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Top events in London on Tue 13th Nov 2018

A day of festive shopping and Christmas fun, including mulled wine, a Santa’s Grotto, Christmas carols, arts and crafts and much more.
 11am to 7pm
 
 Clerkenwell
2018-11-13
2018-11-13

Charterhouse Christmas Fair

Packed with facts about our countries, cities, mountains, oceans, forests and the nations that populate the globe, he’ll answer essential questions such as ‘what is the Isle of Man’s flag all about?’
 6:30pm to 7:45pm
 
 Covent Garden
2018-11-13
2018-11-13

Everything You Know About Planet Earth is Wrong By Matt Brown

The first female war photographer, Edis undertook a commission from the War Office to photograph the Western Front in the immediate aftermath of the First World War.
 2pm to 3pm
 
 Richmond
2018-11-13
2018-11-13

Mary Olive Edis and First World War photography

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

An exhibition that explores the glamorous and grotesque, disturbed and diabolical, surreal and supernatural, merciless and macabre and uncanny and undead!
 6pm to 11pm
 Whitechapel
 Closes today
2018-11-13
2018-11-13
The feature display will include war and propaganda posters issued by all sides of the conflict, including the UK, USA, Germany and Russia.
 10am to 6pm
 West Brompton
 Closes tomorrow
2018-11-13
2018-11-13
A huge display of over 70,000 miniature shrouds will remember everyone who died in the Battle of the Somme and doesn't have a grave.

WW1 Shrouds

 10am to 7pm
 Olympic Park
 Closing soon Sun, 18th Nov
2018-11-13
2018-11-13
The exhibition explores the multifaceted landscape of one of London’s most thriving boroughs and its residents.

Under Your Nose

 10am to 6pm
 Islington
 Closing soon Sat, 24th Nov
2018-11-13
2018-11-13
The Jameel Prize is an international award for contemporary art and design inspired by Islamic tradition.

Jameel Prize 5

 10am to 5:45pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Sun, 25th Nov
2018-11-13
2018-11-13
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

 9:30am to 8pm
 Camden
 Closing soon Sun, 25th Nov
2018-11-13
2018-11-13
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

 10am to 5pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Tue, 27th Nov
2018-11-13
2018-11-13
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

 10am to 6pm
 Picadilly
 Ends on Mon, 10th Dec
2018-11-13
2018-11-13
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

 10am to 5pm
 Pimlico
 Ends on Fri, 14th Dec
2018-11-13
2018-11-13
An exhibition featuring items from LSE Library collections related to the UK’s relationship in and out of the EU.
 9am to 7pm
 Holborn
 Ends on Fri, 14th Dec
2018-11-13
2018-11-13

Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Tuesday 13th November 2018

A free guided tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
 12:45pm to 1:45pm
 
 Strand
2018-11-13
2018-11-13
A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
 12:45pm to :
 
 Strand
2018-11-13
2018-11-13
 

Tower Bridge opening times

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Thu 15th Nov at 07:15pm