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Top events in London on Wed 9th Aug 2017

A pop-up exhibition curated by top archaeologists and handle objects used in the reconstruction of the Temple of Mithras.
 12pm to 5pm
 
 City of London
2017-08-09
2017-08-09
An evening exploring artistic responses to India’s journey to independence from British rule.
 Starts at 6:30pm
 
 Chelsea
2017-08-09
2017-08-09
Warning from Space is a classic example of tokusatsu cinema, a special effects heavy subgenre of Japanese film.
 Starts at 7:30pm
 
 Barbican
2017-08-09
2017-08-09
Discover the beautiful stained glass of Southwark Cathedral and the stories behind them.
 6:15pm to 7:15pm
 
 Southwark
2017-08-09
2017-08-09
Professor Miri Rubin (Queen Mary University of London) will discuss a manuscript copied c.1200 – the sole source for the fateful and still intriguing events that led to the invention of the child murder accusation against Jews.
 5pm to 6:30pm
 
 Richmond
2017-08-09
2017-08-09

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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An exhibition exploring the Royal Parks's history, with rarely seen artefacts including oil paintings, photographs, and historical documents.
event time 10am to 5pm
 St James
 Closing soon Fri, 11th Aug
2017-08-09
2017-08-09
Experience the beautiful and sublime work of one of Japan’s greatest artists.
event time 10am to 5:30pm
 Russell Square
 Closing soon Sun, 13th Aug
2017-08-09
2017-08-09
This exhibition explores changes in gardening trends over the lifetime of the show from the 1960s to the present day.
event time 10am to 5pm
 Pimlico
 Closing soon Fri, 18th Aug
2017-08-09
2017-08-09
Discover the remarkable 500- year story of humanoid robots
event time 10am to 6pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Sat, 19th Aug
2017-08-09
2017-08-09
The most complete range of archaeological objects unearthed by Crossrail has gone on display.
event time 10am to 6pm
 Poplar
 Closing soon Mon, 21st Aug
2017-08-09
2017-08-09
The exhibition shows - in schematized images - details of completed projects by JSWD Architects.
event time 10am to 5pm
 Regent Street
 Closing soon Tue, 22nd Aug
2017-08-09
2017-08-09
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'.
event time 10am to 6pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Wed, 23rd Aug
2017-08-09
2017-08-09
Explore the struggle for legitimacy and power during the Wars of the Roses, and the advent of the Tudor dynasty.
event time 10am to 5pm
 Picadilly
 Closing soon Fri, 25th Aug
2017-08-09
2017-08-09
A display of life-sized nature prints prior to an auction to raise money for an environmental charity.
event time 10am to 8pm
 Pimlico
 Closing soon Fri, 25th Aug
2017-08-09
2017-08-09
This is the first exhibition devoted to landscape drawings and watercolours by British artists in the Victorian and modern eras.
event time 10am to 5:30pm
 Russell Square
 Closing soon Sun, 27th Aug
2017-08-09
2017-08-09

Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Wednesday 9th August 2017

Watch an epic season of Roman-inspired films on the site of London’s Roman Amphitheatre.
 6:45pm to 11pm
 
 City of London
2017-08-09
2017-08-09

Walking tours of London on Wednesday 9th August 2017

Hear about the history of the area and how it was transformed to host the world-famous London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
 11am to 1pm
 
 Olympic Park
2017-08-09
2017-08-09
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.
 2pm to 4pm
 
 Tower Hill
2017-08-09
2017-08-09
 

Tower Bridge opening times

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