What's on in London on Sunday 29th 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 Sun 29th Jan 2017

Around 500 members of the King's Army of the English Civil War Society will march along The Mall.  ()
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Civil War Society Remembers the 'Horrid Murder' of King Charles I

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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

(Sunday, 29th 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, 29th 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, 29th 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, 29th 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, 29th 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
An opportunity to discover the work of 13 ceramicists in an exhibition spanning over 80 years of ceramic art.

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£4

(Sunday, 29th 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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£12
An exhibition showing how maps changed how we look at the world, from Beck's tube map to spy maps.

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Maps and the 20th Century: Drawing the Line

 

Regular Events on Sun 29th Jan 2017

(typically repeat most weeks)

Take a 45 minute guided tour of this subterranean Roman archaeological site.  ()
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On this tour Paul Talling, takes you on a walking tour around Hampstead showing you the sources of three of London's best known lost rivers - the Fleet, the Tyburn & the Westbourne and reading fro  ()
How much concrete was used? Why is it called ‘Barbican’? Why is the lake so green…?  ()
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Hackney's oldest building will be open to the public. Discover the history of the building and climb the 135 stairs for the best view of Hackney.  ()
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Walking Tours of London on Sun 29th 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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