Free London attractions

All visitors to London should check their plans before travelling, as many events and activities may have been postponed or cancelled. Some attractions, restaurants, pubs, theatres and other venues have also have temporarily closed.

Check the latest UK government guidance before travelling to London.


Make the most of your stay in the city with these free London attractions, just some of the many free things to do in London

From free museums in London such as the British Museum and Museum of London, to stunning art galleries and free activities for kids, there are some amazing free experiences to be had in London. You can also join one of many free walking tours of London for plenty of insider knowledge.

The range of things to see at free London attractions is incredible... Meet weird, wonderful and extinct beings at the likes of the Natural History Museum and Grant Museum of Zoology, see portraits of monarchs at the National Portrait Gallery and Queen's House, travel back to Roman times at the London Mithraeum or experience wartime Britain at IWM London, all without spending a penny!

Take a look at our pick of the best free attractions and free events in London and use the London Attractions Map to help you find more free places to visit in London.