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Top events in London on Tue 22nd May 2018

Scotscape give a talk on the importance of living walls and their benefits to employee health and wellbeing.
 10:30am to 11:30am
 
 Clerkenwell
2018-05-22
2018-05-22
Burial, cremation, being eaten by vultures, being dissolved in lime: what are the good and bad things about the options for dealing with our bodies after death?
 7pm to 8:30pm
 
 Leytonstone
2018-05-22
2018-05-22
What is it, who can receive it and what does it allow you to do? This talk given by Murray Craig, Clerk of the Chamberlains Court, will explore the history of this intriguing ceremony.
 2:30pm to 3:30pm
 
 Clerkenwell
2018-05-22
2018-05-22
The lecture will consist of tabletop demos of such toys, together with simple, robust modelling of what is going on. The theme that emerges is singularity.
 6pm to 7pm
 
 Barbican
2018-05-22
2018-05-22

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Touching on themes of countercultures, subcultures and minorities of all kinds, the show features the work of 20 photographers from the 1950s to the present day.
 All Day
 Barbican
 Closing soon Sun, 27th May
2018-05-22
2018-05-22
Explore still life through the lens of Tacita Dean, one of the genre's leading contemporary practitioners
 10am to 6pm
 Trafalgar Square
 Closing soon Mon, 28th May
2018-05-22
2018-05-22
Large landscape images explore the theme of reconciliation by capturing how time and nature have eased the scars of war on the battlefields of the Western Front.
 8am to 9am
 City of London
 Closing soon Mon, 28th May
2018-05-22
2018-05-22
Learn about global efforts made after the Holocaust to find Zuzana Knobloch and millions of others like her.
 10am to 5pm
 Russell Square
 Closing soon Wed, 30th May
2018-05-22
2018-05-22
This exhibition commemorates the centenary of this momentous battle and the huge medical and human impact of wounding during and beyond the First World War.
 10am to 6pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Thu, 31st May
2018-05-22
2018-05-22
Photographs have been selected to illustrate the impact, diversity and quality of work by AOP members since 1968.
 All Day
 Poplar
 Closing soon Fri, 1st Jun
2018-05-22
2018-05-22
The works are inspired by their exploration of both the content of the papyrus stories and the conservation and collections care of papyrus materials in museums.
 1pm to 5pm
 Euston
 Closing soon Sat, 2nd Jun
2018-05-22
2018-05-22
A typography based exhibition featuring new works from 6 artists who have a long connection with letters in various forms and colours.
 8am to 5pm
 Whitechapel
 Closing soon Sat, 9th Jun
2018-05-22
2018-05-22
What would the past have been like in the Middle Ages if the future had happened before?
 10am to 5pm
 Clerkenwell
 Closing soon Sat, 16th Jun
2018-05-22
2018-05-22
First London exhibition devoted to the Scottish photographer John Thomson (1837-1921) and his photography in Asia.
 10:30am to 5pm
 Euston
 Closing soon Sat, 23rd Jun
2018-05-22
2018-05-22

Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Tuesday 22nd May 2018

A free guided tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
 12:45pm to 1:45pm
 
 Strand
2018-05-22
2018-05-22
A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
 12:45pm to :
 
 Strand
2018-05-22
2018-05-22
 

Tower Bridge opening times

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