Welcome to the ianVisits guide to free and cheap lectures, talks, heritage, walks and miscellany happening around London.


Top events in London Today

This lecture will give an introduction to regional styles, exploring how and why they differ.
2024-04-15
Starts at 6:30pm
 
Clerkenwell
Clerkenwell
Syd Moore turns her eye on this rather bizarre chapter of history, including the eclectic recruitment to the war effort, strange goings-on in Surrey and a ritual in the New Forest in 1940 to repel Hitler’s invasion of Britain.
2024-04-15
6:30pm to 8pm
 
Holborn
The Grand Illusion: Fighting the Nazis with the Occult
Holborn

 

Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

30 Years of The Wrong Trousers
An exhibition to mark the film's 30th anniversary.
30 Years of The Wrong Trousers
10:30am to 5:30pm
New Oxford Street
Closing soon Sun, 14th April
2023-09-12
2024-04-14
Cute
£18.50  
From emojis to internet memes, video games to plushie toys, food to loveable robotic design, cuteness has taken over our world.
Cute
10am to 6pm
Strand
Closing soon Sun, 14th April
2024-01-25
2024-04-14
Delight
£27.40  
A multimedia exhibition that combines visuals, sound, and augmented reality to animate the cultural heritage and spirit of South Korea's Seoul.
Delight
10am to 6pm
Southwark
Closing soon Sun, 14th April
2023-10-13
2024-04-14
The Derwent Art Prize invites artists around the world to enter the very best artworks created in pencil.
11am to 6pm
Southwark
Closing soon Sun, 14th April
2024-04-04
2024-04-14
El Anatsui: Behind the Red Moon
A monumental sculptural installation made of thousands of metal bottle tops and fragments.
El Anatsui: Behind the Red Moon
10am to 6pm
Southwark
Closing soon Sun, 14th April
2023-10-10
2024-04-14
Songs of Lamentation
A site-specific art installation exploring ritual and remembrance, death and loss by Bea Denton at the Grade-I listed Summer House, Charlton House & Gardens.
Songs of Lamentation
All Day
Charlton
Closing soon Sun, 14th April
2024-03-14
2024-04-14
Spies, Lies and Deception
Discover over 100 years of intrigue, deceit and real-life secret agents.
Spies, Lies and Deception
10am to 6pm
Southwark
Closing soon Sun, 14th April
2023-09-29
2024-04-14
Ainu Stories: Contemporary Lives by the Saru River
Experience Ainu culture as it exists today in this exploration of the contemporary lives of this indigenous people of northern Japan.
Ainu Stories: Contemporary Lives by the Saru River
10am to 8pm
Kensington
Closing soon Sun, 21st April
2024-01-02
2024-04-21
Mutual Friends: The Adventures of Charles Dickens & Wilkie Collins
The exhibitions explore one of the great - and most entertaining - literary friendships, tracing the shared work, travels, confidences and, above all, the bond of friendship between two men whose books remain loved the world over.
Mutual Friends: The Adventures of Charles Dickens & Wilkie Collins
10am to 5pm
Clerkenwell
Closing soon Sun, 21st April
2023-11-15
2024-04-21
The Glass Heart
This bold new exploration of glass in the UK brings together for the very first time rarely seen works from key UK collections, celebrating this remarkable material.
The Glass Heart
11am to 6pm
Strand
Closing soon Sun, 21st April
2024-01-27
2024-04-21

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