What's on in London on Tuesday 14th August 2018

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon


(Tuesday, 14th Aug - All Day)
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.


Lee Bul

Hundreds of genuine Spice Girls stage costumes on display beside thousands of items of memorabilia and merchandise.


SPICEUP - An Exhibition About The Spice Girls


(Tuesday, 14th Aug - 10am to 6pm)
This exhibition considers how artists can give shape to the human experience, provoking ideas about our senses, our sexual health, our bodies’ limitations and reflections on our food chain.


Somewhere in Between


(Tuesday, 14th Aug - 9:30am to 8pm)
This exhibition tells the story of Captain James Cook’s three world-changing voyages through original documents, many of which were produced by the artists, scientists and sailors on board the ships.


The voyages of Captain James Cook


(Tuesday, 14th Aug - 9am to 7pm)
This exhibition concentrates on the last (and often bitter) years of the long campaign of the struggle for women's right to vote from 1908 - 1914.


At Last! Votes for Women


(Tuesday, 14th Aug - 9:30am to 5pm)
Discover the history of Bridge House Estates, the organisation that oversaw the entire construction of Tower Bridge over a century ago and continues to maintain it to this day.


The Historic Bridge House Estates

The 20th century’s most iconic and influential Nordic designs for children, from BRIO to LEGO, Marimekko and the Moomins have been brought together for the first time in this new exhibition.


Century of the Child: Nordic Design for Children 1900 to Today


(Tuesday, 14th Aug - 10am to 5pm)
British artist Jodie Carey creates three new site-responsive installations.


Jodie Carey - Sea


(Tuesday, 14th Aug - 10am to 5pm)
A major retrospective of work by the celebrated British artist and designer, Edward Bawden RA CBE (1903-89).


Edward Bawden


(Tuesday, 14th Aug - 10am to 7:30pm)
The Wiener Library’s exhibition tells the story of the Third Reich’s campaign against ‘degenerate’ art and its international response.


London 1938: Defending 'Degenerate' German Art

Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events on Tue 14th Aug 2018

(usually repeat most weeks)

A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
A free guided tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.

Walking Tours of London on Tue 14th Aug 2018

Let "Mike the Mod" share his first-hand knowledge of the history of contemporary music in Camden   ()

Tower Bridge opening times

05:55amTugsDown river
05:15amSilver WindUp river

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