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Top events in London on Sun 26th Aug 2018

A two day festival to mark the 150th anniversary of Smithfield Markets.
 6pm to 7pm
 
 Barbican
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Each day features a 5 hour airshow, 2 hours of motoring demonstrations, car club displays and a Military Zone
 9am to 9pm
 
 Weybridge
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Take a Routemaster bus for a tour around the capital, following in the footsteps of some of the major players in the suffrage movement.
 10am to 1:30pm
 
 Barbican
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Are you a big Harry Potter or Lord of the Rings fan? Maybe you like the idea of owning your own hand carved walking stick or staff?
 9am to 4pm
 
 Broxbourne
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A two-day celebration of the food and drink produced in and around Enfield and the people that make it.
 11am to 5pm
 
 Enfield Town
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

A striking presentation of three works by the internationally-renowned artist, Emily Allchurch.
 10am to 5pm
 Holborn
 Closing soon Sun, 26th Aug
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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.
 10am to 6pm
 Camden
 Closing soon Sun, 26th Aug
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The exhibition focuses on the early, 'radical moment' of Postmodernism, which it reveals to be one of the most inventive periods in British architectural history
 10am to 5pm
 Holborn
 Closing soon Sun, 26th Aug
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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.
 11am to 5pm
 Camden
 Closing soon Tue, 28th Aug
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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.
 10am to 6pm
 Pimlico
 Closing soon Thu, 30th Aug
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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.
 11am to 6pm
 Holborn
 Closing soon Fri, 31st Aug
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This exhibition features photos drawn from a collection of around 9000 B&W photos taken in the 1960s.
 12:30pm to 3pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Sat, 1st Sep
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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.
 9:30am to 5pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Sat, 1st Sep
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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.
 10am to 5:30pm
 Bethnal Green
 Closing soon Sun, 2nd Sep
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This mini exhibition aims to narrate the stories of the children who populated Hamstead.
 12pm to 5pm
 Hampstead
 Closing soon Sun, 2nd Sep
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Sunday 26th August 2018

Visit the second biggest Conservatory in London
 12pm to 5pm
 
 Barbican
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Hackney's oldest building will be open to the public. Discover the history of the building and climb the 135 stairs for the best view of Hackney.
 2pm to 4:30pm
 
 Hackney
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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