Welcome to the IanVisits guide to free and cheap lectures, talks, heritage, walks and miscellany happening around London.


Saturday 12th Aug

Find somewhere with a view of the night sky and watch the brightest Perseid meteor showers in recent years.
 3am to 5am
 
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An exhibition that provides a glimpse of the challenges and joys of theatrical life since the days of Elizabeth I.
 9:30am to 4:45pm
 
 Clerkenwell
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These tours have been created to mark the 100th anniversary of the Johnston typeface.
 Starts at 11am
 
 Acton
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Watch the classic movie in the great hall of the museum.
 Starts at 7:30pm
 
 South Kensington
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Experience the beautiful and sublime work of one of Japan’s greatest artists.
 10am to 5:30pm
 Russell Square
 Closing soon Sun, 13th Aug
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Discover the remarkable 500- year story of humanoid robots
 10am to 6pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Sat, 19th Aug
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The most complete range of archaeological objects unearthed by Crossrail has gone on display.
 10am to 6pm
 Poplar
 Closing soon Mon, 21st Aug
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The exhibition shows - in schematized images - details of completed projects by JSWD Architects.
 10am to 5pm
 Regent Street
 Closing soon Tue, 22nd Aug
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This exhibition brings together several series of work by artist-photographer Edmund Clark to explore the hidden experiences of state control during the 'Global War on Terror'.
 10am to 6pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Wed, 23rd Aug
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Explore the struggle for legitimacy and power during the Wars of the Roses, and the advent of the Tudor dynasty.
 10am to 5pm
 Picadilly
 Closing soon Fri, 25th Aug
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A display of life-sized nature prints prior to an auction to raise money for an environmental charity.
 10am to 8pm
 Pimlico
 Closing soon Fri, 25th Aug
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This is the first exhibition devoted to landscape drawings and watercolours by British artists in the Victorian and modern eras.
 10am to 5:30pm
 Russell Square
 Closing soon Sun, 27th Aug
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This exhibition documents the rise of London’s artists through a display of limited edition prints on loan from British Land.
 10am to 5pm
 Closing soon Mon, 28th Aug
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A unique experience, +/- Human fuses an immersive installation with live dance.
 12pm to 6pm
 Camden
 Closing soon Mon, 28th Aug
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Saturday 12th August 2017

A guided tour around the historic Somerset House including the vaults under the main forecourt.
 12:15pm to :
 
 Strand
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How much concrete was used? Why is it called ‘Barbican’? Why is the lake so green…?
 1pm to :
 
 Barbican
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Tower Bridge opening times

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Tue 25th Sep at 07:15pm