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


Saturday 14th Jul

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
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The Thamesmead Festival returns to the shores of Southmere Lake as it celebrates its 50th birthday.
 12pm to 7pm
 
 Abbey Wood
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Tours of the the only surviving windmill in inner London
 1pm to 2pm
 
 Brixton
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The inaugural Kew Bridge Classic will see a collection of vehicles from all eras exhibited within the surroundings of the pumping station at Kew Bridge.
 10am to 4pm
 
 Brentford
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In the early nineteenth century, when commercial cemeteries began to be created with no precedents for the type of landscape they should present.  Join Dr Brent Elliott to explore the history of this unique landscape.
 Starts at 2pm
 
 West Brompton
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

A display of hand drawn maps by Adam Dant that feature in his new book.
event time 10:30am to 5pm
 Chelsea
 Closing soon Sat, 14th Jul
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The exhibition brings together their artworks, photographs, letters and personal possessions in the UK for the first time.
event time 10am to 5:30pm
 Russell Square
 Closing soon Sun, 15th 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 10am to 3pm
 Elstree
 Closing soon Sat, 21st 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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Discover how ancient Greek sculpture inspired Rodin to set a radical new direction for modern art.
event time 10am to 5:50pm
 Russell Square
 Closing soon Sun, 29th Jul
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This exhibition presents the work of Cross River Partnership (CRP) and its public and private sector partners to provide Clean Air for London.
event time 10am to 5pm
 Euston
 Closing soon Mon, 30th Jul
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Animatronic dinosaurs come to North Greenwich
event time All Day
 Greenwich
 Closing soon Tue, 31st Jul
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An exhibition brings to life the dawn of hip hop culture in a series of vibrant photographs.
event time 12pm to 5:30pm
 Fitzrovia
 Closing soon Sat, 4th Aug
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Discover the links between the British Library and Karl Marx and his daughter Eleanor, through original documents from their work in the British Museum Reading Room
event time All Day
 Camden
 Closing soon Sun, 5th Aug
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Saturday 14th July 2018

With an experienced tour guide, our Tours are for people wanting to find out what's in our Library and Archives.
 11am to 1pm
 
 Clerkenwell
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A guided tour around the historic Somerset House including the vaults under the main forecourt.
 12:15pm to :
 
 Strand
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Weekend openings of one of London's largest visible Roman ruins, currently in the basement of an otherwise unremarkable office block.
 11am to 1pm
 
 City of London
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Engineering the West End is a free walking tour covering some of the most impressive examples of civil engineering in London’s popular West End.
 2pm to 4pm
 
 Pimlico
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Walking tours of London on Saturday 14th July 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
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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.
 3:30pm to 5:30pm
 
 Southwark
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Uncover some of the locations from the James Bond films, including the latest 007 film adventure.
 10:30am to 1pm
 
 Trafalgar Square
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Let "Mike the Mod" share his first-hand knowledge of the history of contemporary music in Camden
 2pm to 4pm
 
 Hampstead
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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