The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Wednesday 17th November.


Top events in London on Wed 17th Nov 2021

A talk about how scholars of the Holocaust find themselves confronted with the hostile reactions of various states pursuing the policies of Holocaust distortion.
6pm to 7pm
 
Barbican
Holocaust History Under Siege
See the Museum of London's Ellipse Hall transformed into a marketplace for the exchange of ideas on the universal topic of food.
6:30pm to 9pm
 
Barbican
The Food and Idea Exchange

Online events / webinars

Hear the stories of Scotland's early nurses and midwives accused of witchcraft for helping others in the annual RCN Foundation Lecture.
6pm to 7:15pm
 
Witches’ Stories: Nurses and midwives accused of witchcraft (1563-1736)
This talk will outline Gimson's life and work through the medium of his correspondence.
7pm to :
 
In this talk, discover lesser known histories of a group that, for the most part, tends to be overlooked.
7:30pm to 8:30pm
 
All the Kings' Fools: Disability and the Tudors

 

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
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
The Making of Rodin
This major exhibition is the first to focus on the importance of plaster in his work.
The Making of Rodin
10am to 6pm
Southwark
Closing soon Sun, 21st November
2021-07-18
2021-11-21
Elizabeth Blackadder: Favourite Flowers
This exhibition brings together a selection of watercolours, etchings and screenprints from throughout her life in the theme of growth
Elizabeth Blackadder: Favourite Flowers
10am to 5pm
Southwark
Closing soon Sun, 21st November
2021-10-19
2021-11-21
On Reflection: 700 years of Dante Alighieri
This project celebrates the 700th anniversary of the death of Dante Alighieri.
On Reflection: 700 years of Dante Alighieri
1pm to 6pm
Camden
Closing soon Mon, 22nd November
2021-11-09
2021-11-22
The Artistic Legacy of Joseph Banks
This display of artworks and manuscripts explores the life and interests of Joseph Banks (1743-1820) through some of his extraordinary collections.
The Artistic Legacy of Joseph Banks
10am to 5:50pm
South Kensington
Closing soon Thu, 25th November
2021-05-17
2021-11-25
Northern Line inspired art exhibition
An exhibition of images created by East Finchley Open Artists that relate to a Northern Line station of their choice.
Northern Line inspired art exhibition
1pm to 5pm
Highgate
Closing soon Thu, 25th November
2021-11-12
2021-11-25
Fantastic Beasts: The Wonder of Nature
Discover where the real world and the Wizarding World intertwine.
Fantastic Beasts: The Wonder of Nature
10am to 5:50pm
South Kensington
Closing soon Thu, 25th November
2021-05-17
2021-11-25
Laughing Matters: The State of a Nation
This display reflects on the role of humour in debates around identity, empire and power over the past two hundred years.
Laughing Matters: The State of a Nation
10am to 6pm
South Kensington
Closing soon Thu, 25th November
2021-05-17
2021-11-25
This exhibition will display works from throughout the artist’s career and explore how her admiration for William Hogarth has inspired elements of her work.
12pm to 4pm
Chiswick
Closing soon Fri, 26th November
2021-07-20
2021-11-26

Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Wednesday 17th November 2021

The Finnish Church will host a range of Nordic fare in their church over two weekends.
 2pm to 8pm
 
 Rotherhithe
2021-11-17
2021-11-17

Finnish Church's christmas fair

What's on in London

Walking tours of London on Wednesday 17th 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
2021-11-17
2021-11-17
A one-hour guided walk of London arts venues past, present and future, revealing secret spaces, secret histories and secret projects and lesser-known venues which faced particular struggles during the pandemic. Extracts of poetry inspired by interviews with arts professionals during lockdown will be performed during the walk.
 1pm to 2pm
 
 Fitzrovia
2021-11-17
2021-11-17
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
2021-11-17
2021-11-17