What's on in London on Saturday 13th October 2018

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Top things to do in London on Sat 13th Oct 2018

Tours of the the only surviving windmill in inner London
 1pm to 2pm
 
 Brixton
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2018-10-13

Brixton Windmill monthly open weekend

London's lost buildings – from coaching inns and horse markets to riverside mansions and gin palaces – are the focus of a this exhibition.
 9:30am to 4:45pm
 
 Clerkenwell
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2018-10-13

Forgotten London

Join George and Vanessa for the story of the ‘Highgate Vampire’ told outside in the gloaming.
 Starts at 3pm
 
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2018-10-13

The Highgate Vampire

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

For the first time, Tate Modern tells the intertwined stories of photography and abstract art

2018-10-13

 Shape of Light - 100 Years of Photography and Abstract Art

Free

(Saturday, 13th Oct - 11am to 7pm)
An exhibition of radical self-portraiture from the 1960s to the present day.

2018-10-13

DRAG: Self-portraits and Body Politics

£12

(Saturday, 13th Oct - 10am to 5:30pm)
The works of art on display span a geographical expanse from Kashmir to Kerala and a period of more than 400 years.

2018-10-13

Splendours of the Subcontinent

Free

(Saturday, 13th Oct - 10am to 5pm)
Digital Turn is a platform for those who dare to dream about how we can better imagine, create and build the spaces we live in.

2018-10-13

Digital Turn

£22

(Saturday, 13th Oct - 10am to 6pm)
This exhibition explores the influence of Michael Jackson on some of the leading names in contemporary art,

2018-10-13

Michael Jackson: On the Wall

Free

(Saturday, 13th Oct - All Day)
Revisit 1948 and explore how the Windrush story is much more than the dawn of British multiculturalism it has come to represent.

2018-10-13

Windrush: Songs in a Strange Land

£7

(Saturday, 13th Oct - 10am to 5:30pm)
An award-winning exhibition exploring the endless ways in which colour shapes our world.

2018-10-13

Colour: The Rainbow Revealed

Free

(Saturday, 13th Oct - 10am to 6pm)
A major exhibition about the burial and funeral rites of Roman London.

2018-10-13

Roman Dead

£8

(Saturday, 13th Oct - 10am to 5:30pm)
Extreme training. Secret missions. Total dedication. Explore the hidden world of the Special Forces.

2018-10-13

Special Forces: In the Shadows

Free

(Saturday, 13th Oct - 9am to 5pm)
Uncover the mathematics behind De Morgan’s exquisite work.

2018-10-13

Sublime Symmetry

Exhibitions opening soon


 

Regular Events on Sat 13th 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.
2018-10-13
A guided tour around the historic Somerset House including the vaults under the main forecourt.
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Walking Tours of London on Sat 13th 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.  ()
2018-10-13
Uncover some of the locations from the James Bond films, including the latest 007 film adventure.  ()
2018-10-13
Hear about the history of the area and how it was transformed to host the world-famous London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.  ()
2018-10-13
Let "Mike the Mod" share his first-hand knowledge of the history of contemporary music in Camden   ()
2018-10-13
Join Henri for a fun and fascinating walking tour around London’s trendiest neighbourhood.  ()
2018-10-13
This walking tour covers iconic London from a new perspective, introducing guests to the history and surprisingly dynamic modern politics of the Public Toilet.  ()
2018-10-13
 

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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