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
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
A summer weekend with street food, bars, funfair rides, stunts and shows, fireworks, and, a colourful array of hot air balloons.
11am to 9pm
The annual open day showcasing the best of Brompton Cemetery.
Starts at 11am
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Exhibitions Open Today & Closing Soon
Discover how ancient Greek sculpture inspired Rodin to set a radical new direction for modern art. ( )
Closing soon Sun, 29th Jul
Animatronic dinosaurs come to North Greenwich ( )
Closing soon Tue, 31st Jul
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
An outdoor exhibition of photographs, around the Kings Cross area of London, exploring the diversity of European Heritage.
Discover how graphic design has played a pivotal role in dictating and reacting to the major political moments of our times.
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.
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.
This exhibition charts the evolution of polemic and progressive print publications and celebrates the current diverse industry of innovative independent magazines.
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
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.
Exhibitions opening soon
(usually repeat most weeks)
Visit the second biggest Conservatory in London
Walking Tours of London
Discover the delightful, gardens of the City created from bomb sites of the Second World War.
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.
Explore London with one of our fantastic Doctor Who guides on this 2 ½ hour walking tour.
Join Henri for a fun and fascinating walking tour around London’s trendiest neighbourhood.
Tower Bridge Opening Times
10:45am Sailing Barge Lady Daphne Down river 04:15pm Sailing Barge Lady Daphne Up river 05:15pm Sailing Barge Lady Daphne Down river