What's on in London on Wednesday 20th September 2017

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


Top things to do in London on Wed 20th Sep 2017

Free

(Wednesday, 20th Sep - 1pm to 2pm)
The Milky Way galaxy was once ablaze with bright young stars. Today, star formation has calmed down, but we glimpse intense pockets of gas that are forming massive stars, testifying to the brilliant past.  ()
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Free
Photographic exhibition of the architecture of Yemen. (Closing soon Sat, 23rd Sep)

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£7.50

(Wednesday, 20th Sep - 10am to 5pm)
An exhibition the woman behind the music and beyond the hype. (Closing soon Sun, 24th Sep)

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Free

(Wednesday, 20th Sep - 10am to 6pm)
The BP Portrait Award 2017 represents the very best in contemporary portrait painting. (Closing soon Sun, 24th Sep)

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Free

(Wednesday, 20th Sep - 10am to 5:30pm)
Reflection Room by Flynn Talbot is an immersive coloured light experience in the Prince Consort Gallery. (Closing soon Sun, 24th Sep)

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Reflection Room

£23

(Wednesday, 20th Sep - 9:30am to 5:15pm)
The summer opening of Buckingham Palace will tell the story of The Queen’s reign through a display of official gifts presented to Her Majesty. (Closing soon Sun, 24th Sep)

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Royal Gifts at Buckingham Palace

Free

(Wednesday, 20th Sep - 8am to 8pm)
A glowing alphabet in a modern curiosity cabinet. (Closing soon Sun, 24th Sep)

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The Better Letters Glowing Alphabet Peep Show

£5

(Wednesday, 20th Sep - 10am to 4:30pm)
An exhibition about the life of James Brindley, who, together with the Duke of Bridgwater, and his land agent John Gilbert, was responsible for the UK's first modern commercial canal. (Closing soon Sun, 24th Sep)

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Free

(Wednesday, 20th Sep - 7pm to 8pm)
A display of award winning photography by members of the Royal Air Force, (Closing soon Mon, 25th Sep)

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RAF Photographer of the Year

Free

(Wednesday, 20th Sep - 9am to 6pm)
The exhibition enables visitors to explore documents, paintings and objects which demonstrate the profound changes in Parliament and democracy that occurred during the war years. (Closing soon Thu, 28th Sep)

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Parliament and the First World War

An exhibition of abstract building reflection photographs taken over the last four years at Canary Wharf in London by Mike Curry. (Closing soon Thu, 28th Sep)

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‘Fleeting Reflections’ – An Abstract Photography Exhibition

Exhibitions opening soon


 

Walking Tours of London on Wed 20th Sep 2017

Walk through London's Bankside taking in the fading remains of painted advertising on walls a.k.a. Ghostsigns.  ()
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Explore the Urban Forest in Fitzrovia and Bloomsbury with Paul Wood, author of
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Hear about the history of the area and how it was transformed to host the world-famous London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.  ()
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Join Pete on his fascinating walking tour taking in the sights and sounds of Brick Lane and the lesser known streets of this vibrant community.  ()
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Tower Bridge opening times

06:45pmSailing Barge GladysDown river
10:00pmSailing Barge GladysUp river
04:30pmSailing Barge GladysUp river

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