Things to do in London today

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


Special Events in London Today

The cemetery runs guided history and heritage walks every month throughout the summer.
 Starts at 12am
 
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Tour the City of London Cemetery and Crematorium

The Dean of Southwark, the Very Revd. Andrew Nunn, conducts a blessing of Crossbones Garden of Remembrance, followed by a performance and picnic for St Mary Magdalene Day.
 12:30pm to 5pm
 
 Southwark
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A summer weekend with street food, bars, funfair rides, stunts and shows, fireworks, and, a colourful array of hot air balloons.
 11am to 9pm
 
 Enfield Town
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The annual open day showcasing the best of Brompton Cemetery.
 Starts at 11am
 
 West Brompton
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Brompton Cemetery Open Day

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Exhibitions Open Today & Closing Soon

£17

(Sunday, 22nd Jul - 10am to 5:50pm)
Discover how ancient Greek sculpture inspired Rodin to set a radical new direction for modern art. (Closing soon Sun, 29th Jul)

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£25.50

(Sunday, 22nd Jul - All Day)
Animatronic dinosaurs come to North Greenwich (Closing soon Tue, 31st Jul)

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Dinosaurs In The Wild

Free

(Sunday, 22nd Jul - All Day)
Discover the links between the British Library and Karl Marx and his daughter Eleanor, through original documents from their work in the British Museum Reading Room (Closing soon Sun, 5th Aug)

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 Karl and Eleanor Marx

An outdoor exhibition of photographs, around the Kings Cross area of London, exploring the diversity of European Heritage.

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Another Europe, an outdoor exhibition of photographs around Kings Cross

£12

(Sunday, 22nd Jul - 10am to 6pm)
Discover how graphic design has played a pivotal role in dictating and reacting to the major political moments of our times.

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£6

(Sunday, 22nd Jul - 11am to 4pm)
A display of automata from the leading makers of the last 40 years, ranging from the humorous to the macabre and from the playful to the satirical.

2018-07-22

A Curious Turn: Moving, Mechanical Sculpture

Free

(Sunday, 22nd Jul - 11:30am to 6pm)
This collection of photographs taken in 2015 by architecture and design critic Oliver Wainwright offers the opportunity to step into one of the most restricted and enigmatic places on the planet Inside North Korea.

2018-07-22

Inside North Korea

Free

(Sunday, 22nd Jul - All Day)
This exhibition charts the evolution of polemic and progressive print publications and celebrates the current diverse industry of innovative independent magazines.

2018-07-22

Print! Tearing It Up

The exhibition focuses on the early, 'radical moment' of Postmodernism, which it reveals to be one of the most inventive periods in British architectural history

2018-07-22

The Return of the Past: Postmodernism in British Architecture

£14

(Sunday, 22nd Jul - 11am to 5pm)
This exhibition tells the story of Captain James Cook’s three world-changing voyages through original documents, many of which were produced by the artists, scientists and sailors on board the ships.

2018-07-22

The voyages of Captain James Cook

 More Exhibitions   Theatre Plays 

Exhibitions opening soon


 

Regular Events

(usually repeat most weeks)

Visit the second biggest Conservatory in London
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Walking Tours of London

Discover the delightful, gardens of the City created from bomb sites of the Second World War.  ()
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A 90-minute walking tour as you explore the Barbican and discover the fascinating history behind the building of the Centre and the surrounding estate.  ()
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Explore London with one of our fantastic Doctor Who guides on this 2 ½ hour walking tour.  ()
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Join Henri for a fun and fascinating walking tour around London’s trendiest neighbourhood.  ()
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Tower Bridge Opening Times

10:45amSailing Barge Lady DaphneDown river
04:15pmSailing Barge Lady DaphneUp river
05:15pmSailing Barge Lady DaphneDown river