What's on in London on Tuesday 13th February 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 Tue 13th Feb 2018

£12.00

(Tuesday, 13th Feb - 7pm to 8:30pm)
Leading women's rights campaigner Helen Pankhurst, Jill Liddington and Robert Wainwright discuss the struggle for the vote and ask how far women have come since the suffragettes.  (Camden)
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Suffragettes: Deeds Not Words

£5.00

(Tuesday, 13th Feb - Starts at 6:30pm)
An evening with best selling history author Charles Spencer as he talks about and reads from his latest book To Catch A King.  (Kensington)
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Free

(Tuesday, 13th Feb - 1pm to 2pm)
Robotics is another of HM Government’s ‘eight great technologies’. Is it possible that in a few years we might have machines with artificial intelligence?   (Barbican)
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Free

(Tuesday, 13th Feb - 6pm to 7pm)
Some countries have adopted online voting and some have regarded it as extremely dangerous for democracy. What are the facts?   (Barbican)
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Free

(Tuesday, 13th Feb - 2pm to 3pm)
​In this talk Kirsty Chilton will explore the infamous case of the Italian boy and the murky world of professional body snatchers - the resurrection men.  (Clerkenwell)
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Free

(Tuesday, 13th Feb - 10am to 12pm)
The launch of the London Assembly Transport Committee report into how technological advances could change the way London’s roads are used.
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London Assembly Report Launch: Future Transport

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

£9

(Tuesday, 13th Feb - 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

Free

(Tuesday, 13th Feb - 10am to 6pm)
Discover Jon Snow's unique and colourful collection of ties crafted by the UK's last silk-weaving factory.  (Closing soon Sun, 25th Feb)

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Free

(Tuesday, 13th Feb - 10am to 5:45pm)
Explore the secrets behind Michael’s storytelling through his original drafts, adaptations, scripts and unpublished manuscripts. (Closing soon Sun, 25th Feb)

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Michael Morpurgo: A Lifetime in Stories

£19

(Tuesday, 13th Feb - 10am to 5:45pm)
Together the V&A and the Royal Opera House present a landmark exhibition exploring the vivid story of opera from its origins in late-Renaissance Italy to the present day  (Closing soon Sun, 25th Feb)

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£16

(Tuesday, 13th Feb - 4pm to 8pm)
The exhibition showcases a display of wizarding books, manuscripts and magical objects. (Closing soon Wed, 28th Feb)

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Harry Potter: A History of Magic

£11.50

(Tuesday, 13th Feb - 10am to 5:50pm)
More than 100 specimens from the Museum's collection will be on display together for the first time, (Closing soon Wed, 28th Feb)

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Whales: Beneath the surface

Free
The nursing workforce is diverse, with healthcare workers representing a huge variety of backgrounds and experiences. This exhibition celebrates the contributions of some of the people whose work and lives have too often been overlooked. (Closing soon Sat, 10th Mar)

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£18

(Tuesday, 13th Feb - 10am to 4:15pm)
A celebration of Thailand's vibrant plant life and culture at Kew's Orchids Festival. (Closing soon Sun, 11th Mar)

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 Orchids Festival

Free

(Tuesday, 13th Feb - All Day)
A display of rarely-seen records, players and recorders, exploring how technology has transformed our listening experience. (Closing soon Sun, 11th Mar)

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Listen: 140 Years of Recorded Sound

Free

(Tuesday, 13th Feb - 10am to 6pm)
A fashion and photography exhibition resulting from an unconventional research trip around the Czech Republic.  (Closing soon Sun, 18th Mar)

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Czechia Now!

Exhibitions opening soon


 

Regular Events on Tue 13th Feb 2018

(usually repeat most weeks)

A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
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A free guided tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
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Walking Tours of London on Tue 13th Feb 2018

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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Let "Mike the Mod" share his first-hand knowledge of the history of contemporary music in Camden   ()
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Tower Bridge opening times

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Sat 24th Feb at 01:00pm


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