What's on in London on Sunday 15th January 2017

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


Special Events

Surprisingly, there seems to be nothing special happening today. Sorry about that!

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Free

(Sunday, 15th Jan - 5pm to 6pm)
This exhibition shows off the winning photographs in the European Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2015 competition. (Closing soon Sun, 15th Jan)

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 European Wildlife Photographer of the Year

Free

(Sunday, 15th Jan - All Day)
Explore the impact of telegraphy on the artistic imagination and wider social consciousness in the 19th century. (Closing soon Sun, 22nd Jan)

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Victorians Decoded: Art and Telegraphy

Free

(Sunday, 15th Jan - All Day)
A hypnotic light display based on Islamic geometry in the main foyer of the Barbican. (Closing soon Wed, 25th Jan)

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Zarah Hussain: Numina

Free
A rare display of the British Museum’s collection of shadow theatre puppets from Southeast Asia. (Closing soon Sun, 29th Jan)

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Shadow puppet theatre from Indonesia, Malaysia, and Thailand

Free

(Sunday, 15th Jan - 12pm to 7pm)
The artwork used for the print elements in the Harry Potter movies displayed by the original artists.

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Harry Potter film artwork exhibition

Free

(Sunday, 15th Jan - 10am to 6pm)
Clay dug up from underneath London Bridge railway station has been handed to local potters to turn into artworks.

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The London Bridge Clay Project

Free

(Sunday, 15th Jan - 10am to 6pm)
This exhibition looks at the popular seasonal pastime of ice skating which, in London, dates back to at least the 12th century.

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Skating on Ice

Free

(Sunday, 15th Jan - 9am to 10pm)
An art and light installation made from materials recycled from a 2015 sculpture.

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Mise-en-abyme

Free
Celebrate some of the most popular entertainments of Victorian times

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 Victorian Entertainments: There Will Be Fun

Free

(Sunday, 15th Jan - 10:30am to 5:30pm)
A display of the best of the political cartoons published in the newspapers during 2016

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Britain's Best Political Cartoons 2016

 

Regular Events on Sun 15th Jan 2017

(typically repeat most weeks)

Take a 45 minute guided tour of this subterranean Roman archaeological site.  ()
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A guided walking tour of the lower part of the River Fleet's course, London's most well known lost river with Paul Talling, author of London's Lost Rivers
How much concrete was used? Why is it called ‘Barbican’? Why is the lake so green…?  ()
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Walking Tours of London on Sun 15th Jan 2017

Stephen Turner, the artist who occupied an egg-shaped wooden vessel for three years, opens his first exhibition about the project.  ()
London's waking nightmare of murder... He came silently out of the midnight shadows of August 31, 1888.  ()
 

Tower Bridge Opening Times

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Fri 9th Jun at 03:30pm


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