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Top events in London on Tue 21st Aug 2018

A one-night only exhibition of images exploring the state of undress.
 6pm to 9pm
 
 Hackney
2018-08-21
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How three delicate glass springs revealed the global extension of nineteenth century capitalism through the repeal of the Corn Laws.
 1pm to 2pm
 
 Picadilly
2018-08-21
2018-08-21
Sir Peter Crane will give an overview of the evolution of flowers in the age of the dinosaurs and Louise Yates will talk about how we are bringing this story to life.
 7:30pm to 9:30pm
 
 Upper Norwood
2018-08-21
2018-08-21

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

This collection of photographs taken in 2015 by architecture and design critic Oliver Wainwright offers the opportunity to step into one of the most restricted and enigmatic places on the planet Inside North Korea.
event time 9:30am to 9pm
 Soho
 Closing soon Tue, 21st Aug
2018-08-21
2018-08-21
This exhibition charts the evolution of polemic and progressive print publications and celebrates the current diverse industry of innovative independent magazines.
event time All Day
 Strand
 Closing soon Wed, 22nd Aug
2018-08-21
2018-08-21
A display of some of street artist Banksy's early works.
event time 10am to 6pm
 Hanover Square
 Closing soon Sat, 25th Aug
2018-08-21
2018-08-21
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.
event time 10am to 6pm
 Camden
 Closing soon Sun, 26th Aug
2018-08-21
2018-08-21
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.
event time 9:30am to 8pm
 Camden
 Closing soon Tue, 28th Aug
2018-08-21
2018-08-21
This two week long exhibition will contain paintings from the recently published book 'The illustrated College Herbal. Plants from the Pharmacopea Londonensis of 1618' and treasures from the Herbarium of the Pharmaceutical Society.
event time 10am to 5pm
 Camden
 Closing soon Thu, 30th Aug
2018-08-21
2018-08-21
Using a plastination process that keeps the specimens perfectly preserved, the exhibition reveals not only what lies beneath the waves, but also beneath fur, skin and scales.
event time 10am to 6pm
 Pimlico
 Closing soon Thu, 30th Aug
2018-08-21
2018-08-21
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.
event time 9am to 7pm
 Holborn
 Closing soon Fri, 31st Aug
2018-08-21
2018-08-21
This exhibition celebrates the 450th anniversary of the granting of the Tylers and Bricklayers' Company's charter by Elizabeth I in 1568.
event time 9:30am to 5pm
 City of London
 Closing soon Fri, 31st Aug
2018-08-21
2018-08-21
This exhibition features photos drawn from a collection of around 9000 B&W photos taken in the 1960s.
event time 9am to 5pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Sat, 1st Sep
2018-08-21
2018-08-21

Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Tuesday 21st August 2018

A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
 12:45pm to :
 
 Strand
2018-08-21
2018-08-21

Walking tours of London on Tuesday 21st August 2018

Let "Mike the Mod" share his first-hand knowledge of the history of contemporary music in Camden
 2pm to 4pm
 
 Hampstead
2018-08-21
2018-08-21
 

Tower Bridge opening times

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