The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Thursday 17th January.


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Top events in London on Thu 17th Jan 2019

Celebrate the New Year with a walking tour through Stanfords London from 1853 to 2019.
11am to 12:30pm
 
Soho
A Walking Tour Through Stanfords History
Join Susan Bishop for a nostalgic look at Barkers of Kensington’s 1920s fashions.
6pm to 7:30pm
 
Kensington
The spectacle of fashion at Barkers with Susan Bishop
In this lecture John Mearsheimer explains why US foreign policy so often backfires and what can be done to set it straight.
6:30pm to 8pm
 
Holborn
The discussion will consider the ways in which the Commonwealth and other legacies of Empire featured in the debate about Brexit and Britain’s broader place in the world.
6:30pm to 8pm
 
Holborn
Poet and professor of English Mark Ford leads an informal, interactive evening of discussion about T S Eliot’s classic collection of cat poems.
7pm to 8:30pm
 
Camden

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

This exhibition explores how factory methods are transforming how we deliver homes in the capital.
Factory-made Housing: a solution for London?
9am to 6pm
Euston
Closing soon Fri, 18th Jan
2019-01-17
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These displays explore the controversy that has raged over female practitioners throughout the centuries.
9am to 5pm
Camden
Closing soon Fri, 18th Jan
2019-01-17
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An exhibition of books from Eton College.
9am to 5pm
South Kensington
Closing soon Fri, 18th Jan
2019-01-17
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The exhibition explores the day and evening styles of the decade, complemented by photographs of the stars who championed them.
 Night and Day: 1930s Fashion and Photographs
11am to 8pm
Southwark
Closing soon Sun, 20th Jan
2019-01-17
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This exhibition traces the development of Impressionist and Post-Impressionist paintings through a selection of over forty masterpieces.
10am to 6pm
Trafalgar Square
Closing soon Sun, 20th Jan
2019-01-17
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Free  
An exhibition which explores dreams, the unconscious and an imaginary world between sleep and wakefulness.
10am to 5:45pm
Bethnal Green
Closing soon Sun, 20th Jan
2019-01-17
2019-01-17
History, as somebody wise once said, is just one damned thing after another. But is it really? Who decides what is ‘history’?
10am to 5:50pm
Russell Square
Closing soon Sun, 20th Jan
2019-01-17
2019-01-17
Designed and curated in close collaboration with Piano himself, this is the first exhibition in London to put the spotlight on Piano in 30 years.
Renzo Piano - The Art of Making Buildings
10am to 6pm
Picadilly
Closing soon Sun, 20th Jan
2019-01-17
2019-01-17
The exhibition includes works by members of Proust’s family and by some of the leading French physicians of the day.
Marcel Proust and the Medicine of the Belle Époque
9am to 9pm
Harley Street
Closing soon Sat, 26th Jan
2019-01-17
2019-01-17
A night time display of lighting installations around the Canary Wharf estate.
Winter Lights
5pm to 10pm
Poplar
Closing soon Sat, 26th Jan
2019-01-17
2019-01-17

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