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


Tuesday 27th August

Visit three beautiful courtrooms and explore the building's extensive artwork collection.
 9:30am to 4:30pm
 
 Pimlico
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Open Days at the Supreme Court
To celebrate Prince Albert’s 200th birthday at the end of August, join a tour of the Albert Memorial which will take you beyond the railings.
 Starts at 10:30am
 
 Paddington
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

More than 50 Lego models will be on show, from individual pieces, to awe-inspiring dioramas and mosaics.
Lego Brick Wonders
event time Starts at 3pm
 Forest Hill
 Closing soon Tue, 27th Aug
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Discover the extraordinary history behind one of humankind’s greatest achievements: how we write
Writing: Making Your Mark
event time 9:30am to 8pm
 Camden
 Closing soon Tue, 27th Aug
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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
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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
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An exhibition that examines how we navigate, document and shape the built environment today.
 Contemporary Cartography
event time 10am to 6pm
 Euston
 Closing soon Fri, 30th Aug
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A heritage exhibition revealing the stories of the people that shaped London’s Chinatown into the iconic district it is today.
The Making of Chinatown
event time 12pm to 7pm
 Soho
 Closing soon Fri, 30th Aug
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The Illuminated River display includes architectural drawings and animations of the project, alongside historic Thames paintings.
Illuminated River
event time 10am to 5pm
 City of London
 Closing soon Sun, 1st Sep
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This exhibition celebrates the work and life of Lee Krasner (1908–1984), a pioneer of Abstract Expressionism.
Lee Krasner - Living Colour
event time 10am to 6pm
 Barbican
 Closing soon Sun, 1st Sep
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See an epic 20 feet panorama depicting the lost Houses of Parliament on display.
Panorama: London's lost view
event time 10am to 6pm
 Barbican
 Closing soon Sun, 1st Sep
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There’s a rare chance to see a whimsical train built by Rowland Emett before it is sold at an auction.
event time 9am to 5:30pm
 Hanover Square
 Closing soon Tue, 3rd Sep
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Tuesday 27th August 2019

A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
 12:45pm to :
 
 Strand
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To celebrate Prince Albert’s 200th birthday at the end of August, join a tour of the Albert Memorial which will take you beyond the railings.
 Starts at 10:30am
 
 Paddington
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Guided tours of one of London's oldest and most famous churches.
 2:15pm to 3:45pm
 
 City of London
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Weekly tour of St Bride's Church

Walking tours of London on Tuesday 27th August 2019

Called the Street of Shame, there’s more to this road between the City of London and the City of Westminster than its newspaper heritage.
 11am to 12:45pm
 
 City of London
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Stories of Fleet Street Guided Walk

On this guided tour, led by an expert City of London of Guide, you’ll see several of his finest places of worship. Judge for yourself which is the finest!
 2pm to 4pm
 
 City of London
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City in Spires - A Tour of Wren Churches

 

Tower Bridge opening times

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Wed 28th Aug at 09:00am