The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Friday 21st May.


Top events in London on Fri 21st May 2021

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

This exhibition explores a century of refugee experiences, from Nazi Germany’s persecution of Jews and the Kindertransport, to the Calais Jungle and the treacherous Mediterranean crossings
Refugees: Forced to Flee
10am to 6pm
Southwark
Ends on Mon, 24th May
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Explore some of the world's richest habitats, see fascinating animal behaviour and get to know some extraordinary species.
Wildlife Photographer of the Year
11am to 5:50pm
South Kensington
Ends on Sun, 6th Jun
2021-05-21
2021-05-21
This exhibition follows the lives of soldiers in Germany over the past 75 years.
 Foe to Friend: The British Army in Germany since 1945
10:30am to 3:30pm
Chelsea
Ends on Thu, 1st Jul
2021-05-21
2021-05-21
A photographic art exhibition exploring contemporary relationships with spiritualism, reality and surrealism, through a Black British lens.
An Ode to Afrosurrealism
10am to 5:30pm
Forest Hill
Ends on Sun, 1st Aug
2021-05-21
2021-05-21
£7.70  
Pitzhanger presents a new body of work by renowned British artist Julian Opie, including site specific pieces, focusing on architecture, people and nature.
Julian Opie
11am to 7pm
Ealing
Ends on Sun, 1st Aug
2021-05-21
2021-05-21
An annual exhibition showcasing the world's greatest space photography.
Astronomy Photographer of the Year
10:30am to 4pm
Greenwich
Ends on Sun, 8th Aug
2021-05-21
2021-05-21
£18  
The first UK exhibition in 90 years to present an overarching narrative spanning 5,000 years of Iranian art, design and culture.
Epic Iran
10am to 5:45pm
South Kensington
Ends on Sun, 29th Aug
2021-05-21
2021-05-21
The first significant UK exhibition to be presented on the subject of carbon capture and storage.
Our Future Planet
10am to 6pm
South Kensington
Ends on Sat, 4th Sep
2021-05-21
2021-05-21
From designer handbags to despatch boxes, vanity cases to military rucksacks, the exhibition will explore our longstanding fascination with the bag.
Bags: Inside Out
11am to 7pm
South Kensington
Ends on Sun, 12th Sep
2021-05-21
2021-05-21
A large - unauthorised - exhibiton of original Banksy artworks.
The Art of Banksy
10am to 9pm
Soho
Ends on Sun, 26th Sep
2021-05-21
2021-05-21

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Regular Events - Friday 21st May 2021

Learn about the history and future of the Square Mile with this fascinating architectural model.
 12:30pm to 1pm
 
 City of London
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Fridays: City of London Model Talk

Walking tours of London on Friday 21st May 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
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Discover more about this much-loved London hospital, whose history dates back nearly 900 years!
 2pm to 3:30pm
 
 Barbican
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