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Top events in London on Sun 5th Aug 2018

Classic local fete taking place in Docklands on the city farm's large fields.
 10am to 4pm
 
 Poplar
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Step back in history and visit the terminus building of London's original international airport - in Croydon.
 11am to 4pm
 
 Croydon
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Occasional open days at Capability Brown's Gatton Park landscaped 600 acres.
 1pm to 5pm
 
 Reigate
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A monthly opening of the Victorian museum of industrial testing equipment.
 11am to 5pm
 
 Southwark
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Discover the links between the British Library and Karl Marx and his daughter Eleanor, through original documents from their work in the British Museum Reading Room
 All Day
 Camden
 Closing soon Sun, 5th Aug
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Pioneering Taiwanese video artist Yuan Goang-Ming continues his study of ruins, homes and dwellings in this free exhibition.
 11am to 7pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Mon, 6th Aug
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An outdoor exhibition of photographs, around the Kings Cross area of London, exploring the diversity of European Heritage.
 All Day
 Islington
 Closing soon Thu, 9th Aug
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Discover how graphic design has played a pivotal role in dictating and reacting to the major political moments of our times.
 10am to 6pm
 Kensington
 Closing soon Sun, 12th Aug
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The visual artist and Royal Academician explores “landscape” in its broadest sense
 10am to 6pm
 Picadilly
 Closing soon Sun, 12th Aug
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Through this exhibition, biomimetic design elements as well as the multilayering of fluid identities and dress are explored.
 11am to 4pm
 Bethnal Green
 Closing soon Wed, 15th Aug
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The 250th annual exhibition at the Royal Academy of Arts.
 10am to 6pm
 Picadilly
 Closing soon Sun, 19th Aug
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A display of automata from the leading makers of the last 40 years, ranging from the humorous to the macabre and from the playful to the satirical.
 11am to 4pm
 Pinner
 Closing soon Sun, 19th Aug
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This mid-career survey of the work of acclaimed South Korean artist Lee Bul – the first in London – explores the artist’s extensive investigation into the body and its relationship to architectural space.
 All Day
 Southwark
 Closing soon Sun, 19th Aug
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Mark 100 years since the iconic leader’s birth, in this exhibition about his fight for equality.
 All Day
 Southwark
 Closing soon Sun, 19th Aug
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Sunday 5th August 2018

Visit the second biggest Conservatory in London
 12pm to 5pm
 
 Barbican
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A opportunity to explore the Chapel in its entirety, including some rarely seen spaces such as the Committee Room and Minister’s Vestry.
 12:15pm to 3pm
 
 Islington
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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