What's on in London on Monday 27th August 2018

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

£14

(Monday, 27th 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.

2018-08-27

The voyages of Captain James Cook

Free

(Monday, 27th 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.

2018-08-27

At Last! Votes for Women

£9.80

(Monday, 27th 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.

2018-08-27

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.

2018-08-27

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

£5.85

(Monday, 27th Aug - 10am to 5:50pm)
See hundreds of live butterflies and moths up-close in a tropical butterfly house.

2018-08-27

Sensational Butterflies

£24

(Monday, 27th Aug - 9:30am to 7pm)
The summer opening of Buckingham Palace, with an art display curated by the Prince of Wales.

2018-08-27

Prince and Patron

£10.35

(Monday, 27th Aug - 10am to 5pm)
The Great British Seaside celebrates six decades of our love affair with the beach.

2018-08-27

The Great British Seaside

Free

(Monday, 27th Aug - 10am to 6pm)
See Ed Ruscha's modern take on the cyclical nature of civilisation, evocative of Thomas Cole's series of the same name

2018-08-27

Ed Ruscha: Course of Empire

£12

(Monday, 27th Aug - 10am to 6pm)
Discover one of America’s leading painters of the mid-19th century.

2018-08-27

Thomas Cole: Eden to Empire

This exhibition explores the East London Federation of the Suffragettes (ELFS) campaign for the vote.

2018-08-27

The untold story of Sylvia Pankhurst’s radical East End suffragettes

Exhibitions opening soon


 

Walking Tours of London on Mon 27th Aug 2018

Let "Mike the Mod" share his first-hand knowledge of the history of contemporary music in Camden   ()
2018-08-27
 

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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