What's on in London on Thursday 24th May 2018

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Top things to do in London on Thu 24th May 2018

Moor Park Mansion is a Grade I listed Palladian mansion set within over 300 hundred acres in Hertfordshire.
 Starts at 10am
 
 Rickmansworth
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Occasional Tours of Moor Park Mansion

Come and explore how female-led independent publishing, from zines to subverted magazines and art books, is setting new standards for more progressive media.
 6:30pm to 8pm
 
 Euston
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A drop-in workshop with culinary, medicinal and wild herbs. Make your own blends to taste during the session.
 11am to 3pm
 
 Clerkenwell
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Rob Kayne explains how the street names in Soho tell us about its history.
 2pm to 3pm
 
 Clerkenwell
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A History of Soho through its Street Names

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Free

(Thursday, 24th May - 11am to 6pm)
An exhibition of new work by Belfast-based street artist and printmaker Leo Boyd. (Closing soon Sat, 26th May)

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Welcome to the Simulation

£13.50
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. (Closing soon Sun, 27th May)

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 Another Kind of Life Photography on the Margins

£15

(Thursday, 24th May - 10am to 6pm)
The UK’s first major exhibition of artists’ responses to war and conflict since the terrorist attacks on 11 September 2001. (Closing soon Mon, 28th May)

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 Age of Terror: Art since 9/11

Free

(Thursday, 24th May - 10am to 6pm)
Explore still life through the lens of Tacita Dean, one of the genre's leading contemporary practitioners  (Closing soon Mon, 28th May)

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Tacita Dean: Still Life

Free

(Thursday, 24th May - 8am to 9am)
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. (Closing soon Mon, 28th May)

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​Fields of Battle, Lands of Peace: 1918 - 2018

Learn about global efforts made after the Holocaust to find Zuzana Knobloch and millions of others like her. (Closing soon Wed, 30th May)

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Fate Unknown: The Search for the Missing after the Holocaust

Free

(Thursday, 24th May - 10am to 6pm)
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. (Closing soon Thu, 31st May)

2018-05-24

Wounded: Conflict, Casualties and Care

Free
Photographs have been selected to illustrate the impact, diversity and quality of work by AOP members since 1968. (Closing soon Fri, 1st Jun)

2018-05-24

AOP50: 50 Years of the Association of Photographers

Free

(Thursday, 24th May - 1pm to 5pm)
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. (Closing soon Sat, 2nd Jun)

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Free

(Thursday, 24th May - 8am to 5pm)
A typography based exhibition featuring new works from 6 artists who have a long connection with letters in various forms and colours. (Closing soon Sat, 9th Jun)

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Just Type

Exhibitions opening soon


 

Walking Tours of London on Thu 24th May 2018

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.  ()
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Join Henri for a fun and fascinating walking tour around London’s trendiest neighbourhood.  ()
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Tower Bridge opening times

02:15amPaddle Steamer Dixie QueenDown river

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