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Top events in London on Mon 27th Aug 2018

Allotment tours, food for sale, honey, and perennial flowers.
 1:30pm to 5pm
 
 Finchley
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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

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.
 9:30am to 8pm
 Camden
 Closing soon Tue, 28th Aug
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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.
 10am to 5pm
 Camden
 Closing soon Thu, 30th 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.
 9am to 7pm
 Holborn
 Closing soon Fri, 31st Aug
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This exhibition celebrates the 450th anniversary of the granting of the Tylers and Bricklayers' Company's charter by Elizabeth I in 1568.
 9:30am to 5pm
 City of London
 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.
 9am to 5pm
 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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Fifty years since the Soviet invasion of Czechoslovakia quashed the Prague Spring we look at how cartoonists in the Czech and British press interpreted the politics of the time through humour.
 10am to 6pm
 Closing soon Sun, 2nd Sep
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This display explores the changing image of the West India Regiments from their creation at the end of the 18th century up to the First World War.
 10am to 6pm
 Poplar
 Closing soon Sun, 9th Sep
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Monday 27th August 2018

A guided walk to discover how Suffragettes used iconic locations in the City to further their cause.
 11am to 1pm
 
 City of London
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Walking tour of the City, taking in stories of forgotten women workers, medieval business owners, famous queens, and 20th-century heroines.
 11am to 1pm
 
 Barbican
2018-08-27
2018-08-27
 

Tower Bridge opening times

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