What's on in London on Wednesday 2nd May 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 2nd May 2018

Free

(Wednesday, 2nd May - 6pm to 7pm)
This lecture will explore the possible affinity between Marx’s work in human history and Darwin’s in natural history.  ()
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Free

(Wednesday, 2nd May - 11am to 6pm)
A display of Crossrail artworks, material such as maquettes, sketches and prototypes.

2018-05-02

Art on the Elizabeth line

£15.50

(Wednesday, 2nd May - 10am to 5pm)
This exhibition brings together more than ninety works in oil and watercolour, never-before-exhibited photographs and drawings by the artist.

2018-05-02

David Milne: Modern Painting

£4

(Wednesday, 2nd May - 11am to 5pm)
Early Printed Fans brings together a diverse array of fans from The Fan Museum’s collections.

2018-05-02

Early Printed Fans

£9.90

(Wednesday, 2nd May - 11am to 6pm)
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.

2018-05-02
£11

(Wednesday, 2nd May - 10am to 5pm)
The relationship between language and the living world is celebrated in this exhibition of poetry and illustration

2018-05-02

The Lost Words

Free

(Wednesday, 2nd May - 10am to 6pm)
A rare opportunity to see stunning paintings, pastels, and drawings by leading French Impressionist Hilaire-Germain-Edgar Degas.

2018-05-02

Drawn in Colour: Degas from the Burrell

£19.70

(Wednesday, 2nd May - 10am to 6pm)
This exhibition presents captivating works by Monet, Tissot, Pissarro and their compatriots.

2018-05-02

Impressionists in London

£11

(Wednesday, 2nd May - All Day)
This exhibition shows the rich material world of Charles II's court and the role of the arts in the re-establishment of the Stuart monarchy.

2018-05-02

Charles II: Art & Power

This display examines the background to the first soldier of African descent to be awarded the Victoria Cross.

2018-05-02

Fighting for Empire: From Slavery to Military Service in the West India Regiments

£9

(Wednesday, 2nd May - 10am to 5:50pm)
Enter the realm of venomous creatures in this eye-opening exhibition.

2018-05-02

Venom: Killer and cure

Exhibitions opening soon


 

Walking Tours of London on Wed 2nd May 2018

Hear about the history of the area and how it was transformed to host the world-famous London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.  ()
2018-05-02
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.  ()
2018-05-02
 

Tower Bridge opening times

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Wed 23rd May at 03:00pm


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