The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Wednesday 8th January.


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Top events in London on Wed 8th Jan 2020

A lecture by Ursula von der Leyen, LSE alumna and President of the European Commission.
11:15am to 12:15pm
 
Holborn
This lecture asks what clinicians can learn from the world of jazz - and vice versa.
6pm to 7pm
 
Barbican

 

Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Imminence 2019
This light and sound installation will invite the public to experience and reflect on animated scenes depicting the consequences of climate change as they unfold beneath their feet.
Imminence 2019
4pm to 11pm
Closing soon Fri, 10th January
2019-12-06
2020-01-10
Vive Le Punk: Redressed
An Exhibition of original Westwood McLaren couture clothing 1971-1980.
Vive Le Punk: Redressed
12pm to 6pm
Clerkenwell
Closing soon Sat, 11th January
2019-12-27
2020-01-11
Es Devlin Memory Palace
An 18-metre-wide sculpture fills the entire gallery space, with mirrored planes multiplying its dimensions to enable a reimagining of time and space.
Es Devlin Memory Palace
10am to 4:30pm
Ealing
Closing soon Sun, 12th January
2019-09-26
2020-01-12
MELTDOWN: Visualizing Climate Change
A striking series of works emphasising the importance of glaciers and our changing global climate.
MELTDOWN: Visualizing Climate Change
10am to 5:30pm
Forest Hill
Closing soon Sun, 12th January
2019-11-23
2020-01-12
The
An exhibition of the life and leadership of a great Australian and one of the most remarkable and highly decorated womens’ leaders of the First World War, Dame Maud McCarthy, Matron-in-Chief of the British Expeditionary Force in France and Flanders, 1914-1919.
The
9am to 7pm
Bethnal Green
Closing soon Sun, 12th January
2019-12-09
2020-01-12
Pushing paper - contemporary drawing from 1970 to now
Currently enjoying a resurgence in practice and teaching, this display is a timely celebration of drawing.
Pushing paper - contemporary drawing from 1970 to now
10am to 5:30pm
Russell Square
Closing soon Sun, 12th January
2019-09-12
2020-01-12
Sir Stamford Raffles - Collecting in Southeast Asia 1811-1824
This exhibition presents the rich variety of objects from Java and Sumatra collected by Sir Stamford Raffles, the British colonial official who founded modern Singapore.
Sir Stamford Raffles - Collecting in Southeast Asia 1811-1824
10am to 5:30pm
Russell Square
Closing soon Sun, 12th January
2019-09-19
2020-01-12
Top Secret: From ciphers to cyber security
Discover the remarkable world of codebreaking, ciphers and secret communications in use by British and foreign governments.
Top Secret: From ciphers to cyber security
10am to 6pm
South Kensington
Closing soon Sat, 18th January
2019-07-10
2020-01-18
Designed in Cuba: Cold War Graphics
An exhibition of original Cuban propaganda posters and magazines.
Designed in Cuba: Cold War Graphics
10am to 5:30pm
Kings Cross
Closing soon Sun, 19th January
2019-09-27
2020-01-19
ON EDGE: Living in an Age of Anxiety
ON EDGE aims to open conversation around the causes of and responses to anxiety today through art, design, psychology and neuroscience.
ON EDGE: Living in an Age of Anxiety
10am to 6pm
Southwark
Closing soon Sun, 19th January
2019-09-19
2020-01-19

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Walking tours of London on Wednesday 8th January 2020

Travel through a thousand years of history, meeting kings, body snatchers, Charles Dickens, an eighteenth century ghost, and William Wallace (and learn how he was in no fit state to shout "Freeeedoooommmm!")
 10:30am to 12:30pm
 
 Barbican
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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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