What's on in London on Thursday 1st March 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 Thu 1st Mar 2018

Free

(Thursday, 1st Mar - 5pm to 8pm)
Discover truly remarkable – but surprisingly little known – collections, featuring everything from artworks to scarce anatomical preparations and ext  (Camden)
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Royal College of Physicians: Museum Lates

£10.68

(Thursday, 1st Mar - 6:30pm to 8pm)
An evening talk with project architects C.F. Møller, Marianne Levinsen Landskab and the director of the Prison Reform Trust on the most talked about architectural projects of 2017 – Storstrøm Prison.   (Euston)
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Storstrm - the world's most humane prison

£11.19

(Thursday, 1st Mar - 7:30pm to 9pm)
Parakeets, zebra mussels and devil shrimps are now part and parcel of London’s fauna; but what does their presence say for the future of nature?  (Stoke Newington)
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Wild London Lates - The Future Nature of London

£20.00

(Thursday, 1st Mar - 7pm to 8:30pm)
Sarah Dunant, Bettany Hughes and Suzannah Lipscomb provide a unique opportunity to discover history’s hidden stories.  (South Kensington)
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Secret Lives Exposed: If Walls Could Talk

£4.00

(Thursday, 1st Mar - Starts at 7:30pm)
An introduction to the past, present and future of the Thames Barrier and its associated gates, tidal walls, and embankments.  (Islington)
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Professor Mills will highlight some of the surprisingly varied responses to this theme during the Middle Ages.
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(Thursday, 1st Mar - 6:30pm to 8pm)
Hilary Benn will speak about the Brexit negotiations and the future of the UK-EU relations.  (Holborn)
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

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

(Thursday, 1st Mar - 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

(Thursday, 1st Mar - 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

(Thursday, 1st Mar - 10am to 6pm)
A fashion and photography exhibition resulting from an unconventional research trip around the Czech Republic.

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Czechia Now!

Free

(Thursday, 1st Mar - 7pm to 11pm)
Daily Rites examines modern humans and the ritualistic heart of our most apparently civilised behaviour.

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Daily Rites

Free

(Thursday, 1st Mar - All Day)
A major new contemporary visual art project which explores the history, politics, and people of London’s ancient woodland, Epping Forest.

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The People's Forest

Free

(Thursday, 1st Mar - 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.

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The currency of communism

Free

(Thursday, 1st Mar - 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.

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Flying Trees and Sunken Squares

Free

(Thursday, 1st Mar - 8am to 5:30pm)
An exhibition of architecture from Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania.

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Free

(Thursday, 1st Mar - 9:30am to 5:30pm)
This exhibition features rare Soviet scores, texts and vinyl, and tells stories of Soviet composers’ complex negotiations with political power

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The Centre for Russian Music: Inside the Collections

Exhibitions opening soon


 

Walking Tours of London on Thu 1st Mar 2018

A 90-minute walking tour as you explore the Barbican and discover the fascinating history behind the building of the Centre and the surrounding estate.  ()
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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 Sat 10th Mar at 12:30pm


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