What's on in London on Thursday 7th June 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 Thu 7th Jun 2018

Discover truly remarkable – but surprisingly little known – collections, featuring everything from artworks to scarce anatomical preparations and ext
 5pm to 8pm
 
 Camden
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Royal College of Physicians: Museum Lates

An evening exploring the architecture of the airport.
 6pm to 8:30pm
 
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LFA -  Identity of the Airport

Hear behind-the-scenes secrets such as how costumes are made and effects are achieved, and get a closer look at the sets.
 Starts at 5pm
 
 Barbican
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Backstage Tours at the Barbican

A festival style event to discuss and explore ways of making London a cleaner, greener, and more liveable city.
 6:45pm to 10pm
 
 Covent Garden
2018-06-07
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Late Debate: Environment Matters

An evening of hands-on science and a panel discussion, chaired by Dallas Campbell, discussing the science behind science fiction
 7pm to 10pm
 
 Hanover Square
2018-06-07
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ExpeRience: A space odyssey

Join Jennifer Ullman to hear about the rich history of this much loved London landmark and learn how our times are leaving their mark.
 Starts at 7:30pm
 
 Battersea
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Angela Smith, author of Suffrage Discourse in Britain During the First World War, will look at the ways in which the many different factions of the movement adopted a range of strategies, using the war to advance the cause.
 6pm to 7:30pm
 
 Richmond
2018-06-07
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The impact of the First World War on the campaign for women’s suffrage

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Free

(Thursday, 7th Jun - 10am to 9pm)
How do your biscuit preferences represent your identity and what type of biscuit would you reinvent yourself as? (Closing soon Fri, 8th Jun)

2018-06-07

LFA - Taking the Biscuit

Free

(Thursday, 7th Jun - 8am to 5pm)
A typography based exhibition featuring new works from 6 artists who have a long connection with letters in various forms and colours. (Closing soon Sat, 9th Jun)

2018-06-07

Just Type

Free

(Thursday, 7th Jun - 10am to 6pm)
A photo-story by award-winning photographer Jim Grover that captures the lives of the first generation of Caribbean migrants here in South London (Closing soon Sun, 10th Jun)

2018-06-07

Windrush: Portrait of a Generation

Free

(Thursday, 7th Jun - 11am to 9pm)
This group exhibition brings together artworks by seven international artists that address how our world might look and feel in the future. (Closing soon Mon, 11th Jun)

2018-06-07

Adapt to Survive: Notes from the Future

Free

(Thursday, 7th Jun - 10am to 5pm)
What would the past have been like in the Middle Ages if the future had happened before? (Closing soon Sat, 16th Jun)

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Free

(Thursday, 7th Jun - 10:30am to 8pm)
First London exhibition devoted to the Scottish photographer John Thomson (1837-1921) and his photography in Asia.  (Closing soon Sat, 23rd Jun)

2018-06-07

China and Siam: Through the Lens of John Thomson

Free

(Thursday, 7th Jun - 11am to 6pm)
A solo exhibition of work by legendary street artist and stencil wizard Stewy. (Closing soon Sat, 23rd Jun)

2018-06-07

Stewy: Psycho Geographic

Free

(Thursday, 7th Jun - 9:30am to 7:30pm)
Work by photographer Jill Furmanovsky, looking at the past and present of the iconic studios. (Closing soon Wed, 27th Jun)

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Free

(Thursday, 7th Jun - 10am to 5pm)
A display of the Greenwich section of a 1:1500 scale wooden model of London as it was in 1840 (Closing soon Sat, 30th Jun)

2018-06-07

LFA - London 1840

Chloe Dewe Mathews photographs explore the environmental and social issues of our time through the themes of Mary Shelley’s novel.  (Closing soon Sun, 1st Jul)

2018-06-07

 In Search of Frankenstein: Photographs by Chloe Dewe Mathews

Exhibitions opening soon


 

Walking Tours of London on Thu 7th Jun 2018

A guided walk to discover how Suffragettes used iconic locations in the City to further their cause.  ()
2018-06-07
Walking tour of the City, taking in stories of forgotten women workers, medieval business owners, famous queens, and 20th-century heroines.   ()
2018-06-07
Follow the largely forgotten and completely underground Falcon Brook's lower course, from close by Wandsworth Common to the Thames.  ()
2018-06-07
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.  ()
2018-06-07
Join Henri for a fun and fascinating walking tour around London’s trendiest neighbourhood.  ()
2018-06-07
 

Tower Bridge opening times

11:30amSailing Barge ArdwinaUp river
04:45pmSailing Barge ArdwinaDown river
04:15pmSailing Barge ArdwinaUp river
05:00pmSailing Barge ArdwinaDown river

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