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Top events in London on Sat 31st Mar 2018

All of the steam engines will be in steam, from the Cornish giants to rotative water pumping engines and Victorian steam fire engine.
 10am to 4pm
 
 Brentford
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Hear behind-the-scenes stories and gain exclusive access to areas usually reserved for performers and Southbank Centre staff.
 6pm to 7pm
 
 Southwark
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

An exhibition presenting artistic homages to the versatile and majestic architectural form through a wide range of media.
event time 10am to 4pm
 Croydon
 Closing soon Sat, 31st Mar
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Take a journey through the remarkable history of Indian innovation and discovery.
event time 10am to 6pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Sat, 31st Mar
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An ambitious survey of the technological and artistic development of photography in India.
event time 10am to 6pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Sat, 31st Mar
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Dive into the unknown story of London’s lost canals created from the 1680s to the 1830s.
event time 10am to 4:30pm
 Islington
 Closing soon Sat, 31st Mar
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Explore the transience of time and the problem of mortality as the 16th-century tradition of still life meets modern art.
event time 10am to 5pm
 City of London
 Closing soon Mon, 2nd Apr
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Discover how van Eyck’s 'Arnolfini Portrait' was one of the beacons by which the Pre-Raphaelites forged a radical new style of painting
event time 10am to 6pm
 Trafalgar Square
 Closing soon Mon, 2nd Apr
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This exhibition showcases an exquisite range of material, including Sanskrit, Persian and Tibetan manuscripts.
event time 10am to 6pm
 Camden
 Closing soon Sun, 8th Apr
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This exhibition includes objects of belief from societies around the world and through time.
event time 10am to 5:30pm
 Russell Square
 Closing soon Sun, 8th Apr
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Original drawings of Winnie-the-Pooh have gone on display for the first time in nearly 40 years.
event time 10am to 5:45pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Sun, 8th Apr
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An exhibition marking the 75th anniversary of the Beveridge report, which laid the foundation for the modern welfare state.
event time 11am to 6pm
 Holborn
 Closing soon Fri, 13th Apr
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Saturday 31st 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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Weekend openings of one of London's largest visible Roman ruins, currently in the basement of an otherwise unremarkable office block.
 11am to 1pm
 
 City of London
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Walking tours of London on Saturday 31st 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