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Top events in London on Tue 6th Nov 2018

Michael Palin, the winner of the 2017 Edward Stanford Award for Outstanding Contribution to Travel Writing joins us at Stanfords to sign copies of his new book Erebus.
 1pm to 2pm
 
 Covent Garden
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Michael Palin 'Erebus' Book Signing at Stanfords
Discover the fascinating story of 4,000 pearls collected for a necklace commemorating those lost in the First World War.
 7pm to 8pm
 
 Richmond
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Pearls before poppies
Jamie Susskind will discuss the publication of his latest book, Future Politics: Living Together in a World Transformed by Tech.
 6:30pm to 8pm
 
 Holborn
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

This exhibition investigates and reveals Dickens’s deep and influential interest in medicine, chemistry, geology, the energy of the Earth and the ability of science to drive change.
event time 10am to 5pm
 Clerkenwell
 Closing soon Sun, 11th Nov
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Discover the city at night through the eyes of photographers from the late 19th century to the present day.
event time 10am to 6pm
 Barbican
 Closing soon Sun, 11th Nov
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An exhibition that explores the glamorous and grotesque, disturbed and diabolical, surreal and supernatural, merciless and macabre and uncanny and undead!
event time 6pm to 11pm
 Whitechapel
 Closing soon Fri, 16th Nov
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The feature display will include war and propaganda posters issued by all sides of the conflict, including the UK, USA, Germany and Russia.
event time 10am to 6pm
 West Brompton
 Closing soon Sat, 17th Nov
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The exhibition explores the multifaceted landscape of one of London’s most thriving boroughs and its residents.
Under Your Nose
event time 10am to 6pm
 Islington
 Closing soon Sat, 24th Nov
2018-11-06
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The Jameel Prize is an international award for contemporary art and design inspired by Islamic tradition.
Jameel Prize 5
event time 10am to 5:45pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Sun, 25th Nov
2018-11-06
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Explore Michael Palin’s role in creating some of the most brilliant comedy of the 20th century through his own archive.
Michael Palin: Writer, Actor, Comedian
event time 9:30am to 8pm
 Camden
 Closing soon Sun, 25th Nov
2018-11-06
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An exhibition of the first platinum prints to be created from the original 1921 negatives and amongst the earliest images to document Everest, the people and places of the region.
Everest – A Reconnaissance
event time 10am to 5pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Tue, 27th Nov
2018-11-06
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Marking 250 years since Cook’s first voyage to the Pacific, celebrate the dazzling and diverse art of the region of Oceania, from the historic to the contemporary.
Oceania
event time 10am to 6pm
 Picadilly
 Closing soon Mon, 10th Dec
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Separating medicinal uses from medical myths, this small display looks at how our understanding of these plants has changed and investigate their use for healing today.
Healing Garden
event time 10am to 5pm
 Pimlico
 Closing soon Fri, 14th Dec
2018-11-06
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Tuesday 6th November 2018

A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
 12:45pm to :
 
 Strand
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Tower Bridge opening times

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Wed 7th Nov at 07:30pm