What's on in London on Wednesday 24th 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 Wed 24th Jan 2018

This special evening tour of the Supreme Court offers you the chance to take an intimate guided tour of the highest court in the United Kingdom  ()
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Evening Tour of the Supreme Court and 'Law and Nationhood' exhibition

£18.00
This event brings together the designer and wellbeing specialists to discuss the issue of wellbeing, economics and real value within their respective fields.   ()
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 Wellbeing and economics: how to make strategic value-based decisions

£3.00

(Wednesday, 24th Jan - Starts at 7:30pm)
This talk will look at the history and archaeology of this fascinating site  ()
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History of the Royal Arsenal

Professor Steve Jones will consider sunshine and its effects on health, on sleep, on memory and more.  ()
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Free

(Wednesday, 24th Jan - 2pm to 3pm)
Possibly the biggest name in bathrooms, he has become the stuff of legend, but what of the real entrepreneur who lived and worked during some of the most pivotal years in the history of public health?  ()
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The Thomas Crapper Legacy

Free
Brian Klaas argues that with every autocratic tactic or tweet, Trump further erodes democratic norms in the world's most powerful democracy.  ()
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A discussion with representatives from The World Monuments Fund, The 20th Century Society and Historic England to hear about how we preserve exceptional elements of our built heritage, and why.  ()
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Free

(Wednesday, 24th Jan - 5pm to 10pm)
An exhibition of light installations and interactive art throughout Canary Wharf. (Closing soon Sat, 27th Jan)

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Winter Lights Festival

£16

(Wednesday, 24th Jan - 10am to 6pm)
The first large-scale exhibition in the UK of the work of American artist Jean-Michel Basquiat. (Closing soon Sun, 28th Jan)

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 Basquiat Boom for Real

£10

(Wednesday, 24th Jan - 10am to 6pm)
The annual Beazley Designs of the Year exhibition returns, providing a snapshot of the very best in innovative design from the past year. (Closing soon Sun, 28th Jan)

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£15.50

(Wednesday, 24th Jan - All Day)
An exhibition showing off the wide range of works by an artist more famous for inventing the Moomins. (Closing soon Sun, 28th Jan)

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Tove Jansson (1914-2001)

Free

(Wednesday, 24th Jan - 9am to 5pm)
This exhibition uses art, archaeology, and modern material culture to explore how seduction, sensuality, and sex have been represented through time. (Closing soon Tue, 30th Jan)

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A new temporary exhibition at The Wiener Library exploring the topic of Nazi occupation in the Channel Islands (Closing soon Fri, 9th Feb)

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On British Soil: Victims of Nazi Persecution in the Channel Islands

Free
Fifty new drawings of contemporary buildings – constructed during the second half of the 20th century but in an ostensibly 'Georgian' style - will be on display for the first time. (Closing soon Sun, 11th Feb)

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£20

(Wednesday, 24th Jan - 10am to 6pm)
The major exhibition brings together over 50 of Cézanne’s portraits from collections across the world, many visiting the UK for the first time. (Closing soon Sun, 11th Feb)

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Cézanne Portraits

Free

(Wednesday, 24th Jan - 10am to 5pm)
A temporary exhibition showcasing sculptures created by wounded, sick and injured service personnel and their families. (Closing soon Fri, 23rd Feb)

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£9

(Wednesday, 24th Jan - 10am to 5pm)
The Charles Dickens Museum explores the creation of the story that may just be the most loved of the author’s tales. (Closing soon Sun, 25th Feb)

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A Ghost of an Idea: Unwrapping A Christmas Carol

Exhibitions opening soon


 

Walking Tours of London on Wed 24th Jan 2018

A 90 minute guided walk through quiet Bloomsbury Square uncovering the lives of seven extraordinary members of the Garrett family including Elizabeth Garrett Anderson and Millicent Garret Fawcett.
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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

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Thu 8th Feb at 07:45pm


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