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


Thursday 28th Feb

£10.00
The stories of ten Africans and their paths through Tudor and Stuart England are traced in this new book, in which Dr Miranda Kaufmann uncovers a rich array of detail about their daily lives and how they were treated.
 7:30pm to 9pm
 
 Richmond
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Black Tudors

Come and explore some maritime stories from our rich and varied resources for Merchant Navy history, with Jeanie Smith, Assistant Librarian.
 2pm to 3pm
 
 City of London
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Workshop: Adventures at Sea

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

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
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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
2019-02-28
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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
2019-02-28
2019-02-28
Snoopy comes to London in this exhibition of Charles M. Schulz original Peanuts cartoons.

Good Grief, Charlie Brown!

 11am to 8pm
 Strand
 Ends on Sun, 3rd Mar 2019
2019-02-28
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This exhibition explores how our built environment contributes to our physical and mental health in both positive and negative ways.
 10am to 10pm
 Camden
 Ends on Sun, 3rd Mar 2019
2019-02-28
2019-02-28
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
2019-02-28
2019-02-28
Whether raising a smile, solving a crime, wreaking magical havoc or even performing in theatre, cats take centre stage in this free exhibition.

Cats on the Page

 9:30am to 6pm
 Camden
 Ends on Sun, 17th Mar 2019
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This multi-screen installation by artist John Akomfrah remembers the millions of African men and women who participated in the First World War
 10am to 6pm
 Southwark
 Ends on Thu, 21st Mar 2019
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Explore today’s home through the prism of yesterday’s imagination. Are we living in the way that pioneering architects and designers throughout the 20th century predicted, or has our idea of home proved resistant to real change?
 10am to 6pm
 Kensington
 Ends on Sun, 24th Mar 2019
2019-02-28
2019-02-28
Explore the extraordinary lives and deaths of Tsar Nicholas II and his family and go behind the scenes to uncover the science behind one of the greatest mysteries of the 20th century.

The Last Tsar: Blood and Revolution

 10am to 6pm
 South Kensington
 Ends on Sun, 24th Mar 2019
2019-02-28
2019-02-28

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