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


Monday 21st Jan

In this illustrated lecture, Miles Taylor talks about the significant effects India had on the Queen as well as the pivotal role she played in India.
 7pm to 8:45pm
 
 South Kensington
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

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
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A night time display of lighting installations around the Canary Wharf estate.

Winter Lights

 5pm to 10pm
 Poplar
 Closing soon Sat, 26th Jan
2019-01-21
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The first UK exhibition to explore the complex relationship between fashion and nature from 1600 to the present day

Fashioned from Nature

 10am to 5:45pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Sun, 27th Jan
2019-01-21
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Discover two artists who changed the course of Western European art
 10am to 6pm
 Trafalgar Square
 Closing soon Sun, 27th Jan
2019-01-21
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A series of light installations during January along London Wall in the City of London.

Illuminocity

 3pm to 9pm
 Barbican
 Ends on Thu, 31st Jan
2019-01-21
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​Previously unseen and rediscovered archival photography of Kate Macintosh’s Dawson’s Heights housing in south London shown at the RIBA.

Dawson’s Heights: Hilltop Community

 10am to 5pm
 Regent Street
 Ends on Sat, 2nd Feb
2019-01-21
2019-01-21
Prepare for the unknown – on the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of ‘Spanish Flu’, this display explores how a future epidemic might hit London.
 10am to 6pm
 Barbican
 Ends on Sun, 3rd Feb
2019-01-21
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Featuring over fifty works from across the world, some of which have never been on display before, Gainsborough’s Family Album charts his career from youth to maturity.

Gainsboroughs Family Album

 10am to 6pm
 Soho
 Ends on Sun, 3rd Feb
2019-01-21
2019-01-21
See how Repton’s career unfolded in this special exhibition which brings together Red Books and watercolour paintings, many never publicly displayed before, to celebrate the bicentenary of his death.

Repton Revealed

 10:30am to 5pm
 Southwark
 Ends on Sun, 3rd Feb
2019-01-21
2019-01-21
The uncompromising sculpture that emerged in Britain after the Second World War

Figure Totem Beast: Sculpture in Britain in the 1950s

 10am to 6pm
 Pimlico
 Ends on Mon, 4th Feb
2019-01-21
2019-01-21

Exhibitions opening soon


 

Tower Bridge opening times

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Wed 15th May at 12:15pm