What's on in London on Sunday 20th May 2018

Welcome to the IanVisits guide to free and cheap lectures, talks, heritage, walks and random miscellany happening around London.


Top things to do in London on Sun 20th May 2018

Free

(Sunday, 20th May - 11am to 7pm)
Come celebrate our 400th year - it will be a great party for all the family celebrating the very heart of Enfield.   (Enfield Town)
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400th anniversary Charter Fayre

Free

(Sunday, 20th May - Starts at 12am)
The cemetery runs guided history and heritage walks every month throughout the summer.
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Tour the City of London Cemetery and Crematorium

Free

(Sunday, 20th May - All Day)
The Rickmansworth Festival celebrates canals, the community and the environment.  (Rickmansworth)
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Rickmansworth Festival

£38.22
Learn how to make a range of home made natural and skin nourishing hand-cremes, lip balms, soaps and furniture polish using plant and vegetable oils with beeswax.  (Bow)
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Natural beeswax cosmetics and candles workshop

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

£6

(Sunday, 20th May - 11am to 4pm)
This exhibition is about the Neo-Romantic period in illustration after World War II.

2018-05-20

Neo-Romantic Illustrations in Britain 1943-1955

£12

(Sunday, 20th May - 10am to 6pm)
This exhibition brings together, for the first time, the works of four of the most celebrated figures in art photography.

2018-05-20

Victorian Giants: The Birth of Art Photography

Free

(Sunday, 20th May - 10am to 6pm)
The only known self-portraits by Spanish master Murillo, reunited for the first time in over three hundred years.

2018-05-20

Murillo: The Self Portraits

£13.50
Touching on themes of countercultures, subcultures and minorities of all kinds, the show features the work of 20 photographers from the 1950s to the present day.

2018-05-20

 Another Kind of Life Photography on the Margins

£15

(Sunday, 20th May - 10am to 6pm)
The UK’s first major exhibition of artists’ responses to war and conflict since the terrorist attacks on 11 September 2001.

2018-05-20

 Age of Terror: Art since 9/11

Free

(Sunday, 20th May - 10am to 6pm)
Explore still life through the lens of Tacita Dean, one of the genre's leading contemporary practitioners

2018-05-20

Tacita Dean: Still Life

Free
Large landscape images explore the theme of reconciliation by capturing how time and nature have eased the scars of war on the battlefields of the Western Front.

2018-05-20

​Fields of Battle, Lands of Peace: 1918 - 2018

Learn about global efforts made after the Holocaust to find Zuzana Knobloch and millions of others like her.

2018-05-20

Fate Unknown: The Search for the Missing after the Holocaust

Free

(Sunday, 20th May - 10am to 6pm)
This exhibition commemorates the centenary of this momentous battle and the huge medical and human impact of wounding during and beyond the First World War.

2018-05-20

Wounded: Conflict, Casualties and Care

Photographs have been selected to illustrate the impact, diversity and quality of work by AOP members since 1968.

2018-05-20

AOP50: 50 Years of the Association of Photographers

Exhibitions opening soon


 

Regular Events on Sun 20th May 2018

(usually repeat most weeks)

Visit the second biggest Conservatory in London
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Walking Tours of London on Sun 20th May 2018

Tour of Covent Garden and surrounding areas where you'll discover some of London's rich theatrical history with qualified London Blue Badge Guide and broadcaster Diane Burstein.   ()
2018-05-20
Walking tour taking in the fading remains of painted advertising on ealls.  ()
2018-05-20
A 90-minute walking tour as you explore the Barbican and discover the fascinating history behind the building of the Centre and the surrounding estate.  ()
2018-05-20
Explore London with one of our fantastic Doctor Who guides on this 2 ½ hour walking tour.  ()
2018-05-20
Join Pete on his fascinating walking tour taking in the sights and sounds of Brick Lane and the lesser known streets of this vibrant community.  ()
2018-05-20
Join Henri for a fun and fascinating walking tour around London’s trendiest neighbourhood.  ()
2018-05-20
 

Tower Bridge opening times

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Wed 23rd May at 03:00pm


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