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

Free
This short talk explores eighteenth and nineteenth century infirmary and dietary records, providing insights into the challenges faced every day.  (Clerkenwell)
2018-08-07
2018-08-07

Discovering the Foundling Hospital: Health and Welfare

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

£12

(Tuesday, 7th Aug - 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.

2018-08-07
£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.

2018-08-07

Lee Bul

£10
Hundreds of genuine Spice Girls stage costumes on display beside thousands of items of memorabilia and merchandise.

2018-08-07

SPICEUP - An Exhibition About The Spice Girls

Free

(Tuesday, 7th Aug - 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.

2018-08-07

Somewhere in Between

£14

(Tuesday, 7th Aug - 9:30am to 8pm)
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.

2018-08-07

The voyages of Captain James Cook

Free

(Tuesday, 7th Aug - 9am to 7pm)
This exhibition concentrates on the last (and often bitter) years of the long campaign of the struggle for women's right to vote from 1908 - 1914.

2018-08-07

At Last! Votes for Women

£9.80

(Tuesday, 7th Aug - 9:30am to 5pm)
Discover the history of Bridge House Estates, the organisation that oversaw the entire construction of Tower Bridge over a century ago and continues to maintain it to this day.

2018-08-07

The Historic Bridge House Estates

The 20th century’s most iconic and influential Nordic designs for children, from BRIO to LEGO, Marimekko and the Moomins have been brought together for the first time in this new exhibition.

2018-08-07

Century of the Child: Nordic Design for Children 1900 to Today

£11

(Tuesday, 7th Aug - 10am to 5pm)
British artist Jodie Carey creates three new site-responsive installations.

2018-08-07

Jodie Carey - Sea

£16.50

(Tuesday, 7th Aug - 10am to 5pm)
A major retrospective of work by the celebrated British artist and designer, Edward Bawden RA CBE (1903-89).

2018-08-07

Edward Bawden

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

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Thu 9th Aug at 05:30pm


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