What's on in London on Saturday 28th 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 in London on Sat 28th Jan 2017

£15

(Saturday, 28th Jan - 2:30pm to 4pm)
An afternoon of music, discussion and performance to celebrate the lesser-known life of P G Wodehouse.  ()
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P G Wodehouse: A Musical Celebration

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

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

(Saturday, 28th 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

(Saturday, 28th 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

(Saturday, 28th 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

(Saturday, 28th 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

(Saturday, 28th Jan - All Day)
Celebrate some of the most popular entertainments of Victorian times

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 Victorian Entertainments: There Will Be Fun

Free

(Saturday, 28th Jan - 11am to 7pm)
An exhibition of Soho's seedy adult art and film by the street artist, Shuby.

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This Is The Spot

Free

(Saturday, 28th 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

£7.50

(Saturday, 28th Jan - 10am to 5pm)
An opportunity to discover the work of 13 ceramicists in an exhibition spanning over 80 years of ceramic art.

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£4

(Saturday, 28th Jan - 10am to 4:30pm)
Material from the Laburnum Boat Club project has been redisplayed in this exhibition by London Canal Museum.

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Regular Events on Sat 28th Jan 2017

(typically repeat most weeks)

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
Take a 45 minute guided tour of this subterranean Roman archaeological site.  ()
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A guided tour around the historic Somerset House including the vaults under the main forecourt.  ()
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How much concrete was used? Why is it called ‘Barbican’? Why is the lake so green…?  ()
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Ah, film locations! Where the empheral image on the screen turns into reality! Underfoot and right before our very eyes  ()
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Walking Tours of London on Sat 28th Jan 2017

Ah, film locations! Where the empheral image on the screen turns into reality! Underfoot and right before our very eyes  ()
This walking tour covers iconic London from a new perspective, introducing guests to the history and surprisingly dynamic modern politics of the Public Toilet.  ()
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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