An alternative guide to what's on in London

Welcome to the IanVisits guide to lectures, talks, heritage events, organised walks and other random miscellany happening around London.


One-Off Events Happening Today

This year will be the 60th Anniversary of RM1 entering passenger service.
2016-02-07
A collection of Fairground Organs on display and performing for the audience.
2016-02-07
A number of Mosques across London will have a public open day to show off what goes on inside.
2016-02-07

 

Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Waterloo station is playing host to the Landscape Photographer of the Year Awards exhibition (Ending Soon Sun, 7th Feb)

2016-02-07
This extensive new exhibition surveys their careers and extraordinary work at the Eames Office. (Ending Soon Sun, 14th Feb)

2016-02-07
A display exploring the fascinating work of Charles Jamrach, one of Victorian London's leading exotic animals dealers.  (Ending Soon Sun, 21st Feb)

2016-02-07
'Tibet’s Secret Temple’ explores Tibetan Buddhist yogic and meditational practice and their connections to physical and mental wellbeing. (Ends on Sun, 28th Feb)

2016-02-07
Exhibition about how Churchill’s fascination with science led to the scientific achievements that helped Britain win the Second World War. (Ends on Tue, 1st Mar)

2016-02-07
A collection of mesmerising Natural History images by artist Jim Naughten, brought to three-dimensional life through stereoscopic photography. (Ends on Sun, 6th Mar)

2016-02-07
Discover the dramatic story of how Russia turned the dream of space travel into a reality and became the first nation to explore space. (Ends on Sun, 13th Mar)

2016-02-07
An exhibition of around 200 objects from the world of Stuart London, from the execution of Charles I to the Glorious Revolution.  (Ends on Mon, 28th Mar)

2016-02-07
See one of only six “authenticated” examples of Shakespeare’s signature. (Ends on Thu, 31st Mar)

2016-02-07
The exhibition will focus on 13 vitrines filled with everyday objects related to the book/film of the same name. (Ends on Sun, 3rd Apr)

2016-02-07

Regular Events on Today

(typically repeat each week)

Regular guided tours around Rotherhithe including a climb down into the Brunel shaft above a railway tunnel.. ( )
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Walking Tours of London

Regular guided tours around Rotherhithe including a climb down into the Brunel shaft above a railway tunnel.. ( )
See the many places connected to Dickens's life and work in Barnet, Finchley, Highgate, Hampstead and Hendon,  ( )