Things to do in London today

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


One-Off Events Happening Today

Despite progress in recent decades, women remain under-represented in many areas of science. Why is this, and what can be done about it? ( )
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

This exhibition takes a look at the integrated design of stations, art and public space that will become part of the Elizabeth line. (Ending Soon Wed, 28th Sep)

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Gaze into a giant glowing two-part heart created using cutting-edge technology and traditional craft methods. (Ending Soon Fri, 30th Sep)

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Visit the palace, see the 19 state rooms and an exhibition about the Queen's wardrobe. (Ending Soon Sun, 2nd Oct)

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Scottish Artists brings together paintings, drawings and miniatures collected by monarchs from George III to Queen Victoria. (Ending Soon Sun, 9th Oct)

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Explore the third Barbican Exhibition which traces the controversial design of the residential development, (Ends on Sun, 16th Oct)

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A public photography project, art installation and exhibition.  (Ends on Sun, 30th Oct)

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An exhibition marking the bicentenary of the opening of the first section of the Regent's canal from Paddington to Camden Town (Ends on Mon, 31st Oct)

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An exhibition of iconic photographs documenting sparkling moments in the life of Freddie Mercury. (Ends on Sat, 5th Nov)

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Follow a 565-million-year journey and discover how the intertwined history of colour and vision has shaped the natural world. (Ends on Sun, 6th Nov)

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This small display celebrates the traditions associated with love, courtship and marriage in Iran and neighbouring regions. (Ends on Sun, 20th Nov)

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Regular Events on Today

(typically repeat each week)

A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed. ( )
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Tour highlights include banners, posters and ceramics tracing the history of the labour movement from the 19th century to the present day,  ( )
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Weekly tours of the inside of the home of the Lord Mayor of London.
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A bus tour of central London in an Victorian era horse-drawn omnibus. ( )
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Walking Tours of London

From towering cinemas and garages to iconic flagship stores, Art Deco in the West End explores the rich architectural history of the area.