What's on in London on Tuesday 15th 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 Tue 15th May 2018

An evening of military displays in the heart of the city of London -- see helicopters, tanks, and usually a gun/explosion laden demonstration of an attack.
 5pm to 10pm
 
 Moorgate
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Annual Open Evening at the Honourable Artillery Company

Join the Royal College of Physicians for a special free lecture, part of the season marking its 500th anniversary, reflecting on the history and future of medicine, society and health.In this event, The Right Honourable Sir Ernest Ryder, Senior President of Tribunals in the United Kingdom and judge of the Court of Appeal in England and Wales, will examine the ethical constructs underpinning professionalism and standards in both medicine and the law.
 6pm to 7:30pm
 
 Camden
2018-05-15
2018-05-15

500 years of medicine. The new enlightenment: an ethical case for professionalism

Three days of science talks all taking place in pubs around London.
 tba
 
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A pint of science

Were most or even all non-bird dinosaurs aquatic, as proposed by a lone, controversial author?
 7:30pm to 9pm
 
 Holborn
2018-05-15
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Were Dinosaurs too big? Discussing Dinosaur Evolution

This talk will explore the stage settings for major music concerts and how this influences their teaching, research and approach to engineering in general.
 6:30pm to 8pm
 
 Euston
2018-05-15
2018-05-15

Rock and Roll Engineering

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Free

(Tuesday, 15th May - 9:30am to 3:30pm)
See a unique series of watercolours of the interior and precincts of the Abbey church by the artist Alexander Cresswell. (Closing soon Wed, 16th May)

2018-05-15

Paintings of Westminster Abbey

Free

(Tuesday, 15th May - 9:30am to 5pm)
This exhibition and art installation brings together a variety of media and archival material, from biological slides and scientific papers to photogr (Closing soon Wed, 16th May)

2018-05-15

Under the Microscope

£12

(Tuesday, 15th May - 10am to 6pm)
This exhibition brings together, for the first time, the works of four of the most celebrated figures in art photography. (Closing soon Sun, 20th May)

2018-05-15

Victorian Giants: The Birth of Art Photography

Free

(Tuesday, 15th May - 10am to 6pm)
The only known self-portraits by Spanish master Murillo, reunited for the first time in over three hundred years. (Closing soon Mon, 21st May)

2018-05-15

Murillo: The Self Portraits

£13.50
Touching on themes of countercultures, subcultures and minorities of all kinds, the show features the work of 20 photographers from the 1950s to the present day. (Closing soon Sun, 27th May)

2018-05-15

 Another Kind of Life Photography on the Margins

£15

(Tuesday, 15th May - 10am to 6pm)
The UK’s first major exhibition of artists’ responses to war and conflict since the terrorist attacks on 11 September 2001. (Closing soon Mon, 28th May)

2018-05-15

 Age of Terror: Art since 9/11

Free

(Tuesday, 15th May - 10am to 6pm)
Explore still life through the lens of Tacita Dean, one of the genre's leading contemporary practitioners  (Closing soon Mon, 28th May)

2018-05-15

Tacita Dean: Still Life

Free

(Tuesday, 15th May - 8am to 9am)
Large landscape images explore the theme of reconciliation by capturing how time and nature have eased the scars of war on the battlefields of the Western Front. (Closing soon Mon, 28th May)

2018-05-15

​Fields of Battle, Lands of Peace: 1918 - 2018

Learn about global efforts made after the Holocaust to find Zuzana Knobloch and millions of others like her. (Closing soon Wed, 30th May)

2018-05-15

Fate Unknown: The Search for the Missing after the Holocaust

Free

(Tuesday, 15th May - 10am to 6pm)
This exhibition commemorates the centenary of this momentous battle and the huge medical and human impact of wounding during and beyond the First World War. (Closing soon Thu, 31st May)

2018-05-15

Wounded: Conflict, Casualties and Care

Exhibitions opening soon


 

Regular Events on Tue 15th May 2018

(usually repeat most weeks)

A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
2018-05-15
A free guided tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
2018-05-15
 

Walking Tours of London on Tue 15th May 2018

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.  ()
2018-05-15
Let "Mike the Mod" share his first-hand knowledge of the history of contemporary music in Camden   ()
2018-05-15
 

Tower Bridge opening times

03:15amMotor Vessel HamburgUp river
04:00amAnchor Handling Tug Supply SD DolphinDown river

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