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


Tuesday 1st December


Online events / webinars

This lecture will use examples – from a report on Coronavirus to a popular soap about rural life – to explore and compare with Western beliefs.
 6pm to 7pm
 
Seeing China Through Its Media

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Design drawings from the William Morris Gallery collection
Works In Progress
event time 10am to 5pm
 Walthamstow
 Ends on Fri, 15th Jan 2021
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This exhibition reunites all six paintings in the Classical myths series for the first time in over four centuries.
Titian: Love, Desire, Death
event time 11am to 4pm
 Trafalgar Square
 Ends on Sun, 17th Jan 2021
2020-12-01
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The first ever retrospective of one of the most important author-illustrators of all time.
Raymond Briggs: A Retrospective
event time 10am to 5:30pm
 Kings Cross
 Ends on Sun, 24th Jan 2021
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From designer handbags to despatch boxes, vanity cases to military rucksacks, the exhibition will explore our longstanding fascination with the bag.
Bags: Inside Out
event time 10am to 5:45pm
 South Kensington
 Ends on Sun, 31st Jan 2021
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Showing sculptures by Helaine Blumenfeld at Canary Wharf gives an unrivalled opportunity to view them in the context of hard interior and exterior architecture as well as carefully designed outdoor spaces amongst mature trees.
Looking Up: Helaine Blumenfeld at Canary Wharf
event time All Day
 Poplar
 Ends on Sun, 31st Jan 2021
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Evoking the experience of being in a club, the exhibition will transport you through the people, art, design, technology and photography that have been shaping the electronic music landscape.
Electronic: From Kraftwerk to The Chemical Brothers
event time 10am to 6pm
 Kensington
 Ends on Mon, 8th Feb 2021
2020-12-01
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This new commission will feature portraits and intimate domestic scenes reflecting on family life on both sides of the Atlantic Ocean.
Olivia Twist: London/Fond Gens Libre
event time 10am to 5:30pm
 Kings Cross
 Ends on Sun, 14th Feb 2021
2020-12-01
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Explore the unique story of the Krios through their history, heritage and culture from the late 18th century to the modern day.
The Krios of Sierra Leone
event time 11:30am to 3:30pm
 Poplar
 Ends on Sun, 14th Feb 2021
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Explore the history of public punishment in London
Executions
event time 10am to 6pm
 Barbican
 Ends on Sun, 18th Apr 2021
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Tuesday 1st December 2020

A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
 12:45pm to :
 
 Strand
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Walking tours of London on Tuesday 1st December 2020

Called the Street of Shame, there’s more to this road between the City of London and the City of Westminster than its newspaper heritage.
 11am to 12:45pm
 
 City of London
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Stories of Fleet Street Guided Walk

On this guided tour, led by an expert City of London of Guide, you’ll see several of his finest places of worship. Judge for yourself which is the finest!
 2pm to 4pm
 
 City of London
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City in Spires - A Tour of Wren Churches