What's on in London on Sunday 19th February 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 19th Feb 2017


(Sunday, 19th Feb - Starts at 1:15pm)
A tour of one of Europe’s finest neo-classical interiors including areas not usually accessible to the public.  ()

Behind the scenes in the Chapel

The writing may just be on the wall not only for liberalism but also the associated blend of democracy.  ()

Is the writing on the wall for liberal democracy?

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon


(Sunday, 19th Feb - 12pm to 4pm)
This is an exhibition that displays talent from across the spectrum of British craftsmanship. (Closing soon Sat, 25th Feb)


Splendour - Art in Living Craftsmanship


(Sunday, 19th Feb - 10am to 5:50pm)
A display of botanical and zoological watercolours by natural history artists Franz and Ferdinand Bauer. (Closing soon Sun, 26th Feb)


 Images of Nature


(Sunday, 19th Feb - 10am to 4:30pm)
Material from the Laburnum Boat Club project has been redisplayed in this exhibition by London Canal Museum. (Closing soon Tue, 28th Feb)

An exhibition showing how maps changed how we look at the world, from Beck's tube map to spy maps. (Closing soon Wed, 1st Mar)


Maps and the 20th Century: Drawing the Line


(Sunday, 19th Feb - 10am to 5pm)
Rembrant's Self-Portrait, Wearing a Feathered Bonnet is on display in London for the first time. (Closing soon Sun, 5th Mar)


Am I Rembrandt?


(Sunday, 19th Feb - All Day)
A major exhibition celebrating the master hairstylist’s remarkable 40 year career, from the late 1970s to the current day.


Hair by Sam McKnight


(Sunday, 19th Feb - 11am to 4pm)
This exhibition shows 60 of the brothers’ original book and magazine illustrations, many seen in public for the first time.


The Brothers Robinson


(Sunday, 19th Feb - 10:30am to 5:30pm)
A display of the best of the political cartoons published in the newspapers during 2016


Britain's Best Political Cartoons 2016


(Sunday, 19th Feb - 10am to 5pm)
This exhibition sees Leighton’s most famous and celebrated work, Flaming June, return to the artist's house from Puerto Rico.


Flaming June: The Making of an Icon


(Sunday, 19th Feb - 11am to 6pm)
An exhibition that marks the 50th anniversary of the 1967 Sexual Offences Act which legalised homosexuality in the UK.



Regular Events on Sun 19th Feb 2017

(typically repeat most weeks)

Take a 45 minute guided tour of this subterranean Roman archaeological site.  ()
How much concrete was used? Why is it called ‘Barbican’? Why is the lake so green…?  ()

Walking Tours of London on Sun 19th Feb 2017

This 2.5 hour walking tour includes Doctor Who locations across London from the past 50 years.  ()
London's waking nightmare of murder... He came silently out of the midnight shadows of August 31, 1888.  ()

Tower Bridge Opening Times

07:30amMaintenance LiftUp river
08:00amMaintenance LiftDown river

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