What's on in London on Wednesday 28th 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 Wed 28th Feb 2018

Free

(Wednesday, 28th Feb - 7pm to 4pm)
Hear from speakers on a range of LGBTQ subjects, and explore the queer histories that can be found in the Bishopsgate Institute Special Collections and Archives.   (City of London)
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	Out in the archives: LGBTQ histories

The event will provide the opportunity for an open discussion on how we can re-imagine the City after dark.  (City of London)
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Light and Darkness in the City: A Lighting Vision for the City of London

Free

(Wednesday, 28th Feb - 6:45pm to 10pm)
The monthly themed late opening for adults only at the Science Museum.  (South Kensington)
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£12.00

(Wednesday, 28th Feb - 7pm to 8:30pm)
The evening features a selection of expert speakers talking passionately (but not too passionately) about subjects sitting on the intersection between the ubiquitous and the obscure.  (Camden)
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Boring Talks

£9.00

(Wednesday, 28th Feb - Starts at 6:30pm)
What's it actually like to be a bus driver? Why do London bus numbers make no sense? Was the tube always this bad?
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Free

(Wednesday, 28th Feb - 1pm to 1:45pm)
Discover the art of Peter Travis AM, gay designer and ceramicist  (South Kensington)
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Free

(Wednesday, 28th Feb - 6:45pm to 8pm)
Daniele Archibugi and Alice Pease offer an analysis of the successes and shortcomings of the global justice system from 1945 to the present day.  (Holborn)
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

£16

(Wednesday, 28th Feb - 1pm to 6pm)
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

£5

(Wednesday, 28th Feb - 12pm to 11pm)
An exhibition dedicated to Cornwall’s most magical Museum. (Closing soon Wed, 28th Feb)

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The Museum of Witchcraft & Magic

£11.50

(Wednesday, 28th 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

(Wednesday, 28th 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

(Wednesday, 28th 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

(Wednesday, 28th 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!

Free

(Wednesday, 28th Feb - All Day)
A major new contemporary visual art project which explores the history, politics, and people of London’s ancient woodland, Epping Forest.  (Closing soon Sun, 18th Mar)

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The People's Forest

Free

(Wednesday, 28th Feb - 10am to 5:30pm)
This display looks at the changing roles of currency and exchange in communist states in the century since the 1917 Russian Revolution. (Closing soon Sun, 18th Mar)

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The currency of communism

Free

(Wednesday, 28th Feb - All Day)
Explore the history behind the creation of the open spaces, gardens, and conservatory that are found across the Barbican Estate and Arts Centre. (Closing soon Tue, 20th Mar)

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Flying Trees and Sunken Squares

Exhibitions opening soon


 

Regular Events on Wed 28th Feb 2018

(usually repeat most weeks)

 

Walking Tours of London on Wed 28th Feb 2018

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 Sat 10th Mar at 07:30am


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