The 60th annual Miglia Quadrato returns in May

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The 12th annual Tweed Run returns to the streets of London in May, as a few hundred well dressed cyclists decoratively perambulate around the city.

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Top events in London Today

See lots of people from the City of London's livery companies, in their full regalia running around Guildhall tossing pancakes.
 10:30am to 2:30pm
 
 City of London
Inter-Livery pancake race

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Explore the origins, philosophy and contemporary relevance of Buddhism, from its beginnings in India in the 6th century BC to having 1 billion followers worldwide today
Buddhism
event time 9:30am to 8pm
 Camden
 Closes today
2020-02-25
2020-02-25
An Exhibition showcasing the works of Marc Almond, Sadie Lee, Jamie McLeod, Matthew Stradling and Caitlin Ricaud.
Show, Don't tell
event time 12pm to 6pm
 Clerkenwell
 Closing soon Fri, 28th Feb
2020-02-25
2020-02-25
An exhibition about the modern model of dating -- online and smartphones.
event time 1pm to 9pm
 Brentford
 Closing soon Sun, 1st Mar
2020-02-25
2020-02-25
A family-friendly exhibition bringing together young rebels from children’s literature
 Marvellous and Mischievous: Literature's Young Rebels
event time 11am to 5pm
 Camden
 Closing soon Sun, 1st Mar
2020-02-25
2020-02-25
A lit up garden display in Chiswick.
Lightopia
event time 5pm to 9pm
 Chiswick
 Closing soon Sun, 1st Mar
2020-02-25
2020-02-25
The infographics created by sociologist and activist W.E.B. Du Bois in 1900 were a remarkable development in data visualisation and a direct challenge to institutional racism.
W.E.B. Du Bois: Charting Black Lives
event time 10am to 5:30pm
 Kings Cross
 Closing soon Sun, 1st Mar
2020-02-25
2020-02-25
From Botticelli to Michelangelo, the exhibition reveals how Bomberg’s rebellious, youthful works drew inspiration from the paintings he most admired in the Gallery.
Young Bomberg and the Old Masters
event time 10am to 6pm
 Trafalgar Square
 Closing soon Sun, 1st Mar
2020-02-25
2020-02-25
From Helen of Troy’s abduction to the deception of the Trojan Horse and the fall of the city, tread the line between myth and reality in this exhibition.
Troy myth and reality
event time 10am to 5:30pm
 Russell Square
 Closing soon Thu, 5th Mar
2020-02-25
2020-02-25
This free exhibition connects the specimens in the Grant Museum to a wider history of science and Empire, by asking one simple question: “How did all these things come to be here in the first place?”
Displays of Power: A Natural History of Empire
event time 1pm to 5pm
 Euston
 Closing soon Sat, 7th Mar
2020-02-25
2020-02-25
Exhibition of linocuts mostly of London Underground stations by Gail Brodholt
Gail Brodholt: Poetry, Prose & Print
event time 11am to 6pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Sun, 8th Mar
2020-02-25
2020-02-25

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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular events in London today

Weekly Heritage Tours, which will allow you to immerse yourself in the past and gain an insight into what has shaped this building over the centuries.
 2:30pm to 3:15pm
 
 Twickenham
2020-02-25
2020-02-25

Heritage Tours at Orleans House Gallery

A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
 12:45pm to :
 
 Strand
2020-02-25
2020-02-25

Walking tours of London today

Called the Street of Shame, there’s more to this road between the City of London and the City of Westminster than its newspaper heritage.
 11am to 12:45pm
 
 City of London
2020-02-25
2020-02-25

Stories of Fleet Street Guided Walk

On this guided tour, led by an expert City of London of Guide, you’ll see several of his finest places of worship. Judge for yourself which is the finest!
 2pm to 4pm
 
 City of London
2020-02-25
2020-02-25

City in Spires - A Tour of Wren Churches

 

Tower Bridge opening times

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Mon 9th Mar at 06:30pm