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Top events in London on Mon 24th Sep 2018

Have you ever wondered what preceded the Soho we know and love today?
 6:30pm to 7:30pm
 
 Soho
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These tours will explore the history and architecture of Lambeth’s gem of Edwardian public architecture and discuss the recent works.
 Starts at 6pm
 
 Brixton
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A talk by Dr Neil MacGregor on his new publication Living with the Gods: 40,000 Years of Peoples, Objects and Beliefs.
 7pm to 8:30pm
 
 Southwark
2018-09-24
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Discover more about the relationship between chocolate and royalty in this talk from Historic Royal Palaces’s curator, Polly Putnam.
 7pm to 8pm
 
 East Molesey
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Gothic or 'gaslight' visions of London have remained popular with cinema audiences, providing a fictional and often eerie counterpoint to the growth of the modern city.
 6pm to 7pm
 
 Barbican
2018-09-24
2018-09-24

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

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.
 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.
 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.
 10am to 5:30pm
 Russell Square
 Closing soon Sun, 30th Sep
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2018-09-24
The summer opening of Buckingham Palace, with an art display curated by the Prince of Wales.
 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.
 12pm to 8pm
 Kings Cross
 Closing soon Sun, 30th Sep
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2018-09-24
The Great British Seaside celebrates six decades of our love affair with the beach.
 10am to 5pm
 Greenwich
 Closing soon Sun, 30th Sep
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2018-09-24
An exhibition about 4 formative years in the 1980s music scene.
 9:30am to 5:30pm
 Barbican
 Closing soon Wed, 3rd Oct
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2018-09-24
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.
 10am to 5pm
 Regent Street
 Closing soon Sat, 6th Oct
2018-09-24
2018-09-24
This exhibition delves into the history behind the School’s creation, its iconic uniform, historic practices, and charitable benefactors.
 10am to 6pm
 Barbican
 Closing soon Sun, 7th Oct
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2018-09-24
See Ed Ruscha's modern take on the cyclical nature of civilisation, evocative of Thomas Cole's series of the same name
 10am to 6pm
 Trafalgar Square
 Closing soon Sun, 7th Oct
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Monday 24th September 2018

A guided walk to discover how Suffragettes used iconic locations in the City to further their cause.
 11am to 1pm
 
 City of London
2018-09-24
2018-09-24
Walking tour of the City, taking in stories of forgotten women workers, medieval business owners, famous queens, and 20th-century heroines.
 11am to 1pm
 
 Barbican
2018-09-24
2018-09-24
 

Tower Bridge opening times

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