The ianVisits guide to cheap and free things to do in London on Thursday 11th July.


Top events in London on Thu 11th Jul 2024

£16.20
City Beerfest brings together a selection of top brewers, a variety of food stalls, and live music.
2024-07-11
12:30pm to 9pm
 
City of London
City Beerfest
City of London
An illustrated talk to find out more about the Society of Photographic Relics of Old London's striking collection.
2024-07-11
12:30pm to 1:30pm
 
Clerkenwell
Relics of Old London
Clerkenwell
In this lecture, Nicola Clark explores the daily lives of ladies-in-waiting, revealing the secrets of recruitment, costume, what they ate, where (and with whom) they slept.
2024-07-11
1pm to 2pm
 
Soho
Soho
The usually private gardens at The Charterhouse will be open for three evenings this summer.
2024-07-11
5:30pm to 8:30pm
 
Clerkenwell
Open evenings at the Charterhouse Gardens
Clerkenwell
Journey through the history of the Household Cavalry after hours in this evening tour.
2024-07-11
6pm to 7:30pm
 
Whitehall
Early evening gin tour
Whitehall
Join a panel of experts as they discuss the role and importance of football during the First World War.
2024-07-11
6:30pm to 8pm
 
Chelsea
Football and War: The First World War
Chelsea
£17.27
Explore the fascinating world of gases with Mark Miodownik. From neural pathways to climate crises, a captivating journey unfolds.
2024-07-11
7pm to 8:30pm
 
Hanover Square
It's a gas
Hanover Square
Join Lara Maiklem as she discusses the follow-up to her bestselling Mudlarking: Lost and Found on the River Thames with Hannah MacInnes
2024-07-11
7pm to 8pm
 
Southwark
A Mudlarking Year: Finding Treasure in Every Season  with Lara Maiklem
Southwark

 

Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Cosmopolis: Émigré Art Dealers in 20th Century Britain
This exhibition examines the lives, careers and artists exhibited by art dealers who were driven out of Continental Europe by Nazi rule to seek refuge in Britain.
Cosmopolis: Émigré Art Dealers in 20th Century Britain
10am to 5:30pm
St John's Wood
Ends on Fri 6th September
2024-06-26
2024-09-06
This exhibition examines a collection of works on paper made by British colonialists in nineteenth-century India.
10am to 8pm
Euston
Ends on Fri 12th July
2024-04-25
2024-07-12
The Witch Burns
Works by some of the leading names in contemporary art are being displayed at Fitzrovia Chapel in an exploration of witchcraft, womanhood, feminism and satire.
The Witch Burns
12pm to 5pm
Tottenham Court Road
Ends on Fri 12th July
2024-07-03
2024-07-12
Drawn Together: Royal Drawing School Summer Show 2024
A group exhibition that reveals the breadth and flexibility of drawing and the unique way in which it connects all artistic practice.
Drawn Together: Royal Drawing School Summer Show 2024
9am to 9pm
Shoreditch
Ends on Fri 12th July
2024-06-18
2024-07-12
Freud and Latin America
Through personal letters, photographs, sculptures, books and marginalia, Freud and Latin America will investigate the roots of psychoanalysis in the region.
Freud and Latin America
10:30am to 5pm
Hampstead
Ends on Sun 14th July
2024-01-17
2024-07-14
Fran Hayes | Thick, Stretchy, Sticky Space
Thick, Stretchy, Sticky Space features digital paintings and video works that delve into speculative landscapes.
12pm to 6pm
Bethnal Green
Ends on Sun 14th July
2024-05-10
2024-07-14
Fruit of Friendship: Portraits by Mary Beale
Mary Beale (1633-1699) was one of Britain’s first professional woman artists and is subject of this exhibition featuring 25 of her works from public and private collections, including some never seen before in public.
Fruit of Friendship: Portraits by Mary Beale
9:30am to 6pm
St James
Ends on Fri 19th July
2024-04-25
2024-07-19
A Book of Hours for Robin Hood Gardens
This exhibition by Judit Ferencz comprises hand-made books and booklets which trace the lifecycle of the East London council estate Robin Hood Gardens (1972).
A Book of Hours for Robin Hood Gardens
10am to 7pm
Whitechapel
Ends on Sat 20th July
2024-06-01
2024-07-20
Gérard Schneider
Featuring works created between 1956 and 1981, this exhibition traces the evolution of Schneider’s formal vocabulary through the post-war years.
Gérard Schneider
10am to 6pm
Hanover Square
Ends on Sat 20th July
2024-05-03
2024-07-20
The Last Caravaggio
The Martyrdom of Saint Ursula, 1610, lent by the Intesa Sanpaolo Collection, will be displayed alongside another late work by the Italian artist from the National Gallery Collection, Salome receives the Head of John the Baptist, about 1609–10.
The Last Caravaggio
10am to 6pm
Trafalgar Square
Ends on Sun 21st July
2024-04-18
2024-07-21

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