What's on in London today

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Top events in London Today

A talk on the history of council housing and the place of post-war prefabs within it.
 5pm to 8pm
 
 Catford
2019-01-20
2019-01-20

The history of council housing and post-war prefabs

Come along and see the full spectrum of modelling from traditional model engineering, steam locomotives and traction engines through to modern gadgets.
 10am to 4:30pm
 
 Wood Green
2019-01-20
2019-01-20

London Model Engineering Exhibition

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

The exhibition explores the day and evening styles of the decade, complemented by photographs of the stars who championed them.

 Night and Day: 1930s Fashion and Photographs

 11am to 5pm
 Southwark
 Closes today
2019-01-20
2019-01-20
This exhibition traces the development of Impressionist and Post-Impressionist paintings through a selection of over forty masterpieces.
 10am to 6pm
 Trafalgar Square
 Closes today
2019-01-20
2019-01-20
An exhibition which explores dreams, the unconscious and an imaginary world between sleep and wakefulness.
 10am to 5:45pm
 Bethnal Green
 Closes today
2019-01-20
2019-01-20
History, as somebody wise once said, is just one damned thing after another. But is it really? Who decides what is ‘history’?
 10am to 5:50pm
 Russell Square
 Closes today
2019-01-20
2019-01-20
Designed and curated in close collaboration with Piano himself, this is the first exhibition in London to put the spotlight on Piano in 30 years.

Renzo Piano - The Art of Making Buildings

 10am to 6pm
 Picadilly
 Closes today
2019-01-20
2019-01-20
A night time display of lighting installations around the Canary Wharf estate.

Winter Lights

 5pm to 10pm
 Poplar
 Closing soon Sat, 26th Jan
2019-01-20
2019-01-20
The first UK exhibition to explore the complex relationship between fashion and nature from 1600 to the present day

Fashioned from Nature

 10am to 5:45pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Sun, 27th Jan
2019-01-20
2019-01-20
Discover two artists who changed the course of Western European art
 10am to 6pm
 Trafalgar Square
 Closing soon Sun, 27th Jan
2019-01-20
2019-01-20
The first UK show of work by the Spanish Baroque artist and printmaker, Jusepe de Ribera (1591-1652).
 10am to 5pm
 Dulwich
 Closing soon Sun, 27th Jan
2019-01-20
2019-01-20
The Enchanted Garden explores how Morris's contemporaries and subsequent generations of artists have responded to the allure of garden spaces, using them as stages for the magical, menacing and romantic.

The Enchanted Garden

 10am to 5pm
 Walthamstow
 Closing soon Sun, 27th Jan
2019-01-20
2019-01-20

Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - today

Visit the second biggest Conservatory in London
 12pm to 5pm
 
 Barbican
2019-01-20
2019-01-20
 

Tower Bridge opening times

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Wed 15th May at 12:15pm