The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Saturday 22nd May.


Top events in London on Sat 22nd 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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2021-05-22
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
2021-05-22
2021-05-22
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
2021-05-22
2021-05-22
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
2021-05-22
2021-05-22
£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
2021-05-22
2021-05-22
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
2021-05-22
2021-05-22
£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
2021-05-22
2021-05-22
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
2021-05-22
2021-05-22
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
2021-05-22
2021-05-22
A large - unauthorised - exhibiton of original Banksy artworks.
The Art of Banksy
9:30am to 7pm
Soho
Ends on Sun, 26th Sep
2021-05-22
2021-05-22

Exhibitions opening soon


Walking tours of London on Saturday 22nd May 2021

A guided walk around Westminster and get to see the hidden and ever so picturesque Georgian back streets where all the political salons are
 10am to 12pm
 
 Whitehall
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A regular guided walk around the canals and heritage of Camden town.
 11am to 1pm
 
 Camden
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A guided walk around the heart of Abbey Road looking out for Beatles memorabilia.
 11am to 1pm
 
 Camden
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The London of a life steeped in equal measures of pleasure, controversy and disdain...
 11am to 1pm
 
 Picadilly
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Bloody, Flaming, Poxy London. Plague, Fire & Revolution. The Black Death. Churchyards brimming with bodies. The harvest of Death. The zombie apocalypse – but for real.
 2pm to 4pm
 
 Barbican
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At night the ancient City is deserted. And eerie. Explore its shadowy back streets and dimly lit alleys.
 7:30pm to 9:30pm
 
 Barbican
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