The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Wednesday 10th November.


Top events in London on Wed 10th Nov 2021

This illustrated lecture investigates their history and the continuing influence on our modern world.
12pm to 1pm
 
Holborn
Ancient Greek and Roman Libraries
The Finnish Church will host a range of Nordic fare in their church over two weekends.
2pm to 8pm
 
Rotherhithe
Finnish Church's christmas fair
Shopping/food events during the day and Christmas lights switch-on in the evening.
3pm to 7pm
 
Marylebone High St
Global yachtswomen who skippered the first all-female crew in the Whitbread Round the World Yacht Race, becoming the first woman to receive the Yachtsman of the Year Trophy and was awarded an MBE honour.
6pm to 10pm
 
Strand
Icons interviewed - Tracy Edwards MBE
To mark the release of her latest book, historian and author Tessa Dunlop chairs an exclusive panel featuring some of the last surviving female soldiers of the Second World War.
6:30pm to :
 
Chelsea
 An Evening with the Army Girls

Online events / webinars

In this event, listen live to the experiences of nurses involved in this historic undertaking.
5:30pm to 7pm
 
Art dealer and broadcaster Philip Mould presents "A Life in Art" - streamed live online.
6:30pm to 8pm
 
A Life in Art - lecture by Philip Mould
Celebrate recent contributions to the field of graphic design history, which seek to shake established narratives to expand the design canon.
6:30pm to 8:30pm
 
Expanding the design canon: fresh perspectives on women in type and publishing
Can't wait till next Halloween? Join Richard Suggett for a fascinating look at the people and places associated with witchcraft in Wales
7:30pm to 9pm
 
Welsh Witches - A Lecture by Richard Suggett on Zoom
Exploring the phenomenon which entranced Victorian society
7:30pm to 8:45pm
 
 Stereoscopy: The Dawn of 3-D. Brian May and Denis Pellerin

 

Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

The Story of Swedenborg in 27 Objects
An exhibition of 27 treasures from the Swedenborg collection exploring the life and legacy of Emanuel Swedenborg.
The Story of Swedenborg in 27 Objects
11am to 5pm
Bloomsbury
Closing soon Wed, 15th December
2021-06-23
2021-12-15
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
Gone, Gone Beyond People Like Us
Inside this immersive, 360-degree cinematic installation, you’ll get to look far beyond the frame.
Gone, Gone Beyond People Like Us
Starts at 5pm
Barbican
Closing soon Sat, 13th November
2021-11-10
2021-11-13
Beuys’ Acorns
In response to the climate emergency, artists Ackroyd & Harvey have installed Beuys’ Acorns, a group of 100 oak trees, on Tate Modern’s South Terrace
Beuys’ Acorns
All Day
Southwark
Closing soon Sun, 14th November
2021-05-04
2021-11-14
This is England
See portraits of the full England football squad and manager by artist Matt Small together on public display for the first time.
This is England
10am to 5pm
Ealing
Closing soon Sun, 14th November
2021-11-06
2021-11-14
Remember the Future
This group exhibition and artist led research project unearths and interrogates our connection with our habitats and ecosystems, both global and local.
Remember the Future
10am to 5pm
Twickenham
Closing soon Sun, 14th November
2021-05-18
2021-11-14
The Art of Banksy
The Art of Banksy holds the world’s largest collection of privately owned Banksy art.
The Art of Banksy
10am to 8pm
Soho
Closing soon Sun, 21st November
2021-05-20
2021-11-21

Exhibitions opening soon


What's on in London

Walking tours of London on Wednesday 10th November 2021

Join our Roman guided tour and let us ‘roam’ around the City and discover a history that dates back nearly 2,000 years.
 11am to 12:30pm
 
 City of London
2021-11-10
2021-11-10
A unique walking tour through London’s magical history with a magical guide — discover the magic side of London beyond Harry Potter.
 Starts at 2pm
 
 Whitehall
2021-11-10
2021-11-10