The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Sunday 6th June.


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Top events in London on Sun 6th Jun 2021

Monthly open day at the museum to London's first international airport - in Croydon.
All Day
 
Croydon
Monthly open day at Croydon Airport museum
You may see up to 50 hot air balloons flying over Central London at sunrise this morning.
6am to 10am
 
DELAYED - Hot air balloons to fly over central London
Better than half price entry to the Painted Hall on the first Sunday of the month.
10am to 5pm
 
Greenwich
Monthly cheap entry to the Painted Hall
Monthly opening of the museum dedicated to the life and work of the "lady with the lamp".
10am to 4pm
 
Southwark
Monthly opening of the Florence Nightingale Museum
With over 60 hand-picked flea & vintage traders, to pick up vintage gems, and pre-loved artefacts.
11am to 5pm
 
Walthamstow
Walthamstow Flea Market
A beautiful historic parkland designed by Lancelot 'Capability' Brown with Edwardian gardens in Reigate, Surrey.
1pm to 5pm
 
Reigate
Monthly open day at Gatton Park
Two 90ft gardens backing onto Brockwell Park with original apple trees from the old orchard.
2pm to 5:30pm
 
Brixton
Visit a garden - Brixton Water Lane Gardens
Three contrasting gardens and a nature reserve all open within a short walk of each other.
2pm to 6pm
 
Islington
Visit a garden - Barnsbury Group (Islington)

Online events / webinars

This talk will explore the ways in which plants have informed artists, mystics and scientists throughout history and around the world.
8pm to 9:30pm
 
The Botanical Mind: Art, Mysticism & The Cosmic Tree  -Gina Buenfeld- Zoom

 

Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Conversations with God - Jan Matejko’s Copernicus
This is a rare opportunity to see one of Poland’s most loved works of art.
Conversations with God - Jan Matejko’s Copernicus
10am to 6pm
Trafalgar Square
Closing soon Sun, 30th August
2021-05-21
2020-08-30
3 works by Naomi Blake FRBS
The Royal Society of Sculptors is showcasing the work of Naomi Blake FRBS with an outdoor exhibition on the sculpture terrace.
3 works by Naomi Blake FRBS
All Day
South Kensington
Closing soon Sun, 6th June
2021-03-17
2021-06-06
Paul Catherall | Sent From Coventry
Paul Catherall comes back to the gallery for this major exhibition celebrating the postwar architecture of Coventry and London.
Paul Catherall | Sent From Coventry
11am to 5pm
Southwark
Closing soon Sun, 6th June
2021-05-12
2021-06-06
Herd of elephant sculptures in Chelsea
A herd of 50 handcrafted life-size elephants are roaming around Chelsea.
Herd of elephant sculptures in Chelsea
All Day
Chelsea
Closing soon Sun, 6th June
2021-05-17
2021-06-06
Remembering the War: Victory & Remembrance in Harrow
Included in the exhibition are memories from those who remember the Second World War in Harrow.
Remembering the War: Victory & Remembrance in Harrow
10am to 4pm
Rayners Lane
Closing soon Sun, 6th June
2021-05-18
2021-06-06
Half term family fun at the Transport Museum's Acton Depot
Visit the Transport Museum's Acton Depot this May half term for seven days of exploration and fun for all the family.
Half term family fun at the Transport Museum's Acton Depot
10am to 4pm
Acton
Closing soon Sun, 6th June
2021-05-29
2021-06-06
2020 Travel Photographer of the Year
The winning images from the 2020 Travel Photographer of the Year awards are on display in an outdoor exhibition.
2020 Travel Photographer of the Year
All Day
Kings Cross
Closing soon Thu, 10th June
2021-05-12
2021-06-10
Refugees: Forced to Flee
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
Closing soon Sun, 13th June
2021-05-19
2021-06-13
The Covid Letters: A Vital Update
This exhibition is a unique opportunity to view over 200 works from The Covid Letters, displayed in the Museum’s exhibition gallery and interspersed throughout the historic collections.
The Covid Letters: A Vital Update
10am to 5pm
Clerkenwell
Closing soon Sun, 13th June
2021-05-21
2021-06-13
An exhibition about plans for a redevelopment of the Truman Brewery site by the local opposition group to the plans.
12pm to 6pm
Whitechapel
Closing soon Sun, 13th June
2021-05-29
2021-06-13

Exhibitions opening soon


What's on in London

Walking tours of London on Sunday 6th June 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
2021-06-06
2021-06-06
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
2021-06-06
2021-06-06
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
2021-06-06
2021-06-06
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
2021-06-06
2021-06-06
A guided walk around Shoreditch looking at the ever-changing street art.
 11am to 4pm
 
 City of London
2021-06-06
2021-06-06
This Magical Mystery Tour is a chance to “Imagine” Beatlemania and the Swinging 60s.
 11am to 1pm
 
 Bloomsbury
2021-06-06
2021-06-06
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
2021-06-06
2021-06-06
A guided walk around the City looking for old London.
 2:45pm to 4:45pm
 
 Barbican
2021-06-06
2021-06-06