What's on in London on Saturday 9th 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 Sat 9th Jun 2018

Tours of the the only surviving windmill in inner London
 1pm to 2pm
 
 Brixton
2018-06-09
2018-06-09

Brixton Windmill monthly open weekend

London's lost buildings – from coaching inns and horse markets to riverside mansions and gin palaces – are the focus of a this exhibition.
 9:30am to 4:45pm
 
 Clerkenwell
2018-06-09
2018-06-09

Forgotten London

The festival will host a range of archaeology-related activities, including behind the scenes tours, art activities and artefact handling for all ages.
 12pm to 5pm
 
 Euston
2018-06-09
2018-06-09
As is traditional, a large formation of military aircraft will fly over central London for The Queen's Birthday Flypast.
 1pm to 9pm
 
2018-06-09
2018-06-09
A day for labyrinth enthusiasts. Two labyrinths available to walk, and speakers
 10am to 4pm
 
 Leytonstone
2018-06-09
2018-06-09

Labyrinths in Britain Gathering

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Free

(Saturday, 9th Jun - 11am to 6pm)
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)

2018-06-09

Just Type

Free

(Saturday, 9th 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)

2018-06-09

Windrush: Portrait of a Generation

Free

(Saturday, 9th Jun - 11am to 7pm)
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)

2018-06-09

Adapt to Survive: Notes from the Future

Free

(Saturday, 9th 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)

2018-06-09
Free

(Saturday, 9th Jun - 10:30am to 5pm)
First London exhibition devoted to the Scottish photographer John Thomson (1837-1921) and his photography in Asia.  (Closing soon Sat, 23rd Jun)

2018-06-09

China and Siam: Through the Lens of John Thomson

Free

(Saturday, 9th Jun - 11am to 6pm)
A solo exhibition of work by legendary street artist and stencil wizard Stewy. (Closing soon Sat, 23rd Jun)

2018-06-09

Stewy: Psycho Geographic

Free

(Saturday, 9th Jun - 9:30am to 4pm)
Work by photographer Jill Furmanovsky, looking at the past and present of the iconic studios. (Closing soon Wed, 27th Jun)

2018-06-09
Free

(Saturday, 9th Jun - All Day)
A large scale, futuristic sculpture will bring the sun down to earth in a heady alchemy of nature and technology. (Closing soon Wed, 27th Jun)

2018-06-09

Kimchi and Chips: Halo

Free

(Saturday, 9th 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)

2018-06-09

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)

2018-06-09

 In Search of Frankenstein: Photographs by Chloe Dewe Mathews

Exhibitions opening soon


 

Regular Events on Sat 9th Jun 2018

(usually repeat most weeks)

Weekend openings of one of London's largest visible Roman ruins, currently in the basement of an otherwise unremarkable office block.
2018-06-09
A guided tour around the historic Somerset House including the vaults under the main forecourt.
2018-06-09
Brompton Cemetery is home to over 600 trees, reflecting 50 different species. Come and find out about some of our most notable tree treasures.
2018-06-09
 

Walking Tours of London on Sat 9th Jun 2018

First in 2 special walks for LFA2018 exploring the multiple identities and shapeshifting characters of the landscape between Blackfriars and the Aldwych to reveal London's mighty North Bank through its best kept architectural secrets and spectacular sleeping giants! With guest contributions from performers, architects and historians.
2018-06-09
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.  ()
2018-06-09
Uncover some of the locations from the James Bond films, including the latest 007 film adventure.  ()
2018-06-09
Hear about the history of the area and how it was transformed to host the world-famous London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.  ()
2018-06-09
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.  ()
2018-06-09
Let "Mike the Mod" share his first-hand knowledge of the history of contemporary music in Camden   ()
2018-06-09
Join Henri for a fun and fascinating walking tour around London’s trendiest neighbourhood.  ()
2018-06-09
This walking tour covers iconic London from a new perspective, introducing guests to the history and surprisingly dynamic modern politics of the Public Toilet.  ()
2018-06-09
 

Tower Bridge opening times

12:00pmSailing Barge Lady DaphneUp river
12:45pmSailing Barge Lady DaphneDown river
04:15pmSailing Barge Lady DaphneUp river
04:45pmSailing Barge Lady DaphneDown river
05:00pmSailing Barge Lady DaphneDown river

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