What's on in London on Saturday 8th September 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 8th Sep 2018

Free

(Saturday, 8th Sep - 9:30am to 4:45pm)
London's lost buildings – from coaching inns and horse markets to riverside mansions and gin palaces – are the focus of a this exhibition.  (Clerkenwell)
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Forgotten London

A wondrous old barn now filled with random heritage clutter -- go for the atmosphere than the objects themselves.  (Upminster)
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Occasional open weekend at the  Upminster Tithe Barn Museum of Nostalgia

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

£16.50

(Saturday, 8th Sep - 10am to 5pm)
A major retrospective of work by the celebrated British artist and designer, Edward Bawden RA CBE (1903-89).

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Edward Bawden

£5.85

(Saturday, 8th Sep - 10am to 5:50pm)
See hundreds of live butterflies and moths up-close in a tropical butterfly house.

2018-09-08

Sensational Butterflies

Free

(Saturday, 8th Sep - 10am to 6pm)
From folk remedies and tooth fairies to barber-surgeons and professional dentists, Teeth tells the tale of our pursuit of a pain-free mouth and the perfect smile.

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Teeth

£24

(Saturday, 8th Sep - 9:30am to 6pm)
The summer opening of Buckingham Palace, with an art display curated by the Prince of Wales.

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Prince and Patron

£10.35

(Saturday, 8th Sep - 10am to 5pm)
The Great British Seaside celebrates six decades of our love affair with the beach.

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The Great British Seaside

Free

(Saturday, 8th Sep - 10am to 6pm)
See Ed Ruscha's modern take on the cyclical nature of civilisation, evocative of Thomas Cole's series of the same name

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Ed Ruscha: Course of Empire

£12

(Saturday, 8th Sep - 10am to 6pm)
Discover one of America’s leading painters of the mid-19th century.

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Thomas Cole: Eden to Empire

£22

(Saturday, 8th Sep - 10am to 6pm)
This exhibition explores the influence of Michael Jackson on some of the leading names in contemporary art,

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Michael Jackson: On the Wall

£7

(Saturday, 8th Sep - 10am to 5:30pm)
An award-winning exhibition exploring the endless ways in which colour shapes our world.

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Colour: The Rainbow Revealed

Free

(Saturday, 8th Sep - 10am to 6pm)
A major exhibition about the burial and funeral rites of Roman London.

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Roman Dead

Exhibitions opening soon


 

Regular Events on Sat 8th Sep 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.
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A guided tour around the historic Somerset House including the vaults under the main forecourt.
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Walking Tours of London on Sat 8th Sep 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.  ()
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Uncover some of the locations from the James Bond films, including the latest 007 film adventure.  ()
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Hear about the history of the area and how it was transformed to host the world-famous London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.  ()
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Let "Mike the Mod" share his first-hand knowledge of the history of contemporary music in Camden   ()
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Join Henri for a fun and fascinating walking tour around London’s trendiest neighbourhood.  ()
2018-09-08
This walking tour covers iconic London from a new perspective, introducing guests to the history and surprisingly dynamic modern politics of the Public Toilet.  ()
2018-09-08
 

Tower Bridge opening times

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Sat 15th Sep at 12:30pm


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