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Top events in London on Tue 2nd Apr 2019

Is there such a thing as culinary appropriation in a field that relies on sharing?
 7pm to 8:30pm
 
 Camden
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Alan Brown takes us on an epic coast-to-coast trip through the wild and lonely interior of the Highlands.
 7pm to 8:15pm
 
 Soho
2019-04-02
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Overlander: Bikepacking coast to coast across the heart of the highlands
Professor Ringhand discusses how officials in the United Kingdom and the United States have approached the problem, and how they have faced surprisingly similar challenges despite the different underlying approaches to political campaign financing taken by each nation.
 1pm to 2pm
 
 Barbican
2019-04-02
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

A "lost" portrait of Charles Dickens, recently re-discovered after 174 years, will go on public display for one week.
Rediscovered portrait of Dickens to go on display
event time All Day
 Clerkenwell
 Closing soon Sun, 7th Apr
2019-04-02
2019-04-02
Collectively these portraits and stories speak across continents and generations of an extraordinary post-war emigration of women who made a leap of faith for the love of an airman.
War Brides
event time 10am to 6pm
 Colindale
 Closing soon Sun, 14th Apr
2019-04-02
2019-04-02
An exhibition that looks at how the world has tried (and often failed) to secure peace in the 20th century.
Giving Peace a Chance: from the League of Nations to Greenham Common
event time 9am to 7pm
 Holborn
 Closing soon Wed, 17th Apr
2019-04-02
2019-04-02
The Charles Dickens Museum explores the pivotal role of food in the author’s life and novels and give new insights into the experience of dining with Dickens.
Food Glorious Food: Dinner with Dickens
event time 10am to 5pm
 Clerkenwell
 Closing soon Sun, 21st Apr
2019-04-02
2019-04-02
This is the V&A Museum of Childhood’s first major exhibition to focus on fictional pirates and their influence in popular culture.
A Pirate’s Life for Me
event time 10am to 5:45pm
 Bethnal Green
 Closing soon Mon, 22nd Apr
2019-04-02
2019-04-02
A display of paintings which depict landscapes, river views and street scenes in Tower Hamlets.
Painting the Hamlets
event time 10am to 5pm
 Whitechapel
 Closing soon Thu, 25th Apr
2019-04-02
2019-04-02
From Rossetti, Millais and Burne-Jones to Perry, Latham and Pecchioli, join the dreamers where reality meets imagination.
Visions and Visionaries
event time 10am to 5pm
 City of London
 Closing soon Sun, 28th Apr
2019-04-02
2019-04-02
The exhibition features ceramic artworks dispensing scents inspired by the Horniman Gardens, and a soundscape based on the chemical processes occurring in plants and trees.
The Lore of the Land
event time 10am to 5:30pm
 Forest Hill
 Closing soon Tue, 30th Apr
2019-04-02
2019-04-02
Explore this surreal lost property office where you will uncover stories in the most unlikely places.
Unclaimed - The Liminal Space
event time 11am to 8pm
 Barbican
 Closing soon Fri, 3rd May
2019-04-02
2019-04-02
A photographic exhibition documenting the living conditions of London’s most disadvantaged children.
Bedrooms of London
event time 10am to 5pm
 Clerkenwell
 Closing soon Sun, 5th May
2019-04-02
2019-04-02

Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Tuesday 2nd April 2019

A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
 12:45pm to :
 
 Strand
2019-04-02
2019-04-02
 

Tower Bridge opening times

03:30pmSailing Barge WillUp river
04:15pmSailing Barge WillDown river