The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Monday 12th July.


Top events in London on Mon 12th Jul 2021


Online events / webinars

A statue celebrating the life and legacy of Street Cat Bob will be unveiled on Islington Green.
11:55am to 12:30pm
 
Street Cat Bob - statue unveiling
A fact-packed and inspirational talk exploring two of London’s most iconic cultural hubs, South Kensington and the Barbican.
5pm to 6:20pm
 
Collections Spotlight Talk: London’s Cultural Hubs
Hear about new research in the history of nursing, and find out why history is important for understanding nursing today.
5:30pm to 7pm
 
The Future of Nursing History: Race, Gender and Internationalism
Find out about HS2’s plans for the parkland and transport hub at Old Oak Common Station and feedback on these proposals.
6pm to 7pm
 
HS2 in Old Oak Common: Urban realm at Old Oak Common Station

 

Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

No Time To Die – Behind the Scenes
An exhibition of 25 photos taken during the filming of the latest James Bond movie.
No Time To Die – Behind the Scenes
11am to 6pm
Mayfair
Closing soon Fri, 15th October
2021-07-12
2021-07-12
Treasures of the RSM
This exhibition offers a fascinating insight into the history of medicine and the growth of the medical and scientific professions.
Treasures of the RSM
9:30am to 6pm
Harley Street
Closing soon Fri, 15th October
2021-07-12
2021-07-12
Wizardry in Wood 2021
Wizardry in Wood 2021 presents beautiful and amazing works demonstrating their makers’ mastery of the art and craft of woodturning.
Wizardry in Wood 2021
10am to 4pm
Mayfair
Closes today
2021-07-12
2021-07-12
Hugo Rittson-Thomas: Wildflowers For The Queen
This exhibition shows photographs from fine-art photographer Hugo Rittson-Thomas' new book Wildflowers For The Queen
Hugo Rittson-Thomas: Wildflowers For The Queen
10am to 5pm
Southwark
Closes tomorrow
2021-07-12
2021-07-12
IKONA | Wise Women
Contemporary multimedia portrait series showcasing mighty women including cultural activists, journalists, creatives and filmmakers will go on display this October at Hoxton Arches.
IKONA | Wise Women
10am to 6pm
Bethnal Green
Closes tomorrow
2021-07-12
2021-07-12
More! Oliver Twist, Dickens and Stories of the City
This exhibition explores the characters, events, places and personal tales of triumph and tragedy that inspired and shaped the novel that made Charles Dickens a household name across the world.
More! Oliver Twist, Dickens and Stories of the City
10am to 5pm
Clerkenwell
Closes tomorrow
2021-07-12
2021-07-12
Sophie Taeuber-Arp
Bringing together over 200 objects from collections across Europe and America, this exhibition shows how Sophie Taeuber-Arp (1889-1943) blazed a new path for the development of abstraction.
Sophie Taeuber-Arp
10am to 6pm
Southwark
Closes tomorrow
2021-07-12
2021-07-12
The Charlie Phillips Archive
Starting over 50 years ago, this great photographer has been documenting life in the west London communities of Ladbroke Grove and Notting Hill.
The Charlie Phillips Archive
12pm to 8pm
Southwark
Closes tomorrow
2021-07-12
2021-07-12
Round and Around
Round and Around is an audio-visual project planned and produced to observe modern Korean history on multiple levels.
Round and Around
10am to 5:30pm
Trafalgar Square
Closing soon Fri, 22nd October
2021-07-12
2021-07-12
The Natural World
This exhibition is dedicated to approximately 40 rare and fascinating objects paying tribute to the wonders of the natural world.
The Natural World
10am to 5pm
South Kensington
Closing soon Fri, 22nd October
2021-07-12
2021-07-12

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What's on in London

Walking tours of London on Monday 12th July 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
2021-07-12
2021-07-12