The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Friday 31st May.


Top events in London on Fri 31st May 2024

Science writer and broadcaster Jules Howard examines the mind-bending journey that eggs have been on, from the coastlines of the Cambrian Period and Carboniferous coal forests, to the end of the age of dinosaurs when live-birthing mammals began their modern rise to power.
2024-05-31
6pm to 7pm
 
Euston
Jules Howard on Eggs, Evolution & The Story of Life
Euston
A special Soane Late which will take a closer look at the Museum's current exhibition Fanciful Figures.
2024-05-31
Starts at 6pm
 
Holborn
Soane Late: Curating Fanciful Figures
Holborn
The Natural History Museum is hosting a special one-off evening to celebrate the opening of its new exhibition, Birds: Brilliant and Bizarre.
2024-05-31
6:30pm to 9:30pm
 
South Kensington
 Family Flight Night
South Kensington

 

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

Exhibitions opening soon


What's on in London

Walking tours of London on Friday 31st May 2024

 11am to 12:30pm
 
 Strand
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