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Top events in London on Tue 23rd Jan 2018

Ian Keable will tell the stories of two magicians buried in Highgate Cemetery: Colonel Stodare and Carlton the Human Hairpin.
 Starts at 7pm
 
 Highgate
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Phil Ball and a panel of science historians and biographers discuss the continuing relevance of Mary Shelley's novel Frankenstein, published 200 years ago.
 7pm to 8:30pm
 
 Hanover Square
2018-01-23
2018-01-23
Newton’s ideas were initially seen as very supportive of religion; yet within 50 years, they were being seen in a very different light.
 1pm to 2pm
 
 Barbican
2018-01-23
2018-01-23
Guto Harri will be discussing the life and career of the controversial and divisive former Labour MP, Cabinet Minister and Speaker of the House of Commons, George Thomas
 7:15pm to 9pm
 
 Farringdon
2018-01-23
2018-01-23

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

An exhibition of light installations and interactive art throughout Canary Wharf.
 5pm to 10pm
 Poplar
 Closing soon Sat, 27th Jan
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2018-01-23
The first large-scale exhibition in the UK of the work of American artist Jean-Michel Basquiat.
 10am to 6pm
 Barbican
 Closing soon Sun, 28th Jan
2018-01-23
2018-01-23
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
2018-01-23
2018-01-23
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
2018-01-23
2018-01-23
This exhibition uses art, archaeology, and modern material culture to explore how seduction, sensuality, and sex have been represented through time.
 9am to 5pm
 Euston
 Closing soon Tue, 30th Jan
2018-01-23
2018-01-23
A new temporary exhibition at The Wiener Library exploring the topic of Nazi occupation in the Channel Islands
 10am to 5pm
 Russell Square
 Closing soon Fri, 9th Feb
2018-01-23
2018-01-23
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.
 8am to 8pm
 Regent Street
 Closing soon Sun, 11th Feb
2018-01-23
2018-01-23
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
2018-01-23
2018-01-23
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
2018-01-23
2018-01-23
Discover Jon Snow's unique and colourful collection of ties crafted by the UK's last silk-weaving factory.
 10am to 6pm
 Kensington
 Closing soon Sun, 25th Feb
2018-01-23
2018-01-23

Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Tuesday 23rd January 2018

A free guided tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
 12:45pm to 1:45pm
 
 Strand
2018-01-23
2018-01-23
A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
 12:45pm to :
 
 Strand
2018-01-23
2018-01-23
 

Tower Bridge opening times

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