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Top events in London on Sun 2nd Sep 2018

Boat trips, craft stalls and live music, offering a host of fun both on the water and the towpath.
 Starts at 12am
 
 Islington
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View Henry Tate’s mansion Park Hill (exterior only) and explore the historic garden with its listed garden features.
 2pm to 3pm
 
 Streatham
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The free event is packed full of spectacular kite flying displays and is an opportunity for everyone to go fly a kite.
 11am to 5pm
 
 Streatham
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Join Art-Deco enthusiast Adrian Whittle and see with fresh eyes some of Streatham’s best art deco and modernist buildings
 Starts at 10:30am
 
 Streatham
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Encounter outstanding monumental architecture and final resting places of famous people.
 Starts at 2:30pm
 
 West Norwood
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A celebration event to mark the 50th anniversary of the Victoria Line.
 11am to 4pm
 
 Walthamstow
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Step back in history and visit the terminus building of London's original international airport - in Croydon.
 11am to 4pm
 
 Croydon
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Occasional open days at Capability Brown's Gatton Park landscaped 600 acres.
 1pm to 5pm
 
 Reigate
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A monthly opening of the Victorian museum of industrial testing equipment.
 11am to 5pm
 
 Southwark
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

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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British artist Jodie Carey creates three new site-responsive installations.
 11am to 5pm
 Clerkenwell
 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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A major retrospective of work by the celebrated British artist and designer, Edward Bawden RA CBE (1903-89).
 10am to 5pm
 Dulwich
 Closing soon Sun, 9th 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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This is the first ever solo Pablo Picasso exhibition at Tate Modern.
 10am to 6pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Sun, 9th Sep
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From statues and street names, to shrines and temporary artworks, Immortalised explores the variety of ways people and events have been commemorated in England, past and present.
 10am to 5pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Sun, 16th Sep
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See hundreds of live butterflies and moths up-close in a tropical butterfly house.
 10am to 5:50pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Sun, 16th Sep
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From folk remedies and tooth fairies to barber-surgeons and professional dentists, Teeth tells the tale of our pursuit of a pain-free mouth and the perfect smile.
 10am to 6pm
 Camden
 Closing soon Sun, 16th Sep
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Sunday 2nd September 2018

Visit the second biggest Conservatory in London
 12pm to 5pm
 
 Barbican
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A opportunity to explore the Chapel in its entirety, including some rarely seen spaces such as the Committee Room and Minister’s Vestry.
 12:15pm to 3pm
 
 Islington
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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