The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Monday 18th January.
Top events in London on Mon 18th Jan 2021
A notice that the Thames Barrier and the Barking Barrier will have their monthly test closures today.
10am to 12:30pm
Online events / webinars
A talk about the distinctive (and controversial) stone work of 15 Clerkenwell Close.
1pm to 2pm
This paper explores the story of an English engineer and art collector, who lived between England, Italy and India, working on different railway projects on the behalf of the English crown.
6pm to 7:30pm
This lecture considers what factors have made certain films and their makers ‘classic’; and why the fifty-year reign of Citizen Kane was ended in 2012 by Hitchcock’s eerie melodrama Vertigo.
6pm to 7pm
Walking tours of London on Monday 18th January 2021
Boudica’s Rebellion, The Great Fire of London and the Blitz. London has burned several time in its 2,000 years, and on this walk you’ll learn about the cataclysmic events of 1666 and 1940/41.
11am to 12:30pm
City of London