What's on in London on Saturday 16th 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 16th Jun 2018

Free

(Saturday, 16th Jun - 12pm to 6pm)
Traditional local community fete and also a parade from the town centre.  (Hanwell)
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(Saturday, 16th Jun - 12:30pm to 5:30pm)
Annual fete held in Highgate with all the usual stalls and events.  (Highgate)
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(Saturday, 16th Jun - 12pm to 9pm)
A local community festival to mark the revamping of the road layout into a pedestrian space.  (Tower Hill)
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£14.00

(Saturday, 16th Jun - 11am to 4pm)
Eight private gardens in Spitalfields will open their doors for the public to go inside.
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Visit the Spitalfields Gardens

Free

(Saturday, 16th Jun - 1pm to 4pm)
Join local bee recorder Mark Patterson and learn about the summer seasonal bees which make the cemetery park their home, how to identify bees in the field for beginners.  (Bow)
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Early Summer Bee ID Walk

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Free

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

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(Saturday, 16th Jun - 10:30am to 5pm)
First London exhibition devoted to the Scottish photographer John Thomson (1837-1921) and his photography in Asia.

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China and Siam: Through the Lens of John Thomson

Free

(Saturday, 16th Jun - All Day)
A trapezoidal contemporary gateway structure will create over 400 mirrored images of St Pauls Cathedral.

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LFA -  St Paul’s Gateway

Free

(Saturday, 16th Jun - 10am to 5pm)
A display of the Greenwich section of a 1:1500 scale wooden model of London as it was in 1840

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LFA - London 1840

Free

(Saturday, 16th Jun - 10am to 6pm)
A display of the last remaining parts of the Whitechapel fatberg.

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Fatberg!

Free

(Saturday, 16th Jun - 12pm to 7pm)
A sound installation by composer and sound artist, Emily Peasgood as a requiem to the thousands of forgotten women and children, known as the ‘outcast dead’ buried at Crossbones Graveyard.

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£12.50

(Saturday, 16th Jun - 10am to 5:50pm)
Explore the world's best nature photography, highlighting the incredible range of life on Earth.

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Wildlife Photographer of the Year

Free

(Saturday, 16th Jun - 10am to 3pm)
An exhibition about the 150th anniversary of the railway at Elstree.

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£22

(Saturday, 16th Jun - 10am to 6pm)
One exhibition featuring Monet’s paintings and nothing else? That’s a rare thing.

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Monet & Architecture

£25.50

(Saturday, 16th Jun - All Day)
Animatronic dinosaurs come to North Greenwich

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Dinosaurs In The Wild

Exhibitions opening soon


 

Regular Events on Sat 16th 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.
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A guided tour around the historic Somerset House including the vaults under the main forecourt.
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Walking Tours of London on Sat 16th Jun 2018

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.  ()
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Uncover some of the locations from the James Bond films, including the latest 007 film adventure.  ()
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Hear about the history of the area and how it was transformed to host the world-famous London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.  ()
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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.  ()
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Let "Mike the Mod" share his first-hand knowledge of the history of contemporary music in Camden   ()
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Join Henri for a fun and fascinating walking tour around London’s trendiest neighbourhood.  ()
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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.  ()
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Tower Bridge opening times

07:45pmPaddle Steamer Dixie QueenUp river
08:45pmPaddle Steamer Dixie QueenDown river
11:15pmPaddle Steamer Dixie QueenUp river
03:30pmSailing Barge Lady DaphneUp river
04:15pmSailing Barge Lady DaphneDown river
07:45pmSailing Barge Lady DaphneUp river
08:45pmSailing Barge Lady DaphneDown river

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