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Top events in London on Wed 13th Feb 2019

Hear from speakers on a range of LGBTQ+ subjects, and explore the queer histories that can be found in the Bishopsgate Institute
 6:45pm to 9:30pm
 
 City of London
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OUTing the Past, OUT in the Archives
A talk about the plans to find a burial site for the UK's nuclear waste.
 6pm to 8pm
 
 Picadilly
2019-02-13
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Julie Peakman offers a journey through the vast amount of amatory pleasures on offer in the eighteenth century.
 7pm to :
 
 Holborn
2019-02-13
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Love & Passion in the Eighteenth Century
A talk about the rivalry between Elizabeth I and Mary, Queen of Scots.
 7:30pm to 9pm
 
 Richmond
2019-02-13
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Rival Queens: Kate Williams
The Francis Crick Institute presents a special screening of record-breaking blockbuster Black Panther.
 7pm to 10pm
 
 Camden
2019-02-13
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Science on Screen: Black Panther
Eight years after the start of the global wave of movements in 2011, the political and social landscape is far from the democratic hopes of the protesters.
 6:30pm to 8pm
 
 Holborn
2019-02-13
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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 6pm
 Camden
 Closing soon Tue, 19th Feb
2019-02-13
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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
2019-02-13
2019-02-13
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
2019-02-13
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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
2019-02-13
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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
2019-02-13
2019-02-13
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
2019-02-13
2019-02-13
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
2019-02-13
2019-02-13
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
2019-02-13
2019-02-13
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
2019-02-13
2019-02-13
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
2019-02-13
2019-02-13

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