What's on in London on Friday 29th 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 Fri 29th Sep 2017

In a venue rarely open to the public, this red & white wine tasting explores the history of Roman wines.  (City of London)

(Friday, 29th Sep - All Day)
A host of steam trains will run along the former Central line railway that's now a heritage line.

5th anniversary Autumn Steam Gala

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Through the portraits of victims and perpetrators, the exhibition explores the legacy of medical research under Nazism, and its impact on bioethics today. (Closing soon Fri, 29th Sep)


Science + Suffering: Victims and Perpetrators of Nazi Human Experimentation


(Friday, 29th Sep - 12pm to 7pm)
An exhibition following the living history of London’s boatyards, documented as part of the Working River project. (Closing soon Fri, 29th Sep)


Working River: Film & Photographic Exhibition

The exhibition is made up of a series of panels exploring aspects of the war in the Middle East and its legacy, including a timeline of events. (Closing soon Sat, 30th Sep)

Over 400 posters includes a collection of 1960-1970s Cuban propaganda and movie posters. (Closing soon Sat, 30th Sep)


Original Vintage Poster Auction and Auction Preview


(Friday, 29th Sep - 10am to 6pm)
This exhibition marks the 50th anniversary of the partial decriminalisation of male homosexuality in England.  (Closing soon Sun, 1st Oct)


Queer British Art 1861–1967


(Friday, 29th Sep - 10am to 6pm)
The first international retrospective of one of the world's most iconic and influential bands. (Closing soon Sun, 1st Oct)


The Pink Floyd Exhibition: Their Mortal Remains


(Friday, 29th Sep - 10am to 5:30pm)
Explore why artists and soldiers have painted scenes of conflict. (Closing soon Sun, 8th Oct)


 War Paint: Brushes with conflict


(Friday, 29th Sep - 8am to 5:30pm)
An exhibition on Rome - a first step towards the re-threading of an important tradition (Closing soon Sun, 8th Oct)


A collective reflection upon the Eternal City

Learn about a key moment in the history of art, when emphasis on observation and realism was born. (Closing soon Sun, 8th Oct)


Giovanni da Rimini: A 14th-Century Masterpiece Unveiled


(Friday, 29th Sep - 10am to 5pm)
The first major UK exhibition of watercolours by the artist, John Singer Sargent since 1918. (Closing soon Sun, 8th Oct)


Sargent: The Watercolours

Exhibitions opening soon


Tower Bridge opening times

01:30amPaddle Steamer Dixie QueenUp river
02:30amPaddle Steamer Dixie QueenDown river
06:00pmPaddle Steamer Dixie QueenUp river
07:00pmPaddle Steamer Dixie QueenDown river
10:00pmPaddle Steamer Dixie QueenUp river
11:00pmPaddle Steamer Dixie QueenDown river
01:40pmPaddle Steamer WaverleyUp river
02:10pmPaddle Steamer WaverleyDown river

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