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Top events in London on Sat 22nd Sep 2018

The annual chance to visit a bazillion different buildings for free.
 All Day
 
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Tours of the the only surviving windmill in inner London
 1pm to 2pm
 
 Brixton
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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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The cemetery runs guided history and heritage walks every month throughout the summer.
 tba
 
 Manor Park
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

An exhibition of feather fans from around the world.
event time 11am to 5pm
 Greenwich
 Closing soon Sun, 23rd Sep
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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 5pm
 Euston
 Closing soon Sun, 23rd Sep
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This exhibition uncovers the intricacies of the NT’s architecture, exploring its complex composition and the layers of history that Denys Lasdun buried within it.
event time 9:30am to 11pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Sat, 29th Sep
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René Goscinny’s story is brought to life through rare original scripts, storyboards, photographs, films, sketches, dressing up stations, games, and more than a little wild boar.
event time 10am to 5pm
 Camden
 Closing soon Sun, 30th Sep
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This display explains the project, and showcases highlights of its work across the country so far.
event time 10am to 5:30pm
 Russell Square
 Closing soon Sun, 30th Sep
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The summer opening of Buckingham Palace, with an art display curated by the Prince of Wales.
event time 9:30am to 6pm
 Whitehall
 Closing soon Sun, 30th Sep
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A celebratory show that will explore the past, present and future of ice cream.
event time 10am to 6pm
 Kings Cross
 Closing soon Sun, 30th Sep
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The Great British Seaside celebrates six decades of our love affair with the beach.
event time 10am to 5pm
 Greenwich
 Closing soon Sun, 30th Sep
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An exhibition about 4 formative years in the 1980s music scene.
event time 9:30am to 4pm
 Barbican
 Closing soon Wed, 3rd Oct
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A new commission which leads the visitor through deceptive murals, cunning architectural structures and a newly commissioned film to trace the lineage of perspective across centuries and technologies.
event time 10am to 5pm
 Regent Street
 Closing soon Sat, 6th Oct
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Saturday 22nd September 2018

If you're interested in your family history, come and see all the records we hold.
 11am to 1pm
 
 Clerkenwell
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A guided tour around the historic Somerset House including the vaults under the main forecourt.
 12:15pm to :
 
 Strand
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A guided walk around the old Parish of St Pancras, the edge of London where old and new collide, to meet the old and new gods that have sprung up, and the outsiders who have disrupted time, and space, and the way we see the world.
 2pm to 6:30pm
 
 Clerkenwell
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Weekend openings of one of London's largest visible Roman ruins, currently in the basement of an otherwise unremarkable office block.
 11am to 1pm
 
 City of London
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Walking tours of London on Saturday 22nd September 2018

This walking tour covers iconic London from a new perspective, introducing guests to the history and surprisingly dynamic modern politics of the Public Toilet.
 3:30pm to 5:30pm
 
 Southwark
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Uncover some of the locations from the James Bond films, including the latest 007 film adventure.
 10:30am to 1pm
 
 Trafalgar Square
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Let "Mike the Mod" share his first-hand knowledge of the history of contemporary music in Camden
 2pm to 4pm
 
 Hampstead
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Join Henri for a fun and fascinating walking tour around London’s trendiest neighbourhood.
 2pm to 4pm
 
 Moorgate
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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
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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