Welcome to the IanVisits alternative guide to London.
Lectures, talks, heritage events, organised walks and other random geeky miscellany.


Displayed in date order by how soon they close.

An installation of six large-scale clay columns inspired by traditional architectural practices in Chile, by Swedish-Chilean artist Anton Alvarez (Ends on Tue, 28th Feb)

100 Bishopsgate
EC2M 1GT
2022-06-24
The Remnants by Anton Alvarez
This exhibition explores the history of transatlantic slavery through its connections with the Bank of England and the wider City of London. (Ends on Fri, 28th Apr)

Bank of England Museum
EC2R 8AH
2022-06-24
Slavery & the Bank
The exhibition includes rare pieces of porcelain and lacquer, samurai armour, embroidered screens and diplomatic gifts from the reigns of James I to Her Majesty The Queen. (Ends on Fri, 12th May)

The Queen's Gallery
SW1A 1AA
2022-06-24
Japan: Courts and Culture
Visit an 'abandoned' Tube station underworld and discover what secrets lurk beneath our busy streets in this Hidden London exhibition. (Ends on Sun, 31st Dec)

London Transport Museum
WC2E 7BB
2022-06-24
Hidden London: The Exhibition
This exhibition follows the lives of British soldiers in Germany over the past 75 years. (Ends on Wed, 21st Aug)

National Army Museum
SW3 4HT
2022-06-24
 Foe to Friend: The British Army in Germany since 1945