The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Wednesday 20th November.


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This talk will separate science fiction from science fact and elucidate what we know about these mysterious objects, and how they have shaped, and continue to shape, our Universe.
1pm to 2pm
 
Barbican
This lecture will look at how this prejudice grew out of the persecution of Protestants in the 1550s, at the idealistic historian who crystallised it, and at the political crises, real and invented.
6pm to 7pm
 
Barbican
Want to become the modern day Dickens, but need a little help? Come along to this event exploring how story-generating computer programmes could be the answer.
6:30pm to 8pm
 
Tottenham Court Road
Our Mutual Friend the Machine
In 1204, in the face of a French invasion, King John of England was obliged to abandon his lands in northern France.
Starts at 6:30pm
 
St James
Three years before he died, David Bowie made a list of the one hundred books that had transformed his life. John O'Connell explores this list in the form of one hundred short essays
7pm to 8:30pm
 
St James
Bowie's Books
This talk takes place at the Four Quarters bar, where visitors can enjoy playing a combination of classic arcade and console games.
7:30pm to 8pm
 
Olympic Park
Playing in the darkness: video games and the dystopian imagination

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

 Bridget Riley
Spanning 70 years of Riley’s work, this exhibition offers visitors an unparalleled opportunity to experience powerful and engaging works by one of the most important artists of our time.
 Bridget Riley
11am to 7pm
Southwark
Ends on Closing soon Sun, 26th January
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The Art of Innovation explores the relationship between science and art over the past 250 years, and how it has helped to interpret, study and explore the world around us.
10am to 6pm
South Kensington
Ends on Closing soon Fri, 24th January
2019-11-20
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24/7
£14  
An exhibition exploring the non-stop nature of modern lives.
24/7
11am to 8pm
Strand
Ends on Closing soon Sun, 23rd February
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African Textiles - Karun Thakar Collection
A display of one of the world’s largest private collections of African textiles.
African Textiles - Karun Thakar Collection
10:30am to 5pm
Euston
Ends on Closing soon Sat, 14th December
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Antony Gormley
Antony Gormley takes over the Main Galleries with a series of works that test the scale and light of the RA’s architecture.
Antony Gormley
10am to 6pm
Picadilly
Ends on Closing soon Tue, 3rd December
2019-11-20
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Architecture of London
This exhibition brings together works from the 17th century to the present day to illustrate how London’s ever-changing cityscape has inspired visiting and resident artists over four centuries.
Architecture of London
10am to 5pm
City of London
Ends on Closing soon Sun, 1st December
2019-11-20
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“Wake Up Slackers!” The Great Registration Controversy
This exhibition commemorates 100 years of nursing registration in the UK by delving into the heated arguments that characterised the registration debate.
“Wake Up Slackers!” The Great Registration Controversy
9am to 7pm
Harley Street
Ends on Closing soon Wed, 18th March
2019-11-20
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An exhibition telling the story of the Old Lady through items selected from the vast collections amassed since the Bank was founded in 1694.
10am to 5pm
Harley Street
Ends on Closing soon Wed, 18th March
2019-11-20
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Beautiful Books: Dickens and the Business of Christmas
An exhibition about the man, the Christmas he created, and how he fell out of love with the season he helped to create.
Beautiful Books: Dickens and the Business of Christmas
10am to 5pm
Clerkenwell
Ends on Closing soon Wed, 18th March
2019-11-20
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Emerging artist Hugo Brazão presents a new immersive installation at the Embassy of Brazil in November exploring themes of misdirection and disorientation.
10am to 6pm
St James
Ends on Closing soon Wed, 11th December
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Exhibitions opening soon


Walking tours of London on Wednesday 20th November 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
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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
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