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Top events in London on Sun 29th Apr 2018

A weekend of science, technology, live music, fascinating talks, creative workshops and street food.
 3pm to 4pm
 
 South Kensington
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This screening showcases archival film footage of a range of artists working in the Southbank Centre from the 1960s onwards
 Starts at 5pm
 
 Southwark
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Contemporary craft and design fair, where the makers themselves meet the public.
 12pm to 6pm
 
 Poplar
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Come examine posters, programmes, photographs and weird and wonderful material showcasing the life and artistic history of the Southbank Centre
 Starts at 12pm
 
 Southwark
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In this drop-in session, learn about how music, dance, literature and visual art have been preserved.
 12pm to 4pm
 
 Southwark
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See over 80 working Stirling and hot air engines plus have the chance to meet the experts to discover more about these fascinating machines.
 10am to 4pm
 
 Brentford
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A rare Open Day at Kilmorey Mausoleum, one of Richmond's most historic yet lesser known buildings.
 9am to 3pm
 
 Twickenham
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

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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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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A display of Crossrail artworks, material such as maquettes, sketches and prototypes.
 11am to 6pm
 Whitechapel
 Closing soon Sun, 6th May
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This exhibition brings together more than ninety works in oil and watercolour, never-before-exhibited photographs and drawings by the artist.
 10am to 5pm
 Dulwich
 Closing soon Sun, 6th May
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Early Printed Fans brings together a diverse array of fans from The Fan Museum’s collections.
 12pm to 5pm
 Greenwich
 Closing soon Sun, 6th May
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Explore the T-shirt in the 20th Century through this exhibition; charting the history, culture and subversion of the most affordable and popular item of clothing on the planet.
 11am to 5pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Sun, 6th May
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Sunday 29th April 2018

Visit the second biggest Conservatory in London
 12pm to 5pm
 
 Barbican
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Hackney's oldest building will be open to the public. Discover the history of the building and climb the 135 stairs for the best view of Hackney.
 2pm to 4:30pm
 
 Hackney
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Walking tours of London on Sunday 29th April 2018

Explore London with one of our fantastic Doctor Who guides on this 2 ½ hour walking tour.
 10:30am to 1pm
 
 Southwark
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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