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Top events in London on Tue 12th Jun 2018

An evening lecture featuring two buildings whose design and use of concrete is strongly influenced by the context of their location.
 Starts at 6:30pm
 
 Euston
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Join this walking tour exploring the Docklands' data centres led by Tom Ravenscroft, architectural historian and deputy editor of Dezeen.
 7pm to 8:30pm
 
 Poplar
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Linda Miller OBE, formerly of Crossrail gives the 12th Brunel International opening lecture.
 6pm to 7:45pm
 
 Pimlico
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Discover what life is like on the cutting edge of international politics with author and former leader of the Liberal Democrats, Lord Ashdown
 6:30pm to 7:30pm
 
 Soho
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Renowned Japanese architect Sou Fujimoto discusses his work with the Guardian’s architecture and design critic Oliver Wainwright.
 6:30pm to 8pm
 
 Kensington
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Imperial’s Professor Michele Dougherty talks you through her work on the 20-year-long Cassini probe mission and her work on the forthcoming JUICE probe.
 Starts at 7:30pm
 
 South Kensington
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Discover stories and parts of London that you may not have known. All of this done whilst visiting some of London’s oldest pubs.
 6pm to 8pm
 
 City of London
2018-06-12
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In his inaugural lecture as a Visiting Professor in Practice at LSE’s School of Public Policy, Sir Nick will assess and analyse the political landscape of the UK and other western democracies.
 6pm to 7:30pm
 
 Holborn
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What else can we foresee and what can we learn from the first seven decades of our cyber enabled world that will help us to design the best future for ourselves and our children?
 6pm to 7pm
 
 Barbican
2018-06-12
2018-06-12

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

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
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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
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Work by photographer Jill Furmanovsky, looking at the past and present of the iconic studios.
 9:30am to 7:30pm
 Barbican
 Closing soon Wed, 27th Jun
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2018-06-12
A large scale, futuristic sculpture will bring the sun down to earth in a heady alchemy of nature and technology.
 All Day
 Strand
 Closing soon Wed, 27th Jun
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A trapezoidal contemporary gateway structure will create over 400 mirrored images of St Pauls Cathedral.
 All Day
 Barbican
 Closing soon Sat, 30th Jun
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A display of the Greenwich section of a 1:1500 scale wooden model of London as it was in 1840
 10am to 5pm
 Greenwich
 Closing soon Sat, 30th Jun
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A display of the last remaining parts of the Whitechapel fatberg.
 10am to 6pm
 Barbican
 Closing soon Sun, 1st Jul
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2018-06-12
Explore the world's best nature photography, highlighting the incredible range of life on Earth.
 10am to 5:50pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Sun, 1st Jul
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2018-06-12
An exhibition about the 150th anniversary of the railway at Elstree.
 12pm to 6pm
 Elstree
 Closing soon Sat, 21st Jul
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2018-06-12
This exhibition places William Harvey where he truly belongs: at the heart of the history of medicine, science and our modern understanding of the human body and life itself.
 9am to 5pm
 Camden
 Closing soon Thu, 26th Jul
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Tuesday 12th June 2018

A free guided tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
 12:45pm to 1:45pm
 
 Strand
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A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
 12:45pm to :
 
 Strand
2018-06-12
2018-06-12
This surprising guided walk explores the City of London’s sounds, past, present and future.
 5:30pm to 7:30pm
 
 City of London
2018-06-12
2018-06-12
 

Tower Bridge opening times

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