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Top events in London on Sun 6th Jan 2019

A monthly opening of the Victorian museum of industrial testing equipment.
 11am to 5pm
 
 Southwark
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

New and rarely seen works from the internationally renowned South African artist Athi-Patra Ruga.

Athi-Patra Ruga: Of Gods, Rainbows and Omissions

 10am to 6pm
 Strand
 Ends on Sun, 6th Jan 2019
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Discover this year’s top picks across fashion, architecture, digital, transport, product and graphic design.
 10am to 6pm
 Kensington
 Ends on Sun, 6th Jan 2019
2019-01-06
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Francis Upritchard’s site-specific installation draws from figurative sculpture, ceramics, glassblowing and more.

Francis Upritchard Wetwang Slack

 11am to 8pm
 Barbican
 Ends on Sun, 6th Jan 2019
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Leave daylight behind and put your senses to the test in this illuminating exhibition.
 10am to 5:50pm
 South Kensington
 Ends on Sun, 6th Jan 2019
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The exhibition explores the man, his life and his unprecedented contribution to the nation’s cultural heritage.

Sir Richard Wallace: The Collector

 10am to 5pm
 Marylebone High St
 Ends on Sun, 6th Jan 2019
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Featuring 20 artists and spanning a period of roughly 50 years, the exhibition includes innovative, minimalist sculpture from the 1960s as well as recent works that extend the legacy of 'optical' minimalism in different ways.

Space Shifters

 11am to 7pm
 Southwark
 Ends on Sun, 6th Jan 2019
2019-01-06
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A display featuring iconic objects from the museum’s vast Suffragette collection, including Emmeline Pankhurst’s hunger strike medal.
 10am to 6pm
 Barbican
 Ends on Sun, 6th Jan 2019
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An exhibition that reveals sunken, forgotten letters recently recovered from a shipwreck.
 10am to 5pm
 Farringdon
 Ends on Sun, 13th Jan 2019
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The exhibition explores the day and evening styles of the decade, complemented by photographs of the stars who championed them.

 Night and Day: 1930s Fashion and Photographs

 11am to 5pm
 Southwark
 Ends on Sun, 20th Jan 2019
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This exhibition traces the development of Impressionist and Post-Impressionist paintings through a selection of over forty masterpieces.
 10am to 6pm
 Trafalgar Square
 Ends on Sun, 20th Jan 2019
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Sunday 6th January 2019

Visit the second biggest Conservatory in London
 12pm to 5pm
 
 Barbican
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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
2019-01-06
2019-01-06
 

Tower Bridge opening times

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Wed 15th May at 12:15pm