The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Saturday 25th May.


Top events in London on Sat 25th May 2024

Late in the afternoon of the last day of the Chelsea Flower Show, many of the exhibitors sell off their plants to the visitors.
2024-05-25
Starts at 4pm
 
Sloane Square
Watch as people carry plants home from the Chelsea Flower Show
Sloane Square

 

Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

From the Caribbean to Coventry - Plotting the Rise of Two Tone
An exhibition for the fans by the fans going some way to explain not just what 2Tone is but why and how we got there.
From the Caribbean to Coventry - Plotting the Rise of Two Tone
9:30am to 4pm
Barbican
Ends on Sat 25th May
2024-01-12
2024-05-25
Unravel the Power and Politics of Textiles in Art
Using textiles, fibre and thread, 50 international artists challenge power structures and reimagine the world in this major group exhibition.
Unravel the Power and Politics of Textiles in Art
10am to 5pm
Barbican
Ends on Sun 26th May
2024-01-13
2024-05-26
Frank Auerbach: The Charcoal Heads
A group of hauntingly beautiful, large-scale portrait heads in charcoal by Frank Auerbach - considered some of his early masterpieces – are being presented together for the first time.
Frank Auerbach: The Charcoal Heads
10am to 6pm
Strand
Ends on Mon 27th May
2024-02-09
2024-05-27
Chelsea and Belgravia in Bloom
During the week of the Chelsea Flower Show, loads of shops and streets around Chelsea and Belgravia become a free floral show all of their own.
Chelsea and Belgravia in Bloom
All Day
Strand
Ends on Tue 28th May
2024-05-22
2024-05-28
Celebrate the centenary of the publication of Freud’s famous work The Ego and the Id with an interactive mini-exhibition exploring visual metaphors behind the id, ego and superego.
10:30am to 5pm
Hampstead
Ends on Fri 31st May
2023-11-01
2024-05-31
Notre Dame de Paris, The Augmented Exhibition
A virtual reality tour around the French cathedral, Dame de Paris telling its history right up to the recent devastating fire.
Notre Dame de Paris, The Augmented Exhibition
9am to 3pm
Pimlico
Ends on Sat 1st June
2024-02-07
2024-06-01
Celebrating Hackney’s Adventure Playgrounds
This exhibition features personal stories, photographs and objects from from the 1950s to the present day.
Celebrating Hackney’s Adventure Playgrounds
10am to 5pm
Hackney
Ends on Sat 1st June
2024-02-10
2024-06-01
Skateboard
£18  
The first major UK exhibition to map the design evolution of the skateboard from the 1950s to today – a story of design, daring and disobedience.
Skateboard
10am to 6pm
Kensington
Ends on Sun 2nd June
2023-10-20
2024-06-02
 Set to Stun: Designing & Filming Sci-Fi in West London
An exhibition about the west London hive of workshops and design studios that fed into some of the country’s most iconic Sci-Fi films and TV shows.
 Set to Stun: Designing & Filming Sci-Fi in West London
10am to 4:30pm
Ealing
Ends on Sun 2nd June
2023-10-20
2024-06-02
 Zimingzhong 凝时聚珍: Clockwork Treasures from China’s Forbidden City
Turn back the hands of time and discover a beautiful exhibition of mechanical marvels.
 Zimingzhong 凝时聚珍: Clockwork Treasures from China’s Forbidden City
10am to 6pm
South Kensington
Ends on Sun 2nd June
2024-02-01
2024-06-02

Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Saturday 25th May 2024

Tours last about an hour and fifteen minutes and includes a short walk to set our local context. Tickets cost £12, with discounts for Friends and students.
 10am to 11:30am
 
 Stockwell
2024-05-25
2024-05-25

Guided Tour Of Van Gogh House London

Have you ever wondered what Somerset House was built for and what has taken place within this Grade 1 listed building over the years?
 12pm to 1pm
 
 Strand
2024-05-25
2024-05-25

Somerset House - Historical Highlights Tour

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