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A scheme once proposed replacing five railway stations in central London with one giant terminus in Southwark.

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The cemetery runs guided history and heritage walks every month throughout the summer.
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Tour the City of London Cemetery and Crematorium

Over 500 vintage/classic cars/motor bikes/ scooter/military vehicles/vintage bicycles on display.
 11am to 4pm
 
 Hampton
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Hanworth Classic Car Show

A weekend of events to mark the reopening of the Gunnersbury Park Museum following restoration work.
 All Day
 
 Acton
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Gunnersbury Museum Reopening Weekend

Expect a military flypast of some sort that will coincide with an event at the Bomber Command Memorial next to Hyde Park Corner.
 11:55am to 12:15pm
 
 Picadilly
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Artists studios on the usually private Eel Pie Island will be open to visitors for the weekend.
 11am to 6pm
 
 Twickenham
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Expect to see three large wooden chariots progress from Hyde Park Corner to Trafalgar Square.
 12pm to 5pm
 
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London’s biggest annual festival dedicated to showcasing the best in comics, illustration, sequential art, and storytelling.
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 Clapton
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Celebrating 50 years of work and friendship, four retired astronomers recount their parts played in the most exciting period in astronomy’s history.
 Starts at 5:30pm
 
 South Kensington
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Screening: Star Men

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Ten exhibitions open today - Closing Soon

Free

(Sunday, 24th Jun - All Day)
A large scale, futuristic sculpture will bring the sun down to earth in a heady alchemy of nature and technology. (Closing soon Wed, 27th Jun)

2018-06-24

Kimchi and Chips: Halo

Free

(Sunday, 24th Jun - 10am to 5pm)
A display of the Greenwich section of a 1:1500 scale wooden model of London as it was in 1840 (Closing soon Sat, 30th Jun)

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LFA - London 1840

Free

(Sunday, 24th Jun - 12pm to 7pm)
A sound installation by composer and sound artist, Emily Peasgood as a requiem to the thousands of forgotten women and children, known as the ‘outcast dead’ buried at Crossbones Graveyard. (Closing soon Sun, 1st Jul)

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Free

(Sunday, 24th Jun - 10am to 5:30pm)
A display exploring the Romanian experience of the First World War.

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Romania and the Great War

£17

(Sunday, 24th Jun - 10am to 5:50pm)
Discover how ancient Greek sculpture inspired Rodin to set a radical new direction for modern art.

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£25.50

(Sunday, 24th Jun - All Day)
Animatronic dinosaurs come to North Greenwich

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Dinosaurs In The Wild

Free

(Sunday, 24th Jun - All Day)
Discover the links between the British Library and Karl Marx and his daughter Eleanor, through original documents from their work in the British Museum Reading Room

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 Karl and Eleanor Marx

£12

(Sunday, 24th Jun - 10am to 6pm)
Discover how graphic design has played a pivotal role in dictating and reacting to the major political moments of our times.

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£6

(Sunday, 24th Jun - 11am to 4pm)
A display of automata from the leading makers of the last 40 years, ranging from the humorous to the macabre and from the playful to the satirical.

2018-06-24

A Curious Turn: Moving, Mechanical Sculpture

Free

(Sunday, 24th Jun - All Day)
This exhibition charts the evolution of polemic and progressive print publications and celebrates the current diverse industry of innovative independent magazines.

2018-06-24

Print! Tearing It Up

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Regular events on today

(usually repeat most weeks)

Free  
Visit the second biggest Conservatory in London
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Free  
Hackney's oldest building will be open to the public. Discover the history of the building and climb the 135 stairs for the best view of Hackney.
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Walking tours of London today

£12  
Discover some of Highgate's twentieth century housing developments in this historic walk through Highgate. We will pass Lubetkin's iconic High Point flats, walk through Waterlow Park and learn of it conception, pass Highgate Cemetery and explore Abrahmam Davis's Holly Lodge Estate and Walter Segal's 1950s St Anne's Close.   ()
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£12  
Leisure and Entertainment under Neon Lights!
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£12.50  
A 90-minute walking tour as you explore the Barbican and discover the fascinating history behind the building of the Centre and the surrounding estate.  ()
2018-06-24
£12  
Explore London with one of our fantastic Doctor Who guides on this 2 ½ hour walking tour.  ()
2018-06-24
£12  
Join Pete on his fascinating walking tour taking in the sights and sounds of Brick Lane and the lesser known streets of this vibrant community.  ()
2018-06-24
£12  
Join Henri for a fun and fascinating walking tour around London’s trendiest neighbourhood.  ()
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