Welcome to the IanVisits guide to lectures, talks, heritage events, organised walks and other random miscellany happening around London.
|Event is free of charge (sometimes a donation is appreciated)|
Special Events in London on Tue, 30th Oct 2012
|10:00 AM||Go Batty for Bats (Kensington)|
|Learn about these nocturnal creatures and make a cosy bat box for one of the many different species that live in London.
|6:00 PM||Last Tuesdays (Regent Street)|
|Monthly open evening at the HQ of the UK's architecture group with talks and tours throughout the evening.
|6:00 PM||The Great Pox (Barbican)|
|A talk about the history of 'the pox' from its arrival in Europe in the 15th century.|
|7:00 PM||The Roundel: 100 Artists Remake a London Icon (South Kensington)|
|At this event, Jonathan Glancey will chair a discussion concerning the themes surrounding the publication of this new book.
Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon
|9:00 AM||ILUZJON - The Polish Poster Movie Show|
|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)|
|1:00 PM||Addressing the Need: The Graphic Design of the Eames Office (Ealing)|
|An exhibition about America’s iconic 20th century design couple - Charles and Ray Eames. (Ending Soon! Sat, 3rd Nov)|
|12:00 PM||The Brewer’s Art: a history of brewing in chiswick (Chiswick)|
|This exhibition will look at the history of brewing in chiswick, (Ending Soon! Sun, 11th Nov)|
|12:00 PM||Akihisa Hirata: Tangling (Southwark)|
|Over a hundred study models and conceptual sketches will be presented on and within the structure, as well as an interview with the architect (Ending Soon! Sat, 17th Nov)|
|All Day||Dickens and Music (Camden)|
|An exhibition about Charles Dickens little known interest in music composition. (Ending Soon! Thu, 20th Dec)|
|10:00 AM||Kathakali - An exhibition (Ilford)|
|This exhibition explores the world of Kathakali, the male classical dance drama from Kerala, South India. (Ending Soon! Sat, 22nd Dec)|
|9:00 AM||Museum and Gardens of the Royal College of Physicians (Camden)|
|Visit our Museum, Medicinal Garden and free exhibition ‘Curious anatomys: an extraordinary story of dissection and discovery’. (Ending Soon! Mon, 31st Dec)|
|10:00 AM||Giving our Past a Future: The Work of The World Monuments Fund, Britain (Holborn)|
|An exhibition of a selection of completed and ongoing projects by the The World Monuments Fund (Ending Soon! Sat, 26th Jan)|
|10:00 AM||100 Years of Street Architecture (Picadilly)|
|This exhibition takes Piccadilly as its focus to explore how architects create memorable and compelling street architecture. (Ending Soon! Sun, 27th Jan)|
Regular Events on Tuesday, 30th October 2012
(typically repeat each week)
|2:00 PM||Tour of Mansion House|
|Weekly tours of the splendour of the home of the Lord Mayor of London
(Cost: £6 (concessions £4))
|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)
Walking Tours on Tuesday, 30th October 2012
|Weekly tours of the splendour of the home of the Lord Mayor of London(£6 (concessions £4))|
|A ghostly, ghoulish guided walk through High Barnet and Monken Hadley, the second most haunted village in England.(£7, under 12s £3)|