The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Friday 23rd April.
Top events in London on Fri 23rd Apr 2021
London’s West End galleries mark the re-opening of the art world with a special spring edition of The Mayfair Art Weekend Gallery HOP! on 23 April
5pm to 8pm
Online events / webinars
Join historian Andrew Salmon MBE as he marks the 70th anniversary of the bloodiest battle fought by UK troops since the Second World War.
12pm to 1pm
Julie Attenborough and Lisa Reynolds share the stories of nurses who have challenged the status quo throughout history.
5:30pm to 6:30pm
In this talk, Sue Stuart-Smith, a distinguished psychiatrist and avid gardener offers an inspiring and consoling work about the healing effects of gardening and its ability to decrease stress and foster mental well-being in our everyday lives.
6:30pm to 8pm
Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon
This exhibition brings together 26 pictures from a new series Gilbert & George have been working on for over two years.
10am to 3:30pm
Ends on Fri 30th April
Hampton Court Palace is planting over 100,000 bulbs in their gardens for their first Tulip Festival.
10am to 4pm
Ends on Mon 3rd May
In this exhibition, a suggestion of haunting, or ghostliness, is manifested in a different way.
10am to 5:45pm
Ends on Sat 5th June
The Royal Society of Sculptors is showcasing the work of Naomi Blake FRBS with an outdoor exhibition on the sculpture terrace.
Ends on Sun 6th June
The exhibition presents a select sampling of Koraïchi’s works in different media created during this past year of global crisis.
12:30pm to 5:30pm
Ends on Sat 12th June
An open-air exhibition documenting the overland journey photographer Christopher Wilton-Steer undertook in 2019 following the historic trade route.
Ends on Wed 16th June
An exhibition around the roof garden above the Elizabeth line station of large geometric coloured shapes.
Ends on Sat 19th June
Walking tours of London on Friday 23rd April 2021
Are you ready to learn about London’s grim and gruesome past? Then join us on a tour that tells the tale of crime and punishment, executions and excess.
11am to 12:30pm
City of London
Discover more about this much-loved London hospital, whose history dates back nearly 900 years!
2pm to 3:30pm