The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Thursday 4th November.


Top events in London on Thu 4th Nov 2021


Online events / webinars

Gatwick will present plans to bring the existing Northern Runway into routine use, whilst meeting all international safety standards.
5pm to 6:30pm
 
This illustrated talk introduces the principal elements of the traditional Islamic Garden.
6pm to 7pm
 
Southwark-based author C. J. Schüler will discuss his forthcoming book, The Wood that Built London.
6:30pm to 7:30pm
 
The Wood that Built London: An Online Talk by C. J
A personal, illustrated journey through the life of this Black British history giant with his wife Leila
6:30pm to 8:15pm
 
Darcus Howe: a talk by Leila Hassan-Howe
An online event with Miraphora Mina and Eduardo Lima, founders of the design studio MinaLima when they will present the new edition of J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets.
7:30pm to :
 

 

Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Kasama Potters Project
The Kasama Potters project brings together thirty-four Japanese ceramicists from Kasama.
Kasama Potters Project
10am to 6pm
Islington
Closing soon Mon, 8th November
2021-10-05
2021-11-08
Londons – The Polycentric City
A display of photographs of London from eight different perspectives, rejecting a single, monolithic view in favour of a fragmentary, multifarious mosaic.
Londons – The Polycentric City
9am to 6pm
Euston
Closing soon Thu, 4th November
2021-09-17
2021-11-04
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, 7th November
2021-09-20
2021-11-07
Tokyo 1964: Designing Tomorrow
This exhibition explores the pioneering design strategy and lasting legacy of the historic Tokyo 1964 Olympic Games.
Tokyo 1964: Designing Tomorrow
10am to 8pm
Kensington
Closing soon Sun, 7th November
2021-08-05
2021-11-07
'Series N700S' Shinkansen railway model
A model of Japan's newest 'bullet train' is on display inside Japan House for a few weeks.
'Series N700S' Shinkansen railway model
10am to 8pm
Kensington
Closing soon Sun, 7th November
2021-09-06
2021-11-07
Hand & Lock Prize for Embroidery 2021 Exhibition
The annual Hand & Lock Prize for Embroidery celebrates global embroidery in fashion and textile arts.
Hand & Lock Prize for Embroidery 2021 Exhibition
All Day
Southwark
Closing soon Sun, 7th November
2021-11-03
2021-11-07
Lifesize fire-lit video portraits of ancient Oak, Beech and Hornbeam pollards will be projected onto the tower of St Mary Aldermary Church.
6pm to 11pm
City of London
Closing soon Thu, 11th November
2021-11-04
2021-11-11
Blackfriars SE1 in the 1970s
An exhibition of photos of community action in the Blackfriars area in the 1970/80s.
Blackfriars SE1 in the 1970s
10am to 9pm
Southwark
Closing soon Thu, 11th November
2021-10-29
2021-11-11
On the Other Hand
An outdoor exhibition of sculpture that reasserts the liveliness of ordinary things.
On the Other Hand
All Day
Poplar
Closing soon Fri, 12th November
2021-08-26
2021-11-12
Mark Rothko 1968: Clearing Away
An exhibition of rarely seen paintings on paper from the final years of Mark Rothko’s life.
Mark Rothko 1968: Clearing Away
10am to 6pm
Poplar
Closing soon Fri, 12th November
2021-10-08
2021-11-12

Exhibitions opening soon


What's on in London

Walking tours of London on Thursday 4th November 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
2021-11-04
2021-11-04
A walk that explores the very heart of the City – the most historic part of the capital.
 11am to 1pm
 
 City of London
2021-11-04
2021-11-04
This Magical Mystery Tour is a chance to “Imagine” Beatlemania and the Swinging 60s.
 11am to 1pm
 
 Bloomsbury
2021-11-04
2021-11-04
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
2021-11-04
2021-11-04