Welcome to the IanVisits guide to free and cheap lectures, talks, heritage, walks and miscellany happening around London.


Monday 26th Nov

Who remembers working with floppy disks, and CD ROMs? This talk will explore how archivists are seeking to make this content available for future generations.
 11am to :
 
 Farringdon
2018-11-26
2018-11-26

Talk: Dig deeper into the digital past and future

This event brings together Amin Taha, architect and principal of Groupwork + Amin Taha, with Steve Webb, engineer and founder of WebbYates, to reflect on their ongoing collaboration.
 6:30pm to :
 
 Euston
2018-11-26
2018-11-26

 Amin Taha and Steve Webb in conversation

A screening of a collection of adventure and climbing films from some of the world’s best adventure filmmakers.
 7:30pm to 10:30pm
 
 Holborn
2018-11-26
2018-11-26
Turi King will discuss leading the international research team involved in the DNA identification work of the remains of Richard III.
 7pm to 8:30pm
 
 Hanover Square
2018-11-26
2018-11-26
A panel debate on China’s growing ability to redraw the terms of trade, diplomacy and security, challenging the liberal democratic order.
 7pm to 8:30pm
 
 Holborn
2018-11-26
2018-11-26
Three speakers will discuss how new financial technology is set to change how money and payment systems are organised, if cryptocurrencies will displace fiat money and if banks will be replaced by technology providers?
 6:30pm to 8pm
 
 Holborn
2018-11-26
2018-11-26
Marika will present the story of black holes: what evidence we have for their existence, how they form, and what they may mean for the future of physics.
 6pm to 7pm
 
 Aldwych
2018-11-26
2018-11-26

From Black Holes to Quantum Computers

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

An exhibition of the first platinum prints to be created from the original 1921 negatives and amongst the earliest images to document Everest, the people and places of the region.

Everest – A Reconnaissance

 10am to 5pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Tue, 27th Nov
2018-11-26
2018-11-26
Marking 250 years since Cook’s first voyage to the Pacific, celebrate the dazzling and diverse art of the region of Oceania, from the historic to the contemporary.

Oceania

 10am to 6pm
 Picadilly
 Closing soon Mon, 10th Dec
2018-11-26
2018-11-26
Separating medicinal uses from medical myths, this small display looks at how our understanding of these plants has changed and investigate their use for healing today.

Healing Garden

 10am to 5pm
 Pimlico
 Closing soon Fri, 14th Dec
2018-11-26
2018-11-26
An exhibition featuring items from LSE Library collections related to the UK’s relationship in and out of the EU.
 9am to 7pm
 Holborn
 Closing soon Fri, 14th Dec
2018-11-26
2018-11-26
Drawing on the resources of the National Jazz Archive the exhibition includes photos, posters, journals, video and memorabilia.

Women in Jazz: A Celebration of the Past, Present and Future

 9:30am to 5:30pm
 Barbican
 Closing soon Mon, 31st Dec
2018-11-26
2018-11-26
This Christmas, Kew Gardens will once again transform into a magical after dark explosion of festive colour
 Starts at 5pm
 Richmond
 Closing soon Sat, 5th Jan
2018-11-26
2018-11-26
New and rarely seen works from the internationally renowned South African artist Athi-Patra Ruga.

Athi-Patra Ruga: Of Gods, Rainbows and Omissions

 10am to 6pm
 Strand
 Closing soon Sun, 6th Jan
2018-11-26
2018-11-26
Discover this year’s top picks across fashion, architecture, digital, transport, product and graphic design.
 10am to 6pm
 Kensington
 Closing soon Sun, 6th Jan
2018-11-26
2018-11-26
Francis Upritchard’s site-specific installation draws from figurative sculpture, ceramics, glassblowing and more.

Francis Upritchard Wetwang Slack

 11am to 8pm
 Barbican
 Closing soon Sun, 6th Jan
2018-11-26
2018-11-26
Leave daylight behind and put your senses to the test in this illuminating exhibition.
 10am to 5:50pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Sun, 6th Jan
2018-11-26
2018-11-26

Exhibitions opening soon


 

Tower Bridge opening times

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Fri 30th Nov at 06:30pm