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


Wednesday 25th September

Hear stories of some of his most fascinating finds, evoking a forgotten London that can be rediscovered through those fragments of history lost and found along the Thames.
 7pm to 8pm
 
 Southwark
2019-09-25
2019-09-25
London in Fragments
The Science Museum has joined forces with CompBioMed to assemble a panel of experts to explore the future of this incredible technology.
 7:30pm to 8:30pm
 
 South Kensington
2019-09-25
2019-09-25
The Future of Quantum Computing
In a top-secret takeover featuring talks, activities and workshops, the Science Museum will reveal the stories that have underpinned secret communications over the course of a century and explore the future of intelligence in the digital age.
 6:45pm to 10pm
 
 South Kensington
2019-09-25
2019-09-25
This lecture will survey this ‘black legend’ and ask what made it so enduring – and why some parts of the story, such as the Inquisition’s genocidal campaign against Spanish Jews, received so much less attention than others.
 6pm to 7pm
 
 Barbican
2019-09-25
2019-09-25

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

This free exhibition explores the political and social background to the Peterloo massacre and Parliament’s reaction to it.
Parliament & Peterloo
event time 9am to 6pm
 Whitehall
 Closing soon Thu, 26th Sep
2019-09-25
2019-09-25
Bringing together seven of his rare works, six of which have never been seen in the UK, this exhibition explores how Bermejo drew inspiration from Netherlandish painting.
Bartolomé Bermejo: Master of the Spanish Renaissance
event time 10am to 6pm
 Trafalgar Square
 Closing soon Sun, 29th Sep
2019-09-25
2019-09-25
Curated by Florence Evans, Foragers of the Foreshore is the most expansive exhibition on Mudlarking that has ever taken place
event time 11am to 6pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Sun, 29th Sep
2019-09-25
2019-09-25
Through more than 80 paintings and prints, this exhibition reveals Vallotton’s body of work, including portraits, landscapes and satirical prints.
Félix Vallotton - Painter of Disquiet
event time 10am to 6pm
 Picadilly
 Closing soon Sun, 29th Sep
2019-09-25
2019-09-25
This exhibition looks at how modern board games, educational toys, gambling and role-playing games reflect, inform and shape our understanding of economics and money.
Playing with Money: currency and games
event time 10am to 5:30pm
 Russell Square
 Closing soon Sun, 29th Sep
2019-09-25
2019-09-25
On display are 10 of the photographs taken by Capa during the assault on Omaha Beach, alongside personal accounts and objects related to Allied soldiers who landed that fateful day.
Robert Capa: D-Day in 35mm
event time 10am to 6pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Sun, 29th Sep
2019-09-25
2019-09-25
Fantasy and folly take centre stage in a spellbinding exhibition of more than 80 fans, on display for the first time in the UK...
The Man with the Carnation: Fans from the Gérard Lévy Collection
event time 11am to 5pm
 Greenwich
 Closing soon Sun, 29th Sep
2019-09-25
2019-09-25
See remarkable never-before-displayed original illustrations and photographs.
Expeditions and Endeavours
event time 10am to 5:50pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Tue, 1st Oct
2019-09-25
2019-09-25
The design of the 2019 Serpentine Pavilion is made by arranging slates to create a single canopy roof that appears to emerge from the ground of the surrounding Park.
Serpentine Pavilion 2019 by Junya Ishigami
event time 10am to 6pm
 Paddington
 Closing soon Sun, 6th Oct
2019-09-25
2019-09-25
The Ship of Tolerance is dedicated to connecting children from different cultures and identities and giving them voice through the universal language of art.
The Ship of Tolerance
event time All Day
 Southwark
 Closing soon Sun, 6th Oct
2019-09-25
2019-09-25

Exhibitions opening soon


Walking tours of London on tomorrow

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
2019-09-25
2019-09-25

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
2019-09-25
2019-09-25

City Highlights Guided Walk

 

Tower Bridge opening times

10:30amSail Training Ship Lord NelsonUp river
05:15pmSailing Barge WillUp river
06:00pmSailing Barge WillDown river