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Friday 22nd Feb

John Boughton will give a talk on the history of London’s council housing based on his new book
 2pm to 3:30pm
 
 Clerkenwell
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

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

 10am to 6pm
 Pimlico
 Ends on Sun, 24th Feb 2019
2019-02-22
2019-02-22
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

 12pm to 5pm
 Hampstead
 Ends on Sun, 24th Feb 2019
2019-02-22
2019-02-22
This major exhibition tells the story of Ashurbanipal through the British Museum’s unparalleled collection of Assyrian treasures and rare loans.
 10am to 5:30pm
 Russell Square
 Ends on Sun, 24th Feb 2019
2019-02-22
2019-02-22
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

 12pm to 6pm
 Twickenham
 Ends on Sun, 24th Feb 2019
2019-02-22
2019-02-22
Explore the design and culture of contemporary videogames

Videogames: Design/Play/Disrupt

 10am to 10pm
 South Kensington
 Ends on Sun, 24th Feb 2019
2019-02-22
2019-02-22
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

 9am to 6pm
 Tottenham Court Road
 Ends on Fri, 1st Mar 2019
2019-02-22
2019-02-22
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

 10am to 5:30pm
 Chelsea
 Ends on Sun, 3rd Mar 2019
2019-02-22
2019-02-22
From flamboyant uniforms to fast horses, this exhibition looks at the shared heritage between the Hungarian and British hussars.

Call in the Cavalry

 10am to 5:30pm
 Chelsea
 Ends on Sun, 3rd Mar 2019
2019-02-22
2019-02-22
Snoopy comes to London in this exhibition of Charles M. Schulz original Peanuts cartoons.

Good Grief, Charlie Brown!

 11am to 8pm
 Strand
 Ends on Sun, 3rd Mar 2019
2019-02-22
2019-02-22
This exhibition explores how our built environment contributes to our physical and mental health in both positive and negative ways.
 10am to 6pm
 Camden
 Ends on Sun, 3rd Mar 2019
2019-02-22
2019-02-22

Exhibitions opening soon


 

Tower Bridge opening times

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