What's on in Clerkenwell over the next 14 days


Events in and around Clerkenwell

F Event is free of charge (sometimes a donation is appreciated)
B Pre-Booking required.

 

Special Events in over the next 14 days

Sat 18th AugLetterheads 2018: London Calling F
Sign and lettering expo featuring an exhibition, live demonstrations, screenings and tours. (Cost: 0)
Sun 19th AugLetterheads 2018: London Calling F
Sign and lettering expo featuring an exhibition, live demonstrations, screenings and tours. (Cost: 0)
Wed 22nd AugLondon and Beer B
Discover fascinating stories of the brewing, selling and drinking of beer in London.
Thu 23rd AugCrashed: how a decade of financial crises changed the world B
In this talk Adam Tooze will talk about his new book, Crashed: How a Decade of Financial Crises Changed the World.
Sat 25th AugSmithfield 150 F
A two day festival to mark the 150th anniversary of Smithfield Markets. (Cost: 0)
Sun 26th AugLondon on Wheels: a Story of Women’s Suffrage B
Take a Routemaster bus for a tour around the capital, following in the footsteps of some of the major players in the suffrage movement.
Sun 26th AugSmithfield 150 F
A two day festival to mark the 150th anniversary of Smithfield Markets. (Cost: 0)
Wed 29th AugBook Talk: Nazi Exhibition Design & Modernism F B
Part of The Wiener Library’s London 1938 exhibition series.
Thu 30th AugGin tasting at Dr Johnson's House B
A suitably 18th-century evening sampling a range of 6 premium gins.

 

Recurring Events in over the next 14 days

Sat 18th AugHistorical Highlights of Somerset House F
A guided tour around the historic Somerset House including the vaults under the main forecourt. (Cost: Free)
Sat 18th AugAlong The North Shore - The Architecture of London's Middle City B
From watergates, palaces and hotels to medieval cloisters, churches and Parisian boulevards, this walk explores the multifarious landscape of the northern shore between Charing Cross and St Brides to reveal London's great Middle City through its best kept architectural secrets and spectacular sleeping giants.
Sun 19th AugThe Barbican Conservatory F
Visit the second biggest Conservatory in London (Cost: 0)
Mon 20th AugWomen of the East – guided walk F
A guided walk to discover how Suffragettes used iconic locations in the City to further their cause. (Cost: 0)
Mon 20th AugWomen of the West – walking tour from St Paul’s tube station (Exit 1, Cheapside) F
Walking tour of the City, taking in stories of forgotten women workers, medieval business owners, famous queens, and 20th-century heroines.  (Cost: 0)
Tue 21st AugSomerset House: The Old Palaces Tour F
A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed. (Cost: Free)
Tue 21st AugThe Old Palace Tour F
A free guided tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed. (Cost: 0)
Thu 23rd AugWomen of the East – guided walk F
A guided walk to discover how Suffragettes used iconic locations in the City to further their cause. (Cost: 0)
Thu 23rd AugWomen of the West – walking tour from St Paul’s tube station (Exit 1, Cheapside) F
Walking tour of the City, taking in stories of forgotten women workers, medieval business owners, famous queens, and 20th-century heroines.  (Cost: 0)
Sat 25th AugHistorical Highlights of Somerset House F
A guided tour around the historic Somerset House including the vaults under the main forecourt. (Cost: Free)
Sat 25th AugExplore our Library and Archives - free every Saturday F B
If you're interested in your family history, come and see all the records we hold.
Sun 26th AugThe Barbican Conservatory F
Visit the second biggest Conservatory in London (Cost: 0)
Mon 27th AugWomen of the East – guided walk F
A guided walk to discover how Suffragettes used iconic locations in the City to further their cause. (Cost: 0)
Mon 27th AugWomen of the West – walking tour from St Paul’s tube station (Exit 1, Cheapside) F
Walking tour of the City, taking in stories of forgotten women workers, medieval business owners, famous queens, and 20th-century heroines.  (Cost: 0)
Tue 28th AugSomerset House: The Old Palaces Tour F
A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed. (Cost: Free)
Tue 28th AugThe Old Palace Tour F
A free guided tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed. (Cost: 0)
Thu 30th AugWomen of the East – guided walk F
A guided walk to discover how Suffragettes used iconic locations in the City to further their cause. (Cost: 0)
Thu 30th AugWomen of the West – walking tour from St Paul’s tube station (Exit 1, Cheapside) F
Walking tour of the City, taking in stories of forgotten women workers, medieval business owners, famous queens, and 20th-century heroines.  (Cost: 0)
Sat 1st SepFree Tutorial - beginning to use family history websites F B
We offer tutorials to help you effectively use the internet and the genealogy websites.
Sat 1st SepHistorical Highlights of Somerset House F
A guided tour around the historic Somerset House including the vaults under the main forecourt. (Cost: Free)

 

Routine Events in over the next 14 days

Mon 20th Aug3 Day Felt Masterclass for Families B
On the first day we will get an introduction to the material, get a feeling for it, and get to know its’ properties
Thu 23rd AugHistory and Treasures of Guildhall Library B
Join our librarians to learn about the history of Guildhall Library, tour the building (including behind the scenes) and view some of the library’s treasures
Fri 24th AugBlockChain - Silicon Roundabout Meetup B
This event is focused on BlockChainWe're meeting at Google Campus
Fri 24th AugHighlights tour for Members B
Explore the British Museum's treasures and learn more about your Membership benefits with an illuminating 90-minute tour
Mon 27th AugElectronic Resources B
This session is aimed at people who would like to learn about our biographical, family history and London digital resources
Wed 29th AugGovernment Art Collection lunchtime tour - 29 August 2018 B
You can visit our London premises by booking onto one of our tours
Wed 29th AugAugust RANT Forum B
RANT is back with a classic forum sponsored by award-winning IT training company “Skillsoft”
Wed 29th AugNew London Neighbourhood Tour - West End B
World famous for its theatres, retail and night life, discover London’s West End as it undergoes massive transformation and new placemaking projects
Thu 30th AugTwo Cockney Poets B
Although born within four years and a mile of one another, John Keats and Thomas Hood, two Cockney poets, had very different lives and careers
Thu 30th AugIntro to GDPR + Data Privacy - Professional Popup Workshop B
Learn more about the world of Data Privacy and Cyber Compliance in the 21st century, and GDPR in particular Whether you are looking to switch careers or been recently promoted into the field, wonderi
Thu 30th AugCrime Science versus Crime Fiction: exploding the myths B
Crime fiction is now officially the most popular genre in the world

 

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