Back in 2001, the government made scores of museums across the UK totally free to enter. And a couple of decades later, that decision has paid off with booming visitor numbers and diverse crowds flocking through the doors of London's eclectic, world-class array of institutions. Whether you want to window shop through centuries of stunning fashion at V&A, find out how the world actually works at the Science Museum, or admire slick architecture at the Design Museum, you can do it in London without paying a penny. Here's our list of London's best museums to check out.
London's got a well-earned reputation for being one of the world's priciest cities. But look past the spenny restaurants, costly cocktails, and luxury boutiques and you'll find a place that's packed with fun things to do on a seriously tight budget.
Free museums and art galleries, gorgeous parks, gratis jazz nights... you could easily fill every night of the week with free stuff to do in London. Read on for some of the very best ways to set yourself (and your wallet) free.
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