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Top events in London on Sun 24th Jun 2018

Expect to see three large wooden chariots progress from Hyde Park Corner to Trafalgar Square.
 12pm to 5pm
 
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Over 500 vintage/classic cars/motor bikes/ scooter/military vehicles/vintage bicycles on display.
 11am to 4pm
 
 Hampton
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Artists studios on the usually private Eel Pie Island will be open to visitors for the weekend.
 11am to 6pm
 
 Twickenham
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A weekend of events to mark the reopening of the Gunnersbury Park Museum following restoration work.
 All Day
 
 Acton
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Expect a military flypast of some sort that will coincide with an event at the Bomber Command Memorial next to Hyde Park Corner.
 11:55am to 12:15pm
 
 Picadilly
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The cemetery runs guided history and heritage walks every month throughout the summer.
 tba
 
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London’s biggest annual festival dedicated to showcasing the best in comics, illustration, sequential art, and storytelling.
 tba
 
 Clapton
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Celebrating 50 years of work and friendship, four retired astronomers recount their parts played in the most exciting period in astronomy’s history.
 Starts at 5:30pm
 
 South Kensington
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

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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A display exploring the Romanian experience of the First World War.
 10am to 5:30pm
 Chelsea
 Closing soon Sun, 15th Jul
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One exhibition featuring Monet’s paintings and nothing else? That’s a rare thing.
 10am to 6pm
 Trafalgar Square
 Closing soon Sun, 29th Jul
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Discover how ancient Greek sculpture inspired Rodin to set a radical new direction for modern art.
 10am to 5:50pm
 Russell Square
 Closing soon Sun, 29th Jul
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Animatronic dinosaurs come to North Greenwich
 All Day
 Greenwich
 Closing soon Tue, 31st Jul
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Sunday 24th June 2018

Visit the second biggest Conservatory in London
 12pm to 5pm
 
 Barbican
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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.
 2pm to 4:30pm
 
 Hackney
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Leisure and Entertainment under Neon Lights!
 2pm to 4pm
 
 Soho
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Discover some of Highgate's twentieth century housing developments in this historic walk through Highgate. We will pass Lubetkin's iconic High Point flats, walk through Waterlow Park and learn of it conception, pass Highgate Cemetery and explore Abrahmam Davis's Holly Lodge Estate and Walter Segal's 1950s St Anne's Close.
 11:30am to 1:30pm
 
 Highgate
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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