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Top things to do in London on Sun 27th May 2018
An opportunity to get up close and personal with archaeology at Fulham Palace, and learn more about the rich and varied history of this ancient site.
1pm to 2pm
View Tate’s mansion Park Hill and explore the historic garden, including the Pulhamite grotto, Victorian folly, lake and temple.
Starts at 2pm
Discover the rare plants and insects living among the secluded chalk grassland of Hutchinson's Bank nature reserve
11am to 3pm
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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. (Closing soon Sun, 27th May)
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)
Explore still life through the lens of Tacita Dean, one of the genre's leading contemporary practitioners (Closing soon Mon, 28th May)
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)
Learn about global efforts made after the Holocaust to find Zuzana Knobloch and millions of others like her. (Closing soon Wed, 30th May)
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)
Photographs have been selected to illustrate the impact, diversity and quality of work by AOP members since 1968. (Closing soon Fri, 1st Jun)
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)
A photo-story by award-winning photographer Jim Grover that captures the lives of the first generation of Caribbean migrants here in South London (Closing soon Sun, 10th Jun)
This group exhibition brings together artworks by seven international artists that address how our world might look and feel in the future. (Closing soon Mon, 11th Jun)
Exhibitions opening soon
Regular Events on Sun 27th May 2018
(usually repeat most weeks)
Visit the second biggest Conservatory in London
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.
Walking Tours of London on Sun 27th 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.
Explore London with one of our fantastic Doctor Who guides on this 2 ½ hour walking tour.
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.
Join Henri for a fun and fascinating walking tour around London’s trendiest neighbourhood.
Tower Bridge opening times
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|05:15pm||Paddle Steamer Dixie Queen||Down river|
|09:30pm||Paddle Steamer Dixie Queen||Up river|
|10:15pm||Paddle Steamer Dixie Queen||Down river|
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|05:45pm||Paddle Steamer Dixie Queen||Up river|
|06:15pm||Paddle Steamer Dixie Queen||Down river|
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