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Top things to do in London on Tue 29th Aug 2017
Open days at the gothic inspired building opposite Parliament that is now home to the UK's Supreme Court
9:30am to 4:30pm
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon
From the fall of Russia’s last Tsar to the rise of the communist state, this exhibition takes a look at the Russian Revolution 100 years on. (Closing soon Tue, 29th Aug)
See sculpture from a Finnish artist who reimagines modern culture in monumental and mythic terms. (Closing soon Wed, 30th Aug)
This exhibition will take you on a journey through the history of the Stationers' Company, giving you a chance to see some of their most precious objects along the way. (Closing soon Thu, 31st Aug)
This festival-style exhibition consists of more than 800 works, many of which have never been seen in the UK before. (Closing soon Fri, 1st Sep)
An exhibition of 'junk' that has been recycled into something else, inspired by some William Robinson drawings. (Closing soon Sun, 3rd Sep)
An exhibition featuring the best 100 entries from The Prize for Illustration 2017 (Closing soon Sun, 3rd Sep)
A substantial exhibition featuring around 200 original costumes, props, models, and pieces of artwork. (Closing soon Sun, 3rd Sep)
A traveling exhibition made up from objects loaned by 6 theatre museums across Europe, showing the history of the theatre. (Closing soon Sun, 3rd Sep)
The world's largest LEGO exhibition inspired by DC Characters. (Closing soon Mon, 4th Sep)
Discover the stories of Jewish immigrants ot the UK from across the Islamic world in this audio-visual exhibition. (Closing soon Thu, 7th Sep)
Exhibitions opening soon
Regular Events on Tue 29th Aug 2017
(usually repeat most weeks)
A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
A weekly guided tour of Mansion House, the official residence of the Lord Mayor of London.
Walking Tours of London on Tue 29th Aug 2017
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.
Tower Bridge opening times
Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Tue 25th Sep at 07:15pm