Things To Do In London This Weekend: 7-8 January 2017

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Prince Charles Cinema is screening The Wizard of Oz this Saturday. Photo: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

WINTER MARKET: It's your last chance to visit Southbank Centre's Winter Market. Get your hands on drinks, food and handmade gifts. Free, just turn up, until 8 January

LAST CHANCE: See Roman Ondak's first solo show in over a decade. The Source of Art is in the Life of a People at the South London Gallery explores the the journey of time, intertwining the past and present. Free, just turn up, until 8 January

WATERLOO ART: The mezzanine at Waterloo offers travel and art with Landscape Photographer of the Year. Enjoy a collection of stunning photography taken across the UK. Free, just turn up, until 5 February

UNDERWEAR HISTORY: Ever wondered about the evolution of underwear? Visit the V&A's Undressed: A Brief History of Underwear exhibition and discover the history of underwear and how cut, fit and design reveal issues of gender, sex and morality. Various prices, book ahead, until 12 March

SEDUCTION AND CELEBRITY: Discover the life of Emma Hamilton, one of the most famous celebrities of her time, at the National Maritime Museum. Known as the woman who captured the heart of Admiral Horatio Nelson, Hamilton was a formidable women with a story of her own. From £12.60, book ahead, until 17 April

MOOMINLAND: Go on an interactive adventure in Moominland at Southbank Centre. We had a whale (or a surreal hippo-like creature) of a time. £13.50-£16.50, book in advance, until 23 April

100 YEARS OF ROALD DAHL: In honour of Roald Dahl's 100th birthday, illustrator Sir Quentin Blake has drawn special portraits of Dahl's most famous characters.  Celebrate this phizz-whizzing anniversary at the British Library with Quentin Blake: The Roald Dahl Centenary Portraits. Free, just turn up, until 21 May

Saturday 7 January

Big Wigs at Somerset House

FARMER'S MARKET: Get your hands on some local fruit and veg at the Horniman Museum Farmers' Market. Free, just turn up, 9am-1.30pm

GREAT COURT GAMES: Solve challenges, play digital games and and explore trails in this adventure at the British Museum. Free, just turn up, 11am-4pm

BIG WIGS: Have family fun at Somerset House with Big Wigs, a workshop inspired by the career of hairstylist Sam McKnight. Discover how different hair dos can shape character traits in the age of the selfie. Free, just turn up, noon-3pm

CHARACTER ENCOUNTERS: Keep the little ones occupied as you sail across the Thames to the National Maritime Museum for Character Encounters. Explore the struggles of tea trade between Britain and China, dive into the sea with Neptune or learn about life as a Caribbean woman from Pearl Morris. Free, just turn up, noon-3pm (different time slots)

VICTORIAN ENTERTAINMENT: See the characters from British Library's Victorian Entertainments: There Will Be Fun come to life in There Will Be Fun - In The Flesh! Featured performances are inspired by the items displayed at the exhibition. Free, just turn up, 3pm-5pm

YELLOW BRICK ROAD: Join Dorothy and the gang at Prince Charles Cinema for a screening of The Wizard of Oz. Remember to follow the yellow brick road. £10/£7.50, book ahead, from 6.40pm

FOLK MUSIC: Relax with music from Robin Gillan at the Calthorpe Arms on Grays Inn Road with the Cellar Upstairs Folk Club.  £8/£7/£6, just turn up, 8pm-11pm

Sunday 8 January

No Trousers Tube Ride is this Sunday

TEENAGE BEDROOMS: Revisit your teen years at the Geffrye Museum in Hoxton with Teenage Bedrooms. Step inside the homes of 26 London teenagers and discover the meaning of modern teenage bedrooms. Free, just turn up, 10am-5pm

HANDS ON BASE: Keep the kids entertained with Horniman Museum's Hands On Base morning, where they can see, touch, hear and smell some of the museum's exhibits, including African masks and shark jaws. Free, just turn up, 11am-12.30pm

ORGAN MUSEUM: Organ enthusiasts unite for the Amersham Fair Organ Museum Open Day. Discover a collection of rare instruments and preserved fairground organs created by the likes of Gavioli, Marenghi, Hooghuys and more. Free, just turn up, 11am-5pm

TWELFTH NIGHT: Celebrate the beginning  of the new year with Twelfth Night celebrations on the Bankside. Enjoy the Mummers Play, keep an eye out for Beelzebub, and see who will be crowned King and Queen for the day. Free, just turn up, from 1.45pm

SUNSHINE POEMS: Get your fix of vitamin D with Sunshine Poems at Keats House. From John Donne's metaphysics to Shakespeare's sonnets, it'll be an afternoon of light. Free, book ahead, 2pm-3pm

FORGET YOUR TROUSERS: Join the rest of London and leave your trousers at home for the No Trousers Tube Ride. Not only do you have to remove your trousers, you also have to keep a straight face. Don't worry, you can laugh about it at the afterparty. Meet at WC2H 7JR, opposite the Canton restaurant. Free, RSVP here, 3pm-11pm

Fun things to do with our friends and sponsor Funzing...

LOVE Dim Sum? Learn to Make Delicious Dim Sum!

Fancy some Dim Sum fun? From making and rolling the dough to preparing the fillings and forming the parcels, William will show you everything you need to know to become a Dim Sum pro. William will also teach you the etiquette of Dim Sum - learn what to order and how to order, in Cantonese! Get tickets

Interviews With British Serial Killers

Could you spent hours on end satiating your morbid curiosity by researching serial killers? Hey, you're not alone. Insight into the criminal psyche is a fascinating topic and one covered in this talk by retired police officer, Paul Harrison. You'll encounter the stories of three of the UK's worst serial killers, from their childhoods to their crimes. With over four decades of experience in the Criminal Justice system, join Paul to work through the facts, uncover the details, and get inside the heads of these killers to discover what truly motivates a murderer.  Get tickets

Become Robin Hood for the Day in an Archery Class

Ever fancied yourself as Robin Hood? Join the 2020 archery team in London Bridge and discover how to shoot. The 1.5 hour 'get started in archery' class will teach you how to shoot (relatively) accurately as well as the scoring system and key archery terminology. The session finishes with a mini-competition where you can show off your new-found skills. Get tickets

Sex, Death and Shopping: The Soho Tour

We all know Soho is changing - and fast. But does the Soho of decades past - fiercely independent, occasionally seedy, always flamboyant - still exist? Antony Robbins claims it does - if you know where to look. A former director at the Museum of London, Robbins now leads walking tours of Soho, delving into the area's past and present. His Sex, Death and Shopping tour covers scandals of yesteryear through to present-day erotica - taking in hidden gardens, sinister histories, and little-known facts of famous places. A bit sinister. A bit salacious. And exceedingly well-tailored. It's a tour to have you falling in love - or lust - with this part of London all over again.  Get tickets