The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Tuesday 7th September.


Top events in London on Tue 7th Sep 2021

John Clarke presents an account of how railway funerals were conducted.
7:30pm to :
 
Streatham
In a special lecture for Pushkin House, Antony Beevor looks at myths and misunderstandings around the Soviet role in this conflict.
7:30pm to 9:30pm
 
Holborn
Antony Beevor: The Soviet Union and the Second World War

Online events / webinars

Join us for a walking tour of Regent's Canal, now one of London’s most popular recreational waterways and an increasingly attractive place.
10am to 12pm
 
New London Architecture Walking Tour – Regent's Canal

 

Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Reverberations: a sound installation in Housmans
Reverberations is an immersive sound installation, produced by sound artist Wajid Yaseen, that uses transducer speakers to resonate through the bookshelves of one of London’s oldest radical bookshops.
Reverberations: a sound installation in Housmans
11am to 6:30pm
Islington
Closing soon Fri, 1st October
0000-00-00
2021-10-01
On Tenterhooks
Inspired by artist Anna Ray’s Huguenot ancestors who settled in Spitalfields as textile makers in the 18th century, the exhibition, On Tenterhooks explores the past and present of textile making.
On Tenterhooks
8am to 6pm
City of London
Closing soon Thu, 1st October
2021-09-04
2020-10-01
Chintz: Cotton in Bloom
A collection with an extraordinary story, spanning hundreds of years and thousands of miles.
Chintz: Cotton in Bloom
11am to 6pm
Southwark
Closing soon Sat, 11th September
2021-06-14
2021-09-11
Miniature Books
This display showcases some of the miniature books submitted by children during the Covid lockdown.
Miniature Books
9:30am to 6pm
Camden
Closing soon Sun, 12th September
2021-08-07
2021-09-12
Turner's Modern World
This landmark exhibition brings together major works by Turner from Tate and other collections, including The Fighting Temeraire 1839 and Rail, Steam and Speed 1844.
Turner's Modern World
10am to 5pm
Pimlico
Closing soon Sun, 12th September
2021-05-17
2021-09-12
Take One Picture 2021
Featuring works by children from 30 different primary schools, the exhibition showcases the richness of children's creative responses – from armoured beasts and shining shields to plumed helmets and printed flowers.
Take One Picture 2021
10am to 6pm
Trafalgar Square
Closing soon Sun, 12th September
2021-06-17
2021-09-12
In Air and Fire: War Artists, the Battle of Britain and the Blitz
A collection of work exploring artists’ responses to the Battle of Britain and the Blitz.
In Air and Fire: War Artists, the Battle of Britain and the Blitz
10am to 5pm
Colindale
Closing soon Sun, 12th September
2021-05-17
2021-09-12
Royal Society of Sculptors summer exhibition
The Royal Society of Sculptors annual Summer Exhibition returns, featuring a curated selection of works from members and fellows.
Royal Society of Sculptors summer exhibition
11am to 5pm
South Kensington
Closing soon Sat, 18th September
2021-08-25
2021-09-18
No Comply
Free  
An exhibition exploring the phenomena of skateboarding and the impact of its culture and communities on the UK over the past 45 years.
No Comply
11am to 6pm
Strand
Closing soon Sun, 19th September
2021-07-19
2021-09-19
An Ode to Afrosurrealism
A new photographic art display exploring contemporary relationships with spiritualism, reality and surrealism, through a Black British lens.
An Ode to Afrosurrealism
10am to 5:30pm
Forest Hill
Closing soon Sun, 19th September
2021-05-17
2021-09-19

Exhibitions opening soon


What's on in London

Walking tours of London on Tuesday 7th September 2021

On this guided tour, led by an expert City of London of Guide, you’ll see several of his finest places of worship.
 11am to 12:30pm
 
 City of London
2021-09-07
2021-09-07
A guided walk around the City looking for old London.
 11am to 1pm
 
 Barbican
2021-09-07
2021-09-07
Discover the secrets of London in our walking tour of Covent Garden, Kingsway, Lincoln’s Inn Fields and Victoria Embankment.
 11:30am to 1:30pm
 
 Covent Garden
2021-09-07
2021-09-07
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
2021-09-07
2021-09-07