The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Friday 18th June.


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Top events in London on Fri 18th Jun 2021

See how stonework is restoring Marble Hill House, and get some hands-on stone carving experience.
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Twickenham
Conservation on the Road: Stone Shaping
Explore Henry VIII’s home + Luxury shopping + Hand-crafted gifting + Artisan producers + Street food + Pop-up bars + Vintage tunes + Traditional fête games + Workshops.
All Day
 
East Molesey
Artisan Festival
A one acre garden restored to its original 1920s design.
5:30pm to 9pm
 
Tadworth
Visit a garden - Shieling (Kingswood)

Online events / webinars

Professor Brendan Simms examines the story and legacy of the men of the King’s German Legion who turned the tide at the Battle of Waterloo.
12pm to :
 
The Men Who Decided Waterloo
In this event, Vicky Iglikowski-Broad from The National Archives and Stefan Dickers from Bishopsgate will explore the different strengths of their collections, to reflect on how they can be used together to build a fuller picture of LGBTQ+ lives.
2pm to 3pm
 
LGBTQ+ archive collections: different perspectives
Let Dr Emma J Wells take you through some of the hidden messages and risqué symbols to be found in parish churches.
6:30pm to 7:30pm
 
Uncovering the naughty bits of the medieval parish church

 

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 9pm
Trafalgar Square
Closing soon Sun, 30th August
2021-05-21
2020-08-30
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
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
Suspect Objects Suspect Subjects
Suspect Objects Suspect Subjects is a collection of works which questions, highlights and responds to the victimising of Muslim communities in the UK and around the world.
Suspect Objects Suspect Subjects
11am to 5pm
Euston
Closing soon Sat, 19th June
2021-05-23
2021-06-19
Made in Brunel: Above the Fold
Made in Brunel showcases Brunel’s design talent every year. Join this year’s brand, ‘Above The Fold’ as they promote their students work.
Made in Brunel: Above the Fold
11am to 6pm
Southwark
Closing soon Sun, 20th June
2021-06-17
2021-06-20
Opium, Silk and the Missionaries in China retells one of the largely forgotten histories between Britain and China in the 19th Century.
11am to 5pm
Euston
Closing soon Sat, 26th June
2021-05-18
2021-06-26
London Design Biennale
Global gathering of designers with installations and presentations across Somerset House.
London Design Biennale
11am to 8:30pm
Strand
Closing soon Sun, 27th June
2021-06-01
2021-06-27
An affordable art fair is to take over a large number of commercial advertising displays across East London for a fortnight.
All Day
Strand
Closing soon Sun, 27th June
2021-06-14
2021-06-27
Do you remember how perfect everything was?
Zoe Zenghelis’ paintings are inspired by metropolitan structure, landform, and abstract tectonics.
Do you remember how perfect everything was?
10am to 6pm
Russell Square
Closing soon Wed, 30th June
2021-05-21
2021-06-30

Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Friday 18th June 2021

Learn about the history and future of the Square Mile with this fascinating architectural model.
 12:30pm to 1pm
 
 City of London
2021-06-18
2021-06-18

Fridays: City of London Model Talk

What's on in London

Walking tours of London on Friday 18th June 2021

Are you ready to learn about London’s grim and gruesome past? Then join us on a tour that tells the tale of crime and punishment, executions and excess.
 11am to 12:30pm
 
 City of London
2021-06-18
2021-06-18
Discover more about this much-loved London hospital, whose history dates back nearly 900 years!
 2pm to 3:30pm
 
 Barbican
2021-06-18
2021-06-18