What's on in London on Saturday 14th 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 Sat 14th Apr 2018

Free

(Saturday, 14th Apr - 12:30pm to 8pm)
Join Mario, Pac-Man, Lara Croft and a whole host of other iconic characters from video games for the second annual London Games Festival Games Character Parade.  ()
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​London Games Festival Character Parade

Free

(Saturday, 14th Apr - 2pm to 4pm)
This workshop explores the coroner's inquests on prisoners who died in Newgate, and opens discussion of the conditions in Newgate.  ()
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The Newgate Dead

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

£8.50

(Saturday, 14th Apr - 10am to 5pm)
Discover how much of the most iconic British design was produced by immigrants to this country.

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Free
An exhibition revealing the story behind the Museum’s most treasured possession.

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Egypt Uncovered: Belzoni and the Tomb of Pharaoh Seti I

£18

(Saturday, 14th 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.

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Free

(Saturday, 14th Apr - 10am to 6pm)
Consider speculative London futures as depicted in fiction past and present.

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Imagined Futures

Free

(Saturday, 14th Apr - 10am to 6pm)
Fantastical realities seen through the eyes of artists, architects and designers.

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London Visions

Free

(Saturday, 14th Apr - 10am to 4:30pm)
An exhibition that explores the impact that jazz had on Britons from 1918.

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Rhythm & Reaction: The Age of Jazz in Britain

Free

(Saturday, 14th Apr - 10am to 5pm)
The exhibition explores the ideas and skills that go into great underground structures and looks to a future where smart subterranean construction can contribute ever greater benefits.

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Welcome to the underworld

£25

(Saturday, 14th Apr - All Day)
A large exhibition devoted to the music sensation.

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Free

(Saturday, 14th Apr - All Day)
A journey behind the scenes encountering collections, installations, audiovisual content and live performances that reveal the stories of Southbank Centre's 1960s buildings.

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Free

(Saturday, 14th Apr - 11am to 6pm)
A display of Crossrail artworks, material such as maquettes, sketches and prototypes.

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Art on the Elizabeth line

Exhibitions opening soon


 

Regular Events on Sat 14th Apr 2018

(usually repeat most weeks)

Join us for a free tour of our Library and Archives, especially if you're researching your family history.
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A guided tour around the historic Somerset House including the vaults under the main forecourt.
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Walking Tours of London on Sat 14th 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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Uncover some of the locations from the James Bond films, including the latest 007 film adventure.  ()
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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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Let "Mike the Mod" share his first-hand knowledge of the history of contemporary music in Camden   ()
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Join Henri for a fun and fascinating walking tour around London’s trendiest neighbourhood.  ()
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This walking tour covers iconic London from a new perspective, introducing guests to the history and surprisingly dynamic modern politics of the Public Toilet.  ()
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Tower Bridge opening times

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Sat 5th May at 05:45pm


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