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Top events in London on Sun 7th Oct 2018

Displays and tastings, live music, bee keeping and wood turning demonstrations, a hotly anticipated baking competition, children’s activities.
 11am to 3pm
 
 Fulham
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Apple Day Celebration

Bring your conkers and take part in the 17th annual Hampstead Heath Conker Championships.
 2:30pm to 6:30pm
 
 Kentish Town
2018-10-07
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Hampstead Heath Conker Championships 2018

Step back in history and visit the terminus building of London's original international airport - in Croydon.
 11am to 4pm
 
 Croydon
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Hear from the producers of London‘s inaugural Urban Tree Festival and from the Sheffield Street Tree Festival.
 2:30pm to 4:30pm
 
 Euston
2018-10-07
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Urban tree talk

Occasional open days at Capability Brown's Gatton Park landscaped 600 acres.
 1pm to 5pm
 
 Reigate
2018-10-07
2018-10-07
A monthly opening of the Victorian museum of industrial testing equipment.
 11am to 5pm
 
 Southwark
2018-10-07
2018-10-07

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

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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2018-10-07
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
2018-10-07
2018-10-07
For the first time, Tate Modern tells the intertwined stories of photography and abstract art
 10am to 6pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Sun, 14th Oct
2018-10-07
2018-10-07
An exhibition of radical self-portraiture from the 1960s to the present day.
 11am to 7pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Sun, 14th Oct
2018-10-07
2018-10-07
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
2018-10-07
2018-10-07
An exhibition that shines a light on Kazakhstani contemporary art.

Focus Kazakhstan: Post-nomadic Mind

 11am to 6pm
 Wapping
 Closing soon Tue, 16th Oct
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2018-10-07
This exhibition explores the influence of Michael Jackson on some of the leading names in contemporary art,
 10am to 6pm
 Soho
 Closes today
2018-10-07
2018-10-07

Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Sunday 7th October 2018

Visit the second biggest Conservatory in London
 12pm to 5pm
 
 Barbican
2018-10-07
2018-10-07
A opportunity to explore the Chapel in its entirety, including some rarely seen spaces such as the Committee Room and Minister’s Vestry.
 12:15pm to 3pm
 
 Islington
2018-10-07
2018-10-07
 

Tower Bridge opening times

09:45amPaddle Steamer WaverleyDown river
07:00pmPaddle Steamer WaverleyUp river
08:00pmPaddle Steamer WaverleyDown river
01:30amMotor Vessel Dutch masterUp river