Your guide to London's culture and transport news and events taking place across the city.

Your guide to London's culture and transport news and events taking place across the city.

Things to do in London in November 2023

The ianVisits guide to November's unusual events, tours, lectures and exhibitions happening around London.


Wednesday 1st November

The launch of Linda McDougall's new biography of Marcia Williams, who became the first woman political adviser to a Prime Minister.
2023-11-01
5:30pm to 7pm
 
Whitechapel
Whitechapel
Visitors will enjoy seeing 7 Hammersmith Terrace in low lighting, which creates a unique and special effect on wallpapers, textiles and furniture
2023-11-01
Starts at 6pm
 
Hammersmith
A Candlelit Tour of Emery Walker's House
Hammersmith
Van Gogh specialist Martin Bailey examines the struggles that he faced and how he overcame them to channel his creativity into his art.
2023-11-01
Starts at 7pm
 
Stockwell
Martin Bailey: Starry Night, Van Gogh at the Asylum
Stockwell

Online events / webinars

Historian Helen Fry will look at the rich and varied intelligence and espionage work women undertook as civilians and in uniform.
7:30pm to 8:30pm
 
Women in Intelligence

More London events on Wednesday 1st November

Thursday 2nd November

A roundtable discussion and reading from Debasish Lahiri’s Legion of Lost Letters: Dramatic Monologues of Romans In Exile, exploring the place of poetry and storytelling in imagining Roman Britain in the present.
2023-11-02
4pm to 5:30pm
 
Euston
Imagining Roman Britain: A roundtable discussion and reading
Euston
A monthly late opening of the restored Roman temple found near Bank in the City of London in the 1950s, and recently restored to its original subterranean location.
2023-11-02
5pm to 8pm
 
City of London
Monthly late opening at the London Mithraeum
City of London
Join church and public clock specialist Keith Scobie-Youngs to explore the history of the winding of the Great Clock of Westminster.
2023-11-02
5:30pm to 10pm
 
Russell Square
Russell Square
On the first Thursday of the month, Holborn's Novelty Automation has a bar in the store for their late-night opening.
2023-11-02
6pm to 9pm
 
Holborn
Monthly bar night at Novelty Automation
Holborn
Told for the very first time, this is the shocking and extraordinary story of the most-conniving and manipulative Tudor family you've never
2023-11-02
6:30pm to 8pm
 
Southwark
The House of Dudley: A New History of Tudor England - A Talk by Joanne Paul
Southwark
A selection of silent film clips are being screened along with a live 15-piece orchestra.
2023-11-02
Starts at 8pm
 
Brixton
Film Orchestrated: Silent Slapsticks
Brixton

More London events on Thursday 2nd November

Friday 3rd November

Shop 1000s of affordable and sustainable original mid-century vintage posters - from £10 bargains to rare investment pieces
2023-11-03
2pm to 8pm
 
Peckham
Vintage Poster Market
Peckham

More London events on Friday 3rd November

Saturday 4th November

Monthly Saturday opening of an exhibition about the British priest who nearly became Pope.
2023-11-04
10am to 5pm
 
Southwark
Reformation Cardinal
Southwark
A display of pre-1905 motor vehicles in central London ahead of the London to Brighton vintage car rally.
2023-11-04
10am to 3:30pm
 
Whitehall
Whitehall
Shop 1000s of affordable and sustainable original mid-century vintage posters - from £10 bargains to rare investment pieces
2023-11-04
10am to 6pm
 
Peckham
Vintage Poster Market
Peckham
A day of talks on London history.
2023-11-04
10am to 4:30pm
 
Southwark
Stories of London - A Day of Talks
Southwark
The Festival of the Accused delves into the history of witchcraft and summons a host of writers and performers who praise the modern witch.
2023-11-04
10am to 9pm
 
Camden
Camden
National Secular Society historian Bob Forder introduces the 19th century secularist freethinking pioneers of family planning
2023-11-04
11am to 3pm
 
Holborn
Holborn
This summer London's fire stations be opening their red doors to the public for a number of open day events across London.
2023-11-04
12pm to 5pm
 
Poplar
Millwall Fire Station open day
Poplar
The 2023 Writeidea Festival is two days of free public talks (mostly) by book authors
2023-11-04
1pm to 8pm
 
Bethnal Green
Bethnal Green
John Walsh will be signing his books Conan the Barbarian: The Official Story of the Film and The Wicker Man: The Official Story of the Film
2023-11-04
2pm to 3pm
 
Soho
 John Walsh Signing Conan the Barbarian & The Wicker Man: The Official Story of the Film
Soho

More London events on Saturday 4th November

Sunday 5th November

If you get up early enough, you can see a load of pre-1905 vintage cars leaving Hyde Park and heading towards Brighton.
2023-11-05
7am to 10am
 
A number of vintage buses will be running along routes in North London today.
2023-11-05
9:30am to 5pm
 
The collection includes instruments by Gavioli, Marenghi, Hooghuys, Wilhelm Bruder Söhne and Gebr.Weber.
2023-11-05
11am to 5pm
 
Amersham
Occasional open day at the Amersham Fair Organ Museum
Amersham
Shop 1000s of affordable and sustainable original mid-century vintage posters - from £10 bargains to rare investment pieces
2023-11-05
11am to 5pm
 
Peckham
Vintage Poster Market
Peckham
The 2023 Writeidea Festival is two days of free public talks (mostly) by book authors
2023-11-05
1pm to 8pm
 
Bethnal Green
Bethnal Green

More London events on Sunday 5th November

Monday 6th November

There will be an overnight rehearsal of the ceremonial aspects of the State Opening of Parliament.
2023-11-06
12am to 6am
 
Whitehall
Overnight rehersal of the State Opening of Parliament
Whitehall
Wes Streeting MP will be talking to Farah Hussain about his early life in Stepney
2023-11-06
6pm to 7:30pm
 
Whitechapel
Whitechapel

More London events on Monday 6th November

Tuesday 7th November

Be prepared for ghosts, merry monarchs, “snob screens”, naughty nymphs and mischievous monks – as well as fabulous furnishings and curious customs.
2023-11-07
2pm to 3pm
 
City of London
Thrones of Felicity: London by Pub
City of London
This lecture will explore how tracing ancient routes on foot, and experiencing travel as people did in an age before trains and cars, can offer insights into the past.
2023-11-07
6pm to 7pm
 
Holborn
Pilgrimages, Pandemics and the Past
Holborn
Griff Rhys Jones will introduce the campaign to reject the proposed redevelopment of the station.
2023-11-07
6:30pm to 9pm
 
Whitechapel
Whitechapel
A miner's daughter from County Durham who advised three US presidents on foreign affairs takes on the future of education.
2023-11-07
7pm to 8:30pm
 
Camden
Camden
This illustrated talk will map its course, consider its earlier history above ground, in particular at some of the local Dulwich connections.
2023-11-07
8pm to 9pm
 
Dulwich
Dulwich

More London events on Tuesday 7th November

Wednesday 8th November

Find out about the past, present and future of children and young people's nursing and visit our new exhibition.
2023-11-08
5:30pm to 8pm
 
Harley Street
Once Upon a Time: Exhibition Launch
Harley Street
Speakers will discuss the past, present and future of housing safety and fire policy.
2023-11-08
5:30pm to 7pm
 
Euston
Euston

Online events / webinars

This talk tells the story of the Peckham Rye Station restoration, setting Driver’s work in the context of Victorian railway architects.
7pm to 8:30pm
 
The stations of the London Brighton & South Coast Railway in the 1860s

More London events on Wednesday 8th November

Thursday 9th November

Light-hearted guide to becoming Lord Mayor, describes the route to this top title.
2023-11-09
2pm to 3pm
 
City of London
How To Be a Lord Mayor
City of London
What will be in our future fridge? Chat to scientists about how food affects health and wellbeing, vertical farming, and the future of food.
2023-11-09
6pm to 9pm
 
South Kensington
Imperial Lates: Future Food
South Kensington
£10.00
With the help of a live model and a set of autopsy instruments, Dr Suzy Lishman describes how pathologists examine the body.
2023-11-09
7pm to 8:30pm
 
Holborn
Holborn

More London events on Thursday 9th November

Friday 10th November

This Remembrance Weekend, come and admire the War Widows Quilt and discover the work that went into creating this moving piece of collaborative art.
2023-11-10
10am to 5:30pm
 
Chelsea
War Widows Quilt
Chelsea
Barchas will share new findings about Georgian art rentals, including what she learned about a London art supplier who lent out pr
2023-11-10
5:30pm to 7:30pm
 
Euston
Euston
The intriguing history of Dickens's London, showing how tourists have reimagined and reinvented the Dickensian metropolis for more than 150 years.
2023-11-10
6:30pm to 7:30pm
 
Southwark
Southwark College of Canons Lecture  - Dickensland with  Lee Jackson
Southwark

Online events / webinars

This talk will explore the lesser-known clauses and stories hidden in the First World War Peace Treaties.
2pm to 3pm
 
The First World War Peace Treaties

More London events on Friday 10th November

Saturday 11th November

On the day of the Lord Mayor's show, there's free entry to the Cathedral's ground floor.
2023-11-11
8:30am to 3:30pm
 
City of London
Free entry to St Paul's Cathedral
City of London
This Remembrance Weekend, come and admire the War Widows Quilt and discover the work that went into creating this moving piece of collaborative art.
2023-11-11
10am to 5:30pm
 
Chelsea
War Widows Quilt
Chelsea
Watch the three mile-long procession to mark the Lord Mayor’s first full day in office.
2023-11-11
10am to 3pm
 
Tolworth Showtrain is the Society’s annual model railway show in November. It is one of the largest shows held in the South East.
2023-11-11
10am to 5:30pm
 
Surbiton
Surbiton
The museum, normally only open Mon-Fri will be open today for the Lord Mayor's Show.
2023-11-11
11am to 4pm
 
City of London
City of London
A day of talks and tours to mark the closing of the Museum of London Docklands Indo + Caribbean display.
2023-11-11
11:30am to 4pm
 
Poplar
Poplar
‘How to Read a Censored Book’ invites you to take a closer look at a selection of queer literature seized by the UK government in the 1980s and to consider some of the many different ways they might be read today.
2023-11-11
1:30pm to 5:30pm
 
Euston
How to Read a Censored Book
Euston

More London events on Saturday 11th November

Sunday 12th November

This Remembrance Weekend, come and admire the War Widows Quilt and discover the work that went into creating this moving piece of collaborative art.
2023-11-12
10am to 5:30pm
 
Chelsea
War Widows Quilt
Chelsea
Tolworth Showtrain is the Society’s annual model railway show in November. It is one of the largest shows held in the South East.
2023-11-12
10am to 4pm
 
Surbiton
Surbiton

More London events on Sunday 12th November

Monday 13th November

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Tuesday 14th November

In this lecture Professor David Reynolds FBA, explores some of the issues that are still not fully resolved.
2023-11-14
5pm to 6:30pm
 
St James
St James
Gemmology – the science of gemstones – is a science that, although practiced since 300 BC, wasn’t fully recognised until the 19th century.
2023-11-14
6pm to 7pm
 
West Brompton
West Brompton

More London events on Tuesday 14th November

Wednesday 15th November

In this lecture, we’ll look at some remarkable examples of evolutionary chance and reveal why they are sometimes less random than you might expect.
2023-11-15
6pm to 7pm
 
Holborn
Random Chance in Evolution
Holborn
Join broadcaster and cultural historian Matthew Sweet alongside Christel Dee, author and presenter of Doctor Who: The Fan Show, as we celebrate The Doctor, their companions, and what may be the greatest show on, and off, Earth.
2023-11-15
6:30pm to 8pm
 
Holborn
Holborn
Photograph the Cathedral after hours on this autumn evening
2023-11-15
7pm to 8:30pm
 
Southwark
Southwark

Online events / webinars

This reappraisal builds on material presented to the Second International Early Main Line Railways Conference held at the National Railway Museum, York, in 2018 and subsequently published in the conference proceedings in 2019.
7pm to 8:30pm
 
Victorian & Edwardian Railway Stations Re-appraised, by John Minnis

More London events on Wednesday 15th November

Thursday 16th November

Come and enjoy the traditional atmosphere with Swedish food and handcrafts.
2023-11-16
11:30am to 8pm
 
Marylebone
Marylebone
An evening featuring scenes of yesteryear’s railways - on the big screen.  
2023-11-16
2pm to 4:30pm
 
Brentford
Steam on the Screen
Brentford
2023 is Whittington 600 and there is quite a bit more to Dick Whittington than the pantomime.
2023-11-16
2pm to 3pm
 
City of London
Whittington 600: The Man, The Myth (and The Cat)
City of London
Monthly late opening of the Bank of England Museum.
2023-11-16
5pm to 8pm
 
City of London
City of London
The Lord Mayor of London will switch on Leadenhall Market's Christmas lights at 6pm - complete with pyrotechnic firework fountains.
2023-11-16
5:15pm to 6:30pm
 
City of London
Lord Mayor of London to switch on Leadenhall Market's Christmas lights
City of London
A talk about the provision of public toilets in London.
2023-11-16
6:30pm to 8:30pm
 
A compendium of sounds from this world and beyond, from the author of A New Map of Wonders and The Book of Barely Imagined Beings.
2023-11-16
6:30pm to 8pm
 
Southwark
A Book of Noises: Notes on the Auraculous | A Talk by Caspar Henderson
Southwark
Join a screening of 'I am a Cliche' a documentary exploring the life and impact of musician Poly Styrene.
2023-11-16
6:45pm to 9pm
 
Bethnal Green
Film Screening: Poly Styrene: I Am a Cliché
Bethnal Green

More London events on Thursday 16th November

Friday 17th November

A guided tour of one of the City of London's grand livery halls, belonging to the Stationers Company.
2023-11-17
11am to 12:30pm
 
City of London
Occasional guided tour of Stationers' Hall
City of London
Celebrate the opening of the new Global Poster Gallery, and discover iconic posters and artworks after dark.
2023-11-17
6:45pm to 10pm
 
Covent Garden
Museum Late: Posters and Posers
Covent Garden

Online events / webinars

In this historical adventure, Broadcaster and author Selina Mills takes us on a journey through the history of blindness in Western Culture to discover that blindness is not so dark after all.
2pm to 3pm
 
Life Unseen: A Story of Blindness

More London events on Friday 17th November

Saturday 18th November

A few days each year, the Hampton Court Palace gardens are free to visit.
2023-11-18
10am to 5:30pm
 
East Molesey
East Molesey
An annual gathering of witchcraft, folklore, ghosts, and fairies from the British Isles.
2023-11-18
10am to 5pm
 
Holborn
Holborn
Come and enjoy the traditional atmosphere with Swedish food and handcrafts.
2023-11-18
11:30am to 6pm
 
Marylebone
Marylebone
To celebrate the launch of ‘London Railway Atlas’, author Joe Brown will be holding a book signing in the Museum shop
2023-11-18
12pm to 3pm
 
Covent Garden
London Railway Atlas book signing
Covent Garden
Volunteers from Barnet Museum are continuing to arrange special openings of Barnet Physic Well.
2023-11-18
2pm to 4pm
 
Arkley
Barnet "Physic Well" openings
Arkley
Jessica Carney will share some stories about her famous grandfather, William Hartnell, the original Doctor Who.
2023-11-18
3pm to 4:30pm
 
Ealing
Ealing

More London events on Saturday 18th November

Sunday 19th November

Vintage buses operating free extra trips on routes 13, 125, 134, 221 and 263.
2023-11-19
9:30am to 5:30pm
 
Finchley Bus Running Day
A few days each year, the Hampton Court Palace gardens are free to visit.
2023-11-19
10am to 5:30pm
 
East Molesey
East Molesey
A tour covering the whole of the Gardens, including the sites of the earlier houses, the Walled Garden and a large part of the existing Mansion.
2023-11-19
Starts at 10am
 
North Weald
Monthly guided tour of Copped Hall
North Weald
Twice yearly sale of midcentury modern furniture and accessories.
2023-11-19
10am to 4pm
 
Dulwich
Midcentury Modern fair
Dulwich
A one-day exhibition to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Liverpool Street line coming to Chingford.
2023-11-19
11am to 4pm
 
Chingford
Chingford
Come and enjoy the traditional atmosphere with Swedish food and handcrafts.
2023-11-19
11:30am to 5pm
 
Marylebone
Marylebone

More London events on Sunday 19th November

Monday 20th November

An annual talk delivered by the President of Gresham College, The Rt Hon the Lord Mayor of the City of London.
2023-11-20
6pm to 7pm
 
City of London
Connect To Prosper – The Power Of Networks
City of London
Find out what the reality was like for servicemen and surgeons in the bloody fields of battle with Mr Michael Crumplin, retired consultant surgeon and world authority on surgery during the Napoleonic Wars.
2023-11-20
7pm to 8:30pm
 
Holborn
Holborn
In conversation with Dr Lyndsey Jenkins, Jess will be reflecting on her life from childhood to MP.
2023-11-20
7:30pm to 9:30pm
 
Whitechapel
Whitechapel

More London events on Monday 20th November

Tuesday 21st November

Peruse a plethora of food, fashion, decoration and home ware stalls, whilst enjoying the beautiful historic surroundings.
2023-11-21
11am to 8pm
 
Clerkenwell
Charterhouse Christmas Fair
Clerkenwell
Join our guided tour of Oxford House's listed Victorian building. Peek into our archives, visit our 'secret chapel' and take in 360°degree views of East London on our spectacular rooftop.
2023-11-21
12pm to 1am
 
Dagenham
Oxford House Building Tour: Victorians, Gandhi’s Visit and the Secret Chapel
Dagenham
In this lecture, we discuss the mathematics behind them, and the links to other kinds of number grids, like magic squares and so-called Latin squares, which have been studied for centuries.
2023-11-21
1pm to 2pm
 
Holborn
The Maths of Sudoku and Latin Squares
Holborn
Public Meeting hosted by Griff Rhys Jones to Save Liverpool Street Station.
2023-11-21
6pm to 7:30pm
 
City of London
Public Meeting with Griff Rhys Jones to Save Liverpool Street Station
City of London
Dr Sally Jeffery will discuss recent research on London and his career that has revealed many new details.
2023-11-21
Starts at 6:30pm
 
Tottenham Court Road
Tottenham Court Road
Alice Albinia has spent the past seven years travelling around the edges of Britain, piecing together ancient, medieval and modern myths of islands ruled by women.
2023-11-21
7pm to 8:30pm
 
Soho
The Britannias: An Archipelago's Tale with Alice Albinia and Dr Guy Hayward
Soho
Former BBC News technology correspondent, Rory Cellan-Jones talks about his life as a child of a love affair between two BBC employees.
2023-11-21
7:30pm to 8:30pm
 
Richmond
Richmond

More London events on Tuesday 21st November

Wednesday 22nd November

This lecture considers the evolution of this conspiracy theory since the Middle Ages, examines its nature and operation today, and considers its future development.
2023-11-22
6pm to 7pm
 
Holborn
Antisemitic Conspiracy Theories: Past, Present and Future?
Holborn
Join writer Iain Sinclair and painter Renchi Bicknell as they recount their experiences, through conversation, painting and film, retracing some of Van Gogh's long-distance walks across England, Belgium and France.
2023-11-22
Starts at 7pm
 
Stockwell
Stockwell

Online events / webinars

This talk discusses some of the the creative uses and reuses of railway structures, including relocated and repurposed structures.
7pm to 8:30pm
 
Buildings in Motion: The  Reuse of Railway Structures,  by Simon Bradley

More London events on Wednesday 22nd November

Thursday 23rd November

The festive celebration will host over 100 curated stands
2023-11-23
10am to 5pm
 
Chelsea
Chelsea
History Day is a day for students, researchers & history enthusiasts to explore library, museum, archive and history collections across the UK & beyond.
2023-11-23
11am to 4pm
 
Euston
Euston
In this lecture, Professor Roland Greene will consider the First Folio as an event, not only in its immediate national context but from outside England and in light of its influence over the long term.
2023-11-23
6pm to 8pm
 
Euston
Euston
The launch of a new creative venue, The Handbag Factory, with an inaugural exhibition opening.
2023-11-23
6pm to 9pm
 
Kennington
Launch Event & Exhibition Opening at The Handbag Factory
Kennington
Join Dr Matt Lodder to explore a botanical perspective of tattoo design, tools and inks from prehistory to the present
2023-11-23
6:15pm to 7:30pm
 
Pimlico
Lindley Late: Botany and Tattoos - A Story of Design and Discovery
Pimlico
Delve into the world of Tudor warfare at sea and explore the creation and function of Tudor gun-shields.
2023-11-23
6:30pm to 9pm
 
Whitehall
Henry VIII’s Gun Shield: Arming the Mary Rose
Whitehall
Join writer and speaker Nick Page for this fun and informative look at myths and traditions of the festive season.
2023-11-23
6:30pm to 8pm
 
Southwark
Christmas: Tradition, Truth and Total Baubles - Festive Talk by Nick Page
Southwark
Celebrate a decade of Concretopia this is a special night back in Bookseller Crow, where it all began.
2023-11-23
7:30pm to 9:30pm
 
Upper Norwood
Concretopia: A Brutal Decade with John Grindrod
Upper Norwood

Online events / webinars

This talk with Dr Kris Lockyear explores the techniques used to discover an ancient Roman palace in Hertfordshire.
1pm to 2pm
 
Lunch Hour Lecture

More London events on Thursday 23rd November

Friday 24th November

The festive celebration will host over 100 curated stands
2023-11-24
10am to 5pm
 
Chelsea
Chelsea
Illuminate Bermondsey & Rotherhithe is a free annual festival inspired by the histories of the Thames, the docks, and migration.
2023-11-24
Starts at 5pm
 
Rotherhithe
Bermondsey lantern parade
Rotherhithe

Online events / webinars

How can London learn from European cities who are pioneering circular economy strategies to achieve our own zero-carbon status by 2030?
10am to 11am
 
Towards circular cities: London, Vienna, Copenhagen
In this talk commemorating 250 years since the Boston Tea Party, Daniel Gosling examines the documents at The National Archives that record this political and mercantile protest.
2pm to 3pm
 
Tea and Sovereignty: British Responses to the Boston Tea Party

More London events on Friday 24th November

Saturday 25th November

A day of talks exploring the lives and legacies of the Stuart family and their children, this event promises to be a captivating journey into British history.
2023-11-25
10am to 5pm
 
Southwark
Southwark
This is a biennial event, showcasing the work of this large group of active quilters.
2023-11-25
10am to 4pm
 
Beckenham
Beckenham Quilters Exhibition
Beckenham
The festive celebration will host over 100 curated stands
2023-11-25
10am to 5pm
 
Chelsea
Chelsea
There will be a selection of creative stalls and sellers displayed in the period rooms and outside in the Historic Courtyard.
2023-11-25
11am to 4pm
 
Enfield Town
Enfield Town
Annual sale of Nordic gifts by the two Nordic churches in Rotherhithe.
2023-11-25
12pm to 6pm
 
Rotherhithe
Rotherhithe
20 minute free horse and carriage rides around Chelsea each weekend in the run up to Christmas
2023-11-25
12pm to 4pm
 
Chelsea
Horse & Carriage Rides in Chelsea
Chelsea
Biannual open weekend of an arts and crafts collective in Bloomsbury.
2023-11-25
12pm to 6pm
 
Clerkenwell
Cockpit Open Studios
Clerkenwell
A chance to see a steam train arrive at Paddington station in the afternoon.
2023-11-25
12:30pm to 2pm
 
Once a month open day at a nature reserve that sits alongside the railway in Forest Hill.
2023-11-25
1pm to 4pm
 
Forest Hill
Monthly open day at Dacres Wood nature reserve
Forest Hill
Step back to the Roaring Twenties for an evening of traditional live Jazz and see the world's largest working steam engine in action.
2023-11-25
6:30pm to 10:30pm
 
Feltham
An Evening at the Kempton Steam Museum
Feltham

More London events on Saturday 25th November

Sunday 26th November

The festive celebration will host over 100 curated stands
2023-11-26
10am to 4pm
 
Chelsea
Chelsea
A WW2-era history attraction that's open to the public once a month.
2023-11-26
10:30am to 4pm
 
Watford
Monthly open day at The 1940s Experience
Watford
There will be a selection of creative stalls and sellers displayed in the period rooms and outside in the Historic Courtyard.
2023-11-26
11am to 4pm
 
Enfield Town
Enfield Town
A festive extravaganza supported by The Friends of Dulwich College.
2023-11-26
11:30am to 4pm
 
Dulwich
Dulwich
Annual sale of Nordic gifts by the two Nordic churches in Rotherhithe.
2023-11-26
12pm to 6pm
 
Rotherhithe
Rotherhithe
20 minute free horse and carriage rides around Chelsea each weekend in the run up to Christmas
2023-11-26
12pm to 4pm
 
Chelsea
Horse & Carriage Rides in Chelsea
Chelsea
Biannual open weekend of an arts and crafts collective in Bloomsbury.
2023-11-26
12pm to 6pm
 
Clerkenwell
Cockpit Open Studios
Clerkenwell
Once a month, the oldest building in Hackney, St Augustine's Tower is open, so you can climb up to the top.
2023-11-26
2pm to 4:30pm
 
Hackney
Monthly opening of St Augustine's Tower
Hackney
The longest running Doctor Who pub quiz on the planet, The Quiz of Rassilon, joins the festivities at Riverside Studios to mark the 60th Birthday of Doctor Who.
2023-11-26
Starts at 6:30pm
 
Hammersmith
Hammersmith

More London events on Sunday 26th November

Monday 27th November

This lecture will examine the opportunities and threats of the impending AI revolution, asking if AI differs from past technology waves and exploring measures to ensure AI safety.
2023-11-27
6pm to 7pm
 
Holborn
Human-led AI
Holborn

More London events on Monday 27th November

Tuesday 28th November

The Guildhall Christmas market will let you shop a variety of stalls selling luxury handmade, unique and exclusive gifts.
2023-11-28
10:30am to 7pm
 
City of London
City of London
This talk will explore the lives of senior female office-holders and consider to what extent they could exercise agency in the jobs to which they had been appointed.
2023-11-28
5:30pm to 7pm
 
Euston
Euston
Discover the new wave of guerrilla gardening, rooted in social justice and climate action, with Ellen Miles
2023-11-28
6:15pm to 8pm
 
Pimlico
Lindley Late: Get Guerrilla Gardening - Unlock Your Inner Green Vigilante
Pimlico
Eye magazine hosts another of its Type Tuesday evening events with a focus on funfair signwriting with Joby Carter.
2023-11-28
7pm to 9:30pm
 
City of London
Type Tuesday: All the fonts of the fair
City of London

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Eyam Museum's curator Owen Roberts explores fascinating history of the ‘plague village’.
6pm to 7pm
 

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Wednesday 29th November

In this talk, former housing association developer turned heritage professional, Roland Jeffery, steers us through these changes to the area and their correlation with the social conditions of the time.
2023-11-29
Starts at 7pm
 
Paddington
Paddington

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Susan Major discusses the working class railway excursions for women in early Victorian Britain.
7pm to 8:30pm
 
Women on the Move: Working Class Railway Excursions,  A Talk by Susan Major
Join author Helena Kelly as she retells Dickens’ story from his childhood to his deathbed, uncovers the truths he tried to keep hidden
7:30pm to 8:30pm
 
The Life and Lies of Charles Dickens

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Thursday 30th November

Join the Thames Discovery Programme on a guided walk on the Thames foreshore by Cannon Street in the City of London.
2023-11-30
Starts at 9:15am
 
Come along to Foyles Charing Cross Road and meet some of the best authors of the year, get your Christmas gifts signed, and have a glass of mulled wine.
2023-11-30
Starts at 6pm
 
Soho
Soho
This special guided tour will take you on a journey through the Charterhouse's history, all revealed in flickering candlelight.
2023-11-30
6pm to 8pm
 
Clerkenwell
Charterhouse tours by candlelight
Clerkenwell
Discover the magic of winter with garden designer Naomi Slade, as she joins us in conversation at the Lindley Library
2023-11-30
6:15pm to 8pm
 
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Lindley Late: The Winter Garden - Celebrating the Forgotten Season
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