What's on in London on Thursday 19th October 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 Thu 19th Oct 2017

Free

(Thursday, 19th Oct - 12pm to 3pm)
A virtual-reality design transforms the modern-day market into a 3D digital landscape inspired by its Roman history as London’s Forum.
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Hallucinatio at Leadenhall Market

£5.00

(Thursday, 19th Oct - 2pm to 3pm)
Drawing on official documents from our collection, Ian Castle will explore the last great Zeppelin raid of the First World War.  ()
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Zeppelin! The 'silent raid' of October 1917

£9.54

(Thursday, 19th Oct - Starts at 6:30pm)
This talk discusses Franklin’s network, who comprised it, and how the network helped him advance the cause of science.  ()
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Benjamin Franklin's Network of Innovation

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

An exhibition of the two great names who have illustrated Philip Pullman's books. (Closing soon Sat, 21st Oct)

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This display highlights recent acquisitions of posters, prints, drawings, photographs and artists’ books. (Closing soon Sun, 22nd Oct)

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 recent acquisitions of works on paper by contemporary Arab artists

£10

(Thursday, 19th Oct - 10am to 9pm)
The creative encounter between artists and sitters is explored in this exhibition featuring portrait drawings by some of the outstanding masters of the Renaissance and Baroque periods. (Closing soon Sun, 22nd Oct)

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Free

(Thursday, 19th Oct - 9am to 6pm)
A showcase of projects which demonstrate lessons learnt in adapting and reconfiguring London’s terraces in an ever growing city. (Closing soon Wed, 25th Oct)

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Town-House

£9

(Thursday, 19th Oct - 10am to 5pm)
The exhibition explores a largely unknown and under-rated body of Dickens’s work that speaks plainly to social justice with energy and relevance—both then and now. (Closing soon Sun, 29th Oct)

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Restless Shadow: Dickens the Campaigner

Free

(Thursday, 19th Oct - All Day)
View rarely seen excavation photographs and discover the sites that were uncovered during the post-ware rebuilding of London. (Closing soon Sun, 29th Oct)

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The Lost City of London

£7

(Thursday, 19th Oct - 10:30am to 5:30pm)
An exhibition of animals that have been recreated using a variety of familiar machine parts and gadgets to reveal how their real life counterparts see, eat, hunt and hide. (Closing soon Sun, 29th Oct)

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The Robot Zoo

Free

(Thursday, 19th Oct - 10am to 5pm)
Come face-to-face with a Roman skull uncovered during excavations in the Walbrook Stream. (Closing soon Sun, 29th Oct)

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Trauma

Free

(Thursday, 19th Oct - 9am to 6pm)
70 years of Concrete Quarterly explores the social and architectural history of concrete architecture and engineering over the past 70 years, (Closing soon Mon, 30th Oct)

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70 years of Concrete Quarterly

Free

(Thursday, 19th Oct - 10am to 5pm)
A historical journey that shows you some of the longest, deepest and most advanced tunnels in the world. (Closing soon Tue, 31st Oct)

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Tunnel Engineering exhibition

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Walking Tours of London on Thu 19th Oct 2017

Join Henri for a fun and fascinating walking tour around London’s trendiest neighbourhood.  ()
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Tower Bridge opening times

03:30pmSailing Barge WillUp river
04:15pmSailing Barge WillDown river
07:30pmSailing Barge WillUp river
08:15pmSailing Barge WillDown river

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