The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Friday 23rd August.


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Top events in London on Fri 23rd Aug 2019

Join Lee Valley Regional Park staff and the Essex Bat Group for an evening dedicated to these fascinating animals.
7:30pm to 10pm
 
Waltham Abbey
Go Batty!

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

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
11am to 9pm
Whitechapel
Closing soon Sun, 25th Aug
2019-08-23
2019-08-23
This exhibition explores the forgotten industrial history of plastic in east London around the River Lea.
Raw Materials: Plastics
10am to 5pm
Bow
Closing soon Sun, 25th Aug
2019-08-23
2019-08-23
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
10am to 9pm
Barbican
Closing soon Mon, 26th Aug
2019-08-23
2019-08-23
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
10am to 6pm
Southwark
Closing soon Mon, 26th Aug
2019-08-23
2019-08-23
£19.50  
Enter a graphic world where art and storytelling collide in the largest exhibition of manga ever to take place outside of Japan.
Manga
10am to 8:30pm
Russell Square
Closing soon Mon, 26th Aug
2019-08-23
2019-08-23
More than 50 Lego models will be on show, from individual pieces, to awe-inspiring dioramas and mosaics.
Lego Brick Wonders
3pm to 4pm
Forest Hill
Closing soon Tue, 27th Aug
2019-08-23
2019-08-23
Discover the extraordinary history behind one of humankind’s greatest achievements: how we write
Writing: Making Your Mark
9:30am to 6pm
Camden
Closing soon Tue, 27th Aug
2019-08-23
2019-08-23
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
9am to 7pm
Bethnal Green
Closing soon Wed, 28th Aug
2019-08-23
2019-08-23
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'
10am to 5:30pm
South Kensington
Closing soon Thu, 29th Aug
2019-08-23
2019-08-23
An exhibition that examines how we navigate, document and shape the built environment today.
 Contemporary Cartography
10am to 6pm
Euston
Closing soon Fri, 30th Aug
2019-08-23
2019-08-23

Exhibitions opening soon


Walking tours of London on Friday 23rd August 2019

Are you ready to learn about London’s grim and gruesome past? Then join us on a tour that tells the tale of crime and punishment, executions and excess.
 11am to 12:45pm
 
 City of London
2019-08-23
2019-08-23

Dark Side of the City Guided Walk

Discover more about this much-loved London hospital, whose history dates back nearly 900 years!
 2pm to 3:30pm
 
 Barbican
2019-08-23
2019-08-23

St Bartholomew's Hospital Guided Tour