Got a free hour to spare? Soak up some culture at one of London's many exhibitions. Whether you want to see paintings, photography, fossils or washing powder packaging through the ages, there's an exhibition to suit your mood. We've also put together a comprehensive guide to the seven wonders of London's museums and attractions, to help you really zone in on our city's cultural core.
The very best exhibitions in London
New exhibitions in London
Engineering the World: Ove Arup and the Philosophy of Total Design
This exhibition charts the career of Ove Arup (1895-1988), an incredibly influential engineer of the 20th century whose projects include the Sydney Opera House and Penguin Pool at the London Zoo. Large scale prototypes, building components, digital animations, models and previously unseen archive material shed light on Arup's design philosophy
Free exhibitions in London
A carefully selected group of 13 UAL artists working within different disciplines showcase their work at this annual exhibition. The creatives range from final year fashion illustration students to post-grad photographers meaning visitors can see London's next wave of budding artists before they hit the big time.