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Top events in London on Tue 27th Mar 2018

Sir Muir Gray looks at the future of medicine in the context of an ageing population, and examines the shift from a focus on life expectancy to healthy life expectancy. Part of the Royal College of Physicians 500th anniversary season.
 6pm to 7:30pm
 
 Camden
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Is the universe meaningless? or is there some way of developing a ‘big picture’ of reality that helps us decide our place and purpose in the universe.
 1pm to 2pm
 
 Barbican
2018-03-27
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In this lecture, Jonathan Bate will summon up the ghosts of Old Hamlet, the victims of Richard III and Julius Caesar, revealing their origins in the bloody plays of Seneca.
 6pm to 7pm
 
 Barbican
2018-03-27
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

This exhibition features rare Soviet scores, texts and vinyl, and tells stories of Soviet composers’ complex negotiations with political power
 9:30am to 5:30pm
 Barbican
 Closing soon Tue, 27th Mar
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2018-03-27
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.
 1pm to 5pm
 Euston
 Closing soon Wed, 28th Mar
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This exhibition explores the past, present and future of transport and streets in The City.
 10am to 5pm
 City of London
 Closing soon Fri, 30th Mar
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2018-03-27
An exhibition presenting artistic homages to the versatile and majestic architectural form through a wide range of media.
 10am to 6pm
 Croydon
 Closing soon Sat, 31st Mar
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2018-03-27
Take a journey through the remarkable history of Indian innovation and discovery.
 10am to 6pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Sat, 31st Mar
2018-03-27
2018-03-27
An ambitious survey of the technological and artistic development of photography in India.
 10am to 6pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Sat, 31st Mar
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2018-03-27
Dive into the unknown story of London’s lost canals created from the 1680s to the 1830s.
 10am to 4:30pm
 Islington
 Closing soon Sat, 31st Mar
2018-03-27
2018-03-27
Explore the transience of time and the problem of mortality as the 16th-century tradition of still life meets modern art.
 10am to 5pm
 City of London
 Closing soon Mon, 2nd Apr
2018-03-27
2018-03-27
Discover how van Eyck’s 'Arnolfini Portrait' was one of the beacons by which the Pre-Raphaelites forged a radical new style of painting
 10am to 6pm
 Trafalgar Square
 Closing soon Mon, 2nd Apr
2018-03-27
2018-03-27
This exhibition showcases an exquisite range of material, including Sanskrit, Persian and Tibetan manuscripts.
 10am to 6pm
 Camden
 Closing soon Sun, 8th Apr
2018-03-27
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Tuesday 27th March 2018

A free guided tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
 12:45pm to 1:45pm
 
 Strand
2018-03-27
2018-03-27
A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
 12:45pm to :
 
 Strand
2018-03-27
2018-03-27
A walk exploring criminal activities in the City’s northern fringes through the sites of 17th century courthouses, 18th century prisons, and 19th century solutions to the punishment of crime.
 11am to 1pm
 
 Clerkenwell
2018-03-27
2018-03-27
A guided walk exploring Soho's seedy side from Georgian times up to the present day.
 6pm to 8pm
 
 Soho
2018-03-27
2018-03-27
 

Tower Bridge opening times

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