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Top events in London on Thu 6th Sep 2018

Discover truly remarkable – but surprisingly little known – collections, featuring everything from artworks to scarce anatomical preparations and ext
 5pm to 8pm
 
 Camden
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A talk on the French deportation site Drancy.
 5:30pm to 8pm
 
 Russell Square
2018-09-06
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In this evening session discover how brands such as Spotify, Innocent, Virgin and Google use words to build valuable equity.
 6:30pm to 9pm
 
 Notting Hill
2018-09-06
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History Showoff is a comedy cabaret event all about the past, where a cast of historians, archaeologists, museum folk and comedians try to make sense of the olden days.
 7pm to 9pm
 
 Southwark
2018-09-06
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Roman expert Dr Simon Elliott explores the levers of power in the Imperial Roman court, and how the women of the Imperial family were able to use them to influence the governance of the Empire.
 6pm to 8pm
 
 City of London
2018-09-06
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A talk about the lives of two of the greatest astronomers of all time, both of whom practiced their craft right here in London.
 Starts at 6:30pm
 
 Soho
2018-09-06
2018-09-06

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

A major retrospective of work by the celebrated British artist and designer, Edward Bawden RA CBE (1903-89).
event time 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.
event time 10am to 6pm
 Poplar
 Closing soon Sun, 9th Sep
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2018-09-06
This is the first ever solo Pablo Picasso exhibition at Tate Modern.
event time 10am to 6pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Sun, 9th Sep
2018-09-06
2018-09-06
The Wiener Library’s exhibition tells the story of the Third Reich’s campaign against ‘degenerate’ art and its international response.
event time 10am to 5pm
 Russell Square
 Closing soon Fri, 14th Sep
2018-09-06
2018-09-06
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.
event time 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.
event time 10am to 5:50pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Sun, 16th Sep
2018-09-06
2018-09-06
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.
event time 10am to 10pm
 Camden
 Closing soon Sun, 16th Sep
2018-09-06
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A large number of film collectables including from Star Wars and the Raiders of the Lost Ark will be on display for two weeks ahead of an auction.
event time All Day
 Southwark
 Closing soon Thu, 20th Sep
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An exhibition of feather fans from around the world.
event time 11am to 5pm
 Greenwich
 Closing soon Sun, 23rd Sep
2018-09-06
2018-09-06
Over 100 dazzling artworks and objects tells the story of a cosmopolitan empire that almost ended British rule in India
event time 10:30am to 8pm
 Euston
 Closing soon Sun, 23rd Sep
2018-09-06
2018-09-06

Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Thursday 6th September 2018

A guided walk to discover how Suffragettes used iconic locations in the City to further their cause.
 2pm to 4pm
 
 City of London
2018-09-06
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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.
 2pm to 4pm
 
 Barbican
2018-09-06
2018-09-06

Walking tours of London on Thursday 6th September 2018

Join Henri for a fun and fascinating walking tour around London’s trendiest neighbourhood.
 2pm to 4pm
 
 Moorgate
2018-09-06
2018-09-06
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
2018-09-06
2018-09-06
 

Tower Bridge opening times

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