What's on in London on Saturday 4th March 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 4th Mar 2017

Free

(Saturday, 4th Mar - 2pm to 5pm)
Monthly open day at one of London's more curious and delightful museums, devoted to the history of the sewing machine.  ()
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London Sewing Machine Museum Open Day

£10
Learn to make simple coil baskets from grasses.  ()
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 Natural Skills Programme - Traditional basket making

£4

(Saturday, 4th Mar - 11am to 3pm)
Visit one of the Geffrye's 18th-century almshouses which has been fully restored to its original condition.  ()
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Almshouse tours

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

£8

(Saturday, 4th Mar - 10am to 5pm)
Rembrant's Self-Portrait, Wearing a Feathered Bonnet is on display in London for the first time.

2017-03-04

Am I Rembrandt?

Free

(Saturday, 4th Mar - 10am to 5pm)
An exhibition of some of Sir John Soane’s Museum’s most beautiful and influential designs for Adam’s projects in London.

2017-03-04

Robert Adam's London

£13

(Saturday, 4th Mar - All Day)
A major exhibition celebrating the master hairstylist’s remarkable 40 year career, from the late 1970s to the current day.

2017-03-04

Hair by Sam McKnight

Free

(Saturday, 4th Mar - 10am to 6pm)
See the shortlisted proposals for Trafalgar Square's 2018 and 2020 Fourth Plinth commissions

2017-03-04

Fourth Plinth Shortlist Exhibition

Free

(Saturday, 4th Mar - 10am to 5pm)
From ceramics and sculpture, find out more about Ovid’s magical stories and their influence in the display and gallery trail.

2017-03-04
Free

(Saturday, 4th Mar - 11am to 6pm)
An exhibition that marks the 50th anniversary of the 1967 Sexual Offences Act which legalised homosexuality in the UK.

2017-03-04
£9
A special exhibition of original illustrations by John Kenney for the 1965 Ladybird life of Dickens.

2017-03-04

The Ladybird Life of Dickens: an illustrated adventure

£10.30

(Saturday, 4th Mar - All Day)
The first exhibition to focus on images of artists from within the Royal Collection.

2017-03-04

Portrait of the Artist

Free

(Saturday, 4th Mar - 10am to 4:30pm)
This exhibition examines why radical artists and writers were drawn to the hills, seaside and villages of Sussex in the first half of the 20th century.

2017-03-04

Sussex Modernism - Retreat and Rebellion

Free

(Saturday, 4th Mar - All Day)
Explore Chamberlin, Powell and Bon's endeavour to combine spaciousness with high density development.

2017-03-04

The Fantastic Barbican World

 

Regular Events on Sat 4th Mar 2017

(typically repeat most weeks)

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 4th Mar 2017

You will visit gardens and graves, meet doctors and dentists, lawyers and ladies of the night and even a cross dresser.
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.  ()
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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