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Top events in London on Sun 3rd Feb 2019

Watch a procession of clowns arriving for their annual church service.
 3pm to :
 
 Hackney
2019-02-03
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Annual clown's church service
One of the strangest, most twisted films of the silent era, this is the story of a man who relives the greatest humiliation of his life, day after day, in front of a paying public.
 4pm to :
 
 Barbican
2019-02-03
2019-02-03
He Who Gets Slapped (12A*) + live music by Taz Modi
Monthly(ish) open days at 250 acres of the estate originally laid out by Capability Brown.
 1pm to 5pm
 
 Reigate
2019-02-03
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Gatton Park monthly open day
A monthly opening of the Victorian museum of industrial testing equipment.
 11am to 5pm
 
 Southwark
2019-02-03
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London's newest specialist event in all things small. We gather together the top craftsmen from around the globe who specialise in dolls houses & miniatures.
 11am to 5pm
 
 Wapping
2019-02-03
2019-02-03
City of London Dollshouse Festival

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

Prepare for the unknown – on the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of ‘Spanish Flu’, this display explores how a future epidemic might hit London.
event time 10am to 6pm
 Barbican
 Closing soon Sun, 3rd Feb
2019-02-03
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Featuring over fifty works from across the world, some of which have never been on display before, Gainsborough’s Family Album charts his career from youth to maturity.
Gainsboroughs Family Album
event time 10am to 6pm
 Soho
 Closing soon Sun, 3rd Feb
2019-02-03
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See how Repton’s career unfolded in this special exhibition which brings together Red Books and watercolour paintings, many never publicly displayed before, to celebrate the bicentenary of his death.
Repton Revealed
event time 10:30am to 5pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Sun, 3rd Feb
2019-02-03
2019-02-03
The uncompromising sculpture that emerged in Britain after the Second World War
Figure Totem Beast: Sculpture in Britain in the 1950s
event time 10am to 6pm
 Pimlico
 Closing soon Mon, 4th Feb
2019-02-03
2019-02-03
A collection of US tabloid front covers, enlarged to two metres high, featuring a headline that relates to Donald Trump’s business dealings, political aspirations or personal life.
event time 11am to 7pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Thu, 7th Feb
2019-02-03
2019-02-03
Disrupting the Futurecity explores the way in which international artists are positively disrupting our cities, shaping the way we inhabit and engage with public space.
Disrupting the Futurecity
event time 11:30am to 6pm
 Soho
 Closing soon Sun, 10th Feb
2019-02-03
2019-02-03
Discover the expressive sensitivity and immediacy of Lorenzo Lotto’s portraits in the first UK exhibition of its kind
event time 10am to 6pm
 Trafalgar Square
 Closing soon Sun, 10th Feb
2019-02-03
2019-02-03
Come face-to-face with the illusion of a living Jeremy Bentham: philosopher, social reformer and inventor of the Panopticon.
Marcus Lyall: Portrait of Jeremy Bentham
event time 9am to 7pm
 Euston
 Closing soon Mon, 11th Feb
2019-02-03
2019-02-03
A landmark exhibition on the history, art, literature and culture of Anglo-Saxon England.
event time 11am to 5pm
 Camden
 Closing soon Tue, 19th Feb
2019-02-03
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One of the last Pre-Raphaelites, Edward Burne-Jones brought imaginary worlds to life in awe-inspiring paintings, stained glass windows and tapestries
Edward Burne-Jones
event time 10am to 6pm
 Pimlico
 Closing soon Sun, 24th Feb
2019-02-03
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Sunday 3rd February 2019

Visit the second biggest Conservatory in London
 12pm to 5pm
 
 Barbican
2019-02-03
2019-02-03
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
2019-02-03
2019-02-03
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.
 Starts at 1pm
 
 Barbican
2019-02-03
2019-02-03

Architecture Tours - Brutal or beautiful?

Walking tours of London on Sunday 3rd February 2019

Explore London with one of our fantastic Doctor Who guides on this 2 ½ hour walking tour.
 10:30am to 1pm
 
 Southwark
2019-02-03
2019-02-03
 

Tower Bridge opening times

Tower Bridge is not due to open today. The next scheduled opening is on Sat 16th Feb at 10:30pm