What's on in London on Tuesday 18th 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 Tue 18th Sep 2018

Her great-grandson Peter Barratt will give an account of Alice’s life, highlighted with illustrations from the impressive collection.
 2pm to 3pm

Alice Hawkins: The working class suffragette

Jonathan Bate will go on a journey from the Scottish Highlands to a teenage suicide in London to the Geneva of Jean-Jacques Rousseau, in search of the origins of Romanticism.
 6pm to 7pm

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon


(Tuesday, 18th Sep - All Day)
A large number of film collectables including from Star Wars and the Raiders of the Lost Ark will be on display for two weeks ahead of an auction.


Film props on display ahead of an auction


(Tuesday, 18th Sep - 10am to 6pm)
Exploring the impact of World War One on British, German and French art


 Aftermath Art in the Wake of World War One


(Tuesday, 18th Sep - 11am to 5pm)
An exhibition of feather fans from around the world.


A Bird in the Hand


(Tuesday, 18th Sep - 10:30am to 5pm)
Over 100 dazzling artworks and objects tells the story of a cosmopolitan empire that almost ended British rule in India


Empire of the Sikhs

This exhibition uncovers the intricacies of the NT’s architecture, exploring its complex composition and the layers of history that Denys Lasdun buried within it.


Concrete Reality - Denys Lasdun and the National Theatre

René Goscinny’s story is brought to life through rare original scripts, storyboards, photographs, films, sketches, dressing up stations, games, and more than a little wild boar.


Astérix in Britain: The Life and Work of René Goscinny

This display explains the project, and showcases highlights of its work across the country so far.


Money and medals mapping the UK's numismatic collections


(Tuesday, 18th Sep - 9:30am to 6pm)
The summer opening of Buckingham Palace, with an art display curated by the Prince of Wales.


Prince and Patron


(Tuesday, 18th Sep - 12pm to 8pm)
A celebratory show that will explore the past, present and future of ice cream.


(Tuesday, 18th Sep - 10am to 5pm)
The Great British Seaside celebrates six decades of our love affair with the beach.


The Great British Seaside

Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events on Tue 18th Sep 2018

(usually repeat most weeks)

A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
A free guided tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.

Walking Tours of London on Tue 18th Sep 2018

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

Tower Bridge opening times

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Wed 19th Sep at 08:05am

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