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Top events in London on Sat 16th Jun 2018

Traditional local community fete and also a parade from the town centre.
 12pm to 6pm
 
 Hanwell
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A local community festival to mark the revamping of the road layout into a pedestrian space.
 12pm to 9pm
 
 Tower Hill
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Annual fete held in Highgate with all the usual stalls and events.
 12:30pm to 5:30pm
 
 Highgate
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Join Project Manager Nigel Thorne to learn more about our £4.5million restoration of Brompton Cemetery, focusing on the restoration of this grade 1 listed landscape.
 2:30pm to 4pm
 
 West Brompton
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Watch a sci-fi movie in a planetarium.
 6:30pm to 8pm
 
 Greenwich
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Eight private gardens in Spitalfields will open their doors for the public to go inside.
 11am to 4pm
 
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Traditional village fete with a medieval twist.
 12pm to 6pm
 
 Streatham
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Join local bee recorder Mark Patterson and learn about the summer seasonal bees which make the cemetery park their home, how to identify bees in the field for beginners.
 1pm to 4pm
 
 Bow
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Explore the Brompton Cemetery through family crafts, mini-tours, bug sweeps, herbal hand creams and more.
 Starts at 11am
 
 West Brompton
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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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A solo exhibition of work by legendary street artist and stencil wizard Stewy.
 11am to 6pm
 Stoke Newington
 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 4pm
 Barbican
 Closing soon Wed, 27th Jun
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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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A sound installation by composer and sound artist, Emily Peasgood as a requiem to the thousands of forgotten women and children, known as the ‘outcast dead’ buried at Crossbones Graveyard.
 12pm to 7pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Sun, 1st Jul
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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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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Saturday 16th June 2018

With an experienced tour guide, our Tours are for people wanting to find out what's in our Library and Archives.
 11am to 1pm
 
 Clerkenwell
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A guided tour around the historic Somerset House including the vaults under the main forecourt.
 12:15pm to :
 
 Strand
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Come explore the Strand's Deco gems!
 2pm to 4pm
 
 Strand
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Weekend openings of one of London's largest visible Roman ruins, currently in the basement of an otherwise unremarkable office block.
 11am to 1pm
 
 City of London
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Explore amazing hidden her-stories within Brompton Cemetery, from well known political activists such as Emmeline Pankhurst to fashion icons such as Luisa Casati.  Part of Brompton Cemetery
 Starts at 11am
 
 West Brompton
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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