The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Thursday 8th April.


Top events in London on Thu 8th Apr 2021


Online events / webinars

Get a sneak peek of Japan House London’s next exhibition MAKING NUNO: Japanese Textile Innovation from Sudō Reiko.
12pm to 1pm
 
Making Nuno
Join the Ri's Jemma for an amazing journey into the science of light.
5pm to 5:50pm
 
Light it up!
An interview with two nurses on the nursing experience of the ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic.
5:30pm to 7pm
 
Nursing a Pandemic: Leading Through Covid-19
Join Professor Brian Cox as he talks to scientists working at the forefront of research into long Covid, and campaigners with personal experience of the devastating effect it can have on lives.
6pm to 7pm
 
Long Covid: What can we learn?
Suzanne Bardgett Head of Research at the Imperial War Museum will talk about the research her book about the Imperial War Museum’s paintings of London commissioned during the Second World War
6:30pm to :
 
Wartime Paintings in London
A discussion about the history, the legacy and the thorny issue of restitution.
7pm to 8pm
 
Benin City, Burning
An overview of King James I (VI)'s influential book on witchcraft.
8pm to :
 
The Demonology of King James

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

An exhibition that can be seen through the gallery window while it's shut.
Crocodile Cradle
All Day
Islington
Ends on Closing soon Sun, 18th April
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The Royal Society of Sculptors is showcasing the work of Naomi Blake FRBS with an outdoor exhibition on the sculpture terrace.
3 works by Naomi Blake FRBS
All Day
South Kensington
Ends on Sun, 6th June
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An open-air exhibition documenting the overland journey photographer Christopher Wilton-Steer undertook in 2019 following the historic trade route.
The Silk Road: A Living History
All Day
Kings Cross
Ends on Wed, 16th June
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An exhibition around the roof garden above the Elizabeth line station of large geometric coloured shapes.
Crossorelle Roof Garden
All Day
Poplar
Ends on Sat, 19th June
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Exhibitions opening soon


Walking tours of London on Thursday 8th April 2021

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
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A walk that explores the very heart of the City – the most historic part of the capital.
 11am to 1pm
 
 City of London
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This Magical Mystery Tour is a chance to “Imagine” Beatlemania and the Swinging 60s.
 11am to 1pm
 
 Bloomsbury
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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
 
 Whitehall
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