The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Thursday 26th November.

Top events in London on Thu 26th Nov 2020

Online events / webinars

This talk focuses on Plato’s masterpiece, the Republic, but also considers the importance of the dialogues which are set during the very last days of Socrates.
1pm to 2pm
Peggy Guggenheim: The ‘Poor Little Rich Girl’ Who Changed the Face of Twentieth Century Art.
2pm to 3pm
Peggy Guggenheim: The ‘Poor Little Rich Girl’
Hear the fascinating story of the development of Victoria as a major transport hub
3pm to 4pm
Trains and boats and planes: the untold story of Victoria
This panel discussion celebrates the role of translation in breaking down barriers.
5:30pm to 6:45pm
This paper will examine how London’s public green spaces were discussed and developed during the years following the Second World War.
6pm to 8:30pm
Greening London: the impact of the crisis of the Second World War on the open spaces in the capital
Join designer Molly Mahon in this online talk where she will be discussing her first book, House of Print, showcasing the art of printmaking combined with practical tips on how to use block prints in your own home.
6pm to 7:30pm
The Art of Printmaking with Molly Mahon
Egyptologist Toby Wilkinson tells the stories of the men and women whose obsession with Egypt's ancient civilisation drove them to uncover its secrets.
6:30pm to 7:30pm
A World Beneath the Sands with Toby Wilkinson - The London History Festival
A panel discusses how we handle this global rise of populism.
7pm to :
Architect Eric Parry RA discusses the thinking behind the project that revealed the Charterhouse to the public.
7pm to 8pm
Boundaries in time, place and material

Things to do in London today | What to do in London tomorrow | What's on this weekend

Events in March | Events in April | Events in May | Events in June

Exhibitions opening soon

Regular Events - Thursday 26th November 2020

Join us for a talk around NLA's giant model of central London, bringing the story of London’s historical and physical development to life.
 12pm to 12:30pm

Walking tours of London on Thursday 26th November 2020

Follow the trail left by monks and monarchs, press barons and literary giants along the highway and down its twisting alleyways.
 11am to 12:30pm
 City of London
A walk that explores the very heart of the City – the most historic part of the capital.
 11am to 1pm
 City of London
This Magical Mystery Tour is a chance to “Imagine” Beatlemania and the Swinging 60s.
 11am to 1pm
A guided walk around Westminster and get to see the hidden and ever so picturesque Georgian back streets where all the political salons are
 2pm to 4pm
Travel across the ancient heart of London!
 6pm to 7pm