Welcome to the IanVisits guide to free and cheap lectures, talks, heritage, walks and miscellany happening around London.


Top events in London on Sat 2nd Jun 2018

Over 130 exhibitors and 20 guest speakers on radical politics in one hall.
 12pm to 6pm
 
 New Cross
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The history of Wandsworth Prison displayed in over 400 objects.
 10am to 5pm
 
 Wandsworth
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A chance for everyone to come and see what the beekeepers do, find out about beekeeping, buy local honey and enjoy teas.
 1pm to 5pm
 
 Twickenham
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A wondrous old barn now filled with random heritage clutter -- go for the atmosphere than the objects themselves.
 10:30am to 4pm
 
 Upminster
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Monthly open day at one of London's more curious and delightful museums, devoted to the history of the sewing machine.
 2pm to 5pm
 
 Tooting
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Astrophysicist Dr Roberto Trotta will talk about the science behind some of your favourite sci-fi movies.
 Starts at 5:50pm
 
 South Kensington
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

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.
event time 1pm to 5pm
 Euston
 Closing soon Sat, 2nd Jun
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How do your biscuit preferences represent your identity and what type of biscuit would you reinvent yourself as?
event time 10am to 9pm
 Rotherhithe
 Closing soon Fri, 8th Jun
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A typography based exhibition featuring new works from 6 artists who have a long connection with letters in various forms and colours.
event time 11am to 6pm
 Whitechapel
 Closing soon Sat, 9th Jun
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A photo-story by award-winning photographer Jim Grover that captures the lives of the first generation of Caribbean migrants here in South London
event time 10am to 6pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Sun, 10th Jun
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This group exhibition brings together artworks by seven international artists that address how our world might look and feel in the future.
event time 11am to 7pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Mon, 11th Jun
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What would the past have been like in the Middle Ages if the future had happened before?
event time 10am to 5pm
 Clerkenwell
 Closing soon Sat, 16th Jun
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First London exhibition devoted to the Scottish photographer John Thomson (1837-1921) and his photography in Asia.
event time 10:30am to 5pm
 Euston
 Closing soon Sat, 23rd Jun
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A solo exhibition of work by legendary street artist and stencil wizard Stewy.
event time 11am to 6pm
 Stoke Newington
 Closing soon Sat, 23rd Jun
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Work by photographer Jill Furmanovsky, looking at the past and present of the iconic studios.
event time 9:30am to 4pm
 Barbican
 Closing soon Wed, 27th Jun
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A display of the Greenwich section of a 1:1500 scale wooden model of London as it was in 1840
event time 10am to 5pm
 Greenwich
 Closing soon Sat, 30th Jun
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Saturday 2nd June 2018

With an experienced tour guide, our Tours are for people interested in social history or family history, wanting to find out what's in our Library and Archives.
 11am to 1pm
 
 Clerkenwell
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A guided tour around the historic Somerset House including the vaults under the main forecourt.
 12:15pm to :
 
 Strand
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Explore the West End's architectural heritage.
 2pm to 4pm
 
 Soho
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 11am to 12:30pm
 
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Weekend openings of one of London's largest visible Roman ruins, currently in the basement of an otherwise unremarkable office block.
 11am to 1pm
 
 City of London
2018-06-02
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Walking tours of London on Saturday 2nd June 2018

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
 
 Olympic Park
2018-06-02
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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.
 3:30pm to 5:30pm
 
 Southwark
2018-06-02
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Uncover some of the locations from the James Bond films, including the latest 007 film adventure.
 10:30am to 1pm
 
 Trafalgar Square
2018-06-02
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Let "Mike the Mod" share his first-hand knowledge of the history of contemporary music in Camden
 2pm to 4pm
 
 Hampstead
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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.
 2pm to 4pm
 
 Tower Hill
2018-06-02
2018-06-02
Join Henri for a fun and fascinating walking tour around London’s trendiest neighbourhood.
 2pm to 4pm
 
 Moorgate
2018-06-02
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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.
 tba
 
 Barbican
2018-06-02
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Tower Bridge opening times

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Tue 25th Sep at 07:15pm