The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Thursday 10th June.


This page is archived - were you looking for London events on Friday, 10th June 2022


Top events in London on Thu 10th Jun 2021

Barely noticeable from London, but there will be a solar eclipse today -- and a small part of the sun will be covered as seen from southern England.
10:09am to 12:22pm
 
Partial solar eclipse
Explore the Thames tunnel’s history, then meet the Brunel Museum’s Director, Katherine McAlpine, to hear more about the Brunel family’s extraordinary engineering achievements
6:30pm to 9pm
 
Covent Garden
Museum After Dark – Digging Deeper

Online events / webinars

A virtual tour of the buildings, interiors and grounds of the former Royal Hospital for Incurables
1pm to 1am
 
A Home on the Hill - a virtual tour of the Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability
Soane Museum Deputy Director and Inspectress Helen Dorey will lead a virtual tour through the building archive, telling the story of the Soane Museum’s care.
1pm to 2pm
 
Taking Care: Exploring the Building Archive at Sir John Soane’s Museum
Join this webinar to hear from speakers on how HS2 has a critical role in Britain's post pandemic recovery
2pm to 3pm
 
HS2: Getting Britain back to work
A talk about the history of ice-cream in 19th-century America.
5:30pm to 7pm
 
An influential figure in the UK’s musical and cultural life, Sir Nicholas Kenyon will be speaking on the role of arts and culture in the future of a thriving City.
6pm to 7pm
 
The Sir Thomas Gresham Annual Lecture
Architectural historian Neal Shasore discusses one of the most hotly contested debates of early twentieth-century London’s development: cross-river communication.
6:30pm to 7:30pm
 
Architecture School 2021 - Designs on Democracy
Sabine Hossenfelder explores the evidence for the theory that 80% of the matter in the Universe is 'dark'
7pm to 8:30pm
 
Is dark matter real?
Battersea riverside as depicted by the painter Whistler was grimily industrial. Today it is exclusively residential. What made it change?
7pm to :
 
Batterea's 'Palaces in the Night'

 

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
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
Rachid Koraïchi - Tears that Taste of the Sea
The exhibition presents a select sampling of Koraïchi’s works in different media created during this past year of global crisis.
Rachid Koraïchi - Tears that Taste of the Sea
12:30pm to 5:30pm
Clerkenwell
Closing soon Sat, 12th June
2021-04-13
2021-06-12
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
Sensing the Unseen - Step into Gossaert's 'Adoration'
This is an opportunity to not only stand in front of the painting but immerse yourself in its world and the artistry that built it.
Sensing the Unseen - Step into Gossaert's 'Adoration'
10am to 6pm
Trafalgar Square
Closing soon Sun, 13th June
2021-05-17
2021-06-13
An outdoor photo exhibition of historical photographs, prints and maps from football in London.
All Day
City of London
Closing soon Tue, 15th June
2021-06-01
2021-06-15
The Silk Road: A Living History
An open-air exhibition documenting the overland journey photographer Christopher Wilton-Steer undertook in 2019 following the historic trade route.
The Silk Road: A Living History
All Day
Kings Cross
Closing soon Wed, 16th June
2021-04-08
2021-06-16
Technicolour Dickens: The Living Image of Charles Dickens
This exhibition explores the power of the writer’s image, tracing his image through artist interpretations, radical rethinking in popular culture and new digital technologies and re-imaginings.
Technicolour Dickens: The Living Image of Charles Dickens
10am to 5pm
Clerkenwell
Closing soon Wed, 16th June
2021-05-19
2021-06-16
Crossorelle Roof Garden
An exhibition around the roof garden above the Elizabeth line station of large geometric coloured shapes.
Crossorelle Roof Garden
All Day
Poplar
Closing soon Sat, 19th June
2021-03-31
2021-06-19
The King’s Observatory
Explore the legacy of this amazing building and learn about the impact it had on the science we use today.
The King’s Observatory
11am to 5pm
Richmond
Closing soon Sat, 19th June
2021-05-18
2021-06-19

Exhibitions opening soon


What's on in London

Walking tours of London on Thursday 10th June 2021

Follow the trail left by monks and monarchs, press barons and literary giants along the highway and down its twisting alleyways.
 11am to 12:30pm
 
 City of London
2021-06-10
2021-06-10
A walk that explores the very heart of the City – the most historic part of the capital.
 11am to 1pm
 
 City of London
2021-06-10
2021-06-10
This Magical Mystery Tour is a chance to “Imagine” Beatlemania and the Swinging 60s.
 11am to 1pm
 
 Bloomsbury
2021-06-10
2021-06-10
A guided walk around Westminster and get to see the hidden and ever so picturesque Georgian back streets where all the political salons are
 2pm to 4pm
 
 Whitehall
2021-06-10
2021-06-10