Weekend

Museums, theatres and libraries get a temporary makeover. | By Laura Reynolds
15 Exhibitions Not To Miss In London This Month: October 2019

15 Exhibitions Not To Miss In London This Month: October 2019

Sex, death, beauty, destruction and savagery - and that's just one of the exhibitions. | By Tabish Khan
A Giant Fountain On The Horrors Of Colonialism Lands In The Tate Modern

A Giant Fountain On The Horrors Of Colonialism Lands In The Tate Modern

'Created by that celebrated Negress of the New World'. | By Tabish Khan ★★★★★
Free And Cheap Events In London This Week: 30 September-6 October 2019

Free And Cheap Events In London This Week: 30 September-6 October 2019

All £5 or less. | By Londonist Staff
Free And Cheap Events In London This Week: 23-29 September 2019

Free And Cheap Events In London This Week: 23-29 September 2019

See sheep walking across London Bridge. | By Londonist Staff
Stop For A Moment To Admire This Amazing New Mural At Brixton Underground Station

Stop For A Moment To Admire This Amazing New Mural At Brixton Underground Station

Denzil Forrester's masterpiece. | By Will Noble
All Santander Cycles Are Totally Free To Use This Sunday!

All Santander Cycles Are Totally Free To Use This Sunday!

Explore London by pedal power. | By Will Noble
10 Exhibitions That'll Blow You Away This Autumn

10 Exhibitions That'll Blow You Away This Autumn

Ceramic teardrops fall from the sky and good and evil battle it out. | By Tabish Khan
Science City 1550-1800: Inside The Science Museum's Brand New Gallery

Science City 1550-1800: Inside The Science Museum's Brand New Gallery

How the city shaped science and vice versa. | By M@
Have You Spotted These Treasure Truck Pop-Ups Appearing In London? Sign Up And Get In On The Magic

Have You Spotted These Treasure Truck Pop-Ups Appearing In London? Sign Up And Get In On The Magic

You never know what bargain's coming next. | Sponsor
Free And Cheap Events In London This Week: 16-22 September 2019

Free And Cheap Events In London This Week: 16-22 September 2019

Science City, outdoor cinema and bad dates. | By Londonist Staff
Where To Go Pumpkin Picking Near London: Autumn 2019

Where To Go Pumpkin Picking Near London: Autumn 2019

Pumpkin patches and farms ripe for the picking this Halloween. | By Laura Reynolds
Exploring One Of London's Quirkiest Neighbourhoods: Trinity Buoy Wharf

Exploring One Of London's Quirkiest Neighbourhoods: Trinity Buoy Wharf

Home to London's only lighthouse. | By Londonist Staff
Free And Cheap Events In London This Week: 9-15 September 2019

Free And Cheap Events In London This Week: 9-15 September 2019

A free film festival, travel photography and a voga workout. | By Londonist Staff
Human Breast Milk And A Flooded McDonald's: Wellcome Collection Looks At What Being Human Means

Human Breast Milk And A Flooded McDonald's: Wellcome Collection Looks At What Being Human Means

Wellcome welcomes a new gallery. | By Tabish Khan ★★★★☆
Rare Chance To Step Onto The Dinosaur Islands In Crystal Palace Park

Rare Chance To Step Onto The Dinosaur Islands In Crystal Palace Park

Tickets available now. | By M@
Get Lost In This Postbox Maze At London Fashion Week

Get Lost In This Postbox Maze At London Fashion Week

Maybe you'll find that Amazon delivery you never received. | By Laura Reynolds
Definitely Maybe Was 25 Years Ago... Celebrate Feeling Old At This Oasis Exhibition

Definitely Maybe Was 25 Years Ago... Celebrate Feeling Old At This Oasis Exhibition

Noel, Liam and The Other Ones. | By Will Noble
This Artist Has Suffered 50,000 Seizures, But Still Makes These Awe-Inspiring Artworks

This Artist Has Suffered 50,000 Seizures, But Still Makes These Awe-Inspiring Artworks

Nicholas Kontaxis comes to London. | By Will Noble
Free And Cheap Events In London This Week: 2-8 September 2019

Free And Cheap Events In London This Week: 2-8 September 2019

Boats, butterflies and bears - all under a fiver. | By Londonist Staff