What's on in London on Sunday 1st April 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 Sun 1st Apr 2018

Free

(Sunday, 1st Apr - 11am to 4pm)
Step back in history and visit the terminus building of London's original international airport - in Croydon.  (Croydon)
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Monthly Open Day at Croydon Airport

£11.25

(Sunday, 1st Apr - 10am to 4pm)
All of the steam engines will be in steam, from the Cornish giants to rotative water pumping engines and Victorian steam fire engine.  (Brentford)
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£5.00

(Sunday, 1st Apr - 1pm to 5pm)
Occasional open days at Capability Brown's Gatton Park landscaped 600 acres.  (Reigate)
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Monthly opening of Gatton Park

£5.00
A monthly opening of the Victorian museum of industrial testing equipment.  (Southwark)
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Monthly open day at the Kirkaldy Testing Museum

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

£8

(Sunday, 1st Apr - 12pm to 4pm)
Explore the transience of time and the problem of mortality as the 16th-century tradition of still life meets modern art. (Closing soon Mon, 2nd Apr)

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Nature Morte

£12

(Sunday, 1st Apr - 10am to 6pm)
Discover how van Eyck’s 'Arnolfini Portrait' was one of the beacons by which the Pre-Raphaelites forged a radical new style of painting  (Closing soon Mon, 2nd Apr)

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Reflections: Van Eyck and the Pre-Raphaelites

Free

(Sunday, 1st Apr - 10am to 6pm)
This exhibition showcases an exquisite range of material, including Sanskrit, Persian and Tibetan manuscripts. (Closing soon Sun, 8th Apr)

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Ayurvedic Man: Encounters with Indian medicine

£15

(Sunday, 1st Apr - 10am to 5:30pm)
This exhibition includes objects of belief from societies around the world and through time. (Closing soon Sun, 8th Apr)

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Living with gods peoples, places and worlds beyond

£8

(Sunday, 1st Apr - 10am to 5:45pm)
Original drawings of Winnie-the-Pooh have gone on display for the first time in nearly 40 years. (Closing soon Sun, 8th Apr)

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Winnie-the-Pooh: Exploring a Classic

Free
An exhibition marking the 75th anniversary of the Beveridge report, which laid the foundation for the modern welfare state. (Closing soon Fri, 13th Apr)

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A Time for Revolutions: Making the Welfare State

£8.50

(Sunday, 1st Apr - 10am to 5pm)
Discover how much of the most iconic British design was produced by immigrants to this country. (Closing soon Sun, 15th Apr)

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An exhibition revealing the story behind the Museum’s most treasured possession. (Closing soon Sun, 15th Apr)

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Egypt Uncovered: Belzoni and the Tomb of Pharaoh Seti I

£18

(Sunday, 1st Apr - 10am to 6pm)
A major exhibition marking the 70th anniversary of Ferrari, celebrating one of the great adventures of the industrial age.A major exhibition marking the 70th anniversary of Ferrari, celebrating one of the great adventures of the industrial age. (Closing soon Sun, 15th Apr)

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Free

(Sunday, 1st Apr - 12:30pm to 3:30pm)
A new exhibition surveying the variety of postcards from all periods relating to Fulham Palace and exploring what they reveal about its history. (Closing soon Sun, 15th Apr)

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Fulham Palace Through Postcards

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Regular Events on Sun 1st Apr 2018

(usually repeat most weeks)

Visit the second biggest Conservatory in London
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A opportunity to explore the Chapel in its entirety, including some rarely seen spaces such as the Committee Room and Minister’s Vestry.
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Walking Tours of London on Sun 1st Apr 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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Explore London with one of our fantastic Doctor Who guides on this 2 ½ hour walking tour.  ()
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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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Join Henri for a fun and fascinating walking tour around London’s trendiest neighbourhood.  ()
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Tower Bridge opening times

01:00pmPaddle Steamer Dixie QueenUp river
02:30pmPaddle Steamer Dixie QueenDown river
05:30pmPaddle Steamer Dixie QueenUp river
06:15pmPaddle Steamer Dixie QueenDown river

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