The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Wednesday 29th May.


Top events in London on Wed 29th May 2024

A backstage tour in one of Newham’s iconic Grade 2 listed building.
2024-05-29
Starts at 3pm
 
Stratford
Stratford

Online events / webinars

Join historian and author, Damien Lewis discussing his latest book, SAS Great Escapes 3.
7:30pm to 8:30pm
 
SAS Great Escapes  with Damien Lewis
This talk will demonstrate Carroll’s influence on the Surrealists, explore the remarkable mind of the author
8pm to 9:30pm
 
Lewis Carroll and Surrealism - Mark Richards

 

Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Assignments 2024: The BPPA Exhibition
The British Press Photographers’ Association presents its annual ‘Assignments’ exhibition celebrating the best of press photography from its members.
Assignments 2024: The BPPA Exhibition
11am to 6pm
Southwark
Closing soon Sun, 2nd June
2024-05-24
2024-06-02
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
Closing soon 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
9:30am to 3:30pm
Pimlico
Closing soon 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
9:30am to 5:30pm
Hackney
Closing soon Sat, 1st June
2024-02-10
2024-06-01
The exhibition will feature paintings, drawings and sculpture by Oliver Enwonwu, as well as works by his father, the acclaimed pioneer African modernist artist, Ben Enwonwu.
10am to 5pm
St James
Closing soon Sat, 1st June
2024-05-21
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
Closing soon 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
Closing soon 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
Closing soon Sun, 2nd June
2024-02-01
2024-06-02
Bella Hoare | A Different Green
Bella Hoare’s solo exhibition 'A Different Green' showcases paintings that celebrate femininity and its relationship with the natural world.
Bella Hoare | A Different Green
11am to 6pm
Southwark
Closing soon Sun, 2nd June
2024-05-22
2024-06-02
anciful Figures turns visitors’ attention to ‘staffage’, the small human and animal figures in architectural drawings, which became increasingly popular during the eighteenth century.
10am to 5pm
Holborn
Closing soon Sun, 9th June
2024-03-22
2024-06-09

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