What's on in London on Tuesday 17th 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 Tue 17th Jul 2018

A note that the Silver Wind, a large cruise ship will be passing through Tower Bridge this evening.
 5pm to 5:30pm
 
 Southwark
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A cruise ship is to pass through Tower Bridge

The Pathology Museum at QMUL presents the book launch The Science of Sin by Dr Jack Lewis.
 6:30pm to 8:30pm
 
 Barbican
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'The Science of Sin' Book Launch

To coincide with Hope to Nope, this talk explores the role of social media, gifs and memes, in the rise of Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn.
 6:30pm to 8pm
 
 Kensington
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Corbynmania: Social media and Jeremy Corbyn

Matt Brown will share his love of maps, and particularly how they can be used to illuminate London's history and culture
 6pm to 8pm
 
 City of London
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Alternative Maps of London

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Free

(Tuesday, 17th Jul - 12pm to 6pm)
An exhibition about the 150th anniversary of the railway at 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.  (Closing soon Thu, 26th Jul)

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Ceaseless motion: William Harvey’s experiments in circulation

£22

(Tuesday, 17th Jul - 10am to 6pm)
One exhibition featuring Monet’s paintings and nothing else? That’s a rare thing. (Closing soon Sun, 29th Jul)

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Monet & Architecture

£17

(Tuesday, 17th Jul - 10am to 5:50pm)
Discover how ancient Greek sculpture inspired Rodin to set a radical new direction for modern art. (Closing soon Sun, 29th Jul)

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Free

(Tuesday, 17th Jul - 9:30am to 6pm)
This exhibition presents the work of Cross River Partnership (CRP) and its public and private sector partners to provide Clean Air for London. (Closing soon Mon, 30th Jul)

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Clean Air for London

£25.50

(Tuesday, 17th Jul - All Day)
Animatronic dinosaurs come to North Greenwich (Closing soon Tue, 31st Jul)

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Dinosaurs In The Wild

Free

(Tuesday, 17th Jul - 10am to 5:30pm)
An exhibition brings to life the dawn of hip hop culture in a series of vibrant photographs. (Closing soon Sat, 4th Aug)

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Free

(Tuesday, 17th Jul - All Day)
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 (Closing soon Sun, 5th Aug)

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 Karl and Eleanor Marx

An outdoor exhibition of photographs, around the Kings Cross area of London, exploring the diversity of European Heritage. (Closing soon Thu, 9th Aug)

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Another Europe, an outdoor exhibition of photographs around Kings Cross

£12

(Tuesday, 17th Jul - 10am to 6pm)
Discover how graphic design has played a pivotal role in dictating and reacting to the major political moments of our times. (Closing soon Sun, 12th Aug)

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Exhibitions opening soon


 

Regular Events on Tue 17th Jul 2018

(usually repeat most weeks)

A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
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A free guided tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
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Walking Tours of London on Tue 17th Jul 2018

Let "Mike the Mod" share his first-hand knowledge of the history of contemporary music in Camden   ()
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Tower Bridge opening times

05:15pmSilver WindDown river
02:35pmTugsUp river

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