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

Free
Joshua B. Freeman will discuss the history of the large-scale factory as a physical presence and economic and social institution  ()
2018-05-21
2018-05-21

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Exhibitions Open Today & Closing Soon

Free

(Monday, 21st May - 10am to 6pm)
The only known self-portraits by Spanish master Murillo, reunited for the first time in over three hundred years. (Closing soon Mon, 21st May)

2018-05-21

Murillo: The Self Portraits

£13.50
Touching on themes of countercultures, subcultures and minorities of all kinds, the show features the work of 20 photographers from the 1950s to the present day. (Closing soon Sun, 27th May)

2018-05-21

 Another Kind of Life Photography on the Margins

Free

(Monday, 21st May - 10am to 6pm)
Explore still life through the lens of Tacita Dean, one of the genre's leading contemporary practitioners  (Closing soon Mon, 28th May)

2018-05-21

Tacita Dean: Still Life

Learn about global efforts made after the Holocaust to find Zuzana Knobloch and millions of others like her. (Closing soon Wed, 30th May)

2018-05-21

Fate Unknown: The Search for the Missing after the Holocaust

Free

(Monday, 21st May - 10am to 6pm)
This exhibition commemorates the centenary of this momentous battle and the huge medical and human impact of wounding during and beyond the First World War. (Closing soon Thu, 31st May)

2018-05-21

Wounded: Conflict, Casualties and Care

Photographs have been selected to illustrate the impact, diversity and quality of work by AOP members since 1968. (Closing soon Fri, 1st Jun)

2018-05-21

AOP50: 50 Years of the Association of Photographers

Free

(Monday, 21st May - 8am to 5pm)
A typography based exhibition featuring new works from 6 artists who have a long connection with letters in various forms and colours.

2018-05-21

Just Type

Free

(Monday, 21st May - 11am to 7pm)
This group exhibition brings together artworks by seven international artists that address how our world might look and feel in the future.

2018-05-21

Adapt to Survive: Notes from the Future

£12.50

(Monday, 21st May - 10am to 5:50pm)
Explore the world's best nature photography, highlighting the incredible range of life on Earth.

2018-05-21

Wildlife Photographer of the Year

This exhibition places William Harvey where he truly belongs: at the heart of the history of medicine, science and our modern understanding of the human body and life itself.

2018-05-21

Ceaseless motion: William Harvey’s experiments in circulation

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Walking Tours of London

As 2018 marks the 100th Anniversary of the Armistice of 1918, we have a month of guided walks to commemorate the lives of the City men and women who went off to the Great War.
2018-05-21
Let "Mike the Mod" share his first-hand knowledge of the history of contemporary music in Camden   ()
2018-05-21
 

Tower Bridge Opening Times

09:00amSailing Barge ArdwinaUp river
04:45pmSailing Barge ArdwinaDown river
05:00pmPaddles Steamer Dixie QueenUp river
06:00pmPaddles Steamer Dixie QueenDown river
08:45pmPaddles Steamer Dixie QueenUp river
09:45pmPaddles Steamer Dixie QueenDown river
05:00pmPaddle Steamer Dixie QueenUp river
06:00pmPaddle Steamer Dixie QueenDown river
08:45pmPaddle Steamer Dixie QueenUp river
09:45pmPaddle Steamer Dixie QueenDown river