What's on in London on Wednesday 11th 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 Wed 11th Apr 2018

Free illustrated talk on James Parkinson, London apothecary and freemason, 1755 - 1824.
 All Day
 
 Aldwych
2018-04-11
2018-04-11

Parkinson of the Disease: Apothecary, Pamphleteer, Fossilist and Freemason

A talk about why we systematically get answers to questions about life around us wrong.
 6:30pm to 8pm
 
 Holborn
2018-04-11
2018-04-11

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Free

(Wednesday, 11th Apr - 9am to 7pm)
An exhibition marking the 75th anniversary of the Beveridge report, which laid the foundation for the modern welfare state. (Closing soon Fri, 13th Apr)

2018-04-11

A Time for Revolutions: Making the Welfare State

£8.50

(Wednesday, 11th 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)

2018-04-11
Free
An exhibition revealing the story behind the Museum’s most treasured possession. (Closing soon Sun, 15th Apr)

2018-04-11

Egypt Uncovered: Belzoni and the Tomb of Pharaoh Seti I

£18

(Wednesday, 11th 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

(Wednesday, 11th 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)

2018-04-11

Fulham Palace Through Postcards

Free

(Wednesday, 11th Apr - 10am to 6pm)
Consider speculative London futures as depicted in fiction past and present. (Closing soon Sun, 15th Apr)

2018-04-11

Imagined Futures

Free

(Wednesday, 11th Apr - 10am to 6pm)
Fantastical realities seen through the eyes of artists, architects and designers. (Closing soon Sun, 15th Apr)

2018-04-11

London Visions

Free

(Wednesday, 11th Apr - 9am to 9pm)
An exhibition of texts from the Library of the Royal Society of Medicine. (Closing soon Sat, 21st Apr)

2018-04-11

A Georgian Miscellany: Medicine 1713 - 1768

Free

(Wednesday, 11th Apr - 11am to 8pm)
Fathoming flow in the body, the sewer, the river and the city – a new work by Somerset House Studios artist Eloise Hawser. (Closing soon Sun, 22nd Apr)

2018-04-11

Eloise Hawser: By the deep, by the mark

Free

(Wednesday, 11th Apr - 10am to 9pm)
An exhibition that explores the impact that jazz had on Britons from 1918. (Closing soon Sun, 22nd Apr)

2018-04-11

Rhythm & Reaction: The Age of Jazz in Britain

Exhibitions opening soon


 

Walking Tours of London on Wed 11th Apr 2018

Hear about the history of the area and how it was transformed to host the world-famous London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.  ()
2018-04-11
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.  ()
2018-04-11
 

Tower Bridge opening times

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Sat 14th Apr at 07:30am


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