Things to do in London today

Welcome to the IanVisits guide to free and cheap lectures, talks, heritage events, organised walks and other random miscellany happening around London.


One-Off Events Happening Today

A screening of the cult classic movie on a big screen. ( )
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Nerd Nite London is a monthly event where three speakers give 18-21 minute fun-yet-informative talks across all disciplines, while the audience drinks along. ( )
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A talk about the vigilante policy against drugs and crime being pursued by the Philippines new President. ( )
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A talk about a recent theory that China's Terracotta Army was influenced in some ways by Ancient Greek sculptures.  ( )
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Explore the impact of telegraphy on the artistic imagination and wider social consciousness in the 19th century. (Ending Soon Sun, 22nd Jan)

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A hypnotic light display based on Islamic geometry in the main foyer of the Barbican. (Ending Soon Wed, 25th Jan)

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The exhibition showcases the intricate handmade archives, indexes and scrapbooks painstakingly recorded by filmgoers and cinema obsessives, (Ending Soon Fri, 27th Jan)

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A rare display of the British Museum’s collection of shadow theatre puppets from Southeast Asia. (Ending Soon Sun, 29th Jan)

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The artwork used for the print elements in the Harry Potter movies displayed by the original artists. (Ends on Sat, 4th Feb)

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This major exhibition of over 80 works focuses on the artist’s portrayal of family, friends and lovers. (Ends on Sun, 5th Feb)

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This exhibition looks at the popular seasonal pastime of ice skating which, in London, dates back to at least the 12th century. (Ends on Wed, 8th Feb)

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An art and light installation made from materials recycled from a 2015 sculpture. (Ends on Fri, 10th Feb)

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Celebrate some of the most popular entertainments of Victorian times (Ends on Sun, 12th Feb)

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This exhibition raises important questions about historical examples of forced migration and Britain’s response in the past. (Ends on Fri, 17th Feb)

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