Welcome to the IanVisits alternative guide to London.
Lectures, talks, heritage events, organised walks and other random geeky miscellany.

 

 

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Displayed in date order by how soon they close.

Explore the fascinating world of primates in this immersive family friendly exhibition.  (Ending Soon Sun, 2nd Jan)

Horniman Museum
SE23 3PQ
2021-09-03
Monkey Business
This exhibition explores the intimate relationship between fashion designer and royal client. (Ending Soon Sun, 2nd Jan)

Kensington Palace
W8 4PX
2021-09-03
Royal Style in the Making
This exhibition celebrates and explores the iconic role the postcard has played in connecting people for more than a century and a half. (Ending Soon Sun, 2nd Jan)

The Postal Museum
WC1X 0DA
2021-09-03
Wish You Were Here: 151 Years of the British Postcard
From designer handbags to despatch boxes, vanity cases to military rucksacks, this exhibition explores our longstanding fascination with the bag. (Ending Soon Sun, 16th Jan)

Victoria and Albert Museum
SW7 2RL
2021-09-03
Bags: Inside Out
The exhibition invites audiences to consider one of ancient Korea’s most significant, but enigmatic, archaeological sites. (Ending Soon Sat, 29th Jan)

London Mithraeum
EC4N 8AA
2021-09-03
Proposal for Sach’ŏnwang-sa
A selection of the finest prints from Lloyd's collection that reveal his admiration for the Alpine landscape and his interest in Swiss customs and mythology.  (Ending Soon Sun, 30th Jan)

The British Museum
WC1B 3DG
2021-09-03
Enticing Peaks - Swiss prints from the Lloyd Bequest
An exhibition that offers a first look at the technologies being developed to remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere, to help mitigate the worst impacts of climate change. (Ending Soon Thu, 10th Feb)

Science Museum
SW7 2DD
2021-09-03
Our Future Planet
Light Years is a special four-part exhibition series in celebration of TPG’s 50th anniversary.  (Ending Soon Sun, 13th Feb)

The Photographers' Gallery
W1F 7LW
2021-09-03
Light Years: The Photographers’ Gallery at 50
Soane Restored reveals the fascinating story of how Pitzhanger – special as an almost intact example of Sir John Soane’s work – was returned to its original vision. (Ending Soon Fri, 18th Feb)

Pitzhanger Manor & Gallery
W5 5EQ
2021-09-03
Soane Restored
Free  
Explore the diversity of euphoric experiences and the effect of positive emotion on the body. (Ending Soon Wed, 23rd Feb)

Wellcome Collection
NW1 2BE
2021-09-03
Joy
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. (Ending Soon Sun, 13th Mar)

Charles Dickens Museum
WC1N 2LX
2021-09-03
More! Oliver Twist, Dickens and Stories of the City
A display exploring the central role food plays in Black enterprise and identity in South East London.  (Ending Soon Sat, 9th Apr)

Museum of London Docklands
E14 4AL
2021-09-03
Feeding Black: Community, Power & Place
Explore the 100-year history of the prestigious Royal Academy of Dance. (Ends on Sun, 28th Aug)

Victoria and Albert Museum
SW7 2RL
2021-09-03
On Point: Royal Academy of Dance at 100
Visit an 'abandoned' Tube station underworld and discover what secrets lurk beneath our busy streets in this Hidden London exhibition. (Ends on Sun, 31st Dec)

London Transport Museum
WC2E 7BB
2021-09-03
Hidden London: The Exhibition