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


Monday 18th Feb

Where are the tombs of Alexander the Great or Cleopatra? Both rulers were buried in Egypt, but their tombs have never been found despite years of intensive research and excavation.
 Starts at 12am
 
 Russell Square
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Free
Explore the philosophy behind all things doping, competing, and cheating.
 6:30pm to 8pm
 
 Holborn
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

A landmark exhibition on the history, art, literature and culture of Anglo-Saxon England.
 9:30am to 6pm
 Camden
 Ends on Tue, 19th Feb
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One of the last Pre-Raphaelites, Edward Burne-Jones brought imaginary worlds to life in awe-inspiring paintings, stained glass windows and tapestries

Edward Burne-Jones

 10am to 6pm
 Pimlico
 Ends on Sun, 24th Feb
2019-02-18
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This major exhibition tells the story of Ashurbanipal through the British Museum’s unparalleled collection of Assyrian treasures and rare loans.
 10am to 5:30pm
 Russell Square
 Ends on Sun, 24th Feb
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This exhibition brings back to Strawberry Hill some of the most important masterpieces in Horace Walpole’s famous and unique collection for a once-in-a-lifetime exhibition.

Lost Treasures of Strawberry Hill: Masterpieces from Horace Walpole's Collection

 12pm to 6pm
 Twickenham
 Ends on Sun, 24th Feb
2019-02-18
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Explore the design and culture of contemporary videogames

Videogames: Design/Play/Disrupt

 10am to 5:45pm
 South Kensington
 Ends on Sun, 24th Feb
2019-02-18
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A selection of works that demonstrate the impact of digital technology on design have been brought together in this exhibition.

Plug-in-to-the-future: Changing approaches to design

 9am to 6pm
 Tottenham Court Road
 Ends on Fri, 1st Mar
2019-02-18
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This exhibition features over 40 original paintings from his time with the Canadian Expeditionary Force during the First World War.

Alfred Munnings: War Artist, 1918

 10am to 5:30pm
 Chelsea
 Ends on Sun, 3rd Mar
2019-02-18
2019-02-18
From flamboyant uniforms to fast horses, this exhibition looks at the shared heritage between the Hungarian and British hussars.

Call in the Cavalry

 10am to 5:30pm
 Chelsea
 Ends on Sun, 3rd Mar
2019-02-18
2019-02-18
Snoopy comes to London in this exhibition of Charles M. Schulz original Peanuts cartoons.

Good Grief, Charlie Brown!

 10am to 6pm
 Strand
 Ends on Sun, 3rd Mar
2019-02-18
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This exhibition presents fifty original magazine covers from Time Out’s archive and explores the stories behind them.
 10am to 6pm
 Notting Hill
 Ends on Sun, 3rd Mar
2019-02-18
2019-02-18

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