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Top events in London on Tue 17th Apr 2018

Get under the wings of these crucial creatures and adventure into the land of the fly.
 7pm to 8pm
 
 South Kensington
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Christopher Frayling traces the journey of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein from limited edition literature to the bloodstream of contemporary culture.
 7pm to 8:30pm
 
 Camden
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An evening that will celebrate the understated achievements of underground construction.
 Starts at 6:30pm
 
 Euston
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

An exhibition of texts from the Library of the Royal Society of Medicine.
 9am to 9pm
 Harley Street
 Closing soon Sat, 21st Apr
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Fathoming flow in the body, the sewer, the river and the city – a new work by Somerset House Studios artist Eloise Hawser.
 10am to 6pm
 Strand
 Closing soon Sun, 22nd Apr
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The exhibition explores the ideas and skills that go into great underground structures and looks to a future where smart subterranean construction can contribute ever greater benefits.
 9am to 6pm
 Euston
 Closing soon Sat, 28th Apr
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A large exhibition devoted to the music sensation.
 All Day
 Southwark
 Closing soon Sun, 29th Apr
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This exhibition of new and recent work by artist Louise Weir, takes visitors on an investigative journey of memory, identity and loss informed by Charles Dickens’s classic novel, Great Expectations.
 10am to 5pm
 Clerkenwell
 Closing soon Sun, 29th Apr
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A room full of coloured shapes and sounds. It's art.
 10am to 7pm
 Greenwich
 Closing soon Sun, 29th Apr
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Painter of London life Ed Gray exhibits his paintings of everyday London life.
 8am to 9pm
 Trafalgar Square
 Closing soon Mon, 30th Apr
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A journey behind the scenes encountering collections, installations, audiovisual content and live performances that reveal the stories of Southbank Centre's 1960s buildings.
 All Day
 Southwark
 Closing soon Tue, 1st May
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This is a selection from the photographic project tracing the route of the new Elizabeth Line across central London, recording people and places encountered along the way.
 11am to 5pm
 Greenwich
 Closing soon Fri, 4th May
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Five multi-award-winning photographers – Poulomi Basu, Sam Faulkner, Adam Ferguson, Ashley Gilbertson and Andrew Quilty – have documented the lives of people around the world who have been affected by blindness that could, and should, have been avoided.
 All Day
 Southwark
 Closing soon Fri, 4th May
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Tuesday 17th April 2018

A free guided tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
 12:45pm to 1:45pm
 
 Strand
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A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
 12:45pm to :
 
 Strand
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Walking tours of London on Tuesday 17th April 2018

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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Tower Bridge opening times

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