What's on in London on Saturday 7th July 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 7th Jul 2018

Free

(Saturday, 7th Jul - All Day)
As part of the RAF's 100th anniversary events, there will be a display of military aircraft on Horseguards Parade.  (Whitehall)
2018-07-07
2018-07-07

Military aircraft display on Horseguards

A wondrous old barn now filled with random heritage clutter -- go for the atmosphere than the objects themselves.  (Upminster)
2018-07-07
2018-07-07

Occasional open weekend at the  Upminster Tithe Barn Museum of Nostalgia

Free

(Saturday, 7th Jul - 2pm to 5pm)
Monthly open day at one of London's more curious and delightful museums, devoted to the history of the sewing machine.  (Tooting)
2018-07-07
2018-07-07

London Sewing Machine Museum Open Day

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Free

(Saturday, 7th Jul - 10am to 3pm)
An exhibition about the 150th anniversary of the railway at Elstree.

2018-07-07
£22

(Saturday, 7th Jul - 10am to 6pm)
One exhibition featuring Monet’s paintings and nothing else? That’s a rare thing.

2018-07-07

Monet & Architecture

£25.50

(Saturday, 7th Jul - All Day)
Animatronic dinosaurs come to North Greenwich

2018-07-07

Dinosaurs In The Wild

£12

(Saturday, 7th Jul - 10am to 6pm)
Discover how graphic design and technology have played a pivotal role in dictating and reacting to the major political moments of our times.

2018-07-07
£6

(Saturday, 7th Jul - 11am to 4pm)
A display of automata from the leading makers of the last 40 years, ranging from the humorous to the macabre and from the playful to the satirical.

2018-07-07

A Curious Turn: Moving, Mechanical Sculpture

£14.50

(Saturday, 7th Jul - All Day)
This mid-career survey of the work of acclaimed South Korean artist Lee Bul – the first in London – explores the artist’s extensive investigation into the body and its relationship to architectural space.

2018-07-07

Lee Bul

Free

(Saturday, 7th Jul - 10am to 5pm)
A striking presentation of three works by the internationally-renowned artist, Emily Allchurch.

2018-07-07

Emily Allchurch: Visions of Architectural Fancy

Free

(Saturday, 7th Jul - 10am to 6pm)
This exhibition considers how artists can give shape to the human experience, provoking ideas about our senses, our sexual health, our bodies’ limitations and reflections on our food chain.

2018-07-07

Somewhere in Between

The exhibition focuses on the early, 'radical moment' of Postmodernism, which it reveals to be one of the most inventive periods in British architectural history

2018-07-07

The Return of the Past: Postmodernism in British Architecture

£14

(Saturday, 7th Jul - 9:30am to 5pm)
This exhibition tells the story of Captain James Cook’s three world-changing voyages through original documents, many of which were produced by the artists, scientists and sailors on board the ships.

2018-07-07

The voyages of Captain James Cook

Exhibitions opening soon


 

Regular Events on Sat 7th Jul 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.
2018-07-07
A guided tour around the historic Somerset House including the vaults under the main forecourt.
2018-07-07
 

Walking Tours of London on Sat 7th Jul 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.  ()
2018-07-07
Uncover some of the locations from the James Bond films, including the latest 007 film adventure.  ()
2018-07-07
Hear about the history of the area and how it was transformed to host the world-famous London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.  ()
2018-07-07
Let "Mike the Mod" share his first-hand knowledge of the history of contemporary music in Camden   ()
2018-07-07
Join Henri for a fun and fascinating walking tour around London’s trendiest neighbourhood.  ()
2018-07-07
This walking tour covers iconic London from a new perspective, introducing guests to the history and surprisingly dynamic modern politics of the Public Toilet.  ()
2018-07-07
 

Tower Bridge opening times

07:45pmSailing Training Ship Gulden LeeuwUp river
08:15pmSailing Training Ship Gulden LeeuwDown river

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