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Top events in London on Sun 28th Apr 2019

Discover the history of the building and climb the 135 stairs for the best view of Hackney.
 2pm to 4:30pm
 
 Hackney
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A monthly open day at a quirky transport museum housed in an old water pumping building.
 10am to 4pm
 
 Enfield Town
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Monthly open day at a Transport Museum

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

From Rossetti, Millais and Burne-Jones to Perry, Latham and Pecchioli, join the dreamers where reality meets imagination.

Visions and Visionaries

 12pm to 4pm
 City of London
 Ends on Sun, 28th Apr
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This exhibition showcases extraordinary animal behaviour and the breathtaking diversity of life on Earth.

Wildlife Photographer of the Year

 10am to 5:50pm
 South Kensington
 Ends on Mon, 29th Apr
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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

 10am to 5:30pm
 Forest Hill
 Ends on Tue, 30th Apr
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Showcasing the most spectacular space photography of its kind, the exhibition celebrates ten years of awe-inspiring images shot by astrophotographers worldwide.

Astronomy Photographer of the Year Exhibition

 10am to 4:30pm
 Greenwich
 Ends on Sat, 4th May
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This exhibition is the story of humanity’s ever-changing relationship with our nearest star.
 10am to 6pm
 South Kensington
 Ends on Mon, 6th May
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Explore the Library’s collection of pocket-sized friendship albums – made between the 16th and 19th centuries.

Friendship Before Facebook: Social Networks in a Pre-Digital Age

 11am to 5pm
 Camden
 Ends on Sun, 12th May
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The first major exhibition on Tudor and Jacobean portrait miniatures in the UK for over 35 years.

Elizabethan Treasures: Miniatures by Hilliard and Oliver

 10am to 6pm
 Soho
 Ends on Sun, 19th May
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This display presents six innovative projects from the collections of the RIBA and the V&A, each demonstrating a unique experiment in social housing design.

A Home for All: Six Experiments in Social Housing

 10am to 5:45pm
 South Kensington
 Ends on Sun, 26th May
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A major exhibition of works by Martin Parr, one of Britain’s best-known and most widely celebrated photographers.

Only Human: Photographs by Martin Parr

 10am to 7pm
 Soho
 Ends on Mon, 27th May
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The first ever exhibition outside of Norway of Harald Sohlberg, one of the greatest masters of landscape painting in the history of Norwegian art.

Harald Sohlberg: Painting Norway

 10am to 5pm
 Dulwich
 Ends on Sun, 2nd Jun
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Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Sunday 28th April 2019

Visit the second biggest Conservatory in London
 12pm to 5pm
 
 Barbican
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Walking tours of London on Sunday 28th April 2019

Explore London with one of our fantastic Doctor Who guides on this 2 ½ hour walking tour.
 10:30am to 1pm
 
 Southwark
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Tower Bridge opening times

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