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Top events in London on Sat 20th Jan 2018

Large installations of lighting displays across central London.
 Starts at 4pm
 
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A show offering traditional model engineering, steam locomotives and traction engines through to modern gadgets and boys toys.
 10am to 5pm
 
 Wood Green
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£20.00
Discover the London Gin Craze on this tour around 18th century London.
 Starts at 3pm
 
 Barbican
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Display exploring alternative currencies past and present – from 17th century trade tokens to today’s Brixton Pound.
 10am to 6pm
 Barbican
 Closing soon Sun, 21st Jan
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The first major exhibition of production designs by celebrated political cartoonist Gerald Scarfe
 10am to 6pm
 Kings Cross
 Closing soon Sun, 21st Jan
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An exhibition of portraits of service staff from the fashionable hotels and restaurants of Paris in the 1920s
 10am to 5:30pm
 Strand
 Closing soon Sun, 21st Jan
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An exhibition of light installations and interactive art throughout Canary Wharf.
 5pm to 10pm
 Poplar
 Closing soon Sat, 27th Jan
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The first large-scale exhibition in the UK of the work of American artist Jean-Michel Basquiat.
 10am to 10pm
 Barbican
 Closing soon Sun, 28th Jan
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The annual Beazley Designs of the Year exhibition returns, providing a snapshot of the very best in innovative design from the past year.
 10am to 6pm
 Kensington
 Closing soon Sun, 28th Jan
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An exhibition showing off the wide range of works by an artist more famous for inventing the Moomins.
 All Day
 Dulwich
 Closing soon Sun, 28th Jan
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Fifty new drawings of contemporary buildings – constructed during the second half of the 20th century but in an ostensibly 'Georgian' style - will be on display for the first time.
 10am to 5pm
 Regent Street
 Closing soon Sun, 11th Feb
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The major exhibition brings together over 50 of Cézanne’s portraits from collections across the world, many visiting the UK for the first time.
 10am to 6pm
 Soho
 Closing soon Sun, 11th Feb
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The Charles Dickens Museum explores the creation of the story that may just be the most loved of the author’s tales.
 10am to 5pm
 Clerkenwell
 Closing soon Sun, 25th Feb
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Saturday 20th January 2018

A guided tour around the historic Somerset House including the vaults under the main forecourt.
 12:15pm to :
 
 Strand
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Occasional open day at the museum of materials testing, which dates back to Victorian times.
 11am to :
 
 Southwark
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Tower Bridge opening times

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