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Top events in London on Tue 12th Feb 2019

Dan Snow is joined by special guests for an exploration of love and romance across the ages.
 7pm to 8:30pm
 
 St James
2019-02-12
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HistoryHit Live
£12.00
Explore its creation, contents and hidden stories with Chris Lewis (Kings College London), Juergen Vervoorst (Head of Collection Care, the National Archives) and historian and broadcaster Michael Wood.
 7pm to 8:30pm
 
 Camden
2019-02-12
2019-02-12
Judith Robinson and Scott Pack take you on a tour of world literature in the company of some rather splendid cats.
 7:15pm to 8:30pm
 
 Camden
2019-02-12
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Celebrating the 25th anniversary of the publication of the bestselling ‘Chile: Travels in a Thin Country’, Sara joins us for an illustrated talk about Chile then and now.
 6:30pm to 7:45pm
 
 Soho
2019-02-12
2019-02-12
25 years of 'Chile: Travels in a Thin Country' with Sara Wheeler
The story of Anne Boleyn has been retold over the centuries, and her father, Thomas, is often portrayed as a grasping courtier who sacrificed his daughters to the royal bedchamber...but there is more to the story.
 7pm to 8:30pm
 
 Southwark
2019-02-12
2019-02-12
Among The Wolves of Court: the Untold Story of Thomas and George Boleyn
Drawing on her new research, Adrienne Evans delves into the complex world of modern desires.
 6:30pm to 7:30pm
 
 St James
2019-02-12
2019-02-12
'Guy candy’, desire and the future of romance
What will out future cities look like? How will transport system work, how will people move around, and how will we supply them with energy and remove their waste?
 1pm to 2pm
 
 Barbican
2019-02-12
2019-02-12
In this lecture, we will examine the phenomenon of computer vision, show how to build a computer vision system and discuss the expectations for the future.
 6pm to 7pm
 
 Barbican
2019-02-12
2019-02-12

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

A landmark exhibition on the history, art, literature and culture of Anglo-Saxon England.
event time 9:30am to 8pm
 Camden
 Closing soon Tue, 19th Feb
2019-02-12
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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
2019-02-12
2019-02-12
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
2019-02-12
2019-02-12
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
2019-02-12
2019-02-12
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
2019-02-12
2019-02-12
Explore the design and culture of contemporary videogames
Videogames: Design/Play/Disrupt
event time 10am to 5:45pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Sun, 24th Feb
2019-02-12
2019-02-12
A selection of works that demonstrate the impact of digital technology on design have been brought together in this exhibition.
Plug-in-to-the-future: Changing approaches to design
event time 9am to 6pm
 Tottenham Court Road
 Closing soon Fri, 1st Mar
2019-02-12
2019-02-12
This exhibition features over 40 original paintings from his time with the Canadian Expeditionary Force during the First World War.
Alfred Munnings: War Artist, 1918
event time 10am to 5:30pm
 Chelsea
 Closing soon Sun, 3rd Mar
2019-02-12
2019-02-12
From flamboyant uniforms to fast horses, this exhibition looks at the shared heritage between the Hungarian and British hussars.
Call in the Cavalry
event time 10am to 5:30pm
 Chelsea
 Closing soon Sun, 3rd Mar
2019-02-12
2019-02-12
Snoopy comes to London in this exhibition of Charles M. Schulz original Peanuts cartoons.
Good Grief, Charlie Brown!
event time 10am to 6pm
 Strand
 Closing soon Sun, 3rd Mar
2019-02-12
2019-02-12

Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Tuesday 12th February 2019

A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
 12:45pm to :
 
 Strand
2019-02-12
2019-02-12
 

Tower Bridge opening times

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