What's on in London on Sunday 7th January 2018

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 Sun 7th Jan 2018

Free

(Sunday, 7th Jan - 10am to 5pm)
The final weekend before the Geffrye Museum closes for 2 years.  ()
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Farewell to Christmas and Closing Party

Free

(Sunday, 7th Jan - Starts at 2pm)
Annual parade and mummers play at Bankside in the medieval tradition to mark 12th night of Christmas.  ()
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Twelfth Night celebrations

Free

(Sunday, 7th Jan - 11am to 4pm)
Step back in history and visit the terminus building of London's original international airport - in Croydon.  ()
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Monthly Open Day at Croydon Airport

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Free

(Sunday, 7th Jan - 10am to 5:45pm)
This display explores the fascinating story of the Hall’s design through a variety of historic models, photographs and casts. (Closing soon Sun, 7th Jan)

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Building the Royal Albert Hall

Free

(Sunday, 7th Jan - 10am to 5pm)
Annual display of the museum's rooms as they would have looked during Christmas's past. (Closing soon Sun, 7th Jan)

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Christmas Past

The first London exhibition of Spanish art from The Bowes Museum in County Durham, including works by Goya and El Greco. (Closing soon Sun, 7th Jan)

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(Sunday, 7th Jan - 10am to 5pm)
An exhibition exploring the unsolved mystery of Sir John Franklin's fatal last journey into the Arctic. (Closing soon Sun, 7th Jan)

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Franklin: Death in the ice

Free

(Sunday, 7th Jan - 11am to 8pm)
An immersive six-channel video installation addressing climate change, human communities and the wilderness. (Closing soon Sun, 7th Jan)

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John Akomfrah Purple

Free

(Sunday, 7th Jan - 9am to 5pm)
Celebrate the golden era of toys and games, made in the borough by famous names such as Spears Games and Lesney Matchbox and played with by generations of local children. (Closing soon Sun, 7th Jan)

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Terrific Toys: made and played in Enfield

Free

(Sunday, 7th Jan - 10am to 5:30pm)
An exhibition of over 100 photographs that showcase the beauty and diversity of wildlife in Britain. (Closing soon Sun, 14th Jan)

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 British Wildlife Photography Awards 2017

Free

(Sunday, 7th Jan - 10am to 6pm)
Comprising of over 200 objects, this exhibition considers the role of graphic design in constructing and communicating healthcare messages. (Closing soon Sun, 14th Jan)

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Can Graphic Design Save Your Life?

£16.50

(Sunday, 7th Jan - 10am to 5:30pm)
This exhibition explores the story of the Scythians – nomadic tribes and masters of mounted warfare, who flourished between 900 and 200 BC. (Closing soon Sun, 14th Jan)

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Scythians: warriors of ancient Siberia

Free
Discover the forgotten history of the world's oldest continuously serving police force - the Thames River Police. (Closing soon Sun, 14th Jan)

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West Indians: Forefathers of the Metropolitan Police?

Exhibitions opening soon


 

Regular Events on Sun 7th Jan 2018

(usually repeat most weeks)

Monthly opening of the museum of victorian testing machines.
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Visit the second biggest Conservatory in London
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A opportunity to explore the Chapel in its entirety, including some rarely seen spaces such as the Committee Room and Minister’s Vestry.
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Walking Tours of London on Sun 7th Jan 2018

Explore London with one of our fantastic Doctor Who guides on this 2 ½ hour walking tour.  ()
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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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Join Henri for a fun and fascinating walking tour around London’s trendiest neighbourhood.  ()
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Tower Bridge opening times

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Fri 12th Jan at 06:30pm


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