Things to do in London in June 2019

Home > What's on in London > 2019 > Jun 2019

Events in London in June 2019

The IanVisits guide to Junes unusual events, tours, lectures and exhibitions happening around London.


Top events in London tomorrow

Annual two-day Summer Showcase, a free festival of ideas for curious minds, featuring 15 interactive exhibits that bring the best new humanities and social sciences research to life.
 10am to 4pm
 
 St James
2019-06-21
2019-06-21
British Academy Summer Showcase 2019
Come along to a special after-hours view of the British Academy Summer Showcase. Alongside 15 interactive exhibits, enjoy spoken-word poetry, talks by Nikesh Shukla and Nikita Gill and more.
 6:30pm to 9pm
 
 St James
2019-06-21
2019-06-21
British Academy Summer Showcase Late
This lecture will focus on the period in the 1780s and 1790s when Ebenezer and Manoah worked together to produce a number of important astrological publications
 7pm to 9pm
 
 Bloomsbury
2019-06-21
2019-06-21
An after hours look into the palace’s striking interiors and award-winning grounds as you are entertained by a range of artistic and creative responses to the queer history of the palace
 7pm to 10pm
 
 Eltham
2019-06-21
2019-06-21
Queer Walls: Exploring LGBTQ History
In this enlightening and amusing talk, television presenter and author Dominic Sandbrook explores how the Cold War shaped Mrs Thatcher’s premiership.
 7:30pm to 9pm
 
 Richmond
2019-06-21
2019-06-21
Dominic Sandbrook: The Iron Curtain and the Iron Lady
Discover the secrets that lie behind, or rather underneath, the Charterhouse.
 10:30am to 12pm
 
 Clerkenwell
2019-06-21
2019-06-21
Crossrail and the Charterhouse Tour
This year’s Maurice Fraser annual lecture will take the form of a conversation between David Miliband and Professor Kevin Featherstone, followed by questions from the audience.
 12pm to 1:15pm
 
 Holborn
2019-06-21
2019-06-21

More London events on Friday 21st Jun

Top events in London on Saturday

A one-day event to celebrate and educate the public about Okinawa, a lesser-known region of Japan that’s over 1000 miles from Tokyo.
 10am to 6pm
 
 Whitechapel
2019-06-22
2019-06-22
There’ll be vintage fairground rides and side-shows, lots of not-from-the-high-street shopping with over 100 stalls including a craft marquee.
 11am to 6pm
 
 Richmond
2019-06-22
2019-06-22
Kew Fete at Kew Green
Traditional local fete in Denmark Hill.
 1pm to 6pm
 
 Camberwell
2019-06-22
2019-06-22
This coming Saturday will give you a chance to go on board a Royal Navy ship moored in Docklands for a look around.
 10am to 4pm
 
 Poplar
2019-06-22
2019-06-22
Tours of a Royal Navy ship
Twice a year, the island opens up to the public and the studios open their doors to visitors providing a unique opportunity to see inside a real working artist’s studio.
 11am to 6pm
 
 Twickenham
2019-06-22
2019-06-22
This tour of the chapel will take us back to the fascinating design and build of the chapel as well as its role as hospital chapel.
 12:30pm to 1pm
 
 Tottenham Court Road
2019-06-22
2019-06-22
Tour of the Fitzrovia Chapel
Take in family-friendly tour of the secret chapel and roof terrace with panoramic views of London.
 10am to 2pm
 
 Bethnal Green
2019-06-22
2019-06-22
Annual two-day Summer Showcase, a free festival of ideas for curious minds, featuring 15 interactive exhibits that bring the best new humanities and social sciences research to life.
 11am to 5pm
 
 St James
2019-06-22
2019-06-22
British Academy Summer Showcase 2019
To mark the 150th anniversary of the District line, a steam train will run along parts of the London Underground.
 11am to 5pm
 
2019-06-22
2019-06-22
See a steam train on the London Underground
Designed to encourage quiet meditation, it reflects, but is not copied from, such Zen gardens as that of the Temple of Ryoanji in Kyoto.
 2pm to 5pm
 
 Acton
2019-06-22
2019-06-22
Occasional opening of the Zen Garden at Japanese Temple

More London events on Saturday 22nd Jun

Top events in London on Sunday

Twice a year, the island opens up to the public and the studios open their doors to visitors providing a unique opportunity to see inside a real working artist’s studio.
 11am to 6pm
 
 Twickenham
2019-06-23
2019-06-23
Semi-regular days where they fire up a Victorian steam engine.
 12:30pm to 4:30pm
 
 South Tottenham
2019-06-23
2019-06-23
Open day at a Victorian steam pump
Take in family-friendly tour of the secret chapel and roof terrace with panoramic views of London.
 10am to 2pm
 
 Bethnal Green
2019-06-23
2019-06-23
To mark the 150th anniversary of the District line, a steam train will run along parts of the London Underground.
 11am to 5pm
 
2019-06-23
2019-06-23
See a steam train on the London Underground
Monthly tours of the City of London Cemetery & Crematorium
 Starts at 10am
 
 Manor Park
2019-06-23
2019-06-23
Cemetery heritage walks
 11am to 4pm
 
 Rush Green
2019-06-23
2019-06-23
The event will showcase 200 of some of the finest motors throughout history and will also feature live music and a range of food stalls.
 10am to 5pm
 
 Belgravia
2019-06-23
2019-06-23
Belgravia Classic Car Show 2019
Extensive bus displays, including rarely-seen early examples, and smaller displays of taxis, commercials & emergency vehicles.
 10am to 5pm
 
 Weybridge
2019-06-23
2019-06-23
London Bus Museum Summer Gathering
Designed to encourage quiet meditation, it reflects, but is not copied from, such Zen gardens as that of the Temple of Ryoanji in Kyoto.
 2pm to 5pm
 
 Acton
2019-06-23
2019-06-23
Occasional opening of the Zen Garden at Japanese Temple

More London events on Sunday 23rd Jun

Monday 24th Jun

A talk by an author of a book in the legal aspects of street art.
 6pm to 8pm
 
 Clerkenwell
2019-06-24
2019-06-24

More London events on Monday 24th Jun

Tuesday 25th Jun

Explore this RIBA award winning venue that combines The Salters' Company rich heritage with stunning brutalist architecture.
 12pm to 1:15pm
 
 Barbican
2019-06-25
2019-06-25
Salters’ Hall Tour
With talks from leading architects, engineers and contractors, the event will investigate how other countries design and build in timber.
 2pm to 5:30pm
 
 Euston
2019-06-25
2019-06-25
Timber: designing for the future

More London events on Tuesday 25th Jun

Wednesday 26th Jun

Hear more about how history, urban regeneration and changes in migration and tourist expectations shape the capital’s best known ethnic precinct.
 6:30pm to 7:30pm
 
 Soho
2019-06-26
2019-06-26
Chinatown: The Ultimate Global Brand?
Te Science Museum will be giving the Pride Jubilee the museum treatment in a special Sexuality Lates, produced in collaboration with Pride in London as part of this year's Pride Festival.
 6:45pm to 10pm
 
 South Kensington
2019-06-26
2019-06-26
This talk reflects on some uses of drawing in the nineteenth-century Europe, when images created passages between the Nile and the Seine.
 6:45pm to :
 
 Shoreditch
2019-06-26
2019-06-26
The Pen and the Chisel: Outlining Ancient Egypt for a Modern European Future

More London events on Wednesday 26th Jun

Thursday 27th Jun

An update on the proposals and the challenges and opportunities that are being pursued through the design process.
 6pm to 8pm
 
 Pimlico
2019-06-27
2019-06-27
The talk will be based on Simon Elliott's new book called Julius Caesar: Rome's Greatest Warlord, out through Casemate in June.
 6pm to 8pm
 
 City of London
2019-06-27
2019-06-27
Julius Caesar: Rome's Greatest Warlord
We are opening our Hyde Park Nursery doors to the public to offer visitors the opportunity to purchase plants and take a look at the hi-tech building.
 10am to 5pm
 
 Paddington
2019-06-27
2019-06-27
Celebrate the London sewer system, be amazed at his bridges, remember the embankments and visit his street designs.
 2pm to 3pm
 
 Clerkenwell
2019-06-27
2019-06-27
Joseph Bazalgette’s Birthday Party

More London events on Thursday 27th Jun

Friday 28th Jun

A weekend of events, tours and talks, all around the area's art galleries.
 tba
 
2019-06-28
2019-06-28
Mayfair Art Weekend
A UK wide initiative inviting care homes to open their doors to their local communities.
 All Day
 
2019-06-28
2019-06-28
Architectural tour of a former Magistrates' Court and Police Station that's been converted into a hotel.
 11am to 12pm
 
 Southwark
2019-06-28
2019-06-28
A Tour of The Dixon, Tower Bridge
The Great Exhibition Road Festival is a new three-day celebration of curiosity, discovery and exploration in South Kensington. Join us for a weekend that brings together science and the arts in a unique programme of creative workshops, talks, exhibitions and performances - all in the spirit of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert’s vision for the Great Exhibition, 200 years on from when they were born.
 5pm to 5pm
 
 South Kensington
2019-06-28
2019-06-28
The Great Exhibition Road Festival
A talk about the area’s history and redevelopment.
 6pm to 9:30pm
 
 Southwark
2019-06-28
2019-06-28
Butler’s Wharf; A talk about its beginnings, its transformation and its future
At this special event, a panel of experts explores the science claiming a correlation between art practice and mental wellbeing and asks, does mental angst create great art?
 Starts at 12am
 
 Russell Square
2019-06-28
2019-06-28

More London events on Friday 28th Jun

Top events in London on Sat 29th Jun 2019

Items of significant architectural interest will be on display revealing the buildings unique history.
 1pm to 5pm
 
 Bow
2019-06-29
2019-06-29
Gathered Relics
A weekend of events, tours and talks, all around the area's art galleries.
 tba
 
2019-06-29
2019-06-29
Mayfair Art Weekend
Twice a year, the island opens up to the public and the studios open their doors to visitors providing a unique opportunity to see inside a real working artist’s studio.
 11am to 6pm
 
 Twickenham
2019-06-29
2019-06-29
Annual local fete in Pimlico.
 12pm to 6pm
 
 Pimlico South
2019-06-29
2019-06-29
Rare breed sheep from London City Farms and beyond will flock onto the Isle of Dogs for two days of livestock shows, fresh produce and baking competitions, rural craft demonstrations, market stalls, Shetland pony photobooth, raffle and more.
 11am to 4pm
 
 Poplar
2019-06-29
2019-06-29
Mudchute Agricultural Show 2019
Visit the c.1397 Grade 2 listed ‘threshing’ barn, over 100ft x 40ft in size, with a fine crownpost roof.
 10:45am to 1pm
 
 Rickmansworth
2019-06-29
2019-06-29
The Great Exhibition Road Festival is a new three-day celebration of curiosity, discovery and exploration in South Kensington. Join us for a weekend that brings together science and the arts in a unique programme of creative workshops, talks, exhibitions and performances - all in the spirit of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert’s vision for the Great Exhibition, 200 years on from when they were born.
 11am to 5pm
 
 South Kensington
2019-06-29
2019-06-29
The Great Exhibition Road Festival
A one-day event to mark the 30th anniversary of the iconic Sundial Pillar and the momentous conservation efforts of the Seven Dials Trust.
 11am to 6pm
 
 Soho
2019-06-29
2019-06-29
Seven Dials - 30th anniversary festival
Monthly open day at a wood and nature reserve that's next to the railway at Forest Hill.
 1pm to 4pm
 
 Forest Hill
2019-06-29
2019-06-29
Monthly open day at the Dacres Wood nature reserve
Special low cost entry and events to mark the famous bridge's 125th anniversary
 4pm to 5pm
 
 Southwark
2019-06-29
2019-06-29
125 anniversary events at Tower Bridge
See historic vehicles and engineering collections, an array of signs and maps, as well as unusual and unexpected items from London’s rich transport past.
 Starts at 11am
 
 Acton
2019-06-29
2019-06-29
Monthly Depot Discovery tours
£15.00
An all day celebration of all things feline.
 10:30am to 10:30pm
 
 Beckenham
2019-06-29
2019-06-29
Cat Fest

More London events on Saturday 29th Jun

Sunday 30th Jun

Items of significant architectural interest will be on display revealing the buildings unique history.
 1pm to 5pm
 
 Bow
2019-06-30
2019-06-30
Gathered Relics
A weekend of events, tours and talks, all around the area's art galleries.
 tba
 
2019-06-30
2019-06-30
Mayfair Art Weekend
Village fete in the centre of London, with the famous waiters race and Police vs. Firemen tug of war.
 12pm to 6pm
 
 Soho
2019-06-30
2019-06-30
The Soho Village Fete
Classic/Vintage Cars. Motorbikes/Scooters. Military Vehicles.Vintage Bicycles. 40’s 50’s Jive & Swing Dancing and Music
 11am to 4pm
 
 Hampton
2019-06-30
2019-06-30
Hanworth Classic Cars Fair
Twice a year, the island opens up to the public and the studios open their doors to visitors providing a unique opportunity to see inside a real working artist’s studio.
 11am to 6pm
 
 Twickenham
2019-06-30
2019-06-30
Rare breed sheep from London City Farms and beyond will flock onto the Isle of Dogs for two days of livestock shows, fresh produce and baking competitions, rural craft demonstrations, market stalls, Shetland pony photobooth, raffle and more.
 11am to 4pm
 
 Poplar
2019-06-30
2019-06-30
Mudchute Agricultural Show 2019
The Great Exhibition Road Festival is a new three-day celebration of curiosity, discovery and exploration in South Kensington. Join us for a weekend that brings together science and the arts in a unique programme of creative workshops, talks, exhibitions and performances - all in the spirit of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert’s vision for the Great Exhibition, 200 years on from when they were born.
 5pm to 5pm
 
 South Kensington
2019-06-30
2019-06-30
The Great Exhibition Road Festival
Annual dragon boat races in docklands with landside fair for spectators.
 8:30am to 6pm
 
 Victoria Dock
2019-06-30
2019-06-30
 London Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival
Discover the history of the building and climb the 135 stairs for the best view of Hackney.
 2pm to 4:30pm
 
 Hackney
2019-06-30
2019-06-30
There will be a zip-wire running from the top of the One Canada Square skyscraper in Canary Wharf down to Westferry Circus.
 Starts at 12am
 
 Poplar
2019-06-30
2019-06-30
Zip wire from roof of Canary Wharf skyscraper
Monthly open day at a site of an important railway wildlife reserve.
 1pm to 5pm
 
 Forest Hill
2019-06-30
2019-06-30
Special low cost entry and events to mark the famous bridge's 125th anniversary
 4pm to 5pm
 
 Southwark
2019-06-30
2019-06-30
125 anniversary events at Tower Bridge
A monthly open day at a quirky transport museum housed in an old water pumping building.
 10am to 4pm
 
 Enfield Town
2019-06-30
2019-06-30
Monthly open day at a Transport Museum

More London events on Sunday 30th Jun

Home > What's on in London > 2019 > Jun 2019