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Thursday 30th Aug

A comic book themed late opening, featuring live artist demos, workshops and a prize for the best dressed.
 6pm to 9pm
 
 Camden
2018-08-30
2018-08-30
A suitably 18th-century evening sampling a range of 6 premium gins.
 Starts at 7pm
 
 Holborn
2018-08-30
2018-08-30
Dr Barbara Bond will draw on The National Archives’ collection revealing the methods used to get maps to prisoners, the human stories behind these maps and the significance of this collection on historical military mapping.
 6:30pm to 8:30pm
 
 Richmond
2018-08-30
2018-08-30

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

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
2018-08-30
2018-08-30
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
2018-08-30
2018-08-30
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
2018-08-30
2018-08-30
This exhibition explores Pell’s art, life, identity and search for sanctuary.
event time 10am to 5pm
 Beckenham
 Closing soon Fri, 31st Aug
2018-08-30
2018-08-30
The story of the Titanic disaster through artefacts including stories from local people, who have a connection to the ship
event time 11am to 4:30pm
 Romford
 Closing soon Fri, 31st Aug
2018-08-30
2018-08-30
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
2018-08-30
2018-08-30
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.
event time 9:30am to 5pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Sat, 1st Sep
2018-08-30
2018-08-30
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.
event time 10am to 5:30pm
 Bethnal Green
 Closing soon Sun, 2nd Sep
2018-08-30
2018-08-30
This mini exhibition aims to narrate the stories of the children who populated Hamstead.
event time 12pm to 5pm
 Hampstead
 Closing soon Sun, 2nd Sep
2018-08-30
2018-08-30
British artist Jodie Carey creates three new site-responsive installations.
event time 10am to 5pm
 Clerkenwell
 Closing soon Sun, 2nd Sep
2018-08-30
2018-08-30

Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Thursday 30th August 2018

A guided walk to discover how Suffragettes used iconic locations in the City to further their cause.
 2pm to 4pm
 
 City of London
2018-08-30
2018-08-30
Walking tour of the City, taking in stories of forgotten women workers, medieval business owners, famous queens, and 20th-century heroines.
 2pm to 4pm
 
 Barbican
2018-08-30
2018-08-30

Walking tours of London on Thursday 30th August 2018

Join Henri for a fun and fascinating walking tour around London’s trendiest neighbourhood.
 2pm to 4pm
 
 Moorgate
2018-08-30
2018-08-30
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.
 tba
 
 Barbican
2018-08-30
2018-08-30
 

Tower Bridge opening times

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