What's on in London on Monday 24th 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 Mon 24th Sep 2018

These tours will explore the history and architecture of Lambeth’s gem of Edwardian public architecture and discuss the recent works.
 Starts at 6pm
 
 Brixton
2018-09-24
2018-09-24
A talk by Dr Neil MacGregor on his new publication Living with the Gods: 40,000 Years of Peoples, Objects and Beliefs.
 7pm to 8:30pm
 
 Southwark
2018-09-24
2018-09-24

Living with the Gods: 40,000 Years of Peoples, Objects and Beliefs - A Talk with Neil MacGregor

Discover more about the relationship between chocolate and royalty in this talk from Historic Royal Palaces’s curator, Polly Putnam.
 7pm to 8pm
 
 East Molesey
2018-09-24
2018-09-24

The Consumption of Chocolate in the Royal Court

Gothic or 'gaslight' visions of London have remained popular with cinema audiences, providing a fictional and often eerie counterpoint to the growth of the modern city.
 6pm to 7pm
 
 Barbican
2018-09-24
2018-09-24

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Free
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.

2018-09-24

Concrete Reality - Denys Lasdun and the National Theatre

£7.50
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.

2018-09-24

Astérix in Britain: The Life and Work of René Goscinny

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

2018-09-24

Money and medals mapping the UK's numismatic collections

£24

(Monday, 24th Sep - 9:30am to 6pm)
The summer opening of Buckingham Palace, with an art display curated by the Prince of Wales.

2018-09-24

Prince and Patron

£13.23

(Monday, 24th Sep - 12pm to 8pm)
A celebratory show that will explore the past, present and future of ice cream.

2018-09-24
£10.35

(Monday, 24th Sep - 10am to 5pm)
The Great British Seaside celebrates six decades of our love affair with the beach.

2018-09-24

The Great British Seaside

Free

(Monday, 24th Sep - 9:30am to 5:30pm)
An exhibition about 4 formative years in the 1980s music scene.

2018-09-24

The Music That Saved a Decade

Free

(Monday, 24th Sep - 10am to 5pm)
A new commission which leads the visitor through deceptive murals, cunning architectural structures and a newly commissioned film to trace the lineage of perspective across centuries and technologies.

2018-09-24

Disappear Here

Free
This exhibition delves into the history behind the School’s creation, its iconic uniform, historic practices, and charitable benefactors.

2018-09-24

Bluecoats in the City: 350 Years of Christ’s Hospital

Free

(Monday, 24th 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

2018-09-24

Ed Ruscha: Course of Empire

Exhibitions opening soon


 

Walking Tours of London on Mon 24th Sep 2018

A guided walk to discover how Suffragettes used iconic locations in the City to further their cause.  ()
2018-09-24
Walking tour of the City, taking in stories of forgotten women workers, medieval business owners, famous queens, and 20th-century heroines.   ()
2018-09-24
Let "Mike the Mod" share his first-hand knowledge of the history of contemporary music in Camden   ()
2018-09-24
 

Tower Bridge opening times

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Tue 25th Sep at 07:15pm


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