The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Friday 13th May.


Top events in London on Fri 13th May 2022

International event, of the top dolls house builders, miniature artisans & DIY suppliers attending.
All Day
 
Kensington
Dollshouse Festival

 

Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Gainsborough's Blue Boy
A once-in-a-century opportunity to see this iconic painting in the UK.
Gainsborough's Blue Boy
10am to 9pm
Trafalgar Square
Ends on Sun 15th May
2022-01-25
2022-05-15
Heath Robinson’s Children's Stories
The exhibition shows artwork from the children’s stories that Heath Robinson both wrote and illustrated.
Heath Robinson’s Children's Stories
11am to 4pm
Pinner
Ends on Sun 15th May
2022-01-15
2022-05-15
True is The Dream
The exhibition explores the photography of Derek D’Souza, who has captured glimpses of one of Britain’s most revered groups - and frontman Paul Weller - over 4 decades.
True is The Dream
9:30am to 5:30pm
Barbican
Ends on Mon 16th May
2022-01-14
2022-05-16
Whistler’s Woman in White: Joanna Hiffernan
Joanna Hiffernan’s relationship with Whistler ran deeper than artist and muse. In this exhibition explore her life and role as a friend, model, lover and collaborator.
Whistler’s Woman in White: Joanna Hiffernan
10am to 6pm
Picadilly
Ends on Sun 22nd May
2022-02-26
2022-05-22
Sweet Harmony: Radio, Rave & Waltham Forest, 1989-1994
Sweet Harmony looks at a significant five-year period in UK dance music history and the previously undocumented contribution that young people living and working in the London Borough of Waltham Forest made to it.
Sweet Harmony: Radio, Rave & Waltham Forest, 1989-1994
10am to 5pm
Walthamstow
Ends on Wed 25th May
2021-11-25
2022-05-25
Wildlife Photographer of the Year
Gaze through the lens of some of the world's best wildlife photographers and marvel at the beauty of our planet.
Wildlife Photographer of the Year
10am to 5:50pm
South Kensington
Ends on Sun 5th June
2021-10-15
2022-06-05
Ancient Greeks: Science and Wisdom
Step back through millennia and discover how this ancient civilization questioned, contemplated, and debated the natural world.
Ancient Greeks: Science and Wisdom
10am to 6pm
South Kensington
Ends on Sun 5th June
2021-11-17
2022-06-05
Hair: Untold Stories
This exhibition puts the substance before the style and unlocks the untold stories of hair.
Hair: Untold Stories
10am to 5:30pm
Forest Hill
Ends on Sun 19th June
2021-12-04
2022-06-19
Kyōsai: The Israel Goldman Collection
Kawanabe Kyōsai was one of the most exciting Japanese painters of the 19th century. Discover his work – some of which has never been seen before – in the first exhibition outside of Japan in nearly 30 years.
Kyōsai: The Israel Goldman Collection
10am to 6pm
Picadilly
Ends on Sun 19th June
2022-03-19
2022-06-19
Stephen Hawking at Work
Explore incredible objects, including some never seen by the public before, from Professor Stephen Hawking’s office in this new, free display.
Stephen Hawking at Work
10am to 6pm
South Kensington
Ends on Wed 22nd June
2022-02-10
2022-06-22

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What's on in London

Walking tours of London on Friday 13th May 2022

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
2022-05-13
2022-05-13
Discover more about this much-loved London hospital, whose history dates back nearly 900 years!
 2pm to 3:30pm
 
 Barbican
2022-05-13
2022-05-13