Welcome to the IanVisits guide to lectures, talks, heritage events, organised walks and other random miscellany happening around London today.
|Event is free of charge (sometimes a donation is appreciated)|
|6:30 PM||An evening of conversation with BBC’s Robert Elms and the authors of the new book Underground - How the Tube shaped London (Covent Garden)|
|During the event, Robert and the authors will discuss some of the more notable moments in the history of the Tube.
|7:30 PM||The Animated Atomic (Camden)|
|This talk explores how the paradoxical realm of the atomic was ‘materialised’ on TV during the Cold War.|
|6:30 PM||Guided tours of the London Library|
|Discover the world’s largest independent lending library, steeped in history and housing a fascinating and varied collection.|
|7:30 PM||Halloween Ghost Walk (Arkley)|
|A ghostly, ghoulish guided walk through High Barnet and Monken Hadley, the second most haunted village in England.
(Cost: £7, under 12s £3)
|ILUZJON - The Polish Poster Movie Show|
|9:00 AM||Iluzjon is an exhibition that showcases the very best of Polish ﬁlm and theatre posters from the 1960s and 1970s (Ending Soon! Tue, 30th Oct)|
|Dickens and Music (Camden)|
|All Day||An exhibition about Charles Dickens little known interest in music composition. (Ends on Thu, 20th Dec)|
|Game, Set and Lodge: Freemasons and Sport (Aldwych)|
|10:00 AM||An exhibition about famous sportsmen who were also Freemasons (Ends on Fri, 21st Dec)|
|Museum and Gardens of the Royal College of Physicians (Camden)|
|9:00 AM||Visit our Museum, Medicinal Garden and free exhibition ‘Curious anatomys: an extraordinary story of dissection and discovery’. (Ends on Mon, 31st Dec)|
|100 Years of Street Architecture (Picadilly)|
|10:00 AM||This exhibition takes Piccadilly as its focus to explore how architects create memorable and compelling street architecture. (Ends on Sun, 27th Jan)|
Location Map for Today's Events
Note: only lists venues with fixed locations - not guided walks unless a start point is known.