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Top events in London on Sat 17th Mar 2018

Explore the labyrinthine spaces of the Barbican Highwalks with this interactive performance piece
 Starts at 5pm
 
 Barbican
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A pop-up exhibition of some of the artefacts discovered during the excavation of the Curtain Theatre in Shoreditch.
 10am to 6pm
 
 Hackney
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Spring fair with Nordic foods and crafts goods, plus Street Fair on the Saturday.
 10am to 6pm
 
 Rotherhithe
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An occasional opening of a decorated underground chamber built in the 18th century.
 10am to 12:30pm
 
 Twickenham
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See the Triple in steam for the first time this year plus a display of items – some weird and some wonderful
 10:30am to 4pm
 
 Feltham
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

A fashion and photography exhibition resulting from an unconventional research trip around the Czech Republic.
event time 10am to 6pm
 Closing soon Sun, 18th Mar
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Daily Rites examines modern humans and the ritualistic heart of our most apparently civilised behaviour.
event time 12pm to 11pm
 Deptford
 Closing soon Sun, 18th Mar
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Reframe Dementia is a multimedia art exhibition that explores the personal stories behind the condition and the research taking place that will change the future.
event time 11am to 6pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Sun, 18th Mar
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A major new contemporary visual art project which explores the history, politics, and people of London’s ancient woodland, Epping Forest.
event time All Day
 Barbican
 Closing soon Sun, 18th Mar
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This display looks at the changing roles of currency and exchange in communist states in the century since the 1917 Russian Revolution.
event time 10am to 5:30pm
 Russell Square
 Closing soon Sun, 18th Mar
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Explore the history behind the creation of the open spaces, gardens, and conservatory that are found across the Barbican Estate and Arts Centre.
event time All Day
 Barbican
 Closing soon Tue, 20th Mar
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The office of 2035: what will it look like and how will it support the way we will work?
event time 9:30am to 9pm
 Soho
 Closing soon Wed, 21st Mar
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An exhibition of architecture from Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania.
event time 10am to 5pm
 Regent Street
 Closing soon Sun, 25th Mar
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This exhibition features rare Soviet scores, texts and vinyl, and tells stories of Soviet composers’ complex negotiations with political power
event time 9:30am to 4pm
 Barbican
 Closing soon Tue, 27th Mar
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Creating sculptures and installations from caul fat and other animal organs, artist Elpida Hadzi-Vasileva draws attention to parts of the body we would sometimes rather forget.
event time 1pm to 5pm
 Euston
 Closing soon Wed, 28th Mar
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Saturday 17th March 2018

Join us for a free tour of our Library and Archives, especially if you're researching your family history.
 11am to 1pm
 
 Clerkenwell
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A guided tour around the historic Somerset House including the vaults under the main forecourt.
 12:15pm to :
 
 Strand
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Walking tours of London on Saturday 17th March 2018

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
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This walking tour covers iconic London from a new perspective, introducing guests to the history and surprisingly dynamic modern politics of the Public Toilet.
 3:30pm to 5:30pm
 
 Southwark
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Uncover some of the locations from the James Bond films, including the latest 007 film adventure.
 10:30am to 1pm
 
 Trafalgar Square
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Let "Mike the Mod" share his first-hand knowledge of the history of contemporary music in Camden
 2pm to 4pm
 
 Hampstead
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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
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Join Henri for a fun and fascinating walking tour around London’s trendiest neighbourhood.
 2pm to 4pm
 
 Moorgate
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A 90-minute walking tour as you explore the Barbican and discover the fascinating history behind the building of the Centre and the surrounding estate.
 tba
 
 Barbican
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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