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London for free

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London for free
It's easier than you think to spend a day in London without spending any money as there's a ridiculous amount of free fun to be had.
Good for: Families, Groups, Seniors, Individuals
Seasons: Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter
46 ratings 46 ratings
 
St. James's Park
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St. James's Park

This 90-acre park, the oldest Royal Park in London, features a large lake that is a wildlife sanctuary for ducks, geese, swans and even pelicans.

Fee: No      Duration of visit: 1-2 hours
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Changing of the Guard
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Changing of the Guard

A must see in London, outside Buckingham Palace, but check out the schedule as it only happens daily from May to July, otherwise on alternate days

Fee: No      Duration of visit: 1-2 hours
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Museum of London
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Museum of London

Step inside the Museum of London for an unforgettable journey through the capital’s turbulent past. Discover prehistoric London, see how the city changed under Romans and Saxons, wonder at medieval London and examine the tumultuous years when London was ravaged by civil wars, plague and fire. Then venture into the Galleries of Modern London where you can walk the streets of Victorian... More

Step inside the Museum of London for an unforgettable journey through the capital’s turbulent past. Discover prehistoric London, see how the city changed under Romans and Saxons, wonder at medieval London and examine the tumultuous years when London was ravaged by civil wars, plague and fire. Then venture into the Galleries of Modern London where you can walk the streets of Victorian London, take a stroll in recreated pleasure gardens and marvel at the magnificent Lord Mayor’s Coach.Free entry. Open Monday to Sunday, 10am - 6pm. Closed 24-26 December. Less

Fee: No      Duration of visit: 2-3 hours
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One New Change
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One New Change

One New Change is London’s newest shopping destination, complete with cafés and restaurants from renowned chefs and flagship menswear and womenswear fashion brands, all set overlooking London’s most famous landmark, St. Paul’s Cathedral.

Fee: No      Duration of visit: <1 hour
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South Bank
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South Bank

Experiencing the South Bank is a must-do in any London itinerary. Travel... will be visiting the cultural heart of London, an eclectic and creative... more »

Fee: No      Duration of visit: 1-2 hours
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Covent Garden
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Covent Garden

Filled with restaurants, bars, markets and boutiques, London's premier tourist center offers fabulous shopping by day, and the destination of theatergoers and patrons of the Royal Opera House by night.

Fee: No      Duration of visit: 1-2 hours
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Little Venice
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Little Venice

Picturesque London neighborhood marked by its canal waterway and broad tree-lined streets, Little Venice was built between 1810 and 1870 and was the popular haunt of many artists, writers and scientists.

Fee: No      Duration of visit: 2-3 hours
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