What's on in London on Sunday 26th August 2018

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Free

(Sunday, 26th Aug - 10am to 5pm)
A striking presentation of three works by the internationally-renowned artist, Emily Allchurch.

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Emily Allchurch: Visions of Architectural Fancy

Free

(Sunday, 26th 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.

2018-08-26

Somewhere in Between

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

2018-08-26

The Return of the Past: Postmodernism in British Architecture

£14

(Sunday, 26th Aug - 11am to 5pm)
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.

2018-08-26

The voyages of Captain James Cook

Free

(Sunday, 26th Aug - 11am to 6pm)
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.

2018-08-26

At Last! Votes for Women

£9.80

(Sunday, 26th 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.

2018-08-26

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.

2018-08-26

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

£11

(Sunday, 26th Aug - 11am to 5pm)
British artist Jodie Carey creates three new site-responsive installations.

2018-08-26

Jodie Carey - Sea

£16.50

(Sunday, 26th Aug - 10am to 5pm)
A major retrospective of work by the celebrated British artist and designer, Edward Bawden RA CBE (1903-89).

2018-08-26

Edward Bawden

£5.85

(Sunday, 26th Aug - 10am to 5:50pm)
See hundreds of live butterflies and moths up-close in a tropical butterfly house.

2018-08-26

Sensational Butterflies

Exhibitions opening soon


 

Regular Events on Sun 26th Aug 2018

(usually repeat most weeks)

Visit the second biggest Conservatory in London
2018-08-26
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.
2018-08-26
 

Walking Tours of London on Sun 26th Aug 2018

A 90-minute walking tour as you explore the Barbican and discover the fascinating history behind the building of the Centre and the surrounding estate.  ()
2018-08-26
Explore London with one of our fantastic Doctor Who guides on this 2 ½ hour walking tour.  ()
2018-08-26
Join Henri for a fun and fascinating walking tour around London’s trendiest neighbourhood.  ()
2018-08-26
 

Tower Bridge opening times

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Sat 1st Sep at 08:30am


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