The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Thursday 20th June.


Top events in London on Thu 20th Jun 2024

In this lecture, Will Palin, Chief Executive of Barts Heritage, will discuss the challenges and complexities of the project.
2024-06-20
11:30am to 12:45pm
 
Harley Street
Harley Street
In this lecture, Elizabeth Norton explores seven ages of Tudor woman, from childhood to old age.
2024-06-20
1pm to 2pm
 
Soho
Soho
An evening exploring the history of the Bank of England’s remarkable building.
2024-06-20
5pm to 8pm
 
City of London
Museum late: Architecture
City of London
The usually private gardens at The Charterhouse will be open for three evenings this summer.
2024-06-20
5:30pm to 8:30pm
 
Clerkenwell
Open evenings at the Charterhouse Gardens
Clerkenwell
This edition of Christie’s Lates is dedicated to celebrating the life and legacy of Dame Vivienne Westwood.
2024-06-20
6pm to 9pm
 
St James
Christie’s Lates | Radical Thinking: A Celebration of Vivienne Westwood
St James
This talk will focus on LPT Phase 2 and the 32.5km of tunnel and 8 shafts constructed as part of Package 2 “Tunnels and Shafts”.
2024-06-20
6pm to 7:30pm
 
Pimlico
Pimlico
This talk will explore the joint project of cultivating audiences and markets for modern design and architecture in Britain and how the pages of the magazines developed as a site for publicity and promotion.
2024-06-20
6:30pm to 8:30pm
 
Hampstead
The Architectural Review: promoting modernism
Hampstead
Panel discussion on the rescue of neglected places through adaptive reuse and transformation.
2024-06-20
7pm to 9pm
 
Kensington
Kensington
Join Stanfords with Jack Cornish and his new book The Lost Paths: A History of How We Walk from Here to There as we journey across Britain's millennia-old network of pathways and revealing key moments throughout our history.
2024-06-20
7pm to 8:30pm
 
Soho
The Lost Paths by Jack Cornish
Soho

Online events / webinars

Christopher Preston presents a gripping narrative of how some species are taking back vital, ecological roles.
6pm to :
 

 

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 8pm
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
Heath Robinson’s Illustrations for magazines, 1925 to 1936
The exhibition will include illustrations for stories by Richmal Crompton, J. B. Priestly & Gerald Bullett and John van Druten, an English playwright and theatre director.
Heath Robinson’s Illustrations for magazines, 1925 to 1936
11am to 4pm
Pinner
Closing soon Sun, 23rd June
2024-03-30
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 4pm
St James
Closing soon Mon, 24th June
2024-06-14
2024-06-24

Exhibitions opening soon


What's on in London

Walking tours of London on Thursday 20th June 2024

A Walk on the 200th anniversary of the birth of architect George Edmund Street from St Paul’s Herne Hill to St John the Divine Kennington via the Camberwell of his childhood.
 2pm to 5:30pm
 
 Herne Hill
2024-06-20
2024-06-20