What's on in London on Sunday 29th 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 29th Apr 2018

A weekend of science, technology, live music, fascinating talks, creative workshops and street food.
 3pm to 4pm
 
 South Kensington
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This screening showcases archival film footage of a range of artists working in the Southbank Centre from the 1960s onwards
 Starts at 5pm
 
 Southwark
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 Five Decades on Screen

Come examine posters, programmes, photographs and weird and wonderful material showcasing the life and artistic history of the Southbank Centre
 Starts at 12pm
 
 Southwark
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Explore Southbank Centre's Archive

Contemporary craft and design fair, where the makers themselves meet the public.
 12pm to 6pm
 
 Poplar
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Made London - arts and craft fair

In this drop-in session, learn about how music, dance, literature and visual art have been preserved.
 12pm to 4pm
 
 Southwark
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Meet the Archive: Explore Southbank Centre's Archive

See over 80 working Stirling and hot air engines plus have the chance to meet the experts to discover more about these fascinating machines.
 10am to 4pm
 
 Brentford
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A rare Open Day at Kilmorey Mausoleum, one of Richmond's most historic yet lesser known buildings.
 9am to 3pm
 
 Twickenham
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Open day at the Kilmorey Mausoleum

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

£25

(Sunday, 29th Apr - All Day)
A large exhibition devoted to the music sensation. (Closing soon Sun, 29th Apr)

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£9

(Sunday, 29th Apr - 10am to 5pm)
This exhibition of new and recent work by artist Louise Weir, takes visitors on an investigative journey of memory, identity and loss informed by Charles Dickens’s classic novel, Great Expectations. (Closing soon Sun, 29th Apr)

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Free

(Sunday, 29th Apr - 11am to 4pm)
A room full of coloured shapes and sounds. It's art. (Closing soon Sun, 29th Apr)

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Harmonics in Space

Painter of London life Ed Gray exhibits his paintings of everyday London life. (Closing soon Mon, 30th Apr)

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 The Passing Show: Adoration Paintings of London by Ed Gray

Free

(Sunday, 29th 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. (Closing soon Tue, 1st May)

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(Sunday, 29th Apr - All Day)
Five multi-award-winning photographers – Poulomi Basu, Sam Faulkner, Adam Ferguson, Ashley Gilbertson and Andrew Quilty – have documented the lives of people around the world who have been affected by blindness that could, and should, have been avoided.  (Closing soon Fri, 4th May)

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Time to See Photography Exhibition

Free

(Sunday, 29th Apr - 11am to 6pm)
A display of Crossrail artworks, material such as maquettes, sketches and prototypes. (Closing soon Sun, 6th May)

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Art on the Elizabeth line

£15.50

(Sunday, 29th Apr - 10am to 5pm)
This exhibition brings together more than ninety works in oil and watercolour, never-before-exhibited photographs and drawings by the artist. (Closing soon Sun, 6th May)

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David Milne: Modern Painting

£4

(Sunday, 29th Apr - 12pm to 5pm)
Early Printed Fans brings together a diverse array of fans from The Fan Museum’s collections. (Closing soon Sun, 6th May)

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Early Printed Fans

£9.90

(Sunday, 29th Apr - 11am to 5pm)
Explore the T-shirt in the 20th Century through this exhibition; charting the history, culture and subversion of the most affordable and popular item of clothing on the planet. (Closing soon Sun, 6th May)

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Exhibitions opening soon


 

Regular Events on Sun 29th Apr 2018

(usually repeat most weeks)

Visit the second biggest Conservatory in London
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Hackney's oldest building will be open to the public. Discover the history of the building and climb the 135 stairs for the best view of Hackney.
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Walking Tours of London on Sun 29th 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

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Mon 30th Apr at 09:15am


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