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Ten exhibitions open today - Closing Soon
An exhibition of architecture from Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. ( )
Closing soon Sun, 25th Mar
This exhibition features rare Soviet scores, texts and vinyl, and tells stories of Soviet composers’ complex negotiations with political power ( )
Closing soon Tue, 27th Mar
Creating sculptures and installations from caul fat and other animal organs, artist Elpida Hadzi-Vasileva draws attention to parts of the body we would sometimes rather forget. ( )
Closing soon Wed, 28th Mar
This exhibition explores the past, present and future of transport and streets in The City. ( )
Closing soon Fri, 30th Mar
An exhibition presenting artistic homages to the versatile and majestic architectural form through a wide range of media. ( )
Closing soon Sat, 31st Mar
Explore the transience of time and the problem of mortality as the 16th-century tradition of still life meets modern art. ( )
Closing soon Mon, 2nd Apr
This exhibition showcases an exquisite range of material, including Sanskrit, Persian and Tibetan manuscripts.
An exhibition marking the 75th anniversary of the Beveridge report, which laid the foundation for the modern welfare state.
Fantastical realities seen through the eyes of artists, architects and designers.
Fathoming flow in the body, the sewer, the river and the city – a new work by Somerset House Studios artist Eloise Hawser.
Exhibitions opening soon
Regular events on today
(usually repeat most weeks)
Explore the colourful history of the Italian community in Clerkenwell and the area around Hatton Garden on this 90 minute guided walk with official local guides, Karen and Jo.
A guided tour around the historic Somerset House including the vaults under the main forecourt.
A short tour inside parts of the famous Senate House building at the University of London.
Walking tours of London today
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.
Uncover some of the locations from the James Bond films, including the latest 007 film adventure.
Hear about the history of the area and how it was transformed to host the world-famous London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
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.
Let "Mike the Mod" share his first-hand knowledge of the history of contemporary music in Camden
Join Henri for a fun and fascinating walking tour around London’s trendiest neighbourhood.
This walking tour covers iconic London from a new perspective, introducing guests to the history and surprisingly dynamic modern politics of the Public Toilet.