The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Saturday 1st June.


Top events in London on Sat 1st Jun 2024

This exhibition marks the 30th anniversary of the ordination of 1200 women to the priesthood in the Church of England.
2024-06-01
10am to 5pm
 
Southwark
Southwark
A day with workshops, guided walks, wader wanging and just hanging out on this island of calm.
2024-06-01
11am to 3pm
 
Deptford
Sue Godfrey Nature Park 40th Anniversary Fete
Deptford
Monthly open day at one of London's more curious and delightful museums, devoted to the history of the sewing machine.
2024-06-01
2pm to 5pm
 
Tooting
London Sewing Machine Museum - monthly open day
Tooting
A guided tour of this remarkable post-war church.
2024-06-01
3pm to 3:45pm
 
Soho
Visit Notre Dame de France
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
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
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
10am to 5pm
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
Acts of Resistance: Photography, Feminisms and the Art of Protest
Photography has long been associated with acts of resistance. It is used to document action, share ideas, inspire change, tell stories, gather evidence and fight against injustice.
Acts of Resistance: Photography, Feminisms and the Art of Protest
11am to 6pm
Peckham
Closing soon Sun, 9th June
2024-03-08
2024-06-09

Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Saturday 1st June 2024

Tour inside one of London's greatest gothic buildings. Get an inside view of this gothic masterpiece; The St Pancras Hotel is seen by many as one of the finest example of neo gothic architecture. Assembled using Midland red brick it took five years to complete.
 All Day
 
 Camden
2024-06-01
2024-06-01

St Pancras Hotel Tour

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
2024-06-01
2024-06-01

Somerset House - Historical Highlights Tour

What's on in London

Walking tours of London on Saturday 1st June 2024

A walking tour exploring freedom and chaos, architecture and reform, through one of London’s most eclectic and intense urban districts.
 10:30am to 12:30pm
 
 Southwark
2024-06-01
2024-06-01
Join SAVE and Alec Forshaw, former head of design and conservation at Islington on a guided walking tour exploring Islington's vibrant streets, focusing on the transformative projects shaping the area around Angel.
 11am to 1pm
 
 Islington
2024-06-01
2024-06-01
A walking tour as part of the London Festival of Architecture exploring some of the history of housing in London
 2pm to 4:30pm
 
 Camden
2024-06-01
2024-06-01
A walk exploring White City's hidden history as London's go-to venue for exhibitions, entertainment, and the 1908 Olympic Games.
 2pm to 4pm
 
 Shepherds Bush
2024-06-01
2024-06-01