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Top events in London on Thu 7th Feb 2019

An evening of local maritime heritage and music, exploring the rich history of Deptford’s royal dockyard.
 7pm to :
 
 Deptford
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Medieval history has been, and continues to be, used and abused in support of nationalist causes and beliefs about racial origins.
 7pm to 8:30pm
 
 Camden
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Find out more about Wayfindr, the social technology organisation, and their mission to empower visually impaired people through inclusive and accessible audio navigation.
 6:30pm to :
 
 Southwark
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Wayfinding for people with visual impairments
Sophia Kingshill examines the complex family tree of the mermaid, from ancient images to modern media. Mythology, symbolism, romance and lechery, with a touch of fraud and a taste of salt.
 7:30pm to 9pm
 
 Holborn
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The panel considers the implications of Brexit on other countries, as well as how our friends overseas are fundamental to securing a smooth transition.
 6:30pm to 8pm
 
 Holborn
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Beverley Cook, Curator of Social & Working History at the Museum of London will reveal some of these remarkable images that so evocatively capture the spirit of those who fought so bravely to achieve votes for women.
 6:30pm to 8:30pm
 
 Bethnal Green
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The Suffrage photographs of Christina Broom, 1908-1913

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

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 9pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Thu, 7th Feb
2019-02-07
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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 9:30am to 9pm
 Soho
 Closing soon Sun, 10th Feb
2019-02-07
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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
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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
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A landmark exhibition on the history, art, literature and culture of Anglo-Saxon England.
event time 9:30am to 6pm
 Camden
 Closing soon Tue, 19th Feb
2019-02-07
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Joseph Bazalgette as Captain Sanitation! Thomas Telford as Colossus! Andy Mitchell as Infrastructo! They’re the superheroes who built, and are still building London.
Invisible Superheroes
event time 10am to 5pm
 Pimlico
 Closing soon Fri, 22nd Feb
2019-02-07
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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
2019-02-07
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An exhibition exploring the connection between Sigmund Freud and Salvador Dalí, starting from their one meeting, to which Dalí brought his recently completed painting The Metamorphosis of Narcissus.
Freud, Dalí and the Metamorphosis of Narcissus
event time 12pm to 5pm
 Hampstead
 Closing soon Sun, 24th Feb
2019-02-07
2019-02-07
This major exhibition tells the story of Ashurbanipal through the British Museum’s unparalleled collection of Assyrian treasures and rare loans.
event time 10am to 5:30pm
 Russell Square
 Closing soon Sun, 24th Feb
2019-02-07
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This exhibition brings back to Strawberry Hill some of the most important masterpieces in Horace Walpole’s famous and unique collection for a once-in-a-lifetime exhibition.
Lost Treasures of Strawberry Hill: Masterpieces from Horace Walpole's Collection
event time 12pm to 6pm
 Twickenham
 Closing soon Sun, 24th Feb
2019-02-07
2019-02-07

Exhibitions opening soon


 

Tower Bridge opening times

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