What's on in London on Wednesday 15th 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 Wed 15th Mar 2017

Dr Bettany Hughes will talk about her epic new biography, taking us on a dazzling historical journey through the many incarnations of one of the world’s greatest cities.  ()
2017-03-15
2017-03-15

A conversation with Bettany Hughes, author of 'Istanbul: A Tale of Three Cities'

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Free

(Wednesday, 15th Mar - 9:30am to 5pm)
Isabelle Émilie de Tessier was a London actress, cartoonist and illustrator who worked under the pseudonym 'Marie Duval'. This exhibition at Guildhall Library is the first one dedicated solely to Duval's work as a nineteenth century pioneer of the art of comics.

2017-03-15
Free

(Wednesday, 15th Mar - 10:30am to 5pm)
An exhibition of traditional embroidered textiles from the lands of the Indus, Afghanistan, the Near East and Central Asia.

2017-03-15

 Embroidered Tales and Woven Dreams

Free

(Wednesday, 15th Mar - 10am to 6pm)
See the shortlisted proposals for Trafalgar Square's 2018 and 2020 Fourth Plinth commissions

2017-03-15

Fourth Plinth Shortlist Exhibition

Free

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

2017-03-15

Free

(Wednesday, 15th Mar - 9:30am to 7:30pm)
Photographer Eugenio Grosso takes you on a photographic journey through time from the foundation of London to the present.

2017-03-15
£12

(Wednesday, 15th Mar - 10am to 5pm)
This exhibition sees Leighton’s most famous and celebrated work, Flaming June, return to the artist's house from Puerto Rico.

2017-03-15

Flaming June: The Making of an Icon

Free

(Wednesday, 15th Mar - 10am to 5pm)
The Library and Museum’s latest exhibition marks the centenary of the opening of the Royal Masonic Hospital.

2017-03-15

Healing Through Kindness

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

2017-03-15

The Ladybird Life of Dickens: an illustrated adventure

£18

(Wednesday, 15th Mar - 10am to 6pm)
This exhibition explores one of the most momentous periods in modern world history through the lens of its groundbreaking art.

2017-03-15

Revolution: Russian Art 1917–1932

Free

(Wednesday, 15th Mar - 11am to 8pm)
An immersive multi-channel video installation, created by conceptual documentary photographer and Deutsche Börse Photography Prize winner Richard Mosse

2017-03-15

Richard Mosse - Incoming

 

Walking Tours of London on Wed 15th Mar 2017

Join civic pageantry expert Professor Tracey Hill as we trace the route of the Royal Entry on its 413th anniversary, from the Tower of London to Fleet Street.  ()
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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