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Top events in London on Sat 21st Apr 2018

General fete type event in Trafalgar Square
 12pm to 6pm
 
 Trafalgar Square
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A note that a steam train, hauled by the 35028 Clan Line locomotive will be chugging around South London.
 12pm to 5pm
 
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An opportunity to explore a treasure-trove of over 320,000 artefacts from London’s transport history.
 11am to 5pm
 
 Acton
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Though there is much to see at this time in the morning, the main purpose of the walk will be to tune into the aural ambience of this very special landscape.
 4:45am to 7am
 
 Sydenham
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

An exhibition of texts from the Library of the Royal Society of Medicine.
 10am to 4:30pm
 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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An exhibition that explores the impact that jazz had on Britons from 1918.
 10am to 4:30pm
 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.
 10am to 5pm
 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.
 11am to 4pm
 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 4pm
 Greenwich
 Closing soon Fri, 4th May
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Saturday 21st April 2018

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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Tower Bridge opening times

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