What's on in London on Sunday 26th 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 Sun 26th Mar 2017


(Sunday, 26th Mar - 2pm to 5pm)
Guided tours of the last surviving windmill in inner London  ()

(Sunday, 26th Mar - 10am to 4:30pm)
Over 40 hand-picked layouts from around the globe on display, for all railway enthusiasts  ()

The London Festival of Railway Modelling


(Sunday, 26th Mar - 2:30pm to 3:45pm)
Join the book authors as they bring you their favourite architectural treasures in Whitechapel from social housing to contemporary steel and glass.  ()

Whitechapel in 50 Buildings

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon


(Sunday, 26th Mar - 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, 26th Mar - 10:30am to 5:30pm)
A display of the best of the political cartoons published in the newspapers during 2016.



(Sunday, 26th 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.


Flaming June: The Making of an Icon


(Sunday, 26th Mar - 11am to 6pm)
An exhibition that marks the 50th anniversary of the 1967 Sexual Offences Act which legalised homosexuality in the UK.

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


The Ladybird Life of Dickens: an illustrated adventure


(Sunday, 26th Mar - 10am to 6pm)
This exhibition explores one of the most momentous periods in modern world history through the lens of its groundbreaking art.


Revolution: Russian Art 1917–1932


(Sunday, 26th Mar - 11am to 8pm)
An immersive multi-channel video installation, created by conceptual documentary photographer and Deutsche Börse Photography Prize winner Richard Mosse


Richard Mosse - Incoming


(Sunday, 26th Mar - All Day)
Explore Chamberlin, Powell and Bon's endeavour to combine spaciousness with high density development.


The Fantastic Barbican World


(Sunday, 26th Mar - 12pm to 4pm)
A chance to see the tiny charter document given by William the Conqueror to the City.


The William Charter


(Sunday, 26th Mar - 11am to 5pm)
An exhibition that celebrates 250 years of the jigsaw puzzle, the largest of its kind ever shown.


250 Years of Jigsaws


Regular Events on Sun 26th Mar 2017

(typically repeat most weeks)

Tower Bridge Exhibition Engineering Tours offer visitors a rare and extended tour of Tower Bridge behind the scenes  ()
Take a 45 minute guided tour of this subterranean Roman archaeological site.  ()
This is a long and leisurely South East London walk from Honor Oak to the old Surrey Docks in Rotherhithe via Peckham & South Bermondsey.  ()
How much concrete was used? Why is it called ‘Barbican’? Why is the lake so green…?  ()
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.  ()

Walking Tours of London on Sun 26th Mar 2017

This 2.5 hour walking tour includes Doctor Who locations across London from the past 50 years.  ()
Come and explore the culture and community of the Sussex Modernists in Bloomsbury.   ()
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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