The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Thursday 30th May.


Top events in London on Thu 30th May 2024

A note that the Silver Wind cruise ship will pass through Tower Bridge this morning.
2024-05-30
7:45am to 8am
 
Southwark
Southwark
This lecture considers the role of experts in contributing to public debate in a democracy, bringing Aristotle's work on rhetoric to bear on norms for expert communication and public debate.
2024-05-30
6pm to 7pm
 
Holborn
Holborn
A double bill featuring the missing movie houses of the metropolis - east and west.
2024-05-30
7pm to 9pm
 
Clerkenwell
The Lost Cinemas of London
Clerkenwell
From bestselling author of A History of the World According to Sheep comes a deeply fascinating exploration of a fast-vanishing way of life as Coulthard chronicles the countryside through tools, toys, domestic objects and more.
2024-05-30
7pm to 8:30pm
 
Soho
A Brief History of the Countryside in 100 Objects By Sally Coulthard
Soho

 

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 8pm
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

Exhibitions opening soon


What's on in London

Walking tours of London on Thursday 30th May 2024

 6:30am to 8am
 
 Barbican
2024-05-30
2024-05-30