The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Saturday 23rd May.


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Top events in London on Sat 23rd May 2020

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Becket2020
See a collection of pilgrim badges that illustrate the extraordinary life of Thomas Becket.
Becket2020
10am to 6pm
Barbican
Closing soon Sat, 23rd May
2020-02-14
2020-05-23
Spilliaert
£14  
This is the first monographic exhibition of Spilliaert’s work in the UK and will showcase some 90 works on paper.
Spilliaert
10am to 6pm
Picadilly
Closing soon Sat, 23rd May
2020-02-23
2020-05-23
Heroic Figures
This exhibition explores the ways in which, from the eighteenth century to the present day, our perception of the hero or heroine has evolved.
Heroic Figures
11am to 5pm
Greenwich
Closing soon Sat, 23rd May
2020-02-01
2020-05-23
Aubrey Beardsley
The largest exhibition of his drawings for 50 years.
Aubrey Beardsley
10am to 6pm
Pimlico
Closing soon Sat, 23rd May
2020-03-04
2020-05-23
William Wordsworth
See original drafts of Wordsworth’s verse, his notebooks, correspondence and more.
William Wordsworth
11am to 5pm
Camden
Closing soon Sat, 23rd May
2020-01-17
2020-05-23
Beatrix Potter's Fairyland
From ‘honey dew’ drinking parties to Mrs Tiggy-Winkle, discover Beatrix Potter’s response to the world of fairies and fairytales.
Beatrix Potter's Fairyland
10am to 5:45pm
South Kensington
Closing soon Sat, 23rd May
2020-01-24
2020-05-23
Childhood in Dickensian London
The exhibition explores Victorian London from the 1830s until the turn of the twentieth century, focusing on Dickens’s child characters.
Childhood in Dickensian London
9am to 5:15pm
Euston
Closing soon Sat, 23rd May
2020-01-20
2020-05-23
Gauguin and the Impressionists
This exhibition is a unique opportunity to view the Ordupgaard Collection’s treasure trove of Impressionist works, from Monet and Degas, to pre-Impressionist artists like Corot and Courbet.
Gauguin and the Impressionists
10am to 6pm
Picadilly
Closing soon Sat, 23rd May
2020-05-17
2020-05-23
David Hockney: Drawing from Life
The first major exhibition devoted to David Hockney’s drawings in over twenty years.
David Hockney: Drawing from Life
10am to 6pm
Soho
Closing soon Sat, 23rd May
2020-02-27
2020-05-23
ABBA: Super Troupers The Exhibition
This immersive experience charts their music, lyrics, creative process and influence as one of the most iconic pop bands of the modern age.
ABBA: Super Troupers The Exhibition
All Day
Greenwich
Closing soon Sat, 23rd May
2019-12-06
2020-05-23

Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Saturday 23rd May 2020

A guided tour around the historic Somerset House including the vaults under the main forecourt.
 12:15pm to :
 
 Strand
2020-05-23
2020-05-23

What's on in London

Walking tours of London on Saturday 23rd May 2020

The River Thames is London. It’s why the Romans chose its gravel north bank to found Londinium; its tidal waters brought trade and wealth to the City - and continues to do so.
 11am to 12:45pm
 
 City of London
2020-05-23
2020-05-23
Join our Roman guided tour and let us ‘roam’ around the City and discover a history that dates back nearly 2,000 years.
 2pm to 3:45pm
 
 City of London
2020-05-23
2020-05-23
This walking tour covers iconic London from a new perspective, introducing guests to the history and surprisingly dynamic modern politics of the Public Toilet.
 3:30pm to 5:30pm
 
 Southwark
2020-05-23
2020-05-23