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Here in Britain we can’t resist a freebie and whether you’re looking for famous landmarks, museums, markets or just amazing views, we’ll prove you really can get something for nothing. Read on to discover some of our favourite activities and things to do that won’t cost you a thing.

Free museums and galleries

Explore the story of life on Earth at this fantastic – and free – museum. A must-visit for all animal lovers and curious thinkers!

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Experience the latest in the museum’s constantly changing line-up of musical exhibitions.

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Discover modern art and captivating exhibitions on the bank of the River Thames.

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Relive two million years of global history through fascinating exhibits and more.

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Gaze upon one of the world’s finest art collections, and find portraits that inspire, love, dislike and those you weren’t expecting to see.

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Free attractions and landmarks

London is one of the greenest cities in the world and Hyde Park, with its rose gardens, fountains and boating lake, is a great place to have a picnic on a summer’s day.

Step into Hyde Park
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Hyde Park

This architectural masterpiece is a must-see London landmark and has some of the best views of the Thames, especially at sunset.

Unlock history at Tower Bridge
London Tower Bridge
Tower Bridge

Find the world-famous antiques market spilling over with fascinating wares.

Pick up antiques at Portobello Road Market
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Portobello Road

Some of London’s best views atop one its newest skyscrapers.

Head into the clouds at Sky Garden
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Sky Garden

Uncover a secret walking route passing through the heart of the city.

Discover London's hidden secrets
A canal boat moving down Regent's Canal in north London.
Regent's Canal

London is one of the greenest cities in the world and Hyde Park, with its rose gardens, fountains and boating lake, is a great place to have a picnic on a summer’s day.

Step into Hyde Park
2016 11 19 Hyde Park-43
Hyde Park

This architectural masterpiece is a must-see London landmark and has some of the best views of the Thames, especially at sunset.

Unlock history at Tower Bridge
London Tower Bridge
Tower Bridge

Find the world-famous antiques market spilling over with fascinating wares.

Pick up antiques at Portobello Road Market
Portobello Road_DSC1695-antoinebuchet
Portobello Road

Some of London’s best views atop one its newest skyscrapers.

Head into the clouds at Sky Garden
People walking down the stairs Sky Garden wth the city in the background
Sky Garden

Uncover a secret walking route passing through the heart of the city.

Discover London's hidden secrets
A canal boat moving down Regent's Canal in north London.
Regent's Canal