The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Thursday 27th January.


Top events in London on Thu 27th Jan 2022

Join a tour of the LGBTQ+ Collections and discover the stories the Bishopsgate Institute is home to.
6:30pm to 8pm
 
City of London
Archive Tour - LGBTQ+ Collections
Tracy Borman gives a talk about latest publication Crown & Sceptre: A New History of the British Monarchy, William the Conqueror to Queen Elizabeth II.
6:30pm to 8pm
 
Southwark
Crown and Sceptre - A Talk by Tracy Borman

Online events / webinars

Why do some big cats prey on humans? Join us in this ethnographic storytelling to reframe human-nonhuman relations on the planet.
6pm to 7:30pm
 
Crooked Cats: Beastly Tales from India
Join Jenni Adams explores how neutrinos are cosmic messengers that can travel through the Universe.
7pm to 8:30pm
 
IceCube: the coolest way to detect neutrinos

 

Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

The Last Hussar
British artist Tobias Wilkinson documented the daily life of the last British tank soldiers to leave Germany, prior to their homecoming in 2019.
The Last Hussar
10am to 5pm
Chelsea
Closing soon Fri, 28th January
2022-01-10
2022-01-28
Shaping Space – Architectural Models Revealed
This exhibition celebrates the role of architectural models in shaping the spaces we live in.
Shaping Space – Architectural Models Revealed
9am to 6pm
Euston
Closing soon Fri, 28th January
2021-10-10
2022-01-28
 Frans Hals: The Male Portrait
The exhibition brings together over a dozen of the artist’s best male portraits from collections across the world.
 Frans Hals: The Male Portrait
10:15am to 3:45pm
Marylebone High St
Ends on Sun 30th January
2021-09-22
2022-01-30
Hokusai: The Great Picture Book of Everything
In a world-first, a group of rare drawings by Japanese artist Katsushika Hokusai will go on display at the British Museum.
Hokusai: The Great Picture Book of Everything
10am to 5pm
Russell Square
Ends on Sun 30th January
2021-09-30
2022-01-30
Enticing Peaks - Swiss prints from the Lloyd Bequest
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.
Enticing Peaks - Swiss prints from the Lloyd Bequest
10am to 5pm
Russell Square
Ends on Sun 30th January
2021-08-24
2022-01-30
Young Poland: An Arts and Crafts Movement (1890 – 1918)
The first major exhibition to explore the decorative arts and architecture of Young Poland.
Young Poland: An Arts and Crafts Movement (1890 – 1918)
10am to 5pm
Walthamstow
Ends on Sun 30th January
2021-10-26
2022-01-30
Light up the Museum
Lighting up the Museum this winter will be a major light installation by multi award winning lighting designer Jessica Hung Han Yun.
Light up the Museum
3pm to 9pm
Bethnal Green
Ends on Mon 31st January
2022-01-08
2022-01-31
The Vanished East End
Documentary photography from the 70s and 80s
The Vanished East End
10am to 7pm
Whitechapel
Ends on Fri 4th February
2021-09-30
2022-02-04
Shilpa Gupta
The first major London exhibition by Mumbai-based artist Shilpa Gupta highlights the fragility of one’s right to expression whilst raising urgent questions of censorship, confinement and resistance.
Shilpa Gupta
11am to 5pm
Barbican
Ends on Sun 6th February
2021-10-07
2022-02-06
Leigh Bowery - Tell Them I’ve Gone to Papua New Guinea
An exhibition to celebrate the life and work of renowned performance artist Leigh Bowery.
Leigh Bowery - Tell Them I’ve Gone to Papua New Guinea
11am to 4pm
Tottenham Court Road
Ends on Sun 6th February
2022-01-07
2022-02-06

Exhibitions opening soon


What's on in London

Walking tours of London on Thursday 27th January 2022

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
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A walk that explores the very heart of the City – the most historic part of the capital.
 11am to 1pm
 
 City of London
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This Magical Mystery Tour is a chance to “Imagine” Beatlemania and the Swinging 60s.
 11am to 1pm
 
 Bloomsbury
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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
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