Welcome to the IanVisits guide to free and cheap lectures, talks, heritage, walks and miscellany happening around London.


Top events in London on Tue 13th Feb 2018

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.
 7pm to 8:30pm
 
 Camden
2018-02-13
2018-02-13
An evening with best selling history author Charles Spencer as he talks about and reads from his latest book To Catch A King.
 Starts at 6:30pm
 
 Kensington
2018-02-13
2018-02-13
Some countries have adopted online voting and some have regarded it as extremely dangerous for democracy. What are the facts?
 6pm to 7pm
 
 Barbican
2018-02-13
2018-02-13
​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.
 2pm to 3pm
 
 Clerkenwell
2018-02-13
2018-02-13
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?
 1pm to 2pm
 
 Barbican
2018-02-13
2018-02-13
The launch of the London Assembly Transport Committee report into how technological advances could change the way London’s roads are used.
 10am to 12pm
 
2018-02-13
2018-02-13

Things to do in London today | What to do in London tomorrow | What's on this weekend

Events in October | Events in November | Events in December | Events in January

 

Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

The Charles Dickens Museum explores the creation of the story that may just be the most loved of the author’s tales.
 10am to 5pm
 Clerkenwell
 Closing soon Sun, 25th Feb
2018-02-13
2018-02-13
Discover Jon Snow's unique and colourful collection of ties crafted by the UK's last silk-weaving factory.
 10am to 6pm
 Kensington
 Closing soon Sun, 25th Feb
2018-02-13
2018-02-13
Explore the secrets behind Michael’s storytelling through his original drafts, adaptations, scripts and unpublished manuscripts.
 10am to 5:45pm
 Bethnal Green
 Closing soon Sun, 25th Feb
2018-02-13
2018-02-13
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
 10am to 5:45pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Sun, 25th Feb
2018-02-13
2018-02-13
The exhibition showcases a display of wizarding books, manuscripts and magical objects.
 4pm to 8pm
 Camden
 Closing soon Wed, 28th Feb
2018-02-13
2018-02-13
More than 100 specimens from the Museum's collection will be on display together for the first time,
 10am to 5:50pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Wed, 28th Feb
2018-02-13
2018-02-13
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.
 9am to 7pm
 Harley Street
 Closing soon Sat, 10th Mar
2018-02-13
2018-02-13
A celebration of Thailand's vibrant plant life and culture at Kew's Orchids Festival.
 10am to 4:15pm
 Richmond
 Closing soon Sun, 11th Mar
2018-02-13
2018-02-13
A display of rarely-seen records, players and recorders, exploring how technology has transformed our listening experience.
 All Day
 Camden
 Closing soon Sun, 11th Mar
2018-02-13
2018-02-13
A fashion and photography exhibition resulting from an unconventional research trip around the Czech Republic.
 10am to 6pm
 Closing soon Sun, 18th Mar
2018-02-13
2018-02-13

Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Tuesday 13th February 2018

A free guided tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
 12:45pm to 1:45pm
 
 Strand
2018-02-13
2018-02-13
A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
 12:45pm to :
 
 Strand
2018-02-13
2018-02-13
 

Tower Bridge opening times

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Tue 25th Sep at 07:15pm