What's on in London on Tuesday 16th October 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 16th Oct 2018

Tom Nancollas takes us to some of the most emblematic surviving offshore lighthouses.
 6:30pm to 7:45pm
 
 Covent Garden
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2018-10-16

Seashaken Houses: A Lighthouse History from Eddystone to Fastnet

History journalist and photographer Simon Wills reveals the little-known stories about our most well-known trees from his new book.
 2pm to 3pm
 
 City of London
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2018-10-16

A History of Trees

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Free

(Tuesday, 16th Oct - 9am to 6pm)
Digital Turn is a platform for those who dare to dream about how we can better imagine, create and build the spaces we live in.

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Digital Turn

This exhibition explores the East London Federation of the Suffragettes (ELFS) campaign for the vote.

2018-10-16

The untold story of Sylvia Pankhurst’s radical East End suffragettes

£22

(Tuesday, 16th Oct - 10am to 6pm)
This exhibition explores the influence of Michael Jackson on some of the leading names in contemporary art,

2018-10-16

Michael Jackson: On the Wall

Free

(Tuesday, 16th Oct - All Day)
Revisit 1948 and explore how the Windrush story is much more than the dawn of British multiculturalism it has come to represent.

2018-10-16

Windrush: Songs in a Strange Land

£7

(Tuesday, 16th Oct - 10am to 5:30pm)
An award-winning exhibition exploring the endless ways in which colour shapes our world.

2018-10-16

Colour: The Rainbow Revealed

Free

(Tuesday, 16th Oct - 10am to 6pm)
A major exhibition about the burial and funeral rites of Roman London.

2018-10-16

Roman Dead

£8

(Tuesday, 16th Oct - 10am to 5:30pm)
Extreme training. Secret missions. Total dedication. Explore the hidden world of the Special Forces.

2018-10-16

Special Forces: In the Shadows

Free

(Tuesday, 16th Oct - 9am to 5pm)
Uncover the mathematics behind De Morgan’s exquisite work.

2018-10-16

Sublime Symmetry

Free

(Tuesday, 16th Oct - 10am to 6pm)
Explore the remarkable story of in vitro fertilisation (IVF) from the opposition and immense challenges faced by early pioneers to the latest research today.

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Free

(Tuesday, 16th Oct - 9:30am to 7:30pm)
London's lost buildings – from coaching inns and horse markets to riverside mansions and gin palaces – are the focus of a this exhibition.

2018-10-16

Forgotten London

Exhibitions opening soon


 

Regular Events on Tue 16th Oct 2018

(usually repeat most weeks)

A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
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A free guided tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
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Walking Tours of London on Tue 16th Oct 2018

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

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Sun 11th Nov at 10:10am


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