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Top events in London on Tue 8th Aug 2017

A look at the bloody work of leeches from medieval times up until the modern age.
 7pm to 8:15pm
 
 Southwark
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Learn about the fascinating stories of the gay men who served in the armed forces during WW1 and WW2.
 7pm to 8:30pm
 
 Southwark
2017-08-08
2017-08-08
A talk about the history of Sydenham Hill Wood & Cox's Walk at Dulwich Library in partnership with Southwark Council
 2pm to 3:30pm
 
 East Dulwich
2017-08-08
2017-08-08

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

An exhibition exploring the Royal Parks's history, with rarely seen artefacts including oil paintings, photographs, and historical documents.
 10am to 5pm
 St James
 Closing soon Fri, 11th Aug
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2017-08-08
Experience the beautiful and sublime work of one of Japan’s greatest artists.
 10am to 5:30pm
 Russell Square
 Closing soon Sun, 13th Aug
2017-08-08
2017-08-08
This exhibition explores changes in gardening trends over the lifetime of the show from the 1960s to the present day.
 10am to 5pm
 Pimlico
 Closing soon Fri, 18th Aug
2017-08-08
2017-08-08
Discover the remarkable 500- year story of humanoid robots
 10am to 6pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Sat, 19th Aug
2017-08-08
2017-08-08
The most complete range of archaeological objects unearthed by Crossrail has gone on display.
 10am to 6pm
 Poplar
 Closing soon Mon, 21st Aug
2017-08-08
2017-08-08
The exhibition shows - in schematized images - details of completed projects by JSWD Architects.
 10am to 8pm
 Regent Street
 Closing soon Tue, 22nd Aug
2017-08-08
2017-08-08
This exhibition brings together several series of work by artist-photographer Edmund Clark to explore the hidden experiences of state control during the 'Global War on Terror'.
 10am to 6pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Wed, 23rd Aug
2017-08-08
2017-08-08
Explore the struggle for legitimacy and power during the Wars of the Roses, and the advent of the Tudor dynasty.
 10am to 5pm
 Picadilly
 Closing soon Fri, 25th Aug
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2017-08-08
A display of life-sized nature prints prior to an auction to raise money for an environmental charity.
 10am to 8pm
 Pimlico
 Closing soon Fri, 25th Aug
2017-08-08
2017-08-08
This is the first exhibition devoted to landscape drawings and watercolours by British artists in the Victorian and modern eras.
 10am to 5:30pm
 Russell Square
 Closing soon Sun, 27th Aug
2017-08-08
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Tuesday 8th August 2017

A free guided tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
 12:45pm to 1:45pm
 
 Strand
2017-08-08
2017-08-08
A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
 12:45pm to :
 
 Strand
2017-08-08
2017-08-08
A weekly guided tour of Mansion House, the official residence of the Lord Mayor of London.
 2pm to 3pm
 
2017-08-08
2017-08-08
 

Tower Bridge opening times

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Tue 25th Sep at 07:15pm