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


Wednesday 27th Jun

A talk by Helen Sharman, the first British astronaut in space and the first woman to visit the Mir space station.
 6pm to 8:30pm
 
 Belgravia
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2018-06-27

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Work by photographer Jill Furmanovsky, looking at the past and present of the iconic studios.
event time 9:30am to 5:30pm
 Barbican
 Closing soon Wed, 27th Jun
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2018-06-27
A large scale, futuristic sculpture will bring the sun down to earth in a heady alchemy of nature and technology.
event time All Day
 Strand
 Closing soon Wed, 27th Jun
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2018-06-27
Life in Czechoslovakia during the communist regime in the humanist photography of Dagmar Hochova.
event time 10am to 6pm
 Pimlico
 Closing soon Fri, 29th Jun
2018-06-27
2018-06-27
A trapezoidal contemporary gateway structure will create over 400 mirrored images of St Pauls Cathedral.
event time All Day
 Barbican
 Closing soon Sat, 30th Jun
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2018-06-27
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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2018-06-27
A display of the last remaining parts of the Whitechapel fatberg.
event time 10am to 6pm
 Barbican
 Closing soon Sun, 1st Jul
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2018-06-27
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.
event time 12pm to 7pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Sun, 1st Jul
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2018-06-27
Explore the world's best nature photography, highlighting the incredible range of life on Earth.
event time 10am to 5:50pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Sun, 1st Jul
2018-06-27
2018-06-27
A display exploring the Romanian experience of the First World War.
event time 10am to 5:30pm
 Chelsea
 Closing soon Sun, 15th Jul
2018-06-27
2018-06-27
An exhibition about the 150th anniversary of the railway at Elstree.
event time 12pm to 6pm
 Elstree
 Closing soon Sat, 21st Jul
2018-06-27
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Wednesday 27th June 2018

American street artist and legendary pop-surrealist painter Kenny Scharf returns to London with a series of new and never-before-seen artworks.
 10am to 7pm
 
 Hanover Square
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Guided walk round Hampstead Garden Suburb
 2pm to 4pm
 
 Golders Green
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2018-06-27
Guided walk on Hampstead Heath
 10:30am to 12:30pm
 
 Hampstead
2018-06-27
2018-06-27

Walking tours of London on Wednesday 27th 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
2018-06-27
2018-06-27
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
2018-06-27
2018-06-27
 

Tower Bridge opening times

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