The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Saturday 12th September.


Top events in London on Sat 12th Sep 2020

A range of events taking place around Mitcham to show off the local history.
10am to 4:30pm
 
Mitcham
Mitcham Heritage Day 2020
A guided walk along the River Roding, detouring into the tidal marshlands, to emerge into the strange world of the redeveloped Beckton Gas Works.
10:30am to 2:30pm
 
Barking
Roding Valley Watery Commons
Free Ring Out
This installation from Ray Lee takes the form of a series of giant towers which hold suspended bell-like speaker cones.
2pm to 5pm
 
Victoria Dock
Ring Out
Annual open days at Scadbury Manor, a medieval moated manor house site.
2pm to 4:30pm
 
St Mary Cray
Scadbury Open Weekend 2020

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

The New Stone Age exhibition celebrates the sustainability, practicality and inherent beauty of stone.
 The New Stone Age
10am to 5pm
Euston
Closing soon Sat, 12th Sep
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The first UK exhibition of works by Indian master painters commissioned by East India Company officials in the late eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.
 Forgotten Masters: Indian Painting for the East India Company
11am to 3pm
Marylebone High St
Closing soon Sun, 13th Sep
2020-09-12
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Exhibition of shortlisted entries to recognise and support the most innovative, original and relevant photography-based practice within a given year.
Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation Prize 2020
11am to 7pm
Soho North
Closing soon Sat, 19th Sep
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The largest exhibition of his drawings for 50 years
Aubrey Beardsley
11am to 6pm
Pimlico
Closing soon Sun, 20th Sep
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Discover the visionary work of Belgian artist Léon Spilliaert – from his celebrated self-portraits to dreamlike scenes of the North Sea coast.
Léon Spilliaert
11am to 4pm
Picadilly
Closing soon Sun, 20th Sep
2020-09-12
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An exhibition that celebrates the overlooked charm of common hardware around the world.
The Misused Ironmongery X Taiwanese Hardware
10am to 6pm
Kings Cross
Closing soon Sun, 20th Sep
2020-09-12
2020-09-12
A rediscovered collection of paintings and drawings by over forty young Zimbabwean artists that have not been exhibited together for almost 70 years.
The stars are bright - Zimbabwean art
11am to 3pm
Shoreditch
Closing soon Wed, 30th Sep
2020-09-12
2020-09-12
Jide Odukoya’s photographic series shows Nigeria abuzz through the lens of traditional Nigerian weddings.
 Turn It Up: On Paradoxes
10am to 5:30pm
Forest Hill
Closing soon Sun, 4th Oct
2020-09-12
2020-09-12
A ground-breaking, first commercial gallery exhibition of the work of an artificially intelligent artist.
Do Robots Dream of Electric Bees?
12pm to 6pm
Bethnal Green
Closing soon Sat, 10th Oct
2020-09-12
2020-09-12
This exhibition presents George IV's life through the art that enriched his world.
George IV: Art & Spectacle
11am to 6:30pm
Whitehall
Closing soon Sun, 11th Oct
2020-09-12
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Saturday 12th September 2020

Led by expert guides, the tour takes you across the Barbican Centre and surrounding Brutalist estate.
 All Day
 
 Barbican
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Barbican architecture tour

See a machine over 150 years old pull apart a piece of iron from end-to-end and celebrate the vision of a forgotten hero of engineering science.
 2pm to 5pm
 
 Southwark
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Live Demonstration of David Kirkaldy's Universal Testing Machine

Walking tours of London on Saturday 12th September 2020

A guided walk around Westminster and get to see the hidden and ever so picturesque Georgian back streets where all the political salons are
 10am to 12pm
 
 Whitehall
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A regular guided walk around the canals and heritage of Camden town.
 11am to 1pm
 
 Camden
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A guided walk around the heart of Abbey Road looking out for Beatles memorabilia.
 11am to 1pm
 
 Camden
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The London of a life steeped in equal measures of pleasure, controversy and disdain...
 11am to 1pm
 
 Picadilly
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Bloody, Flaming, Poxy London. Plague, Fire & Revolution. The Black Death. Churchyards brimming with bodies. The harvest of Death. The zombie apocalypse – but for real.
 2pm to 4pm
 
 Barbican
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At night the ancient City is deserted. And eerie. Explore its shadowy back streets and dimly lit alleys.
 7:30pm to 9:30pm
 
 Barbican
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