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


Top events in London on Thu 28th Jun 2018

This panel discussion will reflect on how The City of London’s built environment has developed over the last 30 years to adapt to ever-changing needs.
 6pm to 7:30pm
 
 City of London
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This talk examines the rise and fall of German modernism in the 1920s and 1930s.
 6:30pm to 8pm
 
 Russell Square
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How has food production, distribution, storage, preparation, consumption, waste, and culture changed London’s built environment? How has London changed food? What does the future hold?
 6:30pm to 8:30pm
 
 Southwark
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Based on several years of research, and more than 20 dedicated field missions by the authors, the Coffee Atlas of Ethiopia accurately maps and describes farmed and wild Arabica coffee (Coffea arabica) across Ethiopia.
 6:30pm to 7:45pm
 
 Covent Garden
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In this talk, Dr Ian Mortimer will explore the use of historical methodology and the importance of avoiding complacency when researching and writing history.
 6:30pm to 8pm
 
 Richmond
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Professor Panikos Panayi explores the history of this quintessential British dish.
 11am to 12:30pm
 
 Greenwich
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Where Poppies Blow is the unique story of how nature gave the British soldiers of the Great War a reason to fight, and the will to go on.
 7pm to 8:30pm
 
 Southwark
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

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
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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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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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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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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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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
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A display exploring the Romanian experience of the First World War.
event time 10am to 5:30pm
 Chelsea
 Closing soon Sun, 15th Jul
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An exhibition about the 150th anniversary of the railway at Elstree.
event time 12pm to 6pm
 Elstree
 Closing soon Sat, 21st Jul
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This exhibition places William Harvey where he truly belongs: at the heart of the history of medicine, science and our modern understanding of the human body and life itself.
event time 9am to 5pm
 Camden
 Closing soon Thu, 26th Jul
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One exhibition featuring Monet’s paintings and nothing else? That’s a rare thing.
event time 10am to 6pm
 Trafalgar Square
 Closing soon Sun, 29th Jul
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Thursday 28th 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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A guided walk to discover how Suffragettes used iconic locations in the City to further their cause.
 2pm to 4pm
 
 City of London
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Walking tour of the City, taking in stories of forgotten women workers, medieval business owners, famous queens, and 20th-century heroines.
 2pm to 4pm
 
 Barbican
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Guided walk in Kenwood
 10:30am to 12:30pm
 
 Hampstead
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Walking tours of London on Thursday 28th June 2018

Join Henri for a fun and fascinating walking tour around London’s trendiest neighbourhood.
 2pm to 4pm
 
 Moorgate
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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
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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