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Top events in London on Sat 7th Jul 2018

See 50 stand-up paddleboarders in an early morning race along the Thames at Westminster.
 9am to 10am
 
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As part of the RAF's 100th anniversary events, there will be a display of military aircraft on Horseguards Parade.
 All Day
 
 Whitehall
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A note that a tall sailing ship will pass through Tower Bridge this evening.
 7:45pm to 8:15pm
 
 Southwark
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A wondrous old barn now filled with random heritage clutter -- go for the atmosphere than the objects themselves.
 10:30am to 4pm
 
 Upminster
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Monthly open day at one of London's more curious and delightful museums, devoted to the history of the sewing machine.
 2pm to 5pm
 
 Tooting
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An ecological introduction to the large acid and neutral grasslands, open water and trees of Bushy Park including the important veteran trees.
 Starts at 10am
 
 Hampton
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This free day will be an exploration and celebration of out very diverse grasslands and the plant and animal life they support.
 10am to 5pm
 
 Bow
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Come to the Royal Society's Summer Science Exhibition and explore the science shaping our future with the people making it happen.
 10am to 6pm
 St James
 Closing soon Sun, 8th Jul
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A display of hand drawn maps by Adam Dant that feature in his new book.
 10:30am to 5pm
 Chelsea
 Closing soon Sat, 14th Jul
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The exhibition brings together their artworks, photographs, letters and personal possessions in the UK for the first time.
 10am to 5:30pm
 Russell Square
 Closing soon Sun, 15th 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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An exhibition about the 150th anniversary of the railway at Elstree.
 10am to 3pm
 Elstree
 Closing soon Sat, 21st 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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This exhibition presents the work of Cross River Partnership (CRP) and its public and private sector partners to provide Clean Air for London.
 10am to 5pm
 Euston
 Closing soon Mon, 30th Jul
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Animatronic dinosaurs come to North Greenwich
 All Day
 Greenwich
 Closing soon Tue, 31st Jul
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An exhibition brings to life the dawn of hip hop culture in a series of vibrant photographs.
 12pm to 5:30pm
 Fitzrovia
 Closing soon Sat, 4th Aug
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Saturday 7th July 2018

American street artist and legendary pop-surrealist painter Kenny Scharf returns to London with a series of new and never-before-seen artworks.
 10am to 7pm
 
 Hanover Square
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We offer tutorials to help you effectively use the web and the genealogy websites.
 10:30am to 2pm
 
 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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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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Tower Bridge opening times

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