Welcome to the IanVisits guide to free and cheap lectures, talks, heritage, walks and miscellany happening around London.
Top events in London on Wed 30th May 2018
A lunchtime conversation with a particle physicist about her work in Antarctica looking for neutrinos – the building blocks of the universe.
1pm to 2pm
Free Science Museum Lates
This month's Science Museum Lates will be exploring the history of the domestic sphere, the innovations that changed it and how the space we inhabit in our youth influences our adult lives.
6:45pm to 10pm
£13.24 Ensonglopedia of Science
Ensonglopedia of Science sees Hinton present a song about science for every letter of the alphabet – expect atoms, big bangs, cells, DNA and plenty more.
Starts at 2pm
A very rare opportunity to join the capital's chronicler of the counterculture Barry Miles in conversation with historian Frank Rynne on the London life of the beat writer William Burroughs.
Starts at 6:30pm
What is Russia’s place in the world now? And what does the turbulence of the last 25 years tell us about where it is heading?
6pm to 7pm
Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon
Learn about global efforts made after the Holocaust to find Zuzana Knobloch and millions of others like her.
10am to 5pm
Closing soon Wed, 30th May
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.
10am to 6pm
Closing soon Thu, 31st May
Photographs have been selected to illustrate the impact, diversity and quality of work by AOP members since 1968.
Closing soon Fri, 1st Jun
The works are inspired by their exploration of both the content of the papyrus stories and the conservation and collections care of papyrus materials in museums.
1pm to 5pm
Closing soon Sat, 2nd Jun
A typography based exhibition featuring new works from 6 artists who have a long connection with letters in various forms and colours.
8am to 5pm
Closing soon Sat, 9th Jun
A photo-story by award-winning photographer Jim Grover that captures the lives of the first generation of Caribbean migrants here in South London
10am to 6pm
Closing soon Sun, 10th Jun
This group exhibition brings together artworks by seven international artists that address how our world might look and feel in the future.
11am to 7pm
Closing soon Mon, 11th Jun
What would the past have been like in the Middle Ages if the future had happened before?
10am to 5pm
Closing soon Sat, 16th Jun
First London exhibition devoted to the Scottish photographer John Thomson (1837-1921) and his photography in Asia.
10:30am to 5pm
Closing soon Sat, 23rd Jun
Work by photographer Jill Furmanovsky, looking at the past and present of the iconic studios.
9:30am to 5:30pm
Closing soon Wed, 27th Jun
Walking tours of London on Wednesday 30th May 2018
£10.00 London Olympic Legacy Tours
Hear about the history of the area and how it was transformed to host the world-famous London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
11am to 1pm
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.
2pm to 4pm
Tower Bridge opening times
Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Tue 25th Sep at 07:15pm