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Top things to do in London on Sat 6th Oct 2018
A wondrous old barn now filled with random heritage clutter -- go for the atmosphere than the objects themselves.
10:30am to 4pm
Monthly open day at one of London's more curious and delightful museums, devoted to the history of the sewing machine.
2pm to 5pm
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon
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.
This exhibition delves into the history behind the School’s creation, its iconic uniform, historic practices, and charitable benefactors.
See Ed Ruscha's modern take on the cyclical nature of civilisation, evocative of Thomas Cole's series of the same name
An open air exhibition featuring works by 25 contemporary and modern artists presented by world-leading galleries.
Discover one of America’s leading painters of the mid-19th century.
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.
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.
For the first time, Tate Modern tells the intertwined stories of photography and abstract art
An exhibition of radical self-portraiture from the 1960s to the present day.
The works of art on display span a geographical expanse from Kashmir to Kerala and a period of more than 400 years.
Exhibitions opening soon
Regular Events on Sat 6th Oct 2018
(usually repeat most weeks)
Weekend openings of one of London's largest visible Roman ruins, currently in the basement of an otherwise unremarkable office block.
A guided tour around the historic Somerset House including the vaults under the main forecourt.
Walking Tours of London on Sat 6th Oct 2018
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.
Uncover some of the locations from the James Bond films, including the latest 007 film adventure.
Let "Mike the Mod" share his first-hand knowledge of the history of contemporary music in Camden
Join Henri for a fun and fascinating walking tour around London’s trendiest neighbourhood.
This walking tour covers iconic London from a new perspective, introducing guests to the history and surprisingly dynamic modern politics of the Public Toilet.
Tower Bridge opening times
Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Sun 11th Nov at 10:10am
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