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Top events in London on Tue 2nd Oct 2018

This lecture by historian Mark Greengrass explores her regnal arts in the context of the French Wars of Religion.
 6pm to 8pm
 
 City of London
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Alev Scott and Daniel Trilling come to Stanfords to discuss their new books and their first-hand experience of some of the most pressing issues of our time: migration and identity at the edge of Europe and beyond.
 6:30pm to 7:45pm
 
 Covent Garden
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Migration and identity at the edge of Europe and beyond

Alan Sked talks about his founding of the Anti-Federalist League (renamed the UK Independence Party in 1993) and introduces some of the Eurosceptic archive material in LSE Library collections.
 1pm to 2pm
 
 Holborn
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

An exhibition about 4 formative years in the 1980s music scene.
 9:30am to 7:30pm
 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.
 10am to 8pm
 Regent Street
 Closing soon Sat, 6th Oct
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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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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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An open air exhibition featuring works by 25 contemporary and modern artists presented by world-leading galleries.
 All Day
 Camden
 Closing soon Sun, 7th Oct
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Discover one of America’s leading painters of the mid-19th century.
 10am to 6pm
 Trafalgar Square
 Closing soon Sun, 7th Oct
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Holloway Prison has been an important landmark in Islington for over 150 years. Thousands of women passed through its doors until it closed in 2016. This exhibition explores their stories.
 10am to 5pm
 Clerkenwell
 Closing soon Mon, 8th Oct
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An exhibition exploring the first 30 years of the Building Centre through its archive collection.From material libraries and the Blitz, to seminal exhibitions of women architects, Spanish modernism and le Corbusier.
 8am to 6pm
 Euston
 Closing soon Fri, 12th Oct
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For the first time, Tate Modern tells the intertwined stories of photography and abstract art
 10am to 6pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Sun, 14th Oct
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The works of art on display span a geographical expanse from Kashmir to Kerala and a period of more than 400 years.
 10am to 5:30pm
 Whitehall
 Closing soon Sun, 14th Oct
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Tuesday 2nd October 2018

A free guided tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
 12:45pm to 1:45pm
 
 Strand
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A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
 12:45pm to :
 
 Strand
2018-10-02
2018-10-02
 

Tower Bridge opening times

04:45pmSailing Barge Lady DaphneUp river
05:15pmSailing Barge Lady DaphneDown river
08:00pmPaddle Steamer WaverleyUp river
09:00pmPaddle Steamer WaverleyDown river
07:15pmMotor Vessel Dutch masterDown river