The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Wednesday 19th June.


Top events in London on Wed 19th Jun 2024

A talk exploring the history of this Victorian prison with Stewart McLaughlin, curator of Wandsworth Prison Museum.
2024-06-19
5:30pm to 7pm
 
Clerkenwell
Clerkenwell
An illustrated talk exploring the achievements of the Red Vienna housing programme in the 1920s.
2024-06-19
6pm to 7:30pm
 
City of London
Red Vienna: Housing Imagined
City of London
In an era supposedly characterised by shorter attention spans, and greater competition for that attention, what space is left for the public lecture and what is its purpose?
2024-06-19
6pm to 7pm
 
Holborn
Holborn
How do we celebrate a park’s heritage whilst responding to the evolving needs of local communities, ecosystems, and the urban context?
2024-06-19
6:30pm to 8pm
 
Upper Norwood
Upper Norwood
Waterstones Piccadilly, formerly Simpson’s department store, is just one of the buildings featured in London’s Lost Department Stores.
2024-06-19
Starts at 6:30pm
 
Picadilly
Tessa Boase in conversation at Waterstones Piccadilly
Picadilly

 

Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Jonathan Yeo's Portrait of Charles III
A chance to see the very red portrait of King Charles III that was recently unveiled.
Jonathan Yeo's Portrait of Charles III
9:30am to 6pm
St James
Closing soon Fri, 21st June
2024-05-16
2024-06-21
Making More Mischief: Folk Costume in Britain
An exhibition of costumes inspired by Englands's many folk traditions.
Making More Mischief: Folk Costume in Britain
10am to 5pm
Olympic Park
Closing soon Sat, 22nd June
2024-04-09
2024-06-22
This exhibition presents the emergence of Indian modern art as a quest for cultural independence.
10:30am to 5pm
Euston
Closing soon Sat, 22nd June
2024-04-11
2024-06-22
Shark Smiles and Sunflowers
Danish artist, Anders Scrmn Meisner, presents a playful new series of paintings that explore the emotional value of objects and the power of visual storytelling.
Shark Smiles and Sunflowers
11am to 6pm
Wandsworth
Closing soon Sat, 22nd June
2024-05-24
2024-06-22
Silver in the Fast Lane - 40 Years of Fox Silver
A retrospective to celebrate the work of Fox Silver at Goldsmiths’ Hall this summer.
Silver in the Fast Lane - 40 Years of Fox Silver
10am to 3pm
City of London
Closing soon Sat, 22nd June
2024-06-10
2024-06-22
Legion life in the Roman army
This exhibition transports you across the Roman Empire through the life and service of a real Roman soldier, Claudius Terentianus, from enlistment and campaigns to enforcing occupation and then finally retirement.
Legion life in the Roman army
10am to 5pm
Russell Square
Closing soon Sun, 23rd June
2024-02-01
2024-06-23
Art Now Zeinab Saleh
An exhibition of delicate and intimate paintings and drawings from Kenyan-born, London-based artist Zeinab Saleh.
Art Now Zeinab Saleh
10am to 6pm
Pimlico
Closing soon Sun, 23rd June
2024-01-19
2024-06-23
An exhibition from photographer Rankin, Back in the Dazed highlights one photographer and one magazine, across one memorable decade.
12pm to 7pm
Strand
Closing soon Sun, 23rd June
2024-05-29
2024-06-23
Pre-sale exhibition of Vivienne Westwood clothes and collections
Christie’s has been entrusted with selling Vivienne Westwood's estate, and ahead of the sale, many of the items will be displayed in the auction house.
Pre-sale exhibition of Vivienne Westwood clothes and collections
11am to 5pm
St James
Closing soon Mon, 24th June
2024-06-14
2024-06-24
Robinson explores the ancient myth of Mithras through an immersive space, evocative of the initiation ceremonies thought to have been held in the Temple.
12:30pm to 6pm
City of London
Ends on Sat 29th June
2024-02-01
2024-06-29

Exhibitions opening soon


What's on in London

Walking tours of London on Wednesday 19th June 2024

 11am to 12pm
 
 South Kensington
2024-06-19
2024-06-19