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Top events in London on Tue 27th Feb 2018

Join the Design Museum for an evening talk on luxury, sustainability and design.
 6:30pm to 7:45pm
 
 Kensington
2018-02-27
2018-02-27
An event where we ask enthusiasts, scientists, miscellaneous experts and comedians to talk about whatever they want.
 7:30pm to 10:30pm
 
 Bethnal Green
2018-02-27
2018-02-27
How do modern day witches, druids and pagans find their place in the modern world, adapt (or not) their beliefs and maintain their networks in a world very different from the one in which their belief systems were founded?
 7pm to 8:30pm
 
 Camden
2018-02-27
2018-02-27
From strange patterns of inheritance to real life genetic superheroes living amongst us, whose DNA provides them with resilience against serious illnesses, science writer and broadcaster Dr Kat Arney explains what we do and don't know about how our genes work.
 7:30pm to 9pm
 
 Holborn
2018-02-27
2018-02-27
Six performers from the worlds of reading, writing, publishing, academia and comedy will over-analyse the same classic book, each taking a different entertaining angle.
 Starts at 6:30pm
 
 Tottenham Court Road
2018-02-27
2018-02-27
The remarkable story of the automatic record booth. Introduced in the 1930s, they allowed anyone at the end of a pier, at a railway station or in a department store to step up to the mic and record.
 7:15pm to 8:30pm
 
 Camden
2018-02-27
2018-02-27
In this talk, Sarah Banet-Weiser will discuss the ways in which contemporary popular feminism re-imagines and re-directs what "empowerment" means for girls and women
 6:30pm to 8pm
 
 Holborn
2018-02-27
2018-02-27

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

The exhibition showcases a display of wizarding books, manuscripts and magical objects.
 4pm to 8pm
 Camden
 Closing soon Wed, 28th Feb
2018-02-27
2018-02-27
More than 100 specimens from the Museum's collection will be on display together for the first time,
 10am to 5:50pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Wed, 28th Feb
2018-02-27
2018-02-27
The nursing workforce is diverse, with healthcare workers representing a huge variety of backgrounds and experiences. This exhibition celebrates the contributions of some of the people whose work and lives have too often been overlooked.
 9am to 7pm
 Harley Street
 Closing soon Sat, 10th Mar
2018-02-27
2018-02-27
A celebration of Thailand's vibrant plant life and culture at Kew's Orchids Festival.
 10am to 4:15pm
 Richmond
 Closing soon Sun, 11th Mar
2018-02-27
2018-02-27
A display of rarely-seen records, players and recorders, exploring how technology has transformed our listening experience.
 All Day
 Camden
 Closing soon Sun, 11th Mar
2018-02-27
2018-02-27
A fashion and photography exhibition resulting from an unconventional research trip around the Czech Republic.
 10am to 6pm
 Closing soon Sun, 18th Mar
2018-02-27
2018-02-27
A major new contemporary visual art project which explores the history, politics, and people of London’s ancient woodland, Epping Forest.
 All Day
 Barbican
 Closing soon Sun, 18th Mar
2018-02-27
2018-02-27
This display looks at the changing roles of currency and exchange in communist states in the century since the 1917 Russian Revolution.
 10am to 5:30pm
 Russell Square
 Closing soon Sun, 18th Mar
2018-02-27
2018-02-27
Explore the history behind the creation of the open spaces, gardens, and conservatory that are found across the Barbican Estate and Arts Centre.
 All Day
 Barbican
 Closing soon Tue, 20th Mar
2018-02-27
2018-02-27
The office of 2035: what will it look like and how will it support the way we will work?
 9:30am to 9pm
 Soho
 Closing soon Wed, 21st Mar
2018-02-27
2018-02-27

Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Tuesday 27th February 2018

A free guided tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
 12:45pm to 1:45pm
 
 Strand
2018-02-27
2018-02-27
A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
 12:45pm to :
 
 Strand
2018-02-27
2018-02-27
 

Tower Bridge opening times

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