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Tuesday 30th Apr

The last 500 years of progress in maths will be reviewed, to see where it is going next and ask whether we are truly living in a mathematical Golden Age.
 1pm to 2pm
 
 Barbican
2019-04-30
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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

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

 Starts at 10am
 Forest Hill
 Ends on Tue, 30th Apr
2019-04-30
2019-04-30
Explore this surreal lost property office where you will uncover stories in the most unlikely places.

Unclaimed - The Liminal Space

 11am to 8pm
 Barbican
 Ends on Fri, 3rd May
2019-04-30
2019-04-30
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
2019-04-30
2019-04-30
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
2019-04-30
2019-04-30
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

 9:30am to 8pm
 Camden
 Ends on Sun, 12th May
2019-04-30
2019-04-30
The exhibition features twenty-four critically acclaimed projects that have pushed design boundaries through their exploration of the opportunities and challenges of timber structures.

Forest of Fabrication

 10am to 6pm
 Euston
 Ends on Fri, 17th May
2019-04-30
2019-04-30
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
2019-04-30
2019-04-30
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
2019-04-30
2019-04-30
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
2019-04-30
2019-04-30
Women were inspired to serve their country by Florence Nightingale's work. But in 1918, as WW1 approached its end, nothing could have prepared them for what was to come - the deadly Spanish Flu.
 10am to 5pm
 Southwark
 Ends on Sun, 16th Jun
2019-04-30
2019-04-30

Exhibitions opening soon


Regular Events - Tuesday 30th April 2019

A free guided tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
 12:45pm to 1:45pm
 
 Strand
2019-04-30
2019-04-30
A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.
 12:45pm to :
 
 Strand
2019-04-30
2019-04-30
 

Tower Bridge opening times

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