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 30th Nov 2017
This talk will present the disparities apparent in Garrick’s response to Shakespeare, which veered significantly between hero worship and textual butchery.
Short talks by 10 speakers on their favourite London topics.
Director of Conservation, Will Palin, will talk alongside leading experts about Greenwich's Painted Hall.
Historian Miranda Kaufmann tells the intriguing tales of three Africans.
(City of London)
A talk about the trial of the spirit medium and how it lead to the repeal of the Witchcraft Act.
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon
This exhibition looks at the early pioneers of Roman London archaeology and the discovery of Roman London over three centuries. (Closing soon Fri, 1st Dec)
Explore the history of the Wrens in Greenwich. New interviews and research offer a rare female perspective into the fascinating history of the Old Royal Naval College. (Closing soon Sun, 3rd Dec)
This is the exhibition on Balenciaga in the UK and marks the 100th anniversary of the opening of his first fashion house. (Closing soon Tue, 5th Dec)
An exhibition that provides a glimpse of the challenges and joys of theatrical life since the days of Elizabeth I. (Closing soon Thu, 7th Dec)
A display of paintings, drawings and models by the likes of Dame Zaha Hadid, Amanda Levete, Julia Barfield and Patty Hopkins. (Closing soon Sat, 9th Dec)
Artifacts and photos from the discovery of the wreak of The London, a ship that sank in 1665 off Southend. (Closing soon Mon, 11th Dec)
This exhibition provides snapshots of everyday lives as the metropolis expanded and new communities emerged over the centuries. (Closing soon Fri, 15th Dec)
Focussing on London through the sixteenth and early seventeenth centuries, this exhibition traces the impact of the Reformation on culture and society. (Closing soon Fri, 15th Dec)
This exhibition tells stories of the boring beasts that have changed the world. (Closing soon Sat, 16th Dec)
A free exhibition of photos and memorabilia covering Sir Simon Rattle’s musical life to date. (Closing soon Fri, 22nd Dec)
Exhibitions opening soon
Walking Tours of London on Thu 30th Nov 2017
Join Henri for a fun and fascinating walking tour around London’s trendiest neighbourhood.
Tower Bridge opening times
|06:30pm||Paddle Steamer Dixie Queen||Up river|
|07:15pm||Paddle Steamer Dixie Queen||Down river|
|11:55pm||Paddle Steamer Dixie Queen||Up river|
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