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


Top events in London on Sun 23rd 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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2021-05-23
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
2021-05-23
2021-05-23
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
2021-05-23
2021-05-23
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
2021-05-23
2021-05-23
£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
2021-05-23
2021-05-23
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
2021-05-23
2021-05-23
£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
2021-05-23
2021-05-23
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
2021-05-23
2021-05-23
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
2021-05-23
2021-05-23
A large - unauthorised - exhibiton of original Banksy artworks.
The Art of Banksy
10am to 6pm
Soho
Ends on Sun, 26th Sep
2021-05-23
2021-05-23

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Walking tours of London on Sunday 23rd May 2021

A walk that explores the very heart of the City – the most historic part of the capital.
 10:30am to 12:30pm
 
 City of London
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We’re just a few stops up the Northern Line, but we’re in a country village nestling round what was once an old pond.
 10:45am to 12:45pm
 
 Highgate
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Volunteer-led walks through a 21 acre memorial landscape steeped in social history from the Victorian Jewish community through to the present day.
 11am to 12:15pm
 
 Willesden
2021-05-23
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Guided walks of London's Victorian Jewish cemetery steeped in social history

Enjoy an insider's tour of the City, including Guildhall, Mansion House, the Bank of England and the Royal Exchange.
 11am to 12:30pm
 
 City of London
2021-05-23
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City Highlights Guided Walk

A guided walk around Shoreditch looking at the ever-changing street art.
 11am to 4pm
 
 City of London
2021-05-23
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This Magical Mystery Tour is a chance to “Imagine” Beatlemania and the Swinging 60s.
 11am to 1pm
 
 Bloomsbury
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A guided walk around Westminster ending at the Cabinet War rooms looking at the area's WW2 history.
 1:45pm to 3:45pm
 
 Trafalgar Square
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A guided walk around the City looking for old London.
 2:45pm to 4:45pm
 
 Barbican
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