What's on in London on Tuesday 7th August 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 7th Aug 2018

A talk about the suffragettes sent to Holloway Prison.
 6:30pm to 7:45pm
 
 Clerkenwell
2018-08-07
2018-08-07

Talk: Freedom Fighters or Bad Girls?

Mars by 1980 is a tale of the mavericks and future dreamers, malfunctioning devices and sonic mayhem that launched the electronic music revolution.
 7pm to 8pm
 
 Soho
2018-08-07
2018-08-07

Mars by 1980: The Story of Electronic Music

This short talk explores eighteenth and nineteenth century infirmary and dietary records, providing insights into the challenges faced every day.
 2pm to 3pm
 
 Clerkenwell
2018-08-07
2018-08-07

Discovering the Foundling Hospital: Health and Welfare

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

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

2018-08-07

Another Europe, an outdoor exhibition of photographs around Kings Cross

£12

(Tuesday, 7th Aug - 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)

2018-08-07
£14

(Tuesday, 7th Aug - 10am to 6pm)
The visual artist and Royal Academician explores “landscape” in its broadest sense (Closing soon Sun, 12th Aug)

2018-08-07

Tacita Dean - Landscape

Free
Photographs of 1970s Whitechapel homes and squats. (Closing soon Wed, 15th Aug)

2018-08-07

A Sort of Home: 1970s Whitechapel – David Hoffman

Free

(Tuesday, 7th Aug - 11am to 5pm)
Through this exhibition, biomimetic design elements as well as the multilayering of fluid identities and dress are explored. (Closing soon Wed, 15th Aug)

2018-08-07
£18

(Tuesday, 7th Aug - 10am to 6pm)
The 250th annual exhibition at the Royal Academy of Arts. (Closing soon Sun, 19th Aug)

2018-08-07

250th Summer Exhibition

£14.50

(Tuesday, 7th Aug - 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.  (Closing soon Sun, 19th Aug)

2018-08-07

Lee Bul

Free

(Tuesday, 7th Aug - All Day)
Mark 100 years since the iconic leader’s birth, in this exhibition about his fight for equality. (Closing soon Sun, 19th Aug)

2018-08-07

Nelson Mandela: The Centenary Exhibition

£16

(Tuesday, 7th Aug - 10am to 6pm)
The Great Spectacle tells the story of 250 years of the Summer Exhibition, the world’s longest running annual display of contemporary art. (Closing soon Sun, 19th Aug)

2018-08-07

The Great Spectacle

£10
Hundreds of genuine Spice Girls stage costumes on display beside thousands of items of memorabilia and merchandise. (Closing soon Mon, 20th Aug)

2018-08-07

SPICEUP - An Exhibition About The Spice Girls

Exhibitions opening soon


 

Regular Events on Tue 7th Aug 2018

(usually repeat most weeks)

A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
2018-08-07
A free guided tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
2018-08-07
 

Walking Tours of London on Tue 7th Aug 2018

Let "Mike the Mod" share his first-hand knowledge of the history of contemporary music in Camden   ()
2018-08-07
 

Tower Bridge opening times

06:15pmMotor Vessel Hebridean PrincessUp river

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