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


Top events in London on Wed 21st Aug 2019

How close are we to swapping our GPs for AI's? Join our panel discussion that looks at the ethics of AI-driven healthcare.
 7:45pm to :
 
 Barbican
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The AI will see you now
Let’s do the Time Warp again at an outdoor screening of the cult musical film starring Tim Curry and Susan Sarandon.
 8:30pm to :
 
 Southwark
2019-08-21
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The Rocky Horror Picture Show

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

An exhibition exploring 300 years of lunar and celestial cartography from early astronomers in the 17th century to the Apollo 11 mission in July 1969 and beyond.
The Mapping of the Moon: 1669 – 1969
event time 10am to 6pm
 Chelsea
 Closing soon Wed, 21st Aug
2019-08-21
2019-08-21
This display focuses on the rarely seen archives of queer venues and social networks collated by University College London’s Urban Laboratory.
Queer Spaces: London, 1980s – Today
event time 11am to 6pm
 Whitechapel
 Closing soon Sun, 25th Aug
2019-08-21
2019-08-21
This exhibition explores the forgotten industrial history of plastic in east London around the River Lea.
Raw Materials: Plastics
event time 10am to 5pm
 Bow
 Closing soon Sun, 25th Aug
2019-08-21
2019-08-21
Prepare for your preconceptions of AI to be challenged by this timely exhibition, that reflects on how this technology impacts our very existence.
AI: More than Human
event time 10am to 6pm
 Barbican
 Closing soon Mon, 26th Aug
2019-08-21
2019-08-21
One of the biggest mysteries in physics today is what exactly makes up our Universe, and why – 95 per cent of it cannot be observed.
DARK MATTER: 95% of the Universe is Missing
event time 10am to 6pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Mon, 26th Aug
2019-08-21
2019-08-21
Enter a graphic world where art and storytelling collide in the largest exhibition of manga ever to take place outside of Japan.
Manga
event time 10am to 5:30pm
 Russell Square
 Closing soon Mon, 26th Aug
2019-08-21
2019-08-21
More than 50 Lego models will be on show, from individual pieces, to awe-inspiring dioramas and mosaics.
Lego Brick Wonders
event time 3pm to 4pm
 Forest Hill
 Closing soon Tue, 27th Aug
2019-08-21
2019-08-21
Discover the extraordinary history behind one of humankind’s greatest achievements: how we write
Writing: Making Your Mark
event time 9:30am to 6pm
 Camden
 Closing soon Tue, 27th Aug
2019-08-21
2019-08-21
An exhibition of the works to restore a Victorian building back to a public community centre.
The Devil's in the Detail …A Heritage Building Restoration
event time 9am to 7pm
 Bethnal Green
 Closing soon Wed, 28th Aug
2019-08-21
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This display showcases examples of her childhood sketches and domestic projects alongside her famous illustrations that came later.
Beatrix Potter's Art: 'drawn with design'
event time 10am to 5:30pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Thu, 29th Aug
2019-08-21
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Walking tours of London on Wednesday 21st August 2019

Join our Roman guided tour and let us ‘roam’ around the City and discover a history that dates back nearly 2,000 years.
 11am to 12:45pm
 
 City of London
2019-08-21
2019-08-21

Roman London Walking Tour

Enjoy an insider's tour of the City, including Guildhall, Mansion House, the Bank of England and the Royal Exchange - grand buildings in the heart of a city where big money and history are still being made.
 2pm to 3:45pm
 
 City of London
2019-08-21
2019-08-21

City Highlights Guided Walk

 

Tower Bridge opening times

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