The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Sunday 13th June.


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Top events in London on Sun 13th Jun 2021

You may see up to 50 hot air balloons flying over Central London at sunrise this morning.
6am to 10am
 
CANCELLED - Hot air balloons to fly over central London
A special day for dogs (and owners) at Tower Bridge.
9:30am to 6pm
 
Southwark
VIPooch Day at Tower Bridge
An open day at the Victorian steam pumping station in Abbey Wood that was the final point in London's sewer network.
10am to 4pm
 
Abbey Wood
Crossness steam engine open day
Explore Eltham Palace's beautiful historic gardens this June with our annual celebration of horticultural heritage.
10am to 5:30pm
 
Eltham
 Blooming Gardens at Eltham Palace
A select group of artisanal vendors from several countries found along the historic Silk Road trading route will come together to form the Silk Road Bazaar.
11am to 6pm
 
Kings Cross
Silk Road Bazaar
A protest flotilla of boats will be on the River Lee between Walthamstow Marshes and Hackney Wick.
12pm to :
 
See a flotilla of boats in Hackney
Guided tours of one of London's few remaining windmills.
1pm to 4:30pm
 
Brixton
Restarting tours of the Brixton Windmill
Three very attractive gardens open in this small, elegant square of 1840s listed villas.
1pm to 5:30pm
 
Peckham
Visit a garden - Lyndhurst Square Garden Group (Peckham)
Chevening House is a grace and favour property usually used by the Foreign Secretary and generally not open to the public - but the gardens are open once a year.
2pm to 5pm
 
Peckham
Annual open day at Chevening House
Escape all signs of city life and unwind for an hour or two in this sprawling acre of calm.
2pm to 5pm
 
Blackheath
Visit a garden - 49 Lee Road (Blackheath)

Online events / webinars

Leonora Carrington's son discusses his new memoir about his mother with Viktor Wynd
8pm to 10pm
 
Leonora Carrington, my Mother - Gaby Weisz

 

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
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
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
An outdoor display or dog kennels, designed by architects - and the dogs are allowed to try them out.
10am to 6pm
Russell Square
Closing soon Fri, 18th June
2021-06-11
2021-06-18
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

Exhibitions opening soon


What's on in London

Walking tours of London on Sunday 13th 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
2021-06-13
2021-06-13
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
2021-06-13
2021-06-13
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
2021-06-13
2021-06-13
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
2021-06-13
2021-06-13
A guided walk around Shoreditch looking at the ever-changing street art.
 11am to 4pm
 
 City of London
2021-06-13
2021-06-13
This Magical Mystery Tour is a chance to “Imagine” Beatlemania and the Swinging 60s.
 11am to 1pm
 
 Bloomsbury
2021-06-13
2021-06-13
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
2021-06-13
2021-06-13
A guided walk around the City looking for old London.
 2:45pm to 4:45pm
 
 Barbican
2021-06-13
2021-06-13