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Top events in London on Tue 25th Dec 2018

Annual swimming event (to watch) takes place in Hyde Park's Serpentine Lake on Christmas Day
 9am to 11am
The one ice rink that will be open on Christmas Day.
 12:20pm to 6pm
If you have never seen London almost empty, this is really the only opportunity to do so all year.
 5:45am to 9am
 Trafalgar Square
Walking tour of London on Christmas Day

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

24 homes and shops across Greenwich will each open an "advent window" in December to visit around the town.
event time 6pm to 9pm
 Closing soon Wed, 2nd Jan
​Previously unseen and rediscovered archival photography of Kate Macintosh’s Dawson’s Heights housing in south London shown at the RIBA.
Dawson’s Heights: Hilltop Community
event time 10am to 8pm
 Regent Street
 Closing soon Sat, 2nd Feb

Exhibitions opening soon


Tower Bridge opening times

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Mon 31st Dec at 11:30pm