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Top events in London on Fri 3rd May 2019

Join Tony Colvin as he examines the Battle of Winnekendonk, which took place during the final stages of the Second World War.
 11:30am to :
 
 Chelsea
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The Noise of Battle
An evening of talks, music and activities celebrating music in Stanley Kubrick’s films.
 6pm to 9pm
 
 Kensington
2019-05-03
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Museum Late: The Sound of Stanley Kubrick
Writer and broadcaster, Michael Rosen, takes us on a celebratory romp through our ABC’s.
 7pm to 8:30pm
 
 Camden
2019-05-03
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The Archbishop's garden is open for a few hours each month between April and September.
 12pm to 3pm
 
 Southwark
2019-05-03
2019-05-03
Monthly opening of Lambeth Palace Garden

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Ten Exhibitions That Are Closing Soon

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
2019-05-03
2019-05-03
Ara Güler, who passed away last year, was known by many as one of the greatest photojournalists of his time
Ara Güler Exhibition
event time 10am to 6pm
 Chelsea
 Closing soon Sun, 5th May
2019-05-03
2019-05-03
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
2019-05-03
2019-05-03
Admire the gardens as they are brightened by the impressive 20,000 tulips planted throughout the gardens.
Eltham Palace's Tulip Festival
event time 11:30am to 3:30pm
 Eltham
 Closing soon Sun, 5th May
2019-05-03
2019-05-03
With more than 800 images on display, this global photography exhibition presents all winning and shortlisted entries, including the Photographer of the Year, from this year’s Awards
2019 Sony World Photography Awards Exhibition
event time 10am to 9pm
 Strand
 Closing soon Mon, 6th May
2019-05-03
2019-05-03
This exhibition is the story of humanity’s ever-changing relationship with our nearest star.
event time 10am to 6pm
 South Kensington
 Closing soon Mon, 6th May
2019-05-03
2019-05-03
An exhibition of DANAD Design's trailblazing work from 1958–62, featuring their original furniture and surface designs.
DANAD Design 60th Anniversary exhibition
event time 10am to 7pm
 Hanover Square
 Closing soon Fri, 10th May
2019-05-03
2019-05-03
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
event time 9:30am to 6pm
 Camden
 Closing soon Sun, 12th May
2019-05-03
2019-05-03
This exhibition explores the art, science, ethics and technology that enables human repair and alteration.
Spare Parts - Rethinking human repair
event time 10am to 6pm
 Southwark
 Closing soon Sun, 12th May
2019-05-03
2019-05-03
Photography display exploring past and present Thamesmead through archival images from the RIBA Collections and contemporary photographs by artist Nina Manandhar.
Thamesmead: A Town for the 21st Century
event time 10am to 5pm
 Regent Street
 Closing soon Thu, 16th May
2019-05-03
2019-05-03

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Tower Bridge opening times

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