What's on in London on Tuesday 21st August 2018

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Free

(Tuesday, 21st 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.

2018-08-21

Somewhere in Between

£14

(Tuesday, 21st 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.

2018-08-21

The voyages of Captain James Cook

Free

(Tuesday, 21st 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.

2018-08-21

At Last! Votes for Women

£9.80

(Tuesday, 21st 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.

2018-08-21

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.

2018-08-21

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

£11

(Tuesday, 21st Aug - 10am to 5pm)
British artist Jodie Carey creates three new site-responsive installations.

2018-08-21

Jodie Carey - Sea

£16.50

(Tuesday, 21st Aug - 10am to 5pm)
A major retrospective of work by the celebrated British artist and designer, Edward Bawden RA CBE (1903-89).

2018-08-21

Edward Bawden

Free

(Tuesday, 21st 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.

2018-08-21

London 1938: Defending 'Degenerate' German Art

£5.85

(Tuesday, 21st Aug - 10am to 5:50pm)
See hundreds of live butterflies and moths up-close in a tropical butterfly house.

2018-08-21

Sensational Butterflies

Free

(Tuesday, 21st Aug - 10am to 6pm)
From folk remedies and tooth fairies to barber-surgeons and professional dentists, Teeth tells the tale of our pursuit of a pain-free mouth and the perfect smile.

2018-08-21

Teeth

Exhibitions opening soon


 

Regular Events on Tue 21st Aug 2018

(usually repeat most weeks)

A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
2018-08-21
A free guided tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
2018-08-21
 

Walking Tours of London on Tue 21st Aug 2018

Let "Mike the Mod" share his first-hand knowledge of the history of contemporary music in Camden   ()
2018-08-21
 

Tower Bridge opening times

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Wed 22nd Aug at 05:30pm


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