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


Saturday 23rd Mar

A day of talks about women, looking at their stories, old and new.
 10am to 4pm
 
 Southwark
2019-03-23
2019-03-23

Stories of Women 2019 - A Day of Talks Exploring Women’s History

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

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
2019-03-23
2019-03-23
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
2019-03-23
2019-03-23
Discover more about Georgian Black Londoners, alongside a collection of rare and unusual portraits of Black Georgians.

Black Georgian Londoners: Portraits, People and Perceptions

 1pm to 5pm
 Tottenham
 Ends on Sun, 31st Mar 2019
2019-03-23
2019-03-23
Through a rich collection of photographs, discover the innovation and resourcefulness that shaped the rebuilding and regeneration of the world post-war, revealing resilience and creativity in times of great change.
 10am to 6pm
 Southwark
 Ends on Sun, 31st Mar 2019
2019-03-23
2019-03-23
The Oscar Wilde Temple is a wholly immersive work of art and secular space honouring one of the earliest forebears of gay liberation.

The Oscar Wilde Temple

 12pm to 6pm
 Clapham
 Ends on Sun, 31st Mar 2019
2019-03-23
2019-03-23
Collectively these portraits and stories speak across continents and generations of an extraordinary post-war emigration of women who made a leap of faith for the love of an airman.

War Brides

 10am to 6pm
 Colindale
 Ends on Sun, 14th Apr 2019
2019-03-23
2019-03-23
The exhibition showcases how humanity has used medicine to extend life and defy death throughout time.

Defying Death: A Human Journey Through Medicine

 11am to 6pm
 Euston
 Ends on Tue, 16th Apr 2019
2019-03-23
2019-03-23
The Charles Dickens Museum explores the pivotal role of food in the author’s life and novels and give new insights into the experience of dining with Dickens.

Food Glorious Food: Dinner with Dickens

 10am to 5pm
 Clerkenwell
 Ends on Sun, 21st Apr 2019
2019-03-23
2019-03-23
This is the V&A Museum of Childhood’s first major exhibition to focus on fictional pirates and their influence in popular culture.

A Pirate’s Life for Me

 10am to 5:45pm
 Bethnal Green
 Ends on Mon, 22nd Apr 2019
2019-03-23
2019-03-23
Portraits, sculpture, photographs, archival documents and miniature masterpieces by Fabergé illustrate historic events and family meetings between the rulers of the two nations.

 Russia, Royalty & the Romanovs

 10am to 5:30pm
 Whitehall
 Ends on Sun, 28th Apr 2019
2019-03-23
2019-03-23

Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Saturday 23rd March 2019

A guided tour around the historic Somerset House including the vaults under the main forecourt.
 12:15pm to :
 
 Strand
2019-03-23
2019-03-23

Walking tours of London on Saturday 23rd March 2019

This walking tour covers iconic London from a new perspective, introducing guests to the history and surprisingly dynamic modern politics of the Public Toilet.
 3:30pm to 5:30pm
 
 Southwark
2019-03-23
2019-03-23
 

Tower Bridge opening times

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